France, Paris

Development - Inequality, social interactions and institutional dynamics

when 26 June 2017 - 30 June 2017
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.
>> Instructors: François Bourguignon, Denis Cogneau, Oliver Vanden Eynde, Thierry Verdier and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya

Course leader

>> Program supervisor: Oliver Vanden Eynde

Target group

The PSE Summer School 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: Fees for Students = 1200€; Fees for other Participants = 1500€
A 250€ discount will be offered on each additional programme. For example: if you are a student attending 3 weeks, the total fees will be 3100€. 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 (non-sponsored fees applies)]: Fees = 2000€
A 250€ discount will be offered on each additional programme. For example: if you are a student attending 3 weeks, the total fees will be 3100€. 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