SFI CommunityEvent – 2017 Ulam Lectures: John Geanakoplos on Debt and its Discontents Part 2

good evening everybody my name is Syd Redner I am a faculty member at the Santa Fe Institute and I’m honored to be introducing tonight’s activities so on behalf of the Santa Fe Institute I first want to begin by thanking Thornburg investment management for their continuous and generous support of this lecture series I […]

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Understanding the National Debt and Budget Deficit

Good morning Hank, it’s Tuesday. So, one of the biggest issues in global politics these days is government debt and deficits, which is a particularly big deal in the United States because of the Presidential campaign and also because of the looming fiscal cliff. And Hank, as you’ll no doubt remember, I received a bronze […]

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The Sanders Institute Talks: Student Loan Debt

Hello, I’m Jane Sanders, Founder of the Sanders Institute. We at the Sanders Institute and our founding fellows believe that vital democracy requires an informed electorate, civil discourse, and bold ideas. Our mission is to revitalize our democracy by engaging individuals, organizations, and the media in progressive solutions to racial, social economic and environmental justice […]

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