Tonia Mastrobuoni and Lars Feld present “Narrative Economics: How Stories Go Viral & Drive Major Economic Events” by Robert Shiller

Tonia Mastrobuoni, Lars Feld

Narrations create imaginary expectations that shape the way in which economic agents plan their future. So in these times, it is important to understand how stories go viral and are transformed into genuine driving forces of economic events. Tonia Mastrobuoni, correspondent for La Repubblica in Germany, discusses the issues with Lars Feld, Economic Advisor to Chancellor Angela Merkel.