Political Economy Workshop

The Political Economy Workshop meets Mondays, 4:30-5:45pm in Corwin 127.  If you have questions, please contact the workshop organizers: Gleason Judd, Alessandro Lizzeri, and Matias Iaryczower.  To join the PEW-RPPE listserve for weekly announcements, please email Lindsay Woodrick

Upcoming Speaker Series Events

PEW: Davide Cantoni
Mon, Feb 13, 2023, 4:30 pm

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Location
127 Corwin Hall
PEW: Robert Carroll
Mon, Feb 20, 2023, 4:30 pm

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Location
127 Corwin Hall
PEW: Kei Kawai
Mon, Feb 27, 2023, 4:30 pm

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Location
127 Corwin Hall
PEW: Andreas Kleiner
Mon, Apr 10, 2023, 4:30 pm

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Location
127 Corwin Hall
PEW: Karam Kang
Mon, Apr 17, 2023, 4:30 pm

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Location
127 Corwin Hall
PEW: Nina Bobkova
Mon, Apr 24, 2023, 4:30 pm

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Location
127 Corwin Hall
PEW: Frederico Finan
Mon, May 1, 2023, 4:30 pm

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PEW: Paola Giuliano
Mon, May 8, 2023, 4:30 pm

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Location
127 Corwin Hall

Past Events

PEW: Nicola Persico, Northwestern-Kellogg
Mon, Dec 5, 2022, 4:30 pm5:45 pm

“A Theory of Non-Democratic Redistribution and Public Good Provision”

PEW: Edoardo Teso, Northwestern-Kellogg
Mon, Oct 10, 2022, 4:30 pm5:45 pm

We study how individual political views shape firm behavior and labor market outcomes. Using new micro-data on the political affiliation of business owners and private-sector workers in Brazil over the 2002–2019 period, we first document the presence of political assortative matching: business owners are significantly more likely to employ…

PEW: Maria Petrova, ICREA-UPF and BSE
Mon, Oct 3, 2022, 4:30 pm5:45 pm

"Have Online Networks Undermined Local Communities? Evidence from Facebook"

PEW: Wioletta Dziuda, University of Chicago
Mon, Sep 26, 2022, 4:30 pm5:45 pm

Wioletta is Associate Professor (with tenure) at the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago. Her main interests lie in applied game theory, political economy and economics of information. Her current research focuses on analyzing how legislative bargaining affects the nature and the efficiency of policies. She is also…

PEW: Mattias Polborn, Vanderbilt University
Mon, Sep 19, 2022, 4:30 pm5:45 pm

"Morals as Luxury Goods and Political Polarization"

PEW: Hulya Eraslan, Rice University
Mon, Sep 12, 2022, 4:30 pm5:45 pm

"Bargaining in the Shadow of Uncertainty"

PEW: Gerard Padró i Miquel
Mon, May 2, 2022, 4:15 pm4:15 pm
PEW: Tianyi Wang
Mon, Apr 25, 2022, 1:20 pm2:30 pm
PEW: Marina Halac
Mon, Apr 18, 2022, 4:15 pm4:15 pm
PEW: Ceren Baysan
Mon, Apr 11, 2022, 4:15 pm4:15 pm