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MILLS Workshop 2018

Gender Identity and the Labor Market

19 June 2018


Bocconi University, Milan
Via G. Roentgen, 1
Room 5-E4-SR04 (fifth floor)



10:30 – 11:30      Paola Profeta (Bocconi University)
                              Do Board Gender Quotas Matter? Selection Performance and Stock Market effects
                              (with Giulia Ferrari, Valeria Ferraro and Chiara Pronzato)

11:30 – 12:30      Èric Roca Fernández (Université Catholique de Louvain)
                              Roots of Gender Equality: the Persistent Effect of Beguinages on Attitudes Toward Women
                              (with Annalisa Frigo)


12:30 – 14:00  LUNCH


14:00 – 15:00      Anne Boring (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
                              Reducing Discrimination through Norms or Information: Evidence from a Field Experiment
                              on Student Evaluations of Teaching
                              (with Arnaud Philippe)

15:00 – 16:00      Andrea Ichino (European University Institute)
                              Economic incentives and gender identity
                              (with Barbara Petrongolo, Martin Olson and Peter Thoursie)


16:00 – 16:30  COFFEE BREAK


16:30 – 17:30      Daniela Vuri (University of Rome “Tor Vergata”)
                              Joint custody law and mothers’ labor market outcomes: Evidence from the US

17:30 – 18:30      Leonardo Bursztyn  (University of Chicago)
                              Misperceived Social Norms: Female Labor Force Participation in Saudi Arabia
                             (with Alessandra Gonzalez and David Yanagizawa-Drott)

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