ECONOMIC SOCIETY EVENT | The Role of Numbers in Re-shaping Economies

Summary

PRESENTATION

Start Date

15th Apr 2016 4:00pm

End Date

15th Apr 2016 5:00pm


Presented by

Professor Mary Morgan - London School of Economics

Join the Tasmanian Branch of the Economic Society of Australia, and the University of Tasmania for a presentation from Professor Mary S. Morgan, the Society's Eminent Speaker for 2016.

Mary Morgan is Professor of History and Philosophy of Economics at the London School of Economics. She also holds a professorial appointment at the university of Amsterdam and is a visiting fellow at the University of Pennsylvania. Her major area of scholarship is the history of economic and econometric ideas, and on economic modelling and measurement and the links to policy. Many of these strands of research are the subject of her recent award winning book, The World in the Model (Cambridge University Press, 2012).

Light refreshments will be served after professor Morgan's talk. RSVPs by 13 April 2016 are essential.

With the support of the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics, University of Tasmania.

Location: Harvard Lecture Theatre, TSBE, Centenary Building

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