Upcoming Events

Pirates and Patents: An Economic History of Innovation in Europe and the United States

Wed, Oct 2, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Patents are intended to encourage innovation and accelerate economic growth. Yet, throughout history many countries have opted against patents during their most critical phase of development, often blatantly pirating foreign technologies.

Location: 211 Dickinson Hall
Audience: Princeton faculty and students
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The longest economic expansion in US history—Can it keep going?, William Dudley

Thu, Oct 10, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 399 Ruehl Family Room, Julis-Romo Rabinowitz Building
Audience: Princeton faculty and students, Open to the public
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The Euro at 20: A View from the South - John Mourmouras, Deputy Governor, Bank of Greece

Wed, Oct 16, 2019, 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm

John (Iannis) Mourmouras is Deputy Governor of the Bank of Greece with responsibilities pertaining to the implementation of monetary policy, global capital markets, payment and settlement systems, and bank resolution. He is also Chairman of the Financial Asset Management Committee, which is responsible for the Bank’s international investment...

Location: TBD
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The Triumph of Injustice, Emmanuel Saez

Tue, Oct 22, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

** RSVP Required **

 

Join us for a talk with author Emmanuel Saez about his new book, The Triumph of Injustice.

Location: 101 Friend Center
Audience: Open to the public, Princeton University faculty, staff, and students

Euro Area Architecture: What Reforms Are Still Needed and Why?

Wed, Oct 23, 2019, 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm

Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas grew up in Montpellier, France. He attended Ecole Polytechnique and received his PhD in Economics in 1996 from MIT. He taught at Stanford Graduate School of Business and Princeton University before joining UC Berkeley department of economics. Professor Gourinchas' main research interests are in international...

Organizing the World: Planning and Engineering in Cold War Europe

Thu, Oct 24, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Sandrine Kott is professor of European contemporary history at the University of Geneva since 2004. She has studied History in Paris (PhD in 1990, habilitation in 2001), the University of Bielefeld, (FRG), and Columbia (New-York).

Location: 211 Dickinson Hall
Audience: Princeton faculty and students

General Laws and the Transformation of Government in the Mid-Nineteenth-Century United States

Wed, Nov 6, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

This talk is based on Professor Naomi Lamoreaux’s ongoing research on John Wallis and fundamental changes in state constitutions in the 19th century. General histories of the United States focus almost exclusively on developments at the national level.

Location: 211 Dickinson Hall
Audience: Princeton faculty and students

Joyce Chang, Global Head of Research, J. P. Morgan

Thu, Nov 14, 2019, 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm
Location: 399 Ruehl Family Room, Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building
Audience: Open to the public
Speaker(s):

Stephanie Avakian, Co-Director, Division of Enforcement, SEC

Wed, Nov 20, 2019, 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm

**RSVP Required.

Stephanie Avakian was named Co-Director of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement in June 2017, after serving as Acting Director since December 2016. She was previously the Division of Enforcement’s Deputy Director, serving...

Location: Bowl A71, Louis A. Simpson International Building
Audience: Open to the public
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Lunchtimer with Ajay Shroff '98

Thu, Nov 21, 2019, 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm
Location: TBD
Audience: Princeton University faculty, staff, and students
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9th Annual Conference: Development Finance in Fragile States

Thu, Feb 20, 2020, 3:00 pm to Fri, Feb 21, 2020, 3:45 pm
Location: 399 Ruehl Family Room, Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building
Audience: Ticketed event

Past Events

A Conversation with Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of Ghana

Argentina Under Pressure Again: What happened? What’s happening? What’s next?, Demian Reidel, Harvard Kennedy School

Norm Champ '85, Former Director, SEC Investment Management

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