Celebrating Nobel Laureate Thomas Schelling at Kennedy School Forum

Contact: Doug Gavel
Phone: 617-495-1115
Date: May 01, 2006

Cambridge, MA – The achievements of Thomas Schelling, winner of the 2005 Nobel Prize in economics and one of the “founding fathers” of the Kennedy School, will be the focus of a forum May 4 at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. “A Celebration of Thomas Schelling, Nobel Laureate” will begin at 6 p.m. at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum, 79 JFK Street, Cambridge.
Panelists are:
* DAVID T. ELLWOOD, dean and Scott M. Black professor of political economy, Kennedy School of Government
* GRAHAM T. ALLISON, Dillon professor of government, and director, Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
* GLENN C. LOURY, university professor of economics and director, The Institute on Race and Social Division, Boston University
* RICHARD J. ZECKHAUSER, Frank Plumpton Ramsey professor of political economy, Kennedy School of Government
* EDITH M. STOKEY (moderator), lecturer in public policy, emerita, Kennedy School of Government
* THOMAS C. SCHELLING, distinguished university professor, University of Maryland; 2005 Nobel Laureate in Economics
Journalists interested in covering the Forum should contact the Kennedy School Communications Office at (617) 495-1115 to reserve space on the press riser.
Alive Vivex video/audio feed of this Forum is available. .
This event will be web-streamed live: http://www.iop.harvard.edu/events_forum.html.
To view this and other events after their conclusion, visit the Forum archive: http://ksgaccman.harvard.edu/iop/events_forum_listview.asp.

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