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12 May 2019 Multimedia

Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crisis Changed the World

  1. Adam Tooze

In this interview recorded at the 72nd CFA Institute Annual Conference in London, Adam Tooze, a professor of history and director of the European Institute at Columbia University, discusses his most recent book, Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the WorldCrashed has been described as “an eye-opening reinterpretation of the 2008 financial crisis and its aftermath, leading to the political shockwaves you are feeling in the world today." In this short conversation, Professor Tooze discusses his main purpose in writing the book, connects the dots from 2008 to Brexit, and reflects on whether the global financial system is more resilient now.

The Take 15 Series is a collection of illuminating, short conversations with noted economists, best-selling authors, leading researchers, and successful practitioners on topics ranging from geopolitics and whistleblowing to irrationality and outlooks.

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