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Governance and the Law - Launch of the World Bank’s 2017 World Development Report

John Cameron, of the department of International Development Studies at Dalhousie invites you to attend the following event:

Governance and the Law - Launch of the World Bank’s 2017 World Development Report

Join 2017 World Development Report lead author Luís-Felipe López-Calva and a panel of Dalhousie researchers to discuss Governance and the Law.

Schedule
12:30   Welcome & Introductions: Dr. Richard Florizone (Dalhousie President)
12:40   Presentation of Governance and the Law: : Marco Larizza and David Bulman (co-authors of the report)
1:10     Moderated Discussion with Dalhousie Faculty Members: Dr. Jennifer Llewellyn (Law), Dr. Chidoze Okoye (Economics), Dr. Nissim Mannathukkaren (International Development Studies), Dr. David Black (Political Science)
2:00     Audience Discussion
2:30     Reception at University Club Pub

Why are carefully designed, sensible policies too often not adopted or implemented? When they are, why do they often fail to generate development outcomes such as security, growth, and equity? And why do some bad policies endure? The World Development Report 2017: Governance and the Law addresses these fundamental questions, which are at the heart of global development.


Read the report: www.worldbank.org/en/publication/wdr2017

Time

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Location

Dalhousie University Club – 3rd Floor (Great Hall)

Additional Information

A reception will follow the panel discussion

Contact

For more information, please contact the Centre for the Study of Security and Development at Dalhousie. Email: centre@dal.ca. Tel: 902-494-3769.