Harald Schumann On The Trail – Talking to Paul Krugman. For better comprehension, we recommend to activate English subtitles in the player. The interview was recorded in July 2014. Excerpts of the interview have been used within the film “The Trail Of The Troika” by Harald Schumann and Arpad Bondy.
Paul Krugman (born February 28, 1953) is an economist and Professor at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, Centenary Professor at the London School of Economics, Distinguished Scholar at the Luxembourg Income Study Center at the CUNY Graduate Center, and an op-ed columnist for The New York Times. In 2008, Krugman won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his contributions to New Trade Theory and New Economic Geography. Krugman is known in academia for his work on international economics (including trade theory, economic geography, and international finance), liquidity traps, and currency crises. Krugman is ranked among the most influential economic thinkers in the US