15 May 2011
Ecuador 'good living' lecture from planning minister at LSE, 18th May
Development of Good Living: The Social Transformation Agenda in Ecuador
LSE public lecture
Date: Wednesday 18 May 2011
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: René Ramírez
Chair: Dr Francisco Panizza
This lecture provides an idea of the approach of the Ecuadorian Government to comply with its strategies of "Good Living", a concept developed in recent years that sees growth and economic development as a whole in which includes new indicators and ways to measure it. This concept of "Good Living" is one of the axes of the thought of the "Citizens Revolution".
René Ramírez is the National Secretary of Planning and Development of Ecuador and author of several books related to an alternative view to economic and human development and the methods in order to measure it.
Suggested hashtag for this event for Twitter users: #lseramirez
This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. F