The multiplicity of challenges – ranging from popular discontent and new financial crises to the collapse of globalization and dramatic climate events – implies a deeper risk of systemic disruptions. These will probably need a better understanding of the systemic nature of these crises and more systemic policy answers.
On March 5-6, 2020 our partner organization NAEC at the OECD hosted a conference on “Integrative Economics”. The event featured epidemiologist Joshua M. Epstein, Nobel Prize laureate James Heckman and many others.
Nobel prize laureate Robert Shiller is the expert when it comes to narratives in economics. We had the chance to talk to him this monday in an exclusive Forum New Economy seminar about his new book, important narratives and the parallels to the current crisis.