The Departments of History, Politics and Economics are pleased to present Professor Martin Hart-Landsberg, a leading expert on East Asian economics and globalization, who will speak on two major issues:
WHY UNIONS MATTER
Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 11:30 AM
Willamette U. campus | Eaton Hall 211 (map: C.5/1+)
There will make a short presentation followed by a discussion.
WHAT LIES AHEAD? TRUMP, GLOBALIZATION, AND THE U.S. ECONOMY
Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 7:00 PM
Willamette U. campus | Eaton 209 (map: C.5/1+)
I hope you can take advantage of this exciting opportunity to discuss how the next few years might unfold.
Refreshments will be provided at the evening presentation.
Martin Hart-Landsberg is Professor Emeritus of Economics at Lewis and Clark College, Portland, Oregon; Adjunct Professor in the Labor Studies Program at Simon Fraser University, Canada; and Adjunct Researcher at the Institute for Social Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, South Korea. His areas of teaching and research include political economy, economic development, international economics, and the political economy of East Asia. His most recent works include Capitalist Globalization: Consequences, Resistance, and Alternatives (2013), and, with Seongjin Jeong and Richard Westra, he co-edited Marxist Perspectives on South Korea in the Global Economy (2007).
Bill Smaldone, Chair, International Studies