Sebastian Mallaby: Hedge Funds and the World Economy

Conversations with History - Sebastian Mallaby

Sebastian Mallaby; Paul A.Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics,Council on Foreign

Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies at the Council on
Foreign Relations, for a discussion of his new book, “More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite." Topics covered include: managing risk in international finance; the function and evolution of hedge funds; how the game is played; the changing relationship of hedge funds to international political and economic structures; the causes of the 2008 economic collapse; regulation and government intervention; and the future of hedge funds in the world economy.

Key Words: Journalists, International Economy
Sebastian Mallaby
Publication date: 
September 27, 2010
Publication type: 
Conversations with History