Guest lectures and seminars - Page 10

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2016 2:30 PM, Aud. 1, Eilert Sundt House, Blindern Campus

Norwegian Minister of Foreign affairs Børge Brende gave The ARENA Lecture 2016 at Blindern Campus on September 13th

Time and place: Sep. 12, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Adrien Auclert is Assistant Professor at Stanford University. He will present a paper entitled "Inequality and Aggregate Demand", written jointly with Matthew Rognlie.

Time and place: Sep. 9, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Staff lunch seminar. Iacopo Morchio is Assistant Professor at the University of Vienna. He will present a paper entitled "A Quantitative Theory of Early Skills Formation and Parental Choices".

Time and place: Sep. 8, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Kai Konrad is the Managing Director of Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance. He will present a paper entitled "Budget and Effort Choice in Sequential Colonel Blotto Campaigns".

Time and place: Sep. 1, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Benjamin Moll is Assistant Professor at Princeton University. He will present the paper entitled "Monetary Policy According to HANK", written jointly with Greg Kaplan and Giovanni L. Violante.

Time and place: Aug. 29, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Sonja Fagernäs is Lecturer in Economics at Sussex University. She will present a paper entitled "Teachers, Electoral Cycles and Learning in India", written jointly with Panu Pelkonen.

Time and place: Aug. 25, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Albert Ma is Professor of Economics at Boston University. He will present a paper entitled "Product Differentiation with Multiple Qualities", written jointly with Francesca Barigozzi.

Time and place: Aug. 22, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Panu Pelkonen is Lecturer in Economics at the University of Sussex.

Time and place: Aug. 19, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Staff lunch seminar. Marianne Tønnessen is senior adviser at Statistics Norway.

Time and place: Aug. 18, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Thomas de Haan is assistant professor at NHH. He will present a paper entitled "Fairness Preferences in the face of Limited Information", written jointly with Caroline Bonn, Alexander Cappelen and Bertil Tungodden.

Time and place: Aug. 16, 2016 10:15 AM - 5:15 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts Hus, Blindern

The Raquel Fernández Workshop is an annual event arranged by ESOP. Raquel Fernández is Professor of Economics at NYU and Adjunct Professor at ESOP.

Time and place: Aug. 10, 2016 11:30 AM - 5:15 PM, Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen

The main focus of the workshop is on how behavioral models, in particular reference dependent preferences, can shed light on economic behavior and the role of public policy.

Time and place: June 24, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Deborah Lucas is Sloan Distinguished Professor of Finance at MIT. She will hold a presentation entitled "Toward Comprehensive Measures of the Costs and Risks of Development Banks: The Case of the KDB".

Alisdair McKay
Time and place: June 23, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Alisdair McKay is assistant professor at Boston University. He will present a paper entitled "The Automatic Stabilizer Property of Social Insurance Programs", written jointly with Ricardo Reis.

Jonas Hjort
Time and place: June 20, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Jonas Hjort is Assistant Professor at Columbia University. He will present a paper entitled "Sources of Variation in State Effectiveness and Consequences for Policy Design".

Time and place: June 20, 2016 - June 24, 2016, Comenius University

Comenius University in Bratislava organises a PhD Summer School on political integration and differentiation in Europe in June.

Time and place: June 17, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Staff lunch seminar. Askill Harkjell Halse is PhD student at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "Local favoritism in at-large proportional representation systems", written jointly with Jon H. Fiva.

Yuliy Sannikov
Time and place: June 16, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Yuliy Sannikov is Professor of Economics at Princeton University. He will present a paper entitled "Optimal asset management contracts with hidden savings", written jointly with Sebastian Di Tella.

Time and place: June 13, 2016 9:00 AM - June 14, 2016 2:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, University of Oslo

Centre for the study of equality, social organization, and performance (ESOP) at the University of Oslo is organizing the 2016 Nordic Conference in Development Economics (NCDE16) to be held 13-14 June 2016.

Time and place: June 9, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Richard Rogerson is the Charles and Marie Robertson Professor of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. He will present a paper entitled "Skill-biased Structural Change", written jointly with Francisco J. Buera and Joseph P. Kaboski.

Time and place: June 7, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Johan P. Olsen Room

On Tuesday 7 June ARENA's guest researcher Maximilian Conrad will assess the role and potential of the European Citizen's Initiative in the context of his newly published book Bridging the Gap?

Time and place: June 6, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern

ESOP seminar. Robert Schmidt is a Post-doctoral fellow at Humboldt- Universität zu Berlin. He will present a paper entitled "Full vs. limited commitment in electoral competition"

Arnaldur Sölvi Kristjánsson
Time and place: June 3, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Staff lunch seminar. Arnaldur Sölvi Kristjánsson is a PhD student at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "Optimal Taxation with Endogenous Return to Capital".

Time and place: June 1, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Eilert Sundt's Buliding, 5th floor, Room 551

John Dean from the University of Wollongong, Australia, will hold a seminar at TIK next Wednesday, 1 June, at 13.15.

Time and place: May 30, 2016 9:00 AM - May 31, 2016 1:00 PM, NUPI, C. J. Hambros plass 2

On Monday the 30th and Tuesday the 31th of May a project workshop related to the Happy-ICT-project will the place at NUPI. This will be the first workshop under the auspices of the the ICT and happiness-project.