Guest lectures and seminars - Page 7

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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.

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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.

Time and place: Mar. 21, 2017 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, room 529, 5th floor, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern campus

Professor Gary Herrigel from the University of Chicago will talk about the process of Chinese manufacturing upgrading and how this process, a historical success, has involved a transformation and industrial learning Dynamics.

Anna Tompsett
Time and place: Mar. 20, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Anna Tompsett is an Assistant Professor at Stockholm University. She will present a paper entitled "Community Participation in Decision-Making Evidence from an experiment in safe drinking water provision in Bangladesh", co-authored by Malgosia Madajewicz, and Ahasan Habib.

Jon Strand
Time and place: Mar. 17, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Jon Strand is a Professor of Economics at UiO. He will present the research project "Economic valuation of rainforest cover changes in the Brazilian Amazon".

Venky Venkateswaran
Time and place: Mar. 16, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Venky Venkateswaran is an Assistant Professor of Economics at NYU. He will present a paper entitled "Capital Misallocation: Frictions or Distortions?", co-authored by Joel M. David.

James Stock
Time and place: Mar. 14, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. James Stock is the Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy at Harvard. He will present a paper entitled "Federal Coal Program Reform, the Clean Power Plan, and the Interaction of Upstream and Downstream Climate Policies", co-authored by Todd Gerarden and W. Spencer Reeder.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, University of Oslo, Blindern campus, Eilert Sundts hus, 4th floor, room 450

FNI, NIFU and TIK invite to a seminar on the EU Bioeconomy Strategy and EU biofuels policies. How have these policies developed over time? Who are the main policy actors and what are the main conflicts and challenges ahead? How do these EU policies play into the Norwegian Government’s recently adopted Bioeconomy Strategy?

Tomas Kåberger is professor in Energy and Environment at Chalmers Unviersity.

Jaroslav Borovička
Time and place: Mar. 13, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Jaroslav Borovička is an Assistant Professor of Economics at New York University. He will present a paper entitled "Identifying ambiguity shocks in business cycle models using survey data", co-authored by Anmol Bhandri and Paul Ho.

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Time and place: Mar. 9, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Eva Mörk is a Professor in Economics at Uppsala University. She will present a paper entitled "Childcare - a safety net for children?", co-authored by Aino-Maia Aalto, Anna Sjögren, and Helena Svaleryd.

Time and place: Mar. 8, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM, Eiler Sundt Building, room 551 (5th floor)

Florian Kern from SPRU will give a talk about the issue of the “protective space” for niche innovations. During his talk he’ll draw on 6 low carbon innovation case studies from the UK and Netherlands.

Rohini Pande
Time and place: Mar. 6, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Rohini Pande is the Mohammed Kamal Professor of Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School. She will present a paper entitled "E-governance, Accountability, and Leakage in Public Programs: Experimental Evidence from a Financial Management Reform in India", co-authored by Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, Clement Imbert, and Santhosh Mathew.

Amrish Patel
Time and place: Mar. 2, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Amrish Patel is a Lecturer in Economics at the University of East Anglia. He will present a paper entitled "Co-Financing Agreements and Reciprocity: When 'No Deal' is a Good Deal", written jointly with Dooseok Jang and Martin Dufwenberg.

Manudeep Bhuller
Time and place: Feb. 27, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Manudeep Bhuller is an Associate Professor at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "Incarceration, recidivism and employment".

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Time and place: Feb. 23, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Lars Ehlers is Professor at the Université de Montréal. He will present a paper entitled "(Il)legal School Choice", written jointly with Thayer Morrill.

Time and place: Feb. 13, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. David Rodina is a PhD candidate at Northwestern University. He will present "Information Design and Career Concerns".

Time and place: Feb. 10, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Andreas Gulyas is a PhD candidate at UCLA. He will present "Identifying Labor Market Sorting with Firm Dynamics".

Time and place: Feb. 9, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Andrew Dickens is a PhD candidate at York University. He will present "Ethnolinguistic Favoritism in African Politics".

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Time and place: Feb. 9, 2017 8:50 AM - Feb. 10, 2017 1:45 PM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

ESOP organises a workshop on "Globalisation, Migration and the Labour Market" in relation to the European Strains research project. 

Time and place: Feb. 7, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Vladimir Tyazhelnikov is a PhD candidate at University of California, Davis. He will present "Production Clusters and Offshoring".

Time and place: Feb. 6, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Spyros Terovitis is PhD candidate at the University of Warwick. He will present "Motivating Information Acquisition Under Delegation".

Time and place: Feb. 3, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Shekhar Tomar is a PhD candidate at Toulouse School of Economics. He will present "Gains from Agricultural Market Reform: Role and Size of Intermediaries".

Time and place: Feb. 2, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Tuomas Laiho is a PhD candidate at Aalto University. He will present the paper "Social learning and monopoly pricing with forward looking buyers", written jointly with Julia Salmi