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5th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences

Press Releases

23 August 2014: Conclusion of the Lindau Meeting of Nobel Economists 

23 August 2014: Abschluss der Nobelpreisträgertagung (German)


20 August 2014: Chancellor Merkel Opens Meeting of Nobel Laureates in Economics

20 August 2014: Bundeskanzlerin eröffnet Tagung der Wirtschaftsnobelpreisträger (German)

20 August 2014: La Canciller alemana Angela Merkel inauguró el Meeting of Nobel Laureates de Economía (Spanish)


15 August 2014: Incentives, Innovation and Growth

15 August 2014: Anreize, Innovation und Wachstum (German)


13 August 2014: How useful is economics - how is economics useful

13 August 2014: Wie nützlich sind die Wirtschaftswissenschaften - wie sind die Wirtschaftswissenschaften nützlich (German)


11 August 2014: Inequality – A Key Issue of Economic Research

11 August 2014: Ungleichheit – Ein zentrales Thema der Wirtschaftswissenschaften (German)


13 June 2014: Chancellor Merkel to attend Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences

13 June 2014: Bundeskanzlerin nimmt an Wirtschaftsnobelpreisträger-Tagung teil (German)



Full Programme

Programme Structure



Participant Directory 5th Lindau Meeting

Participant Directory 64th Lindau Meeting


Background Information

Laureates - Profiles

Lecture Abstracts 



Speech of Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel

Rede von Bundeskanzlerin Merkel zur 5. Lindauer Tagung der Wirtschaftswissenschaften (German)







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