Future of the Global Economy

Stijn Claessens presented the findings of an International Monetary Fund study he co-wrote that examined 120 recession episodes in various… read more

Stijn Claessens presented the findings of an International Monetary Fund study he co-wrote that examined 120 recession episodes in various countries from 1960 to the present. The study found that recessions driven by asset-price bubbles and credit crunches were longer and deeper than other recessions. He was joined in a discussion of his findings by Desmond Lachman and Angel Ubide, moderated by Vincent Reinhart. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Program ID:
206491-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 21, 2008
Last Aired:
Jul 24, 2008

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  • Jul 21, 2008 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 21, 2008 | 9:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 22, 2008 | 12:15am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 24, 2008 | 6:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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