06-12-2019 | FRIDAY Seminar: Pauline CORBLET (PhD Candidate Sciences Po) and Edgard DEWITTE (PhD Candidate Sciences Po)
Pauline CORBLET is a PhD Candidate at Sciences Po and is working on a thesis entitled 'A Structural Analysis of Dynamic Matching's Factors on the Labour Market',  supervised by Alfred GALICHON. Pauline CORBLET will be the first speaker to present a paper at the next Friday Seminar on the theme: Cohort Wage Gaps and Multidimensional Matching (link to Abstract, PDF) More about Pauline CORBLET and her research *************************************** Edgard DEWITTE is a PhD Candidate at Sciences Po and a Doctoral Fellow affiliated to the LIEPP. He is working on a thesis entitled "Essays on the Economics of Democracy" under the supervision of Julia Cagé. Edgard DEWITTE will be the second speaker to present a paper, joint with Julia CAGÉ, at the next Friday Seminar on the theme: Why not me? 100 years of political selection and strategic allocation in the UK.  More about Edgard DEWITTE and his research   This is the last Friday Seminar before the holiday season: please join us again March 6th, 2020 !  
09-12-2019 | DEPARTMENTAL Seminar: Mohammad AKBARPOUR (Stanford)
Mohammad AKBARPOUR is Assistant Professor of Economics at the Stanford Graduate School for Business and Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Stanford. Prior to joining Stanford he was a Research Fellow, at the Becker-Friedman Institute of the University of Chicago. He is on leave this semester as a Visiting Professor at Harvard. His research work is on designing market institutions and understanding the role of networks in the economy. Recently, he has been looking at questions related to economic inequality, organ markets, and information diffusion in networks. Mohammad AKBARPOUR will present a paper, joint with Suraj MALLADI and Amin SABERI, at the next Departmental Seminar on the theme: Just a Few Seeds More: Value of Network Information for Diffusion (link to paper) More about Mohammad AKBARPOUR and his research This is the last Departmental Seminar before the holiday season: join us again on January 13th when we will host Johannes ABELER (Oxford).
11-12-2019 | Seminar Banque de France / Sciences Po: Antoine MARTIN (Senior Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York)
The last Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar "Banks and the Financial System: what regulation?" before the holiday season will host Antoine MARTIN (Senior Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York) on the theme: What happened to US money markets in mid-September 2019 ? Banque de France / Sciences Po Research Seminars discuss issues on banking, financial systems and financial regulation. The objective is to confront the approaches and ideas of academics and practitioners. If you would like to attend, please contact Sandrine LE GOFF by email. Seminars are organized by Vivien Levy-Garboua (BNP Paribas), Denis Beau (Sous-Gouverneur, Banque de France), Stéphane GUIBAUD (Professor at Sciences Po).
16-12-2019 | *JOB TALK*: Adrien BILAL
Adrien BILAL is a PhD Candidate in Economics at Princeton University and will present his job market paper on the theme: The Geography of Unemployment (link to paper) Research fields: Primary: Macroeconomics, International Trade Secondary: Economic Geography, Labour, Continuous-Time Methods More about Adrien BILAL and his research  
17-12-2019 | TRADE Seminar Sciences Po / PSE: Eddy BEKKERS (World Trade Organisation)
Eddy BEKKERS is Research Economist at the World Trade Organisation, focusing on quantitative trade modelling. Prior to his present position, he worked for three years as a Postdoctoral researcher at the World Trade Institute primarily on the EU-funded project PRONTO project on nontariff measures. He was also Assistant Professor at the Johannes Kepler University in Linz for six years. He conducts research on a wide range of topics in international trade: firm heterogeneity, gravity modelling, traded goods prices, food price pass through, foreign affiliate sales and trade in services.  Eddy BEKKERS will present a paper at the next Paris Trade Seminar on the theme: Title: TBA More about Eddy BEKKERS and his research This is the last Paris Trade Seminar before the holiday season: join us again on February 4th when we will host Paolo GIORDANI (LUISS Guido Carli)!