Ineng and the Free Market Foundation invite you to spend an evening with Dr. Yuri Maltsev. Born in the Soviet Union and currently living in the United States, Dr. Maltsev is a Senior Fellow of the Mises Institute and professor of economics at Carthage College.
Topic: Assessing the Cuban Legacy: A former senior Soviet Economist reveals his Insights
Professor Yuri Maltsev earned his B.A. and M.A. degrees at Moscow State University, and his Ph.D. in Labor Economics at the Institute of Labor Research in Moscow, Russia. He will discuss recent developments in Cuba, focusing on the state of entrepreneurship and small business, in light of a Castro legacy that leaves world opinion sharply divided.
Before defecting to the United States in 1989, he was a member of a senior Soviet economics team that worked on President Gorbachev’s reforms package of perestroika. Prior to joining Carthage, Prof. Maltsev was a Senior Fellow at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C., a federal research agency. His work involved briefing members of Congress and senior officials at the executive branch on issues of national security and foreign economic assessment.
- When: 16:30 for 17:00. 25 January 2017.
- Where: Ineng offices. 5th floor Vunani Chambers. 33 Church Street. Cape Town CBD. 8001
- Cost: Free
- RSVP: Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to attend.
Parking will be available on the 5th floor. Enter at 127 Long Street (just before Wale St intersection)