Research

Department of Economics

The Department of Economics has a faculty whose interests cover major fields in economics, mathematics and statistics/econometrics.

Autumn 2017

Date

Time

Speaker

Affiliation

Title

23/08/2017

12:00-13:15

Ingvil Gaarder

U Chicago

“Incidence and Distributional Effects of Value Added Taxes”

30/08/2017

12:00-13:15

Mathias Thoenig

HEC Lausanne

Seeds of Populism? Media Coverage of Violence and Anti Immigration Politics.

06/09/2017

12:00-13:15

Jaume Ventura

CREI

“Debt into Growth: How Sovereign Debt Accelerated the Industrial Revolution”

15/09/2017

11:30-12:30

Bryan Graham

UC Berkeley

"Homophily and Transitivity in Dynamic Network Formation"

20/09/2017

12:00-13:15

Esther Ann Bøler

Imperial College London

"Technology-skill complementarity in a globalized world"

27/09/2017

12:00-13:15

Bram De Rock

ULB, UCLondon , KULeuven

"Marital Matching, Economies of Scale and Intrahousehold Allocations"

4/10/2017

 

Autum break (week 40)

 

 

11/10/2017

12:00-13:15

Kjetil Storesletten

UiO

"Barriers to Entry and Regional Economic Growth in China"

18/10/2017

14:00-15:15

Jean-Marc Robin

Sciences Po, UCL

On Worker and Firm Heterogeneity in Wages and Employment Mobility: Evidence from Danish Register Data

18/10/2017

12:00-13:15

Andrea Tesei

Queen Mary University

The Political Legacy of Entertainment TV

27/10/2017

12:00-13:15

Albert Satorra

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

“Univariate versus Multivariate Modeling of Panel Data: Model Specification and Goodness-of-Fit Testing.”

1/11/2017

12:00-13:15

Knut Røed

Frisch Centre

“Egalitarianism under Pressure: Toward Lower Economic Mobility in the Knowledge Economy?”

8/11/2017

12:00-13:15

Jose de Sousa

Universite Paris-Sud

Market Integration and Convergence in Consumption Patterns

15/11/2017

12:00-13:15

Pietro Garibaldi

Collegio Carlo Alberto

“Closing the Retirement Door and the Lump of Labor”

22/11/2017

12:00-13:15

Andrea Caggese

UPF

TBA

24/11/2017

12:00-13:15

Yu-chin Chen

University of Washington

 

29/11/2017

12:00-13:15

Jørn-Steffen Pischke

LSE

TBA

6/12/2017

12:00-13:15

Gianmarco Leon

UPF

"Accountability, Political Capture and Selection into Politics: Evidence from Peruvian Municipalities"

13/12/2017

12:00-13:15

Felix Pretis

Oxford

TBA

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