NYIT-Nanjing Announcements
Sep 25 2012
NYIT-Nanjing Professor Presents Lecture on Myths of the American Market

On Sept. 20, NYIT-Nanjing Associate Professor of Management and Economics James Nolt, Ph.D., gave a presentation to faculty members and students at the NYIT Center for Humanities and Culture at NUPT on "The Myth of the Market in Contemporary American Culture." His talk asserted that myths of the market are among the most powerful and prevalent of modern moral and political ideology. Rather than the market as a venue of fairness, efficiency and stability, he presented the perspective of a classical political economy (espoused by philosopher-economists Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and John Stuart Mill), where markets are inherently political battlegrounds of powerful interests.

Nolt received his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Chicago. He has served as a Harvard Senior Fellow and a member of the World Policy Institute. He is an expert on international political economies and issues of global security, with a focus on United States-East Asia relations.

Contact Us

NYIT-Nanjing
c/o NUPT, 9 Wenyuan RoadQixia District
Nanjing, Jiangsu 210046
People's Republic of China
Phone: 86.25.85866729
Email Us | Map It

 
The Box Blog
Jul 07 2015

3 Things You Need to Know About Commanding the Room

Jul 07 2015

NYIT Community Raises More Than $65K for Athletics

Jul 06 2015

Scene & Heard: Upcoming Events

Jul 02 2015

Meet Charles Mugno (B.S. ‘76)

Jul 01 2015

NYITCOM Scientist Names New Fossil Lizard