What to Think About While Reading “The Tyranny of Experts”

The Tyranny of Experts


  1. Why do development practitioners work with “benevolent” autocrats?
  2. How can the World Bank and other agencies ensure individual rights are incorporated into development plans?
  3. What makes market-driven solutions incompatible with extractive, authoritarian political regimes?
  4. What are some of the “upsides” to brain drain?
  5. What are the perils of our nationalist obsession?

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