Archives for IRES
November 09, 2016
Evaluer les performances sociales : opportunité ou...
Colloque organisé dans le cadre de la Chaire Les Petits Riens "L'économie Sociale au service de la lutte contre la pauvreté", pour faire le point sur l'avancement de la recherche réalisée par Anaïs Périlleux (CIRTES, IRES, UCL). Aujourd’hui, développer des outils permettant de...Click to know more
November 08, 2016
Decent wages, decent work: how can we improve job...
Pr. Bruno Van der Linden will take part in a debate jointly organised by the Royal Academy for sciences, humanities and arts of Belgium and the British Academy for the humanities and social sciences. The debate will take place on 8th November 2016 at 6 pm. More info and registration.Click to know more
November 03, 2016
UCLouvain Economics Seminar - Macours
Karen Macours (PSE, Paris) Schooling, Learning, and Earnings: Long-term Effects of a Conditional Cash Transfer Program in Nicaragua Abstract: CCT programs have become the anti-poverty program of choice in many developing countries. Numerous evaluations, often based on rigorous...Click to know more
October 20, 2016
UCLouvain Economics Seminar - McNally
Sandra McNally (University of Surrey and London School of Economics) Entry Through the Narrow Door: The Costs of Just Failing High Stakes Exams Abstract: In many countries, there are important thresholds in examinations which act as a gateway to higher levels of education and/or good...Click to know more
October 13, 2016
UCLouvain Economics Seminar - Palma
Nuno Palma (European University Institute and the University of Groningen) The existence and persistence of liquidity effects: evidence from a large-scale historical natural experiment Abstract: The discovery of mines of precious metals in Central and South America led to a massive...Click to know more