James Heckman 06 March 2017

Intergenerational mobility in the US is relatively low. In this video, James Heckman presents a study promoting social mobility of both parents and children. This video was recorded at the American Economic Association in Chicago in January 2017.

Andrei Kirilenko 03 March 2017

Most high-frequency traders are not regulated, despite their huge trading volumes. In this video, Andrei Kirilenko underlines the importance of latency transparency. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis in December 2016.

Olivier Blanchard 27 February 2017

Why is it that demand growth is not stronger? In this video, Olivier Blanchard discusses his research on long-run forecasts and unexpected decreases in consumption. This video was recorded at the American Economic Association in Chicago in January 2017.

Mathijs van Dijk 24 February 2017

The stocks of small companies tend to have higher returns than stocks of small companies. In this video, Mathijs van Dijk discusses his research on the size effect.This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis in December 2016.

Ioana Marinescu 20 February 2017

Different degrees have different pays and job opportunities. Ioana Marinescu presents her research on community college students and on helping them make informed decisions about their majors. This video was recorded at the American Economic Association in Chicago in January 2017.

Alan Moreira 15 February 2017

Investors tend to sell when markets get scared. In this video, Alan Moreira explains that other strategies can overperform the classical strategy. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre in December 2016.

Angus Deaton 13 February 2017

Are randomised controlled trials better than others? In this video, Angus Deaton discusses the difficulties of applying the results to actual policies. This video was recorded at the American Economic Association in Chicago in January 2017.

Paul Whelan 10 February 2017

Investing in stocks instead of bonds is risky. In this video, Paul Whelan discusses the importance of expected inflation. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis in December 2016.

Christopher Palmer 08 February 2017

How does segmentation in mortgage markets affect central bank decisions? In this video, Christopher Palmer points out mortgage market policy should complement macro policy. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre in October 2016.

Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan 06 February 2017

How do shocks between countries transmit through financial linkages and financial flows? Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan discusses how global financial flows affect domestic markets. This video was recorded at the American Economic Association in Chicago in January 2017.