Conferences & Seminars

Berkeley Center for Economics and Politics

Friday, September 8

9:30 AM -10:00AM

Breakfast

10:00 AM-11:00AM

William Easterly (NYU)

"In Search of Reforms for Growth: New Stylized Facts on Policy and Growth Outcomes"

 

11:00 AM-12:00PM

Ray Fisman (Boston University)

"Social Ties and the Selection of China's Political Elite"

 

12:00 PM-1:30 PM

Lunch

1:30 PM-2:30 PM

Scott Ashworth (University of Chicago)

 

 

2:30 PM-3:00 PM

Break

3:00 PM-4:00 PM

Kate Casey (Stanford)

 "Community Development in the Long Run"

 

4:00 PM-4:30 PM

Break

4:30 PM-5:30 PM

Cesi Cruz (University of British Columbia)

"Politician Family Networks and Electoral Outcomes: Evidence from the Philippines"

 

 

5:30 PM-6:30 PM Poster Session and Refreshments
6:30 PM-7:00 PM Transport to Dinner
7:00 PM-9:00 PM Dinner (Invitation Only)

Saturday, September 9

9:00AM-9:30AM

Breakfast

9:30AM-10:30AM

Camilo Garcia Jimeno (University of Pennsylvania)

"Women, Rails, and Telegraphs: An Empirical Study of Information Diffusion, Social Learning, and Collective Action"

 

10:30AM-11:00AM

Break

11:00AM-12:00PM

Torsten Persson (University of Stockholm)

"Joint Dynamics of Organizational Culture, Design, and Performance"

 

12:00PM-2:00PM

Lunch

2::00PM End of Conference