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May 1 2018 | Posted In: Announcements, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
The Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development is pleased to announce that six Stanford PhD students have been selected as Graduate Student Funding recipients for their work in international development.
May 1 2018 | Posted In: Impact Stories, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
A team led by Center faculty affiliate Jenna Davis created a container-based toilet that is being adopted in various countries where the urban poor lack access to safe sanitation.
Apr 23 2018 | Posted In: Impact Stories, Student Profiles, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
Stanford graduate student Sebastián Otero examines the effects of widespread privatization of higher education in Latin America.
Apr 13 2018 | Posted In: Announcements, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
You can now watch the full discussion between former U.S. ambassador to Mexico Carlos Pascual and former Mexican ambassador to the U.S. Arturo Sarukhan on April 9 at the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development about the future of NAFTA and U.S.-Mexico relations.
Apr 11 2018 | Posted In: Impact Stories, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
The large-scale China Employer-Employee Survey (CEES) gathers high quality, in-depth data on firms and workers that has previously been lacking in the systematic study of issues impacting both employers and employees in China.
Apr 10 2018 | Posted In: In the News, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
Even with America’s threat to withdraw from NAFTA, changes to the trade pact are unlikely to come anytime soon, say two former diplomats with deep ties to Mexico.
Mar 29 2018 | Posted In: In the News, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
Economist Nicholas Bloom and his team revisit a management consulting intervention in India from nearly a decade ago to discover that it has had lasting effects. They discuss their findings on voxdev.org.
Mar 27 2018 | Posted In: In the News, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
A new study by Center affiliate and Graduate School of Business Associate Professor of Political Economy Saumitra Jha found that giving Israelis a short, though intensive, opportunity to trade stocks made them markedly more eager to negotiate a peace with Palestinians.
Mar 21 2018 | Posted In: Announcements, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
The Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development is pleased to announce that five Stanford faculty members have been selected to receive funding for new research on topics relevant to global development and poverty:   Stephen Anderson, Assistant Professor of Marketing, Graduate School of... Read More
Mar 20 2018 | Posted In: In the News, Center on Global Poverty and Development News
A study by Center faculty affiliates Marshall Burke and David Lobell concluded that high-resolution satellite imagery could be used to make predictions of smallholder productivity about as accurately as traditional survey-based methods.

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