Presentations & interviews from OECD workshop Complexity of the Economy (OECD Paris)


Organized by OECD, GloComNet, INET Oxford and EC-GSS
26-27 October 2015 - OECD Headquarters - Le ChΓ’teau de la Muette, Paris


Introduction: Why does Complexity Matter?

  • Gabriela Ramos, G20 Sherpa and Chief of Staff, Special Counsellor to the Secretary-General, OECD
  • πŸŽ₯ Eric Beinhocker, Executive Director INET, Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford
  • πŸŽ₯ Lex Hoogduin, Professor of Complexity and Uncertainty in Financial Markets and Financial Institutions, University of Groningen / Founder GloComNet
  • πŸŽ₯ Ralph Dum, Senior Expert, Digital Science Unit, DG CONNECT, European Commission

Session 1: Money and Finance – Theory and Policy

Session 2: Networks in Finance – Theory and Policy

Session 3: Sustainability – Theory and Policy

Session 4: Growth and Innovation – Theory and Policy

Session 5: Boom Bust Boom: Movie on Financial Crises

Session 6: Complex Systems Methods

Session 7: Economic Geography and Cities

  • Chair: Joaquin Oliveira Martins, Head of the Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance Directorate, OECD
  • πŸŽ₯ Geoffrey West, Distinguished Professor and Past President, Sante Fe Institute
  • πŸŽ₯ Colin Harrison, Founder, Urban Systems Collaborative
  • πŸŽ₯ Ruddier Ahrend, Head of Urban Policy Unit, Public Governance Directorate, OECD

Session 8: Complexity-Based Data Analysis

  • Chair: Martine Durand, Director and Chief Statistician, Statistics Directorate, OECD
  • πŸŽ₯ Tobias Preis, Associate Professor of Behavioral Science and Finance, University of Warwick
  • πŸŽ₯ Co-Pierre Georg, Research Economist, Bundesbank and Senior Lecturer at the School of Economics, University of Cape Town
  • πŸŽ₯ Patrick Lenain, Head of Division, Country Studies Branch, Economics Department, OECD

Wrap-up: How can Complexity Science Contribute to Better Policies for Better Lives?

Interviews speakers