Guest lectures and seminars

Upcoming

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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"

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Time and place: Nov. 11, 2021 6:00 PM7:30 PM, Wergeland, House of Literature

Adam Bodnar, former Polish Ombudsman for Citizen Rights, will hold the 2021 ARENA lecture on 11 November.

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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".

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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".

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Time and place: Oct. 11, 2021 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Guido Tabellini is Professor of Economics at Bocconi University. He will present the paper: Economic Shocks and Populism: The Political Implications of Reference-Dependent Preferences (with Fausto Panunzi and Nicola Pavoni)

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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".

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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"

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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).

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Time and place: Sep. 9, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Sognsveien 77, room 212

Department seminar. Edwin Leuven is Professor at the Department of Economics, UiO. He will present the paper: Sorting, Screening and College Admission

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Time and place: Aug. 20, 2021 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Magnus Eliasson Stubhaug is Doctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Economics, UiO. He will present the paper: The causal effect of parental wealth on child wealth.

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Time and place: June 23, 2021 2:00 PM3:15 PM, Zoom

OFS is inviting Joel Slemrod and Michael Keen to talk about their new book on tax history.

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Time and place: June 17, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Dave Donaldson is Professor of Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He will present the paper: "Imports, Exports, and Earnings Inequality: Measures of Exposure and Estimates of Incidence".

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Time and place: June 11, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. David Weil is Professor of Economics at Brown University. He will present the paper: "Quality-Adjusted Population Density".

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Time and place: June 10, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Andrea Prat is Professor of Economics at Columbia University. He will present the paper: "Is Journalistic Truth Dead? Measuring How Informed Voters Are about Political News".

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Time and place: June 3, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Virgiliu Midrigan is William R. Berkley Term Professor of Economics And Business at NYU. He will present the paper "Efficient Redistribution".

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Time and place: May 27, 2021 3:15 PM4:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Doireann Fitzgerald is a Senior Research Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. She will present the paper "How Do Firms Build Market Share?" (joint with David Argente, Sara Moreira and Anthony Priolo).

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Time and place: May 6, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. David Lagakos is an associate professor of economics at Boston University  He will present the paper "Why are Average Hours Worked Lower in Richer Countries?".

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Time and place: Apr. 30, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Wolfgang Pesendorfer is a Professor of Economics at Princeton University. He will present the paper Lindahl Equilibrium as a Collective Choice Rule. 

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Time and place: Apr. 22, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Jesse Bruhn is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Brown University. He will present the paper Competition in the Black Market: Estimating the Causal Effect of Gangs in Chicago.

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Time and place: Apr. 15, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Morten Bennedsen is the Niels Bohr Professor at the University of Copenhagen and the André and Rosalie Hoffmann Chaired Professor of Family Enterprise at INSEAD. He will present the paper: Value-Based Leadership.

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Time and place: Apr. 8, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Hannes Malmberg is an Assistant Professor at the University of Minnesota, Department of Economics. He will present the paper: The Missing Middle Managers: Labor Costs, Firm Structure, and Development (joint with Jonas Hjort and Todd Schoellman).

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Time and place: Mar. 25, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Nitya Pandalai-Nayar is an Assistant Professor at UT Austin, Department of Economics. She will present the paper: "Globalization, Structural Change, and International Comovement" (joint with Barth Bonadio, Zhen Huo and Andrei Levchenko).

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Time and place: Mar. 15, 2021 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

ESOP seminar. Meredith Crowley is Reader in International Economics at the Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge. She will present the paper: "Dominant Currency Dynamics: Evidence on dollar-invoicing from UK exporters" (joint with Lu Han and Minkyu Son).

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Time and place: Mar. 11, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Corina Boar is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at New York University.  She will present the paper: "Markups and Inequality" (joint with Virgiliu Midrigan).

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Time and place: Mar. 5, 2021 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Vegard Sjurseike Wiborg is a Doctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Economics, UiO. He will present the paper: "Endogenous Gender Segregation"