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College (Un)bound: The Future of Higher Education (Nashville Branch)
Jeffrey J. Selingo, Editor at Large, the Chronicle of Higher Education
Why We Do What We Do: Economics of Human Motivation
John A. List, Homer J. Livingston Professor of Economics and Department of Economics Chairman, University of Chicago
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Wetlands Reclamation (New Orleans Branch)
R. King Milling, chairman of America's Wetland Foundation and chairman of the Louisiana Governor's Advisory Commission on Coastal Protection, Restoration, and Conservation
Is the End of the Age of Innovation Upon Us?
Joel Mokyr, Robert H. Strotz Professor of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Economics and History, Northwestern University, and the Sackler Professor of Economics, University of Tel Aviv
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