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Past

October 29, 2008
The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), established by Congress in 2004 to administer a major new U.S. development assistance effort, has...
October 21, 2008
We exploit quasi-random variation in hydro-power generation and transmission in Brazil in order to isolate of the causal effects of electricity...
October 16, 2008
In their new book Economic Gangsters, Raymond Fisman and co-author Edward Miguel take readers into the secretive, chaotic, and brutal worlds...
October 14, 2008
Special Event with TED War photographer and TED Award winner James Nachtwey’s photo essay on XDR-TB   with discussion by  Rachel Nugent...
October 14, 2008
We use a panel of country-level crop yields in Africa to estimate the relationship between yields and temperature as well as precipitation. Maize,...
October 6, 2008
Join us on Monday, October 6th for a screening of highlights from the documentary film series, A Dollar a Day. This series offers a glimpse into the...
October 6, 2008
Commodity prices may have sagged somewhat but the latest spike in food prices will not be the last. Moreover, tight markets, climate change, and the...