Professor Almudena Sevilla is organising a workshop on development on June 8th as part of CGR research activities. Confirmed speakers are Kaivan Munshi (Professor of Economics at Cambridge University) and Adrienne Lucas (Associate Professor at Delaware University) .
Last Thursday saw the annual edition of the Workshop in Political Economy and Economic Policy and the Globalisation Seminar Series organised by Dr. Caterina Gennaioli. Along with the Brown Bag Seminars and the Workshop on the Theory and Empirics of Poverty, Inequality and Mobility, the annual seminar and workshop constitutes the CGR’s main effort in further the research on economic and political global concerns. The Centre seeks to offer a platform to prominent academics and policy-makers to discuss the latest debates on global issues such as immigration and social mobility. This year the seminar was co-sponsored by the Royal Economic Society.