Day 1: Research session – State (Political economy – Challenging environments)
State capacity: Taxation, service provision and preferences
Presenting research and discussing state capacity to raise revenues, provide public goods, and affect the preferences and attitudes of citizens.
Chair: Gerard Padró i Miquel (Research Programme Director, IGC State Programme; LSE)
- Lucie Gadenne (University College London)
- Leander Heldring (University of Oxford)
- Jacob Shapiro (Princeton University)