University of California, Riverside


Political Economy & Development Spring 2007

Seminars & Colloquia

Political Economy & Development Spring 2007

Fridays, 4:10-5:30 pm (unless otherwise specified) Sproul 2206

Questions? Contact Mindy Marks , Susan Carter , and Richard Sutch

When available, the papers may be downloaded as pdf files, which can be read or printed using the Acrobat Reader.

April 2 Monday
(not Friday)
David Swanson
University of Mississippi Dir. Center of Population Studies
Assessing Katrina's Demographic and Social Impacts on the Mississippi Gulf Coast: Preliminary Results
April 20 Erica Field
Harvard University
Iodine deficiency and schooling attainment in Tanzania
April 27 Jorge Aguero
UC Riverside
Stereotypes and Willingness to Change Them: Testing Theories of Discrimination in South Africa
May 4 Latika Chaudhary
(W. Glenn Campbell and Rita Ricardo-Campbell National Fellow, Hoover Institution)
An Economic Analysis of Education in Colonial India
May 11 Jae-Hee Son
UC Riverside
Reappraising the Job-Training Effect on Labor Market Outputs of Korean Women
May 18 Subhrendu Pattanayak
RTI/North Carolina State
Nature's Call: Can social mobilization promote toilet use and improve welfare? Results from a field experiment in Orissa, India
May 25 Michael Steinberger
Pomona College
Sexual Orientation, Earnings, and Occupational Choice
June 1
Kurt Schwabe
UC Riverside (joint w/ Political Economy & Development)
Determinants of Non-timber Forest Product Collection by Indigenous Smallholder Communities of Malaysia
June 8 Prasanta Pattanaik
UC Riverside
John Stuart Mill on welfare and public action

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