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Alba di Canazei (Tn, Italy)

July 15th - July 19th 2013

Lectures by

Facundo ALVAREDO, Paris School of Economics

Top Incomes and Wealth Concentration in Historical and International Perspective: Recent Developments

 

Sonia BHALOTRA, University of Bristol

Political Representation of Women and Minorities in India


Giovanni Andrea CORNIA, Università degli Studi di Firenze

The Political Economy of Falling Inequality: Latin America during the 2000s


Giacomo DE GIORGI, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

Business Literacy and Development: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Rural Mexico

 

Christopher GILBERT, Università degli Studi di Trento

Sharecropping and Yield: was Marshall Wrong?

 

Seema JAYACHANDRAN, Northwestern University

The Economics of Child Malnutrition

 

Massimo MORELLI, Columbia University

Can Market Failure Cause Political Failure?

 

Alessandro TAROZZI, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Malaria, Mosquitoes and Bednets in Orissa (India): An Update of a Long Project

 

Papers presented by

Sofia AMARAL-GARCIA, Center for Law & Economics-ETH Zurich

Do Improved Property Rights Decrease Violence Against Women in India?

 

Samia BADJI, ESSEC Business School

Maternal Education and Child Health: Causal Link and Mechanisms

 

Arthur BRAGANCA, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro

Agricultural Modernization and Labor Reallocation: The Consequences of the Adaptation of Soy in Central Brazil


Abhishek CHAKRAVARTY, University of Essex

Property Rights and Gender Bias: Evidence from Land Reform in West Bengal

 

Maria Paula GERARDINO, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

The Gender Effect of Violence on Human Capital Investments

 

Åshild Auglænd JOHNSEN, Universitetet i Stavanger

The Cost of Living in China: Implications for Inequality and Poverty

 

Giulia LA MATTINA, University of South Florida

Armed Conflict and Domestic Violence: Evidence from Rwanda

 

Sarah LINDE, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

What Can be Learnt from the Performance of Migrant Entrepreneurs? The Case of Indian Migrant Enterprises in the Informal Economy of Uganda

 

Eleonora MATTEAZZI, Università degli Studi di Verona

The Theory of the Household Enterprise. Recent Developments and New Directions

 

Juan Carlos MUNOZ-MORA, ECARES - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics

The Institutional Logic Behind Illicit Behavior

 

Ilaria PETRARCA, Università degli Studi di Verona

Do UN Troops Secure Crops? Evidence from South Sudan

 

Olga POPOVA, Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education

Corruption, Voting and Employment Status: Evidence from Russian Parliamentary Elections

 

Rajesh RAMACHANDRAN, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

Language Policy and Economic Development: Delving Into the Black Box of Fundamental Institutions

 

Samantha B. RAWLINGS, University of Reading

Parental Education and Child Health: Evidence from an Education Reform in China

 

Roberto RICCIUTI, Università degli Studi di Verona

An Experimental AK Model of Growth

 

Francesca SCATURRO, Università Politecnica delle Marche

Income Distribution and Growth: An Empirical Assessment Using Inequality Decomposition

 

Roberto ZOTTI, Università degli Studi di Salerno

Selective Admission Tests and Students' Oerformances. Evidence from a Natural Experiment in a Large Italian University

 

Short-presentation session

Hany ABDEL-LATIF, Swansea University

Financial Shocks Transmission to Unemployment in Developing Countries: A GVAR analysis


Sanne BLAUW, Tinbergen Institute

The Impact of Mobile Telephone Use on Economic Development of Households in Uganda

 

Alina SANDOR, Università degli Studi di Torino

Understanding the Impact of Remittances on Consumption Smoothing. The Case of Tanzania

 

Sofia TROMMLEROVA, Graduate Institute Geneva

When Children Have Children: The Effects of Child Marriages on Early Childhood Mortality in Bangladesh