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Autumn 2008

Dondena Seminars - Regular Series

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Monday 22-Sep-08, 12.45 - Room N34 (Velodromo)
John Ermisch (ISER, University of Essex)
Dynamics of early cognitive and behavioural development

 

Monday 29-Sep-08, 12.45 - Room N34 (Velodromo)
Chiara Pronzato (Centro Dondena, Università Bocconi)
Comparing quasi-experimental designs and structural models for policy evaluation. The case of a reform of lone parental welfare

 

Monday 6-Oct-08, 12.45 - Room N34 (Velodromo)
Guido Alfani (ISE and Centro Dondena, Università Bocconi)
Building kinship. Long-term trends in formalisation of social ties

 

Monday 13-Oct-08, 12.45 - Room N34 (Velodromo)
Stephen Pudney (ISER, University of Essex)
If you're happy and you know it, clap your hands! Questionnaire design, survey process and econometric studies of satisfaction

 

Monday 20-Oct-08, 12.45 - Room N34 (Velodromo)
Wendy Sigle-Rushton (London School of Economics)
Identifying patterns of resilience using classification trees

 

Monday 27-Oct-08, 12.45 - Room N34 (Velodromo)
Victor Lapuente (University of Gothenburg)
Economic development, corruption and political regime: Do democracies always lead to good quality of government?

 

Monday 3-Nov-08, 12.45 - Room N26 (Velodromo)
Marco Albertini (Instituto Juan March)
The intergenerational transmission of inequality through inter-vivos transfers: does social class matter?

 

Monday 10-Nov-08, 12.45 - Room N26 (Velodromo)
Nathan Nunn (Harvard University)
Columbuss contribution to world population and urbanization: A natural experiment examining the introduction of potatoes

 

Monday 17-Nov-08, 12.45 - Room N32 (Velodromo) 
Tommy E. Murphy (IGIER and Centro Dondena, Università Bocconi)
When smaller families seem contagious: A spatial look at the French fertility decline using an agent-based simulation model

 

Monday 24-Nov-08, 12.45 - Room N32 (Velodromo)
Torkild Hovde Lyngstad (University of Oslo)
Fatherhood and crime: Do boys matter more?

 

Monday 1-Dec-08, 12.45 - Room N26 (Velodromo)
Emilia del Bono (ISER, University of Essex)
Intra-family resource allocations: A dynamic model of birth weight

 

Inquiries to: Tommy E. Murphy (seminar organiser) or Ilaria Fortuna (secretary of Centro Dondena)

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