Fels Public Policy in Practice Speaker Series with Elizabeth Vale featuring Dr. Lisa Cook
Join the Fels Institute of Government and Distinguished Fellow Elizabeth Vale for the Fall 2021 Public Policy in Practice Speaker Series. Each virtual session will feature an interview and interactive virtual discussion. RSVP is required.
Join us for December’s Public Policy in Practice event as we welcome Dr. Lisa D. Cook, professor of economics and international relations at Michigan State University.
Dr. Cook is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and is the author of a number of published articles, book chapters, and working papers. She is on the Board of Editors of the Journal of Economic Literature, and her research has appeared in such journals as the American Economic Review and the Journal of Economic Growth. Among her current research interests are economic growth and development, innovation, financial institutions and markets, and economic history.
The Public Policy in Practice Series, led by Fels Distinguished Fellow Elizabeth Vale, is designed to provide students with a variety of perspectives and compelling personal narratives that will help them not only form their opinions on important issues but will also help shape their careers. This series is offered in conjunction with the Fels graduate Public Management course required of all Fels MPA and Executive MPA students. Fels is proud to offer these important conversations to the entire Penn community and members of the public.