• 00:00    |    
    Initial credits
  • 00:06    |    
    Introduction by Roberto Wagner
  • 00:45    |    
    How is the political system in Nepal?
    • Nepal's political history
    • History of democracy in Nepal
    • Nepalese Civil War
    • Restoration of democracy in 2006
    • Constitution of Nepal
  • 03:38    |    
    How did Prosperity Foundation start and why is it about free markets and democracy?
    • Importance of political and economic freedom for democracy
    • Sustainability of democracy
    • Economic growth through democracy
  • 05:24    |    
    What are the challenges for Nepal in order to have an open economy?
    • Market in Nepal
    • Policies and institutions to transform opportunities into real business
    • Political culture of Nepal
    • State as a facilitator for growth
    • Policies' update
  • 09:23    |    
    What has been the role of Prosperity Foundation to overcome the challenges and achieve an open economy in Nepal?
    • Education and training
    • Research in publications about policies
    • Public outreach and advocacy
  • 11:24    |    
    Regarding free market and liberty, what do you think are the main ideas?
    • Growth of a free society
    • Importance of freedom for humanity
  • 13:13    |    
    Final words
  • 13:33    |    
    Final credits

Doing Business in Nepal, How Difficult Is It?

New Media  | 19 de enero de 2015  | Vistas: 89

Arpita Nepal and Robin Sitoula talk about free market and democracy in Nepal. Sitoula explains how the political system in Nepal acquired democracy in 1950, after 300 years of political history. Arpita Nepal speaks about the role of the Prosperity Foundation to institutionalize political freedom and civil liberties throughout education, training on entrepreneurship, and research about policies that would work for Nepal in order to become a richer nation and end with poverty. They conclude this interview talking about the main ideas about free market and liberty.


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