- Role of Technological Innovations in Promoting Shared Prosperity
- Health, Development and Politics: Effective Strategies and Advancing Equity
- Reducing Health and Income Disparities: How and Why Do Institutions Matter?
On Thursday, October 29th, EASST Visiting Fellows and CEGA staff traveled to Stanford University for the Shared Prosperity and Health: Advancing Global Development Through Innovation and Institutions Conference, organized by the Stanford Global Development and Poverty (GDP), an initiative of the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies (SEED) in partnership with the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI) with additional support from the Stanford Center on International Development. The conference explored the roles that technological innovation, politics, and institutions can play in promoting economic prosperity and good health for all in low-income countries. The conference featured a keynote address by World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, a talk by former USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah, and three expert-led panels focused on: