7th WADES Conference (CGD and UVA)

April 05, 2019

Women show their agricultural products. India. Photo: Simone D. McCourtie / World Bank. Photo ID: SDM-IN-106 World Bank

The Washington Area Development Economics Symposium (WADES) is an annual research conference which highlights academic work from researchers at leading economics institutions in development economics in the Washington DC area. Researchers from George Washington University, University of Maryland, Georgetown University and University of Virginia are all participants in the symposium. This year the conference is organized by George Washington University (Institute for International Economic Policy - The Elliott School of International Affairs).

Conference organizers: 

Remi Jedwab, GWU

Jessica Goldberg, Maryland

Molly Lipscomb, UVA

Andrew Zeitlin, Georgetown

6th WADES Conference (GWU)

April 20, 2018

World Bank Photo Collection. "Walking through fields Mali". Photo: Curt Carnemark / World Bank

The Washington Area Development Economics Symposium (WADES) is an annual research conference which highlights academic work from researchers at leading economics institutions in development economics in the Washington DC area. Researchers from George Washington University, University of Maryland, Georgetown University and University of Virginia are all participants in the symposium. This year the conference is organized by George Washington University (Institute for International Economic Policy - The Elliott School of International Affairs).

Conference organizers: 

Remi Jedwab, GWU

Jessica Goldberg, Maryland

Molly Lipscomb, UVA

Andrew Zeitlin, Georgetown

5th WADES Conference (GMU)

May 05, 2017

World Bank Photo Collection. "A farmer tills his farm near Kisumu, Kenya". Photo: Peter Kapuscinski / World Bank

The Washington Area Development Economics Symposium (WADES) is an annual research conference which highlights academic work from researchers at leading economics institutions in development economics in the Washington DC area. Researchers from George Washington University, University of Maryland, Georgetown University, University of Virginia and George Mason University are all participants in the symposium. This year the conference is organized by George Mason University (Mercatus Center).

Conference organizers: 

Noel Johnson, GMU

Remi Jedwab, GWU

Jessica Goldberg, Maryland

Molly Lipscomb, UVA

Andrew Zeitlin, Georgetown

4th WADES Conference (UVA-CGD)

April 08, 2016

World Bank Photo Collection. "Students in Primary Seven at Zanaki Primary School". Photo: Sarah Farhat / World Bank

​The Washington Area Development Economics Symposium (WADES) is an annual research conference which highlights academic work from researchers at leading economics institutions in development economics in the Washington DC area. Researchers from George Washington University, University of Maryland, Georgetown University, University of Virginia and George Mason University are all participants in the symposium. This year the conference is organized by University of Virginia and the Center for Global Development.

Conference organizers: 

Molly Lipscomb, UVA

Justin Sandefur, CGD

Remi Jedwab, GWU

Jessica Goldberg, Maryland

Andrew Zeitlin, Georgetown

3rd WADES Conference (Georgetown)

April 24, 2015

World Bank Photo Collection. "Wind turbine farm." Tunisia. Photo: Dana Smillie / World Bank.

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The Washington Area Development Economics Symposium (WADES) is an annual research conference which highlights academic work from researchers at leading economics institutions in development economics in the Washington DC area. Researchers from George Washington University, University of Maryland, Georgetown University, University of Virginia and George Mason University are all participants in the symposium. This year the conference is organized by Georgetown University.

Conference organizers: 

Billy Jack, Georgetown

Andrew Zeitlin, Georgetown
Jessica Goldberg, Maryland

Remi Jedwab, GWU

Molly Lipscomb, UVA

 

2nd WADES Conference (Maryland)

April 26, 2014

World Bank Photo Collection. Registered Nurse works with patients and staff members. March 8, 2016. Photo © Dominic Chavez/World Bank

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The Washington Area Development Economics Symposium (WADES) is an annual research conference which highlights academic work from researchers at leading economics institutions in development economics in the Washington DC area. Researchers from George Washington University, University of Maryland, Georgetown University, University of Virginia and George Mason University are all participants in the symposium. This year the conference is organized by The University of Maryland.

Conference organizers: 

Jessica Goldberg, Maryland

Remi Jedwab, GWU

Molly Lipscomb, UVA

Andrew Zeitlin, Georgetown

1st WADES Conference (GWU)

April 20, 2013

World Bank Photo Collection. "Gari, also known as cassava flour." Photo: © Arne Hoel/World Bank.​​

The Washington Area Development Economics Symposium (WADES) is an annual research conference which highlights academic work from researchers at leading economics institutions in development economics in the Washington DC area. Researchers from George Washington University, University of Maryland, Georgetown University, University of Virginia and George Mason University are all participants in the symposium. This year the conference is organized by George Washington University.

Conference organizers: 

Remi Jedwab, GWU

James Foster, GWU

Jessica Goldberg, Maryland
​Andrew Zeitlin, Georgetown

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