Did Economists Get It Wrong?

2009 Henry Kaufman Lecture/Symposia Series

Thursday, October 29, 2009 | 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

The Museum of American Finance and the New School for Social Research present an expert panel on the different explanations of the current crisis on the 80th anniversary of the Crash of 1929. Participants include:

David Adler – Economic journalist and author of Snap Judgment (Financial Times Press, 2009)

Justin Fox – Economics and business columnist for Time magazine

Teresa Ghilarducci (moderator) – Irene and Bernard L. Schwartz Professor in Economic Policy Analysis at the New School for Social Research and the Director of the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA)

Robert Shiller – Arthur M. Okun Professor of Economics, Department of Economics and Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University, and Professor of Finance and Fellow at the International Center for Finance, Yale School of Management