Financial Crises: 2007-2008 and History’s Lessons
The Expert View
Featuring Richard Sylla
Published on: April 23rd, 2018 • Duration: 25 minutes • Asset Class: Equities • Topic: Technology, Recession, Housing Market, US EconomyIn this second part of a two-part piece, Richard Sylla, Professor Emeritus of Economics at New York University, shares his idiosyncratic view about the factors that led to the credit crisis. He also provides a historian’s perspective about the potential pre-crisis signs that investors might want to look out for. And he discusses the extent to which history has or has not prepared us to deal with the next crisis. Filmed on March 12, 2018 in New York.