School of Economics

Economics Brown Bag

All Brown Bag Seminars, unless otherwise stated, will be held on Mondays from 1 to 2pm.

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Previous 2020/21 workshops

School Brown Bag: Marit Hinnosaar

Date
12 October 2020
Description
Persistence in alcohol consumption: evidence from migrants (via Zoom)

School Brown Bag: Bjoern Brey

Date
19 October 2020
Description
The long-run gains from the early adoption of electricity

School Brown Bag: Edoardo Cefala

Date
02 November 2020
Description
The political consequences of mass repatriation

School Brown Bag: Pedro Luis Silva

Date
09 November 2020
Description
Specialists or all-rounders: How best to select university students?

School Brown Bag: Gian Luca Tedeschi

Date
16 November 2020
Description
The political economy of Italian railway expansion, 1879-1890

School Brown Bag: Michael Poyker

Date
23 November 2020
Description
Why aren't people leaving "Janesville"?: Industry persistence, trade shocks and mobility

School Brown Bag: Michael Poyker

Date
30 November 2020
Description
The economics of gender-specific minimum wage legislation

School Brown Bag: Dario Tortarolo

Date
07 December 2020
Description
Wage effects of employer-mediated transfers

School Brown Bag: Devesh Rustagi

Date
14 December 2020
Description
Market exposure and rules of cooperation

School Brown Bag: Uzma Afzal

Date
08 February 2021
Description
Cooperation between spouses: Evidence from a series of field experiments in Pakistan

School Brown Bag: Marit Hinnosaar

Date
22 February 2021
Description
Influencer cartels

School Brown Bag: Devesh Rustagi

Date
08 March 2021
Description
The interdependence of rules and cooperative values in commons management

School Brown Bag: Alejandro Graziano

Date
19 April 2021
Description
An import(ant) price of Brexit

School Brown Bag: Facundo Albornoz

Date
10 May 2021
Description
Parental home schooling

School Brown Bag: Bjoern Brey

Date
17 May 2021
Description
The consequences of a trade collapse: Economics and politics in Weimar Germany

School Brown Bag: Markus Eberhardt

Date
24 May 2021
Description
Democracy doesn't always happen over night: Regime change in stages and economic growth

School Brown Bag: Adrien Vigier

Date
07 June 2021
Description
Optimal school design

 

Previous 2019/20 workshops

Seminar: Ingo Outes-Leon (Blavatnik School of Government)

Date
07 October 2019
Description
Growth mindset at scale: Increasing school attainment in Peru (A40, SCGB)

Cancelled: School Brown Bag: Ahmed Usman

Date
28 October 2019
Description
Cancelled (A40, SCGB)

School Brown Bag: Yoshi Morozumi

Date
04 November 2019
Description
Should school-level results of national assessments be made public? (A40, SCGB)

School Brown Bag: Jake Bradley

Date
11 November 2019
Description
Worker-firm screening and the business cycle (A40, SCGB)

School Brown Bag: Ahmed Usman

Date
18 November 2019
Description
Impact of the financial architecture of a country on the security issuance decisions of non-financial firms: An international comparison (D04, T&L Building)

School Brown Bag: Gian Tedeschi

Date
25 November 2019
Description
Two sides of the same coin: Co-evolution of kin ties and institutions (A40, SCGB)

CANCELLED: School Brown Bag: Camila Cisneros Acevedo

Date
02 December 2019
Description
Cancelled (A40, SCGB)

School Brown Bag: Alessio Gaggero (Nottingham University Business School)

Date
03 December 2019
Description
Daily task scheduling, difficulty of tasks and productivity gains (A42, SCGB)

School Brown Bag: Frauke Steglich (GEP visitor, PhD student Kiel)

Date
17 February 2020
Description
Corporate social responsibility in global value chains: the role of downstreamness and stakeholders' demand (C43, SCGB)

 

2018/19 workshops

Ahmed Usman

Date
01 October 2018
Description
Financial health of the banks and bonds issuance by non-financial firms: The role of financial architecture

Markus Eberhardt

Date
08 October 2018
Description
Democracy does cause growth: Comment

Apoorva Gupta

Date
15 October 2018
Description
R&D and firm growth in bad times

Martina Magli

Date
22 October 2018
Description
Effects of services offshoring at home

John Gathergood

Date
25 October 2018
Description
Naïve diversification and narrow framing among individual investors

Doug Scott

Date
29 October 2018
Description
Income shocks and poverty traps in rural Ethiopia

Bernardo Pincheira

Date
05 November 2018
Description
Peer effects in the classroom: Evidence from a natural experiment

Adrian Nieto Castro

Date
12 November 2018
Description
Permanent employment and the fertility decision

Bjoern Brey

Date
26 November 2018
Description
Trade disruption, industrialisation, and the demise of the British Raj

Kyung In Hwang

Date
03 December 2018
Description
Tariffs, retailers, and consumer prices

School Brown Bag: Bouwe Dijkstra

Date
13 December 2018
Description
Payments from households to distant polluting firms (C43, SCGB)

Diego Canales

Date
04 March 2019
Description
A model of k-winners

Jose Alcalde

Date
11 March 2019
Description
Hosting refugees: An integral matching approach

Vincent Anesi

Date
18 March 2019
Description
Making elections work: Accountability with selection and control

Wei Li

Date
25 March 2019
Description
Forecasting brand sales: does incorporating competition information help? A comparison of a variety of machine learning methods

School Brown Bag: Jim Huang (Assistant Professor, Ningbo)

Date
25 March 2019
Description
Technology network, innovation and growth (C43, SCGB)

William Gatt

Date
01 April 2019
Description
Distributional effects of maximum LTV ratio policy

Pedro da Silva

Date
08 April 2019
Description
The design of optimal admission policies to higher education: an applied theoretical approach

Maria Garcia-Vega

Date
13 May 2019
Description
Labour market reform and innovation: Evidence from Spain

School Brown Bag: Cindy Fu

Date
20 May 2019
Description
Meeting and matching: new evidence on search in the labour market (C43, SCGB)

 

2017/18 workshops

Li Xueheng

Date
09 October 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Hierarchy and nestedness in networked organizations

Ahmed Usman

Date
16 October 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Financial health and capital structure of non-financial firms: an international comparison

Vincent Anesi

Date
23 October 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Policy experimentation and redistribution

Li Xueheng

Date
24 October 2017 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
C43 Sir Clive Granger
Description
Hierarchy and nestedness in networked organizations

Jingcheng (Cindy) Fu

Date
30 October 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Gender difference in performance and "bouncebackability": evidence from repeated exams

Emily Whitehouse

Date
13 November 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Explosive asset price bubble detection with unknown bubble duration and initial condition

Roberto Bonfatti

Date
20 November 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Priority roads: the political economy of connecting mines versus cities in West Africa, 1965-2012

Benjamin Beranek

Date
27 November 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Culture of honour revisited: examining punishment behaviour of US southerners

Jake Bradley

Date
04 December 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
A job ladder model with stochastic employment opportunities

Helena Fornwagner (Innsbruck)

Date
05 March 2018 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A01 Highfield House
Description
Closing the gender gap in competitiveness through priming

Martina Magli

Date
19 March 2018 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A01 Highfield House
Description
The effects of services offshoring at home. An aggregate and quantile analysis across sectors and local labour markets

Mohamed Diaby

Date
30 April 2018 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A01 Highfield House
Description
Sectoral heterogeneity in returns to scale and price rigidity

Adrian Nieto

Date
14 May 2018 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A02 Highfield House
Description
Permanent employment and fertility: The importance of job security and the career costs of childbearing

Seminar: Juliette Milgram (University of Granada)

Date
18 June 2018 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A42 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
The FDI-Institution nexus in oil abundant countries (A42, SCGB)

CANCELLED - School Brown Bag: Joerg Weber

Date
18 June 2018 (13:00-14:00)

Xueheng Li

Date
25 June 2018 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Lying and naivety in multi-player cheap talk

 

2016/17 workshops

Robertas Zubrickas (University of Bath)

Date
31 October 2016 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A40 Sir Clive Granger Building, A41 Sir Clive Granger Building, A44 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Market power and optimal income taxation

Edilio Valentini (University of Chieti-Pescara)

Date
14 November 2016 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A40 Sir Clive Granger Building, A41 Sir Clive Granger Building, A44 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Implementing price floors in the emission markets: Possible unpleasant effects

Spiros Bougheas (Nottingham)

Date
20 February 2017 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
A40 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Contagion in Stable Networks

Emilio Depetris-Chauvin (Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile)

Date
20 March 2017 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
A40 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
One team, one nation: football, ethnic identity, and conflict in Africa.

Norman Gemmell (Victoria University of Wellington)

Date
08 May 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A44 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
The effects of penalty information on tax compliance: Evidence from a New Zealand field experiment

Dimitrios Tsomocos (Oxford University)

Date
22 May 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A40 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Capital flows, default, and renegotiation in a small open economy

Michal Rubaszek (National Bank of Poland and Warsaw School of Economics)

Date
24 May 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A40 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Housing tenure preferences: why do we prefer ownership?

John Gathergood (University of Nottingham)

Date
30 May 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A39 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
How do individuals repay their debt? The balance-matching heuristic

Juan Dolado (European University Institute)

Date
06 June 2017 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
A40 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
From dual to unified employment protection: Transition and steady state

Rachel Slaymaker (University of Nottingham)

Date
22 June 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Refugees, migrants and the right-wing vote share: evidence from Sweden

NSE workshop: Adrian Nieto (University of Nottingham)

Date
26 June 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Permanent contract subsidies: Impact on the labour market and decision-making (A45, SCGB)

Kian Ong (University of Melbourne)

Date
11 July 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A3 Law and Social Sciences
Description
Measuring public sector debt sustainability using event probability forecasts in OECD countries

 

2015/16 workshops

Toke Aidt (University of Cambridge)

Date
12 October 2015 (13:00-14:00)
Description
The social dynamics of riots: Evidence from the Captain Swing Riots 1830-31

Filippo Vergara Caffarelli (Bank of Italy)

Date
19 October 2015 (13:00-14:00)
Description
Quantifying the productivity effects of global value chains

Gianni De Fraga (University of Nottingham)

Date
26 October 2015 (15:00-16:00)
Description
The Axiomatic Approach to Selection from Sets

Hao Lan (University of East Anglia)

Date
02 November 2015 (13:00-14:00)
Description
Mislabelling seafood for profits

Luis C Corchon (University Carlos III de Madrid)

Date
09 November 2015 (15:00-16:00)
Description
Dominant Strategies in Contests

Antonio Navas (University of Sheffield)

Date
16 November 2015 (13:00-14:00)
Description
Technology and the dynamics of comparative advantage

Geoffrey Castillo (University of Nottingham)

Date
23 November 2015 (15:00-16:00)
Description
Preference reversals in the social domain? Social distance, choice and valuation

John Gathergood (University of Nottingham)

Date
30 November 2015 (13:00-14:00)
Description
How Do Payday Loans Affect Consumers?

Maria Kozlovskaya (University of Leicester)

Date
20 January 2016 (15:00-16:00)
Description
Industrial Espionage in Duopoly Games

Matthias Dahm (University of Nottingham)

Date
08 February 2016 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A44, Sir Clive Granger Buliding
Description
Dual Sourcing with Price Discovery

Jean-Pierre Benoit (LBS)

Date
15 March 2016 (12:00-13:00)
Location:
A2, Law & Social Sciences Building
Description
A Theory of Rational Attitude Polarization

Paulo Bastos (The World Bank)

Date
18 March 2016 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A01 Highfield House
Description
Learning, prices, and firm dynamics

Yoshi Morozumi (University of Nottingham)

Date
18 May 2016 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A100, Law and Social Sciences Building
Description
Firm-level uncertainty, credit frictions, and long-run growth

 

 

 

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