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Congratulations to Tom Sargent

by Yaw Nyarko

I just came back from the New York University dinner gala celebration for Tom Sargent in recognition of his award of the Nobel Prize.  It was a really grand affair in the Plaza Hotel – a wonderful old style New York Hotel with an elegant ballroom.  In his speech, Tom gave an interesting comparison of the […]

My ramblings on the BBC about the Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s)

by Yaw Nyarko

I was interviewed by the BBC, together with Olav Kjørven, Assistant Secretary General and Director of Development Policy at the UN Development Program. I listened to the mp3 file, it is the abridged version and I sound really in a bad mood. Maybe because it was 3am in Abu Dhabi? Maybe my real feelings about […]