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Public Lecture - Hooker Distinguished Visiting Professor for 2022

The Department of Economics welcomes Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Owen Zidar, from Princeton University as our 2022 Hooker Distinguished Visiting Professor.

Sep 29, 2022

 

Public Lecture:  Capitalists in America: The Untold Story of the Rich, their Origins, and their Influence

Picture a rich American. Most people think of Wall Street suits, Titans of Tech, or celebrities, but in reality, there’s a hidden world of Capitalists in America who outnumber and collectively out earn the financiers and founders in Forbes. This lecture tells the story of the innumerable multitude of unheralded business owners who prevail at the top of every town in America and shape our economy and our politics.

Thursday, October 20, 2022

3:30 – 5:00 p.m. DSB 505

Reception to follow in Alumni Hall

Registration is limited, please register early at https://forms.office.com/r/WjXL1neDGp

 

Free and opened to the public.