At a time when many economists are abandoning economic growth as a metric of human progress, economist Dambisa Moyo reminds the world of what growth has achieved and why societies must pursue it. She contends that it’s time to create new economic paradigms to foster growth going forward. getAbstract recommends Moyo’s authoritative ideas to economists and anyone concerned about solving the world’s most intractable issues.
In this summary, you will learn
- Why generating economic growth is today’s greatest challenge,
- Why traditional economic ideologies are obsolete and
- How new economic models will generate needed growth.
About the Speaker
Macroeconomist Dambisa Moyo is a former consultant at Goldman Sachs. She wrote Dead Aid, How the West Was Lost and Winner Take All.