December 6, 2014

Research Group on Political Institutions and Economic Policy

Center for Government and International Studies
CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S020
Cambridge, MA 02138

Sponsored by the Institute for Quantitative Social Science and the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University 

8:30AM–9:00AM: Continental breakfast and introductions

9:00AM–11:00AM: Session 1

11:00AM–11:30AM: Coffee break

11:30AM–1:30PM: Session 2

  • Jennifer Larson (NYU), “Ethnic Grievances or Ethnic Networks? The Influence of Rumor Networks on Rebel Group Formation"
  • Discussants:  Macartan Humphreys (Columbia) and Nicola Persico (Northwestern)

1:30PM–3:00PM: Lunch

3:00PM–5:00PM: Session 3