Global Conference Features Nobel Prize Winners in Economics

Posted: March 8, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Nine winners of the Nobel Prize in Economics, including George Mason’s own James Buchanan, join some of the world’s most prominent business, financial, academic, and public policy leaders from March 8 to 10 in Los Angeles at the third annual Milken Institute Global Conference. The focus of the global conference is technology and how it is impacting economies, businesses, and lives around the world.

The Nobel Laureates scheduled to appear are Kenneth Arrow, Stanford University; Gary Becker, University of Chicago; James Buchanan, George Mason University; Lawrence Klein, University of Pennsylvania; Franco Modigliani, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; John Nash, Princeton University; Douglass North, Washington University (St. Louis); Myron Scholes, Stanford University; and Reinhard Selten, University of Bonn.

In addition, more than 100 speakers address technology issues; regional outlooks for the United States, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and Africa; healthcare and medical research; global real estate; the growing demographic divide between aging developed countries and younger developing countries; and access to capital both globally and in emerging markets in the United States.

For more information, visit the Milken Institute website.

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