What Can We Learn from the History of Development?

Event Details

  • Date and Time: Thursday, April 22, 2021 4:00PM EST
  • Hosts: Yale Economic Growth Center and the IDE MA Program
  • Location: Zoom Registration Required

Event Description

Current and recently admitted IDE students and Alumni are welcome to join a virtual seminar with David EngermanRegistration is required in advance.

A joint initiative of the International and Development Economics (IDE) Masters Program and the Economic Growth Center (EGC) at Yale University, the IDE Research to Policy Seminar Series provides a forum for EGC faculty, IDE alumni and other invited speakers to share with IDE students expertise, insights and experiences related to the channels through which research is able to inform policy-making in countries around the world.

Speakers

Photo of David EngermanDavid Engerman is the Leitner International Interdisciplinary Professor of History at Yale University. His book The Price of Aid: The Economic Cold War in India discusses how superpowers turned to foreign aid as a tool of the Cold War.