LABOUR/PUBLIC/DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR SERIES 2017-2018


Coordinators: Gianmarco Leon and Luigi Pascali
Tuesdays at 13.00
Room: 24.009

October 3 - CANCELED

Lorenzo Casaburi (Zurich) "Competition in Agricultural Markets: An Experimental Approach" (Joint with T. Reed)

 

October 17 - joint with IPEG

Jakob Svensson (IIES) "The Lost Human Capital: Teacher Knowledge and Student Achievement in Africa"

 

October 24

Dean Yang (U. Michigan) "Taken by Storm: Hurricanes, Migrant Networks, and U.S Immigration"

 

October 31

David Yanagizaa-Drott (Zurich) "Misperceived Social Norms: Female Labor Force Participation in Saudi Arabia" (joint with Leo Bursztyn, U. Chicago)

 

November 14

Joseph Altonji (Yale) "Estimating Group Effects Using Averages of Observables to Control for Sorting on Unobservables: School and Neighborhood Effects"

 

November 28

Joan Monras (CEMFI) "Immigrants Residential Choices and their Consequences"

 

December 5

Andrea Tesei (Queen Mary) "The Political Legacy of Entertainment TV" (with R.Durante and P. Pinotti)

 

December 12 - joint with UAB

Uta Schönberg (UCL) "Technological and Organizational Change and the Careers of Workers" (with Christian Dustmann and Michele Battista)

 

March 6th 

Sascha Becker (Warwick) "TBC"

 

March 13th

Doug Almond (Columbia) "TBA"

 

March 20th - joint with IPEG

Saumitra Jha (Stanford) "TBA"

 

April 4th - joint with IPEG - Note day: Wednseday

Eliana La Ferrara (Bocconi) "TBA" 

 

April 10th - joint with Economic History Seminar

Melanie Meng Xue (Northwestern) "TBA"

 

April 17th - joint with IPEG

Abhijit Banerjee (MIT Economics) "TBA"

 

April 24th

Erik Plug (Amsterdam) "TBA"

 

May 8th

Lorenzo Casaburi (Zurich) "TBA"

 

May 23rd - joint with UC3M and IPEG - Note day: Wednesday

Stefano Dellavigna (Berkeley) "TBA"

 

May 29th - joint with IPEG and Science Po

Melissa Dell (Harvard) "TBA"