Video Vox

John Vickers 18 October 2017

How safe should banks be? In this video, John Vickers points out that regulators and academics have diverging points of view regarding banks' capital requirements. This video was recorded at the "10 years after the crisis" conference held in London, on 22 September 2017.

Anat Admati 12 October 2017

How well does the current system work? In this video, Anat Admati discusses how distortive the system actually is. This video was recorded at the "10 years after the crisis" conference held in London, on 22 September 2017.

Anat Admati 13 October 2017

Economics rely on assumptions, what if these assumptions are wrong? In this video, Anat Admati stresses the importance of understanding the underlining political economy. This video was recorded at the "10 years after the crisis" conference held in London, on 22 September 2017.

Paul Krugman 09 October 2017

How did academic macroeconomics evolve? In this video, Paul Krugman explains how macroeconomic models fail to completely explain the events of the last decade. This video was recorded at the "10 years after the crisis" conference held in London, on 22 September 2017.

Paul Krugman 04 October 2017

Where did policymakers got it right? In this video, Paul Krugman explains how central banks did the right thing, whereas austerity was imposed at the wrong time. This video was recorded at the "10 years after the crisis" conference held in London, on 22 September 2017.

Kevin Lansing 02 October 2017

Is the ZLB self-fulfilling? In this video, Kevin Lansing explains how expectations about the inflation rate can have an impact on the central bank’s ability to use the ZLB. This video was recorded in July 2017 at a macroeconomics conference organised by the Bank of England.

Jean Tirole 29 September 2017

Why do we behave differently from our self-interests? In this video, Jean Tirole talks about the economics of ethics, and the drivers of human behavior. This video was recorded at the 6th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences in September 2017.

Héctor Calvo Pardo 27 September 2017

Are social interactions a source of information for taking financial decisions? In this video, Héctor Calvo Pardo explains the links between financial literacy, social interactions and investments. This video was recorded in July 2017 at a macroeconomics conference organised by the Bank of England.

Giovanni Nicolò 25 September 2017

How does psychology determine economic outcomes? In this video, Giovanni Nicolò explains how pessimistic beliefs can have negative impacts on economic outcomes. This video was recorded in July 2017 at a macroeconomics conference organised by the Bank of England.

Jaume Ventura 22 September 2017

What are the effects of globalisation on the structure of the state? In this video, Jaume Ventura presents his research and some of the modelling challenges. This video was recorded at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics in May 2016.

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