"There's No Such Thing as a Free Crunch: Why We Are All Keynesians in a Crisis"
Sponsored by Department of Economics
Monday, March 4, 2013
Mark Blyth is Professor of International Political Economy and faculty fellow of the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University. He is particulary interested in how uncertainty and randomness impact complex systems, particulary economic systems. He is the author of several books including Great Transformations: Economic Ideas and Institutional Change in the Twentieth Century, and most recently, Austerity: The History of a Dangerous Idea that questions the return to prominence of financial orthodoxy following the global financial crisis.
Sponsored by the Department of Economics and the Will Lyons Lecture Fund
This event is open to the public.