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Seminars


23-10-2017 | *UPDATED* Departmental Seminar : Frédéric MALHERBE (London Business School)
Frédéric MALHERBE is Assistant Professor of Economics at the London Business School. He is a CEPR Research Affiliate and member of the Academic Advisory Group, the Bank of England’s One Bank Research Steering Committee (OBRSC). His research focuses on financial intermediation, banking regulation, macroeconomics, and political economy. Frédéric MALHERBE will present a paper, joint with Saleem BAHAJ, at the next Departmental Seminar on the theme: A positive analysis of bank behaviour under capital requirements (link to paper, PDF) More about Frédéric MALHERBE and his research After a short break, the next Departmental Seminar will resume and host Morten RAVN on November 6th.
06-11-2017 | Departmental Seminar : Morten RAVN (UCL)
Morten RAVN is Professor of Economics at the University College London. He is also Co-Director of the Centre for Macroeconomics and CEPR Research Fellow. He Joint Managing Editor of the Economic Journal and Deputy Chairman of the Danmarks Grundforskningsfond (Danish National Research Foundation). He is a macroeconomist. His most recent research has looked at topics such as aggregate demand and idiosyncratic risk, expectations and the crisis, fiscal policy and anticipation effects, deep habits, aggregation, heterogeneity and the real exchange rate, as well as participation choices and macro labor fluctuations. Morten RAVN will present a paper at the next Departmental Seminar on the theme: Title: TBA More about Morten RAVN and his research The next Departmental Seminar will host Joe ALTONJI on November 13th.
07-11-2017 | TRADE Seminar Sciences Po/PSE : Kevin O'ROURKE (Oxford)
Kevin O'ROURKE Kevin O'ROURKE is the Chichele Professor of Economic History at All Souls College Oxford as well as University Academic Fellow. He is a CEPR Research Fellow and Research Associate at NBER as well as as Visiting Professor at University College Dublin and Visiting Research Fellow at Trinity College Dublin. His research lies at the intersection of economic history and international economics. In particular, he has done a lot of work on the history of globalization and deglobalization, and is still working on these themes. He is currently working on interwar trade and trade policy, and is also interested in the relationships between trade and war. Other current projects include a history of economic growth in the 20th century, and quantifying the importance of coal during the industrial revolution. Kevin O'ROURKE will present a paper at the next Paris Trade Seminar on the theme: Title: TBA More about Kevin O'ROURKE and his research The next Paris Trade Seminar will host Kalina MANOVA on November 21st.
10-11-2017 | Friday Seminar : Pierre DESCHAMPS (PhD candidate SciencesPo)
Pierre DESCHAMPS is a PhD Candidate in Economics at SciencesPo. He is currently working on a thesis entitled "Mobility and Public Policy", under the supervision of Etienne WASMER and José DE SOUSA. He is also a Teaching Fellow (ATER) at SciencesPo. His research interests focus primarily on labour economics, discrimination, and migration. Pierre DESCHAMPS will present a paper at the next Friday Seminar on the theme: Homophily and Migration More about Pierre DESCHAMPS and his research  
13-11-2017 | Departmental Seminar : Joseph ALTONJI (Yale University)
Joseph ALTONJI Joseph ALTONJI is Thomas Dewitt Cuyler Professor of Economics and Professor at the Institute for Social and Policy Studies at Yale. He is also a Research Associate at NBER. He is specialized in labor economics and applied econometrics. His interests include labor market fluctuations, labor supply, consumption behavior, the economics of education, economic links among family members, race and gender in the labor market, wage determination, and econometric methods.  His current research focuses on the role of families and schools in inequality, school choice programs, dynamic models of earnings, marriage, and family income, the effects of undergraduate field of study and graduate field of study on labor major outcomes, the costs of college majors, the effects of labor market conditions on recent college graduates, the effects of financial constraints on academic performance in college, and the use of selection on observed variables to address selection on unobserved variables. Joseph ALTONJI will present a paper at the next Departmental Seminar on the theme: Quantifying Family, School, and Location Effects in the Presence of Complementarities and Sorting More about Jospeh ALTONJI and his research The next Departmental Seminar will host Eric FRENCH on November 20th.  
17-11-2017 | Friday Seminar : Lan LAN (PhD candidate TSE)
Lan LAN is a PhD Candidate in Economics at the Toulouse School of Economics. She is currently working on a thesis under the supervision of Thomas CHANEY. Her research interest is focused on Macroeconomics.  Lan LAN will present a paper at the next Friday Seminar on the theme: Title: TBA More about Lan LAN and her research The next Friday Seminar will host Andreea MINEA on November 24th.
20-11-2017 | Departmental Seminar : Eric FRENCH (University College London)
Eric FRENCH Eric FRENCH is a Professor of Economics at University College London, Co-director of the ESRC Centre for the Microeconomic Analysis of Public Policy (Institute for Fiscal Studies), and is a Fellow at the Institute for Fiscal Studies and CEPR. French's research interests include: household behavior over the lifecycle; the impact of government and private pensions on savings and labor supply; the impact of health insurance on medical spending, savings, and labor supply; the impact of disability insurance programs on labor supply; the impact of the minimum wage on employment and spending of minimum wage households; and dynamic structural modelling. Eric FRENCH will present a paper at the next Departmental Seminar on the theme: The Effect of the Affordable Care Act on the Labor Supply, Savings, and Social Security of Older Americans (link ro Abstract upcoming) More about Eric FRENCH and his research The next Departmental Seminar will host Chris TABER on November 27th.
21-11-2017 | TRADE Seminar Sciences Po/PSE : Kalina MANOVA (Oxford)
Kalina MANOVA Kalina MANOVA is an Associate Professor of Economics at Oxford and Senior Tutor at Christ Church College. She is a CEPR Research Fellow, Associate at the LSE Centre for Economic Performance, a Research Affiliate at the International Growth Centre, and a Faculty Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research. She serves on the editorial boards of Review of Economic Studies and Journal of International Economics. She is specialised in international trade and investment. Her research explores three themes in international economics: (i) the effects of financial frictions and resource misallocation on international trade, multinational activity, and the welfare impact of globalization; (ii) the role of firm heterogeneity, with a focus on productivity, product quality, and management practices; and (iii) the determinants of firms’ participation in global value chains and its consequences for firm performance and the aggregate economy. Kalina MANOVA will present a paper at the next Paris Trade Seminar on the theme: Title: TBA More about Kalina MANOVA and her research The next Paris Trade Seminar will host Gerald WILLMANN on December 5th.
23-11-2017 | PEPES Seminar: Uwe SUNDE (LMU)
Uwe SUNDE Uwe SUNDE is Professor of the Chair for Population Economics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (Munich). He is a Research Fellow at IZA, a CEPR Research Affiliate, Research Professor at DIW German Institute for Economic Research, Research Fellow at CESifo as well as Extramural Fellow at METEOR (Maastricht). He is member of the Scientific Council for Economic Policy and Editor of the Journal of the Economics of Aging. His research interests include long-term development and growth, political economy, labor economics, population economics, and behavioral economics. Uwe SUNDE will present a paper at the next PEPES Seminar on the theme: Title: TBA More about Uwe SUNDE and his research The next PEPES Seminar will host Rachel KRANTON on November 30th.  
24-11-2017 | Friday Seminar : Andreea MINEA (PhD candidate SciencesPo)
Andreea MINEA is a PhD Candidate in Economics at SciencesPo. She is currently working on a thesis entitled Essays in Labor and Cultural Economics - Youth emancipation and employment, under the supervision of Yann ALGAN. Her research interests include Labor Economics, Applied Microeconomics and Public Policy. Andreea MINEA will present a paper at the next Friday Seminar on the theme: Hiring Discrimination: Is the Search for Profit the Main Culprit? (link to Abstract, PDF) More about Andreea MINEA and her research An EXCEPTIONAL Friday Seminar will host Esther DUFLO on December 1st.
27-11-2017 | Departmental Seminar : Christopher TABER (University of Wisconsin)
Christopher TABER Christopher TABER is the Walker Family Distinguished Chair in Economics and Professor of Economics at the University of Wisconsin. He is a Faculty Research Associate at NBER and Fellow at the Society of Labor Economics. He is also Associate Editor of Econometrica and Editor of Quantitative Economics. His research interests focus on labor economics, econometrics, and public economics. Christopher TABER will present a paper, joint with Nicolas ROYS, at the next Departmental Seminar on the theme: Skill Prices, Occupations and Changes in the Wage Structure for Low Skilled Men (link to Abstract, upcoming) More about Christopher TABER and his research The next Departmental Seminar will host Bruno BIAIS on December 4th.
30-11-2017 | PEPES Seminar: Rachel KRANTON (Duke University)
Rachel KRANTON Rachel KRANTON is the James B. Duke Professor of Economics at Duke University. She is a Fellow of the Econometric Society and was awarded a Chaire Blaise Pascal.  She is currently serving on the Executive Committee of the American Economic Association. She studies how institutions and the social setting affect economic outcomes.  She develops theories of networks and has introduced identity into economic thinking.  Her research contributes to many fields including microeconomics, economic development, and industrial organization. Rachel KRANTON will present a paper at the next PEPES Seminar on the theme: Title: TBA More about Rachel KRANTON and her research After the holiday break, the PEPES Seminar will host Horacio LARREGUY on January 18th.  

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