CALL FOR PAPERS:
REDUCING URBAN POVERTY
2013 Paper Competition/Policy Workshop/Publication
$1000 Grand Prize
Abstracts due: March 15, 2013
To encourage a new generation of urban policy makers and promote early career research, USAID, the International Housing Coalition (IHC), World Bank, Woodrow Wilson Center’s Comparative
Urban Studies Project (CUSP), and Cities Alliance are co-sponsoring a fourth annual paper competition. The competition seeks abstracts for a paper competition on urban poverty in the developing world. Winning papers will be published and selected authors will present their work in a policy workshop to be held at the Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. in November, 2013.
The grand prize winner will also receive $1000.
Papers should be policy-based and solutions-oriented and should critically examine existing projects and/or propose new strategies for tackling issues related to urban poverty.
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