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Kafoglis Economics Nobel Laureate Lecture Series

The Emory Economics Department annually sponsors a lecture by a Nobel Laureate in Economics as part of its Milton and Virginia Kafoglis Economics Nobel Laureate Lecture Series.

Named after and founded by esteemed emeritus faculty member, Milton Kafoglis, this lecture series seeks to bring eminent economists to the Atlanta area to speak on important and relevant topics in economics to a broad audience.

stiglitz-joseph2020 Kafoglis Economics Nobel Laureate Lecture

Featuring: Joseph E. Stiglitz

2001 Nobel Prize in Economics

Fall 2020

Date to be announced 

Lecture will be held in Goodrich C. White Hall (Room 208) located at 301 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322. Visitor parking is available nearby in the Oxford Road or Fishburne parking decks. Emory University campus map

All Kafoglis Economics Nobel Laureate Lectures are free and open to the public but RSVP is required. Check back for more details and the link to RSVP.


Christopher Sims

On Monday, April 15, 2019, Dr. Christopher A. Sims, John J. F. Sherrerd ‘52 University Professor of Economics, Princeton University, Nobel Prize winner in economics, and world-renowned economist delivered a lecture entitled "How to Worry about Government Debt."

Nearly 250 people attended, including many undergraduate and graduate students, alumni, faculty from many departments, and university administration.

Read more about the lecture in the Emory Wheel.