School of Economics

Semester Two 20/21

A list of all seminars being run by the School of Economics in semester two 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


Johanna Rickne, Swedish Institute for Social Research

Monday 15th February, 11:30 - 13:00

Paper: TBA

Maryam Farboodi, MIT Sloan School of Management

Monday 22nd February, 16:30 - 18:00

Paper: Rational Sentiments and Economic Cycles

Johannes Schmieder, Boston University

Monday 1st March, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: Evidence on Job Search Models from a Survey of Unemployed Workers in Germany

Ezra Oberfield, Princeton University

Monday 8th March, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: Plants in Space

Niklas Engbom, New York University

Monday 15th March, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: Recruiting Talent During a Recession

Karen Kopecky, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Monday 22nd March, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: TBA

Konstantin Sonin, University of Chicago

Monday 29th March, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: TBA

Pete Klenow, Stanford University

Monday 19th April, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: TBA

Mohammad Akbarpour, Stanford University

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

Paper: TBA

Matt Notowidigdo, University of Chicago

Monday 3rd May, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: TBA

Magne Mogstad, University of Chicago

Monday 10th May, 15:00 - 16:30

Paper: TBA

Antonio Penta, Barcelona GSE

Monday 31st May, 11:30 - 13:00

Paper: TBA