Posts tagged "Luigi Zingales"

Causes & cures of income inequality: Chicago School Economics made lively by UChicago's Kevin Murphy, Cable/Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of “Public Affairs,”  features Chicago Booth and UChicago Economics Department Professor Kevin Murphy discussing and debating with show host Jeff Berkowitz how changes in the demand for and supply of human capital explain the increase in income inequality over the last half century. Tonight’s show airs throughout the City at... Read more »

Better than Hillary v.Trump. Curing Income Inequality: Berkowitz w/UChicago Econ. Dept. & Chicago Booth Prof. Kevin Murphy, Cable/Web

Tonight’s “Public Affairs” City of Chicago episode features Chicago Booth and UChicago Economics Department Professor Kevin Murphy discussing how changes in the demand for and supply of human capital explain the sharp increase in income inequality. The show airs throughout the City of Chicago at 8:30 pm and midnight on Cable Ch. 21, CAN TV... Read more »

Better than Chris Wallace w/Hillary Clinton: Berkowitz w/author and Booth Business School Professor Luigi Zingales

Jeff Berkowitz: …What would happen? That third way [that you recommended]. Manage bankruptcies. Don’t bail out AIG. Don’t bail out Lehman Bros., but manage it and creditors should incur costs. Professor Luigi Zingales: Should incur losses. Absolutely. Jeff Berkowitz: Because they took bad risks and they should be—if you’re taught that you are going to... Read more »
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