Activities

Activities. Master in Institutions and Political Economy. Universitat de Barcelona.

21

Sept. 2021

14:30

Preventing Child Maltreatment: Beneficial Side Effects of Public Childcare Provision

Libertad González (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Activity: IEB Seminar

Hybrid. Registration here.

22

Sept. 2021

17:00

For Whom the Bell Curve Tolls: Genetics and Social Life in England, 1670-2021

Greg Clark (UC Davis and CEPR)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

Registration here.

28

Sept. 2021

14:30

The Impact of Payroll Tax Subsidies: Theory and Evidence

Attila Lindner (University College London)

Activity: IEB Seminar

Hybrid. Registration here.

29

Sept. 2021

17:00

The Smooth-Hawley Trade War

Kirsten Wandschneider (University of Vienna), Kris Mitchener (Santa Clara University) and Kevin O’Rourke (NYU Abu Dhabi)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

Registration here.

30

Sept. 2021

14:30

Impact of Climate Change on Spanish Electricity Demand

Ricardo García Herrera (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)

Activity: IEB Seminar

Hybrid. Registration here.

1

Oct. 2021

16:00

Agrarian Elites, Education, and Long-Term Development: Evidence from 20th century Brazil

Pedro Américo (University of British Columbia)

Activity: Webinar in Ibero-American Economic History

Registration here.

6

Oct. 2021

17:00

The Columbian Exchange and Conflict in Asia

Mark Dincecco (Michigan University), James Fenske (University of Warwick) and Anil Menon (University of Michigan)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

Registration here.

10

Oct. 2021

17:00

Comparative European Institutions and the Little Divergence, 1385-1800

Antonio Castro Henriques (Universidade do Porto) and Nuno Palma (University of Manchester, Universidade de Lisboa)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

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13

Oct. 2021

17:00

National Banks and the Local Economy

Chenzi Xu (Stanford University)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

Registration here.

15

Oct. 2021

16:00

La rentabilidad de la trata de esclavos cubana durante la primera mitad del siglo XIX

José Miguel Sanjuan (Universitat de Barcelona) y Martín Rodrigo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

Activity: Webinar in Ibero-American Economic History

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20

Oct. 2021

17:00

Public Health Shocks and Product Pricing Behavior: Evidence from Life Insurance during the 1918-19 Influenza Pandemic

Gustavo Cortes (University of Florida) and Gertjan Verdickt (KU Leuven)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

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27

Oct. 2021

17:00

Where is Capital?

Emma Rothschild (Harvard University)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

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28

Oct. 2021

14:30

TBA

Tore Wig (University of Oslo)

Activity: IPERG Seminar

Room 1037 (Faculty of Economics)

29

Oct. 2021

16:00

Campos en Revolución: una re-visión de la reforma agraria en Bolivia

Carmen Soliz (UNC Charlotte)

Activity: Webinar in Ibero-American Economic History

Registration here.

3

Nov. 2021

17:00

Historical Determinants of State Capacity

Melissa M Lee (Princeton University)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

Registration here.

4

Nov. 2021

14:30

TBA

Eva Anduiza (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)

Activity: IPERG Seminar

Room 1037 (Faculty of Economics)

5

Nov. 2021

16:00

The (Uneven) Legacy of Colonial Rural Estates in Mexico

Luz Marina Arias (CIDE, México) & Diana Flores Peregrina (UCLA)

Activity: Webinar in Ibero-American Economic History

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17

Nov. 2021

17:00

Technology Adoption and Productivity Growth: Evidence from Industrialization in France

Reka Juhasz (Columbia University), Mara P. Squicciarini (Bocconi University) and Nico Voigtländer (UCLA)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

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19

Nov. 2021

16:00

The Violent Origins of Mass Education Systems

Agustina Paglayan (UC San Diego)

Activity: Webinar in Ibero-American Economic History

Registration here.

1

Dec. 2021

17:00

Loans for the Little Fellow: Credit, Crisis, and Recovery in the Great Depression

Sarah Quincy (Vanderbilt University)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

Registration here.

2

Dec. 2021

14:30

TBA

Florian Foos (LSE)

Activity: IPERG Seminar

Room 1037 (Faculty of Economics)

3

Dec. 2021

16:00

La paradoja populista

Pablo Gerchunoff (Universidad Torcuato Di Tella)

Activity: Webinar in Ibero-American Economic History

Registration here.

8

Dec. 2021

17:00

When Autocrats Fail: Bismarck and the Socialists

Felix Kersting (Humboldt University)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

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15

Dec. 2021

17:00

Inflation and Individual Investors´ Behavior: Evidence from the German Hyperinflation

Fabio Braggion (Tilburg University and CEPR), Felix Meyerinck (University of St. Gallen), Nick Schaub (WHU)

Activity: International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS)

Registration here.

24

Feb. 2022

14:30

TBA

Yotam Margalit (Tel Aviv University)

Activity: IPERG Seminar

Room 1037 (Faculty of Economics)

10

March 2022

14:30

TBA

Gunes Gokmen (Lund University)

Activity: IPERG Seminar

Room 1037 (Faculty of Economics)

24

March 2022

14:30

TBA

Anja Neundorf (University of Glasgow)

Activity: IPERG Seminar

Room 1037 (Faculty of Economics)

7

April 2022

14:30

TBA

Eugene Finkel (Johns Hopkins University)

Activity: IPERG Seminar

Room 1037 (Faculty of Economics)

28

April 2022

14:30

TBA

Ali Cirone (Cornell University)

Activity: IPERG Seminar

Room 1037 (Faculty of Economics)

26

May 2022

14:30

TBA

Robert Braun (UC Berkeley)

Activity: IPERG Seminar

Room 1037 (Faculty of Economics)