Program Autumn Term 2016

All lectures are open to the public and take place from 5 pm to 6:30 pm in seminar room S15.


Invited speaker


September 19, 2016

Prof. Dimitris Petmezas, PhD, University of Surrey, UK
"Credit Default Swaps and Corporate Acquisitions"

P. Gantenbein

September 26, 2016

Prof. Dr. Dominik Hangartner, London School of Economics

"Migration, Language, and Employment"

A. Stutzer

October 3, 2016

October 10, 2016

October 17, 2016

Prof. Emilson C D Silva, University of Alberta

"Decentralized Leadership"

B. Hintermann

October 24, 2016, 18:15

Referat VBÖ

Prof. Dr. Thomas J. Jordan, Präsident des Direktoriums der Schweizerischen Nationalbank

"Geldpolitik mit negativen Zinsen: eine Bestandsaufnahme"

Aula, Kollegiengebäude, Petersplatz 1
Monday, October 24, 2016, 18:15

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October 31, 2016, 18:15

Referat SVG Basel
Dr. h.c. Heinz Karrer, Präsident economiesuisse
Aula, Kollegiengebäude, Petersplatz 1
Monday, October 31, 2016, 18:15

November 7, 2016

Prof. Dr. Julian Wucherpfennig, Hertie School of Governance

"Power Sharing in the Face of Civil War: A Strategic Selection Approach"

A. Kachi

November 14, 2016, 18:15

6th Bernoulli Lecture for the Behavioral Sciences

Prof. Dr. Vernon L. Smith, Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, 2002

„You Learn the Most When You Find Your Beliefs to be False: Three Examples from Experimental Economics“

Aula, Kollegiengebäude, Petersplatz 1
Monday, November 14, 2016, 18:15
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G. Nöldeke

November 21, 2016


November 28, 2016

Prof. DDr. Jürgen Huber, University of Innsbruck

"Market vs. Residence Principle: Experimental Evidence on the Effects of a Financial Transaction Tax"

G. Camera

December 5, 2016

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Andrew Oswald, University of Warwick

"Happy Eating"

A. Stutzer and CREW

December 12, 2016

Dr. Carolyn Fischer,  Resources For the Future (RFF) in Washington, D.C.

"Balancing the Carbon Budget for Oil: The Distributive Effect of Alternative Policies"

B. Hintermann


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Letzte Änderung: 18.12.2016