Gustav Ranis, Frank Altschul Professor Emeritus of International Economics

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February 18, 2015
Guest: David Cameron, Professor of Political Science
Subject: Greece and the latest Eurozone crisis.


February 11, 2015
Guest: Kishwar Rizvi, Associate Professor, History of Art
Subject: The Transnational Mosque: Architecture and Historical Memory in the Contemporary Middle East

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February 4, 2015
Guest: Jenifer Van Vleck, Assistant Professor of History & American Studies
Subject: Empire of the Air: Aviation and the American Ascendancy


January 28, 2015
Guest: Leslie Harkema, Assistant Professor of Spanish
Subject: Miguel de Unamuno and "The Young Literature"


January 21, 2015
Guest: Marijeta Bozovic, Assistant Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures
Subject: Radical Poetics after the Soviet Union



Episode: March 25, 2009


Professor Gustav Ranis, Frank Altschul Professor Emeritus of International Economics at Yale, and former Director of the MacMillan Center from 1996 to 2004, has more than 20 books and 300 articles on theoretical and policy-related issues of economic and human development to his credit.  He served as Assistant Administrator for Policy and Planning in AID/Department of State during the Johnson administration. Professor Ranis talks about his research on the priority of human development.

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