Becker Friedman Institute
for Research in Economics
The University of Chicago

Research. Insights. Impact. Advancing the Legacy of Chicago Economics.

Maurice Obstfeld: Financial Globalization and Financial Crises

Maurice Obstfeld: Financial Globalization and Financial Crises

 

Financial integration among different national economies creates the risk of contagious international crises. In a talk to undergraduates, Maurice Obstfeld discusses recent crises, why they occur, and what countries can do to reduce their probability.

This video is part of our Economics Amplified podcast series, which can be found on YouTube, iTunes and MindOnline.