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Andrés Velasco

Andrés Velasco

Writing for PS since 2001
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Andrés Velasco, a former presidential candidate and finance minister of Chile, is Dean of the School of Public Policy at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is the author of numerous books and papers on international economics and development, and has served on the faculty at Harvard, Columbia, and New York Universities. 

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    The Lose-Lose Tech War

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