Proposed Timetable

Lecture Notes


Day 1 Sunday 18:00 Check in at the William R. Miller Building
18:30-19:30 Dinner at St Edmund Hall
19:30-20:00 Registration and Orientation at the William R. Miller Building
Day 2 Monday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
09:00-10:30 The University of Oxford and St Edmund Hall;
Higher Education Policy in Britain
10:30-11:00 Tea / coffee Break
11:00-12:30 How Economists approach Economic Growth
12:30-13:30 Lunch at St Edmund Hall
14:00-15:30 The Great Financial Crash: Causes and Consequences
15:45-17:30 Walking tour of Oxford
18:00-20:00 Welcome Dinner at St Edmund Hall
Day 3 Tuesday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
09:00-10:30 The Economics of Gender in Theory and in the West
10:30-11:00 Tea / coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Trade, Openness and Development (I)
12:30-13:30 Lunch at St Edmund Hall
14:00-15:30 Research on the Economics of Gender in China
15:30-17:30 Visit the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
18:00-19:00 Dinner at My Sichuan Restaurant, Gloucester Green
Day 4 Wednesday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
09:00-10:30 The Economics of Social Welfare Policy in Theory and in the West
10:30-11:00 Tea / coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Trade, Openness and Development (II)
12:30-13:30 Lunch at St Edmund Hall
14:00-15:30 Research on the Economics of Social Welfare Policy in China
16:00-17:30 Visit the Oxford University Museum of Natural History
18:00-19:00 Dinner at My Sichuan Restaurant, Gloucester Green
Day 5 Thursday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
09:00-10:30 Game Theory and its Evolution in Economics
10:30-11:00 Tea / coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Privatisaton and Regulation of Water Utilities: the UK experience
12:30-13:30 Lunch at St Edmund Hall
14:00-15:30 Approaches to Behavioural Economics
15:30-17:30 Visit ISIS Innovation of Oxford University
18:00-19:00 Dinner at My Sichuan Restaurant, Gloucester Green
Day 6 Friday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
08:30 Excursion to Stratford-upon-Avon and Bicester Village
12:30-13:00 Lunch (packed lunch)
15:00 Bicester Village
17:30 Depart Bicester Village for Oxford
18:00-19:00 Dinner at My Sichuan Restaurant, Gloucester Green
Day 7 Saturday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
08:30 Excursion to London
12:30-13:00 Lunch in London China Town
16:00 Depart London for Oxford
18:00-19:00 Dinner at My Sichuan Restaurant, Gloucester Green
Day 8 Sunday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
08:30 Excursion to Cambridge University
12:30-13:00 Lunch (packed lunch)
16:00 Depart Cambridge for Oxford
18:00-19:00 Dinner at My Sichuan Restaurant, Gloucester Green
Day 9 Monday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
09:00-10:30 How far can Markets resolve Environmental Issues?
10:30-11:00 Tea / coffee Break
11:00-12:30 The Economics of Natural Resource Management
12:30-13:30 Lunch at St Edmund Hall
14:00-15:30 Environmental Issues and the Role of Large Firms
15:45-17:30 Visit the Bodleian Library
18:00-19:00 Dinner at My Sichuan Restaurant, Gloucester Green
Day 10 Tuesday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
09:00-10:30 The Economics of Inequality
10:30-11:00 Tea / coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Research on the Economics of Inequality in China
12:30-13:30 Lunch at St Edmund Hall
14:00-15:30 Visit the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology
15:30-17:30 Tea with the Principal in Old Dining Hall
18:00-19:00 Dinner at My Sichuan Restaurant, Gloucester Green
Day 11 Wednesday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
09:00-10:30 Monetary and Exchange Rate Policies (I)
10:30-11:00 Tea / coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Economic Approaches to Social Evaluation
12:30-13:30 Lunch at St Edmund Hall
14:00-15:30 Free time
15:30-17:30 MoU signing ceremony, followed by a reception
Doctorow Lecture Hall
18:00-19:00 Dinner at St Edmund Hall
Day 12 Thursday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
09:00-10:30 Monetary and Exchange Rate Policies (II)
10:30-11:00 Tea / coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Multidimensional Measures of Poverty
12:30-13:30 Lunch at St Edmund Hall
14:00-15:30 Workshop on Well-being
16:00-17:30 Visit the Said Business School of Oxford University
18:00-19:00 Dinner at My Sichuan Restaurant, Gloucester Green
Day 13 Friday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
09:00-10:30 Health Economics
10:30-11:00 Tea / coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Randomised Controlled Trials in Economics
12:30-13:30 Lunch at St Edmund Hall
14:00-15:30 China's Economic Growth in International Perspective
15:30-17:30 Group Photo at St Edmund Hall
18:00-20:00 Formal Hall at St Edmund Hall
Day 14 Saturday 08:00-08:30 Continental Breakfast at the William R. Miller Building
10:30 Check out from the William R. Miller Building
10:30-18:00 Free time / Shopping in Oxford
18:30 Depart for LHR from the William R. Miller Building

*Lecture notes will be available after the Course.
*Last updated on 30/06/2014.