PERG Launch Lecture: The Global Financial Crisis: Origins, Responses, Prognosis
Join us for the PERG Launch Lecture for the academic year 2010/2011! Professor Herman Schwartz of the University of Virginia will give a talk on the recent global financial crisis,its origins, responses and prognoses. The talk will be followed by a reception.
You can find the slides from the lecture here
Herman Schwartz is a professor at the Woodrow Wilson Department of Politics of the University of Virginia. He is the author of States vs. Markets: The Emergence of the Global Economy (1994), and more recently Subprime Nation:American Power, Global Finance and the Housing Bubble (2009)
PERG is a joint student-faculty political economy research group which brings together members from several CEU departments. It is amed at fostering collaborative research among the CEU faculty and students across different departments working in the field of political economy.
You can find a footage of the lecture on the following links: