Frontiers in Global Development

The Frontiers in Global Development seminar, co-hosted by the Department of Politics, Department of Economics, and the Batten School, with the generous support of the Bankard Fund. All talks will be hosted virtually this year. Please note that the Politics-hosted talks will be on Wednesdays, whereas the talks hosted by Economics and Batten will be on Tuesdays. For more information please reach out to Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner

Current Series

Prashant Bhardwaj | Professor, University of California San Diego

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 12:15 PM | Virtual

Ken Opalo | Assistant Professor, Georgetown University

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 12:15 PM | Virtual

Siwan Anderson | Professor, University of British Columbia

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 12:15 PM | Virtual

Rachel Brule | Assistant Professor, Boston University

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 12:15 PM | Virtual

Francis Annan | Assistant Professor, Georgia State University

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 12:15 PM |

Ray Fisman | Slater Family Professor in Behavioral Economics, Boston University

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 12:15 PM | Virtual

Avidit Acharya | Associate Professor, Stanford University

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:15 PM | Virtual

Seema Jayachandran | Professor of Economics, Northwestern University

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 12:15 PM | Virtual

Teresa Molina | Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 12:15 PM | Virtual

Aprajit Mahajan | Associate Professor, University of California, Berkeley

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 12:15 PM | Virtual

Shaoda Wang | Assistant Professor, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 12:15 PM | Virtual

Current and Past Series

2020-2021

Avidit Acharya

Associate Professor, Stanford University

Francis Annan

Assistant Professor, Georgia State University

Prashant Bhardwaj

Professor, University of California San Diego

Ray Fisman

Slater Family Professor in Behavioral Economics, Boston University

Seema Jayachandran

Professor of Economics, Northwestern University

Teresa Molina

Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii

Aprajit Mahajan

Associate Professor, University of California, Berkeley

Shaoda Wang

Assistant Professor, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago

Siwan Anderson

Professor, University of British Columbia

Rachel Brule

Assistant Professor, Boston University

2018-2019

Irfan Nooruddin

Georgetown University

2017-2018