Söhnke Bartram 11 January 2017

Anomalies have returns above risk factors. In this video, Söhnke Bartram discusses three reasons why anomalies exist, and their implications. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Center for Financial Analysis in December 2016.

Gilles Carbonnier 09 January 2017

Humanitarian responses have been used to compensate for the lack of political resolve. In this video, Gilles Carbonnier discusses his research on the economic and political dimensions of wars and disasters and humanitarian actions.

Coen Teulings 20 December 2016

The fall in real interest rates is due to demographic trends, which are due to the introduction of the pill. In this video, Coen Teulings discusses the impact of the pill on savings.

19 December 2016

The 2008 crisis led to growing tensions on trade. In this video, Faizel Ismail discusses the importance for African countries to build a comprehensive regional integration project. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.

16 December 2016

Sweden has been welcoming a lot of Syrian refugees since the beginning of the war. In this video, Nahikari Irastorza discusses the challenges of integrating refugees in the Swedish labour market. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.

14 December 2016

Migration is a mechanism through which crises can be spread out globally. In this video, Andrés Solimano discusses the impact of mass forced migration for recipient countries. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.

12 December 2016

Growth requires a shift of resources from low-productivity to high-productivity sectors. In this video, Carol Newman discusses the key constraints on the development of the manufacturing sector in Africa. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.

09 December 2016

Economic shocks can turn into crises if they are of large magnitudes and long-lasting. In this video, Andrés Solimano discusses the case of Chile, in order to identify the mechanisms needed to avoid shocks turning into crises. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.

07 December 2016

Why aren't individuals moving from low-productivity to high-productivity jobs? In this video, Sam Jones discusses the challenges of the labour market in Mozambique. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.

Claire Célérier 05 December 2016

What are the drivers of complexity? In this video Claire Célérier explains the implications of complexity for investors. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis in October 2016.

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