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The Global Development and Environment Institute presents its research in a wide variety of forms. Here you can find an expert to interview, read previous press coverage, and see short videos.

Advancing Economic Theory Program | Globalization Program

GMO Debate Image Mega-regional Trade Agreements: Health & Food
On April 29, 2016,Timothy A. Wise participated in day-long conference at the New School in New York on "Rules, Rights and Resistance: The Battle over the TPP and TTIP Mega-regional Trade Agreements." Wise spoke about the relationship between trade agreements and food and agriculture.

GMO Debate ImageGMOs: Global Risk or Global Solution
Timothy A. Wise was in Los Angeles April 19, 2016, to participate in the Oppenheim Lecture Series: "GMOs: Global Risk or Global Solution?".
 The talk was covered by IoES News and City Watch on April 21, 2016.

Jomo Kwame SundaramAn Interview with Jeffrey Ashe
In this frank interview, microfinance pioneer-turned-savings group advocate Jeffrey Ashe discusses the history of the savings group model, how it improves upon microfinance and why it doesn't get as much attention. April 7, 2016

Jeronim CapaldoMaking Sense of the TPP
On April 1, 2016, Jeronim Capaldo spoke on a panel of international experts at "Making Sense of the Trans-Pacific Partnership." The event, hosted at the University of Ottawa, featured a keynote speech by Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Dr. Joseph Stiglitz. Stiglitz supported GDAE's research, stating "Tufts University says [the benefits of TPP] are negative and I think they are probably right." Capaldo followed with a talk on “Unemployment, Inequality and other Risks in the TPP,” which detailed the findings of the GDAE working paper.

New Economy EventThe New Economy Next System Teach-in 2016
Neva Goodwin (GDAE), Alice Maggio (The Schumacher Center), and Carlos Espinoza-Toro (JPNET) discuss the signs of a system shift as part of a Urban Environmental Policy and Planning Colloquium organized by the Tufts New Economy group and co-sponsored by GDAE on February 24, 2016. 

William MoomawWill The Climate Change Agreement Be As Effective As It Is Historical?
GDAE Co-Director William Moomaw speaks with WBUR's Here & Now and BBC Radio 5 about the Paris climate negotiations. He presented the talks as a major move forward, but noted that much work remains to reach needed targets. Listen on WBUR and BBC Radio 5 (start at minute 9:30)

Neva Goodwin Video InterviewNeva Goodwin on GDAE's history and mission
Neva Goodwin gave an interview about the Global Development and Environment Institute (GDAE). The above link is to the full video; view the shorter version here

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Globalization Scholars - GDAE's researchers offer expertise on trade agreements, foreign investment, agriculture, climate change, the environment, and other research priorities.

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Globalization Multimedia - audio and video of GDAE researchers and collaborators speaking on their current research and how it informs public policy.
Video features include short presentations on the Lessons from NAFTA and interviews with international collaborators, such as Indian economist Jayati Ghosh, co-chair with Gallagher of the Triple Crisis Blog.


Triple Crisis BlogTriple Crisis Blog GDAE and partners, economic analysts from various countries, discuss the global crises in finance, development, and the environment. Contributors include GDAE's Kevin P. Gallagher, Timothy A. Wise, and Lyuba Zarsky.

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