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John Cavanagh
Global Economy

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Global Economy

John Cavanagh

John has a BA from Dartmouth College and a MA from Princeton University. He worked as an international economist for the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (1978-1981) and the World Health Organization (1981-1982). He directed IPS's Global Economy Project from 1983-1997. He is the co-author of 10 books and numerous articles on the global economy, including Development Redefined: How the Market Met Its Match (2008, Paradigm Publishers), written with Robin Broad.

Recent Work

A World Bank President We Can Get Behind?
April 1 - The candidates for next month's selection could finally change the game of serving markets over people - and we all might have a role to play.

The Race for World Bank President Takes Shape with Two More Candidates
March 22 - A Colombian and a Nigerian vie to be chief of a World Bank that's like a colonial outfit: a workforce from the developing world with an American president.

Why We Are Still Not Supporting Jeffrey Sachs to be World Bank President
March 20 - Even today, Sachs's approach to development remains top-down and formulaic.

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