Live in Boston. Work for Harvard Business School. Partner at Dog Ear Consultants (dogearconsultants.com).
Who Is Poor?
Right Now | Qualitative Measures
A multidimensional poverty index, based on the ideas of Amartya Sen, reveals a different map of the world's poor.The differences lie in how poverty is measured. The Multidimensional Poverty Index...
The Power of Torture
Inflicting pain changes the perceptions of torturers, not necessarily their knowledge.
Why Nations Fail
James Robinson says that in the modern period, greedy leaders and institutional corruption, rather than geography, explain why some nations fail.