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Adam Smith Society: Yaron Brook - "In Pursuit of Wealth: The Moral Case for Finance"

by Adam Smith Society

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Wed, 21 Mar 2018

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

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Statler Hotel Amphitheater (Inside the hotel, not the school side of the building. 1st floor take a left and go down the hall)

Sage Hall, 114 East Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States

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Dr. Brook will be discussing his new book "In Pursuit of Wealth: The Moral Case for Finance".

Yaron's talk will be followed by an open bar reception in Statler.
Dress Business Casual



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Statler Hotel Amphitheater (Inside the hotel, not the school side of the building. 1st floor take a left and go down the hall)

Sage Hall, 114 East Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States

Speakers

Adam Segal

Ira A. Lipman Chair in Emerging Technologies and National Security and Director of the Digital and Cyberspace Policy Program

Council on Foreign Relations

Adam Segal is the Ira A. Lipman chair in emerging technologies and national security and director of the Digital and Cyberspace Policy Program at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR). An expert on security issues, technology development, and Chinese domestic and foreign policy, Segal was the project director for the CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force report Defending an Open, Global, Secure, and Resilient Internet. His book The Hacked World Order: How Nations Fight, Trade, Maneuver, and Manipulate in the Digital Age(PublicAffairs, 2016) describes the increasingly contentious geopolitics of cyberspace. His work has appeared in the Financial TimesThe EconomistForeign PolicyThe Wall Street Journal, and Foreign Affairs, among others. He currently writes for the blog, “Net Politics.”



Before coming to CFR, Segal was an arms control analyst for the China Project at the Union of Concerned Scientists. There, he wrote about missile defense, nuclear weapons, and Asian security issues. He has been a visiting scholar at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Center for International Studies, the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, and Tsinghua University in Beijing. He has taught at Vassar College and Columbia University. Segal is the author of Advantage: How American Innovation Can Overcome the Asian Challenge (W.W. Norton, 2011) and Digital Dragon: High-Technology Enterprises in China (Cornell University Press, 2003), as well as several articles and book chapters on Chinese technology policy.



Segal has a BA and PhD in government from Cornell University, and an MA in international relations from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University.


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Adam Smith Society
Co-hosted with: MBAI, MBAII, One-Year MBA Program

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