Guest lectures and seminars - Page 8

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, University of Oslo, Blindern campus, Eilert Sundts hus, 4th floor, room 450

FNI, NIFU and TIK invite to a seminar on the EU Bioeconomy Strategy and EU biofuels policies. How have these policies developed over time? Who are the main policy actors and what are the main conflicts and challenges ahead? How do these EU policies play into the Norwegian Government’s recently adopted Bioeconomy Strategy?

Tomas Kåberger is professor in Energy and Environment at Chalmers Unviersity.

Jaroslav Borovička
Time and place: Mar. 13, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Jaroslav Borovička is an Assistant Professor of Economics at New York University. He will present a paper entitled "Identifying ambiguity shocks in business cycle models using survey data", co-authored by Anmol Bhandri and Paul Ho.

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Time and place: Mar. 9, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Eva Mörk is a Professor in Economics at Uppsala University. She will present a paper entitled "Childcare - a safety net for children?", co-authored by Aino-Maia Aalto, Anna Sjögren, and Helena Svaleryd.

Time and place: Mar. 8, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM, Eiler Sundt Building, room 551 (5th floor)

Florian Kern from SPRU will give a talk about the issue of the “protective space” for niche innovations. During his talk he’ll draw on 6 low carbon innovation case studies from the UK and Netherlands.

Rohini Pande
Time and place: Mar. 6, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Rohini Pande is the Mohammed Kamal Professor of Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School. She will present a paper entitled "E-governance, Accountability, and Leakage in Public Programs: Experimental Evidence from a Financial Management Reform in India", co-authored by Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, Clement Imbert, and Santhosh Mathew.

Amrish Patel
Time and place: Mar. 2, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Amrish Patel is a Lecturer in Economics at the University of East Anglia. He will present a paper entitled "Co-Financing Agreements and Reciprocity: When 'No Deal' is a Good Deal", written jointly with Dooseok Jang and Martin Dufwenberg.

Manudeep Bhuller
Time and place: Feb. 27, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Manudeep Bhuller is an Associate Professor at the University of Oslo. He will present a paper entitled "Incarceration, recidivism and employment".

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Time and place: Feb. 23, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Lars Ehlers is Professor at the Université de Montréal. He will present a paper entitled "(Il)legal School Choice", written jointly with Thayer Morrill.

Time and place: Feb. 13, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. David Rodina is a PhD candidate at Northwestern University. He will present "Information Design and Career Concerns".

Time and place: Feb. 10, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Andreas Gulyas is a PhD candidate at UCLA. He will present "Identifying Labor Market Sorting with Firm Dynamics".

Time and place: Feb. 9, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Andrew Dickens is a PhD candidate at York University. He will present "Ethnolinguistic Favoritism in African Politics".

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Time and place: Feb. 9, 2017 8:50 AM - Feb. 10, 2017 1:45 PM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

ESOP organises a workshop on "Globalisation, Migration and the Labour Market" in relation to the European Strains research project. 

Time and place: Feb. 7, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Vladimir Tyazhelnikov is a PhD candidate at University of California, Davis. He will present "Production Clusters and Offshoring".

Time and place: Feb. 6, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Spyros Terovitis is PhD candidate at the University of Warwick. He will present "Motivating Information Acquisition Under Delegation".

Time and place: Feb. 3, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Shekhar Tomar is a PhD candidate at Toulouse School of Economics. He will present "Gains from Agricultural Market Reform: Role and Size of Intermediaries".

Time and place: Feb. 2, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Tuomas Laiho is a PhD candidate at Aalto University. He will present the paper "Social learning and monopoly pricing with forward looking buyers", written jointly with Julia Salmi

Time and place: Feb. 1, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Krzysztof Karbownik is postdoctoral research fellow at Northwestern University. He will present the paper "Long-run Consequences of Exposure to Natural Disasters", written jointly with Anthony Wray

Time and place: Jan. 30, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Jeanne Commault is a PhD candidate at Ecole Polytechnique. She will present "How Does Consumption Respond to a Transitory Income Shock? Reconciling Natural Experiments and Structural Estimations".

Time and place: Jan. 27, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Yuan Zi is PhD candidate at Institute for International and Development Studies, Geneva. She will present  "Trade Liberalization and the Great Labor Reallocation".

Time and place: Jan. 26, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Erik Öberg is PhD student at the Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University. He will present "Consumption Dynamics under Time-varying Unemployment Risk", written jointly with Karl Harmenberg.

Time and place: Jan. 24, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Inga Heiland is a PhD student at the University of Munich. She will present "Global Risk Sharing Through Trade in Goods and Assets: Theroy and Evidence".

Time and place: Jan. 23, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Basile Grassi is Research Fellow at Nuffield College, University of Oxford. He will present "IO in I-O: Competition and Volatility in Input - Output Networks".

Time and place: Jan. 20, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Mara P. Squicciarini is postdoctoral fellow at Northwestern University. She will present "Devotion and Development: Religiosity, Education, and Economic Progress in 19th-Century France"

Time and place: Jan. 19, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Björn Wallace is Bye-Fellow at the University of Cambridge. He will present "Government Involvement in the Corporate Governance of Banks", written jointly with Linus Siming.

Time and place: Jan. 17, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Andreas Ravndal Kostøl is researcher at Norges Bank and Statistics Norway. He will present the paper "Mismatch and the Consequence of Job Loss"