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09/21/2009 4:00 PM 34"101President John Kufuor, President of Ghana 2001"2009Description: After centuries of insufferable oppression by colonial powers, bloody independence struggles, and corrupt home"grown regimes, "Africa today is quick...
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09/09/2009 11:00 AM Bartos theaterDr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Indian Planning CommissionDescription: People sometimes ask Montek Singh Ahluwalia questions loaded with "aspirational objectives," such as when India will "g...
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06/06/2009 10:30 AM Wong AuditoriumYasheng Huang, China Program Assc Professor of International Mgmt; Description: Contrary to popular thinking, China owes its astonishing economic expansion not to far"sighted government policy but to h...
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02/11/2009 5:30 PM Wong AuditoriumMartin Feldstein, George F. Baker Professor of Economics, Harvard University; Simon Johnson, PhD '89, Ronald A. Kurtz Professor of Entrepreneurship, MIT Sloan School of ManagementDescription: If economi...
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11/18/2008 6:00 PM MuseumEllen Hume, Research Director, MIT Center for Future Civic MediaDescription: Ellen Hume predicts a "good news conversation" with her MIT Museum crowd about the future of news, but all participants end up working ...
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09/18/2000 7:00 PM KresgeFranco Modigliani, 1985 Nobel Laureate in Economics; Paul A. Samuelson, 1970 Nobel Laureate in Economics; Robert M. Solow, MIT Institute Professor, Emeritus 1987 Nobel Laureate in EconomicsHost(s): Office of t...
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06/07/2008 9:00 AM E51"115Roberto Rigobon, PhD '97, Professor of Economics; Description: Roberto Rigobon somehow makes his audience laugh while summarizing preliminary research on worldwide inflation and recession, data that bring some ...
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01/24/2008 7:00 PM KresgeRobert Buderi, Founder, CEO, Editor in Chief, Xconomy; Jonathan Bush, Chairman & CEO, athenahealth; Bruce Evans, Managing Partner, Summit Partners; Jonathan Goldstein, '83, SM '86, Managing Director, TA Associ...
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10/05/2007 11:50 AM 6-120Robert Laughlin, PhD '79, Nobel Laureate, Stanford University; Steven Weinberg, SM '67, ME '69, PhD '70, 1979 Nobel Laureate, The University of Texas at AustinDescription: This duet of talks by two Nobelists, wh...
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06/15/2006 11:45 AM Paul L. Joskow, Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics and Management; Director of the MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy ResearchDescription: After viewing Paul Joskow's meaty history of the n...
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10/07/2005 12:55 PM Carly Fiorina, SM '89, Former Chairman and CEOHewlett-Packard; Author, Tough ChoicesDescription: To hear her tell it, Carly Fiorina's year at the Sloan School proved pivotal to her education and career. She was "const...
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09/14/2005 4:30 PM Kirsch 32-123Muhammad Yunus, Founder and Managing Director, Grameen Bank; 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate; Ambassador for the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDSDescription: Imagine a bank that loans money based...
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