School of Economics Seminars

Economics Research Group Seminars

For more information please see the following links:

Sydney Macroeconomics Reading Group

Sydney Experimental Brownbag Seminar

Microeconometrics and Public Policy Working Group

Econometric Theory Research Seminar

Internal Brown Bag Seminar Series

Agricultural, Environmental and Resource Economics Reading Group

2018 Seminars

All seminars will take place 11-12:30pm in Merewether room 498 unless otherwise stated.

Semester 1

Date

Presenter

Affiliation

Host

Topic

Series 

Thursday

8 Mar 18

1100 - 1230

Room 498

Merewether

David Ribar

University of Melbourne

Kevin Schnepel

Daughters and Divorce

LCC

School Seminar Series

Monday

12 Mar 18

1200 - 1330

Room 498

Merewether

Sarah Zubairy

Texas A&M University

Vladimir Tyazhelnikov

Homeownership and Housing Transitions: Explaining the Demographic Composition  

Tuesday

13 Mar 18

1200 - 1300

MGSM

Agnieszka Tymula

The University of Sydney

  Adolescents are more impatient and inconsistent, not more risk taking, when observed by peers — a comprehensive study of adolescent behavior under peer observation Experimental

Wednesday

14 Mar 18

1200 - 1300

 

Helmut Lutkepohl

DIW Berlin Germany

Rami Tabri

Bootstrapping Impulse Responses of Structural Vector Autoregressive Models with GARCH Residuals Econometrics
Thursday

15 Mar 18

1100 - 1230

Room 498

Merewether

 
Markus Brueckner
ANU College of Business & Economics John Romalis Non-Gravity Trade  

Friday

16 Mar 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Vera Eichenhauer ETH Zurich Katrien Stevens December Fever in Public Finance Applied

 

Monday

19 Mar 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Julian Kuan The University of Sydney Rebecca Edwards Conflict and Stalemate HDR Student Seminar Series

 

Tuesday

20 Mar 18

Room 498

Merewether

Michael L. Anderson University of California Rebecca Taylor
School Lunch Quality and Academic Performance
School Seminar Series

Wednesday

21 Mar 18

1200 - 1330

Room 498

Merewether

Tibor Besedes Georgia Institute of Technology

Vladimir Tyazhelnikov

Trade Integration and the Fragility of Trade Relationships: Theory and Empirics Macro/Trade

Monday

26 Mar 18

1100 - 1230

Room 498

Merewether

Hayden Dimes The University of Sydney Rebecca Edwards The interplay between voter turnout and egalitarianism HDR Student Seminar Series

Tuesday

27 Mar 18

1200 - 1300

Rm464 L4 UNSW

Business School Building E12

Elizabeth Sheedy Macquarie University   Incentives and Culture in Risk Compliance Experimental

Thursday

29 Mar 18

1100 - 1200

Room 498

Merewether

Adeline Delavande University of Essex Stefanie Schurer Perceived returns from early-life investments and maternal investments in children

LCC

School Seminar Series

Friday

6 Apr 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Kai Liu University of Cambridge Hayley Fisher The Supply of Skills and Endogenous Technical Change: Evidence From a College Expansion Reform

LCC

School Seminar Series

Tuesday

10 Apr 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

David Smerdon University of Queensland Romain Gauriot  
Trust and Inequality: Just bad luck?

Experimental

Monday

16 Apr 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Ning Xu The University of Sydney Rebecca Edwards Nonparametric confidence bands for the cross-validation Errors

HDR Student Seminar Series

Friday

20 Apr 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Angus Holford University of Essex Hayley Fisher Subjective returns to academic and non-academic investments: Evidence for a final-year cohort of undergraduates

Applied

Tuesday

24 Apr 18

1200 - 1300

UTS

Thomas Garcia

Groupe d’Analyse et de Théorie Economique (Lyon)

Queensland University of Technology

Romain Gauriot Moral wiggle room under ambiguity

Experimental

Thursday

26 Apr 18

1100 - 1200

Room 498

Merewether

Lata Gangadharan

Monash University

Agnieszka Tymula Leadership Selection: Can Changing the Default break the Glass Ceiling? School Seminar Series

Monday

30 Apr 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Chun Yi

The University of Sydney

Rebecca Edwards Measuring Market expansion, Business stealing and Cannibalization effects of new movie’s entry HDR Student Seminar Series

Friday


4 May 18


1400 - 1500


Room 498


Merewether

Federico Masera

University of New South Wales

Russell Toth Economic Incentives, Cultural and Institutional Change: The Evolution of Slavery in the Antebellum South Applied

Tuesday

8 May 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Maria Recalde

The University of Melbourne

Romain Gauriot Leadership and risk-taking: A field experiment on the mechanisms underlying social influence Experimental

Tuesday

8 May 18

1400 - 1500

Room 498

Merewether

Jonathan Kearns

Reserve Bank of Australia

Mariano Kulish Explaining Monetary Spillovers: The Matrix Reloaded Macro/Trade

Thursday

10 May 18

1100 - 1200

Room 498

Merewether

Donna Ginther

University of Kansas

James Morley Do State TANF Policies Affect Child Abuse and Neglect? Applied

Friday

11 May 18

1100 - 1230

Room 498

Merewether

Filippo Massari

University of New South Wales

Rami Tabri Ambiguity, Learning, and Raiffa's critique Theory

Monday

14 May 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Xiangyi Kong

The University of Sydney

Rebecca Edwards

An empirical study on pre-auction estimates: Are they unbiased? How should them be interpreted?

Interdependent value auctions with new arrivals

HDR Student Seminar Series

Thursday

17 May 18

1100 - 1230

Room 498

Merewether

Efrem Castelnuovo

The University of Melbourne

James Morley Uncertainty-Driven Comovements in Booms and Busts: A Structural Intepretation School Seminar Series

Friday

25 May 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Eamon McGinn

University of Technology Sydney

Katrien Stevens Why doesn’t everyone vote? Evidence from compulsory elections in Australia Applied

Tuesday

29 May 18

1300 - 1400

Room 498

Merewether

Krishnan Narayanan

Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai

Tiho Ancev Paradigm shift in irrigation and its impact on irrigation efficiency and drought induced loss of crop productivity: A Study of Andhra Pradesh in India AERE Reading Group

Tuesday

29 May 18

1400 - 1500

Room 498

Merewether

Stephane Verani

Federal Reserve Board

James Morley Self-fulfilling Runs: Evidence from the U.S. Life Insurance Industry Macro/Trade

Wednesday

30 May 18

1100 - 1230

Room 498

Merewether

Yoosoon Chang

Indiana University Bloomingdale

Ye Lu A structural investigation of monetary policy shifts School Seminar Series

Thursday

31 May 18

1100 - 1230

Room 498

Merewether

Yves Zenou

Monash University

Jiemai Wu Crime, Broken Families and Punishment School Seminar Series

Friday

1 June 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Anne Gielen

Eramus University Rotterdam

Katrien Stevens
Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance
Applied

Friday

8 June 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Anandi Mani

Oxford University

Jordi Vidal Robert Cognitive Droughts School Seminar Series

Wednesday

13 June 18

1300 - 1400

Room 498

Merewether

Daniel Tregeagle

University of California, Davis

Tiho Ancev The Optimal Management of Orchards AERE Reading Group

Tuesday

26 June 18

1500 - 1630

Room 498

Merewether

Prabal Roy Chowdhury

Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi

Shyamal Chowdhury   AERE Reading Group