In the report, Nicholas Crafts asks: "What Difference does the Crisis make to Long-term West European Growth?"
Vera Troeger considers "The Impact of Globalisation and Global Economic Crises on Social Cohesion and Attitudes towards Welfare State Policies in Developed Western Democracies."
Stephen Broadberry looks at "The BRICs: What does Economic History say about their Growth Prospects?"
Sharun Mukand takes "The View from the Developing World: Institutions, Global Shocks and Economic Adjustment."
Finally, Sayantan Ghosal has a new perspective on "The Design of Pro-poor Policies."