Economic History Workshop | “Rebuilding the Economic Foundations of the Social Compact: Thinking Historically About the 2020s”

Economic History Workshop
Event date: 
November 2, 2020 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Speaker(s): 
Dr. Nils Gilman
Berggruen Institute
Seminar Series: 
Economic History Workshop
Audience: 
Public

“Rebuilding the economic foundations of the social compact: Thinking historically about the 2020s”

Dr. Nils Gilman, Berggruen Institute


This meeting will be held via Zoom. Registration is required to attend. To register, visit:

https://princeton.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUpd-Cgqj0sGNWidJgVg2zTX8YdS8c6PkdZ

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing a unique link to join the meeting. If there is a pre-circulated paper, it will be distributed to those who registered approximately one-week prior to the workshop.


Dr. Nils Gilman is the Vice President of Programs at the Berggruen Institute, in which capacity he leads the Institute’s research program, directs its resident fellowship program, and is also Deputy Editor of Noema Magazine. He has previously worked as Associate Chancellor at the University of California Berkeley, as Research Director and scenario planning consultant at the Monitor Group and Global Business Network, and at various enterprise software companies including Salesforce.com and BEA Systems. Gilman has won the Sidney Award (for long-form journalism) from the New York Times and an Albie Award (for international political economy) from The Washington Post.

He is the author of Mandarins of the Future: Modernization Theory in Cold War America (2004) and Deviant Globalization: Black Market Economy in the 21st Century (2011) as well as numerous articles on intellectual history and political economy. He holds a B.A. M.A. and Ph.D. in History from U.C. Berkeley.

Contact: 
Jennifer Loessy
Area of Interest: 
Economic History
Period: 
21st Century