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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

13 Jan


Wednesday 13th January 2021 3:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Reading Group)

19 Jan

Monica Giuletti (Loughborough University)

"A novel approach to marginal emissions factors: Evidence from the UK and Italy"
Tuesday 19th January 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (EPRG Seminars)

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22 Jan

Simon Board (UCLA)

"Learning Dynamics in Social Networks" (w/Moritz Meyer-ter-Vehn)
Friday 22nd January 2021 5:00pm
Zoom (Cambridge-INET Networks Webinar)

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25 Jan

This Week's Meeting


Monday 25th January 2021 10:00am
Zoom (Identity, Social Norms and Institutions)

25 Jan

Matthew Elliott (Cambridge)

"Market Segmentation through Information" (joint with Andrea Galeotti and Andrew Koh)
Monday 25th January 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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26 Jan

Balduin Bippus (Cambridge)

"Short-Time Work: A useful stabilisation policy during pandemics and other crises?"
Tuesday 26th January 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

26 Jan

Tony Roulstone (Cambridge University)

"Economics of small reactors: From a series of one-off projects to a program of production-engineered systems"
Tuesday 26th January 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (EPRG Seminars)

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29 Jan

Francesca Parise (Cornell)

"Analysis And Interventions In Large Network Games: Graphon Games And Graphon Contagion"
Friday 29th January 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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01 Feb

This Week's Meeting


Monday 1st February 2021 10:00am
Zoom (Identity, Social Norms and Institutions)

01 Feb

Cristina Gualdani (Toulouse)

"Identification in Discrete Choice Models with Imperfect Information" (joint with Shruti Sinha)
Monday 1st February 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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02 Feb

Paula Gobbi, (Universite Libra de Bruxelles) David Lagakos (Boston University) Ananth Seshadri (UW-Madison)

"Growth and Human Capital Mini Conference"
Tuesday 2nd February 2021 3:00pm
Zoom Online Meeting (Please follow link to register) (Macro-INET Seminars)

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02 Feb

Zeina Hasna (EPRG, Cambridge University)

"The grass is greener (and richer) on the other side: Evidence from the United States"
Tuesday 2nd February 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (EPRG Seminars)

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05 Feb

Konstantin Sonin (University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy)

"Persuasion on Networks (w/ Georgy Egorov)"
Friday 5th February 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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08 Feb

Mikhail Safronov (Cambridge)

"Precedent on the Supreme Court" (joint with Daniel Seidmann)
Monday 8th February 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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09 Feb

Zeina Hasna (Cambridge)

"The Grass is Greener On The Other Side: Evidence on Green Multipliers from the United States"
Tuesday 9th February 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

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09 Feb

Adam Hutchinson (Ofgem)

"Information asymmetries in price controls and emerging issues in electricity distribution"
Tuesday 9th February 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (EPRG Seminars)

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12 Feb

David Baqaee (UCLA)

"Entry vs. Rents (w/Emmanuel Farhi) "
Friday 12th February 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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15 Feb

Xin Gao (Cambridge)

"Deliberating Endogenous Information in Committees"
Monday 15th February 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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16 Feb

Timo Haber (Cambridge)

"Financial factors, firm size and potential"
Tuesday 16th February 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

16 Feb

Melissa Lott (Columbia University)

"Accelerating the energy transition: The power sector"
Tuesday 16th February 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (EPRG Seminars)

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19 Feb

Antonio Cabrales (UCL)

"Network formation and heterogeneous risks (w/Piero Gottardi) "
Friday 19th February 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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22 Feb

TBC - This event has been CANCELLED

"TBC"
Monday 22nd February 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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23 Feb

Xiaocong Zhang (Cambridge)

"Property Market and Public Policy: An Estimated DSGE Model on China"
Tuesday 23rd February 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

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23 Feb

Iivo Vehvilainen (Aalto University)

"Do consumers gain when new technologies improve the efficiency of goods trade?"
Tuesday 23rd February 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (EPRG Seminars)

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23 Feb

23 Feb

Verena Halsmayer & Erich Hounshell (University of Lucerne)

"How Does Economic Knowledge Have a Politics?"
Tuesday 23rd February 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Politics of Economics)

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24 Feb

Pedro H. C. Sant'Anna (Vanderbilt University )

"Efficient Estimation for Staggered Rollout Designs"
Wednesday 24th February 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Econometrics Seminars)

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26 Feb

Mohammad Akbarpour (Stanford)

"Socioeconomic Network Heterogeneity and Pandemic Policy Response"
Friday 26th February 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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01 Mar

Sam Jindani (Cambridge)

"A Stepping Stone Approach to Understanding Harmful Norms "
Monday 1st March 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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02 Mar

Radu Cristea (Cambridge)

"Can Alternative Data Improve the Accuracy of Dynamic Factor Model Nowcasts?"
Tuesday 2nd March 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

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02 Mar

Xiaoxiao Zhang (Cambridge)

"Production Network and Monetary Transmission"
Tuesday 2nd March 2021 1:45pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

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02 Mar

Mark Lewis (BNP Paribas)

"Green hydrogen and the EU Emissions Trading System"
Tuesday 2nd March 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (EPRG Seminars)

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02 Mar

Nicholas Bloom (Stanford University) Sara Moreira (Northwestern University) Adriano A. Rampini (Duke University)

"From Firms to the Aggregate Economy: The Role of Financial Frictions"
Tuesday 2nd March 2021 3:45pm
Zoom (Macro-INET Seminars)

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03 Mar

Gábor Lugosi (Pompeu Fabra University)

"On estimating the mean of a random vector"
Wednesday 3rd March 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Econometrics Seminars)

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03 Mar

Aislinn Bohren (University of Pennsylvania)

"Inaccurate Statistical Discrimination: An Idenification Problem"
Wednesday 3rd March 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

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04 Mar

Suphanit Piyapromdee (UCL)

"The Anatomy of Sorting - Evidence from Danish Data"
Thursday 4th March 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Empirical Micro Seminars)

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05 Mar

Ana Babus (Washington University in St Louis)

"Markets for Financial Innovation" (with Kinda Hachem, University of Virginia & NBER)
Friday 5th March 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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08 Mar

Keith Chan (Cambridge)

"Redistributive Effects of Labour Market Frictions"
Monday 8th March 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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09 Mar

Charles Parry (Cambridge)

"Financial Frictions and Market Structure"
Tuesday 9th March 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

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09 Mar

Deniz Atalar (Cambridge)

"Quality Upgrading During Trade Liberalisation: Third-Country Effects"
Tuesday 9th March 2021 1:45pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

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09 Mar

Luca Taschini (Edinburgh Business School)

"Flexibility premium of emissions permits"
Tuesday 9th March 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (EPRG Seminars)

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10 Mar

Tatiana Komarova (LSE)

"Identification and Formal Privacy Guarantees"
Wednesday 10th March 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Econometrics Seminars)

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10 Mar

Leeat Yariv (Princeton University)

"Dominance Solvability in Random Games"
Wednesday 10th March 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

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12 Mar

Mihai Manea (Stony Brook )

"Bargaining with Exclusionary Commitments (with Dilip Abreu)"
Friday 12th March 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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15 Mar

Adrian Chung (Cambridge)

"Multidimensional screening in centralised college admissions" (joint with Jimmy Chan)
Monday 15th March 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Theory Workshop)

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16 Mar

Niklas Schmitz (Cambridge)

"Monetary Policy, Tail Risk, and Risk Aversion"
Tuesday 16th March 2021 1:00pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

16 Mar

Naoki Yago (Cambridge)

"Dominant Currency Debt, Firm Heterogeneity and Monetary Policy"
Tuesday 16th March 2021 1:45pm
Zoom (Macro PhD Workshop)

16 Mar

Vasco Carvalho - This event has been CANCELLED

"tbc"
Tuesday 16th March 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Macro-INET Seminars)

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17 Mar

Liudas Giraitis (QMUL)

"Estimation of time-varying covariance matrices for large datasets"
Wednesday 17th March 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Econometrics Seminars)

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17 Mar

Joel Watson (University of California, San Diego)

"Theoretical Foundations of Relational Incentive Contracts""Theoretical Foundations of Relational Incentive Contracts"
Wednesday 17th March 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Microeconomics Seminars)

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18 Mar

Leonardo Bursztyn (University of Chicago)

"Disguising Prejudice"
Thursday 18th March 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Empirical Micro Seminars)

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19 Mar

Fernando Vega-Redondo (Bocconi)

"Riot networks and the Tullock Paradox: an application to the Egyptian Arab Spring" (joint with Lachlan Deer (Tilburg University), Michael Konig (VU Amsterdam), and Chih-Sheng Hsie (National Taiwan University)
Friday 19th March 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Networks Webinar)

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19 Mar

George Charlson (University of Cambridge)

"Big data, big profits: demographic data and segmentation"
Friday 19th March 2021 4:00pm
Zoom (Networks Reading Group)

23 Mar

Gerardo Serra (University of Manchester )

"Marching with the Times: Quantification and Temporalities in 1960s Ghana"
Tuesday 23rd March 2021 2:00pm
Zoom (Politics of Economics)

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06 Apr

Diane Coyle (University of Cambridge)

"The Past and Future of Economic Globalism: Quinn Slobodian in conversation with Diane Coyle."
Tuesday 6th April 2021 3:00pm
Zoom (Politics of Economics)

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