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SciMed Speaks: We've Come a Long Long Way Together - A Review of Global Poverty Reduction Trends

Presented by Esteban J. Quiñones, Doctoral Candidate, Agriculture & Applied Economics, Center for Demography & Ecology

Event Details

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
3:30-4:30 p.m.
SciMed Speaks is a presentation platform for Science & Medicine Graduate Research Scholars (SciMedGRS) students to create short, engaging storytelling experiences for general audiences on scientific topics of interest.

Esteban J. Quiñones is a doctoral candidate in the Agricultural & Applied Economics Department and a SciMed GRS fellow. His research focuses on poverty, social policy, and migration. Currently, Esteban is studying the effects of environmental change on migration decisions.