Please join Daron Acemoglu who will be delivering this year’s Gorman Lectures hosted by UCL, sponsored by PUP, and available to all via Zoom. Lecture 1: October 12th from 5.30-7pm (BST). Lecture 2: October 13th 5.30-7pm (BST).
Established in 2001, the Gorman Lectures are sponsored by UCL and Princeton University Press in honor of the influential economist William Moore “Terence” Gorman. The annual series features a different leading economist each year and has so far included; Eric Maskin, Dan McFadden, James Heckman, Avinash Dixit, Robert M. Townsend, Ken Binmore, Robert Hall, Jerry Hausman, Thomas Sargent, Pierre-Andre Chiappori, Jean Tirole and Torsten Persson. The lectures cover a range of sub-discipline in Economics and are usually produced in book form by the Princeton University Press after the event. A list of W M Gorman’s publications can be found on the Trinity College Dublin website and more information about his life and achievements can be found on the Guardian webpage.