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Juan Vicente Sola on Corporatism
February 11, 2021
Juan Vicente Sola gave a lecture on the subject of the emergence of corporatism in Western European history. The transcript has been published as a Wo...
China to Seek Mass Innovation
December 30, 2020
China Daily and Asia Times reported on December 28 that China will encourage "mass innovation." Both link this initiative to "grassroots innovating" i...
Two Recent Interviews: El Clarin and Hey China!
December 04, 2020
Center Director Edmund Phelps gave two recent interviews about dynamism, innovation, and post-pandemic economies: one with Juan Vicente Sola on Novemb...
The Passing of Harold Evans
September 25, 2020
With the death on Wednesday night of Harold Evans, age 92, the Center has lost a warm supporter over the past two decades....
Tunku Varadarajan Named Center Fellow
September 22, 2020
The Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Tunku Varadarajan to a one-year Fellowship at the Center on Capitalism and Society. During this t...
Review: Edmund Phelps's "Dynamism" in the Financial Times
August 31, 2020
The new book "Dynamism" by Center director Edmund Phelps and Center members Raicho Bojilov, Hian Teck Hoon and Gylfi Zoega was reviewed in today's Fin...
Richard Sennett on Euro-Mediterranean cities in the post-pandemic era
July 24, 2020
Center Senior Fellow Richard Sennett delivered a webinar on Euro-Mediterranean cities in the post-pandemic era organized by the Union for the Mediterr...
Edmund Phelps and Juan Vicente Sola: What's the Matter with South America?
July 17, 2020
Center director Edmund Phelps and Center member Juan Vicente Sola have published a new piece in Project Syndicate: "What’s the Matter with South Ameri...
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...