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.
Claudia Buch (VP, Deutsche Bundesbank) highlights the importance of evidence-based research and teaching in economics, which is at the centre of CORE Econ's mission.
The Bank of England raised the main interest rate to 4%. Stone Centre Affiliate Fred Malherbe explains the effects of this decision on inequality: shareholders profit, and monetary policy weakens.
Wendy Carlin was awarded the Royal Economic Society Medal for Services to the Economics Profession, recognising her contribution to CORE Econ and to diversifying the profession.