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

 TBA

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
28

Joerg Spenkuch

Northwestern University

TBA

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