The Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy (ISERP) is closed in accordance with the University’s COVID-19 policy.  Please click here for additional information and guidance for students, affiliates, and employees.

Past Events

Meeting the Challenge of COVID-19 in Africa

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, September 4, 2020 - 11:00
9:00-11:00 a.m. ET | 3:00-5:00 p.m. CAT


Online. Registration Required

Bombay and Indian Ocean Urbanisms

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 09:00 to 17:00
9:00 a.m. ET



Leadership and Decision-Making during Pandemics

Monday, June 8, 2020 - 12:00 to Friday, June 12, 2020 - 15:00
12:00-2:00pm Monday-Thursday 11:00am-3:00pm Friday



POSTPONED - Curiosity, Creativity and Complexity Conference 2020

Monday, May 18, 2020 (All day) to Tuesday, May 19, 2020 (All day)


Columbia University

CANCELED - Just Societies Speaker Series: Peter de Menocal

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 04:00
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EDT


The East Gallery, Maison Française, 515 West 116th Street Buell Hall New York, New York 10027

Due to Columbia University coronaviris response policies, this event has been canceled.

The Division of Social Science is proud to present the Just Societies Speaker Series, one of the signature initiatives of Dean Fredrick Harris.



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