Tickets are $3 undergrads / $4 UR community / $5 public, available at the Common Market on the first floor of Wilson Commons starting Wednesday 3/5 for students and Thursday 3/6 for all others.
Get excited for a show that’s part comedy, part educational lecture on Friday, March 21 at 7:00 p.m. in the May Room, Wilson Commons.
Yoram Bauman (“the world’s first and only stand-up economist”) has goals to spread joy to the world through economics comedy; to reform economics education; and to implement carbon pricing. He has shared the stage with everyone from Robin Williams to Paul Krugman. He has appeared in TIME Magazine and on PBS and NPR, and is the co-author of the two-volume Cartoon Introduction to Economics. He has a BA in mathematics from Reed College and a PhD in economics from the University of Washington.