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NOVAFRICA Research Seminars
2022 / 2023

The NOVAFRICA Research seminars series hosts a variety of international speakers on topics related to economic development. The seminars are open to the public.

For more information about the NOVAFRICA Research seminars series, please refer to the following schedule or contact us via email.

Nova School of Business and Economics
Carcavelos Campus
Lisbon, Portugal
2nd Semester

 

Feb 15th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room TBA
Zoom

Paulo Santos,
Monash University

Paddy and Prejudice: Evidence on the Agricultural Origins of Prejudice from China and 12 other Asian Societies
Paper | Video | Podcast

Mar 01st, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room TBA
Zoom

Edalina Rodrigues Sanches,
Instituto de Ciências Sociais – Universidade de Lisboa

TBA
Paper | Video | Podcast

Mar 03rd, Friday
02:30pm, Room TBA
Zoom

Bruno Ferman,
Sao Paulo School of Economics

TBA
Paper | Video | Podcast

Mar 08th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room TBA
Zoom

Silvia Prina,
Northeastern University

TBA
Paper | Video | Podcast

Mar 22th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room TBA
Zoom

Leonardo Bursztyn,
University of Chicago

TBA
Paper | Video | Podcast

Apr 12th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room TBA
Zoom

Suanna Oh,
Paris School of Economics

TBA
Paper | Video | Podcast

May 03rd, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room TBA
Zoom

Julien Labonne,
University of Oxford

TBA
Paper | Video | Podcast

May 10th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room TBA
Zoom

Evan Plous Kresch,
Oberlin College

TBA
Paper | Video | Podcast

 

1st Semester
Sep 7th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room B 134
Zoom

Ane Fisker, University of Southern Denmark

Real-life effects of health interventions in Guinea-Bissau
Podcast

Sep 28th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room B 134
Zoom

Davide Cantoni, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität

The Rise of Fiscal Capacity
Podcast

Oct 7th, Friday
02:30pm,Room D -113

Gabriella Conti, University College London

For Better or Worse? Subjective Expectations and Cost-Benefit Trade-Offs in Health Behavior: An application to lockdown compliance in the United Kingdom
Podcast

Oct 12th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room B 134
Zoom

Sofia Amaral, ifo Center for Labour and Demographic Economics

Sexual Harassment in Public Spheres and Policing: Experimental Evidence from Urban India
Podcast

Oct 26th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room B 134
Zoom

Jorge Agüero, University of Connecticut

Human Capital, Internal Migration and Structural Transformation in Africa
Podcast

Nov 2nd, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room B 134
Zoom

Alexander Moradi, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Community effects of electrification: Evidence from Burkina Faso’s grid extension
Podcast

Nov 9th, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room B 134
Zoom

Imran Rasul, University College London

Intrahousehold Spillovers of Early Childhood Interventions: Experimental Evidence from Nigeria

Nov 23rd, Wednesday
02:30pm, Room B 134
Zoom

Marcos Vera-Hernandez, University College London

Monetary Incentives and Image Motivation: Evidence from a Large-Scale Field Experiment with Nigerian Midwives
Podcast

Dec 2nd, Friday
02:30pm, Room B 133
Zoom

Elias Papaioannou, London Business School

Forced Displacement and Human Capital
Paper | Video | Podcast

Please see here the 2021/2022 NOVAFRICA Research Seminar schedule.

Please see here the 2020/2021 NOVAFRICA Research Seminar schedule.

Please see here the 2019/2020 NOVAFRICA Research Seminar schedule.

Please see here earlier NOVAFRICA Research Seminar schedules.