Guest lectures and seminars

Upcoming

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. He will present a paper entitled "Income and Wealth Inequality in America, 1949-2013", co-authored by Moritz Schularick, and Ulrike I. Steins.

Time and place: Dec. 14, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Peter Karnøe, from the Department of Planning and Development, Aalborg University, will give a talk on competing electricity market designs and implications for governance and agency at the TIK Centre on December 14th.

Photo of Anna Sanktjohanser
Time and place: Dec. 15, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Anna Sanktjohanser is a Postdoctoral fellow at the Toulouse School of Economics. She will present a paper entitled "Endogenous Monitoring in a Partnership Game".

Photo of Giulia La Mattina
Time and place: Dec. 18, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Giulia La Mattina is an Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida. She will present a paper entitled "Assortative Mating, Intergenerational Transmission and Inequality: Evidence from Birth Weight using Parental Grandmother Fixed Effects", co-authored by Osea Giuntella, and Climent Quintana-Domeque.

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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. He will present a paper entitled "A Quantitative Analysis of Subsidy Competition in the U.S.".

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 Jörn-Steffen Pischke
Time and place: Nov. 27, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Jörn-Steffen Pischke is a Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics. He will present a paper entitled "Poorly Measured Confounders are More Useful on the Left Than on the Right", co-authored by Zhuan Pei, and Hannes Schwandt.

Time and place: Nov. 27, 2017 - Dec. 1, 2017, Blindern Campus, Harriet Holter Building, room 140

This PhD course will look more closely at different aspects of how public research contributes to innovation and the broader societal impacts of investment in scientific knowledge.

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. He will present a paper entitled "Importing Political Polarization? The Electoral Consequences of Rising Trade Exposure", co-authored by David Autor, Gordon Hanson, and Kaveh Majlesi.

Photo of Kjetil Storesletten
Time and place: Nov. 20, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Kjetil Storesletten is a Professor at UiO. He will present a paper entitled ""Barriers to Entry and Regional Economic Growth in China", co-authored by Loren Brandt, and Gueorgui Kambourov.

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 Moritz Lenel
Time and place: Nov. 13, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Mortiz Lenel is a research fellow at the Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago. He will present a paper entitled "Safe Assets, Collateralized Lending and Monetary Policy".

Photo of Claire Lim
Time and place: Nov. 10, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Claire Lim is an Assistant Professor at Cornell University. She will present a paper entitled "The Political Economy of Medicaid: Ideology, Eligibility, and the Consequences of Cost-Saving Measures", co-authored by Jee Hun Choi.

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. He will present a paper entitled "The Rise of Market Power and the Macroeconomic Implications", co-authored by Jan Eeckhout.

Photo of Eivind Hammersmark
Time and place: Nov. 6, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Eivind Hammersmark is a Ph.D candidate at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "Ethnic diversity, elections and violent conflict in Africa".

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 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 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.

Time and place: Oct. 26, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Prof. Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent from the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, will give a talk on biomimetics and the bioeconomy at the TIK Centre on October 26th.

Time and place: Oct. 23, 2017 3:00 PM - Oct. 25, 2017 3:00 PM, Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris (CUNP)

TIK partners with Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris (CUNP) for a PhD seminar in Paris October 2017.

Photo of Todd Schoellman
Time and place: Oct. 23, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Todd Schoellman is an Assistant Professor at Arizona State University. He will present a paper entitled "The Changing Roles of Family Income and Academic Ability for US College Attendance", co-authored by Lutz Hendricks, and Chris Herrington.

ørken
Time and place: Oct. 19, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Aud 1, Eilert Sundts hus

Klimaendringer er en av vår tids største utfordringer. Basert på egen og andres forskning vil Edward Miguel diskutere hvordan ekstreme klimaendringer påvirker økonomien.

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 Alice Guerra
Time and place: Oct. 9, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Alice Guerra is an Assistant Professor at the Copenhagen Business School. She will present a paper entitled "Culture, Tax Evasion and Tax Morale: An Experimental Study of Italy and Denmark", co-authored by Brooke Harrington.

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.