Seminar Series - Spring 2017

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

Jonas Hjort

Jonas Hjort,
Columbia University

March 2, 2017

Family Ties and Trade between Firms


Duncan Thomas

Duncan Thomas,
Duke University

March 16, 2017

Child Health After a Natural Disaster


Jing Cai

Jing Cai,
University of Maryland

March 23, 2017

Interfirm Relationships and Business Performance


Jere Behrman

Jere Behrman,
University of Pennsylvania

March 30, 2017

Tarek Ghani

Tarek Ghani, 
Washington University in St. Louis

April 6, 2017

Mobile-izing Savings with Automatic Contributions: Experimental Evidence on Dynamic Inconsistency and the Default Effect in Afghanistan


Nathan Nunn

Nathan Nunn,
Harvard University

April 20, 2017

S Anukriti

S Anukriti,
Boston College

April 27, 2017