RSI digital book club
The Robert Schuman Institute, with the support of the Eduardo Frei Foundation organises the following series of online events for 15 young EFF/RSI alumni representatives from EaP, SEE and MENA regions.
RSI digital book club – 3 books, 3 experts, 3 follow-up discussions
Select one, two or three books to read and participate on the follow-up discussions! You’ll have 14 days for reading the selected book.
The main objective of the project is to use three books for stimulating discussion (60 min) among EFF/RSI alumni on current world challenges and future issues and provide a platform where these topics could be discussed with an experienced facilitator.
In the application form you can select which e-book(s) you would like to read and participate in the follow up discussion. The books will be provided by RSI.
Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty (Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson)
The book itself is based on more than 300 scientific works and introduces the examples for inclusive and extractive institutions in many countries from South America through Europe till Asia. Why Nations Fail answers the question that has challenged the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?
Time: 05 May, 17h00 – expired
Speaker: Aart van Bochove, The Netherlands
The APPLICATION DEADLINE is 21 May (Friday) 2021
The exact time of the follow-up meetings and the name of the experts will be published soon.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the responsible project manager, Bence Labossa at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please fill in the application form
Have a question? Contact the Project Manager directly!