BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//TAMU//NONSGML v1.0//EN X-WR-CALNAME:TAMU Events BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Chicago BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZNAME:CDT DTSTART:20190310T080000 RDATE:20190310T080000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0600 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Chicago BEGIN:STANDARD TZNAME:CST DTSTART:20191103T070000 RDATE:20191103T070000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0600 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20190219T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190219T183000 LOCATION:Annenberg Presidential Conference Center\, 1002 Bush Drive West\, College Station\, TX 77845 GEO:30.59733;-96.353604 SUMMARY:Kirby Lecture with Dr. Nathaniel Hendren DESCRIPTION:On Tuesday\, February 19\, 2019\, the community\, faculty\, staff and students of Texas A&M are invited to attend a catered reception beginning at 5:30 p.m.\, followed by a lecture given by Dr. Hendren on Improving Economic Opportunity in the United States.\n\n Dr. Hendren is a Professor of Economics at Harvard University and  founding Co-Director of Opportunity Insights\, a group dedicated to improving upward mobility for children in the US. His research studies the extent to which markets provide economic opportunity and traces the roots of social mobility in the US to the neighborhoods where the children grew up\, and explores the potential policy implications. In 2018\, The Economist named Dr. Hendren as one of the Decade's Eight Best Young Economists. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n On Tuesday, February 19, 2019, the community, faculty, staff and students of Texas A&M are invited to attend a catered reception beginning at 5:30 p.m., followed by a lecture given by Dr. Hendren on Improving Economic Opportunity in the United States.\n

\n Dr. Hendren is a Professor of Economics at Harvard University and  founding Co-Director of Opportunity Insights, a group dedicated to improving upward mobility for children in the US. His research studies the extent to which markets provide economic opportunity and traces the roots of social mobility in the US to the neighborhoods where the children grew up, and explores the potential policy implications. In 2018, The Economist named Dr. Hendren as one of the Decade's Eight Best Young Economists.\n

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\nCommunications Coordinator
\nPrivate Enterprise Research Center
\nashley.bullock@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:The Private Enterprise Research Center and the Mosbacher Institute will host a catered reception and lecture featuring Dr. Hendren\, Professor of Economics at Harvard University and Founding Co-Director of the Equality of Opportunity Project. X-LIVEWHALE-RSVP:1 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR