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M.Phil. in Economics Torbjørn Hanson at Department of Economics will defend his thesis Four essays on military economics: Efficiency, trust and risk preferences in the armed forces for the PhD degree.
OFS seminar. Attila Lindner is an assistant professor at UCL. His research interests are how public policies can alleviate inequality, the effects of minimum wage policies, and the interaction between unemployment insurance and job search. He will present a paper called "Technological Change and Skill-Demand in Non-Competitive Labor Markets", co-authored by Balázs Muraközy, Balázs Reizer, and our own Ragnhild Schreiner from OFS.
Department seminar. Winnie van Dijk is a postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Chicago Becker Friedman Institute. She will present the paper: "The socio-economic consequences of housing assistance".
Attila Lindner, assistant professor at The University College London, will hold a course for Ph. D. students in public economics with the title "Methods and Applications in Public Economics and Labor Economics".
Staff lunch seminar. Daniel Spiro is associate senior lecturer (associate professor) in economics at Uppsala University in Sweden. He will present the paper "The Economics of Planetary Boundaries", co-authored by Gustav Engström, Johan Gars, Chandra Kiran, Raphael Calel, Therese Lindahl, and Badri Narayanan.
ESOP seminar. Scott Barrett is a Professor at Columbia University. He will present the paper: "The Malaria Eradication Game".
Department seminar. Hessel Oosterbeek is Professor of Economics at the University of Amsterdam. He will present the paper: "Elite schools harm marginal students and benefit high achievers: Evidence from admission lotteries". Co-authored by Nienke Ruijs and Inge de Wolf.
Marianne Marthinsen and Maria S. Wahlberg are economists and politicans. They have written a book together about common tax avoidance strategies: Rødt lys. Det store skatteranet- og hvordan vi kan stoppe det. The guest lecture is a part of ECON4415, but is open for all.
ESOP seminar. Amir Jina is an Assistant Professor at Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago. He will present the paper: "Valuing the Global Mortality Consequences of Climate Change Accounting for Adaptation Costs and Benefits".
Department seminar. Christian Moser is an Assistant Professor within the Economics Division at Columbia Business School. He will present the paper: "The Gender Gap: Micro Sources and Macro Consequences". Co-authored by Iacopo Morchio.
Department seminar. David Weinstein is a Professor at Columbia University. He will present the paper: "The Impact of E-Commerce on Relative Prices and Consumer Welfare". Co-authored by Yoon J. Jo and Misaki Matsumura.
Joint SSB and OFS seminar. Davud Rostam-Afschar is an assistant professor at the University of Hohenheim. His research interests are decisions of the household and firm in the context of public economics. He will present the paper "Freedom of Movement, Taxation and Job Mobility in Europe." The seminar will be at Statistics Norway.
Department seminar. Mary Amiti is an Assistant Vice President at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. She will present the paper: "Dominant Currencies: How firms choose currency invoicing and why it matters?". Co-authored by Oleg Itskhoki and Jozef Konings.
Prokura is a young consultancy company, specializing in purchasing and supply chain. They will visit ECON3170/4170 to hold a case lecture on logistics optimazation, and you are welcome to join.
Department seminar. Nicolas Coeurdacier is an Associate Professor of Economics at SciencesPo. He will present the paper: "Capital Flows in an Aging World". Co-authored by Z. Barany and S. Guibaud.
Department seminar. Eric Nævdal is a Senior Research Fellow at the Frisch Centre. He will present the paper: "The Effect Of Increased Productivity In The Management Of Renewable Resources – And Some Stuff You Didn't Know About The Ramsey–Cass–Koopmans Model"
Department seminar. Bas Jacobs is a Full Professor at Erasmus School of Economics. He will present his paper: "The Public Finance Approach to Optimal Stabilization Policy".
ESOP seminar. Jon Fiva is a Professor at the Norwegian Business School (BI). He will present the paper: "Moral Hazard in Electoral Teams and Gamson's Law Within Parties".
Department seminar. Martin Schmalz is an Associate Professor of Finance, Saïd Business School, at University of Oxford. He will present his paper: "Common-Ownership Concentration and Corporate Conduct".
Department seminar. Adrien Auclert is an Assistant Professor in the Stanford Economics Department. He will present the paper: "Demographics, Wealth and Interest Rates in the 21st Century". Co-authored by Hannes Malmberg, Frederic Martenet, and Matt Rognlie.
Joint OFS and SSB seminar. Marius Ring is a Ph.D. candidate at the Finance department at Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. His research interests are corporate finance, household finance, labor economics, and entrepreneurship. He will present his paper entitled "Household Responses to Capital Taxation: Evidence from Geographic Wealth Tax Discontinuities in Norway." The seminar will be at SSB.
ESOP workshop. The 24th of September there will be a workshop hosted by ESOP, with Eliana La Ferrara in the center.
ESOP seminar. Eliana La Ferrara is a Professor at Bocconi University. She will present her paper: "Revealing Stereotypes: Evidence from Immigrants in Schools". Co-authored by A. Alesina, M. Carlana and P. Pinotti.