Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics


Fishing in Myanmar
Photo by Ferdinand Vieider


DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present work and receive feedback from members of the network

Schedule of speakers - Summer Semester 2019
Time: Monday, 12.30
Location: DIW Berlin, Mohrenstra├če 58, 10117 Berlin, Karl Popper Room.

Date Speaker Topic
May 6th
13h00-14h30
Room 3.3.002C
Joshua Dean, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and briq The impact of early childhood education on cognitive and socio-emotional development in rural India
with Seema Jayachandran

May 20th
Christopher Woodruff, University of Oxford
Gender Wage Gaps and Worker Mobility: Evidence from the Garment Sector in Bangladesh.
with Andreas Menzel (CERGE-EI)
June 3rd Rachael Meager, London School of Economics and Political Science Aggregating Distributional Treatment Effects: A Bayesian Hierarchical Analysis of the Microcredit Literature (paper)
June 17thKate Orkin, University of Oxford TBD
July 12thJohannes Haushofer, Princeton University Psychology and Behavioral Economics of Poverty