Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

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DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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Hosts: Department of Development and Security
Place: DIW Berlin, Mohrenstraße 58, 10117 Berlin
Room: see time table
Time: 12.30 - 2.00 pm


Coordinator: Katharina Lehmann-Uschner

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November 22, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

DENeB - 6th PhD Workshop

Location: Joan-Robinson-Raum
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002a
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 9:30 - 18:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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November 18, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

From workers to capitalists in less than two generations: A study of Chinese urban elite transformation between 1988 and 2013

Speaker: Li Yang, Paris School of Economics
Location: Conference Room 33002c nn
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002c
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

Economic and social transformation of China during the past 40 years is without precedent in human history. While the economic transformation was extensively studied, social transformation was not. In this paper, we use for the first time harmonized household surveys covering the period 1988-2013 to study the changes in the characteristics the richest 5 percent of China’s urban population. ...

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November 4, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Targeting Network Spillovers: Experimental Evidence from a Health Intervention in Zambia

Speaker: Anselm Hager, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Location: Besprechungsraum 33002c nn
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002c
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

We study how different network targeting mechanisms affect the direct and spillover impacts of a school-based health intervention in Zambia. Across 133 schools, we randomly assigned whether the intervention was administered to i) a random selection of students; ii) most central students; or iii) most central students and an additional friend. Our results indicate that the two-hour intervention had ...

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July 12, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Psychology and Behavioral Economics of Poverty

Speaker: Johannes Haushofer, Princeton University
Location: Karl Popper Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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June 17, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

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Speaker: Kate Orkin, University of Oxford
Location: Karl Popper Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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June 3, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Aggregating Distributional Treatment Effects: A Bayesian Hierarchical Analysis of the Microcredit Literature

Speaker: Rachael Meager, London School of Economics and Political Science
Location: Besprechungsraum 33002c nn
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002c
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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May 20, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Gender Wage Gaps and Worker Mobility: Evidence from the Garment Sector in Bangladesh

Speaker: Christopher Woodruff, University of Oxford
Location: Karl Popper Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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May 6, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

The Effects of Attending Kindergarten on Child Development in Rural India

Speaker: Joshua Dean, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Location: Besprechungsraum 33002c nn
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002c
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 13:00 - 14:30

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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February 21, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Social media and protests in China

Speaker: David Strömberg
Location: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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January 11, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Does Political Oversight of the Bureaucracy Increase Accountability? Field Experimental Evidence from an Electoral Autocracy

Speaker: Pia Raffler
Location: Karl Popper Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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January 10, 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Farmers to Entrepreneurs

Speaker: Salvatore die Falco
Location: Karl Popper Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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December 13, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Trojan Horse, Copycat, or Scapegoat? Re-examining the Refugees-Terrorism Nexus

Speaker: Julian Wucherpfennig
Location: Karl Popper Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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November 29, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Social Norms, Women's status and Domestic Violence: Evidence from India's Northeast

Speaker: Stefan Klonner
Location: Ferdinand Friedensburg Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.001
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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November 15, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

The Myth of the Misinformed Irregular Migrant? Insights from Nigeria

Speaker: Bernd Beber
Location: Joan Robinson Room
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002a
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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November 1, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Peer Effects and Academic Achievement: Experimental Evidence from Tracking and Bimodal Classrooms

Speaker: Veronica Frisancho, Inter-American Development Bank
Location: Karl-Popper-Raum
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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October 18, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Can audits backfire? Evidence from Public Procurement in Chile

Speaker: Dina Pomeranz, University of Zürich
Location: Ferdinand Friedensburg Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.001
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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July 19, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Exit as entry in antipoverty transfer programmes

Speaker: Armando Barrientos, University of Manchester
Location: Karl Popper Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: Please note changed time slot!
12:00 - 13:30


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July 17, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Are Households Credit Constrained for Sanitation? Experimental Evidence from India

Speaker: Britta Augsburg, Institute for Fiscal Studies
Location: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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June 21, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Polarising or unifying? The impact of priming on attitudes towards women empowerment in Tunisia

Speaker: Michael Grimm, Universität Passau
Location: Ferdinand Friedensburg Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.001
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

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June 7, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Can Audits Backfire? Evidence from Public Procurement in Chile

Speaker: Dina Pomeranz, University of Zürich
Location: Karl Popper Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Time: 12:30 - 14:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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