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Public Lecture | European and National Public Policies in the Digital Age

16 May from 10:30 to 11:30
Aud. CGD

ISEG hosts a public lecture on the 16 th of May on " European and National Public Policies in the Digital Age", from 10.30 until 11.30, in Auditorium CGD (Quelhas Building, 2nd floor).

The speaker will be professor Jean Tirole, chairman of the Jean-Jacques Laffont – Toulouse School of Economics Foundation and scientific director of the Institute for Industrial Economics.

He is also affiliated with MIT, where he holds a visiting position, the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, the Institut de France and the Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, which he co-founded in 2011.

Professor Tirole's research covers industrial organization, regulation, finance, macroeconomics and banking, and psychology-based economics. Jean Tirole has published over two hundred articles in international journals, as well as twelve scientific books. Published in French in 2016, his latest book entitled Economics for the Common Good. This book will be launhed in portuguese on the 15 th of May, at 18.30, at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian). 

Jean Tirole is laureate of numerous international distinctions, including the 2007 CNRS gold medal and the 2014 Sveriges Riksbank prize in economic sciences in memory of Alfred Nobel.

Free entrance, subject to pre-enrolment:

This lecture will be held in English.

Poster (pdf)