18 November 2020

High social mobility is the cornerstone of a just society. What role do ethnic and religious factors play in determining social mobility? Can the differences between ethnic and religious groups be explained solely by geographic or political factors? In the lecture, these issues will be considered through the example of African countries.

Elias Papaioannou
Elias Papaioannou | Lecturer
Professor of Economics, Academic Co-Director, Wheeler Institute for Business and Development, London Business School, European Central Bank Economist (2005-2007), National Bureau of Economic Research Faculty Research Fellow (2011-2016)
Ruben Enikolopov
Received his PhD in economics from Harvard University. Since 2008 he has been a professor at NES, and since 2013 - a professor at the University of Pompeu Fabra (Spain). One of the leading experts in the field of economic data analysis. The professor's research is published in the top 5 scientific journals in economics according to Scopus.