Friday, 08 November, 2013
The Knoxville Economics Forum and the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy is proud to host Dr. Peter Diamond in partnership with the College of Business Administration. Dr. Diamond is an Institute Professor Emeritus at MIT where he taught from 1966 to 2011. He was one of three 2010 economics Nobel Laureates for his work on job search and unemployment. Dr. Diamond is also known for his work on optimal taxation and his overlapping-generations analysis of the effects of the public debt. He has written about national pensions in many countries and has been President of the American Economic Association, the Econometric Society, and the National Academy of Social Insurance. Dr. Diamond is also the author of many publications.
This event is free and open to the public.