Published 26 August 2017 by Laura Schönhardt

#LiNoEcon Daily Recap – Friday, 25 August

Friday was the last day in Lindau but not the last day of the meeting. Saturday is going to take the #LiNoEcon participants to Mainau Island, so while you are enjoying your last day on the picturesque island, let’s take a look at what happened yesterday. Here are our highlights from Friday:


Video of the day:


At #LiNoEcon, Laureate Jean Tirole comments on corporate social responsibility: “We need citizens and corporations to step in for the government and the market and try to do the common good.”



Picture of the day:


Laureate Myron Scholes conversing with young economists during a coffee break.

Myron Scholes in talk with young economists 6th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences 23.08.2017 - 26.08.2017, Lindau, Germany, Picture/Credit: Christian Flemming/Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings


For even more pictures from the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings, past and present, take a look at our Flickr account.


Blog post of the day:




The myth of the independent central bank: economics writer Frances Coppola on Christopher Sims #LiNoEcon lecture.

Do take a look at more of our inspring blog posts.


Tweets of the day:








Last but not least, follow us on Twitter @lindaunobel and Instagram @lindaunobel and keep an eye out for #LiNoEcon.

We will keep you updated on the 6th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences with our daily recaps. The idea behind it is to bring to you the day’s highlights in a blink of an eye. The daily recaps will feature blog posts, photos and videos from the mediatheque.

Laura Schönhardt

Laura Schönhardt was a member of the communications team of the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings. Before joining the Lindau team, she studied the German, English and Italian languages and cultures at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität in Germersheim, Germany. The international context of the meetings reflects her personal interest in cultural exchange and she is excited to meet many new people from all over the world.