Ronald Coase Institute



2011 Chicago Workshop: Program




WORKSHOP ON INSTITUTIONAL ANALYSIS
MAY 15-21, 2011
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, USA


SUNDAY, MAY 15  
   
17:00 - 18:30 Registration
   
18:30 Dinner
   
   
   
MONDAY, MAY 16  
   
   
7:30 - 8:15 Breakfast
   
8:30 - 9:00 Introduction and Welcome
  Mary Shirley (The Ronald Coase Institute)
   
9:00 - 9:30 How Cross-Country Regressions Lead to Bad Policy: The Case of Broadband
  Scott Wallsten (Technology Policy Institute)
   
9:30 - 10:00 A Brief History of New Institutional Analysis
  Mary Shirley (The Ronald Coase Institute)
   
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee
   
10:30 - 11:00 Using Institutional Analysis to Understand How Universities Work
  Maria Yudkevich (National Research University - Higher School of Economics)
   
11:00 - 12:00 Formulating Research Projects
  Alexandra Benham (The Ronald Coase Institute)
  Lee Benham (Washington University in
  St. Louis, and the Ronald Coase Institute)
   
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
   
13:00 - 14:30 Participants present their research
  in small groups and receive feedback
   
14:30 - 15:00 Coffee
   
15:00 - 17:00 Participants present their research
  in small groups and receive feedback
   
18:00 Dinner
   
   
TUESDAY, MAY 17  
   
   
7:30 - 8:15 Breakfast
   
8:30 - 9:30 History, Growth, and the New Institutional Economics
  John Nye (George Mason University)
   
9:30 - 10:00 Using Field Experiments in Economics
  John List (University of Chicago)
   
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee
   
10:30 - 11:00 Communicate Strategically
  Alexandra Benham (The Ronald Coase Institute)
   
11:00 - 11:30 Why Parties and Governments Manipulate Elections
  Alberto Simpser (University of Chicago)
   
11:30 - 12:00 Is It Possible to Have a Good Life Being an Economist? Part 1
  Colin Xu (The World Bank)
   
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
   
13:00 - 14:30 Participants revise their research,
  with individual consultations
   
14:30 - 15:00 Coffee
   
15:00 - 17:00 Participants revise their research,
  with individual consultations
   
18:00 Dinner
   
   
   
WEDNESDAY, MAY 18  
   
   
7:30 - 8:15 Breakfast
   
8:30- 10:00 Presentations by participants
   
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee
   
10:30 - 11:00 Presentations by participants
   
11:00 - 12:00 The Changing Body: Health, Nutrition, and Human Development in the Western World since 1700
  Robert Fogel (University of Chicago)
   
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
   
13:00 - 13:30 Question and Answer Session
  Robert Fogel (University of Chicago)
   
13:30 - 14:30 Presentations by participants
   
14:30 - 15:00 Coffee
   
15:00 - 17:00 Presentations by participants
   
18:00 Dinner
   
   
   
THURSDAY, MAY 19  
   
   
7:30 - 8:15 Breakfast
   
8:30 - 10:00 Presentations by participants
   
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee
   
10:30 - 11:30 Presentations by participants
   
11:30 -12:00 A Journal Editor's View of the Publication Process
  Sam Peltzman (University of Chicago)
   
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
   
13:00 - 14:30 Presentations by participants
   
14:30 - 15:00 Coffee
   
15:00 -17:00 Presentations by participants
   
18:00 Dinner
   
   
FRIDAY, MAY 20  
   
7:30 - 8:15 Breakfast
   
8:30 -9:00 Is It Possible to Have a Good Life Being an Economist? Part 2
  Colin Xu (The World Bank)
   
9:00 - 10:00 Presentations by participants
   
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee
   
10:30 - 12:00 Presentations by participants
   
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
   
13:00 - 13:30 Assessments
   
13:30 - 14:30 Wrap-up discussion and ceremony
  Overview by faculty of participants' presentations,
  and feedback from participants
   
14:30 - 17:00 Special event
   
18:00 Depart for dinner
   
   
   
 
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|2003 São Paulo |2004 Tucson |2005 Barcelona |2006 Boulder |2007 Reykjavik|
|2008 Singapore |2008 Philippines |2008 Beijing |2009 Bratislava |2009 Xiamen|
|2010 Moscow |2010 Shanghai |2011 Chicago| |2012 Beijing |2012 Santiago|
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