London School of Economics The Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines LSE
The Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)

Past Seminars:
STICERD Work in Progress Seminars


These seminars are held on Fridays in term time at 13:00-14:00 in the Michio Morishima Room, 32L 3.05 (3rd floor, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH) - unless specified otherwise.

This seminar is organised by
Munir Squires  Email: m.d.squires@lse.ac.uk and
Eddy Tam  Email: h.f.tam@lse.ac.uk

Sandwiches provided. All welcome.

These seminars are free an open to everyone. No reservations are required.




12 June 2015   13:00 - 14:00
Goal Setting and Raising the Bar: a Field Experiment
Max Van Lent (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 June 2015   13:00 - 14:00
Why do cellphone contracts have "free minutes"? (A new explanation for three part tariffs)
Pedro Alves (London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 May 2015   13:00 - 14:00
Board Composition and Resource Misallocation: Manager-Country Matching in World Bank Projects
Nicola Limodio (Economics, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 March 2015   13:00 - 14:00
Incentives in office and local government behavior: an empirical application
Michele Valsecchi (University of Gothenburg)
Location: 32L 2.04
2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 March 2015   13:00 - 14:00
Absenteeism and Productivity: Evidence from Indian Firms
Giulia Zane (STICERD, London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 February 2015   13:00 - 14:00
Preference Identification Under Inconsistent Choice
Daniel Reck (University of Michigan)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 February 2015   13:00 - 14:00
Citizen protest
Sutanuka Roy (Department of Economics, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 December 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Ethnic Favoritism: An Axiom of Politics?
Michele Valsecchi (University of Gothenburg)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 November 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Decentralized Learning in a Retail Network
Kohei Kawaguchi (STICERD,LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 November 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Distributional Effects of Trade Shocks: Evidence from China's Tea Trade in the Early Twentieth-Century
Cong Liu (University of Arizona)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 November 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Agricultural Productivity, Labour Reallocation, and Industrial Production in the Short Run: Evidence from India
Jonathan Colmer (CEP, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

31 October 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Social insurance and conflict: Evidence from India
Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

04 July 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Lone Stars or Constellations? The Impact of Performance Pay in Academia on Matching Assortativeness
Erina Ytsma (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 June 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Access to information and weather insurance take-up: an empirical investigation
Laura Munro (Department of International Development, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 June 2014   13:00 - 14:00
The long term consequences of the printing press in sub-Saharan Africa
Valeria Rueda (Sciences Po) , joint with Julia Cagé
Location: 32L 2.04
2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 June 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Patterns of household income dynamics in the EU through the Great Recession
Philippe Van Kerm (CEPS/INSTEAD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 June 2014   13:00 - 14:00
The power of taxation: sources of revenue and local development in Colombia
Luis Martinez (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 May 2014   13:15 - 14:30
Estimating Social Networks without Network Data
Pedro Souza (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 4.10
4th Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 May 2014   13:00 - 14:00
The Value Added of Aid Projects
Nicola Limodio (Economics, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

16 May 2014   13:00 - 14:00
I've got the power: granting bureaucrats discretion
Sarah Sandford (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 May 2014   13:00 - 14:00
How to Hire, Retain and Motivate Community Promoters? Experimental Evidence on the Role of Earning Expectations in Uganda
Erika Deserranno (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 May 2014   13:00 - 14:00
The Changing Nature of Energy Supply and Demand in the US
Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 May 2014   13:00 - 14:00
TBC
Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 March 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Stimulus effect of the UK 2008 VAT rate cut
Mohammad Vesal (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 March 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Incentives in office and local government behavior: an empirical application
Michele Valsecchi (University of Gothenburg)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 March 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Political Hierarchy, Centralization of Governance and Regional Development: Evidence from China
Shiyu Bo (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 March 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Insurance structure, risk-sharing and investment choices: an empirical investigation
Laura Munro (Department of International Development, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 February 2014   13:00 - 14:00
TBC
CANCELLED
Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 February 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Does Adversity Breed Thriftiness and Diligence? The Long-Run Effects of China's Send-down Movement
Yi Fan (Department of International Development, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 February 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Civilian-militant model
Sutanuka Roy (Department of Economics, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 February 2014   13:00 - 14:00
Nice work if you can get it: Temperature, occupational mobility and comparative advantage in developing countries
Jonathan Colmer (CEP, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 December 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Fracking Growth
Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 December 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Competing Intermediaries
Can Celiktemur (LSE, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 November 2013   13:00 - 14:00
TBC
Jon de Quidt (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 November 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Identification of multi-dimensional adverse selection and moral hazard for multiple risks in car insurance
Delger Enkhbayar (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 November 2013   13:00 - 14:00
The Mission: Economic Persistence, Human Capital Transmission and Culture in South America
Felipe Valencia-Caicedo (UPF)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 November 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Knowledge for prevention: an information intervention to increase HIV testing and reduce stigma in Malawi
Laura Derksen (LSE, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 November 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Information Frictions and Earnings Responses to Taxes: Evidence from Firm and Individual Bunching in Pakistan
Michael Best (LSE, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 October 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Examining the effects of hospital competition on care quality using Patient-Reported Outcome Measures
Matthew Skellern (LSE, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 July 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Recruiting Workers Under Framed Incentives: An Online Labor Market Experiment
Jon de Quidt (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 June 2013   13:00 - 14:00
TBC
Anett Hofmann (EOPP, STICERD)
Location: 32L 1.04
1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 June 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Can Voters Reward Prudent Managers of Public Funds in Kenya?
Kelly Zhang (visiting PhD,Stanford)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 June 2013   13:00 - 14:00
The take-up of Finnish Social Assistance: reaching the poor?
Tuuli Ylinen (visiting PhD, Aalto University)
Location: 32L 2.04
2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 June 2013   12:00 - 13:00
Winners and Losers in the Labour Market: Heterogeneous Effects from Brazil-China Trade
Francisco Costa (EOPP, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

31 May 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Contract Framing and Selection in the Social Sector: The Role of Earning Expectations
Erika Deserranno (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 2.04
2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 May 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Estimating Channels of Diffusion in Networks
Pedro Souza (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 May 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Consumer Search. Evidence from Path Data
Fabio Pinna (Economics of Industry, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 May 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Democratic Clubs
Patrick Blanchenay (Department of Economics, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 March 2013   13:00 - 14:00
The remnants of war: Sex industry in Thailand
Abel Brodeur (Paris School of Economics (PSE))
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 March 2013   12:30 - 15:00
Faculty presentations
Various Speakers 
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 March 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Explaining low adoption of techniques with altruism and dynamic inconsistency
Pedro Alves (London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 February 2013   13:00 - 14:00
The causal impact of better transport accessibility on schooling outcomes: Evidence from Chile
Kenzo Asahi (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 February 2013   13:00 - 14:00
The Long-Run Effects of Rustication and State Compensation: Evidence from Mao's Mass Send-Down Movement in China
Yi Fan (Department of International Development, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 February 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Do Sanctions Matter? Exporter-level evidence from Iran
Jamal Haidar (Paris School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 February 2013   13:00 - 14:00
Loyalty and treason: An analysis of land reform in post-War Japan
Shuhei Kitamura (Stockholm University and STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 December 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Demand for Conditionality
Munir Squires (EOPP, STICERD)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

07 December 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Time-inconsistency and Delay in Bargaining
Sebastian Kodritsch (LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 November 2012   13:00 - 14:00
The Measurement of Educational Inequality: Achievement and Opportunity
Francisco Ferreira (World Bank)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 November 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Careerism and the Occurrence of Biases in Organizations
Melania Nica (LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 June 2012   13:00 - 14:00
TBA
CANCELLED
Rod Hick (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 June 2012   13:00 - 14:00
To Buy or Not to Buy? Three New Facts about House Prices and Rents
Philippe Bracke (SERC & STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 June 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Estimating Networks: Lasso for Spatial Weights
Pedro Souza (STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 June 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Mortgage Modification and the Cost of Mortgage Credit
Michelle White (UCSD, visiting EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 June 2012   13:00 - 14:00
The UK Country Report: Drivers of inequalities and their social, cultural and political impacts
Tiffany Tsang (CASE, LSE) , joint with Abigail McKnight (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 May 2012   13:00 - 14:00
The welfare cost of unpriced heterogeneity in insurance markets
Valentino Dardanoni (University of Palermo)
Location: FMG Conference Room, LRB 407
4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

11 May 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Taxes and the Choice of Organizational Form by Entrepreneurs in Sweden
Roger Gordon (UCSD, visiting EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 April 2012   13:00 - 14:00
The relationship between British identity and social cohesion: Preliminary findings using data from the Citizenship Survey
Ben Richards (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 March 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Mission: Impossible? Economies of scale and voluntary contributions to public goods
Sarah Sandford (STICERD, LSE) , joint with Kimberly Scharf (University of Warwick, CEPR)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 March 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Redesigning microsavings - a substitute for microcredit?
Anett Hofmann (EOPP, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 February 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Public banks improve private banks performance: Evidence from a dynamic structural model
Fabio A. Miessi Sanches (London School of Economics) , joint with Daniel Silva Junior
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 February 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Does AIDS treatment stimulate negative behavioural response?
Plamen Nikolov (Harvard University)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 January 2012   13:00 - 14:00
Cooperation vs. non cooperation in a dynamic international environmental game
Henry Tulkens (Universite Catholique de Louvain) , joint with Parkash Chander
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 December 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Family Instability and Family Size as Factors in Child Well-Being: Evidence from Ireland
Tony Fahey (University College Dublin and CASE visitor)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 December 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Middlemen, Bargaining and Price Information: Is knowledge power?
Tara Mitchell (EOPP, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 November 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Locust. Estimating the Impact of a Plague
Abel Schumann (Stockholm School of Economics, visiting STICERD)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

18 November 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Does Political Competition Reduce the Selection of Self-Serving Politicians?
Alois Stutzer (University of Basel)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 November 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Social class and cognitive development in childhood - the debate over the Feinstein graph
Kitty Stewart (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 October 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Advertising expenditure and consumer prices
Ferdinand Rauch (CEP, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 October 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Why did Africa Urbanize? Resource booms and consumption cities in Ghana and Ivory Coast
Remi Jedwab (PSE and LSE)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

29 June 2011   13:00 - 14:00
The insurance value of a public employment program: evidence from NREGA
Anne Brockmeyer (EOPP, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 June 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Hyperbolic discounting: how much can uncertainty explain? Theory and preliminary evidence from Microfinance clients in rural West Bengal
Miriam Sinn (EOPP, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 June 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Transportation Infrastructure and Development in Ghana
Remi Jedwab (PSE and LSE) , joint with Alexander Moradi (University of Sussex)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 June 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Tax Me, But Spend Wisely: The Political Economy of Taxes, Evidence from Brazilian Local Governments
Lucie Gadenne (Paris School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 June 2011   13:00 - 14:00
TBC
Luke Miner (LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 May 2011   13:00 - 14:00
The economic logic of Naxalite violence
Oliver Vanden Eynde (EOPP, LSE)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

18 May 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Income and living arrangements of the elderly populations in Hong Kong and Singapore
Kok Hoe Ng (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 May 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Weather shocks, sweet potatoes and peasant revolts in historical China
Ruixue Jia (IIES, Stockholm)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

04 May 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Ethnicity Meets Politics: One Hundred Years of Road Building in Kenya
Remi Jedwab (PSE and LSE) , joint with Robin Burgess, Edward Miguel and Ameet Morjaria
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

16 March 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Rising claims for incapacity benefits: The fault of job strain?
Ben Baumberg (University of Kent)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 March 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Measuring the impact of micro-finance in Italy using a randomised evaluation: the 'Microcredito Etico-Sociale' programme
Giorgia Barboni (Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

02 March 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Social Protection, Redistribution and Economic Growth
David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 February 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Assessing postcode discrimination in employment in the UK: Challenges in employing a 'correspondence test' methodology in low-skilled labour markets
Simon Watmough (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 February 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Democratisation and representation: Italy 1909-1913
Valentino Larcinese (Department of Government, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 February 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Trends in individual income growth: measurement methods and British evidence
Stephen Jenkins (Social Policy, LSE) , joint with Philippe Van Kerm
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

26 January 2011   13:00 - 14:00
Measuring mobility: A new approach
Frank Cowell (PEP, STICERD, London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 December 2010   13:00 - 14:00
TBC
CANCELLED
John Hills (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 December 2010   13:00 - 14:00
The impact of microfinace: a panel study of self-help groups in India
Timothée Demont (Namur and EOPP Visitor)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

24 November 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Coalition Formation and Political Decision Making: Evidence from Finnish Municipal Mergers
Janne Tukiainen (HECER and VATT, STICERD visitor) , joint with Tuukka Saarimaa (VATT)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 November 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Mobility Measurement
CANCELLED
Frank Cowell (PEP, STICERD, London School of Economics)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

27 October 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Differences in Decline. Why has relative child poverty decreased more quickly in Scotland than in England?"
Eleanor Barham (Centre for Educational Research, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 October 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Selecting case studies using quantitative data: choosing typical case studies for the evaluation of the Bolsa Família Programme in four rural municipalities in Brazil
Kenia Parsons (CASE, London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 June 2010   13:00 - 14:00
For Love AND for Money. Work motivations among childcare workers
Ludovica Gambaro (CASE, London School of Economics)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

16 June 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Effects of childhood poverty on youth unemployment in the UK
Yuka Uzuki (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 June 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Performance-based incentives versus direct inputs: An experiment targeting child malnutrition in Indian slums
Prakarsh Singh (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 June 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Carrying out independent reviews for Government
John Hills (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 February 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Risk Attitudes and the Incidence of Informality among Workers: Evidence from a Transition Country
Melanie Khamis (IZA, Bonn)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 February 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Foreign Influence and the Cold War History of Democracy in Latin America
Roberto Bonfatti (Oxford)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 January 2010   13:00 - 14:00
Median Independent Inequality Orderings for Ordered Response Data
Ramses Abul Naga (University of Bath) , joint with Tarik Yalcin
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 December 2009   16:30 - 18:00
TBC
CANCELLED
Sarah Mohaupt (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 November 2009   13:00 - 14:00
A term on the MPC
Rohini Pande (Harvard)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 November 2009   13:00 - 14:00
Employment and wage trajectories of mothers in low-skilled work: evidence from the longitudinal UK Families and Children Study (FACS)
Francesca Bastagli (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 October 2009   13:00 - 14:00
Fiscal policy and the labour market: The effects of public sector employment and wages
Pedro Gomes (PEP, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 October 2009   12:30 - 13:30
The Right to Inherit: Female Education and Empowerment in India
Sanchari Roy (EOPP, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 June 2009   13:00 - 14:00
Is competition between local authorities an effective way to motivate local public provision? –the experience of China
Bingqin Li (Social Policy, London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 June 2009   13:00 - 14:00
Assessing the social sustainability of pension reforms in Europe
Aaron Grech (Department for Work and Pensions)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 June 2009   13:00 - 14:00
Competition between local authorities – an effective way to motivate local public provision? The case of the Hygienic City Campaign China
CANCELLED
Bingqin Li (Social Policy, London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

03 June 2009   13:00 - 14:00
Childcare workers in the UK: who are they and how much are they paid?
Ludovica Gambaro (CASE, London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 May 2009   13:00 - 14:00
Education and Civic outcomes in Europe: quality versus quantity effects
Francesca Borgonovi (OECD) , joint with Beatrice d’Hombres and Bryony Hoskins
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

18 March 2009   13:00 - 14:00
Concession and Repression in Civil Wars
Prakarsh Singh (EOPP) , joint with Aki Ishihara
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

26 November 2008   13:00 - 14:00
Family Income and Child Outcomes: The 1990 Cocoa Price Shock in Cote d'Ivoire
Remi Jedwab (PSE and LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 October 2008   13:00 - 14:00
The Military, War and Political Power: Theory and Evidence
Gabriel Leon (EOPP and LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 October 2008   13:00 - 14:00
What They Don't Know Can't Hurt You: The Benefits of Limited Feedback in Organizations
Stephen Hansen (UPF)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

15 October 2008   13:00 - 14:00
Poor Democracy? The political exclusion of poor people in Britain and Israel re-examined
Gal Alon (Dept of Policy Planning, Israel, and Dept of Social Policy, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 October 2008   13:00 - 14:00
Son preference and sex ratios: How many 'missing women' are missing?
Jas Ellis (LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 June 2008   13:00 - 14:00
TBA
Ann-Sofie Isaksson (University of Gothenburg)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 June 2008   13:00 - 14:00
Intergenerational Transmission of Poverty and Child Well-being: A longitudinal analysis of Indonesia
Sarah Mohaupt (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

04 June 2008   13:00 - 14:00
Against Evidence-based Policy: The Damaging Effects of Misunderstanding What Social Research Can Achieve
Ben Baumberg (University of Kent)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 May 2008   13:00 - 14:00
Son Preference and Culture
Jas Ellis (LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 May 2008   13:00 - 14:00
The Flypaper Effect Revisited
Fernando Aragon (LSE) , joint with Sanchari Roy
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 March 2008   13:00 - 14:00
Railways and Migration: How much can infrastructure impact on urbanization and development?
Laura Ralston (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 March 2008   13:00 - 14:00
An economic approach to terrorism in Punjab
Prakarsh Singh (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 February 2008   13:00 - 14:00
The impact of the privatisation of the pension regimes in UK and Germany on social inequality
Michaela Willert (Freie Universitaet Berlin)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 February 2008   13:00 - 14:00
Supply chain structures, coordination costs and trade
Bernard Sinclair-Desgagne (HEC Montreal and CIRANO)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 January 2008   13:00 - 14:00
The politics of culture-led housing revitalisation in Shanghai: The case of Taikang Road Creative Industry Cluster, 1998-2007
Stephen Wang (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

05 December 2007   13:00 - 14:00
The household wealth distribution in Spain: The role of housing and financial wealth
Francisco Azpitarte Reposeiras (University of Vigo)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 November 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Fiscal incentives: Testing for China's sub-national governments
Jin Wang (EOPP, STICERD)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

21 November 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Wage inequality and education choices in Latin America: A general equilibrium approach
Chiara Binelli (UCL)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 November 2007   12:30 - 14:00
Decolonization: the role of changing world factor endowments
Vikram Pathania (Department of Management, LSE)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

24 October 2007   13:00 - 14:00
A probabalistic voting model of indirect taxation with single-minded groups
Emanuele Canegrati (UCSC Milan and DARP Visitor)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 June 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Wine, exchange rates and divorce: Evidence from Chile to UK exports
Rocco Machiavello (Oxford University)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 June 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Tax evasion as a global game: an experiment
Miguel Sanchez (STICERD/DARP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 June 2007   13:00 - 14:00
TBA
Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay (STICERD / DARP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 June 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Housing choice of rural to urban migrant workers - survey results from Tianjin, PRC
Bingqin Li (Social Policy, London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

31 May 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Divided We Stand, United We Fall: Religious Pluralism, Giving and Volunteering Efforts
Francesca Borgonovi (OECD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 May 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Neighbourhood and School Effects on Educational Goals and Achievement
Ann Owens (Harvard University and CASE visitor)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 May 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Sustainable regeneration, sustainable communities or both? Assessing the impact of housing renewal of community sustainability - a theoretical model
Catalina Turcu (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 May 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Poverty, capabilities and the welfare state
Gianluca Busilacchi (Ancona University and CASE visitor)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 March 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Why decolonisation?
Vikram Pathania (Department of Management, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 March 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Social and economic disadvantages of workers laid off from state-owned enterprises in Northeast China
Mingzhu Dong (CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 February 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Corporate tax coordination schemes and welfare: A general equilibrium analysis
Pedro Gomes (PEP, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 February 2007   13:00 - 14:00
History, ethics and organisations' reputation
Tianxi Wang (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 January 2007   13:00 - 14:00
Is subjective goodwill excluded from accounting income?
Yuko Katsuo (Visitor to the Japanese Studies Programme)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 December 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Employment pathways for mothers in low skilled work: Evidence from the British Lone Parent Cohort
Kitty Stewart (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 December 2006   13:00 - 14:00
The interaction between family and work histories and their impact on incomes in later life among older women in the UK
Tom Sefton (Advisor on Social Policy and Economics, Church of England)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 November 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Anti-evasion policy in the presence of common income shocks
Miguel Sanchez (STICERD/DARP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 November 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Redistributive taxation and public expenditure
Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay (STICERD / DARP) , joint with Joan Esteban
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 November 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Doing well by doing good: Formal volunteering and subjective well-being in the United States
Francesca Borgonovi (OECD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 November 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Party democracy, political competition and quality of politicians
Erlend Berg (Oxford)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

25 October 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Political economy in the early years of social security
Radu Ban (EOPP)
Location: Meeting Room, LRB 532
5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

18 October 2006   13:00 - 14:00
TBC
Tianxi Wang (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 October 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Broad cross-license agreements in the semiconductor industry: Waiting to persuade?
Alberto Galasso (Economics of Industry, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 June 2006   13:00 - 14:00
National identity vs ethnic identity
CANCELLED
Paolo Masella (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 June 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Occupational choice between formality, informality and self-employment
Melanie Khamis (IZA, Bonn)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 June 2006   13:00 - 14:00
tbc
CANCELLED
Hannes Mueller (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

07 June 2006   13:00 - 14:00
What motivates nonprofits and for-profits to compete for aid contracts? Theory and evidence
Marieke Huysentruyt (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

24 May 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Taking care of the elderly: Political economy in the early years of social security
Radu Ban (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 May 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Economic consequences of wars: Evidence from landmine contamination in Mozambique
Ouarda Merrouche (European University Institute and IFAU Uppsala University)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

10 May 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Cross-license agreements in the semiconductor industry: Waiting to persuade?
Alberto Galasso (Economics of Industry, STICERD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 March 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Modelling vulnerability in the UK
Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay (STICERD / DARP) , joint with Frank Cowell
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

22 February 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Child poverty in the twentieth century
Lucinda Platt (Department of Social Policy, LSE and CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 February 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Managerial incentive, corporate control and outside finance: A theory of capital structure
Xuewen Liu (LSE - FMG)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 February 2006   13:00 - 14:00
Divide and conquer: Tax evasion as a global game
Miguel Sanchez (STICERD/DARP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 January 2006   13:00 - 14:00
The social cost of near-rational investment
Tarek Hassan (University of Chicago)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 November 2005   13:00 - 14:00
Does it pay to study far from home? Explaining the returns to geographic mobility of Italian college graduates
Mattia Makovec (European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

09 November 2005   13:00 - 14:00
Organisation's self and brandname's value
Tianxi Wang (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 November 2005   13:00 - 14:00
The incidence of an earned income tax credit: Evaluating the impact on wages in the UK
Ghazala Azmat (CEP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 October 2005   13:00 - 14:00
Cross-country determinants of vertical integration
Rocco Machiavello (Oxford University)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

29 June 2005   13:00 - 14:00
Vertical Integration and Credit Markets.
Rocco Machiavello (Oxford University)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

15 June 2005   13:00 - 14:00
Qualitative Voting in Conflict Resolution Situations: An Experimental Analysis.
Rafael Hortala-Vallve (LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

08 June 2005   13:00 - 14:00
Did Decentralization Give Rise to Strategic Interactions in the Provision of Schooling? - Evidence from a Swedish Reform.
Karin Edmark (DARP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

01 June 2005   13:00 - 14:00
t.b.a.
Eleni Karagiannaki (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

25 May 2005   13:00 - 14:00
On the persistence of Inequality.
David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

18 May 2005   13:00 - 14:00
Income Distribution, Ethnic Heterogeneity and School Choice. Theory and Evidence from the UK.
Inger Munk (EOPP, STICERD, LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

11 May 2005   13:00 - 14:00
The value of participation and the effect of cheap talk in a dictator game.
Cornelius Schaub (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

04 May 2005   13:00 - 14:00
t.b.a.
Patrick Francois (University of British Columbia)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 April 2005   13:00 - 14:00
Rainy Tuesdays: Distinguishing Strategic Voters from Naive Voters in US Elections.
Radu Ban (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 January 2005   12:30 - 14:00
'Large Sample Properties of Matching Estimators for Average Treatment Effects'
Alberto Abadie (Harvard University) , joint with Guido Imbens (UC Berkeley and NBER)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 June 2004   13:00 - 14:00
The Impact of Progress on Child Health Outcomes
Carmen Huerta (OECD)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

23 June 2004   13:00 - 14:00
The Nature of Creative Development: Thoughts about Individualism and Social Systems
Jonathan Feinstein (Yale University)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

16 June 2004   13:00 - 14:00
Developmental Coalition and Urban Redevelopment of Inner City Residential Areas: with reference to Beijing and Seoul
Hyun-Bang Shin (CASE / FMG / LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

02 June 2004   13:00 - 14:00
Girls' Educational Outcomes in Bangladesh and the Role of Non-formal Schools
Pataporn Sukontamarn (STICERD / EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

26 May 2004   13:00 - 14:00
CANCELLED!!
CANCELLED
Rocco Machiavello (Oxford University)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

19 May 2004   13:00 - 14:00
Seven Decades of Nonmarital Childbearing in the United States
Bob Plotnik (University of Washington)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 May 2004   13:00 - 14:00
Poverty in Spain: 1993-2000. A static and dynamic approach
Elena Barcenae (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

04 May 2004   13:00 - 14:00
Can Governments Change the Way People Behave?
Jake Elster (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 April 2004   13:00 - 14:00
Centre-State Relations and Economic Growth across Indian States - Some Preliminary Evidence
Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay (STICERD / DARP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

20 March 2002   13:00 - 14:00
Should Prime Ministers be Elected?
Barbara Veronese (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 March 2002   13:00 - 14:00
The Fiscal Leviathan in a Multiple Equilibria Model of Sectoral Allocation
Riccardo Puglisi (Universita di Padua)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

27 February 2002   13:00 - 14:00
Helping Communities Find Sustainable Solutions
Jake Elster (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

13 February 2002   13:00 - 14:00
The Effect of Child Labor on Parents' Labor Supply: Evidence from India
Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

06 February 2002   13:00 - 14:00
Preference Reversals
Frank Cowell (PEP, STICERD, London School of Economics)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

30 January 2002   13:00 - 14:00
Social Networks and Technology Adoption in Northern Mozambique
Oriana Bandiera (LSE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

16 January 2002   12:30 - 13:30
Informed Principal and Correlation
Michela Cella (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

12 December 2001   13:00 - 14:00
Well-being and Exclusion in Europe's Regions
Kitty Stewart (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

28 November 2001   13:00 - 14:00
On the Measurement of Poverty when Needs Differ
Udo Ebert (DARP Visitor)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

21 November 2001   13:00 - 14:00
Do People Know What Makes Them Happy?
Orsolya Lelkes (CASE)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

14 November 2001   13:00 - 14:00
Equalization and Tax Competition: Theory and Evidence
Leonzio Rizzo (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

31 October 2001   13:00 - 14:00
International Organizations and Welfare States at Odds? The Case of Sweden and the OECD, 1975-2000
Eero Carroll (CASE Visitor)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

17 October 2001   13:00 - 14:00
What Makes a Revolution?
Robert MacCulloch (EOPP)
Location: 32L 3.05
3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH