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Faculty of Economics

2018-19 Marshall Lecture by Professor Robert Shiller

Robert Shiller

Robert Shiller is the 2013 Nobel Laureate in Economics. He is the Arthur M. Okun Professor of Economics, Department of Economics and Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University, and Professor of Finance and Fellow at the International Center for Finance, Yale School of Management. He has written widely on financial markets, behavioral economics, macroeconomics, and on public attitudes, opinions, and moral judgments regarding markets. His views gained wide notice in spring 2000 with his perfectly timed prediction that the stock market would prove to be greatly overvalued. His latest work is a catalog of new financial instruments to reduce risk without reducing efficiency.


Professor Robert Shiller (Yale) will give two lectures on,

"Economic Narratives: How Bimetallism and Bitcoin Went Viral"

Lecture one - Wednesday 14th November at 5.00pm

Lecture two - Thursday 15th November at 5.00pm
(followed by questions and answers session)

in Lady Mitchell Hall

Professor Shiller gave his presidential address before the American Economic Association in January 2017 entitled "Narrative Economics", which you can watch above.

The paper from this address was published in the American Economic Review in April 2017

Professor Shiller's Yale Profile

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