2018

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Photo of Michael Best.
Time and place: Dec. 14, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 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.

Photo of Ralph Winkler.
Time and place: Dec. 6, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Ralph Winkler is a Professor at the University of Bern. He will present a paper entitled "Incentives for Technology Investments in International Climate Policy".

Photo of David Myatt.
Time and place: Nov. 29, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. David Myatt is a Professor of Economics at the London Business School. He will present a paper entitled "Advertising, List Prices, and Discounts in a Robust Clearinghouse Model of Sales" co-authored by David Ronayne.

Photo of Fulvio Castellacci.
Time and place: Nov. 23, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Fulvio Castellacci is the director of the TIK Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "Internet Use and the U-shaped relationship between Age and Well-being" co-authored by Henrik Schwabe.

Photo of Chang-Koo Chi.
Time and place: Nov. 22, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Chang-Koo Chi is a Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics at Norwegian School of Economics (NHH). He will present a paper entitled "Relational Incentive Contracts and  performance Measurement" co-authored by Trond E. Olsen.

Photo of Stéphane Zuber.
Time and place: Nov. 16, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Stéphane Zuber is a researcher at CNRS and the Paris School of Economics. He will present a paper entitled "Integrated assessment of climate and population change: A first pass" co-authored by Antonin Pottier, Marc Fleurbaey, and Aurélie Méjean.

Photo of Lorenzo Caliendo.
Time and place: Nov. 15, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Lorenzo Caliendo is a Professor of Economics at the Yale University School of Management. He will present a paper entitled "Distortions and the Structure of the World Economy" co-authored by Fernando Parro and Aleh Tsyvinski.

Photo of Federica Coelli.
Time and place: Nov. 9, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Federica Coelli is a researcher at UiO . She will present a paper entitled "Trade policy uncertainty and innovation: evidence from China".

Photo of Balázs Szentes.
Time and place: Nov. 8, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Balázs Szentes is a Professor at the London School of Economics. He will present a paper entitled "Optimal Monitoring Design" co-authored by George Georgiadis.

Photo of Caroline Paunov.
Time and place: Nov. 7, 2018 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Caroline Paunov is Senior Economist and Head of Secretariat for the OECD Working Party on Innovation and Technology Policy (TIP) at the Directorate for Science, Technology, and Innovation of the OECD. She will present a paper entitled "The economic impact of the digital transformation".

Photo of Tony Smith.
Time and place: Nov. 2, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Tony Smith is a Professor of Economics at Yale University.  He will present a paper entitled "The Historical Evolution of the Wealth-Distribution: A Quantitative-Theoretic Investigation", co-authored by Joachim Hubmer and Per Krusell.

Photo of Jakob Munch.
Time and place: Nov. 1, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 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 PM1:45 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 PM3:30 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.

Photo of Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis
Time and place: Oct. 18, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis is an Assistant Professor at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. He will present a combination of two papers entitled "Labor Share Decline and Intellectual Property Products Capital" co-authored by Dongya Koh and Yu Zheng, and "Growth Facts with Intellectual Property Products: An Exploration of 31 OECD New National Accounts" co-authored by Sangmin Aum and Dongya Koh. 

Photo of Fadinger.
Time and place: Oct. 11, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Harald Fadinger is an Associate Professor of International Economics at the University of Mannheim. He will present a paper entitled "The Real Exchange Rate, Innovation and Productivity: Regional Heterogeneity, Asymmetries and Hysteresis", co-authored by Laura Alfaro, Alejandro Cuñat and Yanping Liu.

Photo of Arash Nekoei.
Time and place: Oct. 4, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Arash Nekoei is an Assistant Professor at the Institute for International Economics at Stockholm University. He will present a paper entitled "How do Inheritances Shape Wealth Inequality? Theory and Evidence from Sweden", co-authored by David Seim.

Photo of John Broome.
Time and place: Sep. 28, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. John Broome is Emeritus White's Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Oxford. He will hold a presentation on "Separability, discounting and population ethics". 

Photo of Sang Yoon (Tim) Lee
Time and place: Sep. 27, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Sang Yoon (Tim) Lee is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Toulouse School of Economics. He will present a paper entitled "Labor (Mis)Allocation and Development: Evidence from East Germany".

Photo of Alessandra Fogli
Time and place: Sep. 20, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Alessandra Fogli is Senior Research Economist and Assistant Director,Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. She will present a paper entitled "The End of the American Dream? Inequality and Segregation in US cities", co-authored by Veronica Guerrieri.

Photo of Julia Cajal Grossi.
Time and place: Sep. 14, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Julia Cajal Grossi is an Assistant Professor at The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. She will present a paper entitled "International Buyers and Firm Performance", co-authored by Rocco Macchiavello and Guillermo Noguera.

Photo of Felix Tintelnot
Time and place: Sep. 13, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 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 Peter Cramton
Time and place: Sep. 6, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Peter Cramton is a Professor at the University of Cologne.

Photo of Mark Aguiar.
Time and place: Aug. 30, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Mark Aguiar is the Walker Professor of Economics and International Finance at Princeton University. He will present a paper entitled "Leisure Luxuries and the Labor Supply of Young Men", co-authored by Mark Bils, Kerwin Kofi Charles and Erik Hurst.

Time and place: Aug. 24, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 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