WWS Calendar

What's It Going To Take To Be Successful?: Economics and Geopolitics of the Future

Apr 4, 2016 04:30PM to 06:00PM
Audience: 
Open to the Public
Speaker(s): 
Dambisa Moyo, Global Economist and Author

“What's It Going To Take To Be Successful?: Economics and Geopolitics of the Future” will be the focus of a public talk presented at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs by Dambisa Moyo, global economist and author, on April 4, 2016, at 4:30 p.m., in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall, on the Princeton University campus. A book sale and signing will follow the discussion.

Moyo analyzes the macro economy and international affairs. Her work has taken her to more than 70 countries over the last decade, during which time she has developed a firsthand knowledge of the conflicts facing developed economies, and the intersection of politics, international finance and developing markets.

Moyo serves on several boards and is the author of The New York Times best-sellers “Dead Aid: Why Aid is Not Working” and “How There is a Better Way for Africa and How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly and the Stark Choices Ahead.” Her third book is titled, “Winner Take All: China’s Race for Resources and What it Means for the World.”

Moyo is a contributing editor to CNBC, the business and finance news network. Her writing regularly appears in economic and finance-related publications such as the Financial Times and the Wall Street Journal.