About This Week’s Show:
-Leadership void: G20 is actually G-Zero
-Developing countries still dependent on industrial world
-High food prices are crushing the poor
About the Guest: José Antonio Ocampo is director of the Economic and Political Development Concentration at and a fellow of the Committee on Global Thought at Columbia University. In 2008-2010, he also served as co-director of the UNDP/OAS Project on “Agenda for a Citizens’ Democracy in Latin America”, and in 2009 a Member of the Commission of Experts of the UN General Assembly on Reforms of the International Monetary and Financial System.