Scientific Sense Podcast

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Prof. Paul Novosad of Dartmouth College on Developing Country Policies.

 COVID mortality in India: National survey data and health facility deaths, Intergenerational Mobility in India: New Methods and Estimates Across Time, Space, and Communities, The Long-run Development Impacts of Agricultural Productivity Gains: Evidence from Irrigation Canals in India, and Rural Roads and Local Economic Development, and Development Research at High Geographic Resolution: An Analysis of Night Lights, Firms, and Poverty in India using the SHRUG Open Data Platform

Scientific Sense ® by Gill Eapen: Prof. Paul Novosad is associate professor of economics at Dartmouth College. He examines why poor countries have remained poor for so long, and what policy interventions can help improve people's lives in developing countries.

Monday, April 18, 2022

rof. Dean Karlan of Northwestern University on Poverty, Mental Health, Borrowing and Interventions.