Paul Romer delivered the 2011 Henry and Bryna David Lecture at the National Academy of Sciences. In it, he outlined a framework for thinking about the coevolution of technologies and rules and applied this framework to the question of how the United States will escape the Great Distress.
Paul recently spoke at the NYU Stern’s India Business Forum in Mumbai. In his talk, he discusses urbanization in India and the unique opportunity it presents for changes in factor policy. He also addresses the potential for charter cities in India as well as the potential gains from making room for urban expansion.