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Welfare State Is Conference Topic


Speakers from the fields of industry, journalism, education, and politics will take part in a three-week conference on "The Welfare State" at the College this summer.

Professor Roy G. D. Allen of the London School of Economics, Professor W. A. Johr of Switzerland, and Robert Nathan, a consulting economist of Washington, D.C., will discuss "The Economics of Welfare" on July 17 and 18.

In the second week, on July 24 and 25, "The Role of Private Associations in the Welfare State" will be considered by Clinton S. Golden, lecturer on Labor Problems at the Business School, Monsignor Fulton Sheen, economist and lawyer Donald Richberg, and Stanley H. Ruttenberg, director of Research and Education for the C.I.O.

Representative Christian A. Herter '15 (R-Mass.), Elliott, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. '38, associate professor of History, and Max Lernor, professor of Government at Brandeis University, will conclude the series on July 31 and August 1.

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