Mission: The Center for International Policy Studies (CIPS) facilitates research on international development from a multidisciplinary perspective, with linkages across Fordham schools. Through partnerships with academia, governments, nongovernmental and international organizations, and businesses, the Center participates in an international research network that shares knowledge about the impact of economic, social, political and legal policies on development at the household, community, and national levels with the goal of increasing interest, and designing and implementing models to improve development.
Immigration Reform and Financial Inclusion : reaching the double unbanked Fordham CIPS Workshop
Thursday May 2nd 5:30pm - 7:20pm
Room 530 Dealy Hall
Erick Rengifo - Director CIPS
Linda Levy - ceo Les peoples fcu
Melissa Garcia Veles - NYSYLC
Alfredo Cuecuecha, Jairo Guzman & Fred Fernandez
Darryl McLeod - CIPS & Alicia Portada - Les Peoples
IAN Grotton, Anuar Juardini & Andrew Kingsley Refreshments will be served!
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Wangari Maathai Lectures series on Sustainable Development in Africa
Monday April 22nd 2:30pm
Room 204 Dealy Hall
Anna D'Souza, Research Economist, USDA-ERS
bio-webpageFood Security and Development Branch, Trade Economics Division
with Ali Zafar, World Bank's Senior Economist for the African Region as its first speaker. Mr. Zafar will give a talk on "Macroeconomic Challenges to Sustainable Growth in Africa". April 15th 2013, Dealy Hall 530 - Economics Conference Room, 4pm, Fordham University Rose Hill Campus.
From Dream to Action: Immigration Reform in New York discussion. Panelists include: Cardinal Roger Mahony - Archbishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, “California Dream Acts”, Bill Perkins - State Senator (Harlem) NYS Dream Act co-sponsor, Fatima Shama - Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, Elsa Cruz Pearson - Immigrant Student Rights Project, Advocates for Children , Father Francis Skelly - Pastor, Immaculate Conception, Bronx, Aryah Somers- The Door, New York City, Professor NormaFuentes - Fordham University and Professor Alyshia Galvez & Maria Garcia, “The Lehman Dream Team, October 11th 2011, Fordham Lincoln Center, 113th West 60th Street, 12th Floor. See press coverage of this event
Prof. Amy Schwartz talk, "Do Small Schools Improve Performance in Large, Urban Districts? Causal Evidence from New York City" April 28th 2011, Flom Auditorium Walsh Library, Fordham University Rose Hill Campus
ChildFriendly Budgets for 2010 and Beyond: Toward Global Economy Recovery with a Human face. A Policy Forum and Workshop Jointly Organized by Fordham University’s Center for International Policy Studies (CIPS) - Social Justice and Policy Unit, Fordham’s International Political Economy and Development (IPED) Program, and the United Nations Children’s Fund.Lowenstein Hall at Lincoln Center, 12th floor, 18-19 February 2010, New York City ). (The conference flyer). CIPS - Economics: Microfinance and Migration panel series
Remittances, microfinance and mobile banking in rural Africa and Mexico,
Thursday October 8th 3.30 -6 pm E 530 Dealy Economics Conference Room.
Inaugural GARP meeting
Douglas Martin, Co-founder, CEO and Chairman, FinAnalytica
Wed. Apr. 29th, 6 pm
Flom Auditorium, Walsh Library John Ohiorhenuan,Post-Conflict Economic Recovery: Enabling Local Ingenuity Thursday, Dec. 4th, 4 pm Flom Auditorium, Walsh Library Immigration, Remittances and Financial Inclusion Workshop Friday, Nov. 14th, 8:30-3:30 O'Hare Room, Walsh Library