Video Vox

22 October 2018

Blockchain technology has a real potential to be a catalyst in the world of finance, offering new ways to intermediate capital risk and incite change in the financial sector. That's what the audience heard at a CEPR conference held at ING's London headquarters. But how much of this new technology is really understood? And is there a danger that hype is overshadowing reality?

Sendhil Mullainathan 19 October 2018

Sendhil Mullainathan of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business discusses the psychology of scarcity and how it applies to the poor. The interview was recorded at the RES conference in 2014.

Rui Albuquerque 15 October 2018

Rui Albuquerque of Boston College discusses the impact of the tick size on stock prices, in an interview recorded at CEPR's Third Annual Spring Symposium in April 2018.

Giancarlo Corsetti 11 October 2018

Giancarlo Corsetti of the University of Cambridge discusses the ADEMU project, which aimed at reassessing and strengthening the fiscal and monetary framework of EMU.

Stefan Szymanski 08 October 2018

Stefan Szymanski of the University of Michigan discusses how Financial Fair Play regulation brings little or no benefit for football fans or the players - the big winners are the owners of football clubs. The interview was recorded at the RES conference in 2014.

Tim Besley 03 October 2018

Tim Besley of the LSE-Oxford Commission on State Fragility, Growth and Development talks about the Commission's recent report on escaping the fragility trap.

Tiago Mata 27 September 2018

Tiago Mata, Lecturer in Science and Technology Studies at UCL, looks at the disparity of economic journalism in different countries.

Adrian Buss 24 September 2018

Adrian Buss, Assistant Professor of Finance at INSEAD, discusses how and when new investors should allocate money to new asset classes when they become available. The video was recorded at CEPR's Third Annual Spring Symposiumin April 2018.

Martin Melecky 18 September 2018

Martin Melecky, Lead Economist at the Chief Economist Office for South Asia of the World Bank, presents a new World Bank report which discusses how transport corridors offer enormous potential to boost South Asia’s economic growth, reduce poverty, and spur job creation, provided the new trade routes spread their benefits broadly and limit negative environmental impacts.

Marina Della Giusta 13 September 2018

Dr Marina Della Giusta, Associate Professor in Economics at the University of Reading, discusses how economists can use social media to get the public more involved in economics.

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