Development Colloquium Speakers

Urtkarsh Kumar
Friday, September 10
12:00 - 1:00
Economic Effects of Transport Infrastructure Quality
 
Florian Grosset and Palaash Bhargava
Friday, September 17
12:00 - 1:00
Missing Entrepreneurs and the Social Cost of Failure
Birds of a feather flock together?: Transmission of behavioral traits in endogenous peer networks
 
Dario Alberto Romero Fonseca
Friday, September 24
12:00 - 1:00
An Empire Lost: Spanish Industry and the Effect of Colonial Markets and Trade on Innovation
 
Tam Mai
Friday, October 1
12:00 - 1:00
Residential Segregation and Neighbor-Based Informal Hiring
 
Seung-Hun Lee
Friday, October 8
12:00 - 1:00
Impact of Mayor Assassinations in Mexico on Local State Capacity
 
BooKang Seol
Friday, October 15
12:00 - 1:00
Why Community-Driven Development (CDD) Projects Often Fail to Develop Social Institutions
 
Olufemi Olaleye and Cheng Jin
Friday, October 29
12:00 - 1:00
The relationship between education and select measures of female empowerment. An exploration using Zambian data 
Effects of Hukuo Reforms in China
 
Naman Garg and Sakshi Gupta
Friday, November 5
12:00 - 1:00
Fake News and Corrective Information: Field Experiment in India
Liquidity Constraints and Investment in Education
 
Bruno Velloso and Roberta Tabajara
Friday, November 12
12:00 - 1:00
The Effect of Portfolio Flows on Development Outcomes 
 
William Mathew Davis and Akanksha Vardani
Friday, November 19
12:00 - 1:00
Global Inequality Over a Century of Climate Change
Female Education and Marriage Markets in India
 
Dian Jiao and Parijat Lal
Friday, December 3
12:00 - 1:00
The Effect of Trade Liberalization on Markups and Qualities: Evidence from India
Geopolitical Sanctions and Tax Structure