Reporting on the most recent findings and outcomes from PEP-supported research and activities around the world.
November 10, 2017 | Buenos Aires, Argentina
The Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association honoured PEP board member, Professor Nora Lustig, with the title of President Emerita
November 23-24, 2017 | Kenya
Two workshops will be held in Kenya later this month to discuss the findings and policy recommendations of the PRESM project. A knowledge-sharing workshop will be held November 23 in Thika and a scientific workshop will be held November 24 in Nairobi.
PEP is offering three online distance-learning courses in Applied Development Economics, in collaboration with Université Laval in Canada, from January to March, 2018.
PEP has published a series of articles comparing key findings from PAGE (2012-2016) projects focused on similar themes but from different countries and regions.
October 23, 2017 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Prof Jane Mariara, Executive Director of PEP, made a keynote speech at the ‘Putting Children First’ conference in Ethiopia. The conference theme was identifying solutions for fighting child poverty and inequality in Africa.
October 19-20, 2017 | Washington D.C., USA
PEP Executive Director, Prof Jane Mariara, and PEP Research Director, Luca Tiberti, presented papers at the 3rd IZA/DFID GLM-LIC Research Conference on New Research on Labor Markets in Low-Income Countries.
October 2017 | La Plata, Argentina
PEP Research Director, Maria Laura Alzua, was appointed Deputy Director of CEDLAS
PEP Board Member, Nora Lustig, will receive the title of President Emeritus of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association during their annual meeting to be held in Argentina, November 9-11, 2017.
October 6, 2017 | Richmond, USA
PEP researcher, Dr Abdoulaye Seck, presented his findings at the 8th Annual Conference on Business and Entrepreneurship in Africa.