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 December 2014   13:00 - 14:00
TBC
CANCELLED
Laura Munro (Department of International Development, 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

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
Ruth Lupton (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 (CASE)
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 (CEP)
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