About This Event

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth hosted Nancy Folbre, Professor Emerita of Economics at the University of Massachusettes Amherst, for a seminar on economics rents, rent-seeking activities, and their influence on labor market outcomes. If you would like to read the paper, you can find it here.

The seminar took place on November 18, 2016 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

This event was the latest installment of our monthly academic seminar series, which aims to elevate important new research on issues related to whether and how economic inequality impacts economic growth. It was hosted at our offices in Washington, DC.

The seminar series is by invitation only. For questions, please contact Casey Schoeneberger at cschoeneberger@equitablegrowth.org.