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Faculty of Economics

14 Jan

Iain Staffell (Imperial College London)

"Taxes, subsidies or regulation: Why have Britain's carbon emissions from electricity halved?"
Tuesday 14th January 2020 12:30pm
Room KH107, Cambridge Judge Business School (EPRG Seminars)

16 Jan

Florian Englmaier (University of Munich)

"A field experiment on leadership and team performance in non-routine analytical team tasks"(joint with Stefan Grimm, Dominik Grothe, David Schindler and Simeon Schudy)
Thursday 16th January 2020 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

20 Jan

Peter Wadhams (Polar Ocean Physics Group)

"A Farewell to Ice"
Monday 20th January 2020 1:00pm
Common Room, 4th floor, Faculty of Economics (Climate Change Reading Group)

20 Jan

Ambre Nicolle (University of Munich)

"Are Consumers Myopic? Evidence from Handset and Mobile Services Choices"
Monday 20th January 2020 1:00pm
CJBS-LT4, Cambridge Judge Building (Economics and Policy Group)

21 Jan

Maureen Paul (Ofgem)

"The distributional impact of policy proposals on different groups of GB energy consumers "
Tuesday 21st January 2020 12:30pm
Keynes Room , Faculty of Economics (EPRG Seminars)

22 Jan

Chen Qiu (LSE)

"Minimax Learning for Average Regression Functionals with an Application to Electoral Accountability and Corruption"
Wednesday 22nd January 2020 1:00pm
Keynes Room, (Special Seminars)

22 Jan

Ambre Nicolle (University of Munich)

"Are Consumers Myopic? Evidence from Handset and Mobile Services Choices"
Wednesday 22nd January 2020 1:00pm
LT4, Cambridge Judge Building (Economics and Policy Group)

23 Jan

Leander Heldring (briq Institute, Bonn)

"Institutional Adaptation to Environmental Change"
Thursday 23rd January 2020 12:00pm
Keynes Room, (Special Seminars)

23 Jan

Luigi Pascali (UPF)

"The Emergence of Hierarchies and States: Productivity vs. Appropriability"(joint with J. Mayshar and O. Moav)
Thursday 23rd January 2020 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

24 Jan

Manuel Garcia Santana (UPF)

"Investment Demand and Structural Change"
Friday 24th January 2020 2:00pm
Meade Room , (Special Seminars)

27 Jan

Tony Lawson (Cambridge)

"The nature of social reality"
Monday 27th January 2020 8:00pm
Cynthia Beerbower Room, Newnham College (Cambridge Realist Workshops)

27 Jan

Martin Daunton and Marc Buggeln (University of Cambridge and Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin)

"Fiscal Reform in Britain and Germany since 1945"
Monday 27th January 2020 5:00pm
Old Library, Darwin College (Economic and Social History)

27 Jan

Maciej Kotowski (Harvard Kennedy School)

"The Property Rights Theory of Production Networks"
Monday 27th January 2020 12:00pm
Keynes Room, (Special Seminars)

28 Jan

Mathilde Fajardy (EPRG, University of Cambridge )

"The economics of BECCS deployment in a 1.5 degree centrigrade or 2 degree centigrade world"
Tuesday 28th January 2020 12:30pm
Keynes Room, (EPRG Seminars)

28 Jan

James Forder (Oxford)

"Theoretical Expertise and the Weaponizing of the Phillips Curve, 1970-77"
Tuesday 28th January 2020 4:00pm
CRASSH, Alison Richard Building, S2 (Politics of Economics Seminars)

28 Jan

Fred Maeng (Cambridge)

"Debt Crises, Fast and Slow"
Tuesday 28th January 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

28 Jan

Gregor Jarosch (Princeton University)

"Granular Search, Market Structure, and Wages Granular Search, Market Structure and Wages"
Tuesday 28th January 2020 3:30pm
Meade Room, (Macro-INET Seminars)

29 Jan

Richard Tol (University of Sussex)

"The Macroeconomic Impact of Weather and Climate", joint work with Marco Letta and Pierluigi Montalbano
Wednesday 29th January 2020 1:00pm
Common Room, 4th floor, Faculty of Economics (Climate Change Reading Group)

29 Jan

Christine Zulehner (University of Vienna)

"Evaluation of Bidding Groups in First Price Auctions"
Wednesday 29th January 2020 1:00pm
CJBS-W4.05, Cambridge Judge Building (Economics and Policy Group)

29 Jan

Martin Almuzara (CEMFI)

"Heterogeneity in Transitory Income Risk"
Wednesday 29th January 2020 1:00pm
Keynes Room, (Special Seminars)

30 Jan

Carlo Galli (UCL)

"Inflation, default risk and nominal debt"
Thursday 30th January 2020 2:00pm
Meade Room , (Special Seminars)

30 Jan

Mathias Thoenig (Lausanne)

"Reconciliation Narratives: The Birth of a Nation after the US Civil War"
Thursday 30th January 2020 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

03 Feb

Peter Scott (Henley Business School)

"The anatomy of Britain's inter-war super-rich: reconstructing the 1928 `millionaire' population"
Monday 3rd February 2020 5:00pm
Old Library, Darwin College (Economic and Social History)

03 Feb

Stefania Galli (University of Gothenburg)

"Colonial Institutions and Social Stratification: The Case of Nineteenth-century Sierra Leone"
Monday 3rd February 2020 12:00pm
Keynes Room, (Special Seminars)

04 Feb

Randolph Brazier (Energy Networks Association)

"Flexibility markets for electricity in Great Britain"
Tuesday 4th February 2020 12:30pm
Keynes Room, (EPRG Seminars)

04 Feb

Lidia Smitkova - This event has been CANCELLED

"tbc"
Tuesday 4th February 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

04 Feb

Paula Bustos (CEMFI)

"Structural Transformation, Industrial Specialization, and Endogenous Growth"(joint with Juan Manuel Castro Vincenzi, Joan Monras and Jacopo Ponticelli)
Tuesday 4th February 2020 3:30pm
Meade Room, (Macro-INET Seminars)

05 Feb

Johannes Haushofer (Princeton University)

"General Equilibrium Effects of Cash Transfers: Experimental Evidence from Kenya"
Wednesday 5th February 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, (Special Seminars)

05 Feb

Nicolas Schutz (Mannheim)

"An Aggregative Games Approach to Merger Analysis in Multiproduct Firm Oligopoly"
Wednesday 5th February 2020 12:30pm
CJBS-LT1, Cambridge Judge Building (Economics and Policy Group)

05 Feb

Matteo Barigozzi (LSE)

"Quasi Maximum Likelihood Estimation and Inference of Large Approximate Dynamic Factor Models via the EM algorithm"(joint with Matteo Luciani)
Wednesday 5th February 2020 2:00pm
Keynes Room, (Econometrics Seminars)

06 Feb

Johannes Buggle (HEC Lausanne)

"The Refugee's Dilemma: Evidence from Jewish Migration out of Nazi Germany"
Thursday 6th February 2020 12:00pm
Meade Room, (Special Seminars)

06 Feb

NO SEMINAR - This event has been CANCELLED

"TBA"
Thursday 6th February 2020 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

07 Feb

Christian Dippel (UCLA)

"Leadership in Social Networks: Evidence from the Forty-Eighters in the Civil War"
Friday 7th February 2020 2:00pm
Meade Room, (Special Seminars)

10 Feb

Simon Deakin (Cambridge)

"The ontology of the corporation"
Monday 10th February 2020 8:00pm
Cynthia Beerbower Room, Newnham College (Cambridge Realist Workshops)

10 Feb

Sam Van Vactor (Economic Insight, Inc.)

"Historical Perspective on Energy Transitions"
Monday 10th February 2020 1:00pm
Common Room, 4th floor, Faculty of Economics (Climate Change Reading Group)

10 Feb

Anthony Hotson (Centre for Financial History)

"City financiers as patrons in the later seventeenth century"
Monday 10th February 2020 5:00pm
Old Library, Darwin College (Economic and Social History)

11 Feb

Rebecca Ly (EPRG, University of Cambridge)

"The competitive effects of sequential intraday electricity markets: Evidence from Italy "
Tuesday 11th February 2020 12:30pm
Keynes Room , (EPRG Seminars)

11 Feb

Hilary Cooper & Simon Szreter (Cambridge)

"Incentivizing an Ethical Economics"
Tuesday 11th February 2020 4:00pm
CRASSH, Alison Richard Building, S2 (Politics of Economics Seminars)

11 Feb

Christian Roerig (Cambridge)

"Saving Shocks and Business Cycle Fluctuations"(joint with Pontus Rendahl)
Tuesday 11th February 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

11 Feb

Isabela Manelici - This event has been CANCELLED

"The Effects of Joining Multinational Supply Chains: New Evidence from Firm-to-Firm Linkages"
Tuesday 11th February 2020 2:00pm
Meade Room, (Special Seminars)

11 Feb

Francesco Caselli (LSE)

"Economics Growth in a Cooperative Economy"
Tuesday 11th February 2020 3:30pm
Meade Room, (Macro-INET Seminars)

12 Feb

Julius Vainora (Universitat Carlos III De Madrid)

"Network Dependence and Inference"
Wednesday 12th February 2020 1:00pm
Keynes Room, (Special Seminars)

12 Feb

Sean Ennis (UEA)

"Natural Monopoly in Delivery Services"
Wednesday 12th February 2020 12:30pm
CJBS-LT1, Cambridge Judge Building (Economics and Policy Group)

13 Feb

Jonathon Hazell (MIT)

"Downward Rigidity in the Wage for New Hires"
Thursday 13th February 2020 2:00pm
Meade Room, (Special Seminars)

13 Feb

Oriana Bandiera (LSE)

"Why do people stay poor?"
Thursday 13th February 2020 1:00pm
Keynes Room, Please note different room and time to usual (Empirical Micro Seminars)

17 Feb

Laura Diaz Anadon (Department of Land Economy)

"Governments as Partners: The Role of Alliances in U.S. Cleantech Startup Innovation", joint work with Claudia Doblinger and Kavina Surana.
Monday 17th February 2020 1:00pm
Common Room, 4th floor, Faculty of Economics (Climate Change Reading Group)

18 Feb

William Nuttall (The Open University)

"Fossil Fuel Hydrogen: Technical, Economic and Environmental Protential"
Tuesday 18th February 2020 12:30pm
Keynes Room , (EPRG Seminars)

18 Feb

Dan Wales (Cambridge)

"Product Quality, Measured Inflation and Monetary Policy"
Tuesday 18th February 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

18 Feb

Oleg Kitov - This event has been CANCELLED

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Tuesday 18th February 2020 1:00pm
Marshall Room, Faculty of Economics, (Economics and Psychology Reading Group)

18 Feb

Bruno Pellegrino (University of California, Los Angeles)

"Product Differentiation, Oligopoly, and Resource Allocation"
Tuesday 18th February 2020 11:00am
Keynes Room, (Special Seminars)

19 Feb

Bruno Ferman (Sao Paolo School of Economics)

"On the Properties of the Synthetic Control Estimator"
Wednesday 19th February 2020 2:00pm
Keynes Room, (Econometrics Seminar)

19 Feb

Benson Tsz Kin Leung (Cambridge)

"Distracted from Comparison: Product Design and Advertisement with Limited Attention"
Wednesday 19th February 2020 12:00pm
CJBS-W2.01, Cambridge Judge Building (Economics and Policy Group)

19 Feb

Martin O'Connell (IFS, London)

"Corrective tax design in oligopoly"
Wednesday 19th February 2020 11:00am
Meade Room, (Special Seminars)

20 Feb

Dan Hungerman (Notre Dame, visiting LSE)

"Impure Impact Giving: Theory and Evidence"
Thursday 20th February 2020 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

24 Feb

Stephen Pratten (Kings College London)

"Money, social positioning and trust"
Monday 24th February 2020 8:00pm
Cynthia Beerbower Room, Newnham College (Cambridge Realist Workshops)

24 Feb

Benson Tsz Kin Leung (Cambridge)

"Learning in Small/Big World"
Monday 24th February 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, Faculty of Economics, (Theory Workshop)

25 Feb

Aoife Haney (University of Oxford)

"Business model innovation for sustainable development: Lessons from off-grid energy in Sub-Saharan Africa"
Tuesday 25th February 2020 12:30pm
Keynes Room, (EPRG Seminars)

25 Feb

Sir Anthony Seldon (University of Buckingham)

"Three hundred years of Prime Ministers, 1721-2021: how has the office survived and adapted"
Tuesday 25th February 2020 5:00pm
Old Library, Darwin College (Economic and Social History)

25 Feb

Andrea Mennicken - This event has been CANCELLED

"The Politics of Quantification"
Tuesday 25th February 2020 4:00pm
CRASSH, Alison Richard Building, S2 (Politics of Economics Seminars)

25 Feb

Adrian Ochs (Cambridge)

"The Romer & Romer Narrative Shock with Topic Modles"
Tuesday 25th February 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

25 Feb

Daniel Ostry (Cambridge)

"Value-at-Risk Constraints and Exchange Rate Dynamics"
Tuesday 25th February 2020 1:45pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

25 Feb

Steve Heinke (University of Basel)

"On the Role of Similarity in Risk-Taking after Experienced Gains or Loss"
Tuesday 25th February 2020 1:00pm
Marshall Room, Faculty of Economics, (Economics and Psychology Reading Group)

26 Feb

Massimo Motta (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

"Shelving or Developing? The Acquisition of Potential Competitors Under Financial Constraints"
Wednesday 26th February 2020 12:00pm
CJBS-W2.01, Cambridge Judge Building (Economics and Policy Group)

26 Feb

Sophocles Mavroeidis (University of Oxford)

"Identification at the Zero Lower Bound"
Wednesday 26th February 2020 2:00pm
Keynes Room, (Econometrics Seminars)

28 Feb

Janet Currie (Princeton University)

"Additional Seminar On Her Recent Work"
Friday 28th February 2020 5:00pm
Meade Room, (Sir Richard Stone Annual Lecture)

02 Mar

Michael Grubb (University College London)

"Induced Innovation and Path Dependence in Climate Change and Mitigation"
Monday 2nd March 2020 1:00pm
Common Room, 4th floor, Faculty of Economics (Climate Change Reading Group)

03 Mar

Andreas Lange (University of Hamburg)

"Private contributions and the regional scope of public good provision: How donation experiments can inform public policy"
Tuesday 3rd March 2020 12:30pm
Keynes Room, (EPRG Seminars)

03 Mar

Diogo Salgado Baptista (Cambridge)

"Agglomeration Forces and the Spatial Distribution of Industries"
Tuesday 3rd March 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

03 Mar

Tacye Hong (Cambridge)

"The Effects of Trade Policy Uncertainty"
Tuesday 3rd March 2020 1:45pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

03 Mar

Fabio Ghironi - This event has been CANCELLED

"Interest Rate Uncertainty as a Policy Tool"
Tuesday 3rd March 2020 3:30pm
Meade Room, (Macro-INET Seminars)

04 Mar

Andrea Pozzi (EIEF)

"The Extensive Margin of Aggregate Consumption Demand"
Wednesday 4th March 2020 12:30pm
CJBS-KH107, Cambridge Judge Building (Economics and Policy Group)

04 Mar

Abhimanyu Gupta (University of Essex)

"Structural Stability of Infinite-Order Regression", joint with Myung Hwan Seo
Wednesday 4th March 2020 2:00pm
Keynes Room, (Econometrics Seminars)

04 Mar

Volker Nocke (Toulouse School of Economics)

"Consumer Search and Choice Overload", joint with Patrick Rey
Wednesday 4th March 2020 4:00pm
Keynes Room, (Microeconomics Seminars)

05 Mar

Marco Manacorda (Queen Mary)

"The Economics and Politics of Government Aid"
Thursday 5th March 2020 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)

09 Mar

Jana Bacevic (Cambridge)

"Valuation, epistemic positioning, and inequalities"
Monday 9th March 2020 8:00pm
Sidgwick Hall, Newnham College (Cambridge Realist Workshops)

09 Mar

Simon Dietz (London School of Economics)

"Can A Growing World Be Fed When the Climate Is Changing?", joint with Bruno Lanz
Monday 9th March 2020 1:00pm
Common Room, 4th floor, Faculty of Economics (Climate Change Reading Group)

09 Mar

James Grant (Grant's Interest Rate Observer)

"Walter Bagehot: the life and times of the greatest Victorian"
Monday 9th March 2020 5:00pm
Old Library, Darwin College (Economic and Social History)

09 Mar

Mikhail Safronov (Cambridge)

"Efficient Dynamic Allocations in Endowment Economies wtih Linear Utilities and Private Information"
Monday 9th March 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, (Theory Workshop)

10 Mar

Cornel Ban - This event has been CANCELLED

"Resilient Capital: How the Core of Mainstream Macroeconomics Coped with the Great Recession"
Tuesday 10th March 2020 4:00pm
CRASSH, Alison Richard Building, S2 (Politics of Economics Seminars)

10 Mar

Harkeerit Kalsi (Cambridge)

"Geopolitics and the Costs of Economic Uncertainty"joint with Harjoat Bhamra [Imperial] and Raman Uppal [Edhal Business Sch]
Tuesday 10th March 2020 1:00pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

10 Mar

Mar Domenech (Cambridge)

"International Risk Sharing Measurement"
Tuesday 10th March 2020 1:45pm
Meade Room, (Macro PhD Workshop)

10 Mar

Oleg Kitov - This event has been CANCELLED

"The Biological Basis of Economic Behavior by Arthur J. Robson (SFU)"
Tuesday 10th March 2020 1:00pm
Keynes Room, (Economics and Psychology Reading Group)

10 Mar

Joe Kaboski (University of Notre Dame)

"The Stable Transformation Path"
Tuesday 10th March 2020 3:30pm
Meade Room, (Macro-INET Seminars)

11 Mar

Yassine Lefouili (Toulouse School of Economics)

"Mergers and Demand Enhancing Innovation"
Wednesday 11th March 2020 12:30pm
W4.05, Cambridge Judge Building (Economics and Policy Group)

11 Mar

Xinwei Ma - This event has been CANCELLED

"TBA"
Wednesday 11th March 2020 2:00pm
Keynes Room, (Econometrics Seminars)

11 Mar

Benny Moldovanu - This event has been CANCELLED

"Extreme Points and Majorization. Economics Applications."joint with Andreas Kleiner and Philipp Strack
Wednesday 11th March 2020 4:00pm
Keynes Room, (Microeconomics Seminars)

12 Mar

Ruben Durante - This event has been CANCELLED

"TBA"
Thursday 12th March 2020 4:00pm
Meade Room, (Empirical Micro Seminars)