Chart Dec 17, 2019

Findings from the US Military’s Radio-In-A-Box (RIAB) Program in the Garmser District of Afghanistan

On September 1, 2010, US forces established the Radio In A Box (RIAB) program at...
Research Brief Dec 16, 2019

Information Operations Increase Civilian Security Cooperation

For modern militaries, the quality of local intelligence can mean the difference between success or...
Research Brief Dec 16, 2019

Synergizing Ventures

In the early days of Microsoft, Bill Gates and Paul Allen did not need investors’...
Topics:  Employment & Wages, Industrial Organization, Technology & Innovation
video Dec 13, 2019

Can Economics Save the World?

Audio · Unedited Transcript · Banerjee Presentation The United States is facing a range of challenging policy...
Chart Dec 11, 2019

Progression of Income and Hours Worked Across Time by Treatment Status in Ethiopia

Research Brief Dec 11, 2019

Impacts of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Jobs on Youth · The Long-Term Impacts of Grants on Poverty

Except that it is not always that easy. You can teach a man to fish,...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty
Research Brief Dec 10, 2019

Does One Medicare Fit All? The Economics of Uniform Health Insurance Benefits

That anecdote points to one of the challenges facing policymakers as they grapple with proposals...
Topics:  Health care
video Nov 20, 2019

Friedman Forum: Gender and Human Capital Investments in Developing Countries

On November 1, BFI hosted Alessandra Voena, Professor in Economics and the College, the Kenneth...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty