Portfolios of the Poor launch – 5/7/09 @ NYU

The Financial Access Initiative and Africa House Present:

Portfolios of the Poor: How the World’s Poor Live on $2 a Day
A panel discussion followed by a book signing and wine and cheese reception

Authors: Daryl Collins, Jonathan Morduch, Stuart Rutherford and Orlanda Ruthven
Published by Princeton University Press

Thursday, May 7th
6 – 8 pm
NYU Law School, Lipton Hall
108 West 3rd St.
New York, NY 10012

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Opening remarks:
Rogan Kersh
Associate Dean, NYU Wagner School of Public Service

Panel Discussion Participants:
Matthew Bishop
Chief Business Writer/American Business Editor, The Economist
Daryl Collins
Co-author, Portfolios of the Poor, Senior Associate, Bankable Frontier Associates
Bill Easterly
Professor of Economics, NYU, author of The White Man’s Burden
Jonathan Morduch
Co-author, Portfolios of the Poor, Professor of Public Policy and Economics, NYU and Managing Director, Financial Access Initiative
Yaw Nyarko
Professor of Economics, NYU, Director of Africa House