John T. Dunlop Lecture

John T. DunlopThe Center's annual John T. Dunlop Lecture honors a distinguished member of the Harvard community in recognizing the contributions of Professor John T. Dunlop. In addition to serving as Chairman of the Economics Department and Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Professor Dunlop was United States Secretary of Labor during the Ford administration.

Professor Dunlop had a lifetime career in mediation, arbitration and dispute resolution. A commitment to the nation's construction industries and housing also distinguished his work. He served as chairman of the Construction Industry Stabilization Committee and played a role in the establishment of the National Institute for Building Sciences.

Dunlop was inducted into the National Housing Hall of Fame by the National Association of Home Builders in 1986.

 

Previous Dunlop Lectures

Michael Maltzan

Design Principal, Michael Maltzan Architecture
Addressing Homelessness: What Can (and Can't) Architecture Do?

Kimberly Dowdell

Partner, Century Partners; President, National Organization of Minority Architects
Diverse City: How Equitable Design and Development Will Shape Urban Futures

Raphael Bostic

President and CEO
Federal Reserve Board of Atlanta

Angela Glover Blackwell

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, PolicyLink
Policy + Place: Building Communities of Opportunity

Jonathan F.P. Rose

Founder & President, The Jonathan Rose Companies

J. Ronald Terwilliger

Chairman, Enterprise Community Partners Vice Chairman, Enterprise Community Investment Chairman Emeritus, Trammel Crow Residential
Housing America's Increasingly Diverse Population

Senator Mel Martinez

Former U.S. Senator and HUD Secretary Chairman, Southeast and Latin America, JPMorgan Chase Co-Chair, Bipartisan Policy Center Housing Commission
America's Housing Policy: Charting a Course for Recovery

Jonathan Reckford

President and Chief Executive Officer Habitat for Humanity International
Three Myths About Affordable Housing

Marc Morial

President and Chief Executive Officer National Urban league
Promoting Innovative Housing Policy and Practice: Lessons from the Past, Challenges for the Future

F. Barton Harvey

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Enterprise Community Partners
A Decent Home and Suitable Living Environment for all Americans: Rhetoric or Legitimate Goal?

The Honorable Shaun Donovan

Secretary
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Toward a More Sustainable Future: Housing, Place and the New Federalism

Lewis S. Ranieri

Prime Originator and Founder
Ranieri Partners Management LLC Revolution in Mortgage Finance

Jack Kemp

Founder and Chairman Kemp Partners
The Role of Democratic-Capitalism in a Gulf Coast Renaissance

Kim B. Clark

Dean and George F. Baker Professor of Administration
Harvard Business School
The University and the World of Business: Creating Deep Knowledge with Power and Practice

Henry G. Cisneros

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
American CityVista
Homes for Americans in the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities for the Nation

Angelo R. Mozilo

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Countrywide Financial Corporation
The American Dream of Homeownership: From Cliche to Mission

Herbert V. Kohler, Jr.

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Kohler Co.
Designing Form and Function in the American Home

Barbara T. Alexander

Senior Advisor
UBS Warburg LLC
The U.S. Homebuilding Industry: A Half Century of Building the American Dream

Kent W. Colton

Former Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer
National Association of Home Builders
Housing at the Millenium