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ESOP seminar. Ronny Freier is an assistant professor at Freie Universität Berlin, and a research associate at DIW Berlin. He will present the paper "Regression Discontinuity Designs Based on Population Thresholds", written jointly with Andrew C. Eggers, Veronica Grembi and Tommaso Nannicini.
The European Development Network Conference 2015 takes place in Oslo, 3-4 December 2015.
ESOP-seminar. Victor Rios-Rull is a professor of Economics at the University of Pennsylvania. He will hold a presentation entitled "Business Cycles and Household Formation: The Micro versus the Macro Labor Elasticity". written jointly with Sebastian Dyrda and Greg Kaplan.
ESOP seminar. Mirko Wiederholt is a professor of Economics at Goethe University of Frankfurt. He will present the paper "Empirical Properties of Inflation Expectations and the Zero Lower Bound".
ESOP seminar. Torben K. Mideksa, PhD candidate at UiO, will present a paper entitiled "Conservation Contracts and Political Regimes", written jointly with Bård Harstad.
The issue of inequality has moved to the top of the policy agenda around the world. Many see the Welfare State, the most important bulwark against the increase in inequality, as under threat. What do we see as the pillars of the 21st Century welfare state?
ESOP seminar. Knut Røed is a senior research fellow at Frischsenteret, and will hold an ESOP seminar on November 2nd. He present a paper entitled "Pension Reform and Labor Supply", written jointly with Erik Hernæs, Simen Markussen and John Piggott.
ESOP seminar. Rohini Somanathan is a professor of Economics at the Delhi School of Economics. She will hold a presentation entitled "The mixture as before? Student responses to the changing content of school meals in India".
ESOP seminar. Attila Lindner is an Assistant Professor at the University College London. He will present the paper "Who Pays for the Minimum Wage", written jointly with Peter Harasztosi.
ESOP seminar. Halvor Mehlum is a professor at UiO, and deputy leader of ESOP. He will hold a presentation entitled "Competition in Spacetime: A Theory of Sales".
Kjell Arne Brekke and Karine Nyborg invite to a workshop about work motivation and the Nordic model.
ESOP seminar. Björn Öckert is an Associate Professor at the Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy (IFAU). He will present the paper "Born to Lead? The effect of birth order on non-cognitive skills", written jointly with Sandra Black and Erik Grönqvist.
ESOP seminar. Kyle Meng is an Assistant Professor at the University of California. He will present the paper "Global Trade and Risk Sharing in a Spatially Correlated Climate".
This minicourse by William Thomson teaches how to write and speak effectively about economics. The course is open to PhD students and faculty members.
ESOP Seminar. William Thomson is Elmer B. Milliman Professor of Economics at the University of Rochester. He will present the paper "For claims problems, another compromise between the proportional and constrained equal awards rule".
ESOP seminar. Karna Basu is a Professor at Hunter College at The City University of New York. He will present the paper "A Biased Correction of Exponential Growth Bias".
ESOP seminar. Dilip Abreu is a Professor of Economics at Princeton University. He will present the paper "Bargaining with One-Sided Asymmetric Information and Nonstationary Behavioral Types", co-authored by D. Pearce and E. Stacchetti.
The project partners came together for a mini workshop at the European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) in Brussels on 2 September 2015.
ESOP seminar. Jon H. Fiva is a professor of economics at the Norwegian Business School (BI), also affiliated with ESOP at the University of Oslo. He will present "Political Dynasties in Party-Centered Environments", co-authored by Daniel M. Smith.
ESOP seminar. Philippe Aghion is a Professor at Paris School of Economics and London School of Economics. He will present the paper "Innovation and Top Income Inequality" co-authored by Ufuk Akcigit, Antonin Bergeaud, Richard Blundell, and David Hemous.
This year's Raquel Fernández Workshop is devoted to the subject of debt. Raquel Fernández will present "The Long and the Short of It: Sovereign Debt Crises and Debt Maturity".
ESOP organizes the third joint international conference with the Social Science Research Centre (WZB) and Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance in Berlin in July this year.