Detailed information about the admission procedure can be found here.
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.
Title: “Political Economy of Multi-level Tax Reform for SDGs”,
Speaker: Ehtisham Ahmad (London School of Economics),
Schedule: 24-05-2017, h12:00
Room: 2104, u7, 2′ piano
Giorgio Brosio (University of Turin) will participate to the seminar.
22 – 24 February 2017
University of Münster, Germany
Thomas Apolte, University of Münster, Germany
Mario Gilli, Bicocca University Milan, Italy
Yuan Li, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Toke Aidt, Cambridge University, UK
Sabine Carey, University of Mannheim, Germany
Barry Weingast, Stanford University, USA
Ronald Wintrobe, Western University, CA
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
48151 Münster, Germany