Economics

Internal Seminars

Internal research seminars at the School of Economics

Semester 1

Jakub Steiner (Professorial Fellow - CERGE-EI)

Monday 19 September, 12.00 - 13.00

3.10, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: Rational Inattention and Endogenous Preference Against Discrimination

Robert Zymek (Lecturer)

Wednesday 3 October 2016, 12.00 - 13.30

2.11, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: International Value-Added Linkages and Income Differences (Joint with Alejandro Cuñat)

Liang Bai (Lecturer)

Wednesday 14 December 2016, 12.00 - 13.30

2.11, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: Self-Control and Demand for Preventive Health: Evidence from Hypertension Management in India (Joint with Edward Miguel, Benjamin Handel and Gautam Rao)

Semester 2

Rafael Lopes De Melo (Lecturer)

Wednesday 25 January 2017, 12.00 - 13.30

2.11, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: How firms affect wages: a structural decomposition (Part 1)

Rafael Lopes De Melo (Lecturer)

Wednesday 8 February 2017, 12.00 - 13.30

2.11, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: How firms affect wages: a structural decomposition (Part 2)

Stuart Baumann (4th Year PhD)

Wednesday 1 March 2017, 12.00 - 13.30

2.11, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: It's good to be bad: A model of low quality dominance in a full information consumer search market (Joint with Margaryta Klymak)

Alessandro Spiganti (4th Year PhD)

Wednesday 15 March 2017, 12.00 - 13.30

2.11, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: Do Financing Constraints Kill Creativity? A Bandit Model of Innovation with Endogenous Financing Constraint

Hannah Behrendt (4th Year PhD)

Wednesday 19 April 2017, 12.00 - 13.30

2.11, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: Sustained Change - A Field Experiment in Healthcare

Mingye Ma (4th Year PhD)

Wednesday 26 April 2017, 12.00 - 13.30

2.11, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: Motivated (over)confidence: Evidence from an Online Field Experiment

Daniel Schaefer (4th Year PhD)

Wednesday 24 May 2017, 12.00 - 13.30

2.11, 31 Buccleuch Place

Paper: Measuring the cyclicality of real wages and hours in firms and their entry jobs (Joint with Carl Singleton)