David L. Lindauer is the
Stanford Calderwood Professor of Economics at Wellesley College, where he
has been a member of the faculty since 1981.
Professor Lindauer was
a Faculty Associate of the Harvard Institute for International
Development, from 1987-1999. He has served as a Consultant to the
UNDP, USAID and the World Bank. He has traveled throughout Africa and East
Asia, where he has been engaged in research and policy
Professor Lindauer is a 1968 graduate of the Bronx High
School of Science. He received a B.S. in economics in 1973 from the City
College of New York, and an M.A. in 1976 and PhD in 1979 from Harvard
At Wellesley he teaches Development Economics, Economic
Journalism, International Trade and Immigration, and Principles of
Microeconomics. In 2001 he was awarded the Anna and Samuel Pinanski Prize
for Excellence in Teaching.
Professor Lindauer’s research focuses
on labor market issues in developing nations. He has published numerous
articles in scholarly journals and is co-editor of four volumes. He also
is a co-author of the textbook, Economics of Development 6th ed.
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