Archive for August 31st, 2010

Pre-1980s, Norway’s economic policy was much like India’s

August 31, 2010

Norway’s Central Bank Governor Svein Gjedrem gives this superb lecture tracking developments in economic policy focusing on Norway. He also looks at state of economics in general and why should we study it.

First the topic. There were quite a few similarities between Norway and India in 1950s:

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Jackson Hole Conference 2010

August 31, 2010

This annual erence has always been the much anticipated event. The papers and speeches for 2010 conference have been put on the website.

WSJ Blog had a number of posts on the event

There were number of heated debates amidst memebers. FT has a coverage (for subscibers)

Will try and post on this as and when I get time…


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