Spring 2013 Business History Forum

Posted by Bernice Jusino on January 11th, 2013 :: Filed under Student Events,Student Services  
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Please join us for the Spring 2013 Business History Forum speaker series at Columbia University, presented by the Rare Book & Manuscript Library and the Herbert H. Lehman Center for American History, with additional co-sponsors listed below.
 
All events are free and open to the public but require registration at cul-events@columbia.edu.
 
All sessions take place in 523 butler Library from 6:30-8:00 pm, unless otherwise noted.  
 
For questions please email Eric Wakin, etw2@columbia.edu.
 
February 11, 2013 (Monday)
Kurt Schuler
Senior Fellow, Center for Financial Stability; Economist, U.S. Department of the Treasury
“The Bretton Woods Transcripts: New Findings”
Cosponsor:  Program for Economic Research, Department of Economics
 
March 11, 2013 (Monday)
Guy Gugliotta
Author of Freedom’s Cap: The United States Capitol and the Coming of the Civil War
“The Business of Building the United States Capitol”
 
April 10, 2013 (Wednesday)
Charles Bagli
The New York Times
“Other People’s Money: Inside the Housing Crisis and the Demise of the Greatest Real Estate Deal Ever Made”
Center for Sustainable Urban Development, Earth Institute;  Paul Milstein Center for Real Estate, Columbia Business School; Urban Planning Program, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation
 
April 16, 2013 (Tuesday)
Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Professor of Economics and History, Yale University
“’Corporations are People Too’:  The Strange History of Corporations and the Fourteenth Amendment
Co-Sponsor: The Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy, Columbia Business School and Columbia Law School

 

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