3rd University of Pretoria-Stellenbosch PhD Workshop

9 May 2023
Event type: Workshop
1 June 2023, 5:00pm
Event date: 19 July 2023, 9:00am
to 20 July 2023, 6:00pm
Location: Stellenbosch

Background and Objective: The Third University of Pretoria-Stellenbosch Economics PhD Workshop, in cooperation with ERSA, brings together PhD students, postdocs, supervisors, academics, HoDs and practitioners. In addition to presentations and general discussion, five discussants, with papers already published in major journals, discuss and provide detailed comments on the papers presented. The PhDs have a platform in which to present and receive feedback at the highest level and also to build a valuable network.


  • Anke Hoeffler (political economy and development, Universität Konstanz)
  • Susan Godlonton (health economics, Williams College)
  • Martine Mariotti (economic history, Australian National University)
  • Hylke Vandenbussche (international trade, KU Leuven)
  • Nicola Viegi (monetary economics, University of Pretoria)


Further, we will have keynote addresses by two outstanding scholars:

  • Eric Hanushek (economics of education, Stanford)
  • David Atkin (international trade and development, MIT).


For more information, please visit the University of Pretoria website or the Stellenbosch University website.