Economics
Interview
January 4, 2021

Development economics job market talks

  • Benjamin Krause, University of California, Berkeley discusses tax collection and protests
  • Megan Lang, University of California, Berkeley discusses the consumption of perishable goods in developing countries
  • Joshua Deutschmann, University of Wisconsin-Madison discusses the contracting to promote agricultural modernization in Senegal
  • Eleonora Guarnieri from the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and IFO Institute discusses how cultural distance can influence ethnic conflict.

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NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center

NOVAFRICA is a knowledge center created by the Nova School of Business and Economics of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa in 2011. Its mission is to produce expertise with an impact on business and economic development in Africa. A particular focus is on Portuguese-speaking Africa, i.e., Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, and Sao Tome and Principe.

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4. Quality education
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Follow the leader: Using videos to make information on resource revenue management more relevant

Under the theme of Economic Development in Africa, the NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE seminar series hosts a variety of international speakers. This seminar invited Christa Brunnschweiler, University of East Anglia.

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Political voice and pro-sociality: evidence from a lab-in-the-field experiment in Uganda

Under the theme of Economic Development in Africa, the NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE seminar series hosts a variety of international speakers. This seminar invited Ana Garcia, Nova SBE.

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American lessons

When they are excluded, people do not change to be included, they become more radical, they stop listening and start working in a closed circuit. It is a very human reaction to denying reality.

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