Steven Fazzari, Associate Director of the Weidenbaum Center, gave a series of three related lectures on January 30, February 13, and February 27, 2013. These lectures explored the causes and consequences of what has become known as the "Great Recession."
Rising Financial Fragility in the "Consumer Age," January 30, 2013
Anatomy of a Historic Recession, February 13, 2013
Challenges to Recovery, February 27, 2013
The February 27 lecture looked at the challenges to recovery and assessed the prospects for economic policy in the aftermath of the November 2012 election.