CDEP Student Research Grant Program

CDEP Student Research Grant Program

Friday, June 5, 2015

CDEP conducted the first round of its new Student Research Grant Program in May 2015.  The program is available to graduate students at Columbia University conducting pre-dissertation and dissertation research.  The awards were announced June 5, 2015.  Six students were awarded grants for the following projects:

Anthony D'Agostino: "Climate Change and Credit in Rural India"

Maria Micaela Sviatschi: "Schooling and Labor Responses to Heterogeneous Commodity Price Shocks: Evidence from Peru"

Jorge Mangonnet: "A Legal Empowerment RCT in the Chaco Region, Argentina"

Ashna Arora: "Khap Panchayats in Haryana"

Nicolas De Roux: "Cultivation Practices and Access to Credit"

Lindsay Dolan: "Acting Like a State?  Foreign Aid and Political Opinions"