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Just Societies Speaker Series: Thomas Piketty

March 28, 2019
Thu, March 28, 2019 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EDT


Low Memorial Library 535 W 116th St New York, New York 10027

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The Division of Social Science is proud to present the Just Societies Speaker Series, one of the signature initiatives of Dean Fredrick Harris. These lectures spotlight the research of outstanding scholars working in a range of timely issues, including economic inequality, the experience of marginalized communities, and the impacts of policy and history on society's present and future. 

The second event of the Spring 2019 semester will feature Thomas Piketty, Professor of Economics at Ecole d'economie de Paris. Professor Piketty's lecture is entitled "Rising Inequality and Globalisation" and will take place in the Rotunda of Low Memorial Library on the afternoon of Thursday, March 28, 2019, beginning at 4:00pm.

This event is co-sponsored by Columbia's Maison Française and is free and open to all. Limited seating is available and registration is required for entry, so be sure to reserve your tickets today! RSVP here.



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