ALUMNI SPEAKER SERIES:
Economic Outlook: In the Shadows of the Pandemic
Professor LARRY SMITH
BA 1968, Economics
MA 1975, Economics
Our world faces a truly unprecedented combination of circumstances: global pandemic, a concurrently sharp economic contraction, war-scale government intervention, soaring debt levels, interest rates at 400-year lows, a stock market that had been priced for perfection, massive social disruption and the technology sector built on shifting sands. What does the immediate future hold?
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September 26, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - broadcast live to the Waterloo Engineering YouTube Channel