Guest
Mushfiq Mobarak, Associate Professor of Economics

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Episode: November 13, 2013

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Mushfiq Mobarak is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Yale School of Management. He is a development economist with interests in environmental issues and has several ongoing research projects in Bangladesh, India, Malawi, and Brazil. Professor Mobarak conducts field experiments exploring ways to induce people in developing countries to adopt technologies or behaviors that are likely to be welfare improving. We talk with him about changing behavior in developing countries.

Learn more about Mushfiq Mobarak.