Speaker at RC to talk about meanings in Indian cinema
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
For immediate release – 9/20/10
Contact: CEE at Rockford College, 815-394-5181
Nimish Adhia, the Center for Ethics and Entrepreneurship’s first guest speaker of fall 2010, will speak at Rockford College September 24, 11 a.m. in Scarborough Hall Room 220.
Adhia is the Miller Upton Teaching Fellow in Economics at Beloit College. He received his B.A from Illinois Wesleyan University and his M.A. from the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he also earned his Ph.D. in economics.
His talk will be based on his "Bourgeois Virtues in Indian Movies: How Bollywood Heralded India’s Economic Liberalization,” which he presented at the Midwest Political Science Association conference in Chicago in 2009.
Dr. Adhia will give a talk in conjunction with Dr. Stephen Hicks’ Business and Economic Ethics class. The talk is free and open to the public.
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