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May 2019

Lessons in Leadership: What oral history tells us about McNamara’s approach to running the World Bank

May 8 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
MC 3-220

Speaker: John Heath, a Bank staff member from 1990 to 2015, has recently completed, on behalf of the World Bank Group Archives, a special oral history project on the McNamara years at the Bank, interviewing over 60 persons who lived out part or all of their Bank career under his tenure. On May 8, John will present the first of a series of planned papers. This first paper offers a detailed examination of the various attributes that made McNamara an…

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1818 Society “Meet and Greet”

May 9 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
I (Eye) 2-250

Please join us to a “Meet and Greet” to mingle with our fellow members, volunteers, and 1818 Society Management Committees.  A light buffet lunch will be served.  Please RSVP on or before April 30th by clicking here.

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A Roadmap for Housing Policies in China

May 14 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
MC 7-370

Speaker: Bertrand Renaud. His presentation is based on a recently published book he co-authored, "The International Housing Experience and its Implication for China (Routledge, April 2019).  Bertrand Renaud was advisor on urban affairs and housing finance at the World Bank.  He started working extensively in China in 1988. Webex: Join Using Webex RSVP:  Click Here: If you plan to attend in person or by Webex

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