Events

Upcoming

Time: Mar. 1, 2019

OFS seminar. Dr. Philipp Eisenhauer is an economist studying the economics and econometrics of human capital investments at the University of Bonn.

Time: Mar. 29, 2019

OFS seminar. Benjamin B. Lockwood  is an Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at Wharton, University of Pennsylvania.

Time: May 10, 2019

Joint OFS and NHH seminar. Michael Lovenheim is a Professor of Economics, Industrial and Labor Relations, and Policy Analysis and Management and is Chair of the Economics Department at Cornell University.

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Photo of Jakob Munch.
Time and place: Nov. 1, 2018 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Jakob Munch is a Professor at the University of Copenhagen. He will present a paper entitled "Globalization and CEO Pay: Good Managers or Good Luck?", co-authored by Svend Andersen and David Hummels.

Photo of Glen Weyl
Time and place: Oct. 26, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Glen Weyl is a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research New York City.  He will present a paper entitled "Taking Vickrey Seriously, Not Literally", co-authored with Vitalik Buterin

Photo of Dinand Webbink.
Time and place: Oct. 25, 2018 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Dinand Webbink is a Professor of Policy Evaluation at the Erasmus School of Economics in Rotterdam. He will present a paper entitled "The Price of Forced Attendance" co-authored by Sacha Kapoor and Matthijs Oosterveen.

Time and place: Oct. 22, 2018 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud 7

Hvor mye oljepenger bruker vi egentlig? Kan vi betale studentene til å bli flinkere til å fullføre studiene? Og (hvordan) bør vi skattlegge sukker?

Photo of Jesper Roine.
Time and place: Oct. 15, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Jesper Roine is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Stockholm School of Economics.  He will discuss around the topic "Men and Women in the Top of the Income Distribution" presenting the paper entitled "Women in Top Incomes: Evidence from Sweden 1974–2013" co-authored by Anne Boschini and Kristin Gunnarsson, as well as other results.

Time and place: Oct. 9, 2018 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM, Statistics Norway

OFS-seminar. Katharina Jenderny is Senior research assistant at Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics (USBE). Katharina Jenderny will present the paper "The Quality of the Estimators of the ETI" co-authored by Thomas Aronsson and Gauthier Lanot.

Time and place: Oct. 5, 2018 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, 1047
Photo of Felix Tintelnot
Time and place: Sep. 13, 2018 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Felix Tintelnot is an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. He will present a paper entitled "Trade and Domestic Production Networks", co-authored by Ayumu Ken Kikkawa, Magne Mogstad and Emmanuel Dhyne.

Photo of Gregor Jarosch
Time and place: Sep. 3, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Gregor Jarosch is an Assistant Professor at Princeton University. He will present a paper entitled "Learning from coworkers", co-authored by Ezra Oberfield and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg.

Time and place: Aug. 24, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Microdata to go, online, no applications needed

With their new service microdata.no NSD and SSB offer researchers instant online access to microdata without any applications. On an inhouse demo Friday 24 August Statistics Norway shows how to access the service, how it works, what it contains, and how you use it. Welcome

 

 

Time: Aug. 17, 2018 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Joint OFS and Statistics Norway seminar. David Silver is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University. He will present a paper entitled "Haste or Waste? Peer Pressure and the Distribution of Marginal Returns to Health Care".

Photo of David Silver
Time and place: Aug. 17, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. David Silver is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University. He will present a paper entitled "Haste or Waste? Peer Pressure and the Distribution of Marginal Returns to Health Care".

Time and place: June 13, 2018 12:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud 6

Oslo Fiscal Studies (OFS) organizes a workshop on public policies and the labor market. Keynote speakers are Magne Mogstad (University of Chicago) and Gianluca Violante (Princeton university). 

Time and place: May 31, 2018 9:00 AM - June 1, 2018 1:00 PM, Professorboligen

OFS will organize a workshop on Empirical Analysis of Tax Compliance Costs

Time and place: May 16, 2018 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM, SSB

OFS-seminar. Ragnhild Schreiner is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at University College London. Ragnhild Schreiner will present the paper "Do place-based tax incentives create jobs? " co-authored by Hyejin Ku and Uta Schönberg.

Time and place: Apr. 13, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Pierre-Philippe Combes is a Research Professor at GATE Lyon Saint-Etienne. He will present a paper entitled "The Costs of Agglomeration: House and Land Prices in French Cities", co-authored by Gilles Duranton and Laurent Gobillon.

Time and place: Apr. 10, 2018 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM, Auditoriet, SSB, Akersveien 26

OFS-seminar. Egbert Jongen is a associate professor at Leiden University. Egbert Jongen will present the paper "Using Tax Deductions to Promote Lifelong Learning: Real and Shifting Responses" co-authored by Wiljan van den Berge and Karen van der Wiel 

Time: Mar. 9, 2018 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

OFS-seminar. Stephen Jenkins is a professor at The London School of Economics and Political Science. He will present the paper "How valid are synthetic panel estimates of poverty dynamics? Evidence from two rich countries", co-authored with Nicolas Hérault, University of Melbourne.

Time and place: Nov. 3, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Guillermo Peña is a PhD student of Economics at the Department of Public Economics of the University of Zaragoza (Spain). He will present two recent papers, entitled “A new approach to financial VAT” and “Does financial VAT affect the size of the financial sector?”, both co-authored by Julio López Laborda.

Time and place: Aug. 25, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Matthew Notowidigdo is an Associate Professor of Economics at Northwestern University. He will present a paper entitled "Quantifying the Welfare Gains from Variety: A Sufficient Statistics Approach", co-authored by Kory Kroft, Jean-William P. Laliberté, and René Leal-Vizcaíno.

Time and place: Aug. 18, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Ingvil Gaarder is an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. She will present a paper entitled "Incidence and Distributional Effects of Value Added Taxes".

Time and place: May 12, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Eilert Sundts hus room 1047

OFS seminar. Ronald Davies, is a professor at the University College Dublin.