University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

How We Buy Things

Authors Lawrence Ingrassia, Mike Isaac and Adam Minter discuss how businesses like Uber, Warby Parker and resale stores are reshaping what we buy and how we buy.

Lawrence Ingrassia

Lawrence Ingrassia is a former business and economics editor and deputy managing editor at The New York Times, having previously spent 25 years at The Wall Street Journal as Boston bureau chief, London bureau chief, money and investing editor and assistant managing editor....

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Mike Isaac

Mike Isaac is a technology reporter at The New York Times, whose Uber coverage won the Gerald Loeb Award for distinguished business reporting. He writes frequently about Uber, Facebook and other Silicon Valley giants for the Times and appears often on CNBC and MSNBC....

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Adam Minter

Adam Minter is the author of "Secondhand: Travels in the New Global Garage Sale" and "Junkyard Planet: Travels in the Billion-Dollar Trash Trade" and a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion. He lives in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia....

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