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Put it in Your Piggy/Goat Bank

When those of us in the United States talk about illiquid savings, we tend to still be talking about some sort of financial instrument, held at a formal financial institution. For instance, we might have a CD or a bond … Continue reading

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Tying Odysseus/Myself to the Mast

As of tomorrow, July 15th, I start work at a new organization, called Innovations for Poverty Action. The organization develops and tests ideas in developing countries (and elsewhere), rigorously evaluating whether or not proposed development interventions are effective (more IPA-y-ish … Continue reading

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