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Jan 19 2016 | Posted In: Featured Scholars
Pollution is often accepted as an unavoidable cost of China's industrial and economic boom. But Hongbin Li is proving that trade-off is shaving years from people’s lives.
Jan 19 2016 | Posted In: Announcements
This fellowship honors Professor Ronald I. McKinnon’s memory by funding outstanding undergraduate and graduate research in the areas of international economics, international finance and economic development.
Jan 14 2016 | Posted In: News
The International Growth Centre showcased three innovative studies presented at the "Firms, Trade, and Development" conference at Stanford.
Jan 6 2016 | Posted In: News
SCID Faculty Affiliate Nicholas Bloom was featured by The New York Times for his research on the growing gap between the rich and poor. 
Jan 5 2016 | Posted In: Field Notes
SCID India Program Director Anjini Kochar discusses paradoxes from the field.
Dec 7 2015 | Posted In: Research Spotlights
What policies are most effective in reducing HIV/AIDS transmission and teen pregnancy in Kenya?
Dec 2 2015 | Posted In: News
Esther Duflo emphasizes policy implementation at SCID's "Firms, Trade and Development" conference.
Nov 25 2015 | Posted In: Research Spotlights
In light of burgeoning international trade, SCID Faculty Affiliates Nick Bloom and Kalina Manova provide the first evidence on the importance of management practices for firm’s export performance. 
Nov 24 2015 | Posted In: Announcements
SCID is pleased to host the Pacific Conference for Development Economics (PacDev) on March 5, 2016.  Paper submissions are now being accepted through Wednesday, December 2, 2016.  
Nov 16 2015 | Posted In: Featured Scholars
Chandrasekhar’s findings will potentially help policymakers design development programs that take best possible advantage of village networks and sidestep obstacles to information sharing.