The Heckscher lecture
This year's Eli F. Heckscher lecture will be given by Mary O’Sullivan, professor of Economic History at University of Geneva. Professor Sullivan will speak on the following topic: "The Intelligent Woman’s Guide to Capitalism".
2019-09-26 at 17:15
2019-09-26 at 18:45
Sveavägen 65, Aula
Mary O'Sullivan is Professor of Economic History and Director of the Department of History, Economics and Society at University of Geneva. She has also been active at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and at INSEAD (Fontainebleau, France).
Her research fields are the history of capital, industries and businesses, and the comparative history of economic development, with a particular focus on the history of enterprises, industries, and financial institutions.
Mary O'Sullivan is the author of several books as well as numerous journal articles. Her latest article is “The Intelligent Woman’s Guide to Capitalism”, Enterprise & Society (December 2018). The title intends to be an ironic nod to The Intelligent Woman's Guide to Socialism and Capitalism, published in 1928 by George Bernard Shaw.