19th May 2015 Information, Voting and the Quality of Governance

AbhijitBanerjeeevent

 

Our second major event of the year was held on 19th May, as we proudly welcome Abhijit Banerjee MIT as the Sanjaya Lall Visiting Professor 2015. This prestigious panel event, also featured Professor Roger Myerson, Professor Vincent Crawford and Sir John Vickers, exploring ‘Information, Voting and the Quality of Governance’ and demonstrate the function of economic theory and evidence in illuminating these important issues.

Immediately following the upcoming General Election, few topics could be more relevant than the quality of governance and the appropriate roles of national and devolved governments.

You can download the podcast from the event here