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Said@Duke: Ralph Chami on Economic Policies for 'Fragile States'

Part of the Said@Duke: 2019-2020 Series

Ralph Chami, assistant director in the Institute for Capacity Development at the International Monetary Fund, has worked on programs aimed at helping so-called "fragile states," including Egypt, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan and Yemen. "If you can’t survive the short run, it’s a waste of time to talk about medium or long terms," he said. The Duke University Center for International and Global Studies and Economics sponsored last week's talk.

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