Topic: development

Empowering the Leaders Baltimore Needs

by Fagan Harris and Kevin Easterly
— Baltimore has leaders. But what can be done to empower them to pursue their visions? How can we provide them with the tools to be successful entrepreneurs?   Read more

A Global Marshall Plan

— It is time to increase poor economies’ productive capacity and purchasing power, as occurred in Europe in the decade after Marshall’s speech. Marshall’s insight that such shared economic development is the only way to create a lasting peace remains as true as ever.  Read more

Making the Most of More Aid

— We are the first generation in human history with the means to pull every person on the planet out of abject poverty. There is enough money in the world. It is critical that we use it more wisely. Read more