Research Seminar

Research Seminar

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 level). Ph.D. students are expected to regularly attend the research seminar.

If would like to receive regular information on the research seminar, please contact Yvonne Mery at forschungsseminar-wwz-at-unibas.ch.

Responsible faculty members ST 2018: Rolf Weder, Heinz Zimmermann, Antonio Loprieno
Administration: Yvonne Mery

Program Spring Term 2018

All seminars are open to the public and ususally take place on Tuesdays from 12:30 pm to 13:45 pm (seminar room S 13).

 

Date

Time

Place

Invited speaker

Host

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

16:15-17:45

 S 13

Prof. David Dorn, Universität Zürich

"When Work Disappears: Manufacturing Decline and the Falling Marriage-Market Value of Young Men.

R. Weder

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

12:30

S 13

Prof. Dirk Broeders, Maastricht University,De Nederlandsche Bank and BIS

"Pension Fund's Illiquid Assets Allocation Under Liquidity and Capital Constraints

T. Kroencke

Tuesday, March  20, 2018

12:30

S 13

Prof. Celia Moore, Bocconi University

"Do snakes get ahead? The role of moral disengagement in career advancement"

M. Beckmann, G. Sajons

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

12:30

S 13

 

 

Tuesday, April  3, 2018

12:30

S 13

Prof. Nir Jaimovich, University of Zurich

"The “End of Men” and Rise of Women in the High-Skilled Labor Market"

S.M. Lein

Tuesday, April  10, 2018

12:30

S 13

Prof. Dr. Alexander Kempf, Universität zu Köln

"The Impact of Labor Mobility Restrictions on Managerial Actions: Evidence from the Mutual Fund Industry"

 

H.Zimmermann

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

12:30

S 13

Prof. Meredith Fowlie, PhD, University of California Berkeley

"Mitigating Emissions Leakage in Incomplete Carbon Markets"

B. Hintermann

Tuesday, April  24, 2018

12:30

S 13

 

 

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

No seminar

Labour day

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

12:30

S 13

Prof. Dr. Joachim Winter, LMU München

"Health Insurance Plan Choice and Switching"

St. Felder

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

 

 

cancelled

 

Tuesday, May  22, 2018

12:30

S 13

Dr. Alexandra Brausmann, ETH Zürich

"Resource discoveries and duration of autocratic leadership"

B.Hintermann

Tuesday, May  29, 2018

12:30

S 13

Prof. Dr. Joachim Marti, CHUV Lausanne

"A natural experiment using Scottish clinical data to estimate the real-world effectiveness of adjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer patients"

St. Felder