Visiting Scholars

The Institute has served as host to visiting scholars from all over the world who want to focus on development economic issues. Please contact IED Coordinator with questions ( A list of our current visiting scholars can be found here.

Distinguished Visitors Program

Starting in 2008, the Distinguished Visitors Program has invited distinguished visitors from the different concentrations of economics to give two lectures and one seminar. This exchange of ideas has been a great success allowing the distinguished visitor to disseminate their research to faculty and students.

Special Events

The IED periodically hosts lectures and events, unique to other departmental programs, with a focus on the presentation of research or career development for the department’s graduate students.

Information and Events details will be posted as they become available.

Research Grants for IED-Affiliated Faculty

The IED administers many grants for IED-affiliated faculty. Please contact IED Coordinator with questions (