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2021 Jobs and Development - Keynote Presentation –Dani Rodrik: Good Jobs and Development Strategies

"Why the traditional model of development – with informal agricultural workers moving into formal, organized manufacturing jobs – is no longer creating enough good quality, productive jobs for lower-skilled workers."

Prof. Rodrik was the Keynote Speaker at the 2021 Jobs and Development and explained why the traditional model of development – with informal agricultural workers moving into formal, organized manufacturing jobs – is no longer creating enough good quality, productive jobs for lower-skilled workers in many lower – and – middle – income countries. 

About the Presenters

Dani Rodrik

Economist and Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Dani Rodrik is an economist whose research revolves around globalization, economic growth and development, and political economy. His current work focuses on how to create more inclusive economies in developed and developing societies. Rodrik is the Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. He is currently President-Elect of the International Economic Association, and the co-director of Economics for Inclusive Prosperity. His newest book is Straight Talk on Trade: Ideas for a Sane World Economy (2017).

Questions Submitted

MOHAMMAD

- Dec 2, 2021
Great!

jose luis

- Nov 26, 2021
muy bueno

DR. YOGENDRA NATH

- Nov 17, 2021
Quite interesting.

Mohammad Nadir

- Nov 7, 2021
Excellent!
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