Cornell University

The History of Capitalism Initiative Roundtable Discussion

May 13, Ithaca Campus

Thomas Piketty's Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Whether you've read the book, read the many reviews, or are just curious about it, come join us! The program will feature short presentations followed by an open discussion. 

Light, casual luncheon fare available, but feel free to bring your own, too.


  • Ed Baptist, Associate Professor of History
  • Robert Frank, Henrietta Johnson Lewis Professor of Management
  • Aziz Rana, Associate Professor of Law

Date: May 13
Time: 12:00pm
Location: 281 Ives Hall

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