IHS Talk: "Capital and Inequality: Up from Piketty," by James K. Galbraith, LBJ School, UT Austin
Mon, September 15, 2014 • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM • GAR 4.100
James K. Galbraith holds the Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. Chair in Government/Business Relations at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author of The End of Normal: The Great Crisis and the Future of Growth, forthcoming from Simon & Schuster, September 2014.
Mark Metzler, Professor of History and Asian Studies, and
IHS Program Coordinator 2014-15, UT Austin
Suggested reading for this talk:
James K. Galbraith, "Kapital for the Twenty-First Century?", Dissent, Spring 2014
Those wanting further detail can turn to:
Galbraith, et al., "The UTIP Global Inequality Data Sets 1963-2008"
Professor Galbraith's website, with links to many of his publications:
Free and open to the public. RSVP required. To RSVP, please email Courtney by 9 a.m., Friday, Sep. 12.