Global Development

The Global Development seminar series is jointly hosted by the Departments of Economics and Politics and the Batten School. The series exposes faculty and students on grounds to the most innovative and current quantitative research in global development, brings together faculty and students from across the university, and fosters discussions and collaborations that focus on research that can help address the challenges in global development from different disciplines.

Below is the list of upcoming seminars: note that only Economics department hosted seminars are listed on this page.

Upcoming Seminars

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Adam Storeygard  will be here to present his paper: Mobility and congestion in urban India

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Lucie Gadenne will be here to present her paper: “Informality, Consumption Taxes, and Redistribution” (joint with Pierre Bachas and Anders Jensen​

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Asim Khwaja will be here to present his paper: Glass Walls: Experimental Evidence on Access Constraints Faced by Women

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Mushfiq Mobarak will be here to present his paper: TBA

Tuesday, January  28, 2020

Jonas Hjort will be here to present his paper: TBA




Faculty involved

Shan Aman-Rana (Economics)

Gaurav Chiplunkar (Darden)

Jonathan Colmer (Economics)

Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner (Politics)

Molly Lipscomb (Batten)

Isaac Mbiti (Batten)

Sheetal Sekhri (Economics)

Sandip Sukhtankar (Economics)