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3/2/2017 || Gault Recital Hall, Scheide

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Raj Patel

Global Policy Expert

Raj Patel is a policy analyst, author and activist focused on improving the world’s food system. He has both worked for – and protested against - prestigious international organizations such as the World Bank and the World Trade Organization. Patel is Research Professor at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at University of Texas, Austin. A prolific author, his most recent book is titled The Value of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy. Patel earned a B.A. at the University of Oxford, an M.Sc at the London School of Economics, and a Ph.D. at Cornell University.

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