Understanding the Crash
Papers of an international conference edited by Gerald Frost.
The worldwide financial crisis of 2008 was comparable in the scale of its implications to the Wall Street Crash of 1929. Its causes and consequences, however, remain a matter of controversy, as do the impact of the measures taken to deal with it.
This volume, which challenges many conventional views on the subject , comprises edited versions of papers delivered at a major international conference in Budapest on 14-15th November 2013– the first major event to be staged by the Danube Institute.
Among those attending the conference at the Károlyi-Csekonics Rezidencia were politicians, diplomats, academics and business leaders as well as senior advisers to European governments.
Speakers included the former British Chancellor of the Exchequer, Norman Lamont, Peter J. Wallinson, co-chairman of the official US inquiry into the causes of the crisis, and Péter Ákos Bod, a former Governor of the Hungarian Central Bank.
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European Parliament, Heart of the European Democracy?Past Events
Event of the Antall József Knowledge Centre and the Robert Schuman Foundation.
The Future of the West: Rod Dreher in Budapest (video)Videos
The lecture of Rod Dreher on the Benedict Option and the future of the West at the Danube Institute.
Germany Between Elections and a New Government (video)Videos
A debate on the German political landscape at the Danube Institute.
The EU and Israel: an uneasy relationship (video)Videos
Professor Eytan Gilboa (Israel Public Diplomacy Forum) and Dr. István Gyarmati (ICDT) talked about the Middle East.
Demography conference at the Danube Institute (video)Videos
Conference on demography in Budapest.
Catalonia: autonomy or secession? (video)Videos
What theoretical and practical implications does the Catalan example have for Spain and Europe? A discussion at the Danube Institute.
This was the Brexit game (video)Videos
In November 2017, Danube Institute and Negomoot organized a Brexit game for students.
100th Anniversary of the Russian Revolution (videos)Videos
Videos of the conference on the anniversary of the russian revolution.
Austrian Economics Meeting Europe: Call for PapersFuture events
The Austrian Economics Meeting Europe invites young scholars to next year's meeting in Budapest.
Germany Between Elections and a New Government: ‘Encore’ or New Casting?
Date: 13/02/2018 4:00 p.m.
Location: 24 Eötvös u., 1067 Budapest
A debate on the German political landscape in 2018 at the Danube Institue, on February 13.
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