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Economists for Peace & Security
Annual Dinner

This year EPS will be honoring

James K. Galbraith

Saturday, January 6, 2018
6:30 - 10:00pm
Marriott Philadelphia Downtown

Host committee:
Michael Bernstein
Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira
Eugenia Correa
Gary Dymski 
Jan Kregel
Mariana Mazzucato
Aleksandr Nekipelov
Richard Parker
Robert Reich
Jeffrey Sachs
Anwar Shaikh
Joseph Stiglitz
Lawrence Summers
Yanis Varoufakis

More information available here.

EPS at The ASSA/AEA Annual Meetings

Philadelphia, PA
January 5 - 7, 2018

Are Trump Administration policies improving domestic security?

Chair: Thea Harvey-Barratt
James K. Galbraith
William Darity
Pavlina Tcherneva
Teresa Ghilarducci

Are Trump Administration policies improving international security?

Chair: Richard Kaufman
Linda Bilmes
Jennifer Olmsted
Sam Perlo-Freeman
David Firestein

More information available here.


Economists for Peace and Security evaluates the economic impacts of security policies, and the security impacts of economic policies. We promote non-military solutions to world challenges, and more broadly work towards freedom from fear and want for all.

EPS Symposium, co-sponsored by the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin:

At the Turning Point: Economics, Security, and American Politics

With keynote address by

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT)

and special remarks from
Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA)

November 13, 2017

In case you missed it

Video is available here