The Kenneth J. Arrow Series Book Launch
November 17, 2014
Third Floor, Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House New York, New York
The Book Launch celebrated the publication of the first four volumes within the Series and featured a roundtable discussion with Kenneth J. Arrow, Scott Barrett, Patrick Bolton, Bruce C. Greenwald, Geoffrey Heal, Eric Maskin, Paul Milgrom, Bernard Salanié, José A. Scheinkman, and Joseph E. Stiglitz.
The following day, Tuesday, November 18, featured the 7th Kenneth J. Arrow Lecture: "Prices and Decentralization without Convexity" delivered by Paul Milgrom of Stanford University. Kenneth J. Arrow, Jay Sethuraman, and Joseph E. Stiglitz will served as discussants.
The Book Launch featured a roundtable discussion with:
Kenneth Arrow, Scott Barrett, Patrick Bolton, Bruce C. Greenwald, Geoffrey Heal, Eric Maskin, Paul Milgrom, Bernard Salanie, Jose A. Scheinkman, Jay Sethuraman, and Joseph E. Stiglitz, moderated by Jan Svejnar.
With a welcome by David Madigan and a dedication to William Vickrey by Ronald Findlay, and a book signing and reception followed.
Sponsored by the Center on Global Economic Governance, the Program for Economic Research, the Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University Press, and the Initiative for Policy Dialogue.