CALL for PAPERS: Improving productivity in developing countries: identifying bottlenecks and obstacles to productive investments and technology adoption (A conference by the Centre for Evaluation of Development Policies (EDePo) at the Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK)
The call for papers for this conference is now open and will close on....
Confirmed speakers include: Prof. Pascaline Dupas, Prof. Imran Rasul, Prof. Eliana La Ferrara and Prof. Mark Rosenzweig.
The organising committee invites submissions of high-quality research papers studying these and other constraints in a developing country context.
This conference will take place in London on 8 and 9 July 2015 and will focus on four key areas of imperfections:
1. Constraints on informational resources available to individuals
2. Market failures, possibly originated by asymmetric information or the lack of appropriate institutions
3. Constraints on operational resources
4.Constraints relating to social norms
How to Submit: All papers should be submitted via conference maker using the link below.
Please submit your paper to one of the key areas idenfied above. Paper submissions are free of charge however we are unable to cover conference costs.
Paper submissions are free of charge however participants will need to register and pay to attend the conference. Places can be booked via the conference event page.