1st Kent Workshop on Networks in Economics
Friday 29 September 2017, 12.00-18.15
This half-day workshop brings together leading researchers working on theoretical and empirical aspects of networks in economics. Confirmed speakers include Sanjeev Goyal (Cambridge), Yann Bramoullé (Aix-Marseille School of Economics), Gabrielle Demange (EHESS and Paris School of Economics), Cynthia Kinnan (Northwestern), Friederike Mengel (Essex) and Julien Labonne (Oxford).
The workshop is public and open to all, however, spaces are limited.
The workshop is funded by the School of Economics at Kent, and by the French National Research Agency (ANR) through the program 13 JSH1 0009 01.
Friday 29 September
|11.45 - 12.45||LUNCH|
|12.45 - 13.30||Enhancing dual activities in a social network||Gabrielle Demange
Paris School of Economics
|13.30 - 14.15||Family Networks and Distributive Politics (with M Fafchamps)||Julien Labonne
University of Oxford
|14.15 - 14.45||BREAK|
|14.45 - 15.30||Migration networks and household investment: Evidence from China||Cynthia Kinnan
|15.30 - 16.15||Compliance Behaviour in Networks: Evidence from a Field Experiment||Friederike Mengel
University of Essex
|16.15 - 16.45||BREAK|
|16.45 - 17.30||Altruism and Risk-Sharing in Networks||Yann Bramoullé
Aix-Marseille School of Economics
|17.30 - 18.15||The Strategy of Conquest||Sanjeev Goyal
University of Cambridge
|19.00 - 21.00||DINNER – The Goods Shed (next to Canterbury West train station)|