About us

The Economic Development working group is a part of the Young Scholars Initiative of the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET). You can join us by registering here or by contacting one of the coordinators. Read more about YSI here.



At the first conference we organized as a working group. In New York, USA, April 2016.
At the YSI Plenary in Budapest, Hungary in October 2016. The theme of our working group session was methodology in Development Economics.
At a conference we co-organized with the YSI Africa group in Bloemfontein, South Africa in June 2017. The theme of the conference was Decolonizing Africa? The Economic History of Development.
Jenny and Ingrid showing off the working group’s e-book on dependency theory. At the annual Economics Festival in Trento, Italy in June 2017.