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ORIANA BANDIERA

Will participate in:

BREVE STORIA DELL’IDEA DI POVERTÀ
4 June 2022 at 12:00
ORIANA BANDIERA
introduce MARCO SANFILIPPO
Accademia delle Scienze Sala dei Mappamondi
Available on demand
STORIA DELLE IDEE

Bio

Oriana Bandiera is the Sir Anthony Atkinson Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics, and a fellow of the British Academy, the Econometric Society, CEPR, BREAD and IZA. She is co-editor of Econometrica, president of the European Economic Association, and director of the Hub for Equal Representation at the LSE and of the Gender, Growth and Labour Markets in Low-Income Countries (G²LM|LIC) programme at IZA. She serves on the council of the Econometric Society, on board of the International Growth Centre and as vice-president of the Collegio Carlo Alberto. Her research has been awarded the IZA Young Labor Economist Prize (2008), the Carlo Alberto Medal (2011), the Ester Boserup Prize (2018), the Yrjö Jahnsson Award(2019), the Arrow Award (2021) and a Honorary Doctorate in Economics from the University of Munich (2021). At the LSE she teaches the undergraduate Development Economics course, for which she won a Student Union Award in 2020.

Links, Articles & Podcast

Lewis, A. (1954) “Economic Development with Unlimited Supplies of Labour” Manchester School of Economic and Social Studies, XXII (May 1954), 139-91

Boserup, Ester (1970). Woman’s role in economic development. London: George Allen & Unwin.

Roy, A. (1951). “Some Thoughts on the Distribution of Earnings”. Oxford Economic Papers. 3 (2): 135–146.

Michael Kremer, 1993. “The O-Ring Theory of Economic Development,” The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 108(3), pages 551-575.

AV Banerjee, AF Newman “Occupational choice and the process of development” Journal of political economy 101 (2), 274-298

Baboni, C., Bandiera, O., Burgess, R., Ghatak, M., & Heil, A. (2021). Why do people stay poor?. Quarterly Journal of Economics.