The Political Economy of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Seminar

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.

Reality Economics – Part 2
Session 5

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

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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.

CHRISTMAS DAY

CHRISTMAS DAY

We are closed.

Daniel Boone – Life at the Edge of Civilization
Session 4

DANIEL BOONE – LIFE AT THE EDGE OF CIVILIZATION

This series of lectures details the life of frontiersman, Daniel Boone (1734 –1820) and his role in opening up the Ohio River Valley and Kentucky wilderness to settlers during the mid-18th century. We will discuss the clash of civilizations that followed and the impact of land hunger and land speculation on the people who occupied this region.

Dates: Mondays: 11/21, 11/28, 12/12, 12/19 – Time: 6:30 PM – 8:00PM ET

Location: Online via Zoom

Instructor: Edward J. Dodson

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

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Housing in New York City – What it takes to tackle the Affordability Crisis
Panel

HOUSING IN NEW YORK CITY – WHAT IT TAKES TO TACKLE THE AFFORDABILITY CRISIS

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the housing affordability crisis affecting many American households, especially those living in large metropolitan cities like New York.  Although the federal and local governments have enacted various emergency responses, these were, at best, stop-gap measures.

This panel aims to identify the root causes of the problem and present alternative pathways to a more enduring solution.

Our panelists:

  • Hailie Kim: Housing Organizer for the Minkwon Center
  • William Spisak: Senior Program Associate at New Economy Project; Professor at Queens College
  • Celeste Hornbach: Senior Policy Advisor at Office of the New York City Comptroller
  • Marty Rowland: Senior Fellow at the Asset Leadership Network

Date: Thursday, December 15th, 2022 – Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30PM ET

Location: Online via Zoom

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

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Daniel Boone – Life at the Edge of Civilization
Session 3

DANIEL BOONE – LIFE AT THE EDGE OF CIVILIZATION

This series of lectures details the life of frontiersman, Daniel Boone (1734 –1820) and his role in opening up the Ohio River Valley and Kentucky wilderness to settlers during the mid-18th century. We will discuss the clash of civilizations that followed and the impact of land hunger and land speculation on the people who occupied this region.

Dates: Mondays: 11/21, 11/28, 12/12, 12/19 – Time: 6:30 PM – 8:00PM ET

Location: Online via Zoom

Instructor: Edward J. Dodson

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

REGISTER NOW

Reality Economics – Part 2
Session 4

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.

Reality Economics – Part 2
Session 3

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.

Daniel Boone – Life at the Edge of Civilization
Session 2

DANIEL BOONE – LIFE AT THE EDGE OF CIVILIZATION

This series of lectures details the life of frontiersman, Daniel Boone (1734 –1820) and his role in opening up the Ohio River Valley and Kentucky wilderness to settlers during the mid-18th century. We will discuss the clash of civilizations that followed and the impact of land hunger and land speculation on the people who occupied this region.

Dates: Mondays: 11/21, 11/28, 12/12, 12/19 – Time: 6:30 PM – 8:00PM ET

Location: Online via Zoom

Instructor: Edward J. Dodson

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

REGISTER NOW

THANKSGIVING DAY

THANKSGIVING DAY

We are closed.