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By Dani Rodrik - Sep 11,2022
 CAMBRIDGE  —  Our world is undergoing an economic transition that will require effective government action on many fronts to manage climate change, ensure public health, and rebuild our middle classes through good jobs and innovation.
By Dani Rodrik - Aug 16,2022
CAMBRIDGE  —  At the heart of development economics lies the idea of “productive dualism”. The economists who founded the field of development economics, such as the Nobel laureate Caribbean economist W.
By Dani Rodrik - Aug 10,2022
CAMBRIDGE  —  I wrote recently about the possible emergence, from both the left and right of the political spectrum, of a new economic-policy paradigm that could supersede neoliberalism.
By Dani Rodrik - Jul 06,2022
CAMBRIDGE — A new economic paradigm becomes truly established when even its purported opponents start to see the world through its lens. At its height, the Keynesian welfare state received as much support from conservative politicians as it did from those on the left.
By Dani Rodrik - Jun 08,2022
CAMBRIDGE  —  When I started teaching at Harvard’s Kennedy School in the mid-1980s, competition with Japan was the dominant preoccupation of US economic policy.
By Dani Rodrik - Feb 21,2022
 CAMBRIDGE  —  In 1973, the British economist E.F. Schumacher published a book with the captivating title “Small Is Beautiful”, advocating the use in poor countries of human-scale, less capital-intensive technologies more suited to local conditions.
By Dani Rodrik - Jan 11,2022
CAMBRIDGE  —  The specter of inflation is once again stalking the world, after a long period of dormancy during which policymakers were more likely to be preoccupied by price deflation.
By Dani Rodrik - Dec 12,2021
CAMBRIDGE — The last four decades of globalisation and technological innovation have been a boon for those with the skills, wealth, and connections to take advantage of new markets and opportunities.
By Dani Rodrik - Oct 30,2021
CAMBRIDGE — Development policy has long been divided between two types of approaches. One approach targets poor people directly and seeks to alleviate the poverty of individual households, through income support, health and education interventions, and enhanced access to credit.
By Dani Rodrik - Sep 12,2021
CAMBRIDGE — The economic-policy conversation in the United States has been thoroughly transformed within the space of just a few years.

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