Coordinators: Ruben Durante, Joan Monràs and Luigi Pascali

Academic year: 2019-2020

Day: Wednesday

Time: 13.00

Room: 20.183

 

1st TERM
DATE SPEAKER TITLE NOTE
September, 18 Ana Rodriguez (UPF and Barcelona GSE) “The impact of the female advantage in education on marriage and fertility”  
September, 25 Erqi Ge (UPF and Barcelona GSE) “Social Network, Career Concern and Interregional Trade in China”  
October, 2 Ana Costa (UPF and Barcelona GSE) "The economic effects of children's health shocks on the families"  
October, 9 Sebastien Willis (UPF and Barcelona GSE) "Segregation, coworker networks, and the careers of migrants in Germany"
DIFFERENT ROOM: 20.179
October, 16 Flavio Hafner (UPF and Barcelona GSE) "Labor Market Competition, Wages and Worker Mobility"  
October, 23 Niko Scholl (UPF and Barcelona GSE)
"Why do politicians specialize in policy issues relevant to their own social group? Using social media to document how citizen feedback shapes politicians' issue attention" (with A. Gallego and G. Le Mens)
DIFFERENT ROOM: 24.021
October, 30 Andras Jagadits (UPF and Barcelona GSE) "The effect of outmigration on industrial growth - Evidence from (Austria)-Hungary in the Age of Mass Migration"
DIFFERENT ROOM: 24.021
November, 13 Sebastian Ellingsen (UPF and Barcelona GSE) "Maritime Trade and Long-Run Development”
DIFFERENT ROOM: 24.021
November, 20 Maria Petrova (UPF and Barcelona GSE) “Are Political and Charitable Giving Substitutes? Evidence from the United States”  
November, 27 Milena Djourelova (UPF and Barcelona GSE) “More than Words? Media, Immigration and Persuasion through Slanted Language”  
December, 4 Miguel Espinosa (UPF and Barcelona GSE) “The Value of Relational Collusive Arrangements in the Colombia Electricity Market"  
December, 11 Catia Nicodemo (University of Oxford) TBA
CANCELLED
December, 18 Abel Brodeur (University of Ottawa)  “Does Conflict fuel Racial Prejudice? Evidence from the Iraq War”
DIFFERENT TIME: 12:00

 

2nd TERM
DATE SPEAKER TITLE NOTE
February, 18 Nuria Rodriguez (Queens College) "Long-Term Effects of Home Economics Education on Adults’ Time Use" (with Hiromi Hara)  
February, 25 Gianmarco León (UPF and Barcelona GSE) 

"The Supply and Demand Effects of Financial Incentives: Evidence from Branchless Banking Agents in Indonesia" (with E. Deserrano and F. Witoelar)

DIFFERENT DAY: TUESDAY
March, 4 Miriam Artiles (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

"Within-group heterogeneity in a multiethnic society"

 
March, 11 Joan Monras (UPF and Barcelona GSE) 

"The regional impact of economic shocks: Why immigration is different than import competition"

PLEASE, NOTE DIFFERENT ROOM: 20.183
March, 18 Ruben Durante (UPF and Barcelona GSE) 

"The virus of fear: the impact of ebola on U.S. 2014 elections"

GOOGLE HANGOUTS MEET
March, 25 Aleksandra Peeva (Free University of Berlin) 

"Did sanctions help Putin?"

GOOGLE HANGOUTS MEET

 

3rd TERM
DATE SPEAKER TITLE NOTE
April, 1 Alessio Romari

"Do Far-Right Mayors Increase the Probability of Hate Crimes? Evidence from Italy"

GOOGLE HANGOUTS MEET
April, 8 Andrea Fabiani (UPF and Barcelona GSE) 

"Media Capture by Banks" (joint with Ruben Durante and José Luis Peydró)

GOOGLE HANGOUTS MEET
April, 15 Giorgio Gulino (UPF and Barcelona GSE) 

"Corruption Corrupts: Scandals and Supermarket Thefts"

GOOGLE HANGOUTS MEET
April, 21 Maria Petrova (UPF) 

"Automation and Support for Populist Politics"

DIFFERENT DAY: TUESDAY
ZOOM
April, 29 Sofia Trommlerova (UPF and Barcelona GSE) 

"Prenatal Cash Transfers and Infant Health"   

ZOOM
May, 6 TBA   TBA
GOOGLE HANGOUTS MEET
May, 13 Tanya Surovtseva (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

"Economic Impact of Local Demand ShocksStudy of the Tourism Sector" (with Libertad González)

GOOGLE HANGOUTS MEET
May, 20 Gregori Galofre-Vila (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

"Quantifying the impact of cash transfers on infant mortality: the role of the 1935 Aid to Dependent Children"

ZOOM MEETING
June, 3 Akhil Ilango (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

"Sleeping with the enemy: evidence from foreign lobbying in the US" (with Miguel Espinosa)

ZOOM MEETING
June, 10

Sergi Jimenez (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

"The right to retire early and mortality" (with Cristina Belles and Han Ye)

ZOOM MEETING