Tuesday, October 26 at 8 p.m. EDT, Dollars and common sense will hold a free screening and panel discussion of Mary Filippo’s film âMy Mis-Education in 3 Graphicsâ.
Registration for the event is now open! Please Click here to register for this event. Once you have completed the registration process, you will then receive an email with instructions on how to watch the documentary before the event.
Our panelists will be Mary Filippo, an independent filmmaker; Tim Koechlin, economist at Vassar College; and John Summa, independent researcher, author and economist. The event will be held online via Zoom and will include a screening of some short clips from the film, a panel discussion and a question-and-answer session with the panelists. To submit questions to the panelists in advance, please do so using this form.
Koechlin has this to say about the film, which he commented on in our November / December 2020 issue: “If you’ve ever taken an economics class and thought ‘what’s going on?’ You should watch this movie If you’ve ever taken an economics course and thought “Aha! Then this is how it works!” – you should watch this movie. And if you teach economics, you should share this movie with your students. You can find the full review here.
You can find the review of Michael Yates’ film at Monthly Online, here. And you can also find the review of David Brennan’s film on Monthly Online, here.
This event is co-sponsored by the Merrimack College Economics Department, the California State University â San Bernardino Economics Department, the University of Rhode Island Economics Department and the Center for Popular Economics. For more information on the film, visit the film’s website. If you have any questions, call us at 617-447-2177, or send us an email. We hope you will join us for this exciting free event!