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Starr Forum | Mon, Oct 22 | Why Nations Fail
Speakers: Daron Acemoglu & John Tirman

A book talk featuring Daron Acemoglu and joining the conversation is John Tirman as a discussant

Monday, October 22, 2012

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
MIT Bldg E40-496, 1 Amherst St, Cambridge (Map)

About the speakers

Daron Acemoglu

DARON ACEMOGLU is the Killian Professor of Economics at MIT. He is the recipient of the 2012 Erwin Plein Nemmers Prize in Economics. Nemmers prizes are given in recognition of major contributions to new knowledge or the development of significant new modes of analysis.

John Tirman

JOHN TIRMAN is the Executive Director and a Principal Research Scientist at MIT's Center for International Studies. He is author of, most recently, The Deaths of Others: The Fate of Civilians in America's Wars (Oxford University Press, 2011).

This event is free and open to the public.
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology