The department is a lively community that is recognised internationally as one of the top centres for research and teaching in development studies.
Frances Stewart Awarded 2013 Leontief Prize for Advancing Economic Thought
Frances Stewart was awarded the 2013 Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought at a ceremony at Tufts University in March.
Frances was co-winner of the prize with Albert O. Hirschman.
You can watch a video of the presentation, along with Frances' lecture and a question and answer session here.
The Leontief Prize, in memory of Wassily Leontief, is designed to recognize outstanding contributions to economic theory that address contemporary realities and support just and sustainable societies.