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Levy Economics Institute, Economics Program, and Bard Economics Club Present

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Boom Bust Boom and Why Minsky Matters
Campus Center, Weis Cinema
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
A screening of Boom Bust Boom, a documentary by Monty Python writer Terry Jones, which takes a critical look at the economic crisis of 2008 and the boom and bust business cycle. A unique look at why economic crashes happen, this feature documentary combines live action with animation and puppetry.

The film features Bard Economics Professor and Levy Economics Institute Senior Scholar L. Randall Wray, who will attend the screening and discuss his new book, Why Minsky Matters: An Introduction to the Work of a Maverick Economist

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, call 845-758-6822, or e-mail

Time: 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: Campus Center, Weis Cinema