John Mitchell Economics of Poverty Lab

The Lab is run out of the CBE Research School of Economics (RSE) and is a response to an urgent need to take the vast literature of economic theory related to poverty and translate it into real-world policies and outcomes. Established using financial support from the National Institutes Grant in concert with a generous donation from ANU Alumnus John Mitchell, the Lab will use economic field experiments to understand human capital formation and, in doing so, inform evidence-based policy development around the globe.

Inter-American Development Bank behavioural economics training in Guyana

CBE’s Professor Michael Price was among the presenters who introduced participants to the basics of behavioural economics and discussed its application in sectors of great importance to the country: health, education, and climate change.

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Michael Price

Professor Michael Price

John List

Professor John List