UCL Department of Economics


Applied Micro Research Day

31 May 2024, 10:00 am–6:00 pm

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Supported by the Stone Centre and the Department of Economics

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Attila Lindner

Applied Micro Research Day

10:15-10:20: Opening remarks

10:20-11:10: Lucas Conwell: “Transportation Infrastructure and City-Center Accessibility in the US and Europe” (joint with Mushfiq Mobarak and Fabian Eckert)

11:10-12:00: Pedro Carneiro: “Interactions: Teacher Behaviours and Child Development in Elementary School” (joint with Alejandra Campos, Yyannu Cruz-Aguayo, Norbert Schady)

12:00-13:20 Lunch break

13:20-14:10: Aureo de Paula: ‘Production Function Estimation Using Subjective Expectations Data’ (joint with Agnes Norris Keiller and John van Reenen)

14:10-15:00: Valerie Lechene: “Resource shares and individual consumption inequality in the UK from 1978 to 2019”

15:00-15:20 Coffee Break

15:20-16:10: Francois Gerard “Mitigating the consequences of job loss: Experimental Evidence from Ethiopia” (joint with Girum Abebe, Stefano Caria, and Lukas Hensel)

16:10-17:00: Gabriella Conti: “The menopause penalty” (joint with Rita Ginja Petra Persson Barton Willage)

17:00-18:00 Drinks

Location: Ricardo Lecture Theatre, Drayton House.