Department of Economics

Date Time Speaker Affiliation Title
21.Aug 12.00-13.00 Haroon Mumtaz Queen Mary, University of London Financial regimes and the impact of volatility shocks
27.Aug 12.00-13.15 Alfonso Irarrazabal Norges Bank A structural estimation of a heterogeneous information model of exchange rates
12.Sep 12.00-13.00 Gisle J. Natvik Norges Bank An Equilibrium Theory of Credit Rating
17.Sep 12.00-13.15 Luigi Iovino Università Bocconi Social Insurance, Information Revelation and Lack of Commitment
19.Sep 12.00-13.00 Paolo Pinotti Università Bocconi Clicking on Heaven's Door: The Effect of Immigrant Legalization on Crime
24.Sep 12.00-13.15 Vincent Sterk UCL The Transmission of Monetary Policy Operations through Redistributions and Durable Purchases
15.Oct 12.00-13.15 Francesco Furlanetto Norges Bank Labor Supply Factors and Economic Fluctuations
22.Oct 12.00-13.15 Jan Eeckhout Universitat Pompeu Fabra and UCL Optimal Spatial Taxation
29.Oct 12.00-13.15 Michael Graber UCL Labor Market Frictions, Human Capital Accumulation, and Consumption Inequality
12.Nov 12.00-13.15 Stephen Hansen Universitat Pompeu Fabra Transparency and Deliberation within the FOMC: a Computational Linguistics Approach
19.Nov 12.00-13.15 Kurt Richard Brekke Norwegian School of Economics NHH Price Regulation and Parallel Imports of Pharmaceuticals
26.Nov 12.00-13.15 Niels Johannesen University of Copenhagen How does a banking crisis affect households?
10.Dec 12.00-13.15 Kåre Vernby Uppsala University Why are Immigrants Underrepresented in Politics? Evidence from Sweden
17.Dec 12.00-13.15 Alexander Fouirnaies Nuffield College The Economic Impact of Economic News
18.Dec 12.00-13.00 Alp Simsek MIT Investment Hangover and the Great Recession
Date Time Speaker Affiliation Title
10.Jan 12.00-13.00 Felipe Iachan Fundacao Getulio Vargas Project Selection and Risk Taking Under Credit Constraints
15.Jan 12.00-13.15 Gaute Torsvik University of Bergen Incentives and Creative Problem Solving
22.Jan 12.00-13.15 Søren Leth-Petersen University of Copenhagen Consumer Responses to Fiscal Stimulus Policy and Households' Cost of Liquidity
29.Jan 12.00-13.15 Claudia Foroni Norges Bank Markov-Switching Mixed-Frequency VAR Models
12.Feb 12.00-13.15 Timo Terasvirta Aarhus University Specification and testing of multiplicative time-varying GARCH models with applications
12.Mar 12.00-13.15 Xavier Ragot Paris School of Economics Money, limited participation and heterogeneity: An alternative view of monetary policy
19.Mar 12.00-13.15 Michael Peters LSE Estimating the Productivity Gains from Importing
26.Mar 12.00-13.15 Susanne Forstner IIES The Effects of Moral Hazard on Wage Inequality in a Frictional Labor Market
04.Apr 12.00-13.00 Alessia Russo University of Oslo Partisan Politics, Public Debt and Growth
09.Apr 12.00-13.15 Tore Ellingsen Stockholm School of Economics and NHH Money as a Store of Value: Nominal Assets and Real Interest Rates
23.Apr 12.00-13.15 Nils Hjort University of Oslo Distributions of Confidence
14.May 12.00-13.15 George-Marios Angeletos MIT Quantifying Confidence
16.May 12.00-13.00 Fabio Canova EUI Bridging DSGE models and the raw data
21.May 12.00-13.15 Alan Auerbach UC Berkeley Consumption and Cash-Flow Taxes in an International Setting
28.May 12.00-13.15 Ludo Visschers University of Edinburgh Unemployment and Endogenous Reallocation over the Business Cycle
11.Jun 12.00-13.00 Alexander Ludwig University of Cologne Optimal Progressive Taxation and Education Subsidies in a Model of Endogenous Human Capital Formation
18.Jun 12.00-13.00 Lawrence Christiano Northwestern University Understanding the Great Recession
20.Jun 12.00-13.00 Marco Castillo George Mason university Negative childhood experiences and risk aversion: evidence from children exposed to domestic violence