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EPS at The Festival for New Economic Thinking

October 19 - 20, 2017 Edinburgh, Scotland

Panel Discussion
Peace Economics: How Economics Can Contribute to Peace
Chaired by Thea Harvey-Barratt, Economists for Peace & Security

  • Sam Perlo-Freeman, World Peace Foundation, Tufts University
  • Ron P. Smith, Birkbeck, University of London

More information available here.

EPS at The ASSA/AEA Annual Meetings

Philadelphia, PA
January 5 - 7, 2018

Are Trump Administration policies improving domestic security?

Chair: Stephanie Kelton
James K. Galbraith
Sandy Darity
Pavlina Tcherneva
Teresa Ghilarducci

Are Trump Administration policies improving international security?

Chair: Kathleen Stephansen
Linda Bilmes
Jennifer Olmsted
Sam Perlo-Freeman
David Firestein

Economists for Peace & Security Annual Dinner

This year EPS will be honoring
James K. Galbraith
Saturday, January 6, 2018 6:30 - 10:00pm
Marriott Philadelphia Downtown

More information available here.


Economists for Peace and Security evaluates the economic impacts of security policies, and the security impacts of economic policies. We promote non-military solutions to world challenges, and more broadly work towards freedom from fear and want for all.

EPS Symposium, co-sponsored by the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin:

At the Turning Point: Economics, Security, and American Politics

With keynote address by

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT)

and special remarks from
Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA)

November 13, 2017

1100 New York Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20005

Register here

For further information contact
Ellie Warren

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