How the Global Economy Became a House of Cards, and What Lies Ahead

22  October 2009    5:00 pm CEST

Peter Isard, IMF Institute


wiiw, Rahlgasse 3, 1060 Vienna, lecture hall (entrance from the ground floor)


The presentation will focus on the key factors that contributed to the financial crisis in the United States, the sequence of events that transformed the global economy into a house of cards, the policy responses under the Bush administration and the Obama administration to date, and the challenges that lie ahead.