The Future of Development Economics

Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs, Columbia University

Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, a world-renowned expert on sustainable economic development, global macroeconomics and a prominent advocate against poverty, will be visiting us in Maastricht to talk about the future of development economics.

Prof. Sachs will be interviewed live on stage by UNU-MERIT's Dr. Ibrahima S. Kaba. Join us for an evening with Jeffrey -- more details here:

About the speaker

Prof. Sachs is:
- Director of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network
- SDG Advocate for UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres
- Co-recipient of the Blue Planet Prize (2015)
- Co-recipient, with his spouse Dr. Sonia Sachs of the 1st World Sustainability Award (2017)
- Author of numerous New York Times bestsellers

Venue: Tongersestraat 53, 6211 LM Maastricht

Date: 25 May 2019

Time: 19:00 - 20:30  CEST