Guest lectures and seminars - Page 5

Photo of Isabelle Mejean
Time and place: June 8, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Isabelle Mejean is an Associate Professor at École Polytechnique. She will present a paper entitled "Volatility in the Small and in the Large: The Lack of Diversification in International Trade", co-authored by Francis Kramarz, and Julien Martin.

Photo of Eliana La Ferrara
Time and place: June 2, 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 entertaining way to behavioral change", co-authored by Abhijit Banerjee, and Victor Orozco.

Photo of Johannes Hörner
Time and place: June 1, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Johannes Hörner is the Alfred Cowles Professor of Economics at Yale. He will present a paper entitled "Motivational Ratings", co-authored by Nicolas S. Lambert.

Botond Kőszegi
Time and place: May 29, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Botond Kőszegi is a Professor at the Central European University. He will present a paper entitled "Browsing versus Studying Offers", co-authored by Paul Heidhues, and Johannes Johnen.

Time and place: May 26, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Staff lunch seminar. Orhan Torul  is an assistant professor at Boğaziçi University. He will present a paper entitled "Intergenerational Educational Mobility in Europe", co-authored by Oğuz Öztunalı.

Time and place: May 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Professor Antonio Botelho will give a talk about Brazilian innovation policy at the TIK centre on May 23rd.

Photo of Erling Barth
Time and place: May 22, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Erling Barth is a researcher at the Institute for Social Research and professor at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "Union Density, Productivity and Wages", co-authored by Alex Bryson and Harald Dale-Olsen.

Photo of Indraneel Chakraborty
Time and place: May 19, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Indraneel Chakraborty is Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of Miami. He will present a paper entitled "Monetary Stimulus and Bank Lending", co-authored by Itay Goldstein and Andrew MacKinlay.

Bora Durdu
Time and place: May 18, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Bora Durdu is the Section Chief of the Division of Financial and Macroeconomic Stability Studies at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. He will present a paper entitled "Global v. Local Methods in the Quantitative Analysis of Open-Economy Models with Incomplete Markets", co-authored by Oliver de Groot and Enrique G. Mendoza.

Photo of Mark Bils
Time and place: May 15, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Mark Bils is Hazel Fyfe Professor in Economics at the University of Rochester. He will present a paper entitled "Misallocation or Mismeasurement?", co-authored by Peter J. Klenow and Cian Ruane.

Photo of Manuel Bagues
Time and place: May 11, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Manuel Bagues is an Associate Professor of Economics at Aalto University. He will present a paper entitled "Can Gender Quotas in Candidate Lists Empower Women? Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design", co-authored by Pamela Campa.

Wouter Dessein
Time and place: May 8, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Wouter Dessein is the Eli Ginzberg Professor of Finance and Economics at the Columbia Business School. He will present a paper entitled "Organizational Capital, Managerial Heterogeneity, and Firm Dynamics", co-authored by Andrea Prat.

Eirik Kristiansen
Time and place: May 5, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Eirik Kristiansen is a Professor of Economics at NHH. He will present a paper entitled "Contracting institutions and location of manufacturing", co-authored by Tore Ellingsen.

Photo of Toru Kitagawa
Time and place: May 4, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Toru Kitagawa is a Lecturer in Economics at the University College London. He will present a paper entitled "Who should be Treated? Empirical Welfare Maximization Methods for Treatment Choice", co-authored by Aleksey Tetenov.

Photo of Manuel Amador
Time and place: Apr. 27, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Manuel Amador is an economist at the research department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. He will present a paper entitled "Foreign Reserve Management at Zero Interest Rates", co-authored by Javier Bianchi, Luigi Bocola, and Fabrizio Perri.

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

Department seminar (PhD seminar). Elisabeth Isaksen, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis

The environmental and distributional consequences of emissions markets: evidence from the Clean Air Interstate Rule (with Mehdi Benatiya Andaloussi)

Photo of Mirabelle Muûls
Time and place: Apr. 20, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Mirabelle Muûls is an Assistant Professor in Economics at the Imperial College London. She will present a paper entitled "International outsourcing, offshoring, and the direction of firm innovation", co-authored by Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Damien Dussaux, and David Hemous.

Ayşegül Şahin
Time and place: Apr. 7, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Ayşegül Şahin is Vice President of Macroeconomic and Monetary Studies Function at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. She will present the paper "Demographic Origins of the Startup Deficit", jointly written by Fatih Karahan and Ben Pugsley.

Photo of Fabian Kindermann
Time and place: Apr. 6, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1220, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Fabian Kindermann is an Assistant Professor at the University of Bonn. He will present a paper entitled "Bargaining over Babies: Theory, Evidence, and Policy Implications", co-authored by Matthias Doepke.

Andreas Müller
Time and place: Apr. 3, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Andreas Müller is an Associate professor at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "A theory of structural change that can fit the data", co-authored by Simon Alder and Timo Boppart.

Knut Sunde
Time and place: Mar. 31, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Knut Sunde er Direktør og leder for Bransje og Industripolitisk avdeling i Norsk Industri.

Photo of Oskar N. Skans
Time and place: Mar. 30, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Oskar N. Skans is a Professor of Economics at Uppsala University. He will present a paper entitled "The Causal Impact of Social Connections on Firms' Outcomes", co-authored by Marcus Eliason, Lena Hensvik, and Francis Kramarz.

Volker Nocke
Time and place: Mar. 27, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Volker Nocke is a Professor of Economics at the University of Mannheim. He will present a paper entitled "Multiproduct-Firm Oligopoly: An Aggregative Games Approach", co-authored by Nicolas Schutz.

Photo of Randi Hjalmarsson
Time and place: Mar. 23, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Randi Hjalmarsson is a Professor of Economics at the University of Gothenburg. She will present a paper entitled "The Fall of Capital Punishment and the Rise of Prisons: How Punishment Severity Affects Jury Verdicts", co-authored by Anna Bindler.

Time and place: Mar. 23, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Do e-health apps and self tracking lead to better health? This seminar tackles the ethical concerns of using such apps and devices.