#12414 Overall Influence

Dambisa Moyo

Zambian-born economist


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Dambisa Felicia Moyo is a Zambia-born global economist and best-selling author, known for her analsys of macroeconomics and global affairs. She serves on the boards of Chevron Corporation, Condé Nast and the 3M Company. Moyo worked for two years at the World Bank and eight years at Goldman Sachs before becoming an author and international public speaker. She has written four New York Times bestselling books: Dead Aid: Why Aid Is Not Working and How There Is a Better Way for Africa , How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly – And the Stark Choices that Lie Ahead , Winner Take All: China's Race for Resources and What It Means for the World , and the most recent Edge of Chaos : Why Democracy Is Failing to Deliver Economic Growth – and How to Fix It . She holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry and an MBA from American University, an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a DPhil in economics from the University of Oxford.

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American University

Private liberal arts and research-based university in Washington, D.C.

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#802 World Rank
#21867 World Rank
#374004 World Rank
Political Science
#671921 World Rank