Guest lectures and seminars - Page 4

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Time and place: Sep. 25, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Pamela Giustinelli is an Assistant Professor at Bocconi University. She will present a paper entitled "Tail and Center Rounding of Probability Expectation in the Health and Retirement Study", co-authored  Charles F. Manski, and Francesca Molinari.

Time and place: Sep. 22, 2017 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Fabian Muniesa, from the Centre de Sociologie de l'Innovation, Ecole des Mines de Paris, will give a talk on the political vernaculars of value creation at the TIK Centre on September 22nd.

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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 Lore Vandewalle
Time and place: Sep. 18, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Lore Vandewalle is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. She will present a paper entitled "Identities and Public Policies: Unintended Effects of Political Reservations for Women in India", co-authored by Guilhem Cassan.

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.

Time and place: Sep. 6, 2017 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Professor Adrian Smith and Dr. Cian O'Donovan from the University of Sussex, SPRU, will give a talk on the appropriation of digital design and fabrication technologies in non-industrial settings at the TIK centre on September 6th.

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 Gordon B. Dahl
Time and place: Aug. 28, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Gordon B. Dahl is a Professor of Economics at the University of California, San Diego. He will present a paper entitled "Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance", co-authored by Anne C. Gielen.

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 Swati Dhingra
Time and place: Aug. 21, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Swati Dhingra is an Assistant Professor at LSE. She will present a paper entitled "Piggy-back exporting, intermediation, and the gains from trade to small farmers in developing economies", co-authored by Silvana Tenreyro.

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".

Time and place: June 19, 2017 12:00 PM - June 20, 2017 2:30 PM, Auditorium 2, Georg Sverdrups Building (University Library)

GIWeS is organizing a NORFACE WSF (Welfare State Futures) thematic workshop on inequality and welfare states.

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.