piep2018

RESEARCH GROUP ON POLITICAL INSTITUTIONS AND ECONOMIC POLICY
Ostrom Workshop, 513 N. Park, IU Bloomington

SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018

Organizers: Lee J. Alston and Federica Carugati

* Please note: This conference is by invitation only *

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

7:30–8:30 am

Breakfast at Grant Street Inn

8:45–9:00 am

Introductions at Ostrom Workshop

9:00–11:00 am

“Revisiting the Maghribi Traders (Again): A Social Network and Relational Contracting Perspective” [Abstract]
Lisa Bernstein (University of Chicago Law School)

Discussants:
Hannah Simpson (Institute for Advanced Study, Toulouse)
Noam Yuchtman (UC-Berkeley)

11:00–11:30 am

Refreshment Break

11:30 am–1:30 pm

“Legible Institutions and Land Demand” [Abstract]
Darin Christensen (UCLA)

Discussants:
Jessica Steinberg (Indiana University Bloomington)
Sonja Opper (Lund University)

1:30–3:00 pm

Lunch

3:00–5:00 pm

“How Much Should We Trust the Dictator’s GDP Estimates?” [Abstract]
Luis Martinez (Harris School of Public Policy)

Discussants:
John Patty (University of Chicago)
Mostafa Beshkar (Indiana University Bloomington)

6:30 pm

TBD