Bordeaux Applied Economics Workshop #2 FAMILY AND DEVELOPMENT 29 Mars 2019

Ce workshop a eu lieu le29 mars 2019 sur le site de la Victoire (Amphi Sigals). Il est le 2ème d'une série portant sur l’économie appliquée et rassemblant des chercheurs du site bordelais et des invités extérieurs.

Program

Format: 25 min presentation + 2 x 5 min discussions + 5 min open discussion

09:25 Welcoming words

 

09:30 Martin Ravallion (Georgetown): “Intra-Household Inequality as a Source of Bias in Estimating Household Engel Curves”. Discussion: Isabelle Chort (Pau) and Tanguy Bernard (Bordeaux)

 

10:10 Sara Lowes (Bocconi): “Matrilineal Kinship and Spousal Cooperation: Evidence from the Matrilineal Belt”. Discussion: Roberta Ziparo (AMSE) and Matthieu Solignac (Bordeaux).

                                              

10:50 Rossella Calvi (Rice): “Sharing the Pie: Undernutrition, Intra-household Allocation, and Poverty”. Discussion : Eric Rougier (Bordeaux) and Sylvie Lambert (PSE).

11:30 Christine Valente (Bristol): “Individual Consumption in Collective Households: Identification Using Panel Data with an Application to PROGRESA”. Discussion: Olivier Bargain (Bordeaux) and Jacob Penglase (Bordeaux)

 

12:10 Lunch

 

14:00 Jacob Penglase (Bordeaux): “The Impact of Unilateral Divorce Laws in Mexico: Bargaining Power and Labor Supply”. Discussion: Jean-Noël Senne (Bordeaux) and Tim Demont (AMSE)

 

14:40 Dominique van de Walle (AMSE): “Marital Shocks and Women’s Welfare in Africa”. Discussion: Sara Lowes (Bocconi) and Matthieu Clément (Bordeaux)

 

15:20 Coffee Break

 

15:40 Olivier Bargain (Bordeaux): “Intrahousehold allocation and individual poverty: an assessment of the collective model using direct evidence on sharing”. Discussion: Dominique van de Walle (World Bank) and Caitlin Brown (CEU)

 

16:20 Roberta Ziparo (AMSE): “Gender, information and the efficiency of households'

productive decisions: An experiment in rural Togo”. Discussion: Rossella Calvi (Rice) and Christine Valente (Bristol)

 

17:00 End

Mise à jour le 20/05/2019