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2017 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
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Open to PhD students and faculty engaged in causal inference in education research. About CIERS: The objective of the[...]
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Book Talks @ The Ford School
Join Professor Kristin S. Seefeldt for a discussion on the themes and major findings of her recent publication.
2017 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Mar
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This one-day symposium aims to grapple with this growing controversy, and explore ways forward for patents and patent systems that maximizes the public interest and social justice. The day will end with a book talk and reception celebrating the publication of Shobita Parthasarathy ’s Patent Politics: Life Forms, Markets, and the Public Interest in the United States and Europe (University of Chicago Press, 2017).
2017 - 8:30 am to 6:00 pm

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In memoriam: Professor Emeritus of Economics and Public Policy, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts & Professor Emeritus of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy