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Join Otis for the launch of the 2015 Otis Report on the Creative Economy of the Los Angeles Region, featuring a special lecture by Dr. Joseph E. Stiglitz, recipient of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.

 

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Lecture- The Great Divide: America's inequality, its causes and consequences

Dr. Stiglitz is a former Senior Vice President and Chief Economist for the World Bank and Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors. His research on globalization, information economics, and inequality has made him the 4th most cited economist in the world today. He is a Professor at Columbia University where he serves as Co-Chair of the Committee on Global Thought. Since 2012, Dr. Stiglitz has been President of the International Economic Association. An author of over 300 articles, Dr. Stiglitz has received over 40 honorary doctorates. In addition to his Nobel Prize, he has been awarded France’s Legion of Honor and the John Bates Clark Medal from the American Economic Association.

 

Q&A Moderator

Michael H. Kelly is the Executive Director of the Los Angeles Coalition for the Economy & Jobs, a non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring a path for economic growth and the creation and retention of quality jobs in the greater Los Angeles region. Prior to joining the Coalition, Mr. Kelly has worked in both the public and private sectors to successfully promote policies that support economic growth.

 

 

February 25, 2016 2:30–5 pm

The Bob Hope Patriotic Hall

1816 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90015

 

Schedule

2:30–3 pm  Registration
3–4 pm Lecture by Dr. Stiglitz, followed by Q&A with Michael H. Kelly
4–5 pm  Reception
 

Informaton

Email Claudia Krumlauf or (310) 665-6858
 

Gettig There

Self-parking: L.A. Convention Center: Venice/Figueroa Parking Lot

Enter on 15th Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90015

$15 Credit Cards only

Walking Directions from Parking Garage 


Metro: Grand/LATTC Station  Blue Line (801)
Bus: Washington/Figueroa Station | 4, 35, 81, Dash F, and Silver Line

 

Event Sponsors

Read last year’s Report and Fast Facts at www.otis.edu/otisreport

February
25
Special Event
2015 Otis Report on the Creative Economy
2:30PM The Bob Hope Patriotic Hal
Open to the Public
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February
25
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Special Event
2015 Otis Report on the Creative Economy
2:30PM 2016-02-25 14:30 | The Bob Hope Patriotic Hal
1816 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90015
Open to the Public