Skip to main content
Columbia University Home
The Center on Capitalism and Society
President Obama and Edmund Phelps Speak on Environment
October 16, 2017
At the Second Green Economy Summit, held on October 5-6 in Córdoba, Argentina, former President Obama and Center Director Phelps spoke on slowing or e...
Gylfi Zoega et al. on "Populism and Trust in Europe"
August 23, 2017
Center Foreign Member Gylfi Zoega "analyses the roots of the decline in trust in both national and European political institusions and asks whether, a...
Mass Flourishing in "French Culture"
May 19, 2017
Edmund Phelps is touring Barcelona and Paris to participate in the promotion of the publication of Una Prosperidad Inaudita and La Prospérité de Masse...
New Issue of Capitalism & Society
May 09, 2017
We are pleased to announce a new issue of Capitalism & Society, featuring papers by Edmund Phelps, Pankaj Ghemawat and Werner Erhard and Michael C...
Richard Sennett Appointed Center Fellow
March 13, 2017
The Center is thrilled that Richard Sennett, renowned pioneer in social theory, has accepted the position of Center Fellow at the Center on Capitalism...
Capitalism and Society Will Have a New Editorial Board
March 03, 2017
The Center announced last week the appointment of Rebecca Berlow to the position of Editor-in-Chief and the appointment of Peter Pazzaglini and Saifed...
Edmund Phelps Warns Trump Against Managing the Economy
January 18, 2017
Edmund Phelps published an article in yesterday's Project Syndicate entitled "Trump, Corporatism, and the Dearth of Innovation." You can read the piec...
Wolfgang Münchau: "The curse of our time is fake maths"
January 18, 2017
"Economic models have their uses," Wolfgang Münchau writes. "But nobody can see through the fog of the future....
Special Issue of Capitalism and Society
December 19, 2016
The Members of the Center are pleased to announce a new issue of Capitalism and Society, an Open Access journal published in close collaboration with ...
Center Holds 14th Annual Conference: Agency, Prospering, Progress, and the Working Class
November 21, 2016
On November 18th, the Center held its 14th annual conference, Agency, Prospering, Progress, and the Working Class, at Columbia's School of Internation...