Guest lectures and seminars - Page 6

Photo of Francois Maniquet
Time and place: Sep. 21, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. François Maniquet is a professor at Université Catholique de Louvain. He will present a paper entitled "Preference Responsibility vs Poverty Reduction in the Taxation of Labor Incomes", co-authored by Lancelot Henry de Frahan.

Photo of Lore Vandewalle
Time and place: Sep. 18, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Lore Vandewalle is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. She will present a paper entitled "Identities and Public Policies: Unintended Effects of Political Reservations for Women in India", co-authored by Guilhem Cassan.

Photo of Bryan S. Graham
Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Bryan S. Graham is an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley. He will present a paper entitled "Homophily and transitivity in dynamic network formation".

Photo of Eliana La Ferrara
Time and place: Sep. 8, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Eliana La Ferrara is a Professor of Economics at Bocconi University. She will present a paper entitled "The political economy of enforcing program conditions: Evidence from Brazil", co-authored by Fernanda Brollo, and Katja Kaufmann.

Photo of Claudio Michelacci
Time and place: Sep. 7, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Claudio Michelacci is the Bajola Parisani Professor at the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance. He will present a paper entitled "Ambiguous Policy Announcements", co-authored by Luigi Paciello.

Time and place: Sep. 6, 2017 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Professor Adrian Smith and Dr. Cian O'Donovan from the University of Sussex, SPRU, will give a talk on the appropriation of digital design and fabrication technologies in non-industrial settings at the TIK centre on September 6th.

Photo of Luigi Pistaferri
Time and place: Aug. 31, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Luigi Pistaferri is a Professor of Economics at Stanford University. He will present a paper entitled "Heterogeneity and Persistence in Returns to Wealth", co-authored by Andreas Fagereng, Luigi Guiso, and Davide Malacrino.

Photo of Jonathan Heathcote
Time and place: Aug. 30, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Staff seminar. Jonathan Heathcote is a monetary advisor in the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. He will present a paper entitled "Wealth and Volatility", co-authored by Fabrizio Perri.

Photo of Gordon B. Dahl
Time and place: Aug. 28, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Gordon B. Dahl is a Professor of Economics at the University of California, San Diego. He will present a paper entitled "Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance", co-authored by Anne C. Gielen.

Photo of Matthew Ntowidigdo
Time and place: Aug. 25, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Matthew Notowidigdo is an Associate Professor of Economics at Northwestern University. He will present a paper entitled "Quantifying the Welfare Gains from Variety: A Sufficient Statistics Approach", co-authored by Kory Kroft, Jean-William P. Laliberté, and René Leal-Vizcaíno.

Photo of Fabian Lange
Time and place: Aug. 24, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Fabian Lange is an Associate Professor of Economics at McGill University. He will present a paper entitled "Supervisors and Performance Management Systems", co-authored by Anders Frederiksen, and Lisa B. Kahn.

Photo of Swati Dhingra
Time and place: Aug. 21, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Swati Dhingra is an Assistant Professor at LSE. She will present a paper entitled "Piggy-back exporting, intermediation, and the gains from trade to small farmers in developing economies", co-authored by Silvana Tenreyro.

Photo of Ingvil Gaarder
Time and place: Aug. 18, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

OFS seminar. Ingvil Gaarder is an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. She will present a paper entitled "Incidence and Distributional Effects of Value Added Taxes".

Photo of Diego Restuccia
Time and place: Aug. 17, 2017 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Diego Restuccia is a Professor of Economics at the University of Toronto. He will present a paper entitled "Misallocation, Selection and Productivity: A Quantitative Analysis with Panel Data from China", co-authored by Tasso Adamopoulos, Loren Brandt, and Jessica Leight.

Photo of Matteo Alpino
Time and place: June 23, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Matteo Alpino is a Ph.D Candidate at UiO. He will present a paper entitled "On the electoral effectiveness of pre-election policy promises".

Time and place: June 19, 2017 12:00 PM - June 20, 2017 2:30 PM, Auditorium 2, Georg Sverdrups Building (University Library)

GIWeS is organizing a NORFACE WSF (Welfare State Futures) thematic workshop on inequality and welfare states.

Photo of Gisle Natvik
Time and place: June 15, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 529, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Gisle Natvik is an Associate Professor at BI. He will present a paper entitled "MPC heterogeneity and household balance sheets", co-authored by Andreas Fagereng, and Martin B. Holm.

Photo of Isabelle Mejean
Time and place: June 8, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Isabelle Mejean is an Associate Professor at École Polytechnique. She will present a paper entitled "Volatility in the Small and in the Large: The Lack of Diversification in International Trade", co-authored by Francis Kramarz, and Julien Martin.

Photo of Eliana La Ferrara
Time and place: June 2, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Eliana La Ferrara is a Professor of Economics at Bocconi University. She will present a paper entitled "The entertaining way to behavioral change", co-authored by Abhijit Banerjee, and Victor Orozco.

Photo of Johannes Hörner
Time and place: June 1, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Johannes Hörner is the Alfred Cowles Professor of Economics at Yale. He will present a paper entitled "Motivational Ratings", co-authored by Nicolas S. Lambert.

Botond Kőszegi
Time and place: May 29, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Botond Kőszegi is a Professor at the Central European University. He will present a paper entitled "Browsing versus Studying Offers", co-authored by Paul Heidhues, and Johannes Johnen.

Time and place: May 26, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Staff lunch seminar. Orhan Torul  is an assistant professor at Boğaziçi University. He will present a paper entitled "Intergenerational Educational Mobility in Europe", co-authored by Oğuz Öztunalı.

Time and place: May 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Professor Antonio Botelho will give a talk about Brazilian innovation policy at the TIK centre on May 23rd.

Photo of Erling Barth
Time and place: May 22, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Erling Barth is a researcher at the Institute for Social Research and professor at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "Union Density, Productivity and Wages", co-authored by Alex Bryson and Harald Dale-Olsen.

Photo of Indraneel Chakraborty
Time and place: May 19, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Indraneel Chakraborty is Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of Miami. He will present a paper entitled "Monetary Stimulus and Bank Lending", co-authored by Itay Goldstein and Andrew MacKinlay.