France, Paris

Development - Inequality, social interactions, and institutional dynamics

when 25 June 2018 - 29 June 2018
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 1200

Institutions and social frictions - associated with inequalities, political conflicts, corruption, and cultural polarization - have emerged as central themes in development economics. Based on both formal theory and rigorous empirical research, this program draws the outlines of the current research frontier

Course leader

Instructors: François Bourguignon, Denis Cogneau, Oliver Vanden Eynde, Thierry Verdier and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya

Target group

It is aimed at professionals, researchers, as well as graduate students in Economics and Finance (Masters and PhD). Undergraduate students in Economics will be considered only if their profile is exceptionally strong

Fee info

EUR 1200: Applicants not sponsored by their organizations or sponsored by a University: Fees for Students = 1200€; Fees for other Participants = 1500€
A 250€ discount will be offered on each additional programme. Note that PSE Alumni, Students and Members receive a 10% discount.
Fees include lunches and coffee breaks every day, as well as the welcome and the farewell cocktails. The fees do not include accommodation, transport or any other services.
EUR 2000: Applicants sponsored by their organizations [Excluding applicants from Universities]: Fees = 2000€
A 250€ discount will be offered on each additional programme. Note that PSE Alumni, Students and Members receive a 10% discount.
Fees include lunches and coffee breaks every day, as well as the welcome and the farewell cocktails. The fees do not include accommodation, transport or any other services.

Scholarships

None