KILKENOMICS
The World's First Economics & Comedy Festival
7 - 10 November 2019
Kilkenny, Ireland
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KILKENOMICS
The World's First Economics & Comedy Festival
7 - 10 November 2019
Kilkenny, Ireland
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KILKENOMICS
The World's First Economics & Comedy Festival
7 - 10 November 2019
Kilkenny, Ireland
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Friday 8th Nov
Saturday 9th Nov
Sunday 11th Nov

Dan Ariely in conversation with David McWilliams

We are delighted to welcome the wonderfully erudite, best-selling author, behavioural economist Professor Dan Ariely back to Kilkenomics for our 10th edition. Dan is a unique talent, a brilliant thinker...
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Dan Ariely
David McWilliams

Paul Krugman in conversation with David McWilliams Sold Out

Making his hugely-anticipated Kilkenomics debut, economics Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman is professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton University, Centenary Professor at the London School of Economics and an...
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Paul Krugman
David McWilliams

Have we reached peak capitalism?

Peak or late stage capitalism has brought us a brand selling jeans with fake mud; “smart” water selling for €12 a litre and one person – Jeff Bezos – having...
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Paul Krugman
Mehreen Khan
Andrew Maxwell
Liam Halligan
Linda Yueh

Central Banking in the 21st Century – Andy Haldane in conversation with David McWilliams.

Andy Haldane, Chief Economist of the Bank of England in conversation with David McWilliams on Central Banking in the 21st Century. Price: €25.00
Andy Haldane
David McWilliams

Jargon Busting

Another of our fastest-selling shows at Kilkenomics, Jargon Busting returns for 2019. We are delighted to welcome the return of the hugely popular and greatly enjoyable mash-up of comedy and...
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Karl Spain

The Langton’s Brunch hosted by Andrew Maxwell

Consistently the fastest-selling shows at Kilkenomics, our Sunday brunches return with world-class panelists and razor-sharp comedians divining the entrails of the newspapers and ruminating on the events of the weekend...
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Andrew Maxwell

The Ormonde Brunch hosted by Gerry Stembridge

Consistently the fastest-selling shows at Kilkenomics, our Sunday brunches return with world-class panelists and razor-sharp comedians divining the entrails of the newspapers and ruminating on the events of the weekend...
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Gerard Stembridge

7-10 NOVEMBER 2019

KILKENNY, IRELAND

WELCOME TO THE 10TH KILKENOMICS FESTIVAL.

Welcome to the 10th edition of Kilkenomics, the world’s first economics and comedy festival, which brings together some of the world’s leading economists, financial analysts and media commentators with some of our funniest, sharpest stand up comedians.

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Our 2019 Line Up

Our line up goes from strength to strength every year and this year is no exception. We are delighted to welcome two of the world’s top economists who will be joining us for our tenth edition of Kilkenomics.

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