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Economist and Author Thomas J. Dilorenzo is the Guest Speaker at Author Series at Ramapo College

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(Mahwah) – Dr. Thomas DiLorenzo, author of The Real Lincoln, is the featured speaker on Tuesday, October 26 from 6 – 8 p.m. in the second of several Author Series talks presented by the Center for Business and Public Policy and the Ramapo College Business Network. His presentation, The Real Lincoln: A New Look at Abraham Lincoln, His Agenda, and an Unnecessary War,” discusses how the Lincoln administration’s policies during the Civil War are relevant today. The event will be held in Friends Hall, room SC-219, on the College campus. Registration for DiLorenzo’s talk will be accepted through October 20.

The author talk will be moderated by Dr. Murray Sabrin, executive director of the Center for Business and Public Policy. DiLorenzo is professor of economics in the Sellinger School of Business and Management at Loyola College in Maryland. He is the author or co-author of 13 books, including The Real Lincoln, which Barron’s magazine labeled as its top pick” of recommended books for 2002. His latest book is How Capitalism Saved America, published by Crown Forum/Random House.

He is also the author of more than 75 articles in academic economic journals, including the American Economic Review, Economic Inquiry, Southern Economic Journal and Journal of Labor Research, among others. The economist has appeared on radio talks shows, including the Rush Limbaugh Show,” and on CNBC, Fox News Channel, CSPAN, CNN and numerous local network affiliates. He is a member of the senior faculty of the Mises Institute in Auburn Alabama, a columnist for the Website and a member of the Mont Pelerin Society.

The Ramapo College Foundation and the School of Administration and Business offer the Author Series without charge as a community service. To register, call 201.684.7373, fax 201.684.7957, or e-mail by October 20.

The Center for Business and Public Policy at Ramapo College provides a nonpartisan forum for the examination of issues that affect the economic well being and quality of life of New Jersey’s citizens. The Center’s focus is on taxation, health care, education and business regulation. The Center hosts colloquia, workshops, conferences and other programs, and publishes journals and papers.


About Ramapo College

Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The comprehensive college is situated among the beautiful Ramapo Mountains, is within commuting distance to New York City, was named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and boasts the best on-campus housing in New Jersey per Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Contemporary Instructional Design, Computer Science, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice.


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