2008 Spring Colloquia

Submitted by Stephanie N. Brown

Reducing Global Poverty - April 2-3

Join NYU economics professor and former research economist at the World Bank William Easterly and 2001 Nobel Prize winner, Columbia University economics professor and Amherst alumnus Joseph Stiglitz ‘64 to discuss and debate the importance of and strategies for “Reducing Global Poverty.”

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Reinstituting the National Draft - April 4-5

Acclaimed author, Boston University professor of international relations and former U.S. Army Colonel Andrew Bacevich and author, 2004 presidential candidate and retired four-star U.S. Army General Wesley Clark come to campus to discuss and explore the history and future of the National Draft.

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