Moisés Naím

The End of Power

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Moisés Naím (born July 5, 1952) is a Venezuelan journalist and writer. He is a Distinguished Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. In 2013, the British magazine Prospect listed Naim as one of the world’s leading thinkers. In 2014 and 2015, Dr. Naím was ranked among the top 100 influential global thought leaders by Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute (GDI) for his book The End of Power. “The End of Power” was also selected as the first book for followers of Mark Zuckerberg’s 2015 book club to read.Naim served as the editor-in-chief of Foreign Policy magazine for 14 years (1996-2010). Since 2012, he has directed and hosted Efecto Naím, a weekly educational televised news program on economy and international affairs that airs throughout the Americas on NTN24. In 2011, he received the Ortega y Gasset Prize for his important contribution to journalism in the Spanish language.
He is the former Minister of Trade and Industry for Venezuela and Executive Director of the World Bank.


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Moisés Naím: Masqueraded Autocracies – by GDI Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute

Moisés Naím: The End of Power – by The Agenda with Steve Paikin