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Announcing "Bureaucracy vs. Democracy" Forum
February 19, 2019
The Center on Capitalism and Society at Columbia University and Common Good will co-host a morning forum, "Bureaucracy vs....
Italy's Policy Challenges: In Search of a New Course
February 05, 2019
Giovanni Tria, Minister of Economy and Finance of Italy, delivered a special lecture at the Center on Capitalism and Society on January 31, 2019....
Footage Available from 16th Annual Conference "The Economic Consequences of Mr. Trump"
October 30, 2018
Couldn't make it to the 16th annual conference on Septemebr 17, 2018? Footage from "The Economic Consequences of Mr....
New collaboration with Project Syndicate: 5 Economists on the Economy Under Trump
October 24, 2018
Project Syndicate, in collaboration with the Center, published "The Economic Consequences of Mr....
Press for "The Economic Consequences of Mr. Trump"
October 11, 2018
The Financial Times, XinHua News, Die Presse and Columbia Business School have recently published pieces on the 16th annual conference of the Center o...
Neil deGrass Tyson and Avis Lang reference the Center on Capitalism and Society in New Book
September 18, 2018
"[In February of 2009,] an international group of distinguished economists, officials, and academics met under the auspices of Columbia University’s C...
Saifedean Ammous on "The Bitcoin Standard"
April 23, 2018
Saifedean Ammous's new book The Bitcoin Standard: The Decentralized Alternative to Central Banking will be published by Wiley on April 24th. Ammous an...
Edmund Phelps Named Among China's 40 Most Influential Foreign Experts
April 16, 2018
Center Director Edmund Phelps was named as one of China's 40 most influential foreign experts by China's State Administration of Foreign Experts Affai...
Phelps compares China's decision to refrain from support of firms facing new entrants to the West's frequent social protection of incumbents from competition
March 05, 2018
In an op-ed piece published today by Project Syndicate, Edmund Phelps points out that China, two years ago, adopted a policy to refrain from protectin...
Premier Li Keqiang Remarks on the Importance of Phelps's "Mass Flourishing" in China's New Era of Innovation
February 07, 2018
On February 5, 2018, Edmund Phelps attended and spoke at a meeting of Foreign Experts with Premier Li Keqiang of China's State Council at the Great Ha...