John Roemer, Elizabeth S. and A. Varick Stout Professor of Political Science
and Economics

Previous Episodes


April 2, 2014
Guest: Karen Seto, Professor of Geography and Urbanization
Subject: Urbanization, global change, and sustainability


March 26, 2014
Guest: Andrew Quintman, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies
Subject: The Yogin and the Madman


February 26, 2014
Guest: Chloe Starr, Assistant Professor of Asian Christianity and Theology
Subject: Chinese Intellectual Christianity


February 19, 2014
Guest: Aaron Gerow, Professor of Film Studies and East Asian Languages and Literatures
Subject: History of Japanese film theory


February 12, 2014
Guest: Luis Moreno Ocampo, the first Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court and Senior Fellow at the Jackson Institute
Subject: International Criminal Court



Episode: May 13, 2009


The Elizabeth S. and A. Varick Stout Professor of Political Science and Economics, Professor John Roemer’s research concerns political economy and distributive justice. His books include Racism, Xenophobia, and Distribution; Democracy, Education, and Equality; Political Competition; Equality of Opportunity; and Theories of Distributive Justice. Professor Roemer talks about the future of capitalism.

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