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KÅKÅ|nomics 2022: What is shaping our post-covid world?

Friday 28 October 2022 20:00-21:00,
Gaffel og Karaffel, festsalen.

Two simple, but yet complex questions: What are the forces shaping the world today? And what happens next?

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Plakat for arrangementet "What if shaping our post-covid world", med bilde av fem deltakere

Technological change and innovation are reshaping economic geography, raising profound challenges for economic development. COVID-19 has shown the importance of policy expertise, and the invasion of Ukraine demonstrated the extreme dangers of “strong man” politics. Despite all this, some argue that it also might provide a unique opportunity to re-evaluate many aspects of the modern economy, society, and government.

Participants:

  • Andrés Rodriguez-Pose, Professor of Economic Geography at The London School of Economics and Political Science, and also visiting Professor at Center for Innovation Research University of Stavanger
  • Silje Haug-Reve, Associate Professor of Innovation and Regional Studies at University of Stavanger Business School
  • Michael Storper, Professor of economic geography at The London School of Economics
  • Charlotta Mellander, Professor in national economics at Jönköping International Business School, Jönköping University

The host is journalist and commentator in Stavanger Aftenblad, Jahn Zahl.

Get your ticket and get more information here.

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