Inequality and Well-Being: A Negotiation
Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 7 - 8:30pm
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Homa Zarghamee gives a free, public lecture as part of the 2018 Fall Intra-Disciplinary Seminar (IDS) lecture series.
Homa Zarghamee is a behavioral and experimental economist and professor of economics at Barnard College, where she teaches, among other classes, the Economics of Gender and Econometrics. Her research uses psychological insights to understand economic phenomena. Her areas of expertise are the impact of mood on economic behavior, determinants of social preferences, gender and competition, and happiness economics. She received her Ph.D and M.A. in Economics and B.A. in Mathematics and Economics from Cornell University. She is also an affiliate scholar at Columbia University's Center for Psychoanalytic Training and a visitor at the Santa Fe Institute.
The Fall 2018 IDS Lecture Series at The Cooper Union is organized by Leslie Hewitt and Omar Berrada. The IDS Public Lecture Series is part of the Robert Lehman Visiting Artist Program at The Cooper Union. We are grateful for major funding and support from the Robert Lehman Foundation for the series. The IDS Public Lecture Series is also made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Located in the Frederick P. Rose Auditorium, at 41 Cooper Square (on Third Avenue between 6th and 7th Streets)