William Easterly is professor of economics at New York University, joint with Africa House, and Co-Director of NYU's Development Research Institute. He is also a non-resident fellow of the Center for Global Development in Washington D.C.The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good (Penguin, 2006) and The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics (MIT, 2001).
Selected Publications:Globalization: What's New? (2005) (co-author)
- Ethics Matter: Economist and Foreign Aid Specialist William Easterly
- Creative Capitalism: A Conversation with Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and other Economic Leaders
- Globalization: What's New?
Economic development and growth
Macroeconomics of developing countries
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