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Jun 8, 2017

SCID faculty affiliate Mike Tomz to receive Stanford's highest teaching honor during the 126th commencement ceremony.

May 22, 2017

SCID hosts the 33rd Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD) Conference on Development Economics. 

The SIEPR building.
May 24, 2017

The Social Science History Seminar Series brings Professor Joachim Voth of the University of Zurich for, "Nextdoor Nazis and the Network of Evil."

Oct 9, 2017

The Huang Lian Memorial Lecture will be given by Susan L. Shirk, Chair, 21st Century China Center at the School of Global Policy and Strategy at the University of California, San Diego.

A woman casts her vote in the 2012 Sierra Leone elections by pointing to her chosen candidate while two men sit at a table displaying the elections ballot.
Apr 24, 2017

This information vacuum is a reason why low-income countries with democratic elections struggle.

Nick Bloom gestures from his desk
Mar 30, 2017

Nick Bloom provides insights into intractable mysteries in international economics as they relate to management practices and their impact on business innovation and worker productivity.