2018

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Time and place: Dec. 14, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

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.

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?

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
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".

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.