Friday, November 27, 2015

Ricardo Hausmann

Ricardo Hausmann, a former minister of planning of Venezuela and former Chief Economist of the Inter-American Development Bank, is Professor of the Practice of Economic Development at Harvard University, where he is also Director of the Center for International Development. He is Chair of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Meta-Council on Inclusive Growth.

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Shipping containers.
Business & Finance 1

The Import of Exports

Many people wonder whether exports, which aim to satisfy the needs of distant foreign consumers, belong at the center of a country's development strategy. But this is the wrong question: in a market e… read more

Statue of Moses in Venezuela.
Culture & Society 10

Truth, Lies, and Venezuela

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, seeking scapegoats for his country's economic collapse, has vowed to prosecute the author. This raises an important question: Can evil be fought by exposing the li… read more

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