POSTPONED: Starr Forum: The Narrow Corridor: States, Societies, and the Fate of Liberty
Please Note: This event has been postponed and is not happening on April 7, 2020. It will be rescheduled at a later date. Please continue to check here or the CIS website for event information. You can also Sign up for Starr Forum emails to get notified about upcoming events. Thank you for your understanding.
A crucial new big-picture framework that answers the question of how liberty flourishes in some states but falls to authoritarianism or anarchy in others–and explains how it can continue to thrive despite new threats. The book is co-authored by Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson, the authors of Why Nations Fail.
About the speaker:
Daron Acemoglu is Institute Professor in the Department of Economics at MIT. His research interests include: political economy, economic development, economic growth, technology, income and wage inequality.
Books signed and sold at the event.
Co-sponsors: MIT Center for International Studies (CIS), MIT Press Bookstore
Free & open to the public | Refreshments served
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- Date and Time
- 04/07/2020: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
- MIT Bldg. E51, 115 Wong Auditorium | 70 MEMORIAL DR, Cambridge, MA 02142
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