Thursday, April 08, 2010

IPE Summer Research Grants Awarded

Peter Bittner and Jeni Oppenheimer have been awarded $4000 summer research fellowships by the IPE Program. These awards are funded by royalties from the IPE textbook project and by gifts from generous donors. Here are the titles of their research projects.
  • Peter Bittner –– Spain’s Economic Crisis: How Social Effects Lead to Political Opinions on Economic Policies
  • Jeni Oppenheimer –– A Bigger Bang (for the NGO Buck): Evaluating Alternative Orphanage Models in Tanzania
Congratulations to Peter and Jeni -- we are looking forward to your research presentations in the fall.

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