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TALK | Reinventing globalization with Dani Rodrik
TALK | Reinventing globalization with Dani Rodrik
WhenWednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Campus locationKane Hall (KNE)
Campus roomRoom 130
Event typesLectures/Seminars
Event sponsorsHenry M. Jackson Foundation with the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, Center for Human Rights, Center for Global Studies, Ellison Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies, Japan Studies, South Asia Center, Southeast Asia Center, Economics Department, Near Eastern Languages and Civilization and Global Business Center at the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington.

*Update* With UW resuming normal operations on Wednesday, Feb. 13, our talk on Reinventing Globalization with Dani Rodrik is happening as planned.

- Please arrive early to Kane Hall for check-in by name
- Seating is first-come, first-served
- Due to high demand, unclaimed seats will be released at 7:20 p.m.

There will be a standby registration list for those who did not RSVP.

PARKING UPDATE: Due to the weather, the UW gate houses may not be staffed on Wednesday. If that's the case, you may park for free on any unrestricted level inside the Central Parking Garage, which is beneath Kane Hall. If the gates are staffed, the night rate of $10 will apply to anyone parking in the garage.

Join us to hear Harvard University Professor Dani Rodrik speak on the reason globalization is under threat, and the need to reinvent it to serve more people better.

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This event is free and open to the public.
About the speaker
Dani Rodrik is the Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at the Harvard Kennedy School. He has published widely in the areas of economic development, international economics, and political economy. His current research focuses on the political economy of liberal democracy and economic growth in developing countries.

Rodrik is the recipient of the inaugural Albert O. Hirschman Prize of the Social Sciences Research Council and of the Leontief Award for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought. Professor Rodrik is currently President-Elect of the International Economic Association. His newest book is Straight Talk on Trade: Ideas for a Sane World Economy (2017). He is also the author of Economics Rules: The Rights and Wrongs of the Dismal Science (2015), The Globalization Paradox: Democracy and the Future of the World Economy (2011) and One Economics, Many Recipes: Globalization, Institutions, and Economic Growth (2007).

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