Harris Selod

Senior Economist, Research Department, World Bank

Harris Selod is a Senior Economist with the research department of the World Bank in Washington DC. He has published on a variety of topics in regional and public economics, including theories of squatting and residential informality, the political economy of transport infrastructure investments, the effects of residential segregation on schooling and unemployment, and on the impact of land reforms and place-based policies. His current research focuses on land governance, land markets and land policies in developing countries. He has been a Researcher at the French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) and an Associate Professor at the Paris School of Economics.

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  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey