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SI 2019 Productivity, Development, and Entrepreneurship

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Nicholas Bloom, Chang-Tai Hsieh, Tavneet Suri, and Christopher Woodruff, Organizers

July 17, 2019

Charles Room B

Royal Sonesta Hotel
40 Edwin H. Land Blvd.
Cambridge, MA

Conference Code of Conduct

Tuesday, July 16
5:15 pm
Reception at the Royal Sonesta Hotel
Wednesday, July 17
8:30 am
Coffee & Pastries
9:00 am
Namrata Kala, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Workhorses or White Elephants: The Impacts of Earned Autonomy on State-Owned Enterprises
Discussant: Andrea Prat, Columbia University
9:45 am
Johannes Boehm, Sciences Po
Swati Dhingra, London School of Economics
John M. Morrow, London School of Economics
The Comparative Advantage of Firms
Discussant: Claudia Steinwender, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Jing Cai, University of Maryland and NBER
Adam Szeidl, Central European University
Direct and Indirect Effects of Financial Access on SMEs
Discussant: Antoinette Schoar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
11:45 am
Sascha Kerbert, University of Sydney
Russell Toth, University of Sydney
Banking on Persistence: The Impacts of a Credit Guarantee on Bank Lending in Indonesia
Discussant: Tavneet Suri, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
12:30 pm
Lunch
1:30 pm
Laura E. Boudreau, Columbia University
Multinational Enforcement of Labor Law: Experimental Evidence from Bangladesh's Apparel Sector
Discussant: Daniela Scur, Cornell University
2:15 pm
Erin M. Kelley, University of California at Berkeley
Gregory V. Lane, University of California at Berkeley
David Schoenholzer, University of California at Berkeley
The Impact of Monitoring Technologies on Contracts and Employee Behavior: Experimental Evidence from Kenya's Transit Industry
Discussant: Eric Verhoogen, Columbia University and NBER
3:00 pm
Break
3:15 pm
Leonardo Iacovone, The World Bank
David McKenzie, The World Bank
Shortening the Supply Chain: Experimental Evidence for Fruit and Vegetable Vendors in Bogota's Slums (slides)
Discussant: Lauren F. Bergquist, University of Michigan and NBER
4:00 pm
Adjourn
 
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