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Cover to Cover Author Series

May's Cover to Cover  will feature author Dr. Steven Radelet  on his new book The Great Surge: the Ascent of the Developing World,  TODAY , May 18, at 2:00-2:30 PM ET

Dial-in information for participants:
Please dial in shortly before 2:00 ET, as the prompts can take a minute or two:
Access:  1-218-895-7963
Passcode:  2016#

Steven Radelet holds the Donald F. McHenry Chair in Global Human Development, is Distinguished Professor of the Practice of Development, and is Director of the Global Human Development Program at Georgetown University's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. He serves as an economic adviser to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia, and is a Non-Resident Fellow at the Brookings Institution. His work focuses on economic growth, foreign aid, debt, and financial crises, primarily in Africa and Asia ( full bio ). 

June 2016 Cover to Cover will feature author Anja Manuel on her new book This Brave New World: China, India, and the United States  on Tuesday, June 14, at 2:00-2:30 PM ET.  

Anja Manuel is a Lecturer at Stanford University and a cofounder and partner with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley and Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, in RiceHadleyGates LLC, a strategic consulting firm (full bio). 

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