Our latest event, What Economics is Missing, is now live.
Click the link below for opening remarks from Dani Rodrik, followed by a discussion among Ashwini Deshpande, Raquel Fernández, Minouche Shafik, and Vera Songwe on how to achieve inclusivity in economics.
The problem with the new chatbots is not just that they are often stupid and naive; it is that they are not “stupid” or “naive” enough to pick up on the nuances, ironies, and revealing contradictions that constitute human culture and communication. Worse, by relying on them, we risk succumbing to the same obtuseness.
fears that the rise of powerful chatbots will spell the death of irony and nuance in human thought.
Following the latest banking crisis, monetary authorities should seriously consider how modern digital technologies could be used to avert such problems in the future. A central bank digital currency would both eliminate many barriers to financial transactions and end the risk of bank runs once and for all.
explains how central bank digital currencies would end bank runs and banks' excessive risk-taking.
普林斯顿—从很多标准看，世界从未变得更加民主。基本上每一个政府都是言必称民主和人权。尽管选举可能并不自由和公正，但大规模操纵选举很少见，只有男人、白人或富人参与的选举也早已成了历史。自由之家（Freedom House）的全球调查表明自20世纪以来，“自由”国家的比例在稳步增加，已故哈佛政治学家亨廷顿（Samuel Huntington）将这一趋势称为民主的“第三波”。
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