Tickets are $50 ($15 for FIT alumni) and include hardcover copies of the books The Price of Inequality by Joseph Stiglitz and End This Depression Now by Paul Krugman.
Robert Johnson, executive director of the Institute for New Economic Thinking
Joseph Stiglitz is a professor of economics at Columbia University. Stiglitz is the former senior vice president and chief economist of the World Bank. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2001.
Paul Krugman is a professor of economics at Princeton University and an op-ed columnist for The New York Times. Krugman has written over 20 books and more than 750 columns on economic and political issues for the Times. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2008.
The program is presented in partnership with the Institute for New Economic Thinking.