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Time and place: Jan. 29, 2020 1:15 PM2:15 PM, ES1047

OFS seminar. Michael Keen is deputy director of IMF's fiscal affairs department. Before joining IMF he was a professor of economics at the University of Essex, and a visiting professor at the university of Kyoto. He will present "Exploring residual profit allocation".

Photo of Ranveig Falch
Time and place: Jan. 27, 2020 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Ranveig Falch is a postdoctoral fellow at the Norwegian School of Economics. She will present the paper: "How Do People Trade Off Resources Between Quick and Slow Learners?".

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Time and place: Jan. 23, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Martin Schmalz is an Associate Professor of Finance, Saïd Business School, at University of Oxford. He will present his paper:     "(Why) Do Central Banks Care about Their Profits?". Co-authored by Igor Goncharov and Vassos Ioannidou.

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Time and place: Jan. 17, 2020 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Marina Povitkina is a postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Political Science, University of Oslo. She will present the paper: "In the Shadow of Doubt: Cooperation, Public Officials and Embezzlement", with Andrea Martinangeli.

Photo of Kasper Kragh-Sørensen
Time and place: Jan. 16, 2020 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Kasper Kragh-Sørensen is a PhD student at the Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Stockholm University. He will present the paper: "Optimal Property Taxation"

Time and place: Jan. 15, 2020 8:00 AM11:30 AM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

Til våren legger regjeringen frem en ny perspektivmelding. Den vil som alle tidligere perspektivmeldinger trolig vise at vi har et inndekningsbehov frem i tid. Vi må arbeide mer, bruke mindre, og/eller øke skatteinntektene. Samtidig ser vi at skattegrunnlagene blir mer mobile, mens fremveksten av teknologigiganter utfordrer de tradisjonelle skatteregimene. 

Photo of Karol Flores-Szwagrzak
Time and place: Dec. 19, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Karol Flores-Szwagrzak is an an assistant professor in the Department of Economics at Copenhagen Business School (CBS). He will present the paper: "Uncertainty, Observation, and Choice".

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Time and place: Dec. 16, 2019 3:15 PM, Auditorium 2, Eilert Sundt's building

M.Phil. in Economics Trond Christian Vigtel at Department of Economics will defend his thesis "Understanding Retirement Decisions" for the PhD degree.

Time and place: Dec. 12, 2019 12:00 PM11:59 PM, Bygdøy Gjestestuer
Photo of Jonathan Libgober
Time and place: Dec. 9, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Jonathan Libgober is an Assistant Professor at the University of Southern California, he will present the paper: "Informational Robustness in Intertemporal Pricing". Co-authored by Xiaosheng Mu

Photo of Trygve Haavelmo and Ragnar Frisch
Time and place: Dec. 3, 2019 11:30 AM5:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus

In 2019 it is 50 years and 30 years respectively since Ragnar Frisch and Trygve Haavelmo received The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. The Department of Economics and the Faculty of Social Sciences invite to a celebration.

Photo of Charles Manski
Time and place: Dec. 2, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Charles Manski is a board of Trustees Professor in Economics at Northwestern University. He will have a non-technical talk on themes of his new book: "Patient Care under Uncertainty".

Photo of Andreas Steinvall Myhre
Time and place: Nov. 25, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Andreas Steinvall Myhre is a PhD candidate at the University of Oslo. He will present the paper: "Labor Supply Responses to Learning the Tax and Benefit Schedule". Co-authored by Andreas S. Kostøl

Vinnere av fjjoråeret Våg å vite pris
Time and place: Nov. 21, 2019 3:00 PM4:00 PM, Foajeen i Eilert Sundts hus ved auditoriene

Våg å vite-prisen 2019 går til fire masterstudenter som har utfordret etablerte sannheter og levert oppgaver av høy kvalitet. Velkommen til prisutdeling, sang og forfriskninger.

Photo of Takuro Yamashita
Time and place: Nov. 21, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Takuro Yamashita is an Assistant Professor at Toulouse School of Economics. He will present the paper:  "Large mechanism design with moment-based allocation externality". 

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Time and place: Nov. 15, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Water Bossert is a Professor of Economics, University of Montréal. He will present the paper: "Daunou’s voting rule and the lexicographic assignment of priorities". Co-authored by Salvador Barbera and Kotaro Suzumura.

Photo of Valerie Smeets
Time and place: Nov. 14, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Valerie Smeets is a professor at Aarhus University, Department of Economics and Business in Denmark. She will present the paper: "Multi-Product Firms, Import Competition, and the Evolution of Firm-product Technical Efficiencies". Co-authored by Emmanuel Dhyne, Amil Petrin and Frederic Warzynski.

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Time and place: Nov. 13, 2019 2:15 PM, Auditorium 3

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.

Photo of Attila Lindner
Time and place: Nov. 8, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

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. 

Photo of Winnie van Dijk
Time and place: Nov. 7, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

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".

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Time and place: Nov. 4, 2019Nov. 8, 2019, University of Oslo

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".

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Time and place: Nov. 1, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

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.

Time: Oct. 29, 2019 9:00 AM4:00 PM
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Time and place: Oct. 28, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Scott Barrett is a Professor at Columbia University. He will present the paper: "The Malaria Eradication Game".

 

Photo of Hessel Oosterbeek
Time and place: Oct. 24, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

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.