If you have any questions regarding the seminars, please contact IIES Seminar Series Administrator, Ulrika Gålnander, at ulrika.galnander@iies.su.se.

Seminars in the IIES Seminar Series

The IIES Seminars take place on Zoom at 13.00 if nothing else is stated. They run for 75 min, including questions.

Thursday 21 January

Audinga Baltrunaite, Bank of Italy
"Trainspotting: Board Appointments in Private Firms", with Egle Karmaziene.

https://stockholmuniversity.zoom.us/j/63759324655, Meeting ID: 637 5932 4655

Thursday 22 April

Pietro Ortoleva, Princeton University
Title: TBA

More seminars TBA.


Job Talks for the Assar Lindbeck Fellowship

Monday January 25 at 3pm (NB! Time)

Nitya Pandalai-Nayar, University of Texas Austin, will present the paper
Title: TBA

https://stockholmuniversity.zoom.us/j/69865012316, Meeting ID: 698 6501 2316

Wednesday January 27 at 10 am (NB! Time!)

Sebastian Ottinger, UCLA will present the paper
"Immigrants, Industries, and Path Dependence"


Friday, January 29 at 10 am (NB! Time!)

Elisa Macchi, University of Zurich will present the paper
"Worth Your Weight: Experimental Evidence on the Benefits of Obesity in
Low-Income Countries"


IIES/SNS International Policy Talks

Please visit the SNS Website to register for access to the talks and more info on the talks.

Friday 29 January15.00-16.00

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg (Princeton) : On Job Polarization and Geographical Redistribution

Comments by Kerstin Enflo, Professor of Economic History at Lund University. Moderator Louise Lorentzon, Research Director at SNS.

Wednesday 3 February 14.00-15.00

Economic responses and optimal restrictions to mitigate Covid-19

Kurt Mitman and Tessa Bold, IIES and Erika Färnstrand Damsgaard, Head of Marcoeconomic Research at National Institute of Economic Research (Konjunkturinstitutet). Moderator Ilinca Benson, Deputy CEO at SNS.