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Gar Alperovitz

Gar Alperovitz

Gar Alperovitz, Lionel R. Bauman Professor of Political Economy at the University of Maryland, is cofounder of The Democracy Collaborative. He is a former fellow of the Institute of Politics at Harvard and of King's College at Cambridge University, where he received his PhD in political economy. He has served as a legislative director in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, and as a special assistant in the Department of State. Earlier he was president of the Center for Community Economic Development, Codirector of The Cambridge Institute, and president of the Center for the Study of Public Policy. Dr. Alperovitz's numerous articles have appeared in publications ranging from The New York Times and The Washington Post to The Journal of Economic Issues, Foreign Policy, Diplomatic History, and other academic and popular journals. His previous books are America Beyond Capitalism (a new edition of which appeared in 2011), The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb, published in 1995, the 2002 book, Making a Place for Community: Local Democracy in a Global Era (with Thad Williamson and David Imbroscio), and the 2008 book Unjust Deserts (with Lew Daly).

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September 19th, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Gar Alperovitz at the University of Baltimore

Location: University of Baltimore, 21 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD, 21201 | Authors: Gar Alperovitz

On September 19th, Gar Alperovitz will be at the University of Baltimore for the "People and Planet First" conference. Gar will take part in several workshops at this conference, such as "How Emerging Business Models are Building the New Economy," "How the New Economy is Taking Shape in Baltimore and Beyond," and "People and Planet First: A Multi­generational dialogue on Maryland’s Future."

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Category: Business & Economy | Politics & Public Policy
Format: Workshop 
Book: What Then Must We Do? - Straight Talk about the Next American Revolution 

October 6th, 2015 - 12:00 am

Gar Alperorvitz at Social Capital Markets 2015

Location: 2 Marina Boulevard (at Buchanan Street), Building A, San Francisco, CA, 94123 | Authors: Gar Alperovitz

Gar Alperovitz will keynote at the SOCAP15 conference, which is taking place at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco, CA. This conference will run from October 6-9.

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Category: Business & Economy | Politics & Public Policy
Format: Keynote 
Book: What Then Must We Do? - Straight Talk about the Next American Revolution 

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