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Thursday, February 9, 2012

Economic giants at the Met Museum of Art

The Global Economy: Crisis Without End—From Europe to Beijing to Washington, Can the World's Economic System Cope?

February 17, 2012 at 6 p.m.

Paul Krugman* | Edmund Phelps* | Jeffrey D. Sachs | George Soros
*Winner of the Nobel Prize for Economics

A panel discussion co-sponsored by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The New York Review of Books Foundation, and the Fritt Ord Foundation of Oslo.

The New York Review of Books brings together contributors Paul Krugman, Edmund Phelps, Jeffrey D. Sachs, and George Soros to discuss the number one issue of the day: the financial crisis facing the world.

Metropolitan Museum of Art Director Thomas P. Campbell introduces the evening and Robert Silvers, editor of The New York Review of Books, will moderate.

$25 general admission, and all tickets also allow for museum entry.

Each ticket holder will receive a FREE copy of George Soros’ book Financial Turmoil in Europe and the United States.

The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street)
New York City

To purchase tickets phone: 212-570-3949 | or visit: The Great Hall Box Office in the museum

Due to unprecedented demand, tickets cannot be bought over the internet.

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