Please join the University of Chicago Booth School of Business Alumni Club of Los Angeles in welcoming Professor Emeritus Robert Z. Aliber as he discusses his latest book, "Manias, Panics and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises, sixth edition" written by Charles P. Kindleberger & Robert Z. Aliber.

Wine, beer, and hors d'oeuvres will be served.


The Jonathan Club
Reagan Room
545 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, California


Students: $15
Alumni: $20
Guests: $25

Ticket cost includes wine, beer, and hors d'oeuvres.


Register Online

Deadline: 11/28/2011

Speaker Profiles

Professor Robert Z. Aliber (Speaker)
Professor Emeritus of International Economics and Finance, Chicago Booth School of Business

Robert Z. Aliber has written extensively about exchange rates, and international financial and banking relationships and policy problems. Publications include The Reconstruction of International Monetary Arrangements (ed., Macmillan, 1986), The Handbook of International Financial Management (ed. Dow Jones Irwin, 1989),. and Global Portfolios (co-editor, Business One Irwin, 1991). He is a co-author of Money, Banking, and the Economy (Norton, First Edition, 1981, Fourth Edition 1990), Manias, Panics, and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises (Palgrave MacMillan, 2005), and author of The International Money Game (Palgrave MacMillan, 2001).

While at Chicago, he developed the Program of International Studies in Business and the Center for Studies in International Finance. He has consulted to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and to other U.S. government agencies, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, and to the research institutes and private firms, testified before committees of the Congress, and lectured extensively in the United States and abroad.


Haleigh Johnson 
Assistant Director, Alumni Affairs