Slate Money

The Development Edition

Slate Money talks to author William Easterly about the developing world, poor and displaced populations, and the World Bank. 

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On this episode of Slate Money, Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O’Neil of Mathbabe, and Slate Moneybox columnist Jordan Weissmann are joined by special guest William Easterly, professor of economics at New York University and author of The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor. They dig into:

  • The realities of the developing world
  • Poor and displaced populations
  • The World Bank

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Twitter: @felixsalmon@mathbabedotorg@JHWeissmann

Podcast production by Zachary Dinerstein.