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Edmund Phelps is the winner of the 2006 Nobel Prize in Economics and the Director of the Center on Capitalism and Society at Columbia University[Read More]

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July 22, 2017
"La economía moderna, según Phelps, vista desde España"
Jesús Banegas
Vozpopuli

July 17, 2017
"Give Us Grassroots Innovation"
Edmund Phelps
Axios

July 4, 2017
"À quel point faut-il être aveugle pour caricaturer à ce point la pensée de Macron?"
Eric Le Boucher
Slate France
June 28, 2017
"La prospérité de masse, d’Edmund Phelps"
Johan Rivalland
Counterpoints

June 18, 2017
"Le prix Nobel d'économie plaide pour la culture"
Patrice Moyon
France Ouest
June 17, 2017
"Pourquoi nos sociétés nes prospèrent plus"
Marc Lambrechts
L'echo

June 13, 2017
"Privilegios y excepciones"
Francisco Javier Garrido
Pulso

June 12, 2017
"Edmund Phelps : "Le protectionnisme social est dévastateur"
Marc Vignaud
Le Point

June 12, 2017
"Edmund Phelps : "Pour avoir de la croissance, il faut de la créativité"
Ali Laidi
France 24

June 10, 2017
"Edmund Phelps: 'Prefereixo veure els joves amb la mirada perduda a l'infinit que mirant una pantalla'"
Interview with Antoni Bassas
Ara

June 8, 2017
Edmund Phelps interviewed by Stéphane Loignon of Le Parisien: Link

June 8, 2017
Edmund Phelps interviewed by Charle Jaigu of Le FiagaroLink

June 7, 2017
"La parole aux auteurs: Edmund Phelps, "Emmanuel Lechypre, BFM Business.

June 6, 2017
Edmund Phelps Interviwed by Nicholas Pierron
L'Invité de l'économie
Radioclassique

June 6, 2017
La prospérité de masse
Jean-Louis Chambon
Finyear

June 6, 2017
"Nobel-winning economist: ‘Let entrepreneurs tap into the unknown and innovate more’"
Interview with Stephen Carroll 
France 24

June 4, 2017
"Donald Trump a une vision erronée de l'économie"
Marrie Charrel
Le Monde

June 2, 2017
Edmund Phelps with Marc Vignaud from Le Point discussing La Prospérité de Masse.

June 1, 2017
"La croissance infinie : finie ?"
Radio Interview with Nicolas Demorand
France Inter

May 31, 2017
Edmund Phelps promoting La Prospérité de Masse on TV5 / 64' Le Monde en français. Watch the segment here by scrolling down and clicking on "Le Grand Angle," the interview starts at 9:57: Link

May 31, 2017
  
   

Edmund Phelps gave a Seminar, “An Underlying Sickness in the West: Societies Failing their Economies,” at the OECD, Paris, France, May 31, 2017.

May 30, 2017
"Universita' Le palle da biliardo e il principio di Phelps"
Ilsussidiario
Giovanni Salmeri

May 29-30, 2017
Edmund Phelps attended Global Solutions' Think 20 Summit in Berlin on May 29-30 where he spoke on the following topics: "Dealing with Labor Market Challenges in the Digital Economy" and "Economic Resilience -- How the G20 Can Combat Populism and Protectionism."

May 27, 2017
Edmund Phelps interviewed by Víctor Amela of La Vanguardia in Barcelona: read here.

May 26, 2017
Edmund Phelps expresses concern about the labor force participation rate on Bloomberg TV's "Bloomberg Markets": watch here.

May 25, 2017
“Los Gobiernos deberían celebrar la llegada de innovadores como Uber”
Luis Doncel
El Pais

May 24, 2017
Martí Saballs of Expansión discusses Edmund Phelps's recent talk in Barcelona in the article "Contra La Economía de Amiguettes": read here.

May 23, 2017
"La prosperidad perdida"
Olga Grau
El Periódico de Catalunya

May 23, 2017
Edmund Phelps gives a seminar at IE Business School in Madrid. 

May 23, 2017
"El Nobel Phelps compara Trump amb Mussolini"
Piergiorgio M. Sandri
La Vanguardia

May 22, 2017
"La buena vida" del Nobel de Economía Edmund Phelps"
Victor Costa
El Nacional

May 22, 3017
"Entrevista a Edmund Phelps, Premi Nobel d’Economia"
Interview with Georgina Garcia
8TV

May 22, 2017
Edmund Phelps interviewed by Mònica Terribas at RBA in Barcelona to promote Una Prosperidad Inaudita.

May 21, 2017
"Le secret de la croissance selon Edmund Phelps" published in L'express gives a great review of Mass FlourishingRead Here

May 19, 2017
Edmund Phelps named Academician of Honor by The Royal Academy of Doctors in Barcelona, Spain.
Read about it here and here

May 18, 2017
Brice Couturier of France Culture recommends Edmund Phelps's Mass Flourishing to President Emmanuel Macron in his article "Comment renouer avec la croissance " Read here

May 18, 2017,
Edmund Phelps promoting the Spanish edition of Mass Flourishing (Una Prosperidad Inaudita, RBA) on Catalunya Radio with Mònica Terribas. Listen here

May 10, 2017
"Edmund Phelps, économiste orthodoxe… et iconoclaste"
Antoine Reverchon
Le Monde

May 5, 2017
Edmund Phelps appears on Bloomberg Markets with David Gura and Seth Harris

May 5, 2017
Two new translations of Mass Flourishing are available to order!
The French edition is available from Odile Jacob: purchase here .
The Spanish edition is available from RBA: purchase here .
                 


May 4, 2017
Read Edmund Phelps's paper, "The Dynamism of Nations: Toward a Theory of Indigenous Innovation"
Capitalism and Society
Volume 12, Issue 1, Article 3
May 4, 2017
[Comments on the above piece in the same issue by Carl Christian von Weizäcker: read here

May 2, 2017
"Skabertrangen skal ind fra barnsben"
Interview with Peter G.H. Madsen of DI Business
Link (pdf pages 14-15)

April 19, 2017
"A Good Life for China" [Russian Translation]
Op-ed, Economics and Mathematical Methods

April 11, 2017
"Regulatory Swamp Drain Gets Boost in Washington"
Derk Wilcox mentions Mass Flourishing
Mackinac Center for Public Policy Blog

April 10, 2017
"The elites must lead the way on pay cuts"
Leith van Onselen mentions Mass Flourishing
Macrobusiness

April 2, 2017
Edmund Phelps was interviewed by Martín Kanenguiser in  La Nación:

March 31, 2017
"Way Ahead"
China Daily interviews Edmund Phelps
Andrew Moody

March 30, 2017
Footage from Edmund Phelps's interview with Xinhua at the China Development Forum on Sunday, March 19, 2017: watch here .

March 23, 2017
Edmund Phelps signing copies of Mass Flourishing during his recent trip to Beijing.

March 22, 2017
Edmund Phelps delivers keynote speech at Her Village International Forum in Beijing, China.
Read about the event here
 

March 21, 2017
Edmund Phelps conducted a seminar for 40 women entrepreneurs at the Yale Center, Beijing, China. Afterward, he signed copies of Mass Flourishing for participants.
 

March 19, 2017
"Desde las economías fascistas no se veía algo como Trump"
Edmund Phelps 
[Spanish translation of Op-ed "Trump, Corporatism, and the Dearth of Innovation," Project Syndicate January 2017]
El Tiempo

March 19, 2017
Photos from Day 2 of the China Development Forum in Beijing, China:

Joseph Stiglitz, Michael Spence, Christ Pisarides and Edmund Phelps interviewing with CGTN.

 
Edmund Phelps pictured with reporter Chen Zheng from Sina Finance after an interview.

Jan Svejnar, Jack Lew, Edmund Phelps, Dr. Jiang Bo, Joseph Stiglitz, Zach He. 


March 18, 2017
Edmund Phelps attended the China Development Forum 2017, "China and the World: Economic Transformation through Structural Reforms" in Beijing, China. On Day 1, he delivered the speech, "Two Goals: Lowering Barriers to Innovation and Containing Resulting Job Loss," and participated in the panel discussion "America First: Outlook and Global Impacts." Below are additional pictures from Day 1 of the forum:

Edmund Phelps delivers the speech, "Two Goals: Lowering Barriers to Innovation and Containing Resulting Job Loss," at a spotlight session chaired by Professor He Fan at the China Development Forum, Beijing.

Edmund Phelps spoke on the morning panel session "America First: Outlook and Global Impacts," alongside  David Daokui Li, Doug DeVos, Niall Ferguson, Hugo Shong at the China Development Forum, Beijing.

  
Pictured above is Edmund Phelps with other forum speakers, Joseph Stiglitz, Eric Maskin, and Chris Pisarides at the China Development Forum, Beijing.

Edmund Phelps with Jack Lew and Larry Summers at the China Development Forum, Beijing.

March 17, 2017
Edmund Phelps attended, "The World Economy and the Role of the State in Economic Growth," a conference organized by Columbia University's Center on Global Economic Governance and The School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. Professor Phelps spoke at the panel session, "Economics and Politics of Technological Advancement and Global Economic Integration," alongside Peter Jungen, Kathy Xu, Zhang Tao, chaired by Jan Svejnar. 

March 7, 2017
Edmund Phelps delivered an introductory speech. "Profound Challenge for the European Union," to the first session of Euro50's roundtable: EMU and the New Challenges Ahead for the European Union, which took place at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium.

March 7, 2017

Platicando sobre el 'neopopulismo' y otras cosas con el Premio Nobel Phelps

Gabriel Casillas
El Financiero
Read here [Spanish]

March 6, 2017
Interviews with Chairman Il Sakong for the JoonAng Daily
Read Here [Korean]

February 27, 2017
México y Trump, vistos por un Nobel
Interview with Ricardo Rocha
Reporte 13 (Mexico)
Read Here [Spanish]

February 23, 2017
Edmund Phelps delivered a keynote speech on an Inclusive Mexican Economy today at the Aspen Institute in Mexico City and took questions from the audience. Also present, was The Center on Capitalism and Society's Advisory Board Member Patricia Armendáriz. Watch the session here .
                                     
    
 

February 2, 2017
O que Donald Trump não entendeu sobre globalizção
Luís Lima and Marcos Coronato
Epoca
Read Here [Spanish]

January 27, 2017
Wirtschaftspolitik wie im Faschismus
Thomas Schulz
Der Spiegel
Read Here [German]

January 24, 2017
Zinsen sofort rauf wegen Inflation!
Interview with Jan Schäfer 
BILD 
Read Here  [German]

January 17, 2017
Edmund Phelps discusses the dangerous effects of corporatism on the working class in an op-ed,  "Trump, Corporatism, and the Dearth of Innovation," appearing in Project Syndicate. Read Here

January 8, 2017
Rätselraten um Trumponomics
Malte Fischer
Wirtschafts Woche
Read Here [German]

January 7, 2017
Donald Trump's 'bullying'  of companies comparable to 1930s fascist economic policies, says Nobel economist
Will Worley
Independent

January 6, 2017
Nobel Prize winner likens Trump 'bullying' of companies to fascist Italy, Germany
Greg Robb
Market Watch

January 6, 2017
Edmund Phelps participated in the AEA session Panel, "Nobels on Where Is the World Economy Head?," as part of the ASSA Meeting of 2017 in Chicago. Other speakers in this session included Angus Deaton, Roger Myerson, Joseph Stiglitz, Robert Shiller, and discussant Dominick Salvatore.

  
Watch the session here
Read about Professor Phelps's talk here

December 1, 2016
Edmund Phelps presented  "La Medalla Phelps par la innovacion" at the Bolsa de Comercio on the 2nd day of the VIII Congreso Phelps organized by Universidad de Buenos Aires UBA, la Bolsa de Comercio, Buenos Aires and the Center on Capitalism and Society in Buenos Aires.
Recipients: Cordovan Magali Mancini and Constanza Bacigalupi of Vitalo and Gonzalo Tanoira of Citrícola San Miguel.

December 1, 2016
VIII Phelps Congresso
Universidad de Buenos Aires
Buenos, Aires Argentina
Edmund Phelps (center) and Juan Sola (left) with Gonzalo Tanoira of Citrícola San Miguel (right),
the 2015 recipient of the Phelps Medal for Innovation, "La Medalla Phelps par la innovacion."

December 1, 2016
Edmund Phelps with Diputado de la Legislatura Porteña, Eduardo Santamaria, 
receiving a certificate naming him "Huésped de Honor de la Ciudad" 
or Guest of Honor of the city of Buenos Aires.
Buenos Aires, Argentina

November 30, 2016

Edmund Phelps delivers Speech, “The Economic Situation Abroad,” at the VIII Phelps Congress, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Read about his speech


November 18, 2016
The Center on Capitalism and Society's 14th annual conference: "Agency, Prospering, Progress and the Working Class,"
 International Affairs Building, Columbia University, New York, NY. 

November 13, 2016
Edmund Phelps, member of the Future Council on Economic Growth and Social Inclusion, 
attends World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils, Dubai, UAE.

November 10, 2016
Edmund Phelps delivers keynote speech, “Present-Day Mistakes in Economic Policy—With Emphasis on Fiscal and Monetary Policy,” 
at the Annual Meeting of Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association and the Latin American Meetings of the Econometric Society,
Universidad EAFIT, Medellin, Colombia.

October 13, 2016
Edmund Phelps on Bloomberg Surveillance 

October 11, 2016
Edmund Phelps participates in panel discussion, "The American Dream," 
at the Free Market Road Show, 
Women’s National Republican Club, New York, NY. 

October 5, 2016
Edmund Phelps participates in panel discussion, "Unlocking the Potential of Europe" 
at SUERF's Global Implications of Europe's Redeisgn Conference, 
Société Generale’s U.S. Headquarters, New York, NY.
photo copyright by Michael Dames, mikedames@hotmail.com

September 16, 2016
Edmund Phelps delivers a keynote speech at 2016 Blouin Creative Leadership Summit 

September 8, 2016
Edmund Phelps in the WSJ: "Hard Truths About Easy Money"

June 25, 2016
Edmund Phelps delivers keynote speech at New Huadu Business School Nobel Forum

June 15, 2016
Edmund Phelps appears in the CCTV documentary "The Glory of Innovation" 

June 2, 2016
Edmund Phelps appears in the Shanghai Media Group documentary "Innovative Shanghai" 
Click here to watch Part I (Phelps's comments begin at 4:30), Part II, and Part III (Phelps's comments begin at 22:45)

May 19, 2016
Edmund Phelps in Project Syndicate: "Supply Side, Demand Side, or Innovation Side?"

April 27, 2016
The Center on Capitalism and Society's spring conference: "The Future of Europe: Drivers of Change"
Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom

March 25, 2016
Interview with Edmund Phelps on Huff Post Rise 

March 22, 2016
Interview with Edmund Phelps on CNBC 

February 16, 2016 
Cover art for the Korean translation of Mass Flourishing

January 25, 2016
Interview with Edmund Phelps in Cash

January 24, 2016
Edmund Phelps appears in Bloomberg Business's "Why Robots Mean That Interest Rates Could Go Even Lower in the Future"

January 23, 2016
Interview with Edmund Phelps on Tencent Finance

January 20, 2016
Interview with Edmund Phelps in Süddeutsche Zeitung

January 17, 2016
Edmund Phelps appears in World Economic Forum's "Four Nobel Economists on the Biggest Challenges of 2016"

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To contact for potential events: Edmund Phelps: esp2@columbia.edu

                           

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