Guest lectures and seminars

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Time and place: Dec. 9, 2021 12:00 PM12:00 PM, Europarettens møterom & Zoom

European Law Lunch with Craig Parsons, Professor of Political Science at University of Oregon and Senior Researcher at ARENA

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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".

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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".

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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?"

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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".

Lisa Norrgren
Time and place: Nov. 22, 2021 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Digital seminar in Zoom

Department seminar. Lisa Norrgren is a PhD student at University of Gothenburg. She will present the paper: "Time Preferences, Illness, and Death".

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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".

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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".

James Robinson
Time and place: Nov. 15, 2021 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Sognsveien 77B, room 212

Department seminar. James Robinson is Professor of Government at University of Chicago. He will present the paper: "The Economic Effects of the English Parliamentary Enclosures".

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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: 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. 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".

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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".