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Elliott School of International Affairs
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Washington, DC 20052
Econ 8352-Development Economics
Major analytic concepts, measures, theoretical models, and empirical methods of development economics.
Econ 2151-Economic Development
Theories and empirical studies of the economic problems of developing countries.
IAFF 2040-Introduction to Game Theory and Strategic Thinking
A basic introduction developed with a Washington audience in mind. Co-taught with Kaushik Basu, Chief Economist at the World Bank.
I also contribute one lecture to the course World on a Plate, let by Chef Jose Andrés, and organize (with Aaditya Dar) a weekly Development Tea, which discusses recent work by faculty, friends and grad students.
Inequality and poverty,
Economic theory and policy