The New Thinking at Berkeley Haas series is hosted by faculty to highlight cutting-edge, high-level thinking and analysis on a range of topics around business, economics, and inclusion—during the coronavirus pandemic and beyond. Talks feature leading faculty from Berkeley Haas, UC Berkeley, and other academic institutions and thought leaders.

Lectures are streamed live via YouTube, and viewers may submit questions via chat. The link to join will be posted on this page prior to each event.


Upcoming Events

Jenny Chatman, Cameron Anderson, & Don Moore

Jerks, Narcissists, and their Impact on Organizations

A conversation with Profs. Cameron Anderson & Jennifer A. Chatman on their recent research

Led by Prof. Don A. Moore, Lorraine Tyson Mitchell Chair in Leadership and Communication

Thursday, January 21
Noon–1:00pm

YouTube Link Pending

Jingdong Hua & Ann Harrison

Jingdong Hua

Vice President and Treasurer of the World Bank

Conversation led by Ann E. Harrison, Bank of America Dean, Haas School of Business

Thursday, February 25
Noon–12:45pm

YouTube Link Pending

Past Speakers

Economic Consequences of COVID-19

  • Mitu Gulati, Professor of Law at Duke University
  • Hilary Hoynes, Professor of Economics and Public Policy at UC Berkeley
  • Sebnem Kalemi-Ozcan, Neil Moskowitz Professor of Economics and Finance at University of Maryland
  • Maurice Obstfeld, Class of 1958 Professor of Economics at UC Berkeley
  • Pierre-Olivier Gournichas (Moderator), Professor of Economics in the UC Berkeley Department of Economics and S.K. and Angela Chan Professor of Global Management at Berkeley Haas

Co-Sponsored by Social Science Matrix and Clausen Center for International Business and Policy

Watch the video of the conversation

Katherine L. Milkman

Professor of Operations, Information, and Decisions at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Conversation led by Prof. Don A. Moore, Lorraine Tyson Mitchell Chair in Leadership and Communication

Watch the video of the conversation between Don Moore and Katy Milkman

Ross Levine

Professor and Willis H. Booth Chair in Banking and Finance at Berkeley Haas

Conversation led by Laura Tyson, Distinguished Professor of the Graduate School & Former Dean, Berkeley Haas

Watch video of the conversation between Ross Levine and Laura Tyson

Sir Ronald Cohen

Venture capitalist, philanthropist, and social innovator
Chairman, Global Steering Group for Impact Investment

Conversation led by Berkeley Haas Assoc. Prof. Adair Morse, faculty director for the Sustainable & Impact Finance Initiative and Soloman P. Lee Chair in Business Ethics

Watch video of the conversation between Sir Ronald Cohen and Adair Morse

Julia Galef

Co-founder of the Center for Applied Rationality

Conversation led by Prof. Don A. Moore, Lorraine Tyson Mitchell Chair in Leadership and Communication

Watch video of the conversation between Julia Galef and Don Moore

Barry Eichengreen

George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Political Science, UC Berkeley

Conversation led by Prof. Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas, S.K. and Angela Chan Professor of Global Management, Haas School of Business; Director, Clausen Center for International Business and Policy

Watch video of the conversation between Barry Eichengreen and Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas

Hillary Hoynes

Professor of Public Policy & Economics and Haas Distinguished Chair in Economic Disparities

Conversation led by Ann E. Harrison, Bank of America Dean, Haas School of Business

Watch video of the conversation between Hillary Hoynes and Ann Harrison

Jesse Rothstein

UC Berkeley Professor of Public Policy & Economics and Faculty Director, California Policy Lab

Conversation led by Laura Tyson, Distinguished Professor of the Graduate School & Former Dean, Berkeley Haas

Watch video of the conversation between Jesse Rothstein and Laura Tyson

Angela Duckworth

Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania

Conversation led by Prof. Don A. Moore, Lorraine Tyson Mitchell Chair in Leadership and Communication

Watch video of the conversation between Angela Duckworth and Don Moore

Annie Duke

Author, Decision Strategist & Poker Champion

Conversation led by Prof. Don A. Moore, Lorraine Tyson Mitchell Chair in Leadership and Communication

Watch video of the conversation between Annie Duke and Don Moore

Kellie A. McElhaney

Founding Director, Center for Equity, Gender, and Leadership | Distinguished Teaching Fellow

Conversation led by Ann E. Harrison, Bank of America Dean, Haas School of Business

Watch video of the conversation between Kellie McElhaney and Ann Harrison

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