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Political Economy Lunch Group (PELG) Speaker Series

This formal speaker series, co-sponsored by the Center for Commerce and Diplomacy, is for faculty and Ph.D. students who are eager to engage with the world's leading scholars. Learn more about the series here.

Information about the Faculty Reading Group events can be found here.

The PELG is organized by Renee Bowen, Lawrence Broz, Maria Carreri, Federica Izzo and Francisco Garfias.

If you would like to be added to the PELG mailing list, please email Renee Bowen.

Fall 2019 PELG Speakers

Oct. 8, 2019: Luis Martinez, University of Chicago
Oct. 15, 2019: Anqi Li, Washington University 
Oct. 22, 2019: Romain Wacziarg, UCLA
Oct. 29, 2019: Thomas Fujiwara, Princeton
Nov. 13, 2019: Konstantin Sonin, University of Chicago (joint with Economics Wednesday seminar at 2 p.m.) 
Nov. 19, 2019: Francesco Trebbi, UBC
Dec. 3, 2019: Cecilia Testa, University of Nottingham