Author Meets Readers invites Carleton students and the community to join our first online, informal discussion on new books published by members of the Carleton University Faculty of Public Affairs.
About the Book:
Yiagadeesen (Teddy) Samy is a Full Professor of international affairs and currently the Director of the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs (NPSIA). He joined NPSIA in 2003 after completing his PhD in Economics and has recently been teaching courses on quantitative methods, development economics and development assistance. His current research interests include domestic resource mobilization, fragile states, foreign aid and income inequality, and with a particular focus on sub-Saharan Africa.
David Carment is a professor at Carleton University’s Norman Paterson School of International Affairs. He is series editor for Palgrave’s Canada and International Affairs, editor of Canadian Foreign Policy Journal and Fellow of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute. His research focuses on Canadian foreign policy, conflict analysis, mediation and negotiation, fragile states and diaspora politics.
Zahir Meghji is a senior policy analyst with Economic Growth and International Financial Institutions at Global Affairs Canada. He currently handles the file on economic growth issues in fragile and conflict-affected states.
This event is part of the Ottawa International Writer’s Festival.