Christina Fink, professor of the practice of international affairs, discusses the election of Aung San Suu Kyi and the future of U.S.-Burma relations.
Web Video Initiative
The Elliott School's Web Video Initiative capitalizes on our robust events program that brings hundreds of scholars, policymakers, diplomats, journalists, and other world leaders to the GW campus each year. Our goal is to share our extraordinary on-campus resources with the broader community to advance understanding of important international issues. To have an event recorded, please submit a request here.
Donor and Civil Society Perspectives
Louis Felipe Lopez-Calva, World Bank - Introduction
Steven Radelet, Chief Economist, USAID - A Perspective from USAID
David Stifel, Lafayette and IFPRI-Addis - Infrastructure, Agricultural Productivity, and Poverty
Stephen Smith, GW - Multidimensional Poverty Traps? Evidence from Ethiopi
Virginia Robano, GW - Targeting & Assessment with Multidimensional Poverty
Tonmoy Islam, Kentucky - Program Evaluation with Multidimensional Measures
Veronica Silva, Latin America and the Caribbean region, World Bank - Peru
Renos Vakis, Senior Economist, World Bank - Chile
The Second Day of the Symposium on Ultra-Poverty is a wide-ranging examination of ideas, policies, and programs aimed at redressing ultra-poverty, featuring leading thinkers and practitioners in the field.