Department of International Development / STICERD Amartya Sen lecture
Date: Wednesday 29 May 2013
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Sir James Wolfensohn
Discussant: Professor Amartya Sen
Chair: Professor Lord Stern
James Wolfensohn was the ninth president of the World Bank.
Amartya Sen is professor of economics at Harvard University and recipient of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Economics. He is an honorary fellow of LSE.
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