Seminars NOVAFRICA @ Nova SBE
2017 | 2018

Nova School of Business and Economics
Faculdade de Economia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Campus de Campolide

Under the theme Economic Development in Africa, with particular emphasis on Portuguese-speaking countries, the NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE seminar series hosts a variety of international speakers.

Although intended primarily to Nova SBE’s faculty and students, the seminars are open to the public.

For more information about the seminar series NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE, please refer to the following schedule or contact the Research Office by email.

1st Semester
OCT 16th, 14h30
Room 306

Severine Toussaert ,
London School of Economics

Eliciting Temptation and Self-control Through Menu Choices: A Lab Experiment

OCT 18th, 14h30
Room 306

Lorenzo Casaburi ,
University of Zurich

Firm and Market Response to Saving Constraints: Evidence from the Kenyan Dairy Industry

OCT 25th, 14h30
Room 306

Lucia Corno ,
Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore International

Age of Marriage, Weather Shocks, and the Direction of Marriage Payments

NOV 07th, 13h30
Room 4, 0 Floor

The Uses of Development Economics
A talk with Abhijit Banerjee, MIT

NOV 08th, 14h30
Room 306

Sara Lowes ,
Harvard University

Matrilineal Kinship and Spousal Cooperation: Evidence from the Matrilineal Belt

DEC 11th, 09h00
Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian


2nd Semester
FEB 07th, 14h30
Room 306

Abhijeet Singh,
University College London

FEB 09th, 14h30
Room 306

Shanker Satyanath,
New York University

FEB 19th, 14h30
Room 306

Kent Miller,
Michigan State University

Strategic Issue Diagnosis by Top Management Teams: A Multiple-Agent Model

FEB 28th, 14h30
Room 306

Marie-Pierre Dargnies,
University of Paris Dauphine

APR 18th, 14h30
Room A101

Matteo Bobba,
Tolouse School of Economics

Learning About Oneself: The Effects of Performance Feedback on School Choice

MAY 02nd, 14h30
Room A101

Lore Vandewalle,
Graduate Institute Geneva

JUNE 06th, 14h30
Room 308

Gianmarco León,
Universitat Pompeu Fabra

JUNE 27th, 14h30
Room A144

Frederico Finan,
University of California – Berkeley

Please see here the 2016/2017 research seminar schedule.

Please see here the 2015/2016 research seminar schedule.

Please see here the 2014/2015 research seminar schedule.