‘Challenges for the Global Economy: The Great Recession and the Fault Lines’ with Kaushik Basu, former Chief Economist of the World Bank
From: Tuesday November 29, 2016, 5:30 pm
To: Tuesday November 29, 2016, 8:30 pm
Monash's CDES is hosting former World Bank Chief Economist Professor Kaushik Basu to share his views on 'Challenges for the Global Economy: The Great Recession and the Fault Lines'.
Kaushik Basu (Cornell University)
Tuesday, 29 November 2016
5:30 – 8:30pm (lecture 6 – 7:30pm, followed by drinks and canapés)
Monash College, Level 7, 271 Collins Street, Melbourne
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About the speaker
Kaushik Basu is Professor of Economics and the C. Marks Professor of International Studies at Cornell University, as well as the incoming President of the International Economic Association. From October 2012 to October 2016, he was the Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank. Prior to that he served as the Chief Economic Advisor to the Government of India.
Level 7, 271 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000