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Jul 9 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
The International Growth Centre (IGC) and the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development will be hosting a one-day conference at Stanford on December 6th on the theme of “Firms, Trade and Development.”
Jul 2 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
You can now watch the video from the fifth Annual Bank Conference on Africa: Examining the Challenges and Opportunities of Firms’ Productivity in Africa.
Jun 27 2018 | Posted In: In the News
A new Stanford study co-authored by Center faculty affiliate Marshall Burke shows that improving air quality in sub-Saharan Africa could provide benefits to infant health larger than nearly all currently used health interventions, such as vaccinations or food and water supplements.  
Jun 14 2018 | Posted In: In the News
Assistant Professor Jennifer Pan found that citizen complaints of corruption in one Chinese city were routinely concealed from senior authorities who could have taken action. 
Jun 11 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
Where are you summer plans taking you? If you are a Stanford student traveling abroad this summer, we invite you to submit photos from your travels for our global development photo competition!
Jun 4 2018 | Posted In: In the News
Stanford epidemiologist and Center faculty affiliate Stephen Luby is quoted in the New York Times about the dangers of the Nipah virus, a rare, brain-damaging virus that has broken out in the state of Kerala, India.
May 25 2018 | Posted In: In the News
Epidemiologist Stephen Luby, a faculty affiliate of the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development, explains risk factors of the recent outbreak of Nipah virus in South India.
May 23 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
The Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development invites proposals from Stanford junior faculty members for small projects or for seed funding of projects that could lead to other funding sources based on the initial results.
May 21 2018 | Posted In: In the News
Political scientist and Center faculty affiliate Francis Fukuyama recently co-authored an article published in Foreign Affairs which examines the possible impact that China's planned Belt and Road Initiative could have on global infrastructure. The B&R is a development strategy which focuses on... Read More
May 21 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
You can now watch the full video of Claudia Goldin's talk on May 1, 2018 at the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development, in which she discusses the long road to a career and family.

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