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URPE at LEFT FORUM

NYC, May 29 - 31, 2015
John Jay College of Criminal Justice, NYC
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URPE at SEA
(Southern Economic Association)

New Orleans, November 21 - 25, 2015
Call for Papers: Deadline is May 1, 2015

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URPE at ASSA
(Allied Social Science Associations)

San Francisco  •  January 3-5, 2016
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Call for Papers: Deadline is May 1, 2015
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URPE at EEA
(Eastern Economic Association)

2016 in Washington DC, date TBA
(material below from 2015 meetings)
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Call for Papers: Deadline is November 15, 2014
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Member Activities Update

See our MEMBER ACTIVITES page to see what members have been up to recently. This column is the latest activities. Also see Member Books

David Fields of the University of Utah has written two chapters in The Encyclopedia of Central Banking published by Elgar, one on Classical Dichotomy,  and on Dollar Hegemony. (March 28, 2015)

Thomas Lambert and Ed Kwon of Northern Kentucky University have written “Monopoly Capital and Capitalist Inefficiency,” appearing in the International Review of Applied Economics. (March 28, 2015)

An interview with Robin Hahnel of Portland State University  on the Fed and pressure to raise interest rates appeared on realnews.com on March 20, 2015. (March 28, 2015)

Heidi Hartmann was quoted in the March 12, 2015 Wall Street Journal article A New Way to Use a Prenup. The agreements are increasingly being used in second marriages between people of equal wealth.  “There is now a substantial minority [of women] who outearn their husbands,” says Heidi Hartmann, president of the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, a Washington-based think tank. “If you have high earnings and that retirement account, and even some assets built up in your own business, you sure are going to protect it.”

Aristidis Bitzenis, Nikolaos Karagiannis, and John Marango have edited. Europe in Crisis: Problems, Challenges, and Alternative Perspectives just published by Palgrave Macmillan.

Brian Snyder has sent URPE syllabi for three courses Modern Economics Systems, Principles of Macroeconomics, and  Principles of Microeconomics for our our course syllabi page.

Hardy Hanappi, has edited South-East Europe in Evolution published by Routledge.

The syllabus for Zdravka Todorova's undergraduate course, Political Economy of Women. can now be seen on our course syllabi page.

The syllabus for Carmen Diana Deere's undergraduate course, Gender in Latin American Development can now be seen on our course syllabi page. 

Julie Matthaei has published The time for a new economics is at hand: The crises we now face illustrate the limits of neoclassical orthodoxy in Al Jazeera,  March 8, 2015.

David M. Fields has informed us of a March 10,  2015 article on the marginalization of heterodox economics at the University of Manitoba by the student newspaper there.


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Also see Member Books