1. Violence, Confidence, and Development: Behavioral Economics Lecture
Date: April 18th, 2014
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 P.M.
Venue: Hamilton 503
Join Professor Pietro Ortoleva in his talk on the effect of violence on entrepreneural confidence in developing countries. In addition to discussing his research in Colombia, Professor Ortoleva will also give an undergraduate level introduction to the field of behavioral economics and how it redefines how we interpret economic problems.
is to provide a platform for the Columbia community to critically explore pressing problems of economic development. Bringing together academics, practitioners, and students to grapple with controversial issues in the field, we seek to highlight innovative and viable solutions to urgent questions. DeltaGDP's project also promotes specific initiatives through fund raising and other activities.