The John Locke Foundation
Cordially invites you to

a meeting of the Shaftesbury Society

with our special guest

Dr. Petur O. Jonsson

- Professor of Economics & Chair of the Department of Finance, Economics, Entrepreneurship, and Marketing- Fayetteville State University

On Virtue, the Pursuit of Happiness, and Economic Behavior

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Monday, September 20, 2010
12:00 noon

The John Locke Foundation, 200 W Morgan St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Price: $10.00

Petur O. Jonsson (Cand. Oecon., The University of Iceland, 1979; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 1986) is currently Professor of Economics and Chair of the Department of Finance, Economics, Entrepreneurship, and Marketing at Fayetteville State University, where he has been a faculty member since 1992. Earlier, he was Assistant Professor of Economics at The University of Nebraska-Lincoln (1987-1992) and he has also taught at the University of Iceland and The Pennsylvania State University. His work has appeared in the International Journal of Social Economics, the Atlantic Economic Journal, The American Journal of Economics and Sociology, the Eastern Economic Journal, International Advances in Economic Research, Journal of Private Enterprise, the Journal of Economics, the Review of Social Economy and the Southern Economic Journal. He has also published monographs as well as papers in various proceedings and as chapters in books. His research has been eclectic and ranged across different fields: for example, monetary theory, social economics, choice theory, and the history of economic thought.

Shaftesbury Luncheon talks are free and open to the public. An optional lunch is available for purchase at the event, or participants may brown bag a lunch if they choose.

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