The Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy (ISERP) is closed in accordance with the University’s COVID-19 policy.  Please click here for additional information and guidance for students, affiliates, and employees.

Past Events

Two Hegemonic Restructuring Projects in Diachronic Perspective: America’s Marshall Plan (1948-1951) and China’s Belt & Road Initiative (2013-)

Friday, November 30, 2018 - 09:00
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST


East Gallery, Buell Hall 515 West 116th Street New York, NY 10027

The conference will bring together scholars of International Relations and History from China, Europe, and the United States to examine the historical legacy and contemporary relevance of the US-led European Recovery Plan (Marshall Plan) of the 1940s and the Chinese-led Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) of the present day.


“How International, Transnational, and Global History Conquered the World”

Friday, November 30, 2018 - 09:00 to Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 05:00
9AM - 5PM


Heyman Center

Cognition and Decision Seminar Series - Tom Griffiths

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 04:15
4:15 pm - 5:30 pm


Greene Science Center, 9th floor Lecture Hall

The Cognition and Decision Seminar Series brings together scholars from economics, psychology, neuroscience and other fields who are united by an interest in the cognitive mechanisms involved in decision making and related behavior, and the ways in which a better understanding of these mechanisms can lead to more accurate models of human behavior and more effective public policies.

Poverty Tracker 101: An Introduction to a New Dataset Tracking Poverty and Hardship in NYC

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 12:00
12:00 - 1:00 PM


Columbia University School of Social Work 1255 Amsterdam Avenue, Room C06


Building Resilience Against Health Catastrophes

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 08:30
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM


560 W 168th Street, 7th Floor Columbia University Irving Medical Center School of Nursing



Don't want to miss our interesting news and updates! Make sure to join our newsletter list.

* indicates required

Contact us

For general questions about ISERP programs, services, and events.