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Nov 20 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
By Veronica Marian With civil conflicts, climate change, and the number of displaced people all on the rise, the fight against poverty is likely to become more difficult in the coming years. But that bleak message — delivered by Nigeria’s former finance minister during the launch of the Stanford... Read More
Nov 2 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
The Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development will organize a China Trade Workshop at Stanford University on April 12-13, 2018. The objective of the workshop is to connect and establish a network of prominent scholars who study the causes and implications of China’s emergence as a major... Read More
Oct 13 2017 | Posted In: In the News
Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development faculty affiliate Michael Tomz is among the eight Stanford faculty members to have been appointed or reappointed Bass University Fellows.
Oct 9 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
The Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development has extended its fall quarter deadline for the Graduate Student Fellowship through October 30, 2017.
Oct 6 2017 | Read the Stanford Daily article | Posted In: In the News
Stanford's student-run newspaper, the Stanford Daily, recently wrote about the launch of the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development. The article noted that the center combines research on poverty and development, educational opportunities for students and various fellowships, and that it... Read More
Oct 5 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
The International Engagement Fair is being held this year on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017, from 3pm to 6pm on the Crothers lawn.
Oct 2 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
The Center on Global Poverty and Development has a threefold mission: to support path-breaking research on global poverty and development; to inspire students through hands-on research opportunities; and to inform policies and practices through strategic partnerships.
Aug 23 2017 | Posted In: In the News
SCID India Program Director Anjini Kochar discusses paradoxes from the field.
Aug 15 2017 | Posted In: In the News, SCID News
Saumitra Jha recently published an article about the economic and political consequences of the Indian subcontinent partition.
Aug 1 2017 | Posted In: In the News
In the paddy fields of rural India, a Stanford researcher explores why so many farmers are trapped in debt and highlights a clear need for crop insurance.

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