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Center's 13th Annual Conference on November 9th

November 09, 2015

The Center's 13th annual conference, Steps to Mass Flourishing: Social Values and Individual Experience, was held at Columbia University's Casa Italiana from 9:15 am to 6 pm on November 9th, 2015. The event was co-organized by Center director Edmund Phelps and Center members Richard Robb and Philip K. Howard. Participants included Saifedean Ammous, Philippe Aghion, Eric Bartelsman, Amar Bhidé, Matthew Bishop, Raicho Bojilov, Luigi Bonatti, Charles Calomiris, Ian Goldin, Emma Griffin, Jonathan Haidt, Anton Howes, Lewis Lapham, Catherine L. Mann, Stefano Micossi, Abigal Noble. Luigi Paganetto, Andrzej Rapaczynski, David S. Rose, Barry Schwartz, Brian Trelstad, and Gylfi Zoega. Peter Thiel served as luncheon speaker and Peter Jungen spoke at dinner. Please click here to see a full schedule.