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Nobel Laureate Distinguished Lecture by Professor Eric S. Maskin

Publishing Date: 07/03/2016 (Last Update: 07/03/2016)

Nobel Laureate Distinguished Lecture by Professor Eric S. Maskin
“Financial Crises: Why They Occur and What to Do about Them”

(March 7, 2016, Hong Kong) The Nobel Laureate Distinguished Lecture presented by HKU Faculty of Business and Economics was successfully held at Wang Gungwu Lecture Hall. The Lecture entitled “Financial Crises: Why They Occur and What to Do about Them” was presented by Professor Eric S. Maskin, Adams University Professor at Harvard as well as 2007 Nobel Laureate in Economics Science, followed by a Q & A session moderated by Professor Chenggang Xu, Chung Hon-Dak Professor in Economic Development at HKU. The lecture hall and simulcast room were packed with audience including business leaders, faculty members, students, alumni and the general public.

If you wish to revisit Professor Maskin's lecture, please click here to watch the video.

Photographs are as below:

Professor Eric Maskin delivers lecture entitled “Financial Crises: Why They Occur and What to Do about Them” at the Wang Gungwu Lecture Hall.
Professor Eric Maskin delivers lecture entitled “Financial Crises: Why They Occur and What to Do about Them” at the Wang Gungwu Lecture Hall.

The Nobel Laureate Distinguished Lecture by Professor Eric S. Maskin attracts a large size of audience.
The Nobel Laureate Distinguished Lecture by Professor Eric S. Maskin attracts a large size of audience.

Professor Eric Maskin listens to the Welcome Remarks and Introduction delivered by Professor Chenggang Xu.
Professor Eric Maskin listens to the Welcome Remarks and Introduction delivered by Professor Chenggang Xu.

More photos are available here.

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Helen Wong, Assistant Director of Communications: hgewong@hku.hk
Anita Handayani, Communications Manager: anitah@hku.hk

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