RTG 1723 - Globalization and Development

Research seminar

The RTG has its own research seminar series, taking place irregularly. Furthermore, related seminar series take place in Göttingen and Hannover.

Upcoming seminars:

Joshua Blumenstock
Berkeley University
Real-Time Measures of Poverty and Vulnerability
22.01.2018, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 3.108
Göttingen

Janny Aker
Tufts University
29.01.2018, 4:30 - 6 pm, KWZ 0.609
Göttingen

Devesh Rustagi
Goethe University Frankfurt
05.02.2018, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 2.105
Göttingen

Jesko Hentschel
World Bank
Argentina at a Cross-Road: Breaking with History
12.02.2018, 4:15 (!) - 5.30 pm, KWZ 0.609
Göttingen

Marcel Timmer
University of Groningen
Vertical specialisation in trade. Long-run evidence from developing countries
19.02.2018, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 2.105
Göttingen


Previous seminars:

Christian Bjoernskov
Aarhus University
Social Trust and Economic Growth
08.01.2018, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 3.108
Göttingen

Berber Kramer
IFPRI
Picture-based crop insurance
04.12.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 4.106
Göttingen

Erwin Bulte
Wageningen University
Women empowerment and domestic abuse: theory and empirical evidence from Vietnam
20.11.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 4.106
Göttingen

Julie Chytilova
Charles University Prague
Female Expert Talk
13.11.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 3.108
Göttingen

Jean-Philippe Platteau
University of Namur
Buy As You Need: Nutrition and Food Storage Imperfections
06.11.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 4.106
Göttingen

Sonia Bhalotra
University of Essex
Maternal Depression, Women's Empowerment, and Parental Investment: Evidence from a Large Randomized Control Trial
23.10.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 4.106
Göttingen

Gerhard Toews
Oxford University
The long shadow of the Gulag
09.10.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 1.104
Göttingen

Gani Aldashev
University of Brussels
The effectiveness of land reforms in traditional societies: Central Asia in the 1920s
02.10.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 1.105
Göttingen

Simon Quinn
Oxford University
Anonymity or Distance? Job Search and Labour Market Exclusion in a Growing African City
31.07.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 1.104
Göttingen

Andrew Foster
Brown University
Are there too many farmers? Input transaction costs, mechanization, and the misallocation of land.
26.06.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 1.104
Göttingen

Patrick Watson
University of the West Indies
In-Firm Training, Innovation and Productivity: The Case of Caribbean Small Island Developing States
30.05.2017, 2 - 3:30 pm, OEC 0.167
Göttingen

Arijita Duta
University of Calcutta
Choice of schooling and incidence of adolescent dropouts: An empirical study across selected Indian states
15.05.2017, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 1.106
Göttingen

Xavier Gine
The World Bank
Making Index Insurance Work for the Poor
4 May 2017, 10-12 am, Room 115 (Building 1503)
Hannover

Xavier Gine
The World Bank
Rethinking Microfinance
3 May 2017, 2-4 pm, Room 115 (Building 1503)
Hannover