The Policy Shop
About This Show
A podcast at the University of Melbourne, Australia, the Policy Shop is where local and global public policy is examined. Local and global academics address a different public policy subject with the host, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Melbourne. Please review our podcast on iTunes.
Most Recent Episode
Global poverty and the Indian experience
Ramachandra Guha and Patricia Werhane join Glyn Davis to discuss the global problem of poverty. What’s the best way to tackle poverty - through the market, the state, or non-government organisations? And what can we learn from the Indian experience? And what can we learn from the Indian experience?
Dr. Ramachandra Guha is the pre-eminent historian of post-Independence India, and author of many works including India after Gandhi. Professor Emeritus Patricia Werhane holds a joint appointment at the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia, and at DePaul University Chicago, where she is Wicklander Chair in Business Ethics and director of the Institute for Business and Professional Ethics.