University of Bath

Department of Economics seminars 2017-18

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Seminars cover a wide range of economic topics

September 2017

Thursday 28 September

Matching with homophily

Speaker: Dr Sonal Yadav (Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi and the University of Padua)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

October 2017

Wednesday 11 October

Testing Beta-Pricing Models Using Large Cross-Sections

Speaker: Professor Paolo Zaffaroni (Imperial College London)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Wednesday 18 October

Talent matters: Evidence from mathematics

Speaker: Dr Patrick Gaule (University of Bath)

Time: 1.15 to 2.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Rational betting and corrupt bookmaking

Speaker: Dr Bibhas Saha (Durham University)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Wednesday 25 October

Evaluating education systems

Speaker: Professor Nicolas Gravel (Aix-Marseille University)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Deciphering footsteps in the academic commons: Is economics a science or social science?

Speaker: Professor John Hudson (University of Bath)

Time: 1.15 to 2.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

November 2017

Wednesday 1 November

External seminar in microeconomics

Speaker: Professor Jean-Jacques Herings (Maastricht University)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Health information, prioritisation and dietary choices: Evidence from a laboratory experiment

Speaker: Dr Jonathan James (University of Bath)

Time: 1.15 to 2.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Wednesday 8 November

Central Banks Going Long

Speaker: Professor Ricardo Reis (London School of Economics)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Financial market illiquidity shocks and macroeconomic dynamics: Evidence from the UK

Speaker: Dr Michael Ellington (Liverpool)

Time: 1.15 to 2.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Wednesday 22 November

Macroprudential policies and credit creation

Speaker: Dr Tim Robinson (University of Melbourne)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Inference on a semiparametric model with global power law and local nonparametric trends

Speaker: Dr Bin Peng

Time: 1.15 to 2.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Wednesday 29 November

The effect of changing financial incentives in the family on youth outcomes

Speaker: Dr Anna Zhu (University of Melbourne)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Internal speaker seminar

Speaker: Dr Andreea Halunga (University of Bath)

Time: 1.15 to 2.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

December 2017

Wednesday 6 December

Unemployment (fears) and deflationary spirals

Speaker: Professor Wouter Den Haan ( London School of Economics)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Condorcet-winning public information in oligopolistic markets

Speaker: Ching-Jen Sun (Deakin University)

Time: 1.15 to 2.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Wednesday 13 December

Banks as potentially crooked secret-keepers

Speaker: Tim Jackson (Cardiff University)

Time: 1.15 to 3.05pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

February 2018

Wednesday 7 February 2018

External seminar in Economic Theory

Speaker: Dr Angel Hernando-Veciana (University Carlos III Madrid)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Wednesday 14 February 2018

Internal seminar in Economic Theory

Speaker: Dr Jörg Franke

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

The nature of firm growth

Speaker: Dr Vincent Sterk (UCL)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Wednesday 21 February 2018

Internal seminar in Economic Theory

Speaker: Dr Javier Rivas

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Intermediation with Price Competition

Speaker: Professor Klaus Ritzberger (Royal Holloway, University of London)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Tuesday 27 February 2018

The distributional effects of trade: Theory and evidence from the United State

Speaker: Dr Xavier Jaravel (London School of Economics)

Time: 2.30 to 4.00pm

Venue: Chancellors' Building 3.6

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March 2018

Wednesday 7 March 2018

Internal seminar in Experimental Economics

Speaker: Dr Subhasish Chowdhury

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

All-Pay contests with expectation-based loss-averse players

Speaker: Dr Ayse Gul Mermer (University of Manchester)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Wednesday 14 March 2018

Internal seminar in Experimental Economics

Speaker: Dr Kei Tsutsui

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Lift and shift: The effect of fundraising interventions in charity space and time

Speaker: Professor Sarah Smith (University of Bristol)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Wednesday 21 March 2018

Nonparametric estimation of time-varying parameters in nonlinear models

Speaker: Professor Dennis Kristensen (UCL)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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April 2018

Wednesday 11 April 2018

Internal seminar in Economic Theory

Speaker: Dr Janos Flesch (Maastricht University)

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Separating predicted randomness from noise

Speaker: Dr Miguel Ballester (University of Oxford)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Wednesday 18 April 2018

Internal seminar in Econometrics

Speaker: Dr Nikolaos Sakkas

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

External seminar in Economic Theory

Speaker: Professor Ronny Razin (London School of Economics)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Wednesday 25 April 2018

Internal seminar in Econometrics

Speaker: Professor Menelaos Karanaso (Brunel University)

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Intercept estimation in (non-)additive semiparametric sample selection models

Speaker: Dr Daniel Gutknecht (University of Mannheim)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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May 2018

Wednesday 2 May 2018

Entry through the narrow door: the costs of just failing high stakes exams

Speaker: Professor Sandra McNally (University of Surrey)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Wednesday 9 May 2018

Internal seminar in Macroeconomics

Speaker: Dr Nikolaos Kokonas

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Cancelled: External seminar in Labour Economics

The seminar with Dr Manuel Bagues (Aalto University) will no longer take place.

June 2018

Wednesday 6 June 2018

Internal seminar in Macroeconomics

Speaker: Dr Pietro Dindo, University of Venice

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

External seminar in Labour Economics

Speaker: Dr Aline Buitikofer (Norwegian School of Economics)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Wednesday 13 June 2018

Internal seminar in Monetary Economics

Speaker: Professor Chris Martin

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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A dynamic theory of random price discount

Speaker: Dr Daniel Garrett (Toulouse School of Economics)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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Monday 18 June 2018

Gender, beliefs and coordination with externalities

Speaker: Professor Philip Grossman (Monash University)

Time: 1.15 to 2.05pm

Venue: 3 East, 2.2

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Migrant networks and investment promotion: Evidence from the United States

Speaker: Dr Christopher Parsons (University of Western Australia)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East, 3.5

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Wednesday 20 June 2018

Internal seminar in Economic Theory

Speaker: Dr Andreas Schaefer

Time: 1.15 to 2.15pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

Liquidity requirements and the risk taking channel of monetary policy

Speaker: Professor Cyril Monnet (University of Bern)

Time: 4.15 to 5.45pm

Venue: 3 East 3.5

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