Department of Economics




Date Time Speaker Affiliation Title
21/08/2019 12:00-13:15 Christiane Baumeister University of Notre Dame "Structural Interpretation of Vector Autoregressions with
Incomplete Identification: Setting the Record Straight"
28/08/2019 12:00-13:15 Matthias Kehrig Duke University "The Micro-Level Anatomy of the Aggregate Labor Share Decline"
4/09/2019 12:00-13:15 Tobias Broer IIES Stockholm University "Forecaster (Mis-)Behavior"
11/09/2019 15:00-16:15 Alfred Galichon New York University "Aggregate Stable Matching with Burning Money"
18/09/2019 12:00-13:15 Micael Castanheira ECARES "The Liquidity of Allegiance"
27/09/2019 12:00-13:15 Adrien Auclert Stanford University "Demographics, Wealth, and Interest Rates in the 21st Century"
2/10/2019 12:00-13:15 Ludovic Renou Queen Mary London "Contracting over persistent information"
9/10/2019 12:00-13:15 Konrad Mierendorff UCL "Keeping the Listener Engaged: a Dynamic Model of Bayesian Persuasion"
16/10/2019 12:00-13:15 John Hassler IIES Stockholm University "Directed technical change as a respomse to natural-resource scarcity"
23/10/2019 12:00-13:15 José-Luis Peydró UPF "From Finance to Fascism: The Real Effect of Germany's 1931 Banking Crisis"
30/10/2019 12:00-13:15 Nicola Pavoni Bocconi University "Optimal Delegation and Information Transmission Under Limited Awareness"
6/11/2019 12:00-13:15 Claudia Herrestahl Bonn University Hidden Testing and Selective Disclosure of Evidence"
13/11/2019 12:00-13:15 Gabrielle Demange Paris School of Economics "Resolution procedures in a system of financially linked institutions"
20/11/2019 12:00-13:15 Mona Morgan-Collins Durham University "Competing for New Votes: Mobilisation of Women in the Wake of Democratization"
27/11/2019 12:00-13:15 Edoardo Teso Northwestern University "What drives U.S. Corporate Elites' Campaign Contribution Behavior?"
4/12/2019 12:00-13:15 Inga Heiland University of Oslo "Global Risk Sharing Through Trade in Goods and Assets: Theory and Evidence"
11/12/2019 12:00-13:15 Carlos Velasco University Carlos III "Identification of possibly nonfundamental Structural VARMA models using higher order moments"

Spring 2019

Date Time Speaker Affiliation Title
09.01.2019 12:00-13:15 Andreas Kostøl Norges Bank "Mismatch and the consequences of job loss."
16.01.2019 12:00-13:15 Nenad Kos Bocconi University "Signaling covertly acquired information"
23.01.2019 12:00-13:15 Kathrin Schlafmann IIES "Heterogeneous Information Choice in General Equilibrium"
30.01.2019 12:00-13:15 Guillaume Plantin Sciences Po "Fiscal and Monetary Regimes: A Strategic Approach"
06.02.2019 12:00-13:15 Annette Alstadsæter NMBU "Accounting for Business Income in Measuring Top Income Shares: Integrated Accurak Approach and Firm Data from Norway"
13.02.2019 12:00-13:15 Katinka Holtsmark UiO "The dynamics of linking permit markets"
20.02.2019 Winter break      
27.02.2019 12:00-13:15 Tuomas Laiho UiO "Endogenous Learning from Incremental Actions"
06.03.2019 12:00-13:15 Morten Bennedsen INSEAD "Do Firms Respond to Gender Pay Gap Transparency?"
13.03.2019 12:00-13:15 Ludwig Straub Harvard University Investment, Heterogeneity, Inattention"
20.03.2019 12:00-13:15 Hans Hvide Universitetet i Bergen "Do Transitory Demand Shocks have Long-Term Effects for Startups?"
27.03.2019 12:00-13:15 Paola Conconi Université Libre de Bruxelles "Globalization for Sale"
03.04.2019 12:00-13:15 Menelaos Karanasos Brunel University "A unified theory for the large family of ARMA models with varying coefficients: One solution fits all"
10.04.2019 12:00-13:15 Joe Vavra University of Chicago "The Rise of Niche Consumption"
17.04.2019 Easter break      
24.04.2019 12:00-13:15 Andrew Bernard Dartmouth "The Origins of Firm Heterogeneity: A Production Network Approach"
01.05.2019 Public holiday      
08.05.2019 12:00-13:15 Peter Arcidiacono Duke University "Equilibrium Grade Inflation with Implications for Female Interest in STEM Majors"
15.05.2019 12:00-13:15 Filip Matejka CERGE at Charles University "An Attention-Based Theory of Mental Accounting"
22.05.2019 12:00-13:15 Nicola Fuchs-Schundeln Goethe University "Explaining Hours Worked Across and Within Countries: Income Effects vs. Taxes and Transfers"
29.05.2019 12:00-13:15 Thomas Tangeraas IFN, Stockholm "Economics of international investment agreements"
05.06.2019 12:00-13:15 Florian Scheuer University of Zurich "Signaling to Experts"
12.06.2019 12:00-13:15 Costas Meghir Yale University "Early Childhood Development Interventions: Impacts and Mechanisms"
19.06.2019 12:00-13:15 Matilde Bombardini UBC Vancouver “Corporate Philanthropy and Politics”
21.06.2019 12:00-13:15 Ruben Durante UPF CANCELLED