Archive for January, 2008

January 2008 issue of Kaizen

Sunday, January 13th, 2008

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The second issue of our glossy newsletter, Kaizen, has been published.

It features news about some of the Center’s faculty, last semester’s student prize-winners in Capitalismand a feature interview with New York City painter Michael Newberry.

We hope you enjoy it.

You can also download a PDF version of the issue.

If you would like to receive a complimentary issue of the print version of Kaizen, please email your name and postal address to CEE [at] Rockford.edu.

Professor Hicks publishes “Ethics and Economics”

Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

HendersonCoverSMRockford College philosophy professor Stephen Hicks’s essay entitled “Ethics and Economics” was published in The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics, edited by David Henderson, Ph.D. The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics is the second edition of The Fortune Encyclopedia of Economics, which was published to acclaim in 1993, and includes essays by “Nobel Prize winners Gary Becker and George Stigler, former presidential economic advisors, financial columnists, and economists such as Armen Alchian, Don Boudreaux, Deepak Lal, Anna Schwartz, Lawrence Summers, and Murray Rothbard.”