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Recaps of Ethics and Economics Metings

Meeting Recap – February 2020

On Tuesday, February 4th, faculty gathered together for a lunchtime discussion led by Professor Paul St. Amour, Ph.D., a guest speaker from Saint Joseph’s University. During the discussion, Prof. St. Amour led an engaging dialogue centered on Bernard Lonergan’s macroeconomic theory and ethical implications pertinent to globalization. This conversation among faculty served as a productive preview to Prof. St. Amour’s presentation that was delivered later that day on the topic: “Is Globalization Good: A Critical Analysis”.

Meeting Recap – February 2017

On Wednesday, February 8th, professors and faculty gathered together for a meeting lead by Professor Michael Maloney, Ph.D., from the Department f Religion, Seton Hall.  During the meeting, Dr. Maloney outlined his approaches to Catholic social teaching, course materials, and the kinds of economic and social themes he covers.

Meeting Recap: October 2016

The Ethics and Economics Forum joined together on October 27th, 2016 for their first Forum meeting.  Monsignor Liddy introduced a discussion of two articles: Eileen De Neeve’s “Piketty and Lonergan: Similarities and Differences,” and Harold Peterson’s “Lonergan, Schumpeter, Keynes, Minsky, and Mainstream Economics.”  His discussion was surrounded on certain themes of Piketty’s work in relation… Continue Reading »

Meeting Recap: April 19th, 2016

The Ethics and Economics Forum provides an opportunity for Seton Hall faculty from across the university to gather together to discuss matters of economic justice. On April 19, 2016, the Forum invited Dr. Paul Hoyt-O’Connor, Director of the Center for Undergraduate Fellowships and Research at George Washington University. The Ethics and Economics Forum is sponsored… Continue Reading »