Timur Kuran on BBC World Service The Forum


Timur Kuran, author of ‘The Long Divergence: How Islamic Law
Held Back the Mi
ddle East’ was a guest on BBC World Service The Forum on Sunday.

The programme asked three distinguished Professors of Economics for their views on how to solve the
current economic crisis.  Other guests were Danny Quah from London School
of Economics and Lord Robert Skidelsky, Emeritus Professor of Political Economy
at Warwick University.  The programme is available to listen to from this
link http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00lzhr8