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Past Events

Nov18

Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics Double-Header

Friday, November 18, 2011 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Founder's Hall, Room 478, Arlington, VA

The Workshop in Philosophy, Politics & Economics hosted by Peter J. Boettke, Department of Economics, invites you to attend the presentations by Pierre Garrouste of the University of Nice on "Written Feedback and Dictator's Behavior: Some Experimental Evidence," from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The PPE will also host a presentation by Ed Lopez of San Jose State University on "The Problem with the Hold out Problem," from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Both PPE presentations will be on Friday, November 18th, in Founders Hall, Room 478, Arlington, VA.

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Nov17

Economics Community Forum: Central Banking and the Sovereign Debt Crisis

Thursday, November 17, 2011 7:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Innovation Hall, 103

The Department of Economics Chairman is pleased to announce the first in a new series of events from the George Mason University Economics Department. Our Economics Community Forum events will address important economic issues of our time, and we hope that you will attend these informative and engaging conversations. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Nov16

Public Choice Seminar with Alexander Field

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM
Carow Hall, Lecture Hall

The Seminar Series, now over 30 years old, invites scholars from around the world to share their work in a formal lecture which is followed by a rigorous question and answer session and a light dinner. The Fall 2011 will be hosted by Drs. Garett Jones and Noel Johnson and coordinated by Jane Perry. All papers made available will be posted on this site for downloading. For more information call the Center: (703) 993-2330.

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Nov12

Invisible Hand Seminar Graduate Student Seminar

Saturday, November 12, 2011 4:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Enterprise Hall, Room 318

Dr. Klein has initiated this seminar to give a forum for graduate students to develop and present their work. Prior to each seminar meeting, the paper will be emailed to those who opt in to the distribution email list (Contact Dr. Klein at dklein@gmu.edu to receive the paper). The seminar is conducted in a manner that does not presuppose that attendees have read the paper. The custom has been to go to Bryon's afterward.

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Nov9

Public Choice Seminar with Geoffrey Sayre-McCord

Wednesday, November 9, 2011 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM
Carow Hall, Lecture Hall

The Seminar Series, now over 30 years old, invites scholars from around the world to share their work in a formal lecture which is followed by a rigorous question and answer session and a light dinner. The Fall 2011 will be hosted by Drs. Garett Jones and Noel Johnson and coordinated by Jane Perry. All papers made available will be posted on this site for downloading. For more information call the Center: (703) 993-2330.

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Nov4

PPE Workshop featuring Sylvia Nasar

Friday, November 4, 2011 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Hazel Hall, Room 121, Arlington

The Mercatus Center at George Mason University invites you to a PPE Lecture featuring Professor Sylvia Nasar. During this lecture, Professor Nasar will discuss her new book, Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius.

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