|09.00-10.00||Pierre Yared, Massachusetts Institute of Technology: 'The Efficient Use of Violence'|
|Joan Esteban,Universitat Pompeu Fabra, and Debraj Ray, NYU:|
'On the Salience of Ethnic Conflict'
|Jim Robinson, Harvard: 'Persistence of Power, Elites and Institutions'(with Daron Acemoglu)|
|Ethan Kaplan, Stockholm U. (with Arindrajit Dube and Suresh Naidu): 'Coups, Corporations and Common Knowledge’|
|Oeindrila Dube and Juan Vargas, Harvard: 'Are all resources cursed?'|
|Stergios Skaperdas, UC Irvine: 'Socio-political conflict and economic performance in Bolivia' (with Jose Luis Evia and Roberto Laserna)|
|Dominic Rohner, Cambridge: 'Information, Reputation and Ethnic Conflict'|