Events

  • Monday, August 21, 2017 at 06:30 PM

    GFC+10 Tas Talk with Ed Balls

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    During the Global Financial Crisis, our banks wobbled, the economy stalled, unemployment rose and... the Government acted. Ten years on, with inequality entrenched, trickle-down economics is in search of a replacement.

    Speakers

    Rt. Hon. Ed Balls PC
    Ed Balls is a Senior Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School, and former UK Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (2011-15), UK Minister for Financial Services (2006-07), and Chief Economic Advisor to the UK Treasury (1997-2004)

    Saul Eslake
    Saul Eslake is one of Australia’s most respected and renowned economic commentators. Having worked as an economist in the Australian financial markets for over 25 years his comments and economic findings have been known to cause a stir in the media.