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Political Economy



Why Unions Matter

With Marty Hart-Landsberg, Executive Board Member, Portland Jobs with Justice, and Professor Emeritus of Economics, Lewis & Clark College; Hyung Nam, high school social studies teacher and member of the Portland Association of Teachers (PAT); Zane Dundon, LC class of ’18, (Political Science/Political Economy) and summer 2017 Organizing Intern for union UNITE HERE, Local

Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 6-7:15pm


Careers in IPE

With Kristy Mayer, Analytics Manager at Simple (with previous work experience at the World Bank, US Treasury, and Federal Reserve Bank of New York), and Rocky Campbell, Director of the Career Center

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 


Brexit, the EU and the US: An Example of De-Globalization?

With Dirk Wouters, Belgian Ambassador to the United States

(co-sponsored with International Affairs)

Friday, October 27, 2017


Immigration, Protest, and Latino Identity Politics

A conversation with Dr. Heather Silber Mohamed, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Clark University in Worcester, MA, where she teaches courses on American government, Latino politics, women and politics, research methods, and the politics of food

Thursday, February 23, 2017


Political Economy of Inequality in the American Housing Market

With Karen Gibson, Associate Professor of Urban Studies & Planning, Portland State University

Thursday, April 7, 2016


What is Political Economy?

With the Lewis & Clark political economy faculty

Tuesday, November 17, 2015





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