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  

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


1200 - 1300


Room 498


Merewether

Federico Masera

University of New South Wales

Russell Toth   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

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

  Ambiguity, Learning, and Raiffa's critique Theory

Monday

14 May 18

1200 - 1300

Room 498

Merewether

Xiangyi Kong

The University of Sydney

Rebecca Edwards   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