Schedule of Presentations





Feb 24

Enrique Kawamura (UDESA, Argentina) Central Bank Liquidity Management and
"Unconventional" Monetary Policies"
Mar 3      
Mar 10 Mauricio Rodriguez (Tilburg University) Fiscal Weakness, Natural Resources, and the Under-Provision of Public Goods Paper
Mar 17      
Mar 24 No Seminar Spring Break  
Mar 31 Giorgio Chiovelli (Bologna) Pre-Colonial Institutions, Colonial Activities and Development in Latin America Paper
Apr 7 David Glancy (Brown) Local Banking Competition and Capital Allocation  
Apr 14 Farzad Saidi (University of Cambridge)

Inequality in the Field: Experimental Evidence from the Bolivian Amazon



Apr 21


Christos Pargianas (University of Scranton) Endogenous Institutions  
Apr 28 Neil Mehrotra A Model of Secular Stagnation Paper
May 5

No Seminar

May 14 Hyunjoo Yang Provision of local public goods in polarized communities: Evidence from family clans in South Korean villages  
May 19 Vasiliki Fouka and Alain Schlaepfer (Universitat Pompeu Fabra) Agricultural Labor Intensity and the Origins of Work Ethics Paper

If you would like to present, please contact the organizers:

Greg Casey ( and Lucas Scottini (