Student Resources

Below is a non-exhaustive list of resources for students interested in Development topics. This list will be updated periodically. 

NYU IRB Pages and Processes

Development Journals and Online Publications


  • Development Economics by Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
  • Development Economics by Debraj Ray
  • Good Economics for Hard Times by Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo
  • The Great Convergence by Richard Baldwin and Richard E. Baldwin
  • Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty by Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo
  • Randomized Control Trials in the Field of Development: A Critical Perspective
  • Rethinking Development Economics by Ha-Joon Chang
  • Why Nations Fail by Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson

NYU Development Research Institute

NYU Abu Dhabi Resources

External Resources