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We invite researchers to submit their rigorous development economics research which has relevant policy implications. While some VoxDev columns are commissioned directly by the Editorial Board, we strongly encourage unsolicited columns as well, and promote them on VoxDev after a process of review and approval by the Editor and the Editorial Board.

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Tavneet Suri  (Editor-in-chief)

Robin Burgess

Rema Hanna

Christopher Woodruff 

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