School of Economics

Semester One 20/21

A list of all seminars being run by the School of Economics in semester one of this academic year.

All of our seminars will be taking place virtually until further notice. Please contact the Research Office for information on how to attend the seminars this year.

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


Tommaso Porzio, Columbia University

Monday 21st September, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: Spatial wage gaps in frictional labor markets

Simon Weidenholzer, University of Essex

Monday 28th September, 11:30 - 13:00

Paper: History matters: Match length realizations and cooperation in indefinitely repeated games

Laura Pilossoph, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Monday 5th October, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: Latent Heterogeneity in the Marginal Propensity to Consume

Rakesh Vohra, University of Pennsylvania

Monday 12th October, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: Instability of Centralized Markets

Gregor Jarrosch, Princeton University

Monday 26th October, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: Granular Search, Market Structures & Wages

David Yang, Harvard University

Monday 2nd November, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: Data-intensive Innovation and the State: Evidence from AI Firms in China

Ufuk Akcigit, University of Chicago

Monday 9th November, 16:00 - 17:30

Paper: TBA

Jeanne Hagenbach, Paris Institute of Political Studies

Monday 16th November, 11:30 - 13:00

Paper: Selective Memory of a Psychological Agent

Maria Petrova, Barcelona GSE

Monday 23rd November, 11:30 - 13:00

Paper: TBA

Yona Rubinstein, LSE

Monday 30th November, 11:30 - 13:00

Paper: TBA

George J. Mailath, University of Pennsylvania

Monday 7th December, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: TBA