If Poverty is Falling, Why Should We Care About Inequality? [Horizon]

Oxfam will co-host a lively discussion to answer this question, beginning with a reflection on the costs of inequality at the country level, followed by thoughts from development professionals and researchers.
  • Brief presentation: Rosa Canete, Director, Oxfam/Dominican Republic
  • Nancy Birdsall, President, Center for Global Development
  • Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director of Oxfam International
  • Branko Milanovic, Visiting Presidential Professor at City University of New York
  • Moderator: Stephen O’Connell, Chief Economist, USAID