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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...
Our Journal, 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...
Amar Bhidé Holds Seminar on Practical Knowledge
October 14, 2016
On Thursday, October 20th, Center member Amar Bhidé gave a seminar titled "Practical Knowledge." Bhidé spoke on some hypotheses he has developed about...
Edmund Phelps in the WSJ: "Hard Truths About Easy Money"
September 08, 2016
On September 8th, the Wall Street Journal published Center director Edmund Phelps's "Hard Truths About Easy Money," based on his examination of Fed po...
Common Good Launches Take Charge Campaign
August 17, 2016
Common Good, the nonpartisan reform coalition chaired by Center Adjunct Senior Research Scholar Philip K. Howard, recently launched Take Charge....
Op-Eds by Center Members Amar Bhidé and Joseph Stiglitz Featured in the FT
August 16, 2016
A recent issue of the Financial Times featured op-eds by two Center members, Amar Bhidé and Joseph Stiglitz. Bhidé's piece, "Easy Money Is a Dangerous...