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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...
Senior Fellow Richard Sennett Named Officer of the British Empire
January 03, 2018
Center Senior Fellow Richard Sennett has been named an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) by the Queen of England in reco...
"We can't predict the effect of the tax bill on investment and growth" by Frydman and Phelps
December 20, 2017
The Republican tax bill has incited heated debate, not least among economists.Some have entered this controversy with precise predictions of the bill’...
"What Martin Luther Says About Capitalism": The Wall Street Journal on the Center's 15th annual conference
November 03, 2017
On November 2, The Wall Street Journal published an article by James Mackintosh entitled "What 500 Years of Protestantism Teaches Us About Capitalism'...
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...