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Development Lunch Seminars

Spring 2017

First Wednesday of each month in the Koo Room of Marshall-Adams Hall, 12:00 - 1:00, and the third Wednesday of each month in Ag Hall, room 75, 12:00 - 1:00.

Organizer: Chris Ahlin (ahlinc@msu.edu)

January 18 (Wednesday)
12:00 - 1:00
75 Ag Hall
Jonathan Bauchet, Sugato Chakravarty, Purdue University
Does Size Matter? Field Experiment on Group size and Loan Repayment in Microfinance
February 15 (Wednesday)
12:00 - 12:30
75 Ag Hall
Joshua Gill, Michigan State University
Credit and Warehousing to Test Alternative Models of Financial Inclusion in Pakistan
February 15 (Wednesday)
12:30 - 1:00
75 Ag Hall
Chris Ahlin, Michigan State University
Group Lending Over Time and In Macroeconomic Context
March 1 (Wednesday)
12:00 - 1:00
Ajay Shenoy, UC Santa Cruz
Estimating the Production Function when Firms Are Constrained
April 5 (Wednesday)
12:00 - 1:00
Thomas Jayne, Michigan State University
Farmland Concentration and Rural Labor Productivity: Evidence from Tanzania
April 19 (Wednesday)
12:00 - 1:00
75 Ag Hall
Tian Cai, Michigan State University
Using A Multichannel Training Strategy to Stimulate Farmersí Knowledge and Willingness to Test Drought Tolerant Maize Varieties

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