Full Employment, Social Welfare, and Equity

  • Founded
    1987
  • Seminar Number
    613

The seminar focuses on the analytical and policy issues related to full employment, social welfare, and equity. These include crossnational perspectives, primarily in other industrialized economies. The purpose is to identify and clarify the more difficult and central intellectual questions which relate to and affect the national commitment and capability to assure full employment, social welfare, and equity over long periods.


Co-Chairs
Dr. Sheila Collins
ecointegrityprof@gmail.com

Dr. Helen Lachs Ginsburg
helenginsburg@yahoo.com

Dr. Gertrude S. Goldberg
trudygoldberg@msn.com

Rapporteur
Aggie Meiping Sun
ms4196@columbia.edu


Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.

Welcome

Meetings

09/25/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:15 PM
Share America: A Radical New Deal
Joseph Wilson, Brooklyn College, CUNY
Abstract




10/27/2017 The New School, Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, 55 West 13th Street, Room I-202
5:00 PM
CONFERENCE: A NEW “NEW DEAL” FOR NYC & THE USA -- WE CAN GUARANTEE JOBS AND BUILD GREAT THINGS AGAIN
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Notes: To register through eventbrite, please go to https://njfac.org/index.php/dual-new-deal-legacy-registration/
11/20/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:15 PM
Looking Ahead: Strategies for Advocating for Jobs for All in These Times
Trudy Goldberg, National Jobs for All Coalition and Adelphi University

Rohan Grey, National Jobs for All Coalition and Modern Money Network
Abstract



02/05/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM
Full Employment in One City? The NYC Jobs for All Bill
Philip Harvey, Rutgers University
Abstract




03/26/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:15 PM
Recent Trends in Nonmedical Prescription Opioid Use and Opioid Use Disorder in the US: Associations with Race/ethnicity, Poverty and Employment Status
Silvia S. Martins, Columbia University




04/23/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM
Will a Robot Take Your Job? 2.0
June Zaccone, Hofstra University
Abstract