Cornell’s Role in Reducing Poverty

Global Poverty panel

ISS 2008-2011 Poverty team member Chris Barrett, the David J. Nolan Director of the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management; Kaushik Basu, chief economist for the World Bank and Cornell’s C. Marks Professor of International Studies and professor of economics; Debraj Ray, a development economic theorist at New York University; and Eleni Gabre-Madhin ’86 an Ethiopian economist and a former chief executive officer of the Ethiopia Commodity Exchange, discuss how Cornell can aid in solving the complex problem of poverty.