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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).

Entry is on a first-come first-served basis. No registration is required but places are limited. A light lunch will be available.

Seminar organisers: Miguel Espinosa and Dana Kassem.

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Friday  25 November 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Sorting with Misperceptions: An Application to Income Inequality

Lisa Windsteiger (STICERD, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  18 November 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Spying in Contests

Zhuoqiong (Charlie) Chen (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  11 November 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Trust and CO2 Emissions: Cooperation on a Global Scale

Ara Jo (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  04 November 2016  13:00 - 14:00

CANCELLED

Jun Goto (Hitotsubashi University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  10 June 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Reference ages and retirement: Evidence from Germany

Arthur Seibold (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  03 June 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Vertical integration and knowledge: The lobbyists' case

Miguel Espinosa (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  27 May 2016  13:00 - 14:00

TBC

Florian Blum (STICERD, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  20 May 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Credit networks' responses to a natural disaster: Evidence from Roscas and the Indian Ocean Tsunami

Kristina Czura (University of Munich) , joint with Stefan Klonner (University of Heidelberg)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 May 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Estimating spillovers using panel data with a factor structure

Hao Dong (Department of Economics, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 May 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Railroad, Technology Adoption, and Urbanization: Evidence from New Data in 1884-1920 Japan

Junichi Yamasaki (Department of Economics, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  29 April 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Patronage and the origins of state capacity: Evidence from the British Empire

Guo Xu (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  18 March 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Taxation, information and withholding: Evidence from Costa Rica

Anne Brockmeyer (World Bank) , joint with Marco Hernandez

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  11 March 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Behavioural response to property transaction tax: Evidence from time notches in Hong Kong stamp duty

Eddy Tam (STICERD, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  04 March 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Competition and macro-prudential regulation: Evidence from the UK mortgage supermarket

Matteo Benetton (Economics, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  26 February 2016  13:00 - 14:00

TBC

 Practice Job Market Seminar

32L 4.10, 4th Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  19 February 2016  13:00 - 14:00

Multitasking politicians and the design of transparency policies

Michel Azulai (STICERD, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  11 December 2015  13:00 - 14:00

Vertical Integration & Human Capital

Miguel Espinosa (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  04 December 2015  13:00 - 14:00

Learning of behavioural consumers: a new explanation for cellphone contracts

Pedro Alves (London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  27 November 2015  13:00 - 14:00

The diffusion of Production techniques

Torsten Walter (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 November 2015  13:00 - 14:00

The relationship between parental leave duration and job satisfaction of mothers: evidence from a quasi experiment in Germany

Elena Mariani (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 November 2015  13:00 - 14:00

Delegation in Public Service Provision: Evidence from Tanzania

Florian Blum (STICERD, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  12 June 2015  13:00 - 14:00

Goal Setting and Raising the Bar: a Field Experiment

Max Van Lent (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  29 May 2015  13:00 - 14:00

Board Composition and Resource Misallocation: Manager-Country Matching in World Bank Projects

Nicola Limodio (Economics, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  20 March 2015  13:00 - 14:00

Incentives in office and local government behavior: an empirical application

Michele Valsecchi (University of Gothenburg)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  06 March 2015  13:00 - 14:00

Absenteeism and Productivity: Evidence from Indian Firms

Giulia Zane (STICERD, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  20 February 2015  13:00 - 14:00

Preference Identi?cation Under Inconsistent Choice

Daniel Reck (University of Michigan)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 February 2015  13:00 - 14:00

Citizen protest

Sutanuka Roy (Department of Economics, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  05 December 2014  13:00 - 14:00

Ethnic Favoritism: An Axiom of Politics?

Michele Valsecchi (University of Gothenburg)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 November 2014  13:00 - 14:00

Decentralized Learning in a Retail Network

Kohei Kawaguchi (STICERD,LSE)

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32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  31 October 2014  13:00 - 14:00

Social insurance and conflict: Evidence from India

Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  13 June 2014  13:00 - 14:00

Patterns of household income dynamics in the EU through the Great Recession

Philippe Van Kerm (CEPS/INSTEAD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 June 2014  13:00 - 14:00

The power of taxation: sources of revenue and local development in Colombia

Luis Martinez (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  30 May 2014  13:15 - 14:30
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Estimating Social Networks without Network Data

Pedro Souza (STICERD, LSE)

32L 4.10, 4th Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  23 May 2014  13:00 - 14:00

The Value Added of Aid Projects

Nicola Limodio (Economics, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  16 May 2014  13:00 - 14:00

I've got the power: granting bureaucrats discretion

Sarah Sandford (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  02 May 2014  13:00 - 14:00

TBC

Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  02 May 2014  13:00 - 14:00

The Changing Nature of Energy Supply and Demand in the US

Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  21 March 2014  13:00 - 14:00

Stimulus effect of the UK 2008 VAT rate cut

Mohammad Vesal (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  20 March 2014  13:00 - 14:00

Incentives in office and local government behavior: an empirical application

Michele Valsecchi (University of Gothenburg)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 March 2014  13:00 - 14:00

Political Hierarchy, Centralization of Governance and Regional Development: Evidence from China

Shiyu Bo (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  07 March 2014  13:00 - 14:00

Insurance structure, risk-sharing and investment choices: an empirical investigation

Laura Munro (Department of International Development, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 February 2014  13:00 - 14:00

CANCELLED

Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 February 2014  13:00 - 14:00

Civilian-militant model

Sutanuka Roy (Department of Economics, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 December 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Fracking Growth

Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 December 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Competing Intermediaries

Can Celiktemur (LSE, STICERD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  29 November 2013  13:00 - 14:00

TBC

Jon de Quidt (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  15 November 2013  13:00 - 14:00

The Mission: Economic Persistence, Human Capital Transmission and Culture in South America

Felipe Valencia-Caicedo (UPF)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  05 July 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Recruiting Workers Under Framed Incentives: An Online Labor Market Experiment

Jon de Quidt (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 June 2013  13:00 - 14:00

TBC

Anett Hofmann (EOPP, STICERD)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  21 June 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Can Voters Reward Prudent Managers of Public Funds in Kenya?

Kelly Zhang (visiting PhD,Stanford)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 June 2013  13:00 - 14:00

The take-up of Finnish Social Assistance: reaching the poor?

Tuuli Ylinen (visiting PhD, Aalto University)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  07 June 2013  12:00 - 13:00
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Winners and Losers in the Labour Market: Heterogeneous Effects from Brazil-China Trade

Francisco Costa (EOPP, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  31 May 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Contract Framing and Selection in the Social Sector: The Role of Earning Expectations

Erika Deserranno (STICERD, LSE)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  24 May 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Estimating Channels of Diffusion in Networks

Pedro Souza (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  17 May 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Consumer Search. Evidence from Path Data

Fabio Pinna (Economics of Industry, STICERD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  03 May 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Democratic Clubs

Patrick Blanchenay (Department of Economics, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  22 March 2013  13:00 - 14:00

The remnants of war: Sex industry in Thailand

Abel Brodeur (Paris School of Economics (PSE))

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

Various Speakers 

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  08 March 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Explaining low adoption of techniques with altruism and dynamic inconsistency

Pedro Alves (London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  22 February 2013  13:00 - 14:00

The causal impact of better transport accessibility on schooling outcomes: Evidence from Chile

Kenzo Asahi (CASE, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  08 February 2013  13:00 - 14:00

Do Sanctions Matter? Exporter-level evidence from Iran

Jamal Haidar (Paris School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 December 2012  13:00 - 14:00

Demand for Conditionality

Munir Squires (EOPP, STICERD)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Friday  07 December 2012  13:00 - 14:00

Time-inconsistency and Delay in Bargaining

Sebastian Kodritsch (LSE)

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32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  30 November 2012  13:00 - 14:00

The Measurement of Educational Inequality: Achievement and Opportunity

Francisco Ferreira (World Bank)

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32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  23 November 2012  13:00 - 14:00

Careerism and the Occurrence of Biases in Organizations

Melania Nica (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  29 June 2012  13:00 - 14:00

CANCELLED

Rod Hick (CASE, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  15 June 2012  13:00 - 14:00

Estimating Networks: Lasso for Spatial Weights

Pedro Souza (STICERD, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  08 June 2012  13:00 - 14:00

Mortgage Modification and the Cost of Mortgage Credit

Michelle White (UCSD, visiting EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  25 May 2012  13:00 - 14:00

The welfare cost of unpriced heterogeneity in insurance markets

Valentino Dardanoni (University of Palermo)

FMG Conference Room, LRB 407, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Friday  11 May 2012  13:00 - 14:00

Taxes and the Choice of Organizational Form by Entrepreneurs in Sweden

Roger Gordon (UCSD, visiting EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  02 March 2012  13:00 - 14:00

Redesigning microsavings - a substitute for microcredit?

Anett Hofmann (EOPP, STICERD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  03 February 2012  13:00 - 14:00

Does AIDS treatment stimulate negative behavioural response?

Plamen Nikolov (Harvard University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  02 December 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Middlemen, Bargaining and Price Information: Is knowledge power?

Tara Mitchell (EOPP, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  25 November 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Locust. Estimating the Impact of a Plague

Abel Schumann (Stockholm School of Economics, visiting STICERD)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Friday  18 November 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Does Political Competition Reduce the Selection of Self-Serving Politicians?

Alois Stutzer (University of Basel)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  11 November 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Social class and cognitive development in childhood - the debate over the Feinstein graph

Kitty Stewart (CASE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 October 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Advertising expenditure and consumer prices

Ferdinand Rauch (Oxford, CEP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  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)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  29 June 2011  13:00 - 14:00

The insurance value of a public employment program: evidence from NREGA

Anne Brockmeyer (World Bank)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  01 June 2011  13:00 - 14:00

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Luke Miner (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  25 May 2011  13:00 - 14:00

The economic logic of Naxalite violence

Oliver Vanden Eynde (EOPP, LSE)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  11 May 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Weather shocks, sweet potatoes and peasant revolts in historical China

Ruixue Jia (IIES, Stockholm)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  16 March 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Rising claims for incapacity benefits: The fault of job strain?

Ben Baumberg (University of Kent)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  02 March 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Social Protection, Redistribution and Economic Growth

David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  09 February 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Democratisation and representation: Italy 1909-1913

Valentino Larcinese (Department of Government, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  26 January 2011  13:00 - 14:00

Measuring mobility: A new approach

Frank Cowell (PEP, STICERD, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  08 December 2010  13:00 - 14:00

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John Hills (CASE, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 November 2010  13:00 - 14:00

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Frank Cowell (PEP, STICERD, London School of Economics)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  23 June 2010  13:00 - 14:00

For Love AND for Money. Work motivations among childcare workers

Ludovica Gambaro (CASE, London School of Economics)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  16 June 2010  13:00 - 14:00

Effects of childhood poverty on youth unemployment in the UK

Yuka Uzuki (CASE, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  09 June 2010  13:00 - 14:00

Performance-based incentives versus direct inputs: An experiment targeting child malnutrition in Indian slums

Prakarsh Singh (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  02 June 2010  13:00 - 14:00

Carrying out independent reviews for Government

John Hills (CASE, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  17 February 2010  13:00 - 14:00

Foreign Influence and the Cold War History of Democracy in Latin America

Roberto Bonfatti (Oxford)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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

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

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  25 November 2009  13:00 - 14:00

A term on the MPC

Rohini Pande (Harvard)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

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

Sanchari Roy (EOPP, STICERD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  17 June 2009  13:00 - 14:00

Assessing the social sustainability of pension reforms in Europe

Aaron Grech (Department for Work and Pensions)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 June 2009  13:00 - 14:00

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Bingqin Li (Social Policy, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 March 2009  13:00 - 14:00

Concession and Repression in Civil Wars

Prakarsh Singh (EOPP) , joint with Aki Ishihara

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  29 October 2008  13:00 - 14:00

The Military, War and Political Power: Theory and Evidence

Gabriel Leon (EOPP and LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  08 October 2008  13:00 - 14:00

Son preference and sex ratios: How many 'missing women' are missing?

Jas Ellis (LSE)

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Wednesday  25 June 2008  13:00 - 14:00

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Ann-Sofie Isaksson (University of Gothenburg)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  11 June 2008  13:00 - 14:00

Intergenerational Transmission of Poverty and Child Well-being: A longitudinal analysis of Indonesia

Sarah Mohaupt (CASE, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  28 May 2008  13:00 - 14:00

Son Preference and Culture

Jas Ellis (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  21 May 2008  13:00 - 14:00

The Flypaper Effect Revisited

Fernando Aragon (LSE) , joint with Sanchari Roy

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  12 March 2008  13:00 - 14:00

Railways and Migration: How much can infrastructure impact on urbanization and development?

Laura Ralston (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  05 March 2008  13:00 - 14:00

An economic approach to terrorism in Punjab

Prakarsh Singh (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  06 February 2008  13:00 - 14:00

Supply chain structures, coordination costs and trade

Bernard Sinclair-Desgagne (HEC Montreal and CIRANO)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  28 November 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Fiscal incentives: Testing for China's sub-national governments

Jin Wang (EOPP, STICERD)

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Wednesday  21 November 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Wage inequality and education choices in Latin America: A general equilibrium approach

Chiara Binelli (UCL)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  14 November 2007  12:30 - 14:00
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Decolonization: the role of changing world factor endowments

Vikram Pathania (Department of Management, LSE)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  27 June 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Wine, exchange rates and divorce: Evidence from Chile to UK exports

Rocco Machiavello (Oxford University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  20 June 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Tax evasion as a global game: an experiment

Miguel Sanchez (STICERD/DARP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  13 June 2007  13:00 - 14:00

TBA

Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay (STICERD / DARP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  31 May 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Divided We Stand, United We Fall: Religious Pluralism, Giving and Volunteering Efforts

Francesca Borgonovi (OECD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  30 May 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Neighbourhood and School Effects on Educational Goals and Achievement

Ann Owens (Harvard University and CASE visitor)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  09 May 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Poverty, capabilities and the welfare state

Gianluca Busilacchi (Ancona University and CASE visitor)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  14 March 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Why decolonisation?

Vikram Pathania (Department of Management, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  21 February 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Corporate tax coordination schemes and welfare: A general equilibrium analysis

Pedro Gomes (PEP, STICERD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  14 February 2007  13:00 - 14:00

History, ethics and organisations' reputation

Tianxi Wang (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  17 January 2007  13:00 - 14:00

Is subjective goodwill excluded from accounting income?

Yuko Katsuo (Visitor to the Japanese Studies Programme)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  29 November 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Anti-evasion policy in the presence of common income shocks

Miguel Sanchez (STICERD/DARP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  15 November 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Redistributive taxation and public expenditure

Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay (STICERD / DARP) , joint with Joan Esteban

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  01 November 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Party democracy, political competition and quality of politicians

Erlend Berg (Oxford)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  25 October 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Political economy in the early years of social security

Radu Ban (EOPP)

Meeting Room, LRB 532, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  18 October 2006  13:00 - 14:00

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Tianxi Wang (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  11 October 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Broad cross-license agreements in the semiconductor industry: Waiting to persuade?

Alberto Galasso (Economics of Industry, STICERD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  28 June 2006  13:00 - 14:00

CANCELLED

Paolo Masella (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  21 June 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Occupational choice between formality, informality and self-employment

Melanie Khamis (IZA, Bonn)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  14 June 2006  13:00 - 14:00

CANCELLED

Hannes Mueller (Institute for Economic Analysis (CSIC))

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  07 June 2006  13:00 - 14:00

What motivates nonprofits and for-profits to compete for aid contracts? Theory and evidence

Marieke Huysentruyt (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  24 May 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Taking care of the elderly: Political economy in the early years of social security

Radu Ban (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 May 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Cross-license agreements in the semiconductor industry: Waiting to persuade?

Alberto Galasso (Economics of Industry, STICERD)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  01 March 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Modelling vulnerability in the UK

Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay (STICERD / DARP) , joint with Frank Cowell

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  22 February 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Child poverty in the twentieth century

Lucinda Platt (Department of Social Policy, LSE and CASE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  08 February 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Managerial incentive, corporate control and outside finance: A theory of capital structure

Xuewen Liu (LSE - FMG)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  01 February 2006  13:00 - 14:00

Divide and conquer: Tax evasion as a global game

Miguel Sanchez (STICERD/DARP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  25 January 2006  13:00 - 14:00

The social cost of near-rational investment

Tarek Hassan (University of Chicago)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  09 November 2005  13:00 - 14:00

Organisation's self and brandname's value

Tianxi Wang (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  12 October 2005  13:00 - 14:00

Cross-country determinants of vertical integration

Rocco Machiavello (Oxford University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  29 June 2005  13:00 - 14:00

Vertical Integration and Credit Markets.

Rocco Machiavello (Oxford University)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  15 June 2005  13:00 - 14:00

Qualitative Voting in Conflict Resolution Situations: An Experimental Analysis.

Rafael Hortala-Vallve (LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  01 June 2005  13:00 - 14:00

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Eleni Karagiannaki (CASE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  25 May 2005  13:00 - 14:00

On the persistence of Inequality.

David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  11 May 2005  13:00 - 14:00

The value of participation and the effect of cheap talk in a dictator game.

Cornelius Schaub (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  04 May 2005  13:00 - 14:00

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Patrick Francois (University of British Columbia)

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Wednesday  27 April 2005  13:00 - 14:00

Rainy Tuesdays: Distinguishing Strategic Voters from Naive Voters in US Elections.

Radu Ban (EOPP)

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Friday  14 January 2005  12:30 - 14:00
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'Large Sample Properties of Matching Estimators for Average Treatment Effects'

Alberto Abadie (Harvard University) , joint with Guido Imbens (UC Berkeley and NBER)

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Wednesday  30 June 2004  13:00 - 14:00

The Impact of Progress on Child Health Outcomes

Carmen Huerta (OECD)

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Wednesday  23 June 2004  13:00 - 14:00

The Nature of Creative Development: Thoughts about Individualism and Social Systems

Jonathan Feinstein (Yale University)

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Wednesday  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)

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Wednesday  02 June 2004  13:00 - 14:00

Girls' Educational Outcomes in Bangladesh and the Role of Non-formal Schools

Pataporn Sukontamarn (STICERD / EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  26 May 2004  13:00 - 14:00

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Rocco Machiavello (Oxford University)

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Wednesday  19 May 2004  13:00 - 14:00

Seven Decades of Nonmarital Childbearing in the United States

Bob Plotnik (University of Washington)

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Wednesday  12 May 2004  13:00 - 14:00

Poverty in Spain: 1993-2000. A static and dynamic approach

Elena Barcenae (CASE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Tuesday  04 May 2004  13:00 - 14:00

Can Governments Change the Way People Behave?

Jake Elster (CASE)

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Wednesday  28 April 2004  13:00 - 14:00

Centre-State Relations and Economic Growth across Indian States - Some Preliminary Evidence

Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay (STICERD / DARP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  20 March 2002  13:00 - 14:00

Should Prime Ministers be Elected?

Barbara Veronese (EOPP)

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Wednesday  06 March 2002  13:00 - 14:00

The Fiscal Leviathan in a Multiple Equilibria Model of Sectoral Allocation

Riccardo Puglisi (Universita di Padua)

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Wednesday  27 February 2002  13:00 - 14:00

Helping Communities Find Sustainable Solutions

Jake Elster (CASE)

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Wednesday  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)

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Wednesday  06 February 2002  13:00 - 14:00

Preference Reversals

Frank Cowell (PEP, STICERD, London School of Economics)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  30 January 2002  13:00 - 14:00

Social Networks and Technology Adoption in Northern Mozambique

Oriana Bandiera (LSE)

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Wednesday  16 January 2002  12:30 - 13:30
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Informed Principal and Correlation

Michela Cella (EOPP)

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Wednesday  12 December 2001  13:00 - 14:00

Well-being and Exclusion in Europe's Regions

Kitty Stewart (CASE)

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Wednesday  28 November 2001  13:00 - 14:00

On the Measurement of Poverty when Needs Differ

Udo Ebert (DARP Visitor)

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Wednesday  21 November 2001  13:00 - 14:00

Do People Know What Makes Them Happy?

Orsolya Lelkes (CASE)

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Wednesday  14 November 2001  13:00 - 14:00

Equalization and Tax Competition: Theory and Evidence

Leonzio Rizzo (EOPP)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  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)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  17 October 2001  13:00 - 14:00

What Makes a Revolution?

Robert MacCulloch (EOPP)

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