Previous events

Photo of David Silver
Time and place: Aug. 17, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department 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".

Photo of Raquel Fernández.
Time and place: Aug. 17, 2018 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, Room ES1047, Eilert Sundts Hus, Blindern

This year's Raquel Fernández Workshop is devoted to the subject of change. Raquel Fernández will present ‘’Cultural Change’’.

Photo of John Eric Humphries
Time and place: Aug. 16, 2018 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. John Eric Humphries is an Assistant Professor at Yale University. He will present a paper entitled "Does eviction cause poverty? Quasi-experimental evidence from Cook County, IL", co-authored by Nicholas Mader, Daniel Tannenbaum, and Winnie van Dijk.

Time and place: Aug. 1, 2018 9:00 AM - Aug. 3, 2018 5:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, University of Oslo, Blindern

Welcome to the 24th Nordic Conference for the Sociology of Religion 2018. 

PLEASE NOTE that the City of Oslo has invited all conference participants to a welcome reception in Oslo City Hall on the evening of July 31st.

Time and place: July 6, 2018, Venice (Italy)

June, 30- July, 6

The School is organized with the support of the Oslo Center for Research on Environmentally Friendly Energy (CREE) and UiO Energy, University of Oslo.

Photo of Tibor Besedes
Time and place: June 22, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Tibor Besedes is an Associate Professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He will present a paper entitled "Trade Integration and the Fragility of Trade Relationships: Theory and Empirics", co-authored by Juan Moreno-Cruz and Volker Nitsch.

Time and place: June 21, 2018 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, auditorium 1

The Department of Economics invites you to a celebration of the master's students handing in their thesis autumn 2017 or spring 2018.

Photo of Arnaud Costinot
Time and place: June 21, 2018 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Arnaud Costinot is a Professor at MIT. He will present a paper entitled "Robots, Trade, and Luddism", co-authored by Iván Werning.

Photo of Helmut Rainer
Time and place: June 18, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Helmut Rainer is a Professor of Economics at the University of Munich. He will present a paper entitled "More Opportunity, More Cooperation? The Behavioral Effects of Birthright Citizenship on Immigrant Youth", co-authored by Christina Felfe, Martin Kocher, Judith Saurer and Thomas Siedler.

Photo of Nicolai Ellingsen
Time and place: June 15, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Nicolai Ellingsen is a PhD candidate at UiO. He will present a paper entitled "Lumpy investment and capital misallocation".

Time and place: June 15, 2018 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Room 830, Eilert Sundt's Building
Photo of Helene Onshuus
Time and place: June 14, 2018 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Helene Onshuus is a PhD candidate at UiO. She will present a paper entitled "Does High Leverage Amplify Consumption Response to Income changes?", co-authored by Andreas Fagereng and Kjersti Næss Torstensen.

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: June 13, 2018 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud 5

NHH and UiO are organizing a workshop on policies against tropical deforestation. 

The workshop is held at the Social Science building of the University of Oslo, Auditorium 5, see map

Register at NHHs event page.

Time and place: June 12, 2018 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Johan P. Olsen Room

At the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 12 June 2018, Paul Blokker will discuss his paper 'Transnational European movements and constitutional claims'.

Photo of Vasiliki Skreta
Time and place: June 11, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Vasiliki Skreta is a Professor at University College London. She will present a paper entitled "Mechanism Design with Limited Commitment: An Information Design Approach", co-authored by Laura Doval.

Time and place: June 8, 2018 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Room 830, Eilert Sundt's Building
Photo of Jacques Miniane
Time and place: June 8, 2018 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM, Auditorium 2, Eilert Sundts hus, blokk A, SV

Public lecture with the IMF mission chief for Norway, Jacques Miniane.

Time and place: June 6, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Mandana Limbert, Associate Professor at Department of Anthropology, Queens College, CUNY, New York.

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

Time and place: June 6, 2018 1:00 PM - June 8, 2018 3:00 PM, Campus de la Ciutadella, Mercè Rodoreda Building 24.S18 - Polivalent

The education and research network on EU foreign policy, NORTIA, will hold its first network conference in Barcelona on 6-8 June.

Time and place: June 6, 2018 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Hotell Gabelshus
Children's faces
Time and place: June 5, 2018 8:15 AM - 2:00 PM, Tøyen Hovedgård, Botanical Gardens, Oslo

What are the special risks and needs of Children Born of War (CBOW)?

Time and place: June 4, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern campus

Dr. Jochen Markard will hold a talk reflecting on the emerging research topics in the field of energy transition studies.

Photo of Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
Time and place: June 4, 2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas is the S.K. and Angela Chan Professor of Global Management at the University of California, Berkeley. He will present a paper entitled "The Economics of Sovereign Debt, Bailouts and the Eurozone Crisis", co-authored by Philippe Martin and Todd Messer.

Photo of Joseph Doyle
Time and place: June 1, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Joseph Doyle is the Erwin H. Schell Associate Professor of Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management. He will present a paper entitled "Measuring Physician Quality: Evidence from Physician Availability".