The Power of Independent Thinking

Lessons from the Poor: The Power of Entrepreneurship
Posted: Mon. September 26, 2011

At this Policy Forum, Independent Institute Senior Fellow Alvaro Vargas Llosa, former Bolivian President Jorge Quiroga, economist William Easterly, and a group of policy experts discuss the findings of the book, Lessons from the Poor. The speakers examine real-world examples of entrepreneurship and why instead of redistributing existing wealth, governments should free people so that they can create it.

Recorded: Thu. November 13, 2008
Experts: William R. Easterly, Alvaro Vargas Llosa
Type: Institute Events
Issues: Economic History and Development (International), Economic Policy

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