Skip to content Skip to navigation

Student Workshop - Development Tea (graduate students and faculty only)

2018 Fall Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
September 27, 2018 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Conference Room B
October 4, 2018 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Bubble Room (225)
October 11, 2018 Thomas Ginn
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Bubble Room (225)
October 18, 2018 Reka Zempleni
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Bubble Room (225)
October 25, 2018 Diego Jimenez
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Bubble Room (225)
November 1, 2018 Nano Barahona
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
November 8, 2018 Odyssia Ng
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
November 15, 2018 Robert Fletcher
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
November 29, 2018 Caue Dobbin
Dartmouth Tuck School of Business
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
December 6, 2018 Yiming He
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
2019 Winter Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
February 14, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
February 21, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
February 28, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
March 7, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
March 14, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
2019 Spring Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
April 4, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
April 11, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
April 18, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room B
April 25, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room B
May 2, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room B
May 9, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
May 16, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
May 23, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
May 30, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
June 6, 2019 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B

Past Events

2018 Fall Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
November 15, 2018 Robert Fletcher
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
November 8, 2018 Odyssia Ng
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
November 1, 2018 Nano Barahona
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room B
October 25, 2018 Diego Jimenez
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Bubble Room (225)
October 18, 2018 Reka Zempleni
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Bubble Room (225)
October 11, 2018 Thomas Ginn
Stanford University
Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Bubble Room (225)
October 4, 2018 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Bubble Room (225)
September 27, 2018 Development Tea
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Conference Room B
2018 Spring
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
June 7, 2018 Nano Barahona
Stanford University
Title 6/7/2018 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
May 31, 2018 Travis Baseler
Stanford University
Title 5/31/2018 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
May 24, 2018 Diego Jimenez
Stanford University
Title 5/24/2018 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
May 17, 2018 Robert Fletcher
Stanford University
Peer Effects and the Efficient Allocation of Medical Professionals
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
May 10, 2018 Carlos Varjao
Stanford University
Title 5/10/18 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
May 3, 2018 Yiming He
Stanford University
Title 5/3/2018 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
April 26, 2018 Informal Discussion
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
April 19, 2018 Thomas Ginn
Stanford University
Title 4/19/2018 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
April 12, 2018 Maiting Zuhang
Stanford University
TV shows, social media and anti-Japanese sentiment in China
PDF icon Read Abstract
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg 225
2018 Winter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
March 12, 2018 Speaker #1:Diego Jimenez, Speaker #2Robert Fletcher
Stanford University
Title #1:Currency Depreciations and Savings Behavior: Evidence from Household Deposits in Armenia (joint with Josh Kim), Title #2: Job Migration in a Rivalry Setting (joint with Santiago Saavedra)
PDF icon Read Abstract #1
PDF icon Read Abstract #2
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Econ Bldg, Room 225 (Bubble Room)
March 5, 2018 Title 3/5/2018 TBA
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Econ Bldg, Room 225 (Bubble Room)
February 26, 2018 Title 2/26/2018 TBA
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Econ Bldg, Room 225 (Bubble Room)
February 22, 2018 Title 2/22/2018 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, Room 225 (Bubble Room)
February 12, 2018 Title 2/12/2018 TBA
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Econ Bldg, Room 225 (Bubble Room)
February 5, 2018 Title 2/5/2018 TBA
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Econ Bldg, Room 225 (Bubble Room)
January 29, 2018 Title 1/29/2018 TBA
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
January 25, 2018 Title 1/25/2018 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Econ Bldg, 225 (Bubble Room)
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
December 14, 2017 No Seminar (Finals Week)
5:00pm
December 7, 2017 Yiming He
Stanford University
Title 12/7/2017 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
November 30, 2017 Travis Baseler
Stanford University
Title 11/30/2017 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
November 23, 2017 No Seminar (Thanksgiving Day)
5:00pm
November 16, 2017 Katy Bergstrom
Stanford University
Title 11/16/2017 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
November 9, 2017 Thomas Ginn
Stanford University
Title 11/9/2017 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
November 2, 2017 Tram Nguyen
Stanford University
Title 11/2/2017 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
October 26, 2017 Emanuele Colonnell
Stanford University
Title 10/26/2017 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
October 19, 2017 TBA
Stanford University
Title 10/19/2017 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
October 12, 2017 Odyssia Ng
Stanford University
Title 10/12/2017 TBA
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
October 5, 2017 Nano Barahona
Stanford University
Unequal Returns to Higher Education (joint with C.Dobbin and S.Otero )
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
September 28, 2017 David Yang
Stanford University
Media Censorship in China: 1984 or Brave New World? (joint with Yuyu Chen)
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Bubble Room (225)
June 15, 2017 Travis Baseler, Yiming He
Stanford University
Short-run migration, skill acquisition, and long-run local development
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
June 15, 2017 Travis Baseler
Stanford University
Information Asymmetries and the Perceived Returns to Migration: Experimental Evidence from Kenya
1:30pm to 2:30pm

Econ 351
June 8, 2017 Tram Nguyen
Stanford University
Impacts of sector-specific minimum wage
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
June 1, 2017 Katy Bergstrom
Stanford University
Conditional Cash Transfers with Discrete Investments (joint with William Dodds)
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
May 25, 2017 Anita Bhide
Stanford University
Title 5/25/2017 TBA
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
May 18, 2017 Thomas Ginn
Stanford University
Moving to Safety: The Effects of Forced Migration on Education
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
May 11, 2017 Santiago Saavedra
Stanford University
1.'The Dynamic Effects of Repeated Migrations on Networks'. 2.'The Effect of Collective Titling on Natural Resources'.
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
May 4, 2017 Emanuele Colonnelli
Stanford University
Corruption and Firms (joint with Mounu Prem)
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
April 27, 2017 Odyssia Ng
Stanford University
Title 4/27/2017 TBA
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
April 20, 2017 Robert Fletcher, Nano Barahona
Stanford University
'"Dynamic Referrals: Are Employees Good Gatekeepers", "Public sector wage premium: Evidence from quasi-random variation in Brazil"
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
April 19, 2017 Oeindrila Dube
University of Chicago
Can the Wounds of War be Healed? Experimental Evidence on Reconciliation in Sierra Leone
12:10pm to 1:10pm

GSB C105
April 13, 2017 Caue de Castro Dobbin
Stanford University
Title 4/13/2017 TBA
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
April 6, 2017 Christina Kent
Stanford University
Supply Chain Innovations and Firm Productivity Complementarities: Evidence from the Health Sector in Rwanda
2:20pm to 3:20pm

Econ Bldg 351
March 16, 2017 Katy Bergstrom
Stanford University
A Sufficient Statistics Approach to Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: An Application to Progresa
2:20pm to 3:25pm

Econ Bldg 351
March 9, 2017 Oriol
Stanford University
Externalities, Industrial Policy, and Development: Learning by Doing and Economies of Scale in Postwar Japan
2:20pm to 3:25pm

Econ Bldg 351
March 2, 2017 Anita Bhide, Travis Baseler
Stanford University
"Rent Premiums for Migrants: Analyzing the Causes and Consequences” (joint with Yiming He; “Are Low Wage Perceptions Suppressing Migration? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Kenya"
2:20pm to 3:25pm

Econ Bldg 351
February 23, 2017 Tram Nguyen
Stanford University
Effects and spillovers of sector-specific minimum wage
2:20pm to 3:25pm

Econ Bldg 351
February 16, 2017 Odyssia
Stanford University
Title 2/16/17 TBA
2:20pm to 3:25pm

Econ Bldg 351
February 9, 2017 Emanuele Colonnelli
Stanford University
Corruption and Firms
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg 351
February 2, 2017 David Yang
Stanford University
How does Censorship Suppress Collective Actions? Experimental Evidence from China (joint with Yuyu Chen)
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg 351
January 26, 2017 Thomas Ginn
Stanford University
Conflict and Inequality: Evidence from Iraq
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg 351
January 19, 2017 Alessandra Peter
Stanford University
Input Complementarities and Weak Links: Evidence from Indian Manufacturing (joint with Cian Ruane)
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg 351
December 8, 2016 Santiago Saavedra
Stanford University
Title 12/8/16: TBA
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room B
December 1, 2016 Travis Baseler
Stanford University
Intrahousehold Spillovers in the Migration Decision: Evidence from Thailand's Regional Cities Project
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg 351
November 24, 2016 No Seminar (Thanksgiving break)
2:00pm to 3:00pm

November 17, 2016 Alessandra Peter
Stanford University
Title 11/17/16: TBA
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room B
November 10, 2016 Thomas Ginn
Stanford University
Migration and Conflict: Evidence from Iraq
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room B
November 3, 2016 ***SEMINAR CANCELLED 11/3/16***
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room B
October 27, 2016 Katy Bergstrom
Stanford University
Rent-Seeking, Occupational Choice, and Development
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room B
October 20, 2016 Santiago Perez
Stanford University
The Impact of Railroads on Education and Occupational Attainment: Evidence from 19th Century Argentina
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room B
October 13, 2016 Anita Bhide
Stanford University
Title 10/13/16: TBA
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg 225
October 6, 2016 David Yang
Stanford University
1984 or the Brave New World? Evidence from a Field Experiment on Media Censorship in China
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg 225
September 29, 2016 Emanuele Colonnelli
Stanford University
Title 9/29/16: TBA
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Econ Bldg 225
June 9, 2016 Sindy Li
Stanford University
Title 6/9/16 :TBA
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
June 2, 2016 Juan Rios
Stanford University
Title 6/2/16 :TBA
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
May 26, 2016 1.Tram Nguyen; 2.Odyssia Ng
Stanford University
1.Minimum wage and the labor market in Cambodia (joint with Sindy Li); 2. Individual vs Group Liability Contracts for Farmers in Western Kenya
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
May 19, 2016 Odyssia Ng
Stanford University
Title 5/19/16 :TBA
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
May 12, 2016 Santiago Perez
Stanford University
Moving to Opportunity: Railroads, migrations and economic mobility
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
May 5, 2016 Title 5/5/16 :TBA
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
April 28, 2016 Sindy Li
Stanford University
Title 4/28/16 :TBA
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
April 21, 2016 David Yang
Stanford University
Consequences of Media Censorship (Preliminary results and Road map)
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
April 14, 2016 Title 4/14/16 :TBA
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
April 7, 2016 Emanuele Colonnelli
Stanford University
Corrupt Links: Evidence from an Experimental Anti-corruption Program in Uganda
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
March 31, 2016 Title 3/31/16 :TBA
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
March 10, 2016 Emanuele Colonnelli
Stanford University
Revealing Corporate Misconduct: Reputational Penalties and the Punishment of Corruption
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
March 3, 2016 Santiago Saavedra
Stanford University
Title 3/3/16 :TBA
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
February 25, 2016 1.Sitian Liu 2.Alessandra Peter
Stanford University
1. "Migration Decisions and the Role of Marriage Market Conditions”. 2."Intranational Trade Costs and the Size Distribution of Firms."
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)
February 18, 2016 David Yang
Stanford University
China's Lost Generation: Grudges and Aspirations (joint with Gerard Roland)
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg 225 (Bubble Room)