ECARES, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Victor Ginsburgh is professor emeritus of economics. Being retired, his interests go to wines, the arts, languages, and bothering his colleagues who are nice enough to give him offices at ECARES, Brussels and at CORE Louvain-la-Neuve. His last book, co-authored with Shlomo Weber is /How Many Languages Do We Need, The Economics of Linguistic Diversity/, Princeton University Press. He is also co-editing (with David Throsby) the second volume of the /Handbook of the Economics of Art and Culture/, Elsevier, forthcoming 2013.
Articles by Victor Ginsburgh:
Ranking wines using the Shapley value
1 August 2013, 18012 reads
Wine tasting: Is 'terroir' a joke and/or are wine experts incompetent?
1 March 2013, 34575 reads
Are leading academic papers really of better quality?
25 May 2012, 13981 reads
On the uselessness of learning foreign languages
8 February 2012, 20889 reads
Why expect S&P, Moody’s, or Fitch to know it's junk when expert musicians can't tell a Stradivarius from a fiddle?
16 January 2012, 20252 reads
- Secular stagnation: Facts, causes, and cures – a new Vox eBookTeulings, Baldwin
- Can large primary surpluses solve Europe’s debt problem?Eichengreen, Panizza
- The unrecognised benefits of grade inflationBoleslavsky, Cotton
- The US manufacturing base is surprisingly strongMoran, Oldenski
- Risk attitudes are context-specificLoomes, Pogrebna
- A tale of two depressions: What do the new data tell us? February 2010 updateEichengreen, O’Rourke
- Educated in America: College graduates and high school dropoutsHeckman, LaFontaine
- Eurozone breakup would trigger the mother of all financial crisesEichengreen
- Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implicationsDe Grauwe, Ji