Eilert Sundts Hus (kart)
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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".
Johannes Hörner from Yale University presents his paper "Optimal Design for Social Learning".
Manudeep Bhuller, Statistics Norway, presents "Education and Lifetime Earnings".
Ram Fishman, George Washington University, presents "Water depletion, adaptation and migration: evidence from India".
M.Phil. Ingrid Bjartveit Krüger at the Department of Economics will defend her dissertation for the Ph.D. degree: "What's Oil Got to Do With It? - Essays on the Political Economy of Resource Rich Countries."
Professor Vernon L. Smith, Chapman University, will give a lecture on how learning from economic experiments helps to inform the understanding of recessions and bubbles. Smith won the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2002 for having established laboratory experiments as a tool in empirical economic analysis, especially in the study of alternative market mechanisms.
On April 30th, ESOP organizes a half-day workshop the importance and future of oil in the Norwegian economy.
Alberto Martin presents his paper "Bubbly Collateral and Economic Activity" (joint with Jaume Ventura).
Simone Valente from NTNU presents his paper (joint with Ragnar Torvik and Halvor Mehlum) "China's Savings Multiplier".
Hitoshi Tsujiyama presents his paper "Implications of Health Care Reform for Inequality and Welfare".
Franscesc Dilme from University of Penn presents his paper "Building (and Milking) Trust: Reputation as a Moral Hazard Phenomenon".
Andreas Moxnes presents "Technology, Trade Costs, and the Pattern of Trade with Multi-Stage Production" (joint with Rob Johnson).