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Oct 29 2018 | Posted In: Impact Stories, Student Profiles
Christopher LeBoa and Sofia Ali, two Stanford seniors, spent the summer in Senegal researching the disease schistosomiasis. They recently shared their field research experience with the Center.
Oct 22 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
The Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development is happy to announce the winners of the summer global development photo contest.
Oct 17 2018 | Posted In: In the News
Nephrologist and Center faculty affiliate Shuchi Anand is quoted in Nature magazine on the topic of rising rates of diabetes and kidney disease in low- and middle-income countries, and the importance of identifying at-risk populations early.
Oct 9 2018 | Posted In: Impact Stories
Artificial intelligence, education, financial technology, and U.S.-China relations were among the topics that nearly 500 scholars, business leaders, and Stanford alumni delved into during the Stanford China Economic Forum.
Oct 8 2018 | Posted In: In the News
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim spoke to Professor Paul Wise in a conversation moderated by Senior Associate Dean Michele Barry.  
Oct 8 2018 | Posted In: In the News
A new student group, the Stanford Global Development Association (SGDA), aims to connect students to global development programming in an effort to increase awareness and understanding of international issues.
Oct 2 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
As the new academic year begins, Center director Grant Miller gives an update on the Center's exciting growth as a hub for development research at Stanford and looks forward to a new busy and productive year.
Sep 26 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
Saumitra Jha and Pete Klenow have been awarded faculty fellowships at the Center on Global Poverty and Development.
Sep 26 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
Solomon Hsiang and Fabrizio Zilibotti have been named the Noosheen Hashemi Visiting Scholars at the Center on Global Poverty and Development. The newly established program brings prominent scholars from universities around the globe to Stanford, where they can engage with the Stanford community.
Sep 25 2018 | Posted In: In the News
Center faculty affiliate Katherine Casey and collaborators set out to study two different approaches to development in areas where the state is weak and traditional authorities control public goods.