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Video - Parfait Eloundou on the 'Future of Development' Symposium

May 1, 2018
This symposium is the first in a new series of events, led by the Polson Institute, that will explore topics that define the 'Future of Development'. By bringing critical voices into dialogue with practitioners and policy-makers, the series is creating opportunities to think through the social and political challenges that influence the effectiveness and fairness of global development. Read more
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Blog - The Social Side of Cold, Hard, Data

May 1, 2018
By Jaron Porciello
Nearly a decade ago I worked with group of graduate students in west Africa who were collecting daily soil samples. The small research field, overcrowded with curled and drooping maize, was far enough from their research lab and classrooms that the students drove to from the lab to the field in a shared institutional car.... Read more


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