Lecture by renowned Economist and Yale Professor Robert Shiller Finance and the Good Society: Why Finance is Not to Blame and Why it is Good for the People MIT, Wharton and Yale SOM alumni clubs are delighted to host Yale Prof. Robert Shiller, MIT SM '68, PhD '72, author of Irrational Exuberance and Animal Spirits. He will conduct a short lecture on the lessons from the Financial Crisis, recommendations for moving forward and why finance is not to blame and why it is good for the people. Irrational exuberance and speculative bubbles inevitably occur because of the nature of human psychology, but they do not destroy the advantages modern finance provides. Light refreshments will be served. When: Monday, November 19, 2012, from 6:30-8:30pm Where: Floor 6, MCC Tower, No. 28, Shuguangxili Chaoyang District, Beijing 100028 China / 北京市朝阳区曙光西里28号中冶大厦6层 Register: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/4821163229# (Register by Saturday, Nov. 17th) Cost: 100 RMB Cash to be collected at the door. Please note that invoices/Fapiao will not be provided.