PIPE Workshop: Jeffrey Weaver, USC Dornsife

Tuesday, November 19 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Lewis Hall (RGL), 103
650 Childs Way, Los Angeles, CA 90089

A major challenge faced by developing country governments is how to successfully monitor bureaucratic performance, especially in environments with weak state capacity. In this research, we test whether a phone-based monitoring system can provide a scalable, cost-effective means for addressing this challenge.

Jeff Weaver is an assistant professor of Economics at USC Dornsife since 2018. He is an economist working on a range of topics in labor economics, development economics, and political economy.

The PIPE Collaborative holds scholarly interdisciplinary workshops which bring together USC faculty and graduate students from Price, Gould, Marshall, Dornsife (the Political Science and Economics Departments) who have an interest in political institutions and political economy. The workshop will provide a regular forum for PIPE scholarship and create an environment for new collaborations to develop.

*Political Institutions and Political Economy

This workshop is open to USC students & faculty.

Event Type

Lecture / Talk / Workshop

Audience

Students

Campus

University Park Campus

Tags

Dornsife, PriceResearch, BedrosianCenter, PriceSchool, POIR

Cost

Free; must register

Department
Price School of Public Policy
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