09 Set 2022 10:00

SASCA Ph.D. Conference in Economics 2022

Palazzo Moro Aula 0D, Ca' Foscari University of Venice

SASCA Ph.D. Conference in Economics 2022
8-9 September 2022

Conference programme
Friday, 9 September 2022

Session 3 – Applied Microeconomics
Chair: Xhiselda Demaj (Ca' Foscari University of Venice)

Giulia Romani (Ca' Foscari University of Venice) - The Political Economy of Regional Development: Evidence from The Cassa per il Mezzogiorno
Discussant: Miriam Venturini (University of Zurich)

Miriam Venturini (University of Zurich) - Agricultural Practices, Organized Workers and Female Political Empowerment: Evidence from Italian Mondine
Discussant: Elena Renzullo (Ca' Foscari University of Venice)

Nick Ridpath (University of Oxford) - Childcare Subsidies and the Child Penalty: A Life-Cycle Analysis
Discussant: Xhiselda Demaj (Ca' Foscari University of Venice)

10:30–11:00  Coffee break

Eleonora Brandimarti (University of Geneva) -  Field of Study, Selection and Returns to University Courses
Discussant: Nick Ridpath (University of Oxford)

Andrea Berlanda (University of Lausanne) - Health Policies for Women Empowerment
Discussant: Enrico Fornasiero (Ca' Foscari University of Venice)

Lorenzo Sileci (London School of Economics and Political Science)
Carbon Pricing in Presence of Permeable Borders: The Impact of British Columbia’s 2008 Carbon Tax on Road Transportation CO2 Emissions
Discussant: Andrea Ciaccio (Ca' Foscari University of Venice)

12:30–14:00   Lunch 

Session 4 – Experimental Economics & Microeconomic Theory
Chair: Ludovica Spinola (Ca' Foscari University of Venice)

Yuki Takahashi  (European University Institute) - Gender Differences in the Cost of Corrections in Group Work
Discussant: Beatrice Braut (University of Turin)

Beatrice Braut (University of Turin) - Gender Differences in Competitiveness With or Without Advantages
Discussant: Yuki Takahashi (European University Institute)

15:00–15:15  Short break

Patrick Allmis (University of Antwerp) - The Role of Confidence for Disputes
Discussant: Roberto Rozzi (Ca' Foscari University of Venice)

Roberto Rozzi (Ca' Foscari University of Venice) - Does Homophily Impede Human Capital Investments?
Discussant: Patrick Allmis (University of Antwerp)

16:15–16:45  Coffee break

Keynote speech
Rob Alessie (University of Groningen) - Giving With a Warm Hand: Evidence on Estate Planning and Inter-Vivos Transfers

17:30  End of the conference

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