University of California, Riverside


Political Economy & Development Spring 2004

Seminars & Colloquia

Political Economy & Development Spring 2004 Seminars

Fridays, 4:10-5:30 pm (unless otherwise specified) Sproul Hall 2206

Questions? Contact Steve Cullenberg or the workshop assistant Pamella J. Rousseau.

When available, the papers may be downloaded as pdf files, which can be read or printed using the Acrobat Reader.

Copies of papers may be available from Pam .

April 2-3 Friday & Saturday Humanities 1500 Both days 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m Economic Representations: Both Academic and Everyday, Center for Ideas and Society UCR Conference website:

Including, Jack Amariglio, (Economics, Merrimack College), Stephen Cullenberg (UCR), Will Milberg (Economics, New School University), David Ruccio (Economics, University of Notre Dame) Martha Starr (Economics, American University and many others.
April 9, Friday Sproul 2206 4:10-5:30 pm Michael Bernstein UCSD History "The 'Marginalist Revolution' in Historical Context"
April 16, Friday Sproul 2206 4:10-5:30 pm Feng Xiao CSU Fullerton Economics "The Role of the Stock Market in Influencing Firm Investment in China"
April 23-24, Friday & Saturday University of Massachusetts, Amherst Keith Griffin Festschrift Conference The full conference schedule can be downloaded at the Political Economy Research Institute website
April 30, Friday Sproul 2206 4:10-5:30 pm David Ellerman World Bank (retired) & UCR Economics "A Modern Treatment of Descriptive and Normative Property Theory"
May 7, Friday Sproul 2206 4:10-5:30 pm Prasanta Pattanaik UCR Economics "On the Structure of Normative Economics"
May 14, Friday
Sproul 2206
4:10-5:30 pm
Timur Kuran
University of Southern Calif. Economics
"Why the Islamic Middle East Did Not Develop Corporate Law through Indigenous Means"
May 21, Friday Sproul 2206 4:10-5:30 pm David Ellerman World Bank (retired) & UCR "A Theory of Autonomy-Respecting Development Assistance"
May 26 & 27, Wednesday & Thursday Sproul 2206 Kaushik Basu Cornell University C. Marks Professor and Director, Program on Comparative Economic Development, Department of Economics Distinguished Visitor "Globalization and Marginalization: A Re-examination of Development Policy"
Wednesday, 2:10-3:30 p.m.

"Racial Conflict and the Malignancy of Identity"
Thursday, 4:10-5:30 p.m.
May 28, Friday Sproul 2206 Development Symposium for Keith Griffin 10:00 a.m . Keith Griffin 10:00 a.m. Azizur Rahman Khan Economics, UCR"Income Distribution in Post-Reform China"

2:00 p.m. Ben Crow, Sociology, UC Santa Cruz, "Gender and Water: Poverty, Mortality and Access to Water"

4:00 p.m. Jim Boyce, Economics, University of Mass., Amherst, "Green and Brown? Globalization and the Environment"
June 4, Friday Sproul 2206 9:30a.m. to 5:30p.m. Graduate Student Conference for Keith Griffin Confirmed Participants Include:
Diana Alarcon, Inter-American Dev. Bank Mark Brenner, Univ. of Mass., Amherst Amber Casolari, Glendale Comm. College Savvina Chowdhury, Cal. State Univ., Bakersfield Ranjeeta Ghiara, Cal State Univ. , San Marcos Craig Gunderson, Iowa State University Mwangi wa Githinji, Gettysburg College Amy Ickowitz, Clark University Terry McKinley, United Nations Dev. Programme Bassam Yousif, Cal. State Univ. Fullerton German Zarate-Hojos, State Univ. of NY Cortland Eduardo Zepeda, United Nations Dev. Programme

The Challenge of Development in the 21st Century, Schedule
June 9, Wednesday Sproul 2206 4:10-5:30 pm E. Roy Weintraub Duke University Economics "Equilibrium Proofmaking"

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