Private International Law as Global Governance

Last meeting of the year
May 11, 2012
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PILAGG (Private International Law as Global Governance) is celebrating its last meeting of the year with the support of the Sciences Po Law School and the Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire d’Évaluation des Politiques Publiques (LIEPP).

Three round tables will take place on the following subjects: theory, methods and institutions.

 Among Guest speakers:

Policies and Job Seekers

"How Do Policies and Programs Affect Job Seekers’ Earnings?"
Rafael Lalive, 24 avril 2012

Rafael Lalive is professor of economics at University of Lausanne. He completed his Ph.D. in Economics at University of Zurich in July 2001.

His research interests include social interactions in labor market outcomes, the effects of unemployment insurance on unemployment duration, and compensating wage differentials. Among others, he has published in journals such as the Review of Economic Studies, the Journal of Public Economics and the Journal of the European Economic Association.

Can media decide elections' outcome?

Emiliano Grossman & Ruben Durante
April 20th 2012
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A multidisciplinary approach for public policies' evaluation

Tuesday April 20th - 2:45pm - 4:45pm - Salle Sotel
Sciences Po - 27, rue St Guillaume, 75007 Paris

For further details, you may download the event's flyer (pdf format).

Suzanne Bianchi

Seminar with the OSC
13th April 2012
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The Motherhood Penalty at Midlife: The Long-term Impact of Childbearing on US Women's Careers

Suzanne Bianchi is the Dorothy Meier Chair in Social Equities and Distinguished Professor of Sociology at UCLA. Her research focuses on the American family, time use and gender equality. Bianchi chronicles changing parental investments in childrearing, unpaid work in the home and market work of U.S. men and women, and has written extensively on family change.

Thank you!

Richard Descoings
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Thank you to Richard Descoings, whose actions allowed for the considerable development of research at Sciences Po over the course of the past years. Richard Descoings notably supported the LIEPP project since its introduction, and provided all the necessary resources for its development. For this we thank him.

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Uses and Misuses of PISA Surveys

by Marie Duru-Bellat
LIEPP 3rd Policy Brief

"Usages et mésusages des enquêtes PISA dans l’évaluation et le pilotage des systèmes éducatifs" (Uses and Misuses of PISA Surveys in the Evaluation and Steering of Educational Systems) by Marie Duru-Bellat.
Read the full text .
April 2012.

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E. Wasmer interviewed

Le Monde Économie
February 28th 2012
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"We need to renegotiate the labour law to adapt to the 21st century".

Read Etienne Wasmer's full interview in Le Monde (pdf format).

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Call for proposals

Research axis
Closing date: May 22nd 2012
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The LIEPP is developing its activities around prioritary research axis and has launched a call for proposals open to Sciences Po's researchers.

Main objectives

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Expertise and Politics

J. L. Campbell (Dartmouth) & O.Pedersen (Copenhagen B.S.)
Seminar - March 30th 2012
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"The production regime of economic policy advice in France"

Amphi Sorel (3rd floor) Sciences Po, 27 rue Saint-Guillaume 75007 Paris

John L. Campbell is a professor of Sociology (Dartmouth College - USA) and a professor of Political Economy (Copenhagen Business School). Ove K. Pedersen is a professor of Compared Political Economy (Copenhagen Business School) and heads the International Center for Business and Politics (Copenhagen Business School). He is also honorary professor of Public Administration, (Aalborg University).

The dynamics of marriage and divorce

Yoram Weiss
Guest seminar - 29 mars 2012
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Professor of economics at the University of Tel Aviv (Daniel and Grace Ross Chair in Labor Economics) and guest of the LIEPP and Department of Economics of Sciences Po, Yoram Weiss (Ph.D Stanford University) is among the founders and principal contributors to the theory of human capital. He has recently published a paper entitled “Return migration, human capital accumulation and the brain drain,” (with C. Dustmann & I. Fadlon), Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(1), pp. 58-67, May 2011.