Economics & Theology

Michael Sandel: The Moral Limits of Markets

A special event with Harvard professor and Institute for New Economic Thinking Senior Fellow Michael Sandel. 
 
Sandel discusses his recent book, What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets, in conversation with students, Institute President Rob Johnson, and Union Theological Seminary President Serene Jones.
 

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Economics and Theology

The Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) and Union Theological Seminary (UTS) are hosting the fifth episode of their innovative “Economics and Theology” discussion series at 6 PM on Tuesday May 14, 2013, in New York City.

The event features INET Executive Director Rob Johnson in conversation with UTS Professor Cornel West on “Improvising in the Void: Recreating an Economics That Serves Society.” A description of the event is below: Read more

Economics and Theology: Amartya Sen

The Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) and Union Theological Seminary are hosting the fourth episode of their innovative “Economics and Theology” discussion series at 6 PM on Wednesday April 24, 2013, in New York City. The event will feature Nobel laureate Amartya Sen in conversation with leading theologians, including Cornel West, and with INET Executive Director Rob Johnson.  Read more

Economics and Theology: Sachs

This is an archive of the live stream - a high quality version will be realeased shortly!

 

Economics and Theology Lecture Series

The first event in the “Economics & Theology” series was held on September 19, 2012, and featured a wide-ranging conversation with Nobel Prize–winning economist Joseph Stiglitz about the intersection of economics with hope, happiness, death, suffering, values, grace, and evil. Stiglitz was joined in the discussion by Union Theological Seminary President Rev. Dr. Serene Jones, INET Executive Director Rob Johnson, Union Professor of Social Ethics Gary Dorrien, and Betty Sue Flowers, former director of the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum and Emeritus Professor at the University of Texas.


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