The Continuing Unemployment Crisis: Causes, Cures, and Questions for Further Study Lecture and Panel

April 12, 2011

Co-sponsored by the law school’s Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Work & Social Capital; the Center for Social Development; the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government & Public Policy; Center for New Institutional Social Sciences; and the George Warren Brown School of Social Work’s Youngdahl Lecture Series, Washington University 


 

Keynote Speaker:

CHRISTINA ROMER- Class of 1957 - Garff B. Wilson Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley
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Panelists:

MARION CRAIN, Wiley B. Rutledge Professor of Law and Director, Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Work & Social Capital, Washington University School of Law
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WILLIAM EMMONS, Research Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and Adjunct Professor of Finance at Olin Business School, Washington University
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STEVEN FAZZARI, Professor of Economics and Associate Director, Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government & Public Policy, Washington University
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MICHAEL SHERRADEN, Benjamin E. Youngdahl Professor of Social Development and Director, Center for Social Development, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University
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Moderator:

MURRAY WEIDENBAUM, Honorary Chairman of the Weidenbaum Center and Edward Mallinckrodt Distinguished University Professor, Washington University 

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