UCD Workshop on the Economics of Education

Wed, 04 Apr 2018 09:30:00 IST

Location: UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy Seminar Room

UCD Workshop on the Economics of Education

The UCD School of Economics is organising a one day workshop on the economics of education, to be held in the Geary Institute for Public Policy on Monday April 30th. Tea/coffee & a sandwich lunch will be provided. There is no cost to attend, but for catering purposes, please let us know if you plan to attend. Use the EventBrite link here or in the attached email. We hope to see you there.

Kevin Denny, Paul Devereux, Chris Jepsen

9:25 Welcome
9:30-10:30 Marisa Hidalgo (Universidad Pablo de Olavide) Non-cognitive skills and remedial education
10:30-11:30 Felix Weinhardt (DIW Berlin) Effects of tuition fees on study duration and completion
11:30-12:00 Coffee/Tea
12:00-13:00 Ghazala Azmat (Sciences Po, Paris) Higher education funding reforms: an analysis of education & labour market outcomes in England
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:00 Anne Boring (Rotterdam) Gender, competition, and choices in higher education
15:00-15:30 Coffee/Tea
15:30-17:00 Keynote address:
Sue Dynarski (University of Michigan) Increasing economic diversity at university: Evidence from a Large-Scale Randomized Trial
17:00-18:30 Drinks reception