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The Panel Discussion Event took place on Wednesday 7th May with Professor Paul Krugman (Sanjaya Lall Visiting Professor), Lord Adair Turner and Lord Robert Skidelsky and was chaired by Professor Tony Venables.
The Department of Economics and the Department of International Development presented a Public Lecture with Professor Paul Krugman (Sanjaya Lall Visiting Professor) on Tuesday 3rd June. Recording of the event to follow.
Speaker(s): Piroska Nagy (Director for Country Strategy and Policy, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD))
Series: Political Economy of Financial Markets