Paul Novosad is an associate professor of economics at Dartmouth College. His research examines why poor countries have remained poor for so long, and what policy interventions can help improve people’s lives in developing countries. His team builds new open source economic data from information age sources like satellites, and private and government sector data exhaust.
Paul received his PhD in Political Economy and Government at Harvard University in 2013.
Established in 1998 in Bonn, Germany, IZA is an independent, non-profit research institution supported by the Deutsche Post Foundation with a focus on the analysis of global labour markets. It operates an international network of about 1,500 economists and researchers spanning across more than 50 countries.
Based on academic excellence and an ambitious publication strategy, IZA serves as a place of communication between academic science and political practice.
The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) leads the UK's work to end extreme poverty. We're ending the need for aid by creating jobs, unlocking the potential of girls and women, and helping to save lives when humanitarian emergencies hit.
FCDO is a ministerial department, supported by 12 agencies and public bodies.