Discussion at the Institute for New Economic Thinking. Part of a series on Economics and Theology. Please fast forward ahead about 40 min for start of the program.
Jeffrey Sachs, spoke with New York Times science writer Claudia Dreifus on March 4, 2013. The full conversation, which is part of 92Y’s “Global Issues” series, covered a full range of topics, including the AIDS epidemic in America and abroad, the birth of the Occupy Wall Street movement, and Jeffrey’s career.
May 15, 2009
NEW YORKER SUMMIT VIDEO: ESTHER DUFLO AND JEFFREY SACHS
Posted by The New Yorker
As Europe continues to struggle in the third year of its debt crisis, Jeffrey Sachs, professor at Columbia University says Europe’s problems stem from its banking sector.
In an interview with Bloomberg TV Sachs said current responses to Europe’s crisis have been too simple.
Sachs said European policy needs to address the problems with its banking sector and financial sector, and while Europe should worry about deficit and debt, he would like to see more tax increases and less spending cuts.”
See full video at Bloomberg TV