Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Political Economy Workshop 2014 - Annual Lecture Prof. J.Robinson, "High Powered Incentives with Weak Institutions"

Milan, Catholic University, 12-13 May 2014
The workshop goal is to bring together distinguished scholars to discuss the newest research topics in political economy. 

 Topics of interests include:

 Autocracy and theory of conflicts:

  • Districting
  • Experimental political economy
  • Political economy of culture/beliefs
  • Political economy of fiscal federalism
  • Political economy of media
  • Theory of legislatures
  • Voting 

The workshop will be organized in two parallel sessions with discussants.  

Scientific committee:

Paolo Balduzzi (Catholic University of Milan)

Massimo Bordignon (Catholic University of Milan)

Michela Cella (Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca)

Mario Gilli (Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca)

Giovanna Iannantuoni (Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca)

Francesco Sobbrio  (Catholic University of Milan)

Andrea Vindigni (IMT Lucca & Collegio Carlo Alberto)


KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Professor James Robinson (Harvard University)

For further information: https://sites.google.com/site/poleconworkshop2014/home


Final program (315,12 KB)