Invisible Hand Seminar

The Man within the Breast, the Supreme Impartial Spectator, and Other Impartial Spectators in Adam Smith’s The Theory of Moral Sentiments

Saturday, April 20, 2019 4:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Buchanan Hall (formerly Mason Hall), D180

Led and organized by Daniel Klein (dklein@gmu.edu)

This seminar serves the Adam Smith program community, and gives a forum for graduate students to develop and present their work. Contact me to receive the paper.

It is OK to attend without having read the paper.

We go to dinner afterward.

Select Saturdays 4:00 - 5:45, Buchanan Hall D180

 

SPRING 2019:

Funding provided in part by the Institute for Humane Studies.

 

Saturday, April 20:

Daniel Klein, George Mason University:

The Man within the Breast, the Supreme Impartial Spectator, and Other Impartial Spectators in Adam Smith’s The Theory of Moral Sentiments 

Coauthored with Erik Matson and Colin Doran, link to paper at SSRN

 

Saturday, April 27:

Helena Rosenblatt, Professor of History, City University of New York:

The Lost History of Liberalism: From Ancient Rome to the Twenty-First Century (Princeton UP, 2018). Link to Amazon page