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Seminars:
Summer Term 2014

STICERD-UCL Development and Growth Seminar


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This academic year, the seminars are held on Mondays in term time at 16.00-17.30 in room 32L 1.04 (1st Floor, 32 Lincoln Inn Fields, WC2A 3PH) - unless specified otherwise.

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These seminars are open to the public and free to attend.



For further information and press enquiries please contact:
Gisela Lafico Email: g.lafico@lse.ac.uk, Tel: +44(0)20-7955-6674.


Monday  28 April 2014  16:00 - 17:30
Creative Destruction and Subjective Well-Being
Philippe Aghion (Harvard) , joint with Ufuk Akcigit, Angus Deaton and Alexandra Roulet
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Monday  12 May 2014  16:00 - 17:30
Educate to Lead? The Effect of Politicians' Education on Public Good Provision: Evidence from Java
Monica Martinez-Bravo (CEMFI)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Monday  19 May 2014  16:00 - 17:30
Crony Capitalism with Chinese Characteristics
Chang-tai Hsieh (Chicago GSB)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Monday  02 June 2014  16:00 - 17:30
TBC
Fabrizio Zilibotti (Zurich University)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Monday  09 June 2014  13:00 - 14:30
Note change in Time
The Value of Discretion in the Enforcement of Regulation: Experimental Evidence and Structural Estimates from Environmental Inspections in India
Michael Greenstone (MIT) , joint with Esther Duflo, Rohini Pande and Nicholas Ryan
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Monday  16 June 2014  16:00 - 17:30
The Long-Run Effects of the Scramble for Africa
Stelios Michalopoulos (Brown University) , joint with Elias Papaioannou
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH