Past Event

Pakistan Hub webinar series

Technical change, inequality and capitalist development

24 February 2021 15:00–17:00

Online Online

Join us for an interesting discussion on the evolution of technical change in capitalist economies and its implications for the 21st century challenges of rising wage inequality and political polarisation. Professor Daron Acemoglu from the Institute Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is our distinguished speaker for the session. Moderated by Dr. Shandana Khan Mohmand and Dr. Ali Cheema, this session has been hosted in collaboration with the Mahbub ul Haq Research Centre.


  • Daron Acemoglu, Institute Professor, MIT
  • Moderated by Shandana Khan Mohmand (IDS) and Ali Cheema (LUMS, IDEAS, CERP)


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