From the implications of an increased minimum wage to current account balances across the globe to the fiscal policies of the United States and the United Kingdom, economist Menzie Chinn keeps an eye on all trends macro.
Alum David Radtke is using his decades of agriculture and international policy experience to help the Republic of Congo establish large mechanized farms.
Alum Corina Maxim's job as a program officer with the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is a study in contrasts.
To help make a retreat center in Uganda sustainable, La Follette School students advised the Global Livingston Institute to establish an Internet café and to switch the center's electricity source from a diesel generator to solar panels.
Tahira Chaudary is investing in her own education with an eye toward someday helping people in Pakistan develop their own human capital.