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  • Student Event

    Food for Thought: Kathleen Beegle on Working at the World Bank

    Kathleen Beegle discusses her career at the World Bank.

    The Food for Thought series features student-focused events with speakers from a variety of disciplines discussing topics related to global development.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Lectures & Discussions

    Speaker Series on Youth Employment in Africa

    Misan Rewane and Kathleen Beegle discuss the challenge of youth employment in sub-Saharan Africa.

    The Series features talks by distinguished scholars and policymakers with the goal of fostering discussions about successes and challenges in the field of poverty alleviation.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Lectures & Discussions

    Speaker Series with Hakeem Belo-Osagie

    Nigerian entrepreneur Hakeem Belo-Osagie discusses the business environment in Africa.

    The Series features talks by distinguished scholars and policymakers with the goal of fostering discussions about successes and challenges in the field of poverty alleviation.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Lectures & Discussions

    Speaker Series with Esther Duflo: Good Economics for Warmer Times

    A conversation on evidence for effective and equitable climate action.

    The Series features talks by distinguished scholars and policymakers with the goal of fostering discussions about successes and challenges in the field of poverty alleviation.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Student Event

    Food for Thought: Nicholas Bloom on the Impact of Management on Firm Performance

    Professor Bloom discusses the impact of modifying management practices in the Indian textile industry.

    The Food for Thought series features student-focused events with speakers from a variety of disciplines discussing topics related to global development.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Conferences & Workshops

    The Call to Service Conference

    The role of selection and incentives in politics and bureaucracies.

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    Gunn SIEPR Building

Past Seminars

  • Past Event Student Event

    Food for Thought: Conducting Research with Local Partners

    A multi-disciplinary panel of researchers shares tips and methods for collaborating with local organizations.

    The Food for Thought series features student-focused events with speakers from a variety of disciplines discussing topics related to global development.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Past Event Student Event

    Food for Thought: Using Data and AI to Address Human Trafficking

    The Stanford Human Trafficking Data Lab discussed its impact on our understanding of human trafficking markets and policies.

    The Food for Thought series features student-focused events with speakers from a variety of disciplines discussing topics related to global development.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Past Event Conferences & Workshops

    2022 Conference on Firms, Trade, and Development

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    Stanford University + London School of Economics
  • Past Event Student Event

    Food for Thought: Steve Luby and Jenna Forsyth on Lead Exposure

    Professor Luby and Dr. Forsyth discussed their work to reduce two key sources of lead contamination in Bangladesh

    The Food for Thought series features student-focused events with speakers from a variety of disciplines discussing topics related to global development.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Past Event Lectures & Discussions

    The Power of Hope: Effective Approaches to Women’s Empowerment in Global Development

    Discussion with Shameran Abed, Scott MacMillan, Manisha Shah and Pascaline Dupas

    Following the publication of a biography of BRAC's founder, the Stanford King Center hosted a discussion on successful approaches to women’s empowerment.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building

    United States

  • Past Event Student Event

    2022 International Engagement Fair

    For students to learn about international experiences abroad and on-campus offered by student and campus organizations

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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Past Event Lectures & Discussions

    David Malpass: The Crisis Facing Development

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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Past Event Conferences & Workshops

    2022 Global Development Postdoctoral Fellows Conference

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    Landau Economics Building
  • Past Event Lectures & Discussions

    Speaker Series with Ted Miguel

    A conversation on donor conditionality and international development outcomes

    The Series features talks by distinguished scholars and policymakers with the goal of fostering discussions about successes and challenges in the field of poverty alleviation.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Past Event Student Event

    Non-Academic Careers Panel

    for Stanford PhD Students

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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Past Event Student Event

    DEVPEC

    Development and Political Economics Conference

    A Bay Area Graduate Student Conference
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Past Event Student Event

    Food for Thought with Desiree LaBeaud and Bethel Bayrau

    Learn how supporting recycling contributed to reduce vector borne disease in Kenya.

    This series of student-focused events features speakers from a variety of disciplines discussing topics related to global development.
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    Gunn SIEPR Building
  • Past Event Lectures & Discussions

    Speaker Series with Sir Partha Dasgupta

    A conversation on the challenge of protecting biodiversity and environmental quality while achieving economic development

    The Series features talks by distinguished scholars and policymakers with the goal of fostering discussions about successes and challenges in the field of poverty alleviation.
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    United States

  • Past Event Student Event

    Food for Thought with Visiting Professor Belinda Archibong

    This event is part of a series of student-focused events featuring speakers from a variety of disciplines discussing topics related to global development.
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  • Past Event Conferences & Workshops

    2022 Conference on Behavioral Economics and Development

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    United States

  • Past Event Lectures & Discussions

    Speaker Series with Param Iyer

    A conversation on delivering at scale: Transforming India’s sanitation policy and practice

    The Series features talks by distinguished scholars and policymakers with the goal of fostering discussions about successes and challenges in the field of poverty alleviation.
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    United States

  • Past Event Student Event

    Research Interrupted: Restarting Fieldwork

    Stanford PhD students discuss restarting fieldwork amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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    United States

  • Past Event Conferences & Workshops

    2021 Conference on Firms, Trade, and Development

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  • Past Event Student Event

    Food for Thought with Susan Athey

    This series of student-focused events features speakers from a variety of disciplines discussing topics related to global development.
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  • Past Event Lectures & Discussions

    Speaker Series with Penny Goldberg

    A conversation on supply chain disruptions from the COVID-19 pandemic

    The Series features talks by distinguished scholars and policymakers with the goal of fostering discussions about successes and challenges in the field of poverty alleviation.
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    Virtual Event