Yuen Yuen Ang – Does Corruption Really Disappear as Countries Grow Richer?
February 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Speaker: Yuen Yuen Ang, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Discussant: Patrick O. Okigbo, founder of Nextier and M-RCBG senior fellow
This webinar is part of M-RCBG’s weekly Business & Government Series. Yuen Yuen Ang is the author of How China Escaped the Poverty Trap (2016) and China’s Gilded Age: The Paradox of Economic Boom and Vast Corruption (2020). In 2021,she was named by Apolitical among the Top 100 Most Influential Academics in Government. She is also the inaugural recipient of the Theda Skocpol Prize for Emerging Scholar from the American Political Science Association for “impactful contributions to comparative politics.”
Hosted by the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School
This event is being co-hosted by the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and the Harvard University Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies.
Presented via Zoom
Register at https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_o7m6hgkMRp-vG5WcVOmuVQ