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JEAN TIROLE

Will participate in:

MERITOCRAZIA E GIUSTIZIA SOCIALE
1 June 2022 at 17:00
JEAN TIROLE
introduce TITO BOERI
Teatro Carignano
Available on demand
VISIONI
I MERCATI SONO MORALI?
2 June 2022 at 19:00
JEAN TIROLE
introduce FAUSTO PANUNZI
Auditorium grattacielo Intesa Sanpaolo
Available on demand
VISIONI

Bio

Jean Tirole is honorary chairman of the Jean-Jacques Laffont – Toulouse School of Economics Foundation and of the Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse. He also holds a visiting position at MIT, where he was Professor of Economics prior to moving to Toulouse in 1991. He received Doctorate Honoris Causa from a dozen universities around the world and many scientific prizes including the inaugural Yrjö Jahnsson prize of the European Economic Association in 1993, the 2007 CNRS gold medal, the inaugural BBVA award in economics in 2008, the Nemmers prize in 2014, and the 2014 Sveriges Riksbank prize in economic sciences in memory of Alfred Nobel.
He has published over 200 professional articles in economics and finance, as well as 12 books including The Theory of Industrial Organisation, The Theory of Corporate Finance, Game Theory (with Drew Fudenberg), A Theory of Incentives in Procurement and Regulation (with Jean-Jacques Laffont), The Prudential Regulation of Banks (with Mathias Dewatripont), Competition in Telecommunications (with Jean-Jacques Laffont) and the wide-audience book Economics for the Common Good.

Books

The Tyranny of Merit: What’s Become of the Common Good? By Michael J. Sandel

The Meritocracy Trap: How America’s Foundational Myth Feeds Inequality, Dismantles the Middle Class, and Devours the Elite by Daniel Markovits