OFS seminar. Michael Best is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Columbia University. He will present a paper entitled "Incentives and the Allocation of Authority in Organizations: A Field Experiment with Bureaucrats" co-authored by Oriana Bandiera, Adnan Khan, and Andrea Prat.
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.
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".
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).
OFS will organize a workshop on Empirical Analysis of Tax Compliance Costs
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.
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.
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
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.