Video Lecture: Robert Shiller On How Psychology Drives The Economy
Video Introduction (Via Fora.Tv)
Professor Robert Shiller presents the annual Irene and Bernard L. Schwartz lecture titled Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy, and Why it Matters for Global Capitalism.
The lecture will be based on Professor Shiller’s upcoming book of the same title, which is co-authored with George Akerlof, Koshland Professor of Economics at University of California, Berkeley and Nobel Laureate.
A panel discussion and question and answer session follows the lecture and features: Brad DeLong, professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley; Teresa Ghilarducci, Irene and Bernard L. Schwartz Professor of Economic Policy Analysis at The New School for Social Research; and Jeff Madrick, senior fellow, SCEPA, The New School for Social Research.
About The Speaker (Via Fora.Tv)
Robert J. Shiller – Robert J. Shiller is the Arthur M. Okun Professor of Economics, and Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics at Yale University. He is also professor of Finance and Fellow at the International Center for Finance at Yale School of Management. He has written about financial markets, financial innovation, behavioral economics, macroeconomics, real estate, and statistical methods, as well as on public attitudes, opinions, and moral judgments regarding markets.