The research seminar is a platform where invited researchers present their work. All lectures are open to the public and address economists and graduate students (MA, PhD level).

Administration: If you would like to book a slot, or in order to receive regular information on the research seminar, please contact Yvonne Mery at forschungsseminar-wwz@clutterunibas.ch.

Responsible faculty members ST 2021: Georg Nöldeke (coordinator), Catherine Roux, Ola Mahmoud, and Sarah Lein

Zoom-Link provided with the invitation to the seminar. Non-members of the faculty please contact: forschungsseminar-wwz@clutterunibas.ch


Program Spring Term 2021

 

All seminars are open to the public and usually take place on Tuesdays from 12:30 pm to 13:45 pm (Zoom, hybrid, or on-site subject to change).

Date

Time

Place

Invited speaker

Host

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

12:30

ZoomProf. Botond Kőszegi, Central European University (CEU)

"Procrastination Markets"
C. Roux

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

16:15

Zoom

Prof. Ross Levine, Berkeley Haas

"Competition Laws, Ownership, and Corporate Social Responsibility"

O.Mahmoud

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

16:15Zoom

Prof. Hersh Shefrin, Santa Clara University

"Financial Service Providers, AI, Satisficing, and the Human Touch In the Market for Financial Nudges and Boosts"

O.Mahmoud

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

12:30Zoom

Prof. Anna Dreber Almenberg, Stockholm School of Economics

"(Predicting) replications"

C.Roux, O.Mahmoud, S.M.Lein

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

16:15

Zoom

Prof. Stephan Meier, Columbia Business School

"Gender Differences in Preferences of Meaning at Work"

A. Stutzer

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

12:30

tbc

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

17:00Zoom

Prof. Severin Borenstein, University of California, Berkeley

"Do Two Electricity Pricing Wrongs Make a Right? Cost Recovery, Externalities, and Efficiency"

B.Hintermann

Monday, April 19, 2021

12:30

Zoom

Prof. Andrea Vedolin, Boston University

"Model Complexity, Expectations, and Asset Prices"

P.Gantenbein

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

16:15

Zoom

Prof. Louis Preonas, University of Maryland

"Groundwater, Energy, and Crop Choice"

B.Hintermann

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

16:15

Zoom

Prof. Janet M. Box-Steffensmeier, Ohio State University / President of the American Political Science Association

"Connections Among Political Actors"

A.Kachi

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

12:30

Zoom/hybrid tbc

Prof. Hans Gersbach, ETH Zurich

"Artificial Intelligence as Learning Capital"

R.Weder

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

12:30

Zoom/hybrid tbc

Prof. Dr. Daniel Kaufmann, Université de Neuchâtel

"Do Sticky Wages Matter? New Evidence from Matched Firm-Survey and Register Data"

S.M.Lein

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

12:30

Zoom/hybrid tbcDr. Jakob Miethe, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

"Offshore real estate investment. Economic incentives, secrecy motives, and ultimate ownership"
K.Schmidheiny

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

16:15

Zoom

Prof. Lucija Muehlenbachs, University of Calgary

"Cash versus in-kind settlements: Evidence from environmental enforcement cases"

B.Hintermann