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Emerging Global Economic Growth

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The School of Undergraduate Studies presents two large lectures: Dean Thomas Gilligan’s Emerging Global Economic Growth and Dean Paul Woodruff’s How to Spot a Tyrant When You See One. Students are also encouraged to attend linked events: plays and intimate lectures that offer alternative or in-depth perspectives on the same topics as the large events.

Emerging Global Economic Growth
Dean Thomas Gilligan, Red McCombs School of Business
September 21 at 7 p.m.
Bass Concert Hall

Throughout history, poverty and economic stagnation have defined the human condition. Even today, more than a billion people live on incomes of less than $2 per day. Yet a large and ever increasing number of humans enjoy the material, social, political