On Thursday, May 5, Leonard Wantchekon joined Markus’ Academy for a lecture on Externalities of Colonial Schools in Africa. Wantchekon is the James Madison Professor of Political Economy and Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University.
Watch the full presentation below. You can also watch all Markus’ Academy webinars on the Princeton BCF YouTube channel.
[0:00] Introductory Remarks
[9:20] Research Goals
[23:42] Research Methods
[38:03] Findings for the second generation
[47:29] Findings for the third generation|
[57:05] Implications for these countries going forward