Economic and social inequality is critical throughout the Americas. CLAS has organized a path-breaking real-time dialogue across the hemisphere. Using the web, we are connecting Berkeley professors and audiences to colleagues and audiences throughout Latin America.
Oscar Landerretche and Brad DeLong: The Politics of Inequality
Oscar Landerretche is the director of the School of Economics and Business at Universidad de Chile. Previously, he worked as the Chilean consultant for Global Source Partners’ Consulting Network in New York (2006-2011) and was the Executive Secretary of the first phase of Michelle Bachelet’s presidential campaign. He is an editorial columnist for La Tercera.
Brad DeLong is a professor of economics at UC Berkeley, chair of the Political Economy of Industrial Societies major, and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy from 1993 to 1995.
Monday, October 15, 12:00 PM Room 370, Dwinelle Hall