Department of Economics and Centre for Macroeconomics public conversation
Date: Tuesday 20 January 2015
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: Dr Gabriel Zucman
Chair: Professor Wouter Den Haan
Dr Zucman will discuss recent evidence on rising inequality, proposals made to curb these trends and challenges raised by international tax competition and evasion.
Gabriel Zucman (@gabriel_zucman) is a member of the faculty of the LSE Department of Economics and an Associate on the Public Economics Programme at STICERD.
Wouter Den Haan is Professor of Economics and Co-Director of the Centre for Macroeconomics.
The Department of Economics at LSE (@LSEEcon) is one of the largest economics departments in the world. Its size ensures that all areas of economics are strongly represented in both research and teaching.
The Centre For Macroeconomics (@CFMUK) brings together world-class experts to carry out pioneering research on the global economic crisis and to help design policies that alleviate it.
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