Schedule

July 6

01:00PM-02:00 PM:  Introductory lecture

By Leonard Wantchekon (Princeton University)

02:00PM-03:00PM:  Break

03:00PM-05:00PM:  Topics in Economic Theory 1

By Ian Heffernan (African School of Economics)


July 7

08:30AM-12:30PM:  Topics in Economic Theory 2

The role of theory in understanding behavioural experiments.

Handout –Reading-ET1 – Reading-ET2

Reading-ET3 – Reading- ET4

Reading

By Jean-Pierre Benoît (London Business School)

12:30PM-02:30PM:  Lunch break

02:30PM-06:30PM:  Topics in Economic Theory 3

By Robert Sarkisian (Toulouse School of Economics)

Slides-ETReading-ET


July 8

08:30AM-12:30PM:   Topics in Econometrics 1

By Pierre Nguimkeu (Georgia State University)

12:30PM-02:30PM:   Lunch break

02:30PM-06:30PM:   Topics in Econometrics 2

Instrumental variables and GMM Inference in Structural Models

By Doko Tchatoka Firmin (University of Adelaide)

IV-GMM-Slides


July 9

08:30AM-12:30PM:   Topics in Econometrics 3

Forecasting Time Series Using Filters and ARIMA models

By Doko Tchatoka Firmin (University of Adelaide)

Time-Series-Slides-1Time-Series-Slides-2

12:30PM-02:30PM:   Lunch break

02:30PM-06:30PM:   Topics in Econometrics 4

Recent advances in Treatment effects and policy evaluations

By Ismael Mourifié (University of Toronto)


July 10

08:30AM-12:30PM:  Topics in Trade and Development 1

Transport Infrastructure and Regional Development

By Simon Alder (University of North Carolina)

Reading-1Reading-2Reading-3

12:30PM-02:30PM:  Lunch break

02:30PM-06:30PM:  Topics in Trade and Development 2

By Illenin O. Kondo (University of Notre Dame)

Reading-AReading-B1Reading-B2

Reading-C1Reading- C2Reading-D

Reading-EReading-F


July 11

02:30AM-06:30PM:  Topics in Trade and Development 3

The political economy of trade theory

By Renee Bowen (University of California San Diego)

Reading-R1 – Reading-R2 – Reading-R3

Reading-R4 – Reading-R5 –Reading-R6

06:30PM:  Adjourn

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