Zaniac Founder Paul Zane Pilzer Delivers Keynote Presentation at University of Utah

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Paul Zane Pilzer

Economist, Social Entrepreneur & New York Times Best-Selling Author

Paul Zane Pilzer has served as an economic advisor in two U.S. presidential administrations and addressed the People’s Republic of China from the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. He was a Commentator for CNN and National Public Radio and has been profiled on the front page of The Wall Street Journal and in more than 100 publications. Paul received his BA from Lehigh University, his MBA from Wharton Business School, and taught at New York University for 21 years where he was student-rated "best professor." He has written 11 books published in 24 languages and founded six companies including Utah-based Zaniac Learning, Zane Benefits, and Extend Health.

The late Sam Walton, founder of Wal-Mart, said that he was amazed at Paul's "business capacity and his ability to put (economics) into layman’s terms.”

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You Learn the Most from Your Mistakes

Graduating in the bottom third of a high school where only the top half went to college

The first law of success – How many hours are there in a week?

The second law of success – Reveling in Rejection

Getting to Wharton and rejecting Scarcity Economics

Developing my own theory of Economics of Abundance - W=PxT

Seeing God in Economics

Getting rich when you are an unhappy customer

Reforming U.S. Health Insurance


Why should you go to college—Is higher education still relevant?

Why should you consider a career in business?


How important is success in your first job?

How do you combine public and academic service?

How does climate change affect your theories on abundant resources?

The Sharing Economy, The Sharing Revolution, and Gross Domestic Happiness  

Managing climate change and gasoline pump prices

How did you convince Wharton to accept you?

What’s your take on Tax Reform?

The 2016 Presidential Election is an example of God at work

The challenge for your generation is exporting abundance to the world.  

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Zaniac Founder Paul Zane Pilzer Delivers Keynote Presentation at University of Utah
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