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Schwartz Lecture Series

August 5, 2022

The Schwartz Lecture is an annual event within the Economics Department at The New School for Social Research that features a major public figure in economic policy. 

Past speakers include:

  • Suresh Naidu, Associate Professor of International and Public Affairs and Economics, Columbia University 
  • Heather Boushey, member of the Council of Economic Advisers 
  • Tomas Piketty, Professor, L’École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales
  • Robert Gordon, Stanley G. Harris Professor of the Social Sciences, Northwestern University
  • Greg Smith, Senior Economist, World Bank’s Global Practice for Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management
  • Tom DiNapoli, New York State Comptroller 
  • Andy Stern, President Emeritus, Service Employees International Union
  • Guy Standing, Professor of Development Studies, SOAS University of London
  • Laura Tyson, Professor, University of California, Berkeley
  • Brad DeLong, Professor of Economics, University of California at Berkeley
  • Robert Solow, Professor Emeritus of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology