Amar Bhidé:
The Venturesome Economy

CITP Lecture Series

Date: Thursday, February 12, 2009
Time: 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Location: 101 Sherrerd Hall
Reception immediately following in 3rd floor atrium

Many warn that the next stage of globalization—the offshoring of R&D to China and India—threatens the U.S. economy. But Professor Bhidé offers a different view: It’s the American appetite for risk, rather than our high tech edge, that keeps the economy strong. He’ll explain his theory, and what it means for public policy.

Amar Bhidé is a Professor of Business at Columbia University.