Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

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April 9, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

On the Mechanics of the Resource Curse: Experimental Evidence from Mozambique

Speaker: Alexander Coutts, Nova SBE
Zeit:
  • 11:30 - 13:00
    This seminar will exceptionally take place at WZB, room A310

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 22, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Achieving Universal Health Coverage without an Enforceable Mandate: Evidence from a large-scale randomized experiment in Indonesia

Speaker: Rema Hanna, Harvard University
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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 15, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

The Lost Human Capital: Teacher Knowledge and Student Achievement in Africa

Speaker: Tessa Bold, Stockholm University
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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February 1, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Econometric(k)s, Replication and Economic Science – The Case of Microfinance

Speaker: Maren Duvendack, University of East Anglia
Zeit:
  • 13:00 - 14:30
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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January 18, 2018
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Measuring Poverty and Vulnerability in Real Time

Speaker: Joshua Blumenstock, University of California, Berkeley
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:30
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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December 21, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Failing and Successful Sequences of Democratization: Has the Study of Democratization Been Misleading for 60 Years?

Speaker: Staffan Lindberg, Universität Gothenburg
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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November 30, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Aid on Demand: African Leaders and the Geography of China’s Foreign Assistance

Speaker: Axel Dreher, Universität Heidelberg
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

Abstract

November 23, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Institutions and Technocratic Skill in Local Economic Development

Speaker: Maarten Voors, Wageningen University
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

Abstract

November 2, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Water Inequality and conflict

Speaker: Katrin Millock, Paris School of Economics
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:30
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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October 19, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Bank Deposits and Liquidity Regulation: Evidence from Ethiopia

Speaker: Nicola Limodio, Bocconi University
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

Abstract

September 14, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

The effects of IMF programs on economic growth in low income countries: an empirical anlysis

Speaker: Dane Rowlands, Carleton University
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Arthur-Cecil-Pigou-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002C
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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.

July 13, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Social accountability and service delivery: Evidence from a large-scale experiment in Uganda

Speaker: Nathan Fiala, University of Connecticut
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Eleanor-Dulles-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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.

July 6, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Gender Peer Effects, Non-Cognitive Skills and Marriage Market Outcomes: Evidence from Single-Sex Schools in the UK

Speaker: Katja Kaufmann, University of Mannheim
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Ferdinand-Friedensburg-Raum
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.001
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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.

June 22, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Why do women cooperate more in women’s groups? Evidence from a field experiment and structural model in Congo

Speaker: Macartan Humphreys, Columbia and WZB
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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.

June 8, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

The impact of environmental shocks on migration drivers: The case of rural-urban migration in India

Speaker: Matthias Kalkuhl, Mercator Research Institute
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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.

May 11, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Do food subsidies improve nutrition?

Speaker: Priya Bhagowalia, Jawaharlal Nehru University
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Eleanor-Dulles-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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.

April 27, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

One-off Subsidies and Long-Run Adoption – Experimental Evidence on Improved Cooking Stoves in Senegal

Speaker: Jörg Peters, RWI Essen
Zeit:
  • 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Ferdinand-Friedensburg-Raum
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.001
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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.

February 23, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

So Much Potential!: The Case of Agricultural Index Insurance

Speaker: Barry Barnett, Mississippi State University
Zeit:
  • 17:30 - 19:00
Location: Eleanor-Dulles-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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.

February 16, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Growing Markets through Business Training for Female Entrepreneurs: A Market-Level Randomized Experiment in Kenya

Speaker: David McKenzie  (World Bank)
Zeit:
  • 17:30 - 19:00
Location: Ferdinand-Friedensburg-Raum
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.001
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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.

January 26, 2017
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Self-Help-Groups and Social Capital: Evidence from Cambodia

Speaker: Matthias Rieger, Erasmus University
Zeit:
  • 17:30 - 19:00
Location: Eleanor-Dulles-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

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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