News story 17th Feb 2017

Public Lecture – Kaushik Basu

On 29 November 2016, former World Bank Chief Economist Professor Kaushik Basu gave a public lecture on the 'Challenges for the Global Economy: The Great Recession and the Fault Lines' as a guest of the CDES.

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.

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For more on Professor Basu's lecture, see here.