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Faculty of Economics

Seminars This Term


10 Oct

Joep Konings (University of Liverpool)

"Measuring the Evolution of Market Power: Price Cost Margins, Fixed Costs and Excess Profits (joint with Filip Abraham, Yannick Bormans and Werner Roeger"
Thursday 10th October 2019 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

15 Oct

Sergio Urzua (University of Maryland)

"The Children of the Missed Pill" (joint with T. Rau and M. Sarzosa)
Tuesday 15th October 2019 2:00pm
Keynes Room, Please note this is an additional seminar (Empirical Micro Seminars)

17 Oct

Manolis Galenianos (RHUL)

"Referral Networks and Inequality"
Thursday 17th October 2019 3:30pm
Keynes Room, Please note different room and time to usual (Empirical Micro Seminars)

18 Oct

Carlos Carrillo Tudela, Roland Rathelot, Manudeep Bhuller, Pierre Cahuc, Eric French (Essex, Warwick, Oslo, Sciences Po, UCL)

"Workshop on Workers, Firms and Labor Markets"
Friday 18th October 2019 9:00am
Meade Room, Please note this is a mini conference (Empirical Micro Seminars)

24 Oct

Kirsten Cornelson (University of Notre Dame)

"The Effect of Residential Segregation on Social Segregation by Race: Evidence from Flickr"
Thursday 24th October 2019 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

31 Oct

Abi Adams (Oxford)

"Preferences and Beliefs in the Marriage Market for Young Brides"
Thursday 31st October 2019 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

07 Nov

Ran Gu (University of Essex)

"Risk Attitude and Portfolio Choice: An Intra-household Perspective"
Thursday 7th November 2019 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

14 Nov

Eric Chaney (Oxford)

"Modern-Day Library Holdings and Historic City Sizes "
Thursday 14th November 2019 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

21 Nov

David Weinstein (Columbia, visiting LSE)

"The Impact of the US-China Trade War on Corporate Profitability and Investment"
Thursday 21st November 2019 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

28 Nov

Bruno Caprettini (Zurich)

"The Electoral Impact of Wealth Redistribution. Evidence from the Italian Land Reform" (joint with Lorenzo Casaburi and Miriam Venturini)
Thursday 28th November 2019 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

05 Dec

Mary Amiti (NY Fed, visiting LSE)

"U.S. Market Concentration and Globalization"(joint with Sebastian Heise)
Thursday 5th December 2019 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)