Exploring Models of Economic Growth and Social Equity

Barry Bluestone
"American Growth 1950-2000: Understanding the Nuts and Bolts of Economic Growth in the Post-WWII Era"
February 5, 2002, 3:30PM, 206 Ingraham
"Murder on the Inequality Express: Understanding the Roots of Social Inequality in the Post-World War II Era"
February 6, 2002, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
Seminar for Students and Faculty
February 7, 2002, 12:20PM, 8108 Social Science

    Barry Bluestone is Stearns Trustee Professor of Political Economy and Director of the Center for Urban and Regional Policy at Northeastern University, as well as a founding member of the Economic Policy Institute. His principal areas of interest are political economy, pubic policy, labor economics, industrial relations, and regional development. A prolific writer, Professor Bluestone is the author of over 100 articles and book chapters, dozens of articles in the popular press, and ten books, including The Deindustrialization of America (1982) with Bennett Harrison, The Great U-Turn: Corporate Restructuring and the Polarizing of America (1988) with Bennett Harrison, Growing Prosperity: The Battle for Growth and Equity in the Twenty-first Century (2000) with Bennett Harrison and Richard Leone, and The Boston Renaissance: Race, Space, and Economic Change in an American Metropolis (2000) with Mary Huff Stevenson.