Events

November 13, 2017, Washington DC
Economists for Peace and Security
At the Turning Point: Economics, Security, and American Politics.

EPS Symposium, co-sponsored by the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin will hold its 10th annual policy Symposium in Washington DC to discuss economics, and American politics as well as the economic dimensions of current critical security issues. The program will feature three panels of senior specialists who will present the elements of a program to address the most fundamental issues animating American political discourse.

Keynote address by Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT)
Special remarks from Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA)

The Partnership for Public Service Building
1100 New York Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20005

Please join us for this important symposium.
The event is free. Pre-registration is requested.

Register here

12:30pm Registration

1:00pm Welcoming Remarks: Stephanie Kelton

1:15 – 2:00
Panel One – Mideast and Russia – Changing Security Environment

2:00 – 2:45
Remarks:
Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA)

2:45 – 3:30
Panel Two – Growth, Jobs, and the Next Crisis

3:30 – 4:15
Keynote:
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT)

4:15 – 5:00
Panel Three: Future of Healthcare: Pros and Cons of Medicare for All

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October 27, NYC

A NEW “NEW DEAL” for NYC & THE USA
We Can Guarantee Jobs and Build Great Things Again in New York City and the Nation!

The New School, Theresa Lang Auditorium
55 West 13th Street, Room I-202, Manhattan
October 27, 2017, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
Register here

Welcome
Dean Will Milberg, New School for Social Research
Prof. Franklin D. Roosevelt, III, Honorary Chair, Celebrating New Deal New York City
Prof. Robert Pollack, Director, Columbia University Seminars

Introduction: Celebrating New Deal New City and Organizing to Guarantee Jobs
Trudy Goldberg, Chair, National Jobs for All Coalition

The New Deal Legacy in New York City and a Call for a New, New Deal
Dr. Gray Brechin, Founder and Project Scholar of the Living New Deal

A 21st Century Civilian Conservation Corps
Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH), Chief Sponsor, HR 2206, 21st Century Civilian Conservation /Corps Act and
Co-Sponsor H.R. 1000, 21 st Century Humphrey-Hawkins Full Employment and Training Act

Political and Economic Prospects for Achieving a Federal and a New York City Job Guarantee:
A Panel Discussion
Darrick Hamilton, New School University
Philip Harvey, Rugters Law
Stephanie Kelton, Stony Brook University, former Chief Economist, Senate Budget Committee & Chair of Economics UMKC
Randall Wray, Levy Institute, Bard College

Creating Jobs and Building Great Things Again in New York City
Hon. Letitia James, New York City Public Advocate (Invited)

Suggested Contribution, $15
Students and Low Income, Free
Includes Light Supper

More info: National Jobs for All Coalition, www.NJFAC.org