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Junior job talk. Kurt Mitman is a phd candidate at the University of Pennsylvania. He presents the paper "Macroeconomic Effects of Bankruptcy & Foreclosure Policies".
Junior job talk. Alex Schmitt is a phd candidate at the IIES at Stockholm University. He presents his paper "Dealing With Distortions: First-Best Vs. Optimal Carbon Taxation".
Paul Klein from Simon Fraser University presents "Consumption risk sharing with private information when earnings are persistent".
Svenn Jensen from UC Berkeley presents "Optimally Climate Sensitive Policy under Uncertainty and Learning"
Andreas Kotsadam, Assistant Professor at ESOP, presents "Weather Shocks and Violence Against Women in Sub-Saharan Africa".
Peter Fredriksson from Stockholm University presents "Mismatch of Talent? Evidence on Match Quality, Job Mobility, and Entry Wages".
Jakob Svensson from Stockholm University presents the paper "The Market for (Fake) Antimalarial Medicine: Evidence from Uganda".
Tessa Bold from Goethe University presents the paper "Insurance Companies of the Poor".
Lore Vandewalle, Assistant Professor of Economics at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Genève.
Bertil Tungodden, professor at NHH and affiliated researcher at ESOP, presents "You’ve got mail: A field experiment on tax evasion".
Katinka Holtsmark, PhD candidate and research fellow at ESOP, presents "The dynamics of linking permit markets - Investments and public goods provision".The paper is co-authored by Kristoffer Midttømme.
ESOP is going to organise the conference "Advances on the Political Economy of Conflict and Redistribution II" with the Social Science Research Centre (WZB) and Max Planck Institute in Berlin in October this year.
Helena Skyt Nielsen from Aarhus University presents the paper "Peer Effects in Math and Science".
Anders Akerman from Stockholm University presents "Internet as an Engine of Trade".
Joan Esteban from the Institute for Economic Analysis and Barcelona GSE will present the paper "Public Expenditure, Taxation, and Size of Government".
For the 100 Year Anniversary of Norwegian women’s right to vote, ESOP has invited Lena Edlund and Andreas Kotsadam to talk about the current status of women worldwide from a development perspective. ESOP's prize for the best MA thesis on gender issues in 2013 will also be awarded.
Jeanet Bentzen from the University of Copenhagen presents her paper "Origins of Religiousness: The Role of Natural Disasters".
Moti Michaeli from the Hebrew University presents his paper "The Origins of In-Group Bias and Costly Signaling of Group Membership".
Nick Sheard from the Aix-Marseille School of Economics presents the paper "Urban Location, Housing Equilibrium, and Retiree Migration" .
Saki Bigio, Assistant Professor at Columbia University, presents the paper "Banks, liquidity management and monetary policy".
Tim Worrall from the University of Edinburgh presents his paper "Dynamic Relational Contracts with Risk Aversion".
Professor Eliana La Ferrara, Department of Economics, Bocconi University and ESOP, UiO, will give a four day PhD-course at UiO from 2 to 5 September 2013.
ThReD - Theoretical Research in Development Economics, hosts their yearly conference in Oslo in June 2013 in association with ESOP.
ESOP is organizing a workshop in economics and inequality in Latin America. The workshop is a cooperation between UiO and ECLAC, Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, to strengthen the agenda to reduce inequality.
ECLAC is one of the five regional commissions of the United Nations. It was founded with the purpose of contributing to the economic development of Latin America.
Kevin J. Lansing from FRB San Fransisco and Norges Bank presents the paper "Top Incomes, Rising Inequality, and Welfare".