We are delighted to announce an extraordinary expendable gift of $3.75m dollars from the John William Pope Foundation to support our Philosophy, Politics and Economics Program. It will be used to support two new tenure-track appointments, two multi-year non-tenure-track professorships, a PPE Distinguished Lecture … Continued
Agustin Baler, Daniel R. Fleszar, Sara T. Hall, and Zaid Khatib have been inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. Congratulations to them all for this very significant honor!
The PPE Program has been featured in the University Gazette! Two current PPE students – Brenee Goforth and Malik Jabati – presented alongside program director Geoff Sayre-McCord at the February 1st meeting of the Board of Trustees. To read the article … Continued
The PPE Society @ Carolina is recruiting new members! PPE Society @ Carolina is a university-recognized student organization and local chapter of the international PPE Society. If you’d like more information on how to become a member, and the exciting events planned … Continued
Call for Papers: Witten / Herdecke University’s Third Annual PPE Conference Witten, Germany · April 6-8 2018 This year’s student-led conference theme is The Philosophy, Politics, & Economics of Growth and Degrowth. The deadline to submit an abstract has been extended to January … Continued
We are pleased to announce that students enrolled in co-convened PPE courses are newly eligible for complimentary GoPasses through UNC Transportation and Parking! This program is part of UNC’s Commuter Alternative Program (CAP), and is designed to assist students in … Continued
The London School of Economics is holding a conference in honor Luc Bovens’ contributions to Philosophy, Politics, and Economics on December 7 in London.
Videos and PowerPoints from our Happiness & Well-Being workshop are now posted on the event page!
For a link to the full lecture that took place on 9/18/17, as well as a synopsis of Dr. Cowen’s key points, please visit the event page here.
We are delighted to welcome Sarah Huener as the new (and first) Administrator for the Philosophy, Politics & Economics Program. A UNC alum who went on for an MFA at Boston University, she is a published author who comes to us … Continued