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Michael Spence: The Real Challenges to Growth

The following is an op-ed written by NYU Stern Professor and Nobel Laureate in Economics, Michael Spence, published in Project Syndicate: MILAN – Advanced economies’ experience since the 2008 financial crisis has spurred a rapidly evolving discussion of growth, employment, … Continue reading

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Michael Spence: Rebalancing the State Balance Sheet

Nobel Laureate in Economics and NYU Stern Professor Michael Spence writes on Project Syndicate about “Rebalancing the State Balance Sheet.” Spence highlights the tension states face with managing their assets and suggests ways to think about more privatized sorts of … Continue reading

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Global Economic Growth: An Interview with Michael Spence

NYU Stern Professor and Nobel Laureate Michael Spence was interviewed at this year’s World Economic Forum on the topic of global economic growth. Topics in conversation focused on productivity in developed countries, uneven growth in the developing world, the role … Continue reading

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Dialogue from Davos: World Economic Forum Predicts a Slow Global Recovery

Top economists, politicians, and global leaders assemble in chilly Davos, Switzerland at 2013′s World Economic Forum(WEF) to discuss prospects for the global economy. NYU Stern Professor Michael Spence was noted in the Financial Times discussing some elements of WEF’s policy … Continue reading

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What Will 2013 Bring? NYU Stern’s Michael Spence on Prospects for 2013

Nobel Laureate and NYU Stern Professor Michael Spence writes about the prospects for an improving world economy for 2013. Professor Spence, a Distinguished Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations notes that: On the whole, the global economy, while not … Continue reading

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Nobel Laureate Michael Spence on Hurricane Sandy: Underinvesting in Resilience

The costs of  Hurricane Sandy’s damage are sure to break various historical records. NYU Stern Professor and Nobel Laureate in Economics Michael Spence discusses how investments that minimize economic damage in light of natural disasters remain largely unrecognized. “Underinvestment in infrastructure (including … Continue reading

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Can Italy Be Saved?

Nobel Laureate and NYU Professor Michael Spence discusses the strengths and weaknesses of Italy’s economy in an op-ed. Excerpt from Project-Syndicate: “As the economist Mario Monti’s new government takes office in Italy, much is at stake -  for the country, … Continue reading

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Professor Michael Spence Discusses the Eurozone

Nobel Laureate and NYU Stern faculty member Michael Spence discusses Greek debt and the state of the eurozone on France 24. Watch the full interview below.

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