Conversations On Philanthropy
Emerging Questions on Liberality and Social Thought

David Ellerman

DAVID ELLERMAN works in the fields of economics and political economy, social theory and philosophy, and in mathematics. His undergraduate degree was in philosophy at M.I.T. (‘65), and he has Masters degrees in Philosophy of Science (‘67) and in Economics (‘68), and a doctorate in Mathematics (‘71) all from Boston University. He has been in and out of teaching in economics, mathematics, accounting, computer science, and operations research departments in various universities (1970-90), founded and managed a consulting firm in East Europe (1990-2), and worked in the World Bank from 1992 to 2003 where he was an economic advisor to the Chief Economist (Joseph Stiglitz and Nicholas Stern). Now he is a visiting scholar at the University of California in Riverside. He has published numerous articles in various fields (see Curriculum Vitae) and five books. (REV. 2009)


Conversations Volume Year Contribution Title
Volume XArticleNew Work for the Visible Hands of Business
Volume VI2009ArticleConversation 10: Rethinking Philanthropy and Business
Volume III2006CommentsComments by David Ellerman

View all Contributors