Coffee Morning: ‘Hong Kong and Cuba: Prosperity and Stagnation' with Neil Monnery

Circle Sq. Fortnightly Virtual Coffee Morning


Join us every other Thursday at 11am via Zoom. Everybody is welcome. Join the conversation. 

Thursday 12th November @ 11am, Neil Monnery, author and Circle Sq. member, will join us to discuss his book “A Tale of Two Economies: Hong Kong, Cuba and the Two Men who Shaped Them”. In the 1950s HK and Cuba had similar standards of living. Since then HK’s GDP per capita has increased 14-fold, Cuba’s has at most doubled. What lies behind the different paths taken by these economies?