2-3 octobre 2014 - PEARL Seminar

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PROGRAM (Download the program)

Day 1 : Thursday the 2nd of October
 

  • 08:30 - 08:45 - Welcome address

Session 1 : Chair Jean-Michel Josselin (University of Rennes 1)
 

  •   08:45 - 09:45 - « Urban Sprawl and the Strategic Behavior of Local Governments »  
    Miriam Hortas-Rico (Complutense University of Madrid and Government and Economic Research Network - GEN)
    Discussant : Fabien Moizeau (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)
  •   09:45 - 10:45 - « One or Two Tiers of Local Government ? The Cost Effects of    Regional Experiment »  
    Antti Moisio (Government Institute for Economic research - VATT, Helsinki)
    Discussant : Yvon Rocaboy (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)

 

  •  10:45 - 11:00 - Coffee Break 

 

  •  11:00 - 12:00 - “A Simple Model of Myopic Behavior in Legislature” 
    Alberto Cassone (University of Eastern Piedmont, Alessandria) and Andrea Venturini (University of Turin)
    Discussant : Santiago Lago-Peñas (University of Vigo and Government and Economic Research Network - GEN)
  •  12:00 - 13:00 - “Complexity, Salience and Income Tax Filing Behavior : Evidence from a Natural Experiment” 
    Jani-Petri Laamanen (University of Tampere) and Kaisa Kotakorpi (University of Turku)
    Discussant : David Masclet (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)

 

  •  13:00 - 14:30 - Lunch 

Session 2 : Chair Thierry Madiès (University of Fribourg)
 

  •  14:30 - 15:30 - “Tax Amnesties” 
    Carla Marchese (University of Eastern Piedmont, Alessandria)
    Discussant : Jean-Michel Josselin (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)
  •  15:30 - 16:30 - “Determinants of Portuguese local governments’ deficits and debt” 
    Linda Gonçalves Veiga (University of Minho) and Francisco Veiga (University of Minho)
    Discussant : Isabelle Cadoret (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)

 

  •  16:30 -  16:45 - Coffee Break 

 

  • 16:45 - 17:45 - “Empowering the Powerful ? Determinants of NGO accession to EU funds in the Czech Republic”
    Jiří Navrátil (Masaryk University, Brno) and Gabriela Vaceková (Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic)
    Discussant : Véronique Thelen (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)
  • 20:00 - Dinner

Day 2 : Friday the 3rd of October

Session 3 : Chair Antti Moisio (Government Institute for Economic research - VATT, Helsinki)

  • 09:00 - 10:00 - “Close Elections RDD and the Incumbency Effect : Evidence from Real Randomized Trials”
    Janne Tukiainen (Government Institute for Economic research - VATT, Helsinki)
    Discussant : Benoît Le Maux (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)
  • 10:00 - 11:00 - “What do you Know about your Mayor ? Voters’ Information and Jurisdiction Size”
    Nicolas Gavoille (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS), Jean-Michel Josselin (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS) and Fabio Padovano, (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)
    Discussant : Thierry Madiès (University of Fribourg)

 

  • 11:00 - 11:15 - Coffee Break

 

  • 11:15 - 12:15 “Value-added Estimation of School Performance”
    Heikki Pursiainen (Government Institute for Economic research - VATT, Helsinki)
    Discussant : Fabio Padovano (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)
  • 12:15 - 13:15 “Learning from repeated yardstick competition”
    Ilaria Petrarca (University of Verona)
    Discussant : Nicolas Gavoille (University of Rennes 1 and CREM/CNRS)

 

  • 13:15 - 14:30 - Lunch

Scientific committee :
 

  • Jean-Michel Josselin, University of Rennes 1, France
  • Hanu Laurila, University of Tampere, Finland
  • Benoit Le Maux, University of Rennes 1, France
  • Carla Marchese, University of Eastern Piedmont, Italy
  • Thierry Madiès, University of Fribourg, SwitzerlandAntti Moisio, Government Institute for Economic Research, (VATT, Helsinki), Finland
  • Fabio Padovano, University of Rennes 1, France
  • Yvon Rocaboy, University of Rennes 1, France

     
Local organizing committee :
 

  • Benoit Le Maux, University of Rennes 1 – CREM-CNRS, France
  • Jean-Michel Josselin, University of Rennes 1 – CREM-CNRS, France
  • Fabio Padovano, University of Rennes 1 – CREM-CNRS, France
  • Yvon Rocaboy, University of Rennes 1 – CREM-CNRS, France