Monday, June 2, 2014 - 5:30pm to 6:20pm
Professor Philippe Aghion analyzes the effects of Schumpeterian creative destruction on subjective well-being, examining these effects across a variety of contexts and subjects.
Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 4:10pm to 6:10pm
This seminar explores the interplay between innovation and inequality, examining both the ways in which innovation has contributed to inequality in recent decades and how the nature and direction of innovation can be changed to help limit or even reverse the rise in inequality.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 4:10pm to 6:10pm
Esa Saarinen discusses the life-philosophical implications of Edmund Phelps's thinking on the Good Economy.
Monday, February 18, 2013 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
Amar Bhidé's seminar builds on the critique of mechanistic finance in his 2010 book (A Call for Judgment) but with a specific focus on liquefaction of mortgages and small loans.
Friday, October 19, 2012 - 4:10pm to 6:10pm
Nicholas Beale will present key findings from his research conducted with colleagues such as Robert M. Kay, Martin A. Nowak, and Robert S. MacKay.