Department of Economics

Department Seminar

Department of Economics hosts a seminar series in English where everybody is most welcome to attend. The seminars usually take place on Mondays between 13:00-14:00 at the Department of Economics, Meeting room 2nd floor (room 2.80), Porcelænshaven 16A, 2000 Frederiksberg. Any questions regarding the content of the seminars should be directed to Associate professor Cedric Schneider ( and Associate Professor Battista Severgnini ( We hope to see you.



Upcoming seminars 2018


Fall 2018

September 21, 2018
Speaker: Robert A. Miller, Carnegie Mellon University
Title: Winning by default: Why is there so little competition in government procurement?

September 24 2018
Presenter: Pontus Rendahl, Cambridge University
Title: Labor Income Risk, Asset Prices, And Unemployment Cyclicality

October 8, 2018
Speaker: Yanos Zylberberg, University of Bristol
Title: Unemployment insurance and learning: Evidence from reservation wages.

October 15, 2018
Speaker: Massimo Anelli, University of Bocconi
Title: tba

October 22, 2018
Speaker: Andrei Markevich, New Economics School-Moscow
Title: tba

October 29, 2018
Speaker: Michele Battisti, University of Glasgow
Title: tba

November 5, 2018
Speaker: Giovanni Mellace, Southern University of Denmark
Title: tba

November 12, 2018
Margaret Davenport, Uni Lausanne
Title: tba

November 19, 2018
Speaker: Maximilian Mihm, New York University Abu Dhabi
Title: tba

November 22, 2018
Speaker: Samreen Malik, New York University Abu Dhabi
Title: tba

November 26, 2018
Presenter: Bent Jesper Christensen, Århus university
Title: tba

December 3, 2018
Presenter: Salome Baslandze, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (Italy)
Title: tba


Previous Seminars 2018

February 23, 2018
Speaker: Georg Schaur, University og Tenessee
Title: Border Processing, Trade Costs and New Trade Policy

March 5, 2018
Katalin Springel, Resources for the Future
Title: Network Externality and Subsidy Structure in Two-Sided Markets: Evidence from Elctric Vehicle Incentives

March 12, 2018
David Hemous, University of Zurich
Title: Automating Labor: Evidence from Patents Data

March 19,  2018
Albert Satorra BrucartUniversity Pompeu Fabra
Title: Univariate Versus Multivariate Modeling of Panel Data: Model Specification and Godness-of-Fit Testing

March 26, 2018
Speaker: Aurelien Baillon
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Title: Bayesian elicitation of Unverifiable truths

April 9, 2018
r: Sebastian Schwenen, Technical University of Munich
Title: Fighting Climate Change with Disclosure? The Real Effects of Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Emission Disclosure

April 18, 2018
Speaker: Ofer Setty, Tel Aviv University

Title: On the Provision of Unemployment Insurance when Workers are Ex-anta Heterogeneous

April 23, 2018
: Bastian SchultzÅrhus University
Title: Labor Market Sorting in Germany

April 30, 2018
: Pau Milan, University Autonoma de Barcelona
Title: Informal Risk Sharing with Local Information

May 14. 2018
Speaker: Tomas Sjöström, Rutgers University

Title: Free to Choose: Testing the Pure Motivation Effect of Autonomous Choice

May 31, 2018
Speaker: Claudio Piga, Keele University

Title: The Hidden Side of Dynamic Pricining: Evidence from the Airline Market

June 4, 2018
Speaker: Ina Jakel, Århus University

Title: Superstar Exporters: An Empirical Investigation of Strategic Interactions on Danish Export Market

June 6, 2018
Speaker: Theodore Papageorgiou, McGill University

Geography, Search Frictions and Endogenous Trade Costs

June 11, 2018
Martina Viarengo, The Graduate Institute Geneva
Title: Nation-Building through Compulsory Schooling during the Age of Mass Migration

June 18, 2018
Speaker: Ronald Bachmann, RWI Essen

Titel: Long run patterns of Labour Market Polarization: Evidence from German Micro data.

June 22, 2018
Speaker: David Rapson, UC Davis

Titel: Estimating Demand for Electric Vehicles in Low- and Middle-income Households

June 27, 2018
Speaker: Emilio Carrizosa, Universidad de Sevilla
Title: On Sparse Classification Models

August 27, 2018
James Feigenbaum, Utah State University
Title: Capital in a Segregated Economy

September 3, 2018
: Morten Tabor, Copenhagen University
Title: Knightian Uncertainty Expectations: Unforeseeable structural change, consistent reprentations of Market Forecast, and sentiments.

September 10, 2018
Speaker: Annette Alstadsæter, Norwegian University of Life science

Title: Tax Evasion and Inequality

 Upcoming seminars 2019
Forår 2019

March 11, 2019
Joseph-Simon Görlach, Bocconi University
Title: tba

March 18, 2019
Roberto Weber, University of Zurich
Title: tba

May 27, 2019
Michael Sigenthaler, ETH Zurich
Title: tba


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