Fall 2018

Monday, August 27, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "Heterogeneous Preschool Impact and Close Substitutes: Evidence from a Preschool Construction Program in Cambodia"

Seminar: Development and Planning | August 27 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Adrien Bouguen, UC Berkeley, ARE

 Department of Economics

Monday, September 3, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: No Seminar, Labor Day.

Seminar: Development and Planning | September 3 |  Evans Hall

 Department of Economics

Monday, September 10, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "Can Wealth Taxation Work in Developing Countries? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Colombia"

Seminar: Development and Planning | September 10 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Juliana Londoño-Vélez, UC Berkeley

 Department of Economics

Monday, September 17, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "The Treatment Effect Elasticity of Demand: Estimating the welfare losses from groundwater depletion in India"

Seminar: Development and Planning | September 17 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 John Loeser, UC Berkeley, ARE

 Department of Economics

Monday, September 24, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "Financial Technology Adoption and Retail Competition"

Seminar: Development and Planning | September 24 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Sean Higgins, UC Berkeley, CEGA

 Department of Economics

Monday, October 1, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "Supply Chain Enforcement of Labor Law: Experimental Evidence from Bangladesh's Apparel Sector"

Seminar: Development and Planning | October 1 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Laura Boudreau, UC Berkeley, Haas

 Department of Economics

Monday, October 8, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "Social Signaling in Childhood Immunization: Experimental Evidence from Sierra Leone"

Seminar: Development and Planning | October 8 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Anne Karing, UC Berkeley

 Department of Economics

Monday, October 15, 2018

Seminar 271, Development joint with 231, Public Finance: "Taxation, Information and Withholding: Evidence from Costa Rica"

Seminar: Development and Planning | October 15 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Anne Brockmeyer, World Bank

 Department of Economics

Monday, October 22, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "Credit Lines as Insurance: Evidence from Bangladesh"

Seminar: Development and Planning | October 22 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Greg Lane, UC Berkeley, ARE

 Department of Economics

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "Incentivizing Behavioral Change: The Role of Time Preferences"

Seminar: Development and Planning | November 1 | 12-1:30 p.m. | C330 Haas School of Business

 Rebecca Dizon-Ross, University of Chicago

 Department of Economics

Monday, November 5, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "The Impact of Monitoring Technologies on Contracts and Employee Behavior: Experimental Evidence from Kenya’s Matatu Industry"

Seminar: Development and Planning | November 5 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Erin Kelley, UC Berkeley, ARE

 Department of Economics

Monday, November 12, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: No Seminar.

Seminar: Development and Planning | November 12 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Department of Economics

Monday, November 19, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: "Scaling Up Agricultural Policy Interventions"

Seminar: Development and Planning | November 19 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Ben Faber, UC Berkeley

 Department of Economics

Monday, November 26, 2018

Seminar 271, Development: Topic Forthcoming

Seminar: Development and Planning | November 26 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Supreet Kaur, UC Berkeley

 Department of Economics

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Seminar 271, Development joint with Seminar 225 OEW: Topic Forthcoming

Seminar: Development and Planning | December 6 | 12-1:30 p.m. | C330 Cheit Hall

 Raul Sanchez de la Sierra, UC Berkeley, Haas

 Department of Economics