Tuesday 7 June 1o:30am–11:30am London / 7:30pm–8:30pm Canberra
Why has the development debate amongst academia and mainstream development institutions swung so sharply from growth to redistribution? Dr Lant Pritchett, Research Director of the RISE Programme and fellow at the London School of Economics, argues that economic growth is far more important for poverty reduction than targeted programs, and has five graphs to prove it, and to help illuminate our thinking on growth and development.
Dr Lant Pritchett, RISE Research Director, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford
This online seminar is free and open to the public. It will be recorded, and the recording will be available after the event on the Development Policy Centre website.