LIS Center Showcased on Bloomberg Radio This Week
On Tuesday, October 13, the GC's Luxembourg Income Study Center (LIS Center) featured prominently on Bloomberg Radio.
On Tuesday, October 13, the GC's Luxembourg Income Study Center (LIS Center) received prominent attention on Bloomberg Radio.
Audio of the 90-minute feature will be available this week:
Professor Janet Gornick (GC Political Science and Sociology, pictured), who serves as LIS Center Director, highlighted the history and purpose of LIS.
Visiting Presidential Professor and LIS Center Senior Scholar Branko Milanovic (Economics) joined Professor Gornick in discussing how LIS data is used in their respective research.
Distinguished Professor Paul Krugman (Economics), who serves as Distinguished Scholar at the LIS Center, discussed why he joined the Graduate Center and LIS.
Professor Krugman talked about the economics of health care and his endorsement of the Affordable Care Act, and the relation to inequality.
Hosts Kathleen Hays and Pimm Fox talked with Professor Krugman about Ben Bernanke's new book The Courage to Act, wage levels, and the Trans Pacific Partnership.