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The Development Lunch Workshops are operated with support from the Becker Friedman Institute and The Pearson Institute for the Study and Resolution of Global Conflicts and is a collaboration between Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics, Booth School of Business, Harris School of Public Policy and the Law School.

This workshop series is weekly on Fridays from 12:30-2:00 p.m CST.

This workshop is intended for University of Chicago faculty, students and staff.

All times listed below are Central Standard Time.

Agenda

Friday, September 29, 2023
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Retrieval Failures in Consumption Smoothing: A Field Experiment on Seasonal Poverty

Supreet Kaur, University of California, Berkeley

Friday, October 6, 2023
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Coercive Growth: Forced Resettlement, Agglomeration, and Economic Development in Malaysia

Shanon Hsuan-Ming Hsu, University of Chicago

Friday, October 13, 2023
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Forging Apartheid: Market Access and the Rise of National Identity in Colonial South Africa

Laura Montenegro, University of Chicago

Friday, October 20, 2023
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Meritocracy

Oriana BandieraLondon School of Economics

Friday, October 27, 2023
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
The Welfare Implications of Private School Vouchers: Evidence from India

Harshil Sahai, University of Chicago

Friday, November 3, 2023
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Do Small Firms Partially Insure Customers from Price Increases? Evidence from Retail Firms in Tanzania

Jess Rudder, University of Chicago

Friday, November 10, 2023
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Optimal Public Transportation Networks: Evidence from the World's Largest Bus Rapid Transit System in Jakarta

Gabriel Kreindler, Harvard University

Friday, November 17, 2023
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Family Planning, Now and Later: Infertility Fear and Contraception Take-Up

Bryce Steinberg, Brown University