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Sumita Kale: The global crisis debate

Given how economists failed to predict the crisis, getting views of non-economists is a good idea

Given how most economists failed to predict the crisis, getting the view of non-economists is probably a good idea. There is a debate on at Vox1, in partnership with the UK government, where there is an open invitation to economists from across the world; the aim is to have opinions on handling the global crisis and present a collective agenda at the G-20 Summit to be held in April in London. As Editor-in-Chief of VoxEU.org Richard Baldwin explains, “Now more than ever, the world needs research-based policy analysis: i) to understand this global and insanely interconnected event, ii) ...