Ask the Expert: Economics with Professor Bradley Lewis

Date: 3/25/2021

Time: 1:00 PM 

Location: Online via Zoom

Free Event


This Zoom webinar is open to UCALL members and friends free of charge. Registration is required to receive link access to the event. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the webinar.


This is a new type of UCALL event devoted exclusively to your questions and comments. Do you have questions about the impact of 2020’s traumatic events on the economy? Although it may be years before the full impact is understood, Professor Lewis will share his insights on what we have been through and what may be ahead. In addition to the usual method of typing in questions during the webinar, we will also take advantage of a Zoom feature that allows us to activate the microphones of audience members who would like to state their questions and comments in person. Don’t miss this opportunity to engage in a lively discussion with our guest expert on the economic events of the past year or any other economics-related questions or thoughts you may have.

Coordinator: Mike Collins


Bradley (Brad) Lewis has been a Professor of Economics at Union College since 1979. He teaches courses in monetary economics, financial markets, international finance, urban redevelopment, and the role of the automobile in the American economy and culture. He has held visiting positions at Carleton College, Skidmore College, and Kansai Gaidai University in Japan. Brad has published in the Journal of Economic History, several other professional outlets, and has written over 50 local newspaper columns on economic policy.  He has served as Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, Director of Corporate Relations, and Union’s first Writing Across the Curriculum director.  Brad earned his B.A. at Carleton College, his M.A. and Ph.D. at the University of Chicago, and spent six years at GE in the Financial Management Program and as a corporate traveling auditor. He is currently serving as Vice Chair of the Schenectady Metroplex Development Authority and also on the Schenectady City Planning Commission and the Board of Trustees of miSci, the Museum of Innovation and Science




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