SCEPA welcomed Suresh Naidu, Professor of Economics and Public and International Affairs at Columbia University, for our annual Schwartz Lecture. Professor Naidu presented, "Terms of Service: Monopsony in Labor Markets from American Slavery to Amazon Mechanical Turk." His presentation is available here.
SCEPA's annual Irene & Bernard L. Schwartz Lecture works to contribute to discussion of the crucial policy issues facing the U.S. and world economies by bringing a distinguished speaker or panel to the university. Past speakers include Heather Boushey, Thomas Piketty, Paul Krugman, Robert Rubin, Andy Stern and Laura Tyson.