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These publications and organizations regularly work with CID Faculty and Affiliates and may also be of interest.
Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD) Working Papers and Policy Papers– BREAD members are elected in recognition of their contributions to the field of development economics. Several CID Faculty members are either members or affiliates of the organization and publish Working Papers through the site with some frequency.
Economía: the journal of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA)– Modeled after the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity and published by the Brookings Press, Economía is a policy journal that aims to present new theories or techniques which can be applied to policy questions, and not simply presented for their own sake. Several CID Faculty and Affiliates regularly publish in Economia - the journal of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA).
NBER– The National Bureau of Economic Research is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works. The NBER is committed to undertaking and disseminating unbiased economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community. Many CID Faculty regularly publish through the National Bureau of Economic Research. Check out their site for weekly Working Papers including many by CID Faculty and Affiliates. Search for Working Papers on their site.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences: Sustainability Science Section– PNAS is one of the world's most-cited multidisciplinary scientific serials. Its new Sustainability Science section is an interdisciplinary venue for publishing research on sustainability science, an area encompassing fundamental research on interactions between human and environmental systems, as well as sustainability challenges relating to agriculture, biodiversity, cities, energy, health, and water. Search for publications on their site.
Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL)– The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) is a network of professors around the world who are united by their use of Randomized Evaluations (REs) to answer questions critical to poverty. Several CID Faculty and Affiliates work through JPAL on their research in the field. Search through their current evaluations on their site.
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA)– Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) is a nonprofit organization that creates and evaluates solutions to social and development problems, and works to scale up successful ideas through implementation and dissemination to policymakers, practitioners, investors, and donors. Several CID Faculty Members and Affiliates are involved in IPA research. Search their site for current research projects.
Center for Global Development (CGD)– The Center for Global Development is an independent, non-partisan, non-profit think tank dedicated to reducing global poverty and inequality through policy oriented research and active engagement on development issues with the policy community and the public. A principal focus of the Center's work in the policies of the United States and other industrial countries that affect development prospects in poor countries. CID Faculty and Affiliates have been involved in CGD research and policy publications. Search their site for further information.
North East Universities Development Consortium (NEUDC)– NEUDC has organized annual conferences on development economics since 1967. The conference boasts roughly 250 participants per year from all over the world and CID Faculty and Affiliates have been actively engaged in the conference and its presentations.
World Bank– Founded in 1944, the World Bank Group is one of the world's largest sources of development assistance. The Bank, which provided US$19.5 billion in loans to its client countries in fiscal year 2002, is now working in more than 100 developing economies, bringing a mix of finance and ideas to improve living standards and eliminate the worst forms of poverty. Many CID Faculty and Affiliates have engaged in World Bank Research. Search their site for current research.
Media Lab @MIT– The MIT Media Lab applies an unorthodox research approach to envision the impact of emerging technologies on everyday life—technologies that promise to fundamentally transform our most basic notions of human capabilities. Several CID Faculty and Affiliates work at the Media Lab. Search their site for current research and publications.
World Economic Forum– The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. Several CID Faculty and Affiliates have attended the Global Summit in Davos and continue to work on publications and research for the Forum. Search their site for the most up-to-date research and publications.