Guest lectures and seminars - Page 9

Time and place: Dec. 12, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. The title of the seminar is "High performance computing resources at UiO", and will include short presentations by USIT and Morten Hjorth-Jensen, as well as a Q&A session.

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM, Eilert Sundts Hus, meeting room 450

Thomas Lemke visits the Little Tools Project for a seminar on new materialism in social and political theory, discussing Jane Bennett's vitalist notion of 'enchanted materialism'.

Time and place: Dec. 5, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Rita Ginja is Assistant Professor at University of Uppsala. She will present paper entitled "Non-Contributory Health Insurance and Household Labor Supply: Evidence from Mexico".

Time and place: Dec. 1, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Adam Szeidl is Professor of Economics at Central European University. He will present the paper "Interfirm Relationships and Business Performance" written jointly with Jing Cai.

Time and place: Nov. 30, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundts building

Seminar With Andrew Stirling.

Time and place: Nov. 28, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Martin Eckhoff Andresen is PhD Student at UiO. He will present a paper entitled "Child care for all? Treatment effects on test scores under essential heterogeneity".

Debraj Ray
Time and place: Nov. 25, 2016 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern
Nezih Guner
Time and place: Nov. 24, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Nezih Guner is Adjunct Professor at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. He will present a paper entitled "Child-Related Transfers, Household Labor Supply and Welfare", written jointly with Remzi Kaygusuz and Gustavo Ventura.

Debraj Ray
Time and place: Nov. 22, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern
Time and place: Nov. 21, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Møterom 551

Working title of the thesis: Pursuing green growth: The role of innovation and policy. The case of East Asia

Time and place: Nov. 21, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Debraj Ray is Silver Professor, Faculty of Arts and Science, and Professor of Economics at New York University. He will present a paper entitled "Noisy Agents", written jointly with Francisco Espinosa.

Time and place: Nov. 18, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Staff lunch seminar. Siv-Elisabeth Skjelbred is PhD-student at UiO. She will present a paper entitled "Luck, merit and inequality acceptance".

Time and place: Nov. 17, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Juuso Valimaki is Professor of Economics at Aalto University. He will present a paper entitled "Affiliated All-Pay Auctions", written jointly with Chang-Koo Chi, Pauli Murto.

Time and place: Nov. 15, 2016 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM, Harnack-Haus - The Conference Venue of the Max Planck Society, Berlin
Time and place: Nov. 14, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Rocío Titiunik is James Orin Murfin Associate Professor at the University of Michigan. She will present the paper "The Curse of Incumbency in Weak Party Systems: Evidence from Latin America", written jointly with Marko Klasnja.

Time and place: Nov. 10, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Torfinn Harding is Associate Professor at NHH. He will present a paper entitled "The Effects of Land Use Regulation on Deforestation: Evidence from the Brazilian Amazon", written jointly with Liana O. Anderson, Samantha De Martino, Karlygash Kuralbayeva and Andre Lima.

Time and place: Nov. 8, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Eilert Sundt Building, Room 830, 8th floor

Professor Piergiuseppe Morone will talk about transitioning to a bio-based economy which involves more than just technological changes, but also big societal and institutional changes as much as the development of radically new technologies.

Karine Nyborg, Beate Sjåfjell, Kalle Moene
Time and place: Nov. 3, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Auditorium 7, Eilert Sundts hus, blokk A
Time and place: Nov. 3, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Mikael Lindahl is Professor of Economics at the University of Gothenburg. He will present the paper "Dynastic Human Capital, Inequality and Intergenerational Mobility".

Time and place: Nov. 2, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt building

Dr Sarah Blacker will talk about how collaborative studies can enable the public to identify matters of concern and to participate in the research process in the case of contamination affecting Indigenous First Nations communities located near an oil extraction site in Canada. 

Time and place: Oct. 31, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Sang Yoon (Tim) Lee is Assistant Professor of Economics at Toulouse School of Economics. He will present the paper "Task-Specific Technological Change in a Multi-Sector Economy", written jointly with Yongseok Shin.

Time and place: Oct. 28, 2016 9:15 AM - 3:30 PM, Auditorium 2, Georg Sverdrups Building (University Library)

ESOP organises a workshop on learning in social situations as part of a two-day event marking the end of the centre's CoE-period.

Time and place: Oct. 27, 2016 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Toghallen, Nobel Peace Center, Brynjulf Bulls plass 1

How can we break the vicious cycle of increasing inequality and social unrest in the world today? Is there a future for society models with low inequality and high productivity?

Time and place: Oct. 27, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Kalina B. Manova is Associate Professor at the University of Oxford. She will present the paper " Managing Trade: Evidence from China and the US ", written jointly with Nick Bloom, John van Reenen, Stephen Sun and Zhihong Yu.

Time and place: Oct. 20, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Pietro Tebaldi is Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. He will present the paper "Estimating Equilibrium in Health Insurance Exchanges: Price Competition and Subsidy Design under the ACA".