Past Events

Disintegration is Driving Insecurity: What to Do in a World of Oligarchs and Algorithms, and How Can Development Cooperation Contribute?

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027 Room 405

Disintegration is Driving Insecurity: What to Do in a World of Oligarchs and Algorithms, and How Can Development Cooperation Contribute?

Promoting Development Through Generating Evidence

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027 Room 1201

Promoting development through generating evidence (and helping it get used): A talk from IPA Executive Director and SIPA Alumni: Annie Duflo, Executive Director; Benjamin Tan, M&E Engagement Manager (MPA-DP 2018); and Brennan Shearer, Policy Manager (MPA-DP 2018)

Development Workshop: Ben Olken

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027 Room 707

As part of Columbia University's Spring 2019 Political Economy and Development Workshop, Ben Olken will present "Tax Administration vs. Tax Rates: Evidence from Corporate Income Taxation in Indonesia" (joint with M. Chatib Basri, Mayara Felix and Rema Hanna) at the Development Seminar.

Book presentation: How Nations Succeed Manufacturing, Trade, Industrial Policy and Economic Development

Monday, April 8, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027 Room 1302

Book presentation: How Nations Succeed Manufacturing, Trade, Industrial Policy and Economic Development

Development Colloquium: Lorenzo Lagos

Monday, April 8, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027 Room 1101

As part of the Spring 2019 Development Colloquium, Lorenzo Lagos will present "Fallback Positions in Collective Bargaining: Evidence from Industrial Relations in Brazil."

Development Colloquium: Hailey Nguyen

Friday, April 5, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027 Room 1101

As part of Columbia University's Spring 2019 Development Colloquium, Hailey Nguyen will present "The Effects of Attending Better Schools."

Development Workshop: Gabriel Ulyssea

Thursday, April 4, 2019
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027 Room 1101

As part of Columbia University's Spring 2019 Development Workshop, Gabriel Ulyssea presented "Formal and Informal Firm Dynamics" at the Development Seminar.