Inter-University Postgraduate Research Seminar Series



The inter-university seminar series is a fortnightly seminar program aimed at enhancing academic exchanges among Higher Degree Research students in the Sydney areas.

The 2014 Schedule is below:

Semester 1, 2014  

Date

Location

Speaker

Topic

 21 May

11:30-12:30

UNSW - QUAD2063

USyd - Syed Atif

Inclusive Growth Strategies for Pakistan - Myth or Reality for Policy Makers

 4 June

1-2pm

USyd - Merewether seminar room 397

UNSW- Allen Liu

Endogenous Labor Participation and Involuntary Unemployment: An Estimated New Keynesian Model

 18 June

1:30-2:30

UNSW - QUAD2063

USyd - Kithsiri Ehelepola

Optimal and Realized Monetary and Fiscal Policies with Markov-Switching

 

Semester 2, 2014  

Date/time

Location

Speaker

Topic

27 Aug

1-2pm

USyd - Merewether seminar room 397

Xiao Chen

Population aging, education and skill premium

10 Sept

1:30-2:30pm

UNSW - QUAD2063

Shahid Razzaque

Choice of Microfinance Contracts and Repayment Rates: An Artefactual Field Experiment from Pakistan

24 Sept

1-2pm

USyd - Merewether seminar room 397

 

 CANCELLED

 8 Oct

1:30-2:30pm

 UNSW - QUAD2063

Khanh Phan

Mergers in Mixed Oligopoly

22 Oct

1-2pm

 USyd - Merewether seminar room 397

Chengxiang Tang

The Socioeconomic Determinant of Health Care  Utilization Choices in Urban China: Evidence from Discrete Choice Experiment

5 Nov

12-1pm

 UNSW - QUAD2063

Kithsiri Ehelepola

Optimal Monetary and Fiscal Policy Analysis for Sri Lanka; a DSGE Approach

19 Nov

1-2pm

** venue - room 498**

 USyd - Merewether seminar room 397

Guilherme de Almeida Bandeira

Wage setting centralisation and monetary policy

2013 seminars

The schedule for 2013 is below.

All seminars take place on a Wednesday, 1-2pm

Semester 1, 2013  

Date

Location

Speaker

Topic

 8 May

Merewether H04

- room 397

UNSW - Jenny Wong

The Effect of School Voucher on Market Demand and Consumer Surplus

 22 May

ASB – 105

USyd - Peter Lee

Modelling the labour supply and parental care decisions of couple households

 12 June

Merewether H04

- room 498

UNSW - William Wang

Does knowledge tradeability make secrecy more attractive than patent? An analysis of IPR strategies and licensing

 19 June

ASB – 105

USyd - Khanh Thi Quoc Phan

Mergers in an international context

 

Semester 2, 2013

Date

Location

Speaker

Topic

 28 Aug

Merewether H04

- seminar room 170

UNSW - Xiangling Liu

The Determinants of Supply Elasticity in Sydney Housing Market

 4 Sept

ASB – QUAD2063

USyd - Haoyu Zhang

The Repeated Diamond Paradox with One Period Memory

 *18 Sept*

Merewether H04 - Seminar Room 170

UNSW - Xiaochun Xu

Responses to Commodity Price Shocks, and the Contributions of Monetary Policy and the Floating Exchange Rate, in an Australian Sectoral SVAR model

 9 Oct

ASB – Quad 2093

USyd - Alex Thomas

Consumption and Economic Growth in the Classical Economists and Marx

 23 Oct

Merewether H04

- room  498

UNSW - Yiyuan Xie

Gift-giving in frictional market

 6 Nov

ASB – Quad 2093

USyd - Peter Lee

Labour Supply and Childcare Decisions of Single Mothers

 20 Nov

Merewether H04

- room  498

UNSW - Peiyao Shen

The effect of staff-rotation in a three-player game: experimental evidence