Rena & Angelius Anspach Lecture

The Rena and Angelius Anspach Institute of the University of Pennsylvania sponsors a well-attended annual public lecture at Penn that brings leading thinkers and public intellectuals to our campus.

 

2018-2019 Rena and Angelius Anspach Lecture

 

Dr. Dambisa Moyo

Edge of Chaos: Why Democracy is Failing to Deliver Economic Growth and How to Fix It


Tuesday, February 26, 2019
6 pm

Hall of Flags, Houston Hall
University of Pennsylvania
3417 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
 

Dr. Dambisa Moyo is a pre-eminent thinker who was named to the list of Time's 100 Most Influential People in the World. She writes for Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, and Harvard Business Review. Dr. Moyo holds a Ph.D. from Oxford University, and is a board member of Barclays Bank, Barrick Gold, Chevron, and Seagate Technologies.

In addition to her latest book Edge of Chaos (2018), Dr. Moyo has written three other New York Times Bestselling Books:

  • Winner Take All: China's Race for Resources and What it Means for the World (2012)
  • How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly and the Stark Choices Ahead (2011)
  • Dead Aid: Why Aid is Not Working and How There is a Better Way for Africa (2009)

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Dambisa Moyo

2018-2019 Rena & Angelius Anspach Lecture
Edge of Chaos: Why Democracy is Failing to Deliver Economic Growth and How to Fix It
Feb 26, 2019 at

Dr. Dambisa Moyo is a pre-eminent thinker who was named to the list of Time's 100 Most Influential People in the World. She writes for Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, Barron's,…

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