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IFS/STICERD/UCL Development Economics Work In Progress Seminar Series

Many of our seminars and public events this year will continue as in person or as hybrid (online and in person) events. Please check our website listings and Twitter feed @STICERD_LSE for updates.

Unless otherwise specified, in-person seminars are open to the public.

Those unable to join the seminars in-person are welcome to participate via zoom if the event is hybrid.

This seminar series is jointly organized by the IFS, STICERD, and UCL.

IFS/STICERD/UCL Development Economics Work In Progress seminars are held on Thursdays in term time at 12:30-14:00, ONLINE, unless specified otherwise.

Seminar organisers: Oriana Bandiera (STICERD, LSE), Imran Rasul (UCL), Britta Augsburg (IFS) and Jonathan Weigel (LSE).

For further information please contact Lubala Chibwe, either by email:

Registration is required, via our mailing list:

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Rachel Cassidy (IFS and WB), joint with Anaya Dam, Wendy Janssens and Karlijn Morsink

This event is both online and in person

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

Rocco Macchiavello (LSE and CEP), joint with Mario Bernasconi, Miquel Espinosa and Carlos Suarez


Imran Rasul (UCL and IFS), joint with Andrea Smurra, Markus Goldstein, and Nik Buehren

This event is both online and in person

IFS, 7 Ridgmount Street, London, WC1E 7AE

Anne Brockmeyer (IFS), joint with Pierre Bachas, Alipio Ferreira, and Bassirou Sarr


Gabriella Conti (UCL and IFS), joint with Anup Malani, Phoebe Holtzman, Kosuke Imai, Cynthia Kinnan, Morgen Miller, Shailender Swaminathan, Alessandra Voena, Bartosz Woda


various speakers, joint with Antonella Bancalari, Alex Armand, Maitreesh Ghatak and Britta Augsburg


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