- 2017 Application is Closed - Acton University 2017: June 20 - 23

Poverty in the Developing World

Session 5 - Thursday, June 22 - 9:00 AM to 10:20 AM

Intermediate Course

Examines some of the causes of poverty in the developing world, critically analyzes current poverty alleviation strategies including aid and government planning, and focuses on private property, rule of law, markets, and culture for economic development. This course is the recommended prerequisite for all Development courses.

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Research Fellow and Producer of Poverty, Inc., Acton Institute

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