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Discussion at LSE: The Next Financial Crisis

Recorded on 28 January 2014 in Old Theatre, Old Building. Speakers: Professor Julia Black, Dr Jon Danielsson, Professor Charles Goodhart Chair: Dr Malcolm Knight The official response to the current economic crisis may create longterm stability or, in actual fact, lay the seeds for the next. The panel of experts will debate what is the …

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University of California : Manuel Castells: An overview of the current global economic conundrum

USC Professor Manuel Castells discuses the crisis of global capitalism that has unfolded since 2008 and the implications for globalization theory. The talk was held 2/25/2011, but is still relevant today. Manuel Castells was awarded the 2012 Holberg Prize, for having “shaped our understanding of the political dynamics of urban and global economies in the …

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Discussion: 2008 Revisited – The Economics of the Crisis

This is the first of six videos from the program, Five Years Later: A Financial Crisis Symposium, presented by The Paulson Institute and the University of Chicago Institute of Politics.

Didier Sornette: How we can predict the next financial crisis

TED presents Didier Sornette who, together with his Financial Crisis Observatory have plotted a set of early warning signs for unstable, growing systems, tracking the moment when any bubble is about to pop. (And he’s seeing it happen again, right now.) [KGVID width=”720″ height=”400″]http://www.ourprg.com/Video/DidierSornette_2013G-480p.mp4[/KGVID]

Discussion: Combating Carbon in an Economic Crisis

A discussion hosted by the London Business School of Economics and Political Science. The event focus on two key questions: Has the economic crisis irrevocably undermined the world’s chances of successfully addressing climate change? Or are the investment opportunities such that the private sector can still prevent an environmental disaster?

Discussion: Economic Crisis II

By FORA TV: Since the ‘financial crisis’ of 2007-08, the future sovereign debt crisis in the European Union, and numerous financial scandals over the past two years – such as the mis-representation of Libor by banks such as Barclays, and major trading losses by J.P. Morgan’s London trading desk – significant questions of confidence have …

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Discussion: Economic Crisis I

Yale hosted a panel discussion with Yale Faculty on Understanding the Financial Crisis: The Stimulus, Bailouts and Other Solutions. Panelists included John Geanakoplos (James Tobin Professor of Economics), Jonathan Macey (Deputy Dean of the Yale Law School), William Nordhaus (Sterling Professor of Economics) and Robert Shiller (Arthur M. Okun Professor of Economics). The discussion was …

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