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Photo of Alberto Alesina
Time and place: June 4, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Alberto Alesina is a Professor at Harvard University. He will present a paper entitled "Immigration and redistribution".

Photo of Jack Mountjoy
Time and place: May 27, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Jack Mountjoy is a Postdoctoral Fellow at Princeton University and an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He will present a paper entitled "The Returns to College(s): Estimating Value-Added and Match Effects in Higher Education", co-authored by Brent Hickman.

Photo of Gaurab Aryal
Time and place: May 24, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Gaurab Aryal is an assistant Professor at the University of Virginia. He will present a paper entitled "Coordinated Capacity Reductions and Public Communication in the Airline Industry", co-authored by Federico Cilibertoz and Benjamin T. Leyden.

Photo of Pete Klenow
Time and place: May 23, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Pete Klenow is a Professor at Stanford University. He will present a paper entitled "A Theory of Falling Growthand Rising Rents" co-authored by Philippe Aghion, Antonin Bergeaud, Timo Boppart, and Huiyu Li.

Photo of Trond Vigtel
Time and place: May 20, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Trond Vigtel is a PhD student at UiO and Ragnar Frisch Centre. He will present a paper entitled "Flexible Pensions and Labor Force Withdrawal".

Photo of Asher Wolinsky
Time and place: May 16, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Asher Wolinsky is a Professor at Northwestern University. He will present a paper entitled "Auctions with bidder recruitment"

Time and place: May 15, 2019 1:00 PM6:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP workshop.

Photo of Debraj Ray
Time and place: May 13, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Debraj Ray is a Professor of Economics at New York University. He will present a paper entitled "Games of love and hate", co-authored by Rajiv Vohra.

Time and place: May 10, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS 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. He will present a paper entitled "The Effect of State Funding for Postsecondary Education on Long-Run Student Outcomes", co-authored by Rajashri Chakrabarti and Nicole Gorton.

Photo of Paula Bustos
Time and place: May 9, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Paula Bustos is an Associate Professor at CEMFI. She will present a paper entitled "Structural Transformation, Industrial Specialization, and Endogenous Growth", co-authored by Juan Manuel Castro Vincenzi, Joan Monras, and Jacopo Ponticelli.

Photo: VATT
Time and place: May 7, 2019 11:45 AM1:00 PM, Auditoriet, SSB, Akersveien 26

Joint OFS and SSB seminar. Jarkko Harju is a senior researcher at the VATT Institute for Economic Research. Harju’s research is focused on empirical public economics with a particular focus on behavioral responses to income taxes and value added taxes. He will present “Do Payroll Taxes Turn Workers Into Machines?”

Photo of Peter Arcidiacono
Time and place: May 6, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Peter Arcidiacono is a Professor of Economics at Duke University. He will present a paper entitled "Equilibrium Grade Inflation with Implications for Female Interest in STEM Majors", co-authored by Thomas Ahn, Amy Hopson and James Thomas.

Photo of Marc-Andreas Muendler
Time and place: May 3, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Marc-Andreas Muendler is a Professor at University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego). He will present a paper entitled "Tasks, Occupations, and Wage Inequality in an Open Economy", co-authored by S. Becker, H. Egger and M. Koch.

Photo of Anne C. Gielen
Time and place: May 2, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Anne Gielen is an Associate Professor at Erasmus School of Economics, Rotterdam. She will present a paper entitled "Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance", co-authored by Gordon B. Dahl.

Photo of Larry Karp
Time and place: Apr. 25, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Larry Karp is a Professor at University of California, Berkeley. He will present a paper entitled "Sober optimism and the formation of international environmental agreements", co-authored by Hiroaki Sakamoto.

Photo of Juan Carlos Suarez Serrato
Time and place: Apr. 12, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato is an Assistant Professor at Duke University. He will present a paper entitled "Tax Policy and Lumpy Investment Behavior: Evidence from China's VAT Reform", co-authored by Zhao Chen, Xian Jiang, Zhikuo Liu, and Daniel Yi Xu.

Photo of Martin Eckhoff Andresen
Time and place: Apr. 11, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Martin E. Andresen is a research economist at Statistics Norway. He will present a paper entitled "What Causes the Child Penalty? Evidence from Same Sex Couples and Policy Reforms", co-authored by Emily Nix.

Photo of Alessandro Sforza
Time and place: Apr. 8, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Alessandro Sforza is an Assistant Professor at University of Bologna. He will present a paper entitled "Shocks and the organisation of the firm: who pays the bill?".

Photo of Thierry Mayer
Time and place: Apr. 4, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Thierry Mayer is a Professor at Sciences Po. He will present a paper entitled "Poor Substitutes? Counterfactual methods in IO and Trade compared", co-authored by Keith Head.

Photo of Tommaso Valletti
Time and place: Apr. 1, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Tommaso Valletti is the Chief Competition Economist at the European Commission. He will present a paper entitled "Trends in market concentration and market power".

Time and place: Mar. 29, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Benjamin B. Lockwood  is an Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at Wharton, University of Pennsylvania. He will present a paper entitled "Regressive Sin Taxes, with an Application to the Optimal Soda Tax" co-authored with Hunt Allcott, and Dmitry Taubinsky.

Photo of Christopher Walters
Time and place: Mar. 28, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Christopher Walters is an Associate Professor at University of California, Berkeley. He will present a paper entitled "Monitoring discrimination with experimental audits: some possibility results" co-authored with Patrick Kline.

Photo of Gerard Roland
Time and place: Mar. 25, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Gerard Roland is a Morris Cox Professor of Economics at the University of California Berkeley. He will present a paper entitled "The deep historical roots of modern culture: a comparative perspective".

Photo of Leeat Yariv
Time and place: Mar. 21, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Leeat Yariv is a Professor at Princeton University. She will present a paper entitled "Optimal Dynamic Matching" co-authored by Mariagiovanna Baccara and  SangMok Lee.

Photo of Ludwig Straub
Time and place: Mar. 15, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Ludwig Straub is a post-doctoral fellow in economics at Harvard. He will present a paper entitled "Investment, heterogeneity, inattention".