Lee Professor of World Affairs
International Professor of Applied Economics and Management
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Conferences I have been involved with as organizer:
Second Northeastern Conference on Energy Policy and Environmental Economics, Ithaca, NY, May 10-11, 2013.
Columbia/Cornell: Labor and Development; An Assessment of the World Bank's World Development Report, 2013, New York City, October 25-26, 2012.
First Northeastern Conference On Energy Policy and Environmental Economics, Ithaca, NY, May 4-5, 2012
The New Geography of Global Poverty, York, UK, 19-22 September, 2011
IDRC-Cornell Workshop on Labor Standards Enforcement, Ithaca, NY, 10-11 September, 2011
Poverty and Behavioral Economics; UNU-WIDER, Helsinki, September 1-2, 2011
The Role of Carbon Offsets in Climate Policy; Cornell University, May 13-15, 2011
The Role of Membership Based Organisations of the Poor in Promoting Inclusive Growth; Planning Commission, New Delhi, March 15, 2011.
Enforcement, Evasion and Informality; Ann Arbor, June 4-6, 2010.
Cornell University/London School of Economics: Inequality--New Directions; Ithaca, NY, September 11-13, 2009.
International Institute of Public Finance, Cornell University and University of Pretoria: 65th IIPF Congress, Cape Town, August 13-16, 2009.
University/University of Edinburgh: Relativity, Inequality and Public
Policy; Edinburgh, Scotland, June 5-7, 2009.
Latin American Development in An Urban World, Buenos Aires, May 22-24, 2009
Cornell University/Institute for Human Development: Development Freedom and Welfare--A Conference in Honor of Amartya Sen, New Delhi, December 19-20, 2008.
Asian Development in an Urbanizing World, Kolkata December 15-17, 2008.
European University/Cornell University/University of Michigan: Rethinking
Ethnicity and Ethnic Strife: Multidisciplinary Perspectives; Budapest,
September 25-27, 2008.
Development in an Urban World, Cape Town, June 26-28, 2008.
Conference on Medieval Poverty, Ithaca, March 28-30, 2008.
of Ghana Network/Cornell University: Young Ghanaian Economists Outreach
Workshop; Cape Coast, January 10-11, 2008.
the Tipping Point: Development in an Urbanizing World; LSE, October 18-20,
Conference on International Development; Ithaca, September 15-16, 2007.
Hopkins/UCLA; Infectious Diseases in Poor Countries and the Social Sciences;
Ithaca, New York, September 8-9, 2007.
of England/Cornell Workshop on New Developments in Monetary Policy in
Emerging Economies; London, July 17-18, 2007.
Academy of Social Sciences; Q-Squared in Policy: A Conference on the Use
of Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Decision Making; Hanoi, July
New Directions in Development Assistance; Oxford, June 11-12, 2007.
Andhra Pradesh Experience with Membership Based Organizations of the Poor;
Hyderabad, June 5-7, 2007.
Bottom-Up Interventions and EConomic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa, Nairobi,
May 29-June 1, 2007.
Labor Markets in Developing and Transition Economies, Ann Arbor, May 25-27,
Conference on Economic Development and Northern Ghana, Tamale and Bolgatanga,
Ghana, September 10-14, 2006.
Conference in Honor of Professor Sir James Mirrlees, Cambridge, July 28-29,
Conference on Freedom in Development, London, May 25-26, 2006.
Provision of Public Goods, Cornell University, May 6-7, 2006.
Bank Conference on Shared Growth in Africa, in Accra, Ghana, July 21-22,
Conference on Development in Karnataka: A Multidisciplinary Perspective,
Bangalore, India, June 10-12, 2005.
Conference on Threshold Effects and Non-Linearities in Growth and Development,
Washington, D.C., May 11-12, 2005.
Conference on Membership Based Organizations of the Poor: Theory, Experience
and Policy, Ahmedabad, India, January 17-21, 2005.
Conference on African Development and Poverty Reduction: The Macro-Micro
Linkage, Cape Town, October 13-15, 2004.
Conference on Growing Inequality in China: Causes, Consequences and Responses,
Cornell University, September 25-26, 2004.
Conference on Ghana's Economy at the Half Century, Accra, July 18-20,
Conference on Behavioral Economics, Public Economics and Development Economics,
May 28-29, 2004.
Q-Squared in Practice: A Conference on Experiences of Combining Qualitative
and Quantiative Methods in Poverty Appraisal, University of Toronto, May
in Honor of Joseph Stiglitz, Columbia University, October 24-25, 2003.
in Honor of Erik Thorbecke, Cornell University, October 10-11, 2003.