31st Annual Kuznets Memorial Lecture: Political Distortions and Economic Development

Simon Kuznets Lecture
Event time: 
Thursday, March 31, 2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Hybrid Event - In-person and virtual

Speaker: Professor Leonard Wantchekon, Princeton University
Leonard Wantchekon of Princeton University will deliver the 31st Annual Kuznets Memorial Lecture on March 31, 2022.

Event Details

  • Title: Political Distortions and Economic Development – the 31st Annual Simon Kuznets Memorial Lecture
  • Date and time: The lecture will take place on Thursday, March 31, 2022, 4:00PM-5:30PM EST at Luce 101 (MacMillan Center, 34 Hillhouse Ave) and will also be live streamed.  The lecture will be followed by a reception at 5:30PM-7:00PM EST, location TBD pending Yale Health and Safety Approval.
  • More information can be found on the EGC website
  • Registration: Please register here if you plan to attend in-person. To register for the livestream via Zoom, please register at this link.

Kuznets Mini-Conference

As part of the 31st Annual Kuznets Lecture, a mini-conference spotlighting work of young economists will be held on Friday, April 1, 2022. Focusing on research related to the political economy of development, Wantchekon has designed the agenda and will take part as a keynote speaker.