Leicester Workshop on the Economics of Domestic Violence
Thursday 08/06/2017 – Leicester School of Business - University of Leicester
Organisers: Martin Foureaux Koppensteiner & Jesse Matheson

9.00 - 9.30 Arrival: Registration, coffee and welcome from the organisers
Session 1   
9.30 - 10.20 Mark Hoekstra, Texas A&M, "Assessing the Causal Link between Low Incomes and domestic Violence: Evidence from random income shocks"
10.20 - 11.10 Jesse Matheson, Leicester, "Policing and Victim Support in Domestic Abuse Cases: RCT evidence from a UK intervention" (joint with Martin Foureaux Koppensteiner)
11.10 - 11.20 Coffee Break
11.20 - 12.10 Mireia Jofre-Bonet, City University, "Falling off the Cliff: Domestic Violence and Children's Educational Attainment"
12.10 - 13.10 Lunch
Session 2   
13.10 - 14.00 Dan Anderberg, Royal Holloway, "The Dynamics of Domestic Violence: Learning about the Match"
14.00 - 14.50 Zhara Siddique, Reading, "Crimes Against Women and Economic Conditions: Evidence from India" (joint with Sonia Bhalotra, Uma Kambhampati and Samantha Rawlings)
14.50 - 15.10 Coffee Break
15.10 - 16.00 Sonia Bhalotra, Essex, “Sex Ratios and Violence against Women: Evidence from India” (joint with Sofia Amaral)
16.00 - 16.50 Elisabetta de Cao, Oxford, "The Effect of Unemployment on Child Abuse and Neglect in the United States" (joint with Daniel Brown)
16.50 - 17.00 Closing Remarks
18.30 - Workshop Dinner