Seminar Series - Fall 2016

A weekly seminar featuring guest speakers presenting cutting edge research in development economics.

Please note: All seminars will take place on Thursday afternoons from 3:15-4:45pm in ICC 550

Anja Sautmann

Anja Sautmann,
Brown University

September 8, 2016
Subsidies, Information, and the Timing of Children's Health Care in Maui

Cynthia Kinnan

Cynthia Kinnan, Northwestern University

September 22, 2016
Measuring the equilibrium impacts of credit: Evidence from the Indian microfinance crisis

Anant Nyshadham

Anant Nyshadham,
Boston College

September 29, 2016
Soft Skills to Pay the Bills: Evidence from Female Garment Workers

Jing Cai

Jing Cai,
Michigan University

October 6, 2016 - cancelled

Simone Schaner

Simone Schaner, 
Dartmouth University

October 13, 2016
An Account of One's Own: Can Targeting Benefits Payments Address Social Constraints to Labor Force Participation?

Samuel Bazzi

Sam Bazzi,
Boston University

October 20, 2016
Local Government Proliferation, Diversity, and Conflict

Lorenzo Casaburi

Lorenzo Casaburi,
University of Zurich

November 3, 2016
Competition and Interlinkages in Agricultural Markets: An Experimental Approach

Toan Do

Toan Do,
World Bank

November 10, 2016

Maisy Wong

Maisy Wong,
University of Pennsylvania

December 1, 2016
Unity in Diversity? Ethnicity, Migration, and Nation Building in Indonesia