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A photograph of Christopher Costello.
Time and place: May 23, 2022 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

Department seminar. Christopher Costello is a professor of Environmental and Resource Economics at the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, UC Santa Barbara. He will present the paper: "Grandfathering with Anticipation".

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Time and place: May 12, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

Department seminar. Eliana La Ferrara is a Professor of Economics at Bocconi University. She will present the paper: "The nerds, the cool and the central. Peer education and teen pregnancy in Brazil".

A photograph of Antoine Bommier
Time and place: May 9, 2022 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

Department seminar. Antoine Bommier is a Professor and Chair of Integrative Risk Management and Economic at ETH Zürich. He will present the paper: "Disagreement Aversion".

A photograph of Carolina Arteaga
Time and place: May 5, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

Department seminar. Carolina Arteaga is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Toronto. She will present the paper: "A Manufactured Tragedy: The Origins and Deep Ripples of the Opioid Epidemic" (written with Victoria Barone).

A photograph of Lucas Bretschger.
Time and place: Apr. 28, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

Department seminar. Lucas Bretschger is a professor at Department of Management, Technology, and Economics at ETH Zürich. He will present the paper: “The Great Divide: Environmental Migration as a Response to Climate Change and Policy in North and South”.

A photograph of Cristina Gualdani
Time and place: Apr. 7, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

Department seminar. Cristina Gualdani is an Assistant Professor in Economics at Queen Mary University of London, School of Economics and Finance. She will present the paper: "Price Competition and Endogenous Product Choice in Networks: Evidence from the US Airline Industry".

A photograph of Till Requate
Time and place: Apr. 4, 2022 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

ESOP seminar. Till Requate is a professor for innovation economics, competition policy, and new institutional economics at Kiel University. He will present the paper: "Optimal network structure under expected technological change".

A photograph of Thomas Buser.
Time and place: Mar. 31, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

Department seminar. Thomas Buser is a Professor of Behavioral Applied Microeconomics at the University of Amsterdam and a research fellow at the Tinbergen Institute. He will present the paper: "Using genes to explore the effects of cognitive and non-cognitive skills on education and labor market outcomes" (written with Rafael Ahlskog, Magnus Johannesson, Philipp Koellinger and Sven Oskarsson).

Photo of Andrea Schneider
Time and place: Mar. 24, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77, room 212

Department seminar. Andrea Schneider is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Jönköping International Business School. She will present the paper: "Regulating the Sharing Economy: The Impact of Home-Sharing Ordinances on Commercial Airbnb Activity".

A photograph of Rema Hanna
Time and place: Mar. 14, 2022 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212) and Zoom

ESOP seminar. Rema Hanna is the Jeffrey Cheah Professor of South-East Asia Studies and Chair of the International Development Area at the Harvard Kennedy School. She will present: "Social Protection in Developing Countries: Lessons from Indonesia".

A photograph of Anders Akerman
Time and place: Mar. 10, 2022 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

Department seminar. Anders Akerman is an Associate Professor at the University of Stavanger Business School. He will present the paper "Economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and fast vs efficient policy in Sweden" (joint with Karolina Ekholm, Torsten Persson, and Oskar N. Skans).

A photograph of Maxwell Kellogg
Time and place: Mar. 3, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B (room 212)

Department seminar. Maxwell Kellogg is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Retirement and Disability Research at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and will be joining the Economics Department at the University of Oslo as an Assistant Professor in the Fall of 2022. He will present the paper: "Household Self-Insurance and the Value of Disability Insurance in the United States".

Photo of Isabela Manelici
Time and place: Dec. 9, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Isabela Manelici is Assistant Professor of Economics at London School of Economics. She will present the paper: "Responsible Sourcing? Theory and Evidence from Costa Rica".

Photo of Ragnar Juelsrud
Time and place: Dec. 3, 2021 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Sognsveien 77, room 212

Department seminar. Ragnar Juelsrud is Senior Research Economist at Norges Bank. He will present the paper: "Granular credit risk".

Photo of Torje Hegna
Time and place: Nov. 26, 2021 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Sognsveien 77, room 212

UPDATED. Department seminar. Torje Hegna is a Doctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Economics, UiO. He will present the paper: "How do Firms Respond to Cash Windfalls?"

Photo of Dávid Krisztián Nagy
Time and place: Nov. 25, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77, room 212

Department seminar. Dávid Krisztián Nagy is CREi Junior Researcher and UPF Adjunct Professor and Barcelona School of Economics Affiliated Professor. He will present the paper: "The Death and Life of Great British Cities".

Photo of Tyra Merker
Time and place: Nov. 19, 2021 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Tyra Merker is a PhD student at the Department of Economics, University of Oslo . She will present the paper: "Explaining Uniform Pricing in Retail Markets – The Role of Consumer Self-Sorting".

Photo of Esther Bøler
Time and place: Nov. 18, 2021 2:15 PMOct. 18, 2021 3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77, room 212

Department seminar. Esther Bøler is Assistant Professor of Economics at Imperial College London. She will present the paper "Strapped for Cash:The Role of Financial Constraints for Innovating Firms".

Photo of Josef Sigurdsson
Time and place: Nov. 11, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B, room 212

Department seminar. Josef Sigurdsson is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Stockholm University. He will present the paper: "Transitory Earnings Opportunities and Educational Scarring of Young Men"

Photo of Henry Overman
Time and place: Nov. 4, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77, room 212

Department seminar. Henry Overman is Professor of Economic Geography at LSE. He will present the paper: "Selling more, but only for a while: Evidence from the largest business support RCT in the UK".

Photo of Francesco Agostinelli
Time and place: Oct. 21, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Francesco Agostinelli is an Assistant Professor at the Economics Department at University of Pennsylvania. He will present the paper: "On the Spatial Determinants of Educational Access".

Photo of Anders Humlum
Time and place: Oct. 14, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Anders Humlum is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Becker Friedman Institute, University of Chicago. He will present the paper: "Retraining Subsidies".

Photo of Jianjun Miao
Time and place: Sep. 30, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Jianjun Miao is Professor of Economics at Boston University. He will present the paper: "Fiscal and Monetary Policy Interactions in a Model with Low Interest Rates".

Photo of Sydney C. Ludvigson
Time and place: Sep. 23, 2021 3:00 PM4:15 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Sydney C. Ludvigson is Professor of Economics at New York University. She will present the paper: "How the Wealth Was Won: Factor Shares as Market Fundamentals"

Photo of Luigi Pistaferri
Time and place: Sep. 16, 2021 5:00 PM6:15 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Luigi Pistaferri is Professor of Economics, Stanford University. He will present the paper: "Assortative Mating and Wealth Inequality" (with Fagereng and Guiso).