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    “Surviving in the shadows – an economic and empirical discussion about the survival of the non-winning F1 drivers” (Prof. Paulo Reis Mourao), March 29th at 3 pm (U7, IV floor, Sala del Consiglio)

    Prof. Paulo Reis Mourao from the University of Minho is visiting Bicocca in the context of Erasmus Staff Mobility Programme.

    On March 29th at 3 pm (U7, IV floor, Sala del Consiglio) Prof. Paulo Reis Mourao will give a seminar:

    Surviving in the shadows – an economic and empirical discussion about the survival of the non-winning F1 drivers

    At the end of the seminar, Prof Reis Mouro will present the study opportunities the University of Minho offers.

    IMF World Economic Outlook, 26/4/2016 h. 11.30 Auditorium “G.Martinotti”, Via Vizzola, 5, Milano – Building U12

    April, 26th 2016, h.11.30

    Auditorium “G.Martinotti”, Building U12, Via Vizzola, 5, Milano

    IMF WORLD ECONOMIC OUTLOOK APRIL 2016

    imf outlook 2016

     

    Program:

    h. 11.30 Opening: Lucia Visconti Parisio, chief of DEMS department – Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca

    h. 11.45 IMF World Economic Outlook April 2016: Davide Furceri, IMF Research Department

    h. 12.45 Discussion: Patrizio Tirelli, DEMS -Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca

    h. 13.15 Completion of the conference

    The conference will be transmitted in streaming (http://streaming.unimib.it).

    For any information, please contact piergiovanna.natale@unimib.it

    The Political Economy of Democracy and Dictatorship, 22 – 24 February 2017, University of Münster, Germany

    Call for papers

    Date:

    22 – 24 February 2017

    Location:

    University of Münster, Germany

    Hosts:

    Thomas Apolte, University of Münster, Germany

    Mario Gilli, Bicocca University Milan, Italy

    Yuan Li, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

    Keynote Speakers:

    Toke Aidt, Cambridge University, UK

    Sabine Carey, University of Mannheim, Germany

    Barry Weingast, Stanford University, USA

    Ronald Wintrobe, Western University, CA

    Conference Description:

    The conference addresses the origin and prospects of democracy and dictatorship, policy control and governance structures in comparative political systems and transition processes from dictatorship to democracy and vice versa. We will have up to 36 papers presented in three parallel sessions, in addition to four keynote lectures. Bringing together scholars that are interested in interdisciplinary work comparing political systems is our focus.

    We welcome theoretical as well as empirical papers by both economists and other social scientists with an interdisciplinary background. In particular, papers may cover topics such as:

    • Institutional change and prosperity

    • Violence and political stability

    • Constitutional history of democracy

    • Political economy of revolutions

    • Political accountability in autocracies

    • Culture, religion, and political institutions

    Deadlines and Submission:

    • Abstract submission deadline August 1, 2016 (see conference webpage)

    • Notification of acceptance August 31, 2016

    • Full paper submission deadline December 31, 2016

    • Registration open until January 15, 2017

    Conference Contact Information:

    The Chair of Political Economy

    Scharnhorststr. 100

    48151 Münster, Germany

    e-mail: pedd@wiwi.uni-muenster.de

    URL: www.wiwi.uni-muenster.de/loep/en/pedd

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