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PDEL Innovation Workshop: "Money, Schooling and the Poor"
April 11, 2018 | Register
In this workshop, Claire Adida, Jennifer Burney and Ganz Chockalingam will present a project from Benin, West Africa, where mobile money adoption rates remain low and a large rural population faces financial marginalization. They will discuss the design and preliminary implementation of a digital school-fee payment system in Benin.
"Social Media and Impeachment of the President: Evidence from South Korea"
April 12, 2018 | Register
Yong Suk Lee of Stanford University presents a survey he conducted before and after the impeachment of Park Geun-Hye, and ultimately aims to shed some light on how social media and news disseminated through social media might affect society.
Herb York Memorial Lecture: "Securing the Pacific with Admiral Scott Swift"
April 20, 2018 | Register
Admiral Swift will discuss maritime security challenges and opportunities in the Indo-Pacific, erosion of the rules-based international system, engagement in the South China Sea, and growing great power competition in the region.
"Emulation: A Korean Model of Economic Development"
May 24, 2018 | Register
In this presentation, Myung-koo Kang at Baruch College will address how South Korea has achieved rapid economic success by looking into the rise of U.S. trained technocrats and scholars in Korea’s economic policymaking.