Economics seminars


Seminars 2019-20

  • Autumn 2019
    Date
    Day  Time Location
    Speaker
    Institution
     25-Sep
    Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30
    LT3 Philippe Bacchetta
    University of Lausanne
     02-Oct Wednesday  11.15 - 12:30 LT3 Anusha Chari
    University of North Carolina
     09-Oct Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 Fairbairn RM
    Evan Sadler
    Columbia University
     16-Oct Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 LT5 Jesús Fernández-Villaverde University of Pennsylvania
     17-Oct Thursday
    11.15 - 12:30 TBC
    Frederic Mishkin Columbia University
     06-Nov  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 LT3 Bruno Biais HEC Paris
     13-Nov  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 LT3 Diego Comin Dartmouth College
     20-Nov  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 LT3 Pascual Restrepo Boston University
     27-Nov  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 LT3 Simon Mongey University of Chicago
     04-Dec  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 LT5 Anna Salomons Utrecht University
     11-Dec  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 LT5 Eduard Talams IESE Business School
  • Spring/ Summer 2020
    Date
    Day Time Location
    Speaker
    Institution
     04-Mar
    Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30
    TBC Dan Greenwald
    MIT Sloan
     11-Mar Wednesday  11.15 - 12:30 TBC Fabio Ghironi
    University of Washington
     18-Mar Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 TBC
    Mohammad Akbarpour
    Stanford University
     25-Mar Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 TBC Jakub Steiner CERGE-EI
     01-Apr Wednesday
    11.15 - 12:30 TBC
    Romain Ranciere University of Southern California
     20-Apr  Monday
    11.15 - 12:30 TBC Raquel Fernandez New York University
     29-Apr  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 TBC Greg Kaplan University of Chicago
     06-May  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 TBC Paco Buera Washington University, St Louis
     13-May  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 TBC Annie Liang University of Pennsylvania
     20-May  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 TBC Willie Fuchs University of Texas at Austin
     10-Jun  Wednesday 11.15 - 12:30 TBC Matthew Jackson Stanford University
  • Current seminars

  • Spring / Summer 2019
     Date Time   Location Speaker  Institution 

    23 Jan

    11.15
    12.30

    LT3

    Vasily Korovkin

    CERGE-EI

    29 Jan

    11.15
    12.30

    RGO6

    Ken Rogoff

    Harvard University

    06 Mar

    11.15
    12.30

    LT2

    Selman Erol

    Carnegie Mellon

    07 Mar

    11.15
    12.30

    LT2

    Elhanan Helpman

    Harvard University

    13 Mar

    11.15
    12.30

    LT2

    Raffaella Sadun

    Harvard Business School

    20 Mar

    11.15
    12.30

    LT2

    Willemien Kets

    University of Oxford

    27 Mar

    11.15
    12.30

    WLT

    Thomas Chaney

    Sciences Po

    03 Apr

    11.15
    12.30

    LT2

    Tim Lee

    QMUL

    10 Apr

    11.15
    12.30

    LT5

    David Hémous

    University of Zurich

    24 Apr

    11.15
    12.30

    LT3

    Rustam Jamilov

    London Business School

    01 May

    11.15
    12.30

    LT4

    Francesco Nava

    London School of Economics

    08 May

    11.15
    12.30

    LT4

    Barbara Rossi

    Universitat Pompeu Fabra

    15 May

    11.15
    12.30

    LT4

    Emeric Henry

    Sciences Po

    22 May

    11.15
    12.30

    LT4

    Tommaso Monacelli

    Bocconi

    23 May

    11.15
    12.30

    RG06

    Julian di Giovanni

    CREI

    05 Jun

    11.15
    12.30

    LT4

    Xavier Jaravel

    London School of Economics

    12 Jun

    11.15
    12.30

    LT4

    Roland Benabou

    Princeton University

    19 Jun

    11.15
    12.30

    TBC

    Ludwig Straub

    Harvard University

  • Explore past seminars

    Date

    Time

     Speaker

     Paper

    05 Mar

    1115

    1245

     Benoit Mojon (Banque de France)

     Credit Risk in the Euro Area

     12 Mar 1115
    1245
     Galine Hale (San Francisco Federal Reserve)
     Do Banks Propagate Debt Market Shocks? 
     19 Mar 1115

    1245

     Yuriy Gorodnichenko (Berkeley)  Does Greater Inequality Lead to More Household Borrowing? New Evidence from Household Data
     26 Mar 1115

    1245

     Marina Halac (Columbia University)  Contests for Experimentation
     02 Apr 1115

    1245

     Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge)  International Competitiveness and Stabilization Policy 
     23 Apr 1115

    1245

     Luis Rayo (London School of Economics) Relational Knowledge Transfers  
     30 Apr  1115

    1245

      Collin Raymond (Oxford University)  A Behavioral Analysis of Stochastic Reference Dependence
     07 May  1115

    1245

     Pierre Yared (Columbia University)  Optimal Government Debt Maturity - Preliminary and Incomplete
     07 May, 1700
    1830
     Mark Gertler (New York University)  Banking, Liquidity and Bank Runs in an Infinite Horizon Economy
     14 May 1115
    1245
     Guillermo L. Ordonez (University of Pennsylvania)  Banks as Secret Keepers
     21 May 1115
    1245
     Ennio Stacchetti (New York University)  One-Sided Uncertainty and Delay in Reputational Bargaining 
     10 Jun 1115
    1245 
     Harald Hau (University of Geneva)  
     18 Jun, 1115
    1245
     Ricardo Reis (Columbia University)   Inflating Away the Public Debt? – An Empirical Assessment 

Past seminar

  • Autumn 2018
     Date  day Time   Location Speaker  Institution 

    26 Sep

    Wednesday

    1115
    1245

    LT4

    Nava Ashraf

    London School of Economics

    03 Oct

    Wednesday

    1115
    1245

    LT4

    Antonio Ciccone

    Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

    10 Oct

    Wednesday

    1115 1245

    LT4

    James Robinson

    University of Chicago

    31 Oct

    Wednesday

    1145
    1245

    LT4

    Joseph McMurray

    Brigham Young University

    07 Nov

    Wednesday

    1115
    1245

    LT4

    Katia Zhuravskaya

    Paris School of Economics

    14 Nov

    Wednesday

    1115
    1245

    LT4

    Enrico Perotti

    University of Amsterdam

    14 Nov

    Wednesday

    1400
    1530

    LT2

    Pierre Alquier

    ENSAE, Paris

    21 Nov

    Wednesday

    1115
    1245

    LT4

    Torsten Persson

    Stockholm University

    28 Nov

    Wednesday

    1115
    1245

    LT4

    Shengxing Zhang

    London School of Economics

    05 Dec

    Wednesday

    1115
    1245

    LT4

    Romain Wacziarg

    UCLA

    12 Dec

    Wednesday

    1115
    1245

    LT5

    Ben Golub

    Harvard



  • Autumn 2017
     Date Time  Speaker  Room Institution 

    04 Oct

    1115
    1245

    Sophie Bade

    LT4

    Royal Holloway University of London

    11 Oct

    1115
    1245

    Shengxing Zhang

    LT2

    London School of Economics

    18 Oct

    1115 1245

    Manuel Mueller-Frank

    LT4

    IESE

    25 Oct

    1200
    1345

    Emeric Henry

    LT3

    Sciences Po

    1 Nov

    1115
    1245

    Kemal Ozbek

    LT3

    University of St. Andrews

    8 Nov

    1115
    1245

    Vasco Carvalho

    LT4

    Cambridge University

    15 Nov

    1115
    1245

    Piero Gottardi

    LT3

    European University Institute

    22 Nov

    1115
    1245

    Alp Atakan

    LT3

    Queen Mary University of London

    29 Nov

    1115
    1245

    Stephen Morris

    LT3

    Princeton University

    4 Dec

    1115
    1245

    Olivier Jeanne

    LT3

    John Hopkins University

    6 Dec

    1115
    1245

    Luigi Ivino

    LT3

    Bocconi University

    12 Dec

    1115
    1245

    Vladmimr Asriyan

    LT2

    University Pompeu Fabra

    13 Dec

    1430
    1600

    Nick Bloom

    LT2

    Stanford University

  • Autumn 2015
     Date Time  Speaker  Room Paper 

    16 Sep

    1115
    1245

    Gita Gopinath

    (Harvard University)

    Fairbairn

    Capital Allocation and Productivity in South Europe

    7 Oct

    1115
    1245

    Pushan Dutt (Insead and LBS)

    LT2

    The Gravity of Experience

    14 Oct

    1115 1245

    Friederike Niepmann

    LT9

    Banking Across Borders with Heterogeneous Banks

    21 Oct

    1115
    1245

    Mark Dean (Columbia)

    Fairbairn

    Testing Models of Rational Inattention

    28 Oct

    1115
    1230

    Swati Dhingra (London School of Economics)

    LT2

    Contracting and the Division of the Gains from Trade

    11 Nov

    1115
    1245

    Laura Veldkamp (NYU Stern School of Business) 

    LT2

    The Tail that Wags the Economy: Belief-Driven Business Cycles and Persistent Stagnation

    18 Nov

    1115
    1230

    Torsten Persson (Stockholm University)

    LT2

    Who becomes a Politician? Selection and Representation in Sweden

    25 Nov

    1115
    1230

    Guido Ascari (University of Oxford)

    WLT

    Does Inflation Walk on Unstable Paths?

    2 Dec

    1115
    1230

    Ozgur Kibris (Sabanci University)

    LT9

    Limited Attention with Status-quo Bias

    9 Dec

    1115
    1230

    Gilat Levy (London School of Economics)

    LT7

    Perceptions of Correlation, Communication, and Ambiguity 

  • Spring 2015
     Date Time  Speaker  Room Paper 

    14 Jan

    1115
    1245

    Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan University of Marylan

    LT3

    Debt Overhang in Europe: Evidence from Firm-Bank-Sovereign Linkages

     

    21 Jan

    1115
    1230

    Alp Atakan

    Koc University

    WLT     

    Market Selection and the Information Content of Prices

    4 Feb

    0930

    1100

    Thomas Philippon

    NYU Stern School of Business

    PLG 03   

    Inspecting the Mechanism: Leverage and the Great Recession in the Eurozone

     

    4 Feb

    1115
    1245

    Andrea Galeotti University of Essex (currently visiting EUI)

    LH 101   

    Pricing Network Effects

     

    11 Feb

    1115
    1245

     Hamid Sabourian University of Cambridge 

    LT4

    Repeated Implementation with Incomplete Information

    18 Feb

    1115
    1245

    Marco Battaglini Princeton University

       -

     ‘cancelled’ 

    11 Mar

    1115
    1245

    Sergei Guriev

    Sciences Po

    LT4 

     Effect of Income on Trust:
    Evidence from the 2009 Crisis in Russia

    18 Mar

    1115
    1245

    Refet Gurkaynak Bilkent University 

    LT4

     

    Forward Guidance and Asset Prices

    25 Mar

    1115
    1245

    Dan Hamermesh

    University of Texas

    LT4

    Not Working At Work: Loafing, Unemployment and Labor Productivity

    29 Apr

    1115
    1245

    Juuso Valimaki Aalto School of Economics 

    LT4

     

    Common Value Auctions with Costly Entry

    6 May

    1115
    1245

    Horacio Larreguy Harvard (Kennedy School)

    LT4

    Publicizing malfeasance: When media facilitates electoral accountability in Mexico

    13 May

    1115 1245

    Alp Simsek

    MIT

    LT4

     

    20 May

    1115

    1245

    Juliane Begenau Harvard Business School 

    LT4

     

Explore past seminars

  • Autumn 2014

    Date

    Time

     Speaker

    Room

     Paper

    24 Sept

    1115
    1230

    David Huffman (University of Oxford)

    LT2

     The Complementarity of Trust and Institutions for Economic Outcomes

    02 Oct

    1115
    1230

     Emir Kamenica (The Univ of Chicago, Booth School of Business

     LT2

     Competition in Persuasion

    07 Oct

    1115
    1245

     Hyun Shin (Bank of International Settlements)

     SG06

     Breaking the Triple Coincidence in International Finance

     08 Oct

    1115
    1245

    Fabian Lipinsky (International Monetary Fund)

     LT2

     Systemic Risk and Macroeconomic Fluctuations

     23 Oct

     1115
    1245

     Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics)

     LT2

     From Bottom of the Barrel to Cream of the Crop: Sequential Screening with Positive Selection

     05 Nov

    1115
    1245

     Michael McMahon (Warwick University)

     LT5

     Transparency and Deliberation within the FOMC: a Computational Linguistics Approach

     12 Nov

    1115
    1235

     Loukas Karabarbounis (The Univ of Chicago, Booth School of Business

     LT3

     Productivity and Capital Allocation in Europe

     19 Nov

    1115
    1235

     Jose Victor Rios Rull (University of Minnesota)

     LT3

     

     26 Nov

     1115
    1230

     Andrew Ellis (London School of Economics)

     LT1

     

     03 Dec

     1115
    1245

     Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton University)

     LT4

     

     17 Dec

     1115
    1245

     Patrick Kehoe (University of Minnesota)

     LT1

    Debt Constraints and Employment