Job Talks

Tuesday 15 January at 14:00, Laura Castillo-Martinez, LSE.
Title: Sudden Stops, Productivity and the Exchange Rate.

Wednesday 16 January at 14:00, Alessandra Peter, Stanford University.
Title: Owning Up: Closely Held Firms and Wealth Inequality.

Monday 21 January at 10:00, Francesca Parodi, UCL.
Title: Taxation o Durables, Non-durables and Earnings with Heterogeneous Preferences.

Wednesday 23 January at 14:00, Siddharth George, Harvard University.
Title: Like Father, Like Son? The Effect of Political Dynasties on Economic Development.

Wednesday 30 January at 14:30, Kieran Larkin, UCL.
Title: Job Risk, Separation Shocks and Household Asset Allocation.

Friday 1 February at 10:00, Travis Baseler, Stanford University.
Title: Hidden Income and the Perceived Returns to Migration: Experimental Evidence from Kenya.

Monday 4 February at 10:00, Andreas Stegmann, CEMFI.
Title: The Effects of Cross-Regime Interpersonal Contact on the Support for Authoritarian Regimes.

Tuesday 5 February at 10:00, Julia Salmi, Aalto University.
Title: Endogenous Learning from Incremental Actions.

Wednesday 6 February at 10:00, Xuan Li, Columbia.
Title: The Costs of Workplace Favoritism: Evidence from Promotions in Chinese High Schools.

Monday 11 February at 10.00, Fabian Eckert, Yale University.
Title: Growing Apart: Tradable Services and the Fragmentation of the U.S Economy.

Tuesday 12 February at 10.00, Tatjana Kleineberg, Yale University.
Title: Can We Save the American Dream: A Dynamic General Equilibrium Analysis
of the Effects of School Financing
(co-authored with Fabian Eckert).


Seminars Spring 2019

Thursday 21st of February at 15.00, Heather Sarsons, Chicago Booth.
Title: Interpreting Signals in the Labor Market: Evidence from Medical Referrals.

Tuesday 5 March at 13.00, Barbara Petrongolo, Queen Mary University of London.
Title: TBA

N.B! Professor Petrongolo will also hold a seminar at the SNS in collaboration with the IIES on the 6th of March, further info below.

Thursday 7 March at 15.00, Guy Michaels, London School of Economics.
Title: Individual Consequences of Occupational Decline, with Per Anders Edin, Tiernan Evans, Georg Graetz and Sofia Hernnäs.

Tuesday 12 March at 13.00, Ludwig Straub, Harvard University.
Title: Investment, heterogeneity, inattention.

Thursday 14 March at 15.00, Kalina Manova, UCL.
Title: Productivity, (Mis)allocation and Trade, with Antoine Berthou, Charlotte Sandoz Dit Bragard and John Jong-Hyun Chung.

Tuesday 19 March at 13.00, Fabian Waldinger, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich.
Title: Discrimination, Managers, and Firm Performance: Evidence from “Aryanizations” in Nazi Germany, with Kilian Huber & Volker Lindenthal.

Tuesday 26 March at 13.00, Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln, Goethe University Frankfurt.
Title: Explaining Hours Worked Across and Within Countries: Income Effects vs. Taxes and Transfers.

Tuesday 2 April at 13.00, Paula Bustos, CEMFI.
Title: Capital Accumulation and Structural Transformation, with Jacopo Ponticelli and Gabriel Garber

Thursday 4 April at 15.00, Joan Llull, Autonoma.
Title: Title: Selective Immigration Policies and the U.S. Labor Market

Thursday 11 April at 15.00, Adam Szeidl, CEU.
Title: TBA

Tuesday 16 April at 13.00, Heather Schofield, Perelman School of Medicine and The Wharton School.
Title: TBA

Tuesday 30 April at 13.00, Ludo Visschers, University of Edinburgh.
Title: TBA

Thursday 2 May at 15.00, Alex Mas, Princeton University.
Title: TBA

Tuesday 7 Maj at 13.00, Martin Beraja, MIT Economics.
Title: TBA

Thursday 9 May at 15.00, Arlene Wong, Princeton University.
Title: TBA

Tuesday 14 May at 13.00, Gianluca Violante, Princeton University.
Title: TBA

Thursday 16 May at 15.00, Raquel Fernandez, New York University.
Title: TBA

Tuesday 21 May at 13.00, Hunt Alcott, New York University.
Title: TBA

Thursday 23 May at 15.00, Rema Hanna, Harvard Kennedy School.
Title: TBA

Tuesday 28 May at 13.00, Susanto Basu, Boston College.
Title: TBA

IIES/SNS International Policy Talks (NB! Prior registration required.)

Wednesday 6th of March at 10.00, Barbara Petrongolo, Queen mary University of London.
On Effective policies for reducing the gender gap on the labour market. Please register here.

Wednesday 6th of March at 10.00, Barbara Petrongolo, Queen mary University of London.
On Effective policies for reducing the gender gap on the labour market. Please register here.

Thesis Defenses

Friday 17 May at 14.00, Jaakko Meriläinen.
Title: TBA Opponent: TBA

Friday 7 June at 14.00, Josef Sigurdson.
Title: TBA Opponent: TBA