Economic History and Development Workshop

Fall 2014


Talks on Wednesday’s begin at 4pm while those on Friday begin at 3pm.







Wednesday Sept 10

Cristina Marcuzzo

On the notion of temporary and permanent causes. Lessons from the history of economic thought.


Universita di Roma 1

Thompson Hall Room 919

Friday September 26

Denny Kalyaya

Financing for Development

Executive Director

World Bank

Gordon Hall 3rd Floor Conference Room

Friday October 10

Abebe Shimeles

Launch of African Economic Outlook 2014:

Global Value Chains and Africas Industrialization

Division Manager

Research Division African Development Bank

Gordon Hall 3rd Floor Conference Room

Wednesday November 19

Jessica Gordon Nembhard

Collective Courage: A History of African American Cooperative Economic Thought and Practice

John Jay College-CUNY

Thompson Hall Room 919