The significance of developing black economic clout will be the topic of the panel discussion "Conversations in Black Political Economy” at 2 p.m. Monday in Room HB 209 of the Classroom Building at SUNY Buffalo State.
Panelists for the session, which is free and open to the public, will be: Curtis Haynes, Buffalo State associate professor of finance; former Common Council President James W. Pitts, president of the Green Gold Development Corp.; and Steve Peraza, Buffalo State assistant professor of history and social studies.
The session is part of the “6th Post Keynesian Cross Border Conference: Populism, Heterodoxy, and Globalization” being held at the college Monday and Tuesday.
Also on Monday, Rep. Brian Higgins will talk about “Fiscal Policy Issues: A View From the trenches” at 4 p.m. in the Burchfield Penny Arts Center.
For more information on the complete conference program, visit: http://digitalcommons.buffalostate.edu/cbpkc/