GEM Seminar

In International Political Economy Seminar

Seminars will be held on Thursdays from 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM in Cornell Hall, Room D307 at the Anderson School. For questions regarding the seminar, please send an email to seminar organizer, Nico Voigtlaender.

For an appointment with a seminar speaker, email Cynthia Rueda


Fall 2014
Date Speaker Institution Presentation Title
Oct.
03


Justine Hastings Brown University Are some degrees worth more than others? Evidence from college admission cutoffs in Chile
Oct.
09
Nancy Qian Yale University The Institutional Causes of China's Great Famine, 1959-1961  
Oct.
23
Paolo Pinotti Bocconi University Clicking on Heaven's Door: The Effect of Immigrant Legalization on Crime
Oct.
24
Seema Jayachandran Northwestern University Does Economic Growth Reduce Corruption? Theory and Evidence from Vietnam
Dec.
04
Ludger Woessmann

University of Munich Human Capital and Income Differences across States: Development Accounting for the U.S.

 


Winter 2015
Date Speaker Institution Presentation Title
Jan.
15


Kati Souminen UCLA Anderson Going Global: Promoting the Internationalization of Small and Mid-Size Enterprises in Latin America and the Caribbean
Feb.
26
Noam Yuchtman UC Berkeley CANCELED  
Mar.
19
Douglas A. Irwin Dartmouth College Tariff Incidence: Evidence from U.S. Sugar Duties, 1890-1930

 


Spring 2015

Date Speaker Institution Presentation Title
Apr.
02


Suresh Naidu Columbia University Social Origins of Dictatorships: Elite Networks and Political Transitions in Haiti
Apr.
16


Petra Moser Stanford University Copyright and Creativity: Evidence from Italian Operas  
Apr.
23
Noam Yuchtman UC Berkeley Identifying Ideology: Experimental Evidence on Anti-Americanism in Pakistan
Apr
30
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan University of Maryland Sovereign Risk and Bank Lending: Evidence from 1999 Turkish Earthquake
May
07
Ruben Durante Sciences Po Attack When the World Is Not Watching? International Media and the Israeli-Palestinian
Conflict
May
14
Peter Schott Yale University The Surprisingly Swift Decline of U.S. Manufacturing Employment
May
21
Ori Heffetz Cornell University TBA
May
28
Jorg Spenkuch Northwestern University Religion, Economics, and the Electoral Success of the Nazis

2013-2014 GEM Seminar Schedule
2012-2013 GEM Seminar Schedule
2011-2012 GEM Seminar Schedule
2010-2011 GEM Seminar Schedule
2009-2010 GEM Seminar Schedule

2008-2009 GEM Seminar Schedule