Interesting talk given by Financial Times commentator Martin Wolf at Durham University on the financial crisis and what to expect within the current climate of economic change. The talk was part of Durham’s Castle Lecture Series.
In one of the final presentations given at the Tipping Points Annual Conference, Prof Ranald Michie presents the history of London as a global financial centre before and after the 2007-08 banking crisis and subsequent euro debt crisis. He explains how London became the global financial centre it is today. He also talks about tipping […]
In a lively and energetic talk, Professor Ranald Michie provided those in attendance at the Tipping Points Conference with a fresh insight into the financial turmoil that has recently engulfed the British banking sector. Looking first at some of the most prominent explanations that have been put forward by the press and politicians, Professor Michie […]
A new report from Tipping Points on the role of trust in financial markets is now available. It includes video interviews with two researchers in financial law from the project, Prof Roman Tomasic and Dr Folarin Akinbami, about how we can learn from the banking crisis and what both financial institutions and regulators can do […]
An interesting yet also perhaps provocative interview with Malcolm Gladwell on the CBC. Gladwell talks about a range of high-profile topics from the Occupy movement to the current debt crisis and the riots in London. About the Occupy street protests in New York and other parts of the US, Gladwell says ‘…without a real leader […]
The screening of Inside Job in Durham, UK hosted by Tipping Points was a success for a number of reasons. First, it should be stated that this film has had a fairly limited world release, so having it in a small town like Durham in an 84-seat capacity cinema, it’s no surprise that it generated […]
IHRR has organised a film screening with the Gala Cinema/Theater in Durham of the film Inside Job, a documentary that investigates the cause of the 2008 banking crisis in the US. Following the event there will be a debate/discussion about the banking crisis that will include researchers from the Tipping Points project such as Prof Ranald […]