Fifth CAGE Research Meeting
Thursday 9 Apr 2015
The aim of this one-day event is for our faculty and associated academics to present recent work related to CAGE's themes, in an informal setting allowing for feedback and discussion.
This event is organised by the CAGE Post Doc researchers, Mariaelisa Epifanio, Sanchari Roy and Jordi Vidal-Robert
9.15 - Registration and Coffee
9.30 – 10.15: Natalie Chen "Quality and Exchange Rate Pass-Through: Firm-Level Evidence for Argentinean Wine"
10.15 – 11.00: Mariaelisa Epifanio "The Salience Effect in Counterterrorist Politics: Why Left-Wing Incumbents responded more to Al-Qaeda’s
Terrorist campaign than their Right-Wing Counterparts"
11.00 – 11.30: Coffee break
11.30 – 12.15: Mirko Draca “Trade-Induced Technical Change? The Impact of Chinese Imports on Innovation, Diffusion and Productivity”
12.15 – 13.15: Lunch
13.15 – 14.00: Rocco Macchiavello "Loans over Coffee: Evidence from Rwanda and Elsewhere" (The talk is based on two research projects: “Tropical Lending: International Prices, Strategic Defaults and Credit Constraints among Coffee Washing Stations” with A. Blouin and “Trust, Contracts and Efficiency: Evidence from Coffee Washing Stations in Rwanda” with A. Blouin and A. Morjaria.
14.00 – 14.45: Sascha Becker "The Impact of public Employment: Evidence from Bonn" (joint with Stephan Heblich and Daniel Sturm)