IAS News

IAS Statement on Revised Executive Order

March 07, 2017
As an institution, we oppose the revised travel ban on the principles of justice and non-discrimination and stand in unison for the advancement of knowledge without borders and prejudice.


Reflections on Inequality and Capital in the Twenty-First Century

By Thomas Piketty

Exploring the relationship between rising inequality and the changing structure of political conflict, from class-based to identity-based conflict, and the need to go beyond a Western-centered historical perspective on inequality regimes


The Future of Useless Knowledge with Robbert Dijkgraaf

May 24, 2017 | 6:30 – 7:30pm
Robbert Dijkgraaf, Director and Leon Levy Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study, will share his thoughts on the future of useless knowledge. 

Manjul Bhargava and Christopher A. Cole Appointed to IAS Board of Trustees

May 18, 2017
Manjul Bhargava, R. Brandon Fradd Professor of Mathematics at Princeton University and Member (2001–02) in the IAS School of Mathematics, and Christopher A. Cole, Founder and Chairman of Ardea Partners LLC, have been appointed to the Institute for Advanced Study Board of Trustees, effective May 6.