Research in Africa (RAF)
The First NOVA / Cambridge Joint Initiative
Oct 3 and Oct 4, 2018
Reitoria da UNL, Campus de Campolide
Miguel Pina e Cunha – Oct 3 at 10.30 a.m.
Ambidextrous leadership, paradox and contingency: evidence from Angola
Pedro Vicente – Oct 3 at 12.20 p.m.
On the Mechanics of the Political Resource Curse: Information and Local Elite Behavior in Mozambique
Tijan Bah – Oct 3 at 5 p.m.
Understanding the Willingness to Migrate Illegally: Evidence from a Lab in the Field Experiment in the Gambia
Julia Seither – Oct 3 at 6 p.m.
Reference Points and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Aspirations, Goal Setting, and Business Skills
Alexander Coutts – Oct 3 at 6.10 p.m.
Social Learning in Experimental Games: Evidence from Rwanda
Catia Batista – Oct 3 at 6.30 p.m.
Is Mobile Money Changing Rural Africa? Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment
Teresa Molina – Oct 4 at 10.10 a.m.
Incentives of Community Health Agents in Guinea-Bissau
Rute Caeiro – Oct 4 at 12.10 a.m.
From Learning to Doing: Diffusion of Agricultural Innovations in Guinea-Bissau
Ines Vilela – Oct 4 at 12.30 p.m.
Adopting a New Development Technology – Testing the Rivalry Hypothesis
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