If you’re looking for something to do in Canberra at lunchtime on Friday, I have the answer…
From ‘Great Depression’ to ‘Global Financial Crisis’?
1-2.30 pm, Friday 15 May 2009, Theatrette, Old Canberra House
Recent downturns in the global economy have brought events of the 1930s to the forefront of public consciousness. In this Forum a political scientist and an economic historian discuss the economic and political insights that may arise by comparing these two historical moments.
Prof. Tim Hatton, Economics Program, RSSS
Dr. Rick Kuhn, Reader, Political Science, School of Social Sciences
Facilitator: Dr Carolyn Strange, RSH