Seen in the news

Lords of Finance offers economic history for dummies, by Steve Weinber (23/01/09)

As the United States and most of the rest of the world struggle through the economic downturn of 2009, Liaquat Ahamed is an unexpected beneficiary. When he started researching his history of global finance years ago, he almost surely did not realize how relevant it would become upon its January 2009 publication date. read more


Banks need more capital, by Alan Greenspan (The economist, 18/12/08)

In a guest article, Alan Greenspan says banks will need much thicker capital cushions than they had before the bust. read more

Emerging economists. International bright young things (The Economist, 30/12/08)

The next generation of economists do their best work somewhere between the field clinic and the dissection room. read more

One Response to Seen in the news

  1. ronanlyons says:

    I’ve been thinking about this the past few months – why didn’t I pick interwar global capital markets, rather than interwar global labour markets, for my thesis?!

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