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Cancellation announcement: October 5th conference
July 08, 2020
We are sorry to announce that present conditions make it impossible for the Center on Capitalism and Society to hold its October 5th conference, Inequ...
Dynamism: The Values That Drive Innovation, Job Satisfaction, and Economic Growth
May 05, 2020
Edmund Phelps's latest book, coathored with Raicho Bojilov, Hian Teck Hoon and Gylfi Zoega, is now available from Harvard University Press. Nobel Laur...
Norman Mintz Obituary
April 08, 2020
We are sad to inform our members and friends of the passing of Norman Mintz, for many years the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs under Pr...
Frydman and Phelps: Beating the Coronavirus Is the Best Stimulus
April 07, 2020
A new piece by Roman Frydman and Edmund Phelps appeared last night in the online edition of the Wall Street Journal....
Frydman and Phelps on Ensuring the Survival of Post-Pandemic Economies
March 24, 2020
Project Syndicate has published "Insuring the Survival of Post-Pandemic Economies" by Roman Frydman and Edmund Phelps....
Paul Steiger Joins Center Advisory Board
January 06, 2020
The Center on Capitalism and Society is pleased to welcome Paul Steiger to the Center's Board of Advisors. Mr....
Sandra Navidi Joins the Center as a Member
January 03, 2020
The Center is proud to announce that Sandra Navidi has become a member of the Center on Capitalism and Society. Ms....
Phelps's Berlin Wall Speech, published by Project Syndicate, is now available in full on our website
November 22, 2019
Edmund Phelps's speech in Berlin on the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, which was published as an Op-Ed in Project Syndicate, is now ...
"Willful" by Richard Robb
November 18, 2019
Richard Robb has published a groundbreaking new book: "Willful: How We Choose What We Do." The book is a revelatory alternative to the standard econom...
Michael Liss on "Progressivism, Socialism, Nationalism"
October 15, 2019
At 3 Quarks Daily, author Michael Liss has published a thorough piece on the Center on Capitalism and Society's October 7th annual conference, "Progre...