Applied development economics conference seminar series

Past Event From 15 Sep 2020 to 30 Dec 2020 Inclusive Growth

The International Growth Centre (IGC) announces the on-going Applied Development Economics Conference series organised by the Centre for Research in Economics and Business (CREB) at the Lahore School of Economics in collaboration with Consortium for Development Policy Research (CDPR). 

Weekly webinars are held every Tuesday from 16:00 - 17:00 PKT (11:00 - 12:00 GMT). Any exceptions will be announced ahead of time. Seminars will consist of a 45-minute research paper presentation followed by 15 minutes of Q&A.

The online ADE Seminar Series will keep the spirit of the annual ADE conference alive by allowing researchers in the field of development economics, particularly those working in Pakistan, the opportunity to network and receive feedback on their research.

Join us for our next Applied Development Economics Seminar Series webinar by Dr. Javed Younas (American University of Sharjah), 8 December 2020, 16 00 - 17 00 (PKT) / 11:00 – 12:00 GMT. Register now here to attend.

Presentation Title: Conflicts and Child Sex at Birth: Evidence from Pakistan

You can find more information about Dr. Younas here.

Previous seminar recordings are available at our YouTube channel and the IGC website here.


Watch the full recordings of past events

'Policies for human capital accumulation among the world's poor'

'Layoffs, benefits, and intimate partner violence'

'Borrowing to keep up: Inequality, debt, and conspicuous consumption'

'Internationally-linked firms, integration reforms, and productivity in Pakistan'

'Girls education: The past and the way forward'

'Inter-spousal normative disagreement and household inefficiency'