OFS-seminar. Ragnhild Schreiner is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at University College London. Ragnhild Schreiner will present the paper "Do place-based tax incentives create jobs? " co-authored by Hyejin Ku and Uta Schönberg.
M.Phil. in Economics Eivind Moe Hammersmark at Department of Economics will defend his thesis "Guns, Gems and Scripture: African Development in a Subnational Perspective" for the PhD degree.
Professor Cristina Lafont from GLOBUS will present the paper 'Neoliberal globalization and the international protection of human rights' on 15 May 2018.
ESOP seminar. Joseph Harrington is the Patrick T. Harker Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania. He will present a paper entitled "Collusion through Coordination of Announcements", co-authored by Lixin Ye.
ESOP seminar. Claudia Steinwender is an Assistant Professor at MIT Sloan School of Management. She will present a paper entitled "Spinning the web: The impact of ICT on trade in intermediates and technology diffusion", co-authored by Réka Juhász.
Department seminar. Arunava Sen is a Professor at the Indian Statistical Insititute. He will present a paper entitled "Matching with Partners and Projects", co-authored by Antonio Nicolò and Sonal Yadav.
Department seminar. Keith Kuester is a Professor at the University of Bonn. He will present a paper entitled "The dark side of low(ering) interest rates", co-authored by Pablo Guerrón-Quintana.
Departmental Seminar Series features Kari Telle, Senior Researcher in the Centre on Law and Social Transformation, Chr. Michelsen Institute in Bergen.
The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!
ESOP seminar. Francesco Decarolis is an Associate Professor at Bocconi University. He will present a paper entitled "Past performance and procurement outcomes", co-authored by Giancarlo Spagnolo and Riccardo Pacini.
M.A. in Economics Christine Mee Lie will defend her thesis Pursuing green growth and innovation: The role of policy. Empirical evidence from South Korea.
Workshop at UiO, 26-27 April 2018
Katja Werthmann from Universität Leipzig, Institut für Afrikastudien will give the talk: Are Cities in Africa “Unknowable”? Anthropological Approaches to Urban Africa"
The seminar is open to all, including bachelor and master students. No registration is required. After the seminar, drinks and snacks will be served in our lunchroom.
Professor Michael Zürn from the Berlin Social Science Center (WZB) will present the main findings from his newly published book on the current crisis of global governance.
On invitation from GLOBUS, Professor Michael Zürn will present the paper 'The social origins of silent majorities' on 24 April 2018.
Open guest lecture by Professor Brady Wagoner, Aalborg University
ESOP seminar. Niels Johannesen is a professor at the University of Copenhagen. He will present a paper entitled "Tax evasion and inequality", co-authored by Annette Alstadsæter, and Grabiel Zucman,
Department seminar. Marte E. S. Ulvestad is a PhD candidate at the Frisch Centre. She will present a paper entitled "Sickness absence and the importance of the workplace: Evidence from employee mobility".
Department seminar. Dennis Novy is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Warwick. He will present a paper entitled "Currency Unions, Trade, and Heterogeneity", co-authored by Natalie Chen.
Paul Gilroy is one of the world's leading postcolonial intellectuals. Since the 1980s, he has offered incisive critique of both race-thinking and racism, and has broken ground in our thinking about difference.
We are pleased to announce the following two events featuring Paul Gilroy, Professor of American and English Literature, Kings College London.
The events are free of charge, no registration required.
ESOP seminar. Christopher A. Neilson is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University. He will present a paper entitled "The Equilibrium Effects of Informed School Choice", co-authored by Claudia Allende, and Francisco Gallego.
OFS seminar. Pierre-Philippe Combes is a Research Professor at GATE Lyon Saint-Etienne. He will present a paper entitled "The Costs of Agglomeration: House and Land Prices in French Cities", co-authored by Gilles Duranton and Laurent Gobillon.