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Paul Krugman: "Inequality isn't a destiny, but a choice"

The closing event of the 10th edition annual Trento Economics Festival featured Paul Krugman and Daniel Gros on the question “Is there really a Conflict between Efficiency and Fairness?”

Trento Festival of Economics 2015 recap

The 10th edition of Trento Festival of Economics, focused on social mobility, hosted experts, academics, decision makers. Among the others: Joseph E. Stiglitz, Alex Zanardi, William Easterly, Stephen P. Jenkins, James Boughton, Thomas Piketty, Anthony Atkinson, Ignazio Visco, Paul Krugman, Daniel Gros. It was also the occasion for many site events, shows and exhibitions that attracted in Trento a lot of visitors. 
See you at Trento Festival of Economics 2016!

Ignazio Visco, Learning form Our Mistakes

During the last day of the Trento Festival of Economics 2015, Ignazio Visco, Governor of the Bank of Italy, talked about topics concerning the economic crisis. He stated that the mistakes are surely the foundation upon which we can rebuild in order to avoid another crisis. Good finance does exist. Coherent, cooperative behaviour and transparent regulations are thus needed in order to ensure that the right actions are taken to make such rules effective.

Stephen P. Jenkins: How UK elections affect household income inequality

At Trento Festival of Economics 2015 Stephen P. Jenkins, professor of Economic and Social Policy at the London School of Economics, dealt with the issue "What’s happening to Social Mobility, and why do we care?"

William Easterly: Overseas Development Assistance: Learning From Scandinavia

At the 2015 Trento Economics Festival, William Easterly, Professor of Economics at New York University and Co-director of the NYU Development Research Institute, presented his book "The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor”, underlining the issue of the right to mobility.

Alex Zanardi: The Challenge of Sustainable Competition

At Trento Festival of Economics 2015, Alex Zanardi, the racing driver and champion, writer and President of the Fondazione Vodafone, shared his view about technology, innovative business idea and competition during the conference "The Challenge of Sustainable Competition"

An American student at Trento Festival of Economics 2015

Claudia, student at James Madison University, will lead you to the main locations of Trento Festival of Economics 2015. Enjoy the tour!

James Boughton, No longer the Bretton Woods era

At Trento Festival of Economics 2015, James Boughton, CIGI Senior Fellow and former historian at the International Monetary Fund, during the CIGI Lecture "Can the IMF reduce global Inequality?", talked about how to deal with private sector creditors.

Thomas Piketty: social equity will change capitalism

Thomas Piketty during the Trento Festival of Economics 2015 talked about the relations between capitalism and social equity.

Anthony Atkinson, keys to overcome social inequalities

Sir Anthony Atkinson, the famous economist, during Trento Festival of Economics 2015 illustrates the key actions should be undertaken in order to overcome social inequalities

Robert Johnson INETs president at Trento Festival of Economics 2015

Robert Johnson, President of the Institute for New Economic Thinking, expresses his expectations about the topic of Trento Festival of Economics 2015 "Social Mobility

Joseph Stiglitz Social inequality from US to Europe

The economist and Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz comments about social inequality in US and in Europe during his intervention "The Great Divide: Unequal Societies and What We can Do about Them" at Trento Festival of Economics 2015 about "Social Mobility".

Tito Boeri the opening of Trento Festival of Economics 2015

Tito Boeri, the scientific director of Trento Festival of Economics during the opening of the 10th edition of the event speaks about Social mobility highlighting the role of institutions in overcoming the existing social inequality.

Are you ready for the 10th edition of Trento Festival of Economics.mp4

The 10th edition of the Trento Festival of Economics is here. From May 29th to June 2nd join the 5 day event in Trento, Italy, and share your views on social mobility.