Henry George School of Social Science Calendar

  • 04
    04.January.Wednesday

    Reality Economics – Part 2
    Session 5

    6:30 pm-8:00 pm
    2023.01.04
    Henry George School of Social Science
    149 East 38th Street, New York, NY 10016

    REALITY ECONOMICS – PART 2

    Join us as we continue to expose some of the most conspicuous blind spots of mainstream economic analysis.

    In Part 2 of Reality Economics, we will cover some key concepts that are missing in mainstream economic analysis. Fundamentally, the role played by land, the importance of the law of rent, the role of credit and financial instruments and the crucial impact of taxation methods will be presented and discussed.

    Required reading : Brian Hodgkinson – A New Model of the Economy (Chapters 8, 10, 11, 12, 13)

    The instructor, Dr. Marty Rowland is an environmental engineer with New York City’s Parks Department. Dr. Rowland is a faculty member as well trustee at the Henry George School. He has published extensively on Georgist Economics and taught many courses at the School.

    Dates: Wednesdays: 11/02, 11/09, 11/16, 11/30, 12/07; from 6:30PM to 8:00PM ET

    REGISTER NOW

    Location:

    IN-PERSON: 149 East 38th St., New York, NY 10016

    If you would like to attend in-person, please register and send an email to: education@hgsss.org

    ONLINE: Zoom

    Note: Access information for Zoom will be made available after registration.

  • 16
    16.January.Monday

    The Political Economy of Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Seminar

    6:30 pm-8:00 pm
    2023.01.16
    Henry George School of Social Science
    149 East 38th Street, New York, NY 10016

    THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.


    In this webinar, Edward Dodson examines the evolution in King’s thinking on how to address the issue of extreme poverty and the major ideas and events that influenced his life and work.
    Speaker: Edward J. Dodson

    Date: Mon, January 16, 2023
    Time: 6:30 PM — 8:00 PM ET

    A link to join the webinar will be provided via email before the start of the session.