William Easterly
William Easterly

William Easterly is a New York University economics professor and author of the new book The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor.

Feed the World
April 29 2014 7:38 AMCelebrity Musicians Can’t Feed the WorldThe trouble with Live Aid, Live 8, and pop star condescension.
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March 6 2015 1:17 PM “You Can Call Me Laura” Here are L.V. Anderson’s favorite reads from Slate this week, from #teamweasel to the discovery of thiamin.