The Crisis of 2008: Structural lessons for and from economics

CEPR Policy Insight No 28

Daron Acemoglu

In a new Policy Insight, CEPR Research Fellow Daron Acemoglu provides his views on what intellectual errors have been made and what lessons these errors offer moving forward from the crisis of 2008. He suggests that economic theory still has a lot to teach academics and policy makers as we make our way through the crisis.