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Why Does Racial Inequality Persist: Lecture by Lindau Resident in Conservative Thought

March 29 @ 7:00 pm

The Gustavus Economic and Management Department will host Dr. Glenn Loury as a 2023 Lindau Resident in Conservative Thought in March 2023. During his visit, he will provide a public lecture, “Why Does Racial Inequality Persist.” on Wednesday, March 29 at 7 p.m.
in the Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall of Science. The lecture is free and open to the public. It will be recorded and posted on this website following the event.

An academic economist, Dr. Glenn Loury is the Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences and professor of economics at Brown University. A prominent social critic and public intellectual writing mainly on the themes of racial inequality and social policy, he has published more than 200 essays and reviews in journals of public affairs in the US and abroad.

He has published mainly in the areas of applied microeconomic theory, game theory, industrial organization, natural resource economics, and the economics of race and inequality. His books include One by One, From the Inside Out: Essays and Reviews on Race and Responsibility in America, The Anatomy of Racial Inequality, Ethnicity, Social Mobility, and Public Policy: Comparing the US and the UK, and Race, Incarceration and American Values.


March 29
7:00 pm
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Gustavus Adolphus College – Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Auditorium
Gustavus Adolphus College
St. Peter, MN 56082 United States
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