Inequality and the West
Tue 16 Jul 2013,
Soundings Theatre, Level 2
Talk; Special; Friends
Political economist Robert Wade discusses rising inequality in the Western world, placing New Zealand in the context of international debates. Dame Claudia Orange chairs the evening’s event.
Professor Wade is a contributor to Inequality: A New Zealand Crisis (Bridget Williams Books, 2013). He was awarded, with José Antonio Ocampo, the 2008 Leontief Prize by the Global Development and Environment Institute. The prize recognised ‘his outstanding contribution to economic theory that addressed realities and supported just and sustainable societies’.
This event is supported by the J R McKenzie Trust.
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