Dec 15, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016
BITSS will hold its fifth Annual Meeting on December 15-16, 2016 in Berkeley, California to bring together leaders from academia, scholarly publishing, and policy to strengthen the standards of transparency and reproducibility across social science disciplines. The meeting will feature keynote speakers, an announcement of the 2016 Leamer-Rosenthal Prizes for Open Social Science, results from SSMART grants, and selected research from a call for papers.
Jan 6, 2017 - Jan 8, 2017
The Working Group in African Political Economy (WGAPE) brings together faculty and advanced graduate students in Economics and Political Science who combine field research experience in Africa with training in political economy methods. The group meets semi-annually to discuss the work-in-progress of its core members and invited guests. This special meeting will be hosted at NYU Abu Dhabi and will expand upon the original model, with a research discussion session and methods training module.
Mar 11, 2017
The Pacific Conference on Development Economics (PacDev) will be held on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at UC Riverside. PacDev is one of a handful of major annual conferences dedicated to international development. The event brings together graduate students, faculty and practitioners to present and discuss research that enhances our understanding of economic development, advances theoretical and empirical methods, and seeks to improve development interventions and policy.