Archivi tag: Jean-Paul Fitoussi

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The latest – and last – guest of our radio show PIIGS Can Fly was an exceptional one. Jean-Paul Fitoussi, professor at Sciences Po, Paris, and at our own university Luiss Guido Carli, Rome, came over to our studios to talk about his 2013 book, “The Theorem of the Street Lamp” (french title, “Le théorème du lampadaire”). The title refers to the popular story of the drunk man looking for his keys under a street light, the only place where he can see; a joke that may serve as a metaphorical description of current mainstream economics. [Read More]