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In light of COVID-19, GEM20 will be fully remote for the week of September 21-25, 2020. The Global Empowerment Meeting (GEM) is the Center for International Development's (CID) premier event featuring cutting-edge research and initiatives in global development. The topic of GEM20 is...
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The goals of the conference are to focus attention on emerging scholarship and establish links between researchers and data providers to promote new work on forced displacement. Papers presented at the conference will be eligible for consideration for a special issue on Forced Displacement in...
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Topics: Accounting; Alternative Finance; Asset Pricing; Bank Lending; Bank Management; Behavioral Finance; Big Data; Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies; Commodities Markets; Contemporary Issues in Banking; Corporate Finance and Governance; Data Mining in Finance; Emerging Markets; Energy; Entrepreneurship...
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Education policies and outcomes are unavoidably shaped by the political process and therefore by such factors as public opinion and the activities of interest groups. To better understand the political economy of education, we aim to bring together researchers from across countries to provide an...
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Education policies may diverge from empirical insight because political actors are responsive to the opinions of voters and interest groups. The workshop aims to create a better grasp of the heterogeneity in and the formation of the electorate’s opinions on education policy. It provides a...
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The Program Committee invites submissions for about 20 presentations from academic researchers in all areas of labor market policy evaluation and methodological contributions from related fields.
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This century has been dubbed the Chinese Century. But will the naming of this Century be congruent with the country’s performance in the global political economy? As part of a series of conferences on the topic China Goes Global, held at Harvard Kennedy School and Rollins College, we issue a...
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This focused workshop is about the Globalization of Chinese companies and the political and business contexts. Topics: • Outward Direct Investment (ODI) of China and Chinese companies • Impacts of Chinese outward investment on host markets • Chinese global competitiveness and export...
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Jacques Rousseau once claimed that the best education was one that the child discerned for himself. The tutor was to “do nothing and let nothing be done” so that the child would be free to learn whatever he needed to know without external pressure. When it comes to learning, incentives –...
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This conference brings together scholars in the field of American history who see capitalism as an important category of analysis and a topic for inquiry in its own right. Five panels of graduate students and leading scholars will present exciting new research and discuss central themes such as...
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