Confronting the Middle Income Trap: Policy Lessons from a Cross-Regional Comparison

  • Starts: 2:00 pm on Thursday, November 1, 2012
  • Ends: 3:00 pm on Thursday, November 1, 2012
A lecture by Eva Paus, Carol Hoffmann Collins Director of the Dorothy R. and Norman E. Mc Culloch Center for Global Initiatives and Professor of Economics at Mount Holyoke College. Paus is the co-editor of "Global Giant," "Is China Changing the Rules of the Game?" (Palgrave Macmillan 2009), the editor of "Global Capitalism Unbound: Winners and Losers from Offshore Outsourcing" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2007), and the author of "Foreign Investment, Development and Globalization: Can Costa Rica become Ireland?" (Palgrave Macmillan 2005). In recent years, her research has focused on issues of economic development in the context of globalization including how countries can escape from the middle income trap and the impact of China on the developing world. Co-sponsored by Latin American Studies and the Global Development Program.
Location:
College of Art & Sciences, 725 Commonwealth Ave, Room B27

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