Robert J. Shiller is Sterling Professor of Economics at Yale University and Professor of Finance and Fellow at the International Center for Finance at the Yale School of Management. He is the author of eleven books, including the best-selling Irrational Exuberance (2000), Subprime Solution: How the Global Financial Crisis Happened and What to Do about It (2008), and, most recently, Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception (2015), co-authored with George Akerlof. Shiller has received numerous awards for his work, including the 2013 Nobel Prize in Economics, which he shared with University of Chicago economists Eugene F. Fama and Lars Peter Hansen, “for their empirical analysis of asset prices.”
Professor Shiller will discuss comparisons between the American and Chinese markets within the context of his books Irrational Exuberance, Animal Spirits, Phishing for Phools, and Narrative Economics.
Saturday, March 24th 3:30 pm
Dalio Auditorium, Schwarzman College, Level B2
Doors Open at 3:00 pm
This event is open to Tsinghua students, faculty, and staff. Please present valid Tsinghua ID Card to access Schwarzman College. Due to capacity limits, attendees must pre-register for this event. Current Tsinghua University students, faculty, and staff should email their name, department, and contact phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, March 23 at 11:00 am. Only Tsinghua University attendees who pre-register and receive email confirmation will be admitted.