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. The talks will be variously hosted by Politics, Economics, and Batten – so times and locations (including a mix of virtual and in-person) will vary.  For more information please reach out to Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner.

Current Series

Kanika Mahajan | Assistant Professor, Ashoka University

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 12:15 PM |

Daniela Scur | Assistant Professor, Cornell University

Friday, September 24, 2021 12:15 PM |

Renuka Sane | Associate Professor, NIPFP

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 12:15 PM |

Melissa Lee | Assistant Professor, Princeton University

Friday, October 8, 2021 12:15 PM |

Claudio Ferraz | Professor, University of British Columbia

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 12:15 PM |

Shoumitro Chatterjee | Assistant Professor, Penn State

Tuesday, November 2, 2021 12:15 PM |

David Lagakos | Associate Professor, Boston University

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 3:30 PM |

Jishnu Das | Professor, Georgetown University,

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 12:30 PM |

Pavitra Suryanarayan | Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University

Friday, December 3, 2021 12:15 PM |

Current and Past Series

2020-2021

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

Avidit Acharya

Associate Professor, Stanford University

Francis Annan

Assistant Professor, Georgia State University

2018-2019

Irfan Nooruddin

Georgetown University

2017-2018

2021-2022

Melissa Lee

Assistant Professor, Princeton University

Claudio Ferraz

Professor, University of British Columbia

Shoumitro Chatterjee

Assistant Professor, Penn State

David Lagakos

Associate Professor, Boston University

Jishnu Das

Professor, Georgetown University,

Pavitra Suryanarayan

Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University

Kanika Mahajan

Assistant Professor, Ashoka University

Daniela Scur

Assistant Professor, Cornell University

Renuka Sane

Associate Professor, NIPFP