Whitman Lectures

The annual Whitman Lecture series arises from the generosity and the vision of Marina and Robert Whitman. Marina v.N. Whitman is professor of Business Administration and Public Policy at the University of Michigan. She formerly served as vice president and group executive for public affairs at General Motors, as a member of the Council of Economic Advisers and as Distinguished Public Service Professor of Economics at the University of Pittsburgh. She has been a member of the Institute's Board of Directors for many years.

Recent Content

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Yu Yongding (Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)
September 29, 2015
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Mohamed A. El-Erian (Allianz)
October 27, 2014
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Hans-Werner Sinn (Ifo Institute for Economic Research)
May 1, 2013
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Dambisa Moyo (Author)
March 9, 2011
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Ross Garnaut (University of Melbourne)
December 1, 2009
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Otmar Issing (Former Chief Economist of the European Central Bank)
November 18, 2008
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Joaquín Almunia (European Commission)
April 11, 2008
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Assar Lindbeck (Stockholm University)
June 14, 2006
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Martin Wolf (Financial Times)
April 5, 2005