Harvard Pop Center affiliated faculty member David Bloom, PhD, and and PGDA Fellow Mark McGovern, PhD, are co-authors on a study published in The Journal of the Economics of Ageing that estimates the macroeconomic impact of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in China and India for the period 2012–2030.
Join us for our last Pop Center Seminar before summer on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 4:00PM when David Canning, Richard Saltonstall Professor of Population Sciences and Professor of Economics and International Health, Department of Global Health and Population, will present: “Demographic Dividend in Africa.”
Professor Canning will discuss how the new emphasis on family planning in Africa affects fertility, and how falling fertility in Africa affects prospects for a take-off in economic growth in the region.
Date: Monday, May 20, 2013
Time: 4:00PM – 5:30PM
Location: Harvard Center for Population & Development Studies, 9 Bow Street, Harvard Square
This event is open to everyone: faculty, research scientists, postdoctoral fellows and students