President Obama’s reading list

Princeton author Larry Bartels’ ‘Unequal Democracy’ appears on a list of books that President Obama is known to have read in recent years according to this article in The Daily Telegraph.

Robert Shiller interviewed on VoxEU

Robert Shiller was recently interviewed by Romesh Vaitilingam of VoxEU (the policy portal set up by the Centre for Economic Policy Research, UK) about his work and, in particular, Animal Spirits the book he co-authored with George Akerlof.    Click here to listen in full.

Robert Shiller in London: 18 – 21 May 2009

Robert Shiller will be in the UK later this month to highlight the issues raised in his new book, co-authored with George Akerlof,  Animal Spirits .

On 18th  May he will be appearing on BBC Radio 4 Start the Week and speaking at 6.30pm at  Policy Exchange.

At 5.00pm on Tuesday 19th he will be at The Work Foundation and at 12.30pm on the 20th he will be at LSE for the Financial Markets Group

Finally at 1.00pm on the 21st May he will be participating in an RSA ThuRSdAy event