Semester Two 2019/20
Research seminars in the School of Economics being held during semester 2 of the 2019/20 academic year.
All of our seminars will take place in room 3.10, 31 Buccleuch Place, unless otherwise stated.
If you have any questions about our seminar programme, or would like to be kept up to date about the latest research events taking place in the School of Economics, please get in touch with the Research Office at Econ-Research@ed.ac.uk.
Please note that due to the COVID-19 outbreak, all remaining seminars in the School of Economics have been cancelled until at least mid-May. This page will be updated with any further updates related to the seminar programme, including a programme of online seminars starting from the 20th April. If you have any concerns or questions, please consult the University's COVID-19 FAQ page.
Benjamin Schoefer, UC Berkeley
MacCaLM: Monday 17th February, 11:30 - 13:00
Clément Imbert, University of Warwick
MacCaLM: Wednesday 26th February, 11:30 - 13:00
Paper: Migration and Firms
Virginia Sánchez Marcos, Universidad de Cantabria
MacCaLM: Friday 28th February, 11:30 - 13:00
Andy Zapechelnyuk, University of St. Andrews
Monday 2nd March, 11:30 - 13:00
Willemien Kets, University of Oxford
Friday 6th March, 11:30 - 13:00
Paper: Oligopolistic Price Discrimination
Kjetil Storesletten, University of Oslo
MacCaLM: Monday 9th March, 11:30 - 13:00
Paper: How should Taxes Respond to Rising Inequality
The following seminars will be taking place remotely using Blackboard Learn. If you wish to attend these seminars please email the Research office at Econ-Research@ed.ac.uk.
Matthias Kredler, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Monday 20th April, 11:30 - 13:00
Robert Zymek, University of Edinburgh
Thursday 23rd April, 15:00 - 16:00
Title: Disease Spread, Geography and Quarantines: Insights from Structural Gravity
Dezso Szalay Universitat Bonn
Monday 27th April, 11:30 - 13:00
Marek Pycia, University of Zurich
Monday 4th May, 11:30 - 13:00
Diego Puga, CEMFI
Monday 4th May, 15:00 - 16:30