There has been a recent flurry of articles by the World Bank, Nick Kristof in the New York Times, Andrew Mayeda in Benchmark and others about the progress in the elimination of extreme poverty in the world. Of course, there have been other articles, notably Jason Hickel writing in Al Jazeera that these reports have been intentionally distorted and based on faulty data. Whatever the case for the su ...[Read More]
Every conference begins with opening remarks and we’ve created an archive for those. As well, introductions for speakers have been a way to give some added insight into the character and accomplishments of some extraordinary people.