Razin Extracts Lessons from Israeli Economy [Video]

On November 27, 2017, UC Davis Visiting Professor of Economics Assaf Razin presented an ISS Distinguished Lecture entitled 'Israel and the World Economy'. Watch the video here.

Visiting Professor of Economics Assaf Razin is a former professor at Cornell University, professor emeritus at the Eitan Berglas School of Economics at Tel Aviv University, and a research fellow at the NBER, CEPR, and CESifo. He is the author of Understanding Global Crises: An Emerging Paradigm and a coauthor of, among other books, The Decline of the Welfare State: Demography and Globalization and Migration and the Welfare State: Political-Economy Policy Formation, all published by the MIT Press. He is the recipient of the 2017 EMET Prize in Economics. He is also a fellow of the Econometric Society, and a research associate at IZA, Berlin.

This event was co-sponsored by the California Israel Fund, Davis Faculty for Israel, the Jewish Studies Program, and the Levine Family Fund in Economics.