Vision Series: Janine Wedel: Defining Corruption Down
- March 24, 2014 at 7:15 pm
Arlington Campus, Founders Hall, Auditorium
Defining Corruption Down: How the West created an anti-corruption industry and put blinders on its own misdeeds.
Bio: Janine Wedel, a university professor in the School of Public Policy at George Mason University, writes about governing, corruption, foreign aid, and influence elites through the lens of a social anthropologist. Winner of the 2001 Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order, she is currently at work on a book exposing new forms of corruption, to be published in 2014 by Pegasus Books. Wedel is a four-time Fulbright fellow and recipient of awards from the National Science Foundation and MacArthur Foundation, among many others.
Teresa Finn, (703) 993-2648, firstname.lastname@example.org, Office of the Provost