Program Spring Term 2015

All lectures are open to the public and take place from 5 pm to 6:30 pm in room S13.


Invited speaker


February 23, 2015

Basler Fasnacht - No seminar

March 02, 2015

WWZ Auditorium, ground floor (EG)

17:00 Uhr Prof. Dr. Sarah M. Lein, Assistenzprofessorin für Monetäre Makroökonomie

‹‹Was Makroökonomen aus Mikrodaten lernen können: Unternehmensbilanzen und die monetäre Transmission››

18:00 Uhr Prof. Dr. Tim Kröncke,
Assistenzprofessor für Corporate Finance

‹‹Studienfinanzierung durch Humankapitalverträge - Chancen und Risiken aus Sicht der öffentlichen Haushalte, Studenten, und Investoren››

March 09, 2015

Prof. Dr. Vernon Henderson, The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

"Has climate change driven urbanization in Africa?"

K. Schmidheiny

March 16, 2015

March 23, 2015

Ass.-Prof. Mariko J. Klasing, University of Groningen

"Regional TFP Differences in Europe and What We Can Learn from Them"

C. Wunsch

March 30, 2015

Dr. Thomas S. Lontzek, Universität Zürich

"The Social Cost of Carbon with Economic and Climate Uncertainties"

F. Krysiak

April 06, 2015

Easter - No Seminar

April 13, 2015

Thursday April 16, 2015

Prof. Dr. Meredith Fowlie, University of California, Berkeley

"Do Energy Efficiency Investments Deliver?
Evidence from the Weatherization Assistance Program"

B. Hintermann

April 27, 2015

Dr. Omar Guerrero, University of Oxford

"The Network Determinants of Aggregate Unemployment."

D. Maringer

May 04, 2015

Prof. Dr. Paul E. Fischer, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

"Meeting, Beating, Streaks and Bubbles"

U. Schiller

May 11, 2015

Lena Jaroszek, Ph.D. cand., ZEW Mannheim

"Think Twice or Be Wise in Consumer Credit Choices"

T. Kröncke

May 18, 2015

Prof. Dr. Patricia Funk, Università della Svizzera Italiana

"How Accurate are Surveyed Preferences for Public Policies? Evidence from a Unique Institutional Setup."

K. Schmidheiny


If you would like to receive regular information on the research seminar, please contact the dean’s office of the Faculty of Business and Economics at

Letzte Änderung: 27.05.2015