I am invited to give a talk based on Poor Numbers: How We Are Misled by African Development Statistics and What to Do about It (Cornell Studies in Political Economy)
at Ottawa at the Center for International Policy Studies. I might also draw upon Economic Growth and Measurement Reconsidered in Botswana, Kenya, Tanzania, and Zambia, 1965-1995 which is being published by Oxford University Press this month.
Event Date: April 9, 2014 – 12:00 pm
Location: Social Sciences Building, 120, University Street, room 4004
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