Spring 2019

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Development Lunch: "Environmental Regulation and Firm Productivity in China: Estimates from a Regression Discontinuity Design"

Seminar: Development Lunch | August 28 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Shaoda Wang, Berkeley ARE

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Development Lunch: "Destructive Behavior, Judgment, and Economic Decision-making Under Thermal Stress"

Seminar: Development Lunch | September 4 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Robert Pickmans, Berkeley ARE

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Development Lunch: "Incentivizing Behavioral Change: The Role of Time Preferences"

Seminar: Development Lunch | September 11 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Ariel Zucker, Berkeley ARE

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Development Lunch: "Social Norms, Technology Adoption, and Team Productivity" and "The Difference a Job Makes: Evidence from the Dominican Republic"

Seminar: Development Lunch | September 18 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Oren Reshef, Berkeley Haas; Matthew Pecenco, Berkeley ARE

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Development Lunch: "Pre-Results Review at the Journal of Development Economics" and "Long-term impacts of hosting refugees on second generation health outcomes: Evidence from Tanzania and Uganda"

Seminar: Development Lunch | September 25 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Aleksandar Bogdanoski, CEGA; Soazic Elise Wang Sonne, CEGA

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Development Lunch: "Trade Liberalization and Market Power: Disentangling the Effects in Product and Labor Markets"

Seminar: Development Lunch | October 2 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Roman Zarate, Berkeley Economics

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Development Lunch: "Understanding Demand for Electricity in Rural Rwanda" and "The Impact of Affordable Housing Programs: A Natural Experiment from Mumbai"

Seminar: Development Lunch | October 9 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Megan Lang, Berkeley ARE; Tanu Kumar, Berkeley Political Science

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Development Lunch: "Estimating the Drivers of Political Corruption: Evidence from an Experiment in Brazil"

Seminar: Development Lunch | October 16 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Murilo Ramos, Berkeley Economics

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Development Lunch:"Food Labeling: Effects on Supply and Demand of Nutritional Content" and "Mistreatment of Pneumonia and Rapid Diagnostic Tests: Experimental Evidence from the Siaya County, Kenya"

Seminar: Development Lunch | October 23 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Cristobal Otero, Berkeley Economics; Luna Huang, Berkeley ARE

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Development Lunch: "Wage Compression and Earnings Inequality"

Seminar: Development Lunch | October 30 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Alejandro J. Favela Nava, Berkeley ARE

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Development Lunch: "The Economic Costs of Justice Delays" and "Tax Compliance and Legitimacy: A Randomized Evaluation with the Uganda Revenue Authority"

Seminar: Development Lunch | November 6 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Manaswini Rao, Berkeley ARE; Isabelle Cohen, Berkeley Economics

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Development Lunch: "Industrial Policy at Work: Direct and Downstream Effects of an Income Tax Break for Workers in IT" and "Gone with the Predation: The Political Costs of Government Expropriation"

Seminar: Development Lunch | November 20 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Isabela Manelici, Berkeley Economics; Wenbiao Sha, Berkeley Economics

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Development Lunch:"Gone with the Predation: The Political Costs of Government Expropriation" and "Taxation Toward Representation: Effects of Tax Collection and Public Goods Provision on Democratic Accountability"

Seminar: Development Lunch | November 27 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Wenbiao Sha, Berkeley Economics; Benjamin Krause, Berkeley ARE

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, December 4, 2018