Political economy and the struggle for a better world

Paul Krugman and Mauro F. Guillén

On 18 February 2020, the Rafael del Pino Foundation hosted a dialogue between Paul Krugman, winner of the 2008 Nobel Prize in Economics, and Mauro F. Guillén, Dr. Felix Zandman Professor of International Management at the Wharton School of Management, on "Economics, Politics and the Struggle for a Better Future", on the occasion of the presentation of Krugman's book of the same title.

The Rafael del Pino Foundation is not responsible for the comments, opinions or statements made by the people who participate in its activities and which are expressed as a result of their inalienable right to freedom of expression and under their sole responsibility. The contents included in the summary of this conference, written for the Rafael del Pino Foundation by Professor Emilio González, are the result of the debates held at the meeting held for this purpose at the Foundation and are the responsibility of the authors.

The Rafael del Pino Foundation is not responsible for any comments, opinions or statements made by third parties. In this respect, the FRP is not obliged to monitor the views expressed by such third parties who participate in its activities and which are expressed as a result of their inalienable right to freedom of expression and under their own responsibility. The contents included in the summary of this conference, written for the Rafael del Pino Foundation by Professor Emilio J. González, are the result of the discussions that took place during the conference organised for this purpose at the Foundation and are the sole responsibility of its authors.

Latest frptv


  • Deep-Tech, Deep Sciencie, IA: Retos en España

    Deep-Tech, Deep Sciencie, IA: Retos en España

    Elena Gonzáles-Blanco, Almudena Trigo, Ezequiel Sánchez y Oihana Basilio

    Further information

  • Spanish America, a shared future

    Spanish America, a shared future

    Guadalupe Jiménez Codinach, Carlos Leáñez Aristimuño, José Luis López-Linares, Juan Miguel Zunzunegui and Manuel Lucena Giraldo.

    Further information

  • Fragility of democracy in times of populism and polarisation: is freedom under threat?

    Fragility of democracy in times of populism and polarisation. Is freedom a threat to democracy?

    Nicolás Redondo, José Manuel García-Margallo, Fernando Eguidazu, Maite Pagazaurtundúa and Alberto Núñez Feijóo.

    Further information

  • Why Eurasian post-imperialists challenge the world order

    Why Eurasian post-imperialists challenge the world order

    Mira Milosevich, Robin Niblett and Tom Burns

    Further information

  • The multigenerational revolution

    The multigenerational revolution

    Mauro Guillén

    Further information

  • Nature and human progress: It's not what we think but how we think

    Nature and human progress: It's not what we think but how we think

    Manuel Maqueda and Patricia Gabaldón

    Further information

  • The capitalist manifesto

    The capitalist manifesto

    Johan Norberg

    Further information

  • Power and progress. The age-old struggle for technology and prosperity.

    Power and progress. The age-old struggle for technology and prosperity.

    Daron Acemoglu

    Further information

en_GB