Recording of the launch of the Stone Centre at UCL
The full recording of the launch of the Stone Centre at UCL is now available on the Stone Centre website and on YouTube.
0:00:22 Imran Rasul, Co-director
0:04:34 James Stone, James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Foundation
0:11:09 Soumaya Keynes, The Economist
0:12:46 James Heckman, University of Chicago
1:09:48 Angus Deaton, Princeton University
1:16:28 John Van Reenen, London School of Economics
1:22:18 Arin Dube, University of Massachusetts Amherst
1:28:11 Wendy Carlin, University College London
1:59:30 Janet Gornick, Stone Center at CUNY
Selected excerpts from the speakers are also available on the Stone Centre website.
Would an increase in the tax produce higher tax revenues for the government or will this incentivise individuals to change their behaviour by reducing savings or increasing tax avoidance and evasion? Stone Scholar Linda Wu presents her doctoral research, addressing this question with Taiwanese data.
Stone Centre/ExploreEcon award winner Gaurav Khatri reflects on Philippe's Aghion Stone Public Lecture on 'Rethinking capitalism to make it more innovative and more inclusive'.
Stone Centre PhD Fellows Joern Onken and Thomas Lazarowicz introduce themselves, their research, and their ideas to produce CORE Econ educational materials with the support of the Centre.