Issue: No. 4, December 2022
Dean Karlan to Become Chief Economist of USAID
Dean Karlan, an affiliate of the NBER’s Development Economics Program, is taking leave from the NBER to serve as Chief Economist of the United States Agency for International Development.
Karlan, the Frederic Esser Nemmers Distinguished Professor of Economics and Finance at Northwestern University, has carried out research on a wide range of issues that affect developing nations.