Research events

Upcoming 5 days

today Dec.
Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Abels utsikt, 12th floor, Niels Henrik Abels house

Francesca R. Jensenius is the winner of the Nils Klim Prize 2018. In this seminar she presents from her most recent research, a forthcoming book about micro-level voting patterns in India.

Photo of Isaac Sorkin.
Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Isaac Sorkin is an Assistant Professor at Stanford University. He will present a paper entitled "Bartik Instruments: What, When, Why and How" co-authored by Paul Goldsmith-Pinkham and Henry Swift.

Group of people carrying the body in a burial march.
Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Oslo Metropolitan University, Pilestredet 46: Athene 2

The seminar will discuss three recently published books which deal with challenging questions of identity and belonging, as well as terrorism.

11 Dec.
Time and place: Dec. 11, 2018 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Room 847, Eilert Sundts building

Title: Petitions and the electoral mobilization of women.

Time and place: Dec. 11, 2018 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Johan P. Olsen Room

Solveig Aamodt will present the paper 'The non-state that failed as an international leader: Explaining why the EU largely gave up its global climate governance ambitions' at the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 11 December 2018.

12 Dec.
Time and place: Dec. 12, 2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Rom 648, Eilert Sundts hus

Kerry Chance from the University of Bergen's Department of Social Anthropology will join us for a seminar entitled "The Politics of Living in South Africa’s Urban Shacklands".

13 Dec.
Time and place: Dec. 13, 2018 12:00 PM - 11:59 PM, Bygdøy Gjestestuer
Time and place: Dec. 13, 2018 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Auditorium 5, Eilert Sundts hus

We are pleased to invite you to the next Cities & Society seminar.

Kurt Iveson, Associate Professor of Urban Geography at the University of Sydney, will present Crowds, clouds and ‘accumulation by datafication’: further adventures in the commodification of everyday urban life.

Plus panel discussion: See below for details

14 Dec.
Photo of Michael Best.
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.

Further upcoming events

Time and place: Dec. 18, 2018 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Room 847, Eilert Sundts building

Title: Policy advisory systems and the politicization of the permanent bureaucracy: A comparison of Denmark and Norway.

Time and place: Feb. 5, 2019 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Johan P. Olsen Room

Claudio Radaelli presents paper 'Don't think it is a good idea! A critical analysis of the "ideas school"' on 5 February 2019 at ARENA.

Time and place: Feb. 27, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Christopher Wright, Senior lecturer in the Department of Anthropology, Goldsmiths, University of London.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Time: Mar. 1, 2019

OFS seminar. Dr. Philipp Eisenhauer is an economist studying the economics and econometrics of human capital investments at the University of Bonn.

Time and place: Mar. 25, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Paul Hockings, Professor emeritus of anthropology at the University of Illinois Chicago.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!