"Dead Aid," with African Aid Experts Dambisa Moyo and William Easterly, at NYU, March 26


New York University’s Development Research Institute will host a Templeton Book Forum, “Dead Aid,” with African aid experts Dambisa Moyo and NYU Economics Professor William Easterly on Thursday, March 26, 7-8:30 p.m. at NYU’s School of Law, Furman Hall, Room 216, 245 Sullivan Street (at West 3rd Street). Subway Lines: A, B, C, D, E, F, V (West 4th Street). Please RSVP to bookforum@templeton.org. For more information, call 610.941.4050.

Reporters interested in attending the event should contact James Devitt of NYU’s Office of Public Affairs at 212.998.6808 or james.devitt@nyu.edu.

Moyo, author of Dead Aid: Why Aid Is Not Working and How There Is a Better Way for Africa, is the former head of economic research and strategy for sub-Saharan Africa at Goldman Sachs. Born and raised in Lusaka, Zambia, Moyo previously worked at the World Bank in Washington D.C. and was a co-author of its annual World Development Report.

Easterly is a professor of economics and co-director of the Development Research Institute at New York University. He is co-editor of the Journal of Development Economics and the author of The White Man’s Burden 500

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