Charles Kenny

Charles Kenny is an author and senior fellow at the Center for Global Development.

How the US Was Smarter Than the UK

Reflections on the art of global power management.

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Could Britain’s Past Be America’s Future?

Is the end of empire such a bad thing? Perhaps for the elites, but not for the population at large.

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Charles Kenny on Population Growth and the Environment

Why should environmentalists be more concerned about consumption patterns than about population growth?

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Bad Ideas For Ending Global Poverty (Part II)

Why are special economic zones and technology parks ineffective in combatting poverty?

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Bad Ideas for Ending Global Poverty (Part I)

Does protection of infant high-tech industries increase economic performance and standards of living?

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Do We Know How to Develop?

Does economic growth always lead to a better quality of life?

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