On the 28th - 29th of November, 2014, SITE hosted the first ASWEDE conference on development economics.
The conference was held for two days and covered a broad array of topics, from village organizations in India, to piracy in Indonesia. The event featured an international group of scholars, from PhD students to senior professors. More information about the conference program is available here.
The organization ”ASWEDE”, the Association of Swedish Development Economists, is a nonprofit organization with the objective of promoting Swedish scientific research in development economics through regular seminars, conferences, lectures and discussions and to promote cooperation between development economists that are active in Sweden. More information about ASWEDE is available here.