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George Ayittey Discusses Why Africa is Poor on BBC radios
Exchanges on the World Economy
Recorded: Friday, October 25, 2013
Ghanaian economist and Research Fellow, George Ayittey argues that Africa is poor because it is not freedue to dictatorships. He spoke with host Justin Rowlatt and an audience at Paris Dauphine University in Paris.
Experts: George B. N. Ayittey Type: Radio Issues: Culture/ Society, Diplomacy and Foreign Aid, Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy, Economists, Free Market Economics, Trade
John C. Goodman on Stossel
Recorded: Thursday, June 21, 2012
Research Fellow John C. Goodman, author of
, joins a panel on Priceless: Curing the Healthcare Crisis Stossel to speak on today's healthcare issues.
Experts: John C. Goodman, John Stossel Type: Television Issues: Free Market Economics, Health Care, Public Health/ Consumer Protection
John Stossel: Why Government FailsBut Free Individuals Succeed
Recorded: Thursday, April 19, 2012
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John Stossel of Fox Business Network speaks about his new book,
No, They Cant: Why Government FailsBut Individuals Succeed.
Experts: John Stossel Type: Independent Institute Event Issues: Culture/ Society, Free Market Economics, Freedom, Government Power, Government Waste/Pork
George Ayittey Speaks of 2008 Gala for Liberty Award Recipient Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Recorded: Tuesday, September 16, 2008
Research Fellow George Ayittey speaks of 2008 Gala for Liberty Award Recipient Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
Experts: George B. N. Ayittey Type: Television Issues: Civil Liberties/ Human Rights, Culture/ Society, Freedom
The Secret to Making Poor Nations Rich
Recorded: Thursday, February 21, 2008
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For decades, efforts to end world poverty have focused on redistributing wealth, rather than creating it. This approach, however, has done little to foster long-term economic progress in Africa.
Experts: George B. N. Ayittey, Benjamin W. Powell, Alvaro Vargas Llosa Type: Independent Institute Event Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy, Diplomacy and Foreign Aid, Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy, Free Market Economics, History (International), Latin America, Nationalism, Property Rights, Regulation and Deregulation, Taxes, Trade