Discover how the economy really works with our tuition-free courses and seminars offered by Henry George School of Social Science headquartered in New York City (NYC). Our core curriculum is based on the writings of the American political economist and social reformer Henry George, author of Progress and Poverty, an all-time best seller in economics. Our courses and seminars will provide you with the analytic tools to understand the root causes of the ongoing economic crisis and discover simple reforms that reward free enterprise, raise incomes and promote responsible development.
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Published, unpublished, and reproduced works by Henry George
April 22, 2015
Smart Talk with Andrew Mazzone and Ravi Batra
March 12, 2015
Smart Talk with Andrew Mazzone and Alan Tonelson
April 27 – June 1, 2015
Applied Economics: Globalization
Who benefits from Globalization? Is the World Trade Organization (WTO) on the side of large corporations? Read More →
May 6 – June 10, 2015
Depressions in a Credit Driven Economy
The purpose of this course is to offer an alternative theoretical framework to explain the workings of the US economy since the abandonment of the Gold Standard. Read More →
June 1 – June 4, 2015
Introduction to Political Economy based on Progress and Poverty
Why doesn’t economic progress bring an end to poverty? Why instead does it seem to make the problem of poverty even more intractable, with increasing numbers of workers unable to earn enough to support their families or even themselves? Read More →
June 23, 2015
America is not broke!
The unsustainability of the American economy is as familiar as the newscycle. There is no money for social programs, no money to run the government, no money to cut taxes, and above all, we have to cut, cut, cut. But, what if it’s not true?…. Read More →