*UPDATED* First Annual Workshop of the CEPR Research and Policy Network on Populism - July 1st and 2nd


The Department is pleased to be hosting the CEPR's first Annual Workshop of the Research and Policy Network (RPN) on Populism.

Sergeï GURIEV, Professor of Economics (on leave) and Chief Economist at the EBRD, is the leader of this new RPN that is expected to become a key source of expertise on understanding the drivers and implications of the recent rise of populism and potential policy solutions.

Guest speakers:

July 1st, 1:30 PM - 7:30 PM

July 2nd, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

  • Lou SAFRA (Sciences Po) :
    Why would anyone elect a narcissistic untrustworthy leader?
  • Ekaterina ZHURAVSKAYA (Paris School of Economics and CEPR) :
    Internet access reduces government approval
  • Emeric HENRY (Sciences Po and CEPR) :
    Fake News and Fact-Checking
  • Jan ROVNY (Sciences Po) and Cornelia WOLL (Sciences Po) :
    The Social Origins of European Populism
  • Marc LAZAR (Sciences Po) :
    Peoplocracy: the mutation of our democracies.

    Torsten PERSSON (Stockholm University and CEPR) :
    Economic Losers and Political Winners: Sweden's Radical Right
  • Guido TABELLINI (Bocconi and CEPR) :
    Identity, Beliefs, and Political Conflict (link to paper, PDF)

For complete details concerning the papers to be presented by our stellar lineup of guest speakers, download the CEPR Research and Policy Network on Populism programme (PDF).

If you would like to attend, please register on the CEPR's website (link to registration form)
NB Please note that places are limited.

Date: Mon, 2019/07/01 - 13:30 - Tue, 2019/07/02 - 15:30
Location: Department of Economics, 28, rue des Saints Pères - ROOM H 101
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