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Faculty of Economics

For more information about Subject Seminars please contact seminars@econ.cam.ac.uk

Due to COVID-19 this years Seminars will be taking place online

26 Apr

George Charlson (Cambridge)

"Big data, big profits: demographic data and segmentation"
Monday 26th April 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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27 Apr

S.M. Amadae (MIT)

"Systemic discrimination and neoliberal capitalism "
Tuesday 27th April 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Politics of Economics)

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27 Apr

Christian Rörig (Cambridge)

"High-dimensional macroeconomic policy effects: A semi-parametric approach" Adrian Ochs
Tuesday 27th April 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

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27 Apr

Ramit Debnath (Cambridge)

"Contextualising energy justice in poverty using natural language processing "
Tuesday 27th April 2021 2:00pm
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28 Apr

Juan Carlos Escanciano (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

"Irregular Identification of Structural Models with Nonparametric Unobserved Heterogeneity"
Wednesday 28th April 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Econometrics Seminars)

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28 Apr

Laurent Mathevet - This event has been CANCELLED

"tbc"
Wednesday 28th April 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

03 May

Aytek Erdil - This event has been CANCELLED

"tbc"
Monday 3rd May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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04 May

Zeina Hasna - This event has been CANCELLED

"tbc"
Tuesday 4th May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

04 May

Leonardo Meeus (Vlerick Business School)

"Future of electricity markets with distribution network constraints"
Tuesday 4th May 2021 2:00pm
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05 May

Ismael Mourifié (University of Toronto)

"Layered sensitivity analysis in program evaluation using the MTE" with Y. Wan
Wednesday 5th May 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Econometrics Seminars)

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05 May

Pietro Ortoleva (Princeton University)

"Caution and reference effect"
Wednesday 5th May 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

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06 May

Rob Engle (New York University Stern School of Business)

"Climate Risk and the Pandemic"
Thursday 6th May 2021 5:00pm
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07 May

Krishna Dasaratha (Harvard)

"Innovation and Strategic Network Formation"
Friday 7th May 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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10 May

Joerg Kalbfuss (Cambridge)

"Macroscopic Firms"
Monday 10th May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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11 May

Maryam Vaziri (Cambridge )

"Antitrust Law and Business Dynamism"
Tuesday 11th May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

11 May

Joe Aldy (Harvard Kennedy School )

"The Competitiveness Impacts of Climate Change"
Tuesday 11th May 2021 2:00pm
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12 May

Petra Todd (University of Pennsylvania), Flavio Cunha (Rice University) and Pengpeng Xiao (Duke University)

"Early Life Skills and Human Capital Development"
Wednesday 12th May 2021 2:00pm
Mini conference registration click on link below to register by 4pm 11th May (Empirical Micro Seminar)

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12 May

Elliot Lipnowski (Columbia University)

"Optimal Political Career Dynamics"
Wednesday 12th May 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

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13 May

Gabriel Ulyssea - This event has been CANCELLED

"tbc"
Thursday 13th May 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Empirical Micro Seminars)

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14 May

Kevin He (Pennsylvania)

"Aggregative Efficiency of Bayesian Learning in Networks" joint with Krishna Dasaratha
Friday 14th May 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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17 May

Darren Hoover (Cambridge)

"Social distancing in coupled metapopulations"
Monday 17th May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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18 May

cancelled - This event has been CANCELLED


Tuesday 18th May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

18 May

Tiago Cavalcanti - This event has been CANCELLED

"tbc"
Tuesday 18th May 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Macro-INET Seminars)

18 May

Geoffroy Dolphin (Resources for the Future)

"Embedded carbon prices, border carbon adjustment and patterns of trade"
Tuesday 18th May 2021 2:00pm
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19 May

Frank Windmeijer (University of Oxford)

"The Confidence Interval Method for Selecting Valid Instrumental Variables"
Wednesday 19th May 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Econometrics Seminars)

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19 May

Benny Moldovanu (University of Bonn)

"Optimal Auctions: Non-Expected Utility and Constant Risk Aversion" (joint with Alex Gershkov, Philipp Strack and Mengxi Zhang), University of Bonn, 2021
Wednesday 19th May 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

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21 May

Sanjeev Goyal (Cambridge)

"Social Structure, the State, and Economic Performance" joint with Y. Bramoulle
Friday 21st May 2021 2:00pm (Networks Webinar)

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24 May

Sanjeev Goyal - This event has been CANCELLED

"tbc"
Monday 24th May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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25 May

Lukas Freund (Cambridge)


Tuesday 25th May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

25 May

Andrew Atkeson (UCLA), Burcu Eyigungor (Philadelphia FED), and Marc Meilitz (Harvard) (Cambridge)

"Recent Trends in the Aggregate Economy from a Firm Perspective: What do we know? mini conference"
Tuesday 25th May 2021 4:00pm
Zoom Mini Conference (Macro-INET Seminars) - Register Here

25 May

Zeynep Clulow (EPRG, Cambridge University)

"Comparing public attitudes towards energy technologies in Australia and the UK: The role of political ideology"
Tuesday 25th May 2021 2:00pm
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26 May

Yingni Guo (Northwestern University)

"Robust Monopoly Regulation" (joint with Eran Shmaya)
Wednesday 26th May 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

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26 May

Salvatore Lattanzio (Cambridge)

"The Peer Effect on Future Wages in the Workplace"
Wednesday 26th May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Cambridge-UCL Empirical Micro PhD Workshop)

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28 May

Arthur Campbell (Monash)

"Competing Diffusions in a Social Network" joint with Yves Zenou and Matthew Leister
Friday 28th May 2021 11:00am
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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31 May

Sam Jindani (Cambridge)

"Comparative statics with coalition formation"
Monday 31st May 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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01 Jun

Yiming Xu (Cambridge)


Tuesday 1st June 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

01 Jun

Keith Bell (Strathclyde University)

"The Texas blackouts and generation adequacy challenges in Britain"
Tuesday 1st June 2021 2:00pm
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02 Jun

Wolfgang Pesendorfer (Princeton University)

"Lindahl Equilibrium as a Collective Choice Rule" (joint with Faruk Gul)
Wednesday 2nd June 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

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02 Jun

Nikolas Kuhlen (Cambridge)

"Endogenous Technology Space"
Wednesday 2nd June 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Cambridge-UCL Empirical Micro PhD Workshop)

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03 Jun

Isabella Weber (University of Massachusetts Amherst)

"How China Escaped Shock Therapy in conversation with Raffaele Danna (Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies)"
Thursday 3rd June 2021 6:00pm
Zoom (Politics of Economics)

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04 Jun

Theresa Kuchler (NYU Stern)

"Social Networks Shape Beliefs And Behavior: Evidence From Social Distancing During The Covid-19 Pandemic"
Friday 4th June 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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07 Jun

Felix Mylius (Cambridge)

"Application Costs in Matching Markets"
Monday 7th June 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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08 Jun

Juan Carlos Ruiz-Garcia (Cambridge)

"Allocation Efficiency over the Firm Life Cycle"
Tuesday 8th June 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Macro-INET Seminars)

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08 Jun

Alexander MacKay (Harvard Business School)

"Deregulation, market power, and prices: Evidence from the electricity sector"
Tuesday 8th June 2021 2:00pm
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09 Jun

Laura Doval (Columbia Business School)

"Optimal mechanism for the sale of a durable good" (joint with Vasiliki Skreta)
Wednesday 9th June 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

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09 Jun

Alex Savu (Cambridge)

"The Local Political Economy of Austerity: Lessons from Hospital Closures in Romania"
Wednesday 9th June 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Cambridge-UCL Empirical Micro PhD Workshop)

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11 Jun

Sharun Mukand (Warwick)

"Scholars at Risk: Academic Networks and the Escape from Nazi Germany"
Friday 11th June 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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14 Jun

Sanjeev Goyal (Cambridge)

"Learning in Canonical Networks (with Syngjoo Choi, Fred Moisan and Tony To) "
Monday 14th June 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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15 Jun

Rhys Bidder (Cambridge)

"Ask the banks: DSGE models through the lens of stress test data"
Tuesday 15th June 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Macro-INET Seminars)

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15 Jun

David Newbery (EPRG, University of Cambridge)

"Reforming renewables support mechanisms"
Tuesday 15th June 2021 2:00pm
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16 Jun

Karolos Arapakis (UCL)

"Transition costs and the optimal U.S. Social Security system"
Wednesday 16th June 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Cambridge-UCL Empirical Micro PhD Workshop)

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13 Jul

Aditya Balasubramanian (Australian National University)

"In conversation with Pedro Ramos Pinto on Economic Vocabulary and Opposition Politics in India"
Tuesday 13th July 2021 11:00am
Zoom (Politics of Economics)

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