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Dani Rodrik @rodrikdani Cambridge, MA

Economist at Harvard Kennedy School

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Joined Twitter 3/24/11


For anyone interested in inequality in advanced economies (esp. US) and combatting it, this @PIIE conference organi… https://t.co/m7M13CLCUE
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @KevinAtSave @rodrikdani @ojblanchard1 Great conference. Was lucky to be able to be there in person for part of it.… https://t.co/chtNCUIMNK
Retweeted by Dani RodrikDon’t know about you but I’d say yes to many more seminars if not for the pain of flying. We need a coordinated sw… https://t.co/bHAkDhOZM4
Retweeted by Dani RodrikChristmas just came early. Huge thanks to @rodrikdani and @ojblanchard1 for a brilliant collection of presentations… https://t.co/v6gehWKvHw
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10/20
2019
Can a wealth tax work? My presentation here at the great PIIE conference on combatting inequality (thanks… https://t.co/Skmpqapwc5
Retweeted by Dani RodrikWell, yes and no. I was there, and I can assure you that most in the audience were capable of distinguishing betwee… https://t.co/PPpscC5HbnThanks @benwallacewells for a great chat. There’s a lot there on the wealth tax (my life is much less interesting,… https://t.co/rXbesMgngy
Retweeted by Dani RodrikNurcan Baysal is an award-winning human rights activist, one of the most courageous women I have ever met in my li… https://t.co/Vozi9vd76a
Retweeted by Dani RodrikTurkey bans international conference at esteemed @HrantDinkFnd that would have examined Armenian role in economy &… https://t.co/eISOHMY0Ee
Retweeted by Dani RodrikInequality and policy interventions — Sheet @rodrikdani https://t.co/dGjNukrfig
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10/19
2019
With a small annual wealth tax at the top! https://t.co/QVaTdcOCb7
Retweeted by Dani RodrikSo the main difference between pre-1961 and post-1961 Korea was not that we suddenly got better instituions. It was… https://t.co/rbgRWyr5WrThe interests that elites serve are often endogenous. Once elites in Taiwan, Korea, and China defined their interes… https://t.co/VYQhQWmae5Rent-seeking coalitions need not be inimical to growth-promoting policies. This is the “stationary bandits” insight… https://t.co/QH5vZFp3CkBugün 18 Ekim... #SevgiliOsmanKavala 2 yıl önce bugün gözaltına alındı ve kendisi hâlâ parmaklıklar ardında!… https://t.co/LfyvZ0cazd
Retweeted by Dani RodrikHere is an upside for those who couldn't watch @piie's #Inequality2019 live: you can watch it on replay together wi… https://t.co/BOvQJLZaFP
Retweeted by Dani RodrikFascinating, compelling research, beautifully presented by @EricaChenoweth, on why mass protest movements succeed o… https://t.co/QW8QtRrJPZ
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10/18
2019
Fantastic presentation from @lucas_chancel at @PIIE for @rodrikdani and Olivier Blanchard conference on combatting… https://t.co/sufRVZZQCc
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @rodrikdani @dsallentess @Harvard @pvpbrussels @UCLouvain_be Tim Scanlon kicks off the discussion by asking "Why sh… https://t.co/VfLMDaxXfx
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @rodrikdani @dsallentess @Harvard @pvpbrussels @UCLouvain_be You can't combat inequality by telling people they can… https://t.co/qIutCkZQwW
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @rodrikdani @dsallentess @Harvard @pvpbrussels @UCLouvain_be Inequality indices are useful to identify what is goin… https://t.co/CcFQvFk6rM
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @rodrikdani @dsallentess @Harvard @pvpbrussels @UCLouvain_be Human wellbeing CANNOT be equated to growth, Danielle… https://t.co/UB1s9Lxybv
Retweeted by Dani RodrikAmazing panel of political philosophers moderated by @rodrikdani on why inequality is a problem from a philosophica… https://t.co/E8XHdmGpAH
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @rodrikdani @benwansell @Nolan_Mc Polarization paralyzes a political system, which makes it more difficult for the… https://t.co/tq5er2zamV
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @rodrikdani @benwansell @Nolan_Mc .@benwansell is exploring the relationship between wealth inequality and politica… https://t.co/AcyoGOaLAC
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @rodrikdani @benwansell @Nolan_Mc Sheri Berman of @BarnardCollege explains what needs to happen in order to get pol… https://t.co/aK0XErp6dO
Retweeted by Dani RodrikWonderful to see great scholars from many fields address inequality from different perspectives. Lots of insights t… https://t.co/NpkOWSWkrS
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @benjayharrison @rodrikdani Yes! The entire event will be streamed live at the link below and a full video and pres… https://t.co/ZErxgWSIsy
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe philosophy panel has @dsallentess, @pvpbrussels, and T. M. Scanlon--that's a great lineup, and exciting to see… https://t.co/ElT2tWGcxg
Retweeted by Dani RodrikTrump’s actions somehow make it seem as if the only alternatives are Trumpism and the status quo ante. I’ve seen th… https://t.co/u8vKfDNEziConference on Combating Inequality in Advanced Economies today starting at 9 EST, will be broadcast live at… https://t.co/ziyAHrNlS8
10/17
2019
This week. In a bookstore near you. Heather @HBoushey's "Unbound: How Inequality Constricts Our Economy and What… https://t.co/9EVJULbqu0
Retweeted by Dani RodrikPress office confirms this is real. https://t.co/uyprm6NYCj
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe last panel of #Inequality2019 is sure to be an interesting one—tune in Friday for a discussion on progressive t… https://t.co/Vfm273vB2t
Retweeted by Dani RodrikSo eloquent and true: “If people think we are returning to business as usual once Donald Trump is gone, we will lose.” -Elizabeth Warren
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik📆 Conference | Nov. 5, 10am-12am Dani Rodrik (@Harvard) will hold a conference on « The demand for #tradehttps://t.co/azkIPlmfJL
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10/16
2019
General Raymond Thomas, commander of US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) explains how they knowingly whitewashed… https://t.co/dJWCMG6aFj
Retweeted by Dani RodrikOr market fundamentalism, which is a term that already exists. https://t.co/5sODwdOHngWhen it comes to the economics and practice of sensible industrial policies with focus on job-creation, there is no… https://t.co/Tg2wKOCewjThis book should be read not just by people interested in the U.S., but all those around the world who care about a… https://t.co/bgUF8rrvnr
10/15
2019
Good thread emphasizing the importance of theory in valuable empirical work https://t.co/FaGWuK6VR7In joint work with @tedmiguel https://t.co/fBNu5yIHKoCongratulations to 2019 Economic Sciences Laureate Esther Duflo! Duflo was woken up this morning to news of her Pr… https://t.co/3lWZuDMuNL
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe International Economic Association is going to give two sets of prizes named after its past presidents—Amartya… https://t.co/8YOdOrnRdE
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThere is much to celebrate in today's Nobel prize including the fact that the list of coauthors is much more inclus… https://t.co/KipI9eJKmN
Retweeted by Dani RodrikYea! The world is a better place because of these three. Unsurprised but delighted by this. Their work sparkles wit… https://t.co/CGIfYa6P79
Retweeted by Dani RodrikHearty congratulations to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer for their richly deserved Nobel Prize i… https://t.co/UQWjdMztny
Retweeted by Dani RodrikIt rained Nobels on Cambridge,MA this morning. Banerjee, Duflo, and Kremer transformed development economics. A richly deserved recognition.
10/14
2019
Remarkably, Bill Barr does not work for the AKP government in Turkey https://t.co/bYov48xvBt
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe surprise is not that few democracies are liberal, but that there are any liberal democracies at all |… https://t.co/ARstRUAA2J
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10/13
2019
Is innovation fostered by knowledge sharing and interactions with others? Our paper “Dancing with the Stars” shows… https://t.co/nJ8rxzGfpR
Retweeted by Dani RodrikIn a sober oped, Turkish philanthropist Osman Kavala, held in solitary confinement for 2 years with a "fantastic" i… https://t.co/FDnkzYo0Lc
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10/12
2019
Wherein I argue that in explaining the rise of populism in Europe, both the mainstream Left and Right political par… https://t.co/YmVR67Wc7J
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThis is fantastic. https://t.co/JxcN4gwcTQ @gabriel_zucman @BancoDeEspana Congratulations Gabriel, so well deserved!BIG JOB ALERT: if you've got the skills and experience to help lead @resfoundation get in touch https://t.co/ckbGxbbMFg
Retweeted by Dani RodrikTax avoidance, tax evasion, tax competition are not laws of nature. They’re policy choices — and we can make othe… https://t.co/zB2c26UkxX
Retweeted by Dani RodrikWe are gearing up for the grand World Congress of the International Economic Association in Bali, Indonesia, 3-7 Ju… https://t.co/JXPrdoL6ml
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @wsandholtz Here is some context https://t.co/scpdaSHsTG and https://t.co/l1jZ0cuyaRYes. Perhaps we should not question Kanter's motives, but he is a member of a dangerous cult that has indeed done u… https://t.co/0Zm0RBdNXh
10/11
2019
“#Populism is symptom and consequence of not being able to build an inclusive society”. “International economic int… https://t.co/ENsdJ1RIrl
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @howserob @PIIE @dsallentess Look forward to your comments..Paris, Nov 5: The demand for trade protection: Evidence from surveys of individuals Lecture by @rodrikdani Chair… https://t.co/MFMj53K9LV
Retweeted by Dani RodrikCongragulations to @NobelPrize for making a great decision this year. #OlgaTokarczuk is one of the greatest storyte… https://t.co/tt13PBvlEz
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @stiantkarlsen @AChryssogelos We briefly discuss the South African transition and how it fits in our framework in t… https://t.co/gK9b4vb2wCClarification: turns out we will also consider particularly talented junior candidates for the development Econ pos… https://t.co/5FR1NPVr5F
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe advert for one of the finest post-docs in economics - 3 years in Nuffield College, Oxford - is now up… https://t.co/5OlouE5NN1
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10/10
2019
In fact, the research at Stanford that led to PageRank was funded by the NSF, so yet again the state played a criti… https://t.co/I9lzSnwbik
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @pqblair Thank you Peter, very kind. Happy to buy you lunch at Tanjore again anytime!Join us in October to talk about tax justice! https://t.co/WCSeHdDayo
Retweeted by Dani RodrikProspects for freedom and prosperity balance on a knife-edge between state oppression and the lawlessness and viole… https://t.co/TOLLGkZXxn
Retweeted by Dani RodrikCID has an immediate opening for a Director of Strategic Engagement and Development to support the Center Director.… https://t.co/RwyWxGfmNZ
Retweeted by Dani RodrikElizabeth Warren is now leading the 2020 polls https://t.co/IXgebeOtKW via @voxdotcom
Retweeted by Dani RodrikMy quick take on Acemoglu & Robinson’s new book. https://t.co/5nPcRGgXxN"Whether you live in Beijing or New York, the time to renegotiate the social contract is approaching." My review e… https://t.co/OhsMBi0lVr
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10/9
2019
Many of you may know @NataliAVAZYAN, an ethnic Armenian Turkish national who use to share historic photos & critic… https://t.co/Jda3LyWzYH
Retweeted by Dani RodrikWhat an achievement!!! @Atlas_Facts reaches 1,000,000 individual users. Not bad for a theory-inspired practical too… https://t.co/IOF7cGlb6D
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe U.S. is starting to export more free-wheeling internet rules like Section 230 through its trade deals at a mome… https://t.co/TGXvUlVxPK
Retweeted by Dani RodrikUMass Econ is looking to do a senior hire (associate/Full) in development economics. If you think you might be i… https://t.co/yr0cDWYs8W
Retweeted by Dani RodrikAnother shameful decision in a sham trial. https://t.co/aEq4TjjlikIstanbul court rules to keep Osman Kavala in prison as his trial continues, sets next hearing for Dec 24. Kavala ha… https://t.co/oJP1gjIT06
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThis is an AMAZING issue of @BostonReview. https://t.co/IFiVJoR6Hw
Retweeted by Dani RodrikFor those who want to follow the Gezi trial and Osman Kavala’s defense. https://t.co/fRiFv5zIylGezi Dava'sını İngilizce takip etmek isteyenleri @defendinggezi hesabına yönlendirebilirsiniz.
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik @CSanchezCumming Thank you, very kind.
10/8
2019
political scientists: so we're all agreed? graphs are much easier to interpret than tables? psychologists: ... p… https://t.co/TE49PLOtk0
Retweeted by Dani Rodrik.@JosephEStiglitz calls it "groundbreaking work" @rodrikdani says it's "fantastic" @rcbregman found it "crystal cle… https://t.co/NO321CzsGu
Retweeted by Dani RodrikAt #Inequality2019, @rodrikdani, @dsallentess, @pvpbrussels, & Tim Scanlon will discuss the ethical and philosophic… https://t.co/fhr9afssTm
Retweeted by Dani RodrikTime after time (starting with the S-400 purchase from Russia, sanctions, and now the looming Syria invasion), Erdo… https://t.co/g3aIBp6QQ0
Retweeted by Dani RodrikProfessor of Sustainability position at the Hertie School in Berlin https://t.co/IYz3GZWGrcNot so fast... Trump ally Lindsey Graham says he'll introduce a Senate resolution opposing Trump's Syria decision a… https://t.co/EeTgM7c4jM
Retweeted by Dani RodrikOf course Pentagon was blindsided. It has been for a long time in all key issues that mattered. That's why Turkey o… https://t.co/WPU4lWMi6Q
Retweeted by Dani RodrikDon’t be naive people. If Trump gets away with this unpunished, he will be calling for DOJ investigations of Elizab… https://t.co/t8bb8Ur8By
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe demise of tax justice & the triumph of plutocracy, in one simple animation This is based on our book, "The Tri… https://t.co/Xzx6cJhdlM
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe 2019 inequality «World Cup» is coming soon! @ojblanchard1 & @rodrikdani assembled an impressive line-up of scho… https://t.co/8qdT6ySpdb
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe new book by @gabriel_zucman and Emmanuel Saez is the most important book on government policy I've read in a lo… https://t.co/CPYJq5bz1L
Retweeted by Dani RodrikThe US tax system, when taking into account all taxes paid at all levels of government, is now a giant flat tax...… https://t.co/Q1bulExvnt
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10/7
2019
@say_cem @ozlemozdemir Kutluyorum!What a well defined and insightful trilemma. https://t.co/yyLsRLUpqd
Retweeted by Dani Rodrikahahahaaa tam olarak bu. https://t.co/hAKmh8XkwF
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10/6
2019

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