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Lecture / Discussion  |  US Congressman Brian Higgins D-NY Hosts Open Discussion

Presented by the Economics and Finance Department at SUNY Buffalo State - Cross-Border Post Keynesian Conference

Monday, June 19, 2017, 4–5:30 pm

Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Auditorium  

The Honorable Brian Higgins, Congressman D-NY will present an open session titled, Fiscal Policy Issues: A view from the trenches as part of the 2017 Cross-Border Post Keynesian Conference June 19-20, 2017. The purpose of the conference is to bring academics, financial, business, political and community leaders together to focus on how to make the economy work better for middle-class and working-class families. The session will be moderated by Bruce Fisher, SUNY Buffalo State Visiting Professor and Director.

The conference keynote speaker is Professor John F. Henry, the recipient of the 2017 Veblen-Commons Award from the Association for Evolutionary Economics, Senior Scholar at the Levy Economics Institute, and Professor Emeritus at California State University, Sacramento.

Other distinguished participants include: Jan Kregel (Levy Institute, US), L. Randall Wray (Levy Institute, US), Mario Seccareccia (University of Ottawa, Canada), John Smithin (York University, Canada), and Robert Dimand (Brock University, Canada).

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