Midwest International Economic Development Conference

MWIEDC 2021 is hosted by the Global Poverty Research Lab at Northwestern University.
This event is being held virtually. More information will be provided as we get closer to the event.

Scientific Committee Members

  • Lori Beaman, Associate Professor of Economics
  • Dean Karlan, co-director of the Global Poverty Research Lab and Frederic Esser Nemmers Distinguished Professor of Economics and Finance
  • Jacopo Ponticelli, Associate Professor of Finance
  • Chris Udry, co-director of the Global Poverty Research Lab and Robert E. and Emily King Professor of Economics

Keynote Speaker: Eliana La Ferrara

Fondazione Romeo ed Enrica Invernizzi Chair in Development Economics at Università Bocconi.

April 30 - May 1, 2021

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