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Aug 8 2017 | Posted In: Research Spotlights
In light of burgeoning international trade, Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development Faculty Affiliate Nick Bloom provides the first evidence on the importance of management practices for firm’s export performance. 
Aug 5 2017 | Posted In: Research Spotlights
Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development faculty affiliate Marshall Burke and fellow researchers have developed a new capability for estimating crop yields from space. Measuring yields could improve productivity and eventually reduce hunger.
Aug 1 2017 | Posted In: SCID News
Judith Goldstein finds that, contrary to what has long been believed, the idea that multilateral deals are negotiated to the benefit of all member countries is false.
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.
Jul 24 2017 | Posted In: Research Spotlights, SCID News
An international survey analyzing cognitive and workplace skills shows that work skills are particularly important for adaptation to economic change.
Jul 2 2017 | Posted In: In the News, SCID News
Economist and SCID faculty affiliate John B. Taylor was recently named to the G20 Eminent Persons Group on Global Financial Governance.
Jun 8 2017 | Posted In: In the News, SCID News
SCID faculty affiliate Mike Tomz to receive Stanford's highest teaching honor during the 126th commencement ceremony.
May 22 2017 | Posted In: Announcements, SCID News
SCID hosts the 33rd Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD) Conference on Development Economics. 
May 17 2017 | Posted In: Announcements, SCID News
SCID is pleased to announce that four Stanford PhD students have been selected to receive Graduate Student Fellowships in international development.
May 17 2017 | Posted In: Meet the Researchers, SCID News
Stephen Haber looks at finance, innovation, and climate and geography to explain why only some countries become rich and democratic.

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