Kevin Starr

Kevin Starr directs the Mulago Foundation and the Rainer Arnhold Fellows Program.

Dump the Prizes

Aug. 22, 2013 42

Contests, challenges, awards—they do more harm than good. Let’s get rid of them.

New School Economics

May. 18, 2011 2

More Than Good Intentions: How a New Economics Is Helping to Solve Global Poverty by Dean Karlan & Jacob Appel

It’s Not About the Tea

Apr. 26, 2011 30

By and large, the Central Asia Institute's supporters went for a feel-good story, didn’t do their homework, and didn’t ask the right questions with the Three Cups of Tea dust up.

Impact Market Failure

Apr. 7, 2011 16

It comes down to this: We’re all operating in a dysfunctional market for impact.