Polson Events

Fall 2020 Seminar Series

Women sell produce on the street with Polson Institute logo and Cornell University seal

Seminar

Unintended Consequences of Development
Polson Institute for Global Development Seminar Series Well-meaning development interventions often have problematic and unintended long-term consequences. In this lecture, Dr. Copeland explores a characteristic instance of this by looking at...
  • Global Development
  • Department of Global Development
  • Polson Institute
Pat Mooney

Seminar

Hi-Tech and/or/vs. Wide-Tech? Climate-Smart Agriculture, Nature-based Solutions, and Agroecology
Polson Institute for Global Development Seminar Series The potential to harness new Hi-technologies such as Big Data, AI, robotics, gene editing, synthetic biology, etc. is obviously enormous. Yet, many social movements and civil society...
  • Polson Institute
  • Polson Institute for Global Development
  • Department of Global Development