HKS PolicyCast Series
Predicting the future through know-how
May 30, 2018
Ricardo Hausmann and Tim Cheston
Professor Ricardo Hausmann, director of the Kennedy School’s Center for International Development, and Tim Cheston, a research fellow with the center’s Growth Lab, explain how they leveraged data from the Atlas of Economic Complexity to assess the knowhow of more than 130 countries and predict their economic growth over the next eight years.