Departmental seminars

Academic year 2014/15

Seminars that have already been held this year

CMID Seminar: Collaboration in networks with randomly chosen agents

Wednesday 15 July 2015

Dr. Zhiwei Cui, Beihang University

Migration in Europe: Too "Much of a Good Thing?

Wednesday 20 May 2015

John Driffill (Birkbeck)

The Wages of Women in England, 1260-1850

Wednesday 13 May 2015

Jane Humphries (Oxford)

CMiD Seminar: Supermodular cooperative games with nontransferable utility

Thursday 7 May 2015

Professor Dolf Talman, Tilburg University

"Promoting Online Interaction Among Fiscal Policy Specialists"

Monday 20 April 2015

Kevin Page (University of Ottawa)

Macroeconomic Implications of Top Income Tax Cuts: 1960 - 2010

Wednesday 4 March 2015

Markus Poschke, McGill University

Aid on Demand: African Leaders and the Geography of China’s Foreign Assistance

Wednesday 25 February 2015

Roland Hodler, St Gallen University

Measuring dependence with local Gaussian correlation

Wednesday 18 February 2015

Dag Bjarne Tjøstheim, University of Bergen

Instrumental variable approaches for estimating causal effects in settings with multivariate outcomes

Wednesday 11 February 2015

Richard Grieve, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Looking for ‘Ambiguity Attitude’ in a Strategic Setting

Wednesday 4 February 2015

Graham Loomes, Warwick Business School

Experimental evidence on income pooling and bargaining power in couples

Wednesday 28 January 2015

Miriam Beblo, University of Hamburg

Growth and human capital: a network approach (joint with Tiago V. V. Cavalcanti)

Wednesday 21 January 2015

Chryssi Giannitsarou, University of Cambridge

Spillover effects of early life medical interventions.

Wednesday 14 January 2015

Marianne Simonsen, Aarhus University

Military moral hazard and the fate of empires.

Monday 1 December 2014

Charles Zheng (Western Ontario)

Does grief transfer across generations?

Wednesday 26 November 2014

Kjell Salvanes, Norwegian School of Economics

Electoral Uncertainty, Income Inequality and the Middle Class

Wednesday 19 November 2014

Anirban Mitra, University of Oslo

Subgame-perfect equilibria in perfect information games with common preferences.

Monday 17 November 2014

Arkadi Predtetchinski (Maastricht)

Discrete Choice Estimation of Risk and Time Preferences

Monday 10 November 2014

Jose Apesteguia (Pompeu Fabra)

Local natural resource curse?

Wednesday 5 November 2014

Ragnar Torvik (University of Trondheim)

A one-shot deviation principle for stability in matching problems

Wednesday 29 October 2014

Jonathan Newton (University of Sydney)

Time-Consistent Consumption Taxation

Wednesday 22 October 2014

Raffaele Rossi (Lancaster)

Optimality of Momentum and Reversal

Wednesday 15 October 2014

Youwei Li, QU Belfast

Transparency and Deliberation within the FOMC: a Computational Linguistics Approach

Wednesday 8 October 2014

Michael McMahon, University of Warwick