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2015 Hesburgh Lecture with Professor Martijn Cremers: Business in Light of Catholic Social Teaching

November 3, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST


What is the purpose, the priority, and the practice of business in light of Catholic social teaching? How can business contribute to human flourishing, just human relationships, and integral human development?

Please join the Notre Dame Club of New York for the 2015 Hesburgh Lecture, “Business in Light of Catholic Social Teaching,” given by Professor Martijn Cremers of the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, Department of Finance.

The event begins with a 6:30 p.m. reception, where refreshments will be served. Lecture begins at 7:15 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP through the link provided to the Notre Dame Club of NY event page or click for more information.

RSVP requested:


St. Francis of Assisi Church, San Damiano Hall
129 West 31st Street (between 6th & 7th Avenues)
San Damiano Hall is a few doors east of the Church.
One block from LIRR at Penn Station.

Presenter Biography:
Martijn Cremers joined Notre Dame in 2012 as professor of finance. He was previously a faculty member at Yale University. His paper “How Active Is Your Fund Manager? A New Measure That Predicts Performance” (Review of Financial Studies, 2009) introduced a measure of active management named “Active Share,” which is based on a comparison of the holdings of a fund with those of its benchmark. The “Active Share” measure has become widely used in the financial industry and was incorporated in Morningstar Direct and FactSet.


San Damiano Hall at Church of St. Francis of Assisi
129 West 31st Street
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Notre Dame Club of New York – NDNY
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