RTG 1723 - Globalization and Development

Previous Research Seminars

Isabel Günther (ETH Zürich)
Inequality, productivity, and redistributive preferences – an experimental approach
30.07.2018

Britta Augsburg (IFS London)
Credit Constraints, Labelled Loans and Lumpy Health Investments? Evidence from an RCT on sanitation loans in rural India
23.07.2018

Rajesh Ramachandran (Goethe-Universität Frankfurt and Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg)
Vernacularization, Power and Institutional Change: Evidence from the Reformations
09.07.2018

Toman Barsbai (Kiel Institute of World Economy)
From exodus to exitus: Selective emigration after Germany’s failed 1848 revolutions and the rise of the Nazi Party
02.07.2018

Catia Batista (Universidade Nova de Lisboa)
Testing Classic Theories of Migration in the Lab
25.06.2018

Patricia Justino (IDX, Sussex University)
On the Legacies of Wartime Governance
04.06.2018

Conny Wunsch (Universität Basel)
Does Voluntary Risk Taking Affect Solidarity? Experimental Evidence from Kenya
24.04.2018
Attention, different venue: Dekanatssaal Hannover

Dany Jaimovich (Universität Frankfurt)
Community-driven deforestation? Experimental evidence from a rural development program in West Africa
23.04.2018

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

Jesko Hentschel
World Bank
Argentina at a Cross-Road: Breaking with History
12.02.2018, 4:15 (!) - 5.30 pm, Theo 0.136
Göttingen

Devesh Rustagi
Goethe University Frankfurt
Culture, Institutions, and Commons Management Outcomes
05.02.2018, 4:30 - 6 pm, VG 2.105
Göttingen

Susan Steiner
LUH
Using smartphone technology for research among refugees in Germany
31.01.2018, 5:00- 6:00 pm, Room 115 (Building 1503)
Hannover

Lukas Menkhoff and Jacob Miethe
DIW Berlin/HU Berlin
Dirty money coming home: Capital flows into and out of tax havens
31.01.2018, 4:00- 5:30 pm, Room 115 (Building 1503)
Hannover

Jenny Aker
Tufts University
Communication, Search and Mobile Phones: Evidence from a Telephone Directory Experiment in Tanzania
29.01.2018, 4:30 - 6 pm, KWZ 0.609
Göttingen

Ulrike Grote, Herman Waibel, Andreas Wagener
LUH
Economic Dynamics in Southeast Asia: Introduction to TVSEP
24.01.2018, 4:00- 5:30 pm, Room 115 (Building 1503)
Hannover

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

Ingo Liefner
Leibniz Universität Hannover
Innovation in China
17.01.2018, 4-6 pm, Room 115 (Building 1503)
Hannover

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