Instructor: Joan Mountford
Dates: 1/22/2019 - 2/19/2019
Times: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Building: Building C
Books should be read before each class.
Dates: 1/22/2019 - 1/22/2019
John Grisham's Bleachers examines the role of high school football in a small town.
Dates: 1/29/2019 - 1/29/2019
Part 1: W.P. Kinsella's Shoeless Joe, which is the basis for the film Field of Dreams, is about fathers, sons and dreams.
Dates: 2/5/2019 - 2/5/2019
Part 2: W.P. Kinsella's Shoeless Joe, which is the basis for the film Field of Dreams, is about fathers, sons and dreams.
Dates: 2/12/2019 - 2/12/2019
Part 1: Beartown by Fredrik Backman is about a small town with big hockey dreams and the price the town will have to pay to make those dreams come true.
Dates: 2/19/2019 - 2/19/2019
Part 2: Beartown by Fredrik Backman is about a small town with big hockey dreams and the price the town will have to pay to make those dreams come true.
Instructor: Elizabeth Brown
Dates: 1/23/2019 - 1/23/2019
Times: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dates: 1/24/2019 - 1/24/2019
Instructor: Bob Fuqua
Dates: 1/28/2019 - 1/28/2019
Instructor: Dorothy Howe Books
Dates: 1/28/2019 - 2/18/2019
Times: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Building: Building E
Instructor: Don O'Neil
Dates: 1/29/2019 - 3/5/2019
NOTE: 2019 Great Decisions Briefing Book required. Please read Chapter 1 prior to the first session. Books will be available for purchase at the Registration Jan. 15 or in the LLI Office.
The topics for this class will be Migration.
Instructor: Bob Carlson
Dates: 1/31/2019 - 2/21/2019
Instructor: Judy Berger
Dates: 1/30/2019 - 1/30/2019
Building: Off Campus Site
This tour is limited to only 10 participants on a first come basis.Transportation is not provided but carpooling may be available. This tour is conducted in two location in Punta Gorda and additional information on location and parking will be emailed a week before the tour date.
This six session course will address four topics:
I. Economic Growth: What is the "Economic Problem?"; Demand Stimulation vs. Supply Constraints; What Determines the Rate of Growth?
II. International Trade: It's Not About Creating Jobs!; Adam Smith Got It Right; Who Wins Trade Wars?
III. Monetary Policy: A Shifting Stance: Fed Policy Goals; The Great Expansion; The Quiet Unwinding
IV. Labor Market Dynamics: Will Technology Eliminate Most Jobs?; Where Have All the Workers Gone?
Instructor: Gene Laber
Dates: 1/16/2019 - 2/20/2019