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Why Nations Fail? World Government Summit 2019


What can we do about inequality and capitalism? James Robinson, Economist, Political Scientist, and Author of "Why Nations Fail," explores the origins of economic disparity, and why nations are failing today.

HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Meets Students of Pearson Institute at TAG Forum.


His Honorable Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh meets students of The Pearson Institute’s International Conflict Seminars program at the University of Chicago at Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Knowledge Forum in Amman, Jordan. 

A boy at play.

GOMA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – APRIL 2013: A boy plays with his homemade kite on a volcanic rock above the Bulengo IDP (Internally Displaced Persons) camp.