Mercy Corps Action center event – May 13

April 26, 2011 at 7:09 am Leave a comment

Behavioral Economist, Dean Karlan, May 13

      Writer and Yale Economics Professor, Dean Karlan, talks about his new book, co-authored with Jacob Appel, More Than Good Intentions: How a New Economics is Helping to Solve Global Poverty. The authors say development initiatives must take into account the essential irrationality of human behavior if they are to improve the well-being of poor people. This free, brownbag event is at noon on Friday; bring your lunch! Read more here. Co-sponsored by the World Affairs Council.

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