Seema Jayachandran, the Noosheen Hashemi Visiting Professor at the King Center, discusses how she utilizes randomized controlled trials (RCTs) to identify the root causes of poverty and strategies to alleviate it.
The Stanford King Center on Global Development is pleased to announce that eight Stanford PhD students have been selected as Graduate Student Funding recipients for their work in international development.
On November 14, 2019, the Stanford King Center on Global Development welcomed Gita Gopinath to speak as part of the center’s Speaker Series. Gopinath is the John Zwaanstra Professor of International Studies and of Economics at Harvard University. She is currently on public service leave from the... Read More
During summer 2019, Stanford economics PhD student Levi Boxell traveled to Ghana with support from the Stanford King Center on Global Development. His research on “Politicians, Information, and Gender Discrimination in Ghana,” aims to understand the extent to which politicians have accurate... Read More