FRIC at the Science in the City Festival

Explore the FRIC Tapestry of the Financial Crisis and the FRIC lounge and hear David Lando's talk on regulation and financial crises

Saturday, June 21, 2014 - 10:00 to Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 16:00

Have you wondered where it all went wrong? - Why a financial crisis once again could take hold of the world?

Visit FRIC at Halmlageret (the old warehouse) in the Carlsberg City and experience:


The FRIC Tapestry of the Financial crisis: What really went wrong?

Experience a 20 meters long account (in Danish) of the financial crisis. Step up on CBS’ bridge, and follow the evolution of the crisis from the beginning and till today. The tapestry shows a timeline of the crisis and explains 6 key concepts that will help you understand the mechanics of a financial crisis.


The FRIC Lounge

Learn more about the key concepts of a financial crisis.


David Lando's talk: Why can’t regulation curtail crises?

Saturday June 21 - 1.00pm -1.45pm

Join David Lando, professor at CBS and director of the Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC), on a historical journey in order to shed light on how the financial world always have sought to steer clear of regulation in creative ways, and how the seemingly best solution for one crisis became the foundation for the next.

Which current initiatives can mitigate the effect of future crises – and why will there inevitably be future crises?


CBS at Science in the city



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