Please register below for the 2021 Researcher Gathering co-hosted by Innovations for Poverty Action and the Global Poverty Research Lab at Northwestern University. The research gathering encompasses the following 3-day event, where each day of the event contains multiple concurrent panel (breakout room) sessions as well as plenary sessions.
Wednesday, October 27th, 9am-3:30pm EDT - Consumer Protection Research Forum - Researchers will present and discuss early-stage, in-progress research and working papers addressing key consumer protection risks in financial services: fraud; redress and complaints handling; transparency; consumer choice; and overindebtedness. Contact Rafe Mazer (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions.
Thursday, October 28th, 9am-5:30pm EDT - Methods & Measurement - The Methods and Measurement Conference is organized by the IPA-Northwestern Research Methods Initiative to provide a platform to discuss recent advances in measurement, under the Initiative’s three strands: Research Design and Analysis, Fieldwork Implementation and Data Collection, and Questionnaire Design and Measurement. Contact email@example.com with any questions.
Friday, October 29th, 9am-5:15pm EDT - Financial Inclusion & Social Protection - Researchers will present and discuss early results and recent working papers on financial inclusion and social inclusion research, including new work on digital credit, wages & household finance, digital finance adoption, and more. Contact Lauren Perlik (Lperlik@poverty-action.org) with any questions.
You may register below for any or all of the 3 days of the event.