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Seminarios académicos y conferencias

Fifth EH-Clio Lab Conference

28 julio 2017 -

Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Administrativas UC

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THURSDAY JULY 27, 2017

9:00 REGISTRATION

9:30 OPENING REMARKS

9:40 SESSION 1: Historical Perspectives of Social Interactions

 

  • Javier Mejia (University Los Andes, Colombia), ”Social Networks and Modern Entrepreneurship: Evidence forma a Historical Episode of Industrialization”
  • Discussant: José Tessada (PUC Chile and EH Clio Lab)
  • Daniel Diaz-Vidal (University of Tampa), “How strong is Assortative Mating? A Surname Analysis” (with Gregory Clark)
  • Discussant: Jeanne Lafortune (PUC Chile and EH Clio Lab)

 

12:00 COFFEE BREAK

12:20 KEYNOTE SPEAKER

 

  • Eric Hilt (Wellesley College), “Asset Ownership and Political Partisanship: Liberty Bonds and Republican Electoral Success in the 1920s”

 

13:30 LUNCH

14:40 SESSION 2: The Catholic Church and Long-Run Development

 

  • Francisco Pino (Universidad de Chile) “The Economic Effects of Catholic Church Censorship During the Counter-Reformation” (with Sascha O. Becker and Jordi Vidal-Robert)
  • Discussant: Francisco Gallego (PUC Chile and EH Clio Lab)
  • Mateo Uribe-Castro (University of Maryland), “The Political Economy of the Expropiation of Church Wealth in XIX Century, Colombia”
  • Discussant: Felipe González (PUC Chile)

 

FRIDAY JULY 28, 2017

9:30 SESSION 3: Political Economy and Development in Latin America

 

  • Lelys Dinarte (PUC Chile), “Unintended effects of Public Infraestructure: Labor, Education and Crime outcomes in El Salvador”
  • Discussant: Francisco Pino (Universidad de Chile)
  • Felipe González (PUC Chile), “Take the money and run? Privatizations and Rent Extractions” (with Monou Prem and Francisco Urzua)
  • Discussant: Eric Hilt (Wellesley College)

 

11:50 COFFEE BREAK

12:10  KEYNOTE SPEAKER

 

  • Katherine Eriksson (UC Davis), “The Role of Ethnic Enclaves in Immigrant Assimilation: Evidence from Norwegian Migrants during the Age of Mass Migration”

 

13:20 LUNCH

14:30 SESSION 4: Pre-historical Times

 

  • Ömer Özak (Southern Methodist University), “Geographical Origins and Economic Consequences of Language Structures” (with Oded Galor and Assaf Sarid)
  • Discussant: Emilio Depetris-Chauvin (PUC Chile and EH Clio Lab)

DESCARGAR PROGRAMA AQUÍ

“Conferencia realizada con el aporte de la Vicerrectoría de Investigación de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile”