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TALK | Feb. 13: “Reinventing globalization” with Dani Rodrik

October 4, 2018

Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at the Harvard Kennedy School Dani Rodrik

Join us for

“Reinventing Globalization”

with international political economist Dani Rodrik

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Location: Kane Hall (KNE), Room 130, University of Washington

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“Globalization as we know it is under threat, and for good reason. We will have to reinvent it to serve more people better.”
Dani Rodrik, Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy, Harvard University Kennedy School of Government


A reception with light refreshments will be held after the lecture. 

About the speaker
Dani Rodrik is Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at the Harvard Kennedy School. He has published widely in the areas of economic development, international economics, and political economy. His current research focuses on the political economy of liberal democracy and economic growth in developing countries. He is the recipient of the inaugural Albert O. Hirschman Prize of the Social Sciences Research Council and of the Leontief Award for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought. Professor Rodrik is currently President-Elect of the International Economic Association. His newest book is Straight Talk on Trade: Ideas for a Sane World Economy (2017). He is also the author of Economics Rules: The Rights and Wrongs of the Dismal Science (2015), The Globalization Paradox: Democracy and the Future of the World Economy (2011) and One Economics, Many Recipes: Globalization, Institutions, and Economic Growth (2007).

Sponsors: Henry M. Jackson Foundation with the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, Center for Human Rights, Center for Global Studies, East Asia Center, Ellison Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies, Japan Studies, South Asia Center, Southeast Asia Center, Global Business Center at the Foster School of Business, Near Eastern Languages and Civilization and the Economics Department at the University of Washington.

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