Africa: Why Economists Get It Wrong

Some colleagues in the YSI Economic Development group and I organized a discussion with economic historian Morten Jerven a couple of weeks ago, which was interesting and thought-provoking. The talk was largely based on his book Africa: Why Economists Get It Wrong. Here are some reactions we had to the presentation.

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Author: Ingrid Harvold Kvangraven

PhD student in Economics at The New School, among other things. See my website: ingridhk.com

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