Past Events – Seminar

“How Tight are Malthusian Constraints?”

Dietrich Vollrath University of Houston “How Tight are Malthusian Constraints?” Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:30 to 2:00pm   Room 321 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

The Intensive Margin in Trade

Andres Rodriguez-Clare University of California, Berkeley Thursday, March 28, 2017 12:30 to 2:00pm   Elliott School of International Affairs Lindner Commons, 6th floor 1957 E Street NW Washington,...

The Microfinance Business Model

Jonathan Morduch New York University Tuesday, April 26, 2016 12:30 to 2:00pm   Elliott School of International Affairs 1957 E Street NW Washington, DC 20052     For information, please contact professor Remi Jedwab...

Productivity and Organization in Portuguese Firms

Luca Opromolla Bank of Portugal Monday, April 4, 2016 12:30 to 2:00pm For information please contact Professor Remi Jedwab at jedwab@gwu.edu. Elliott School of International Affairs Lindner Commons, 6th floor 1957 E Street NW Washington,...

Trade and Development Workshop

Monica Singhal Harvard Kennedy School Wednesday, October 29, 2014 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Trade and Development Workshop

Quamrul Ashraf Williams College Tuesday, October 14, 2014 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Trade and Development Workshop

David McKenzie The World Bank Tuesday, October 7, 2014 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Trade and Development Workshop

Chris Udry Yale University Tuesday, September 23, 2014 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

“Joint Development-Microeconomics Seminar”

Prashant Bharadwaj University of California, San Diego Wednesday, April 2, 2014 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Trade and Development Workshop

Felix Tintelnot Chicago and Princeton Tuesday, December 3, 2013 12:30 to 2:00pm   The George Washington University Washington,...

Trade and Development Workshop

Adam Storeygard Tufts University Tuesday, November 26, 2013 12:30 to 2:00pm   The George Washington University Washington,...

“State Capacity and Development”

James Robinson Harvard University with Daron Acemoglu (MIT) and Camilo Garcia-Jimeno (U Penn) Tuesday, September 24, 2013 12:30 to 2:00pm   The George Washington University Washington,...

“The Need for Enemies”

Juan Vargas Universidad del Rosario with Leopoldo Fergusson (Universidad de los Andes, James A. Robinson (Harvard University), and Ragnar Torvik (NTHU) Tuesday, September 10, 2013 12:30 to 2:00pm   The George Washington University Washington,...

Trade Adjustments and Productivity in Large Crises

Brent Neiman Associate Professor of Economics, University of Chicago The paper can be found here. Tuesday, November 27, 2012 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

The Dynamic Response to Trade Policy

Lucas Threinen Assistant Professor of Accounting, Temple University The paper can be found here. Tuesday, November 20, 2012 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Production Staging: Measurement and Facts

Thibault Fally Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Colorado-Boulder The paper can be found here. Tuesday, October 16, 2012 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

The Long-Run Effects of the Scramble for Africa

Stelios Michalopoulos Assistant Professor of Economics, Brown University The paper can be found here. Tuesday, September 11, 2012 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Climate, Ecosystem Resilience and the Slave Trade

James Fenske University Lecturer in Economic History, Oxford University The paper can be found here. Tuesday, September 4, 2012 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Tariff Binding Overhang: Theory and Evidence

Mostafa Beshkar Assistant Professor of Economics and Peter T. Paul Research Fellow, University of New Hampshire Prof. Beshkar’s Paper can be found here. Co-sponsored with GWU Department of Economics Tuesday, October 10, 2011 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W....

Petty Corruption

Mukul Majumdar Cornell University Download his paper here. Monday, April 25, 2011 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Managers’ Mobility, Trade Status, and Wages

Luca David Opromolla Banco de Portugal Hosted by the GWU Department of Economics Tuesday, April 19, 2011 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Is There Surplus Labor in Rural India?

Andrew Foster with Mark Rosenzweig Brown University & Yale University Tuesday, March 29, 2011 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Pampered Bureaucracy and Trade Liberalization

Ben Zissimos Vanderbilt University View the paper here. Hosted by the GWU Department of Economics Tuesday, November 9, 2010 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

The Libertarian Welfare State

Robert Frank Cornell University Thursday, October 14, 2010 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...

Export Duration and New Market Entry

Anna Rakhman The George Washington University Co-hosted with the GWU Department of Economics Tuesday, September 28, 2010 12:30 to 2:00pm   John W. Kendrick Seminar Room Room 321 at 2115 G Street NW Washington,...