Executive Vice-President, Chief Operating Officer
Inter-American Development Bank
Senior Editor, The Economist;
Member, Board of Directors, Social Progress Imperative
Harvard Center for International Development
Minister, Ministry of Planning
Republic of Paraguay
Senior Director, Government Affairs and Policy for Latin America
Deputy Director, Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center
The IMF projects Latin American and Caribbean economies will grow less than 1% in 2016. But does GDP really capture the effect on people's lives?
Not according to the Social Progress Index, a new groundbreaking metric that transforms how we define a nation's success. The index moves beyond purely economic indicators to focus on basic human needs, wellbeing, and opportunity.
Please join us in a discussion about how to evaluate progress and what that means for public policy.
Friday, November 13, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
1030 15th Street NW
Washington, DC 20005