BPEA | Fall 2016

A BPEA symposium on Brexit and the global economy

London skyline

As part of the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity’s (BPEA) Fall 2016 conference, leading economists gathered to discuss the timely issue of the UK’s vote to leave the European Union.

Among the experts exploring the issue included Donald Kohn, senior fellow at Brookings and member of the Financial Policy Committee at the Bank of England; Maurice Obstfeld, economic counsellor at the International Monetary Fund; John Van Reenen, professor of applied economics at the MIT Sloan School of Management; and Thomas Philippon, French economist and professor of finance at the Leonard N. Stern School of Business.

The presenters’ slides are available for download on the left-hand side.

For more information on the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity conference and our past editions, visit our BPEA homepage.