Book Talk: Professors Marmor and Mashaw

Event time: 
Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Alumni Reading Room Yale Law School See map
Event description: 

Join Professors Marmor and Mashaw and their coauthor John Pakutka, Managing Director, The Crescent Group as they discuss their new book, Social Insurance:  America’s Neglected Heritage and Contested Future.  What has the country done to protect its citizens from life-changing but common risks such as death of a family breadwinner, ill health, or being born into a poor family? How do our current policies affect taxation, spending, and the economy, as well as  prospects for individual lives? Commentary with Stephen Latham, Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics.  Hear the authors’ perspectives, join in the conversation, and mingle over wine and cheese.