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Jan 22, 2020 | 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Lunch & Learn with Seema Jayachandran

Lunch & Learn with Seema Jayachandran

The Center's "Lunch & Learn Series" consists of student-focused events that feature speakers from a variety of disciplines to discuss topics related to global poverty and development. 

About the speaker:

Seema Jayachandran is an economics professor at Northwestern University whose research focuses on economic issues in developing countries. Her work explores the determinants of children's health and education; the environment; gender equality; labor markets; and  political economy. She is a recipient of a Sloan Research Fellowship and a National Science Foundation Early Career Development grant. She serves as a reviewing editor for Science, co-editor for the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, and associate editor for the Quarterly Journal of Economics and Journal of Economic Perspectives. She is an affiliate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, where she co-directs the Development Economics program, and a board member and chair of the Gender Sector for the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab.

Lunch Lecture Series
Lucas Conference Room, Landau Economics Building

Open to Stanford students

Corinne Thomas