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Workshop Hosted by the Historical Economics and Development Group (HEDG)

4th HEDG Mini-Workshop for Young Scholars on November 6, 2019

4th HEDG Mini-Workshop for Young Scholars, Fall 2019

Hosted by the Historical Economics and Development Group (HEDG) at University of Southern Denmark Location: IVØ Seminar Room
Date: November 6, 2019

09.45-10.00 Welcome by the Workshop Organizer
10.00-10.30 Maja Pedersen (University of Southern Denmark), “The role of land inequality in Italy for the relative economic performance”
10.30-11.00 Xanthi Tsoukli (University of Sothern Denmark), “A Microlevel Database of Danish Cooperative Creameries, 1898-1945”
11.00-11.15 Coffee Break
11.15-12.00 Erik Melander (University of Namur), “Austerity and Crime: Evidence from the New Poor Law” (joint with Martina Miotto)
12.00-13.15 Lunch
13.15-14.00 Yuzuru Kumon (Bocconi University), “The Deep Roots of Inequality”
14.00-14.45 Marc Goni (University of Vienna) “Lineages of Scholars in pre-industrial Europe: Nepotism vs Intergenerational Human Capital Transmission” (joint with David de la Croix)
14.45-15.00 Coffee Break
15.00-15.30 Viktor Malein (University of Southern Denmark), “The German colonists and industrialization in the late imperial Russia: the role of human capital”
15.30-16.00 Caterina Mauri (University of Southern Denmark), “Radio killed the dancehall star”
16.00-16.15 Coffee Break
16.15-17.00 Nina Boberg-Fazlic (University of Southern Denmark) Winners and Losers from Enclosure: Evidence from Danish Land Inequality 1682-1895 (joint with Markus Lampe, Pablo Martinelli Lasheras, and Paul Richard Sharp)
18.00- Dinner & Pub
A laptop is available in the room for presentations.
Workshop Organizer:
Philipp Ager (University of Southern Denmark, HEDG and CEPR)