IPID Presents “The Tyranny of Experts: The Neglect of Democracy and Human Rights in Economic Development” with William Easterly

Fall 2014: High Profile Speaker Event with William Easterly

“The admirable fight against global poverty has a blind spot on democracy and human rights, which are both good in themselves and also the most well-proven and lasting path out of poverty. Experts in development have too often unintentionally provided a rationale for oppressive autocrats and unenlightened US foreign policy in poor countries.”

When: Tuesday, October 21st, 1:00 – 2:30 PM

Where: 3M AuditoriumCarlson School of Management, University of Minnesota

What: Come hear one the world’s most famous development economists give a special lecture at the University of Minnesota!

RSVP via Eventbrite and bring your ticket to the event.