2017

Upcoming

Photo of Hans K. Hvide
Time and place: Oct. 26, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Hans K. Hvide is a Professor of Economics and Finance at the University of Bergen. He will present a paper entitled "University Innovation and the Professor's Privilege", co-authored by Benjamin F. Jones.

Photo of Fabian Waldinger
Time and place: Nov. 2, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Fabian Waldinger is an Associate Professor at the London School of Economics. He will present a paper entitled "Jewish Managers and Firm Performance - Evidence from ‘Aryanizations’ of Jewish Firms in Nazi Germany".

Photo of Guillermo Peña
Time and place: Nov. 3, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Guillermo Peña is a PhD student of Economics at the Department of Public Economics of the University of Zaragoza (Spain). He will present two recent papers, entitled “A new approach to financial VAT” and “Does financial VAT affect the size of the financial sector?”, both co-authored by Julio López Laborda.

Photo of Jan De Loecker
Time and place: Nov. 9, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Jan De Loecker is a Professor of Economics at the University of Leuven.

Photo of Rossella Argenziano
Time and place: Nov. 16, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Rossella Argenziano is an Associate Professor at the University of Essex. She will present two papers entitled "Precedents, Reputation, and Higher-Order Induction" and "Second-Order Induction and Agreement", both co-authored by Itzhak Gilboa.

Photo of David Dorn
Time and place: Nov. 23, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. David Dorn is a Professor of International Trade and Labor Markets at the University of Zurich.

Photo of Eduardo Perez-Richet
Time and place: Nov. 30, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Eduardo Perez-Richet is a professor at the department of economics at Sciences Po. He will present a paper entitled "Information Design under Falsification, co-authored by Vasiliki Skreta.

Photo of Ralph Ossa
Time and place: Dec. 7, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Ralph Ossa is a Professor of Economics of Globalization and Emerging Markets at the University of Zurich.

Photo of Moritz Kuhn
Time and place: Dec. 14, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Moritz Kuhn is an Associate Professor at the University of Bonn.

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Photo of Kyle Herkenhoff
Time and place: Oct. 12, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Kyle Herkenhoff is an Assistant Professor at the University of Minnesota. He will present a paper entitled "Worker Mobility and the Diffusion of Knowledge", co-authored by Jeremy Lise, Guido Menzio, and Gordon Phillips.

Photo of Tuomas Laiho
Time and place: Sep. 29, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Tuomas Laiho is an Assistant Professor at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "Information Acquisition in Common Pool Problems", co-authored by Olli-Pekka Kuusela.

Photo of Navin Kartik
Time and place: Sep. 28, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Navin Kartik is a Professor of Economics at Columbia University. He will present a paper entitled "Muddled Information", co-authored by Alex Frankel.

Photo of Andrea Papini
Time and place: Sep. 22, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Andrea Papini is a Ph.D Candidate at UiO. He will present a paper entitled "Business Income Risk  and The Insurance Role of Taxation in Norway, 1993-2013".

Photo of Francois Maniquet
Time and place: Sep. 21, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. François Maniquet is a professor at Université Catholique de Louvain. He will present a paper entitled "Preference Responsibility vs Poverty Reduction in the Taxation of Labor Incomes", co-authored by Lancelot Henry de Frahan.

Photo of Bryan S. Graham
Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Bryan S. Graham is an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley. He will present a paper entitled "Homophily and transitivity in dynamic network formation".

Photo of Eliana La Ferrara
Time and place: Sep. 8, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Eliana La Ferrara is a Professor of Economics at Bocconi University. She will present a paper entitled "The political economy of enforcing program conditions: Evidence from Brazil", co-authored by Fernanda Brollo, and Katja Kaufmann.

Photo of Claudio Michelacci
Time and place: Sep. 7, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Claudio Michelacci is the Bajola Parisani Professor at the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance. He will present a paper entitled "Ambiguous Policy Announcements", co-authored by Luigi Paciello.

Photo of Luigi Pistaferri
Time and place: Aug. 31, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Luigi Pistaferri is a Professor of Economics at Stanford University. He will present a paper entitled "Heterogeneity and Persistence in Returns to Wealth", co-authored by Andreas Fagereng, Luigi Guiso, and Davide Malacrino.

Photo of Jonathan Heathcote
Time and place: Aug. 30, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Staff seminar. Jonathan Heathcote is a monetary advisor in the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. He will present a paper entitled "Wealth and Volatility", co-authored by Fabrizio Perri.

Photo of Matthew Ntowidigdo
Time and place: Aug. 25, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Matthew Notowidigdo is an Associate Professor of Economics at Northwestern University. He will present a paper entitled "Quantifying the Welfare Gains from Variety: A Sufficient Statistics Approach", co-authored by Kory Kroft, Jean-William P. Laliberté, and René Leal-Vizcaíno.

Photo of Fabian Lange
Time and place: Aug. 24, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Fabian Lange is an Associate Professor of Economics at McGill University. He will present a paper entitled "Supervisors and Performance Management Systems", co-authored by Anders Frederiksen, and Lisa B. Kahn.

Photo of Ingvil Gaarder
Time and place: Aug. 18, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Ingvil Gaarder is an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. She will present a paper entitled "Incidence and Distributional Effects of Value Added Taxes".

Photo of Diego Restuccia
Time and place: Aug. 17, 2017 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Diego Restuccia is a Professor of Economics at the University of Toronto. He will present a paper entitled "Misallocation, Selection and Productivity: A Quantitative Analysis with Panel Data from China", co-authored by Tasso Adamopoulos, Loren Brandt, and Jessica Leight.

Photo of Matteo Alpino
Time and place: June 23, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Matteo Alpino is a Ph.D Candidate at UiO. He will present a paper entitled "On the electoral effectiveness of pre-election policy promises".

Photo of Gisle Natvik
Time and place: June 15, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 529, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Gisle Natvik is an Associate Professor at BI. He will present a paper entitled "MPC heterogeneity and household balance sheets", co-authored by Andreas Fagereng, and Martin B. Holm.