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Speaker(s): Professor Christopher Pissarides
Chair: Howard Davies
Recorded on 15 February 2011 in Old Theatre, Old Building.
Christopher Pissarides was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize for Economic Sciences in 2010 (jointly with Peter Diamond and Dale Mortensen) for their work on the economics of unemployment, especially job flows and the effect of being out of work. Christopher Pissarides is professor of economics at LSE and holder of the Norman Sosnow Chair in Economics.