Columbia University

Development Colloquium

Academic Year 2014-2015

Fridays 12-1pm, IAB 1101

Coordinators: Suresh Naidu and Jonas Hjort

Student coordinator: Maria Micaela Sviatschi (mms2241@columbia.edu)

 

Reminders:

-  Please, email your presentation title to Micaela by the Thursday night of the week before your presentation so that it can be included in the Department’s seminar schedule.

- Please, email a short abstract of your presentation (up to 150 words) by the Wednesday night before your presentation.

-  Please, email your presentation slides to Micaela by the morning of your presentation so that they can be posted on Courseworks.

-  Please, send a rough draft of your presentation to the discussant by the Monday morning before your presentation, and a final draft by noon on the Wednesday before your presentation.



Fall 2014 Schedule



Date

Speaker

Discussant

Title

09/05/14

Evan Plous

emp2150@columbia.edu

Ashna Arora

Legal Reform and Intragovernmental Investment Decisions: Evidence from the Brazilian Water Sector

09/12/14

Evan Riehl

eer2131@columbia.edu

Scott Weiner

College Peer Quality and Labor Market Earnings: Evidence from Entrance Cohort Tracking in Colombia

09/19/14

Jonas Poulsen

jonas.poulsen@nek.uu.se

Qiuying Qu

Preparing for Genocide: Community Work in Rwanda

09/26/14

Kunjal Desai

kd2380@columbia.edu

Danyan Zha


10/03/14

Mark Orrs (Job Market Talk)

mark.orrs@lehigh.edu



10/10/14

Soule Sow

ss3721@columbia.edu

Kunjal Desai


10/17/14

Patricia Navarro-Palau

pn2212@columbia.edu

Evan Riehl


10/24/14

Golvine de Rochambeau

gd2382@columbia.edu

Nandita Krishnaswamy


10/31/14

Nandita Krishnaswamy

nk2530@columbia.edu

Paul Piveteau


11/07/14

Yogita Shamdasani

yjs2112@columbia.edu

Maria Micaela Sviatschi


11/14/14

Danyan Zha

dz2266@columbia.edu

Anthony D'Agostino

ald2187@columbia.edu





11/21/14

Ashna Arora

aa3332@columbia.edu

Yogita Shamdasani


11/28/14

Thanksgiving



12/05/14

Nicolas De Roux

nd2282@columbia.edu

Elliot Ash


12/12/14

Michael Best

m.c.best@lse.ac.uk

Anthony D'Agostino