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The 5-minute Lowy Lunch: The financial wreckage


Sam Roggeveen


30 October 2008 09:50

Yesterday's Wednesday Lowy Lunch presentation was a tour de force from the Director of the Lowy Institute's International Economy Program, Mark Thirlwell. I've never seen anyone speak so engagingly and fluently for an hour without once consulting notes.

If you want a survey of what has gone wrong with the global economy this year, who is to blame, the big losers and winners, and the return of government to the economic scene, listen to Mark's full presentation here. I also sat down with Mark afterward for this short interview: