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Forthcoming Seminars

Seminars take place in the classroom B3/123A on the Facultat d'Economia i Empresa

Speaker              David Castells
Title          Applied lunch: "Beyond kuznets: Average urban agglomeration size and income inequality"
Day and time 6 October 2016, at 13:00 PM hours

Speaker        Catia Batista
Universitat Nova Lisboa
Title                     "Introducing Mobile Money in Mozambique: Evidence from a Field Experiment" (with P. Vicente)   
Day and time 13 October 2016, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker              José I. Silva Becerra
Universitat de Girona
Title                     XREPP: "Local labor market effects of public employment" (with J. Jofre, J. Vásquez)                   
Day and time 20 October 2016, at 13:00 PM hours          

Speaker        Mariam Camarero
Universitat Jaume I
Title                     "External imbalances and growth" (with J. Peiró, C. Tamarit)            
Day and time 27 October 2016, at 15:00 PM hours          

Spaeker              Barbara Masi
Queen Mary University London (visiting UAB)
Title Applied lunch:"On the way down: the unintended consequences of school transport subsidies"                
Day and time 3 November 2016, at 13:00 PM hours          

Speaker              Etienne Wasmer
Title                    "A brief history of human time: People and Growth in the long run" (with O. Gergaud, M. Laouenan)                  
Day and time 15 November 2016, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker              Ignacio Ortuño Ortin
Title                  "Kinship correlations and intergenerational mobility" (amb D. Collado) 
Day and time 22 November 2016, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker              Eren Inci
Sabançi University
Title                     XREAP: "Unbundling Curbside Parking Costs from Housing Prices and Rents" (with O. Bakis and R. O. Senturk)                      
Day and time 29 November 2016, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker               Thomas Peeters
Antwerpen University                                                                         
Title                 "Entry, Career Dynamics and Worker Quality in the Labour Market for Talent" (with Stefan Szymanski and Marko Tervio)           
Day and time 1 December 2016, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker                André Gröger
Goethe University Frankfurt                               
Title "Easy Come, Easy Go? Economic Shocks, Labor Migration and the Family Left Behind"
Day and time 13 January 2017, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker               Helena M. Hernández Pizarro
Universitat Pompeu Fabra                           
Title                      "The Effect of the Long-Term Care Benefits on Mortality"                        
Day and time 17 January 2017, at 15:00 PM hours     

Speaker             Inés Berniell
European University Institute                             
Title                      "Pay Cycles: Individual and Aggregate Effects of Paycheck Frequency"
Day and time 19 January 2017, at 15:00 PM hours     

Speaker               Arieda Muço
Stockholm School of Economics                             
Title                      "Learn from thy neighbour: Do voters associate corruption with political parties? 
Day and time 24 January 2017, at 13:00 PM hours 

Speaker               María Lombardi
Universitat Pompeu Fabra                     
Title                      "Teacher Performance Pay and Student Learning: Evidence from a Nationwide Program in Peru"
Day and time     26 January 2017, at15:00 PM hours   

Speaker        Gabriel Facchini
European University Institute                             
Title                       "Low Staffing Levels in the Maternity Wards: Keep Calm and Call the Surgeon"
Day and time 31 January de 2017, a las 15:00 PM hours    

Speaker               Maitreesh Gathak
London School of Economics                      
Title                       "Motivating Knowledge Agents: Can Incentive Pay Overcome Social Distance?" (with E.Berg, R. Manjula, D. Rajasekhar, Sanchari Roy).
Day and time 16 February 2017, at 15:00 PM hours          
Place Sala de Graus, Facultat d'Economia i Empresa

Speaker               Harald Fadinger
U. Mannheim (visiting CREI)                    
Title                       "All together now: Integration, Delegation and Management" (with L. Alfaro, N. Bloom, P. Conconi, P. Legros, A. Newman, R. Sadun, J. van Reenen)          
Day and time 28 February 2017, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker               Elena Golovko
Tilburg University (visiting UAB)                                        
Title                       Applied lunch: "More Than an Export Decision – How Export Induced Investments in R&D and Marketing Pay off" (with C. Lopes-Bento and W. Sofka
Day and time 9 March 2017, at 13:00 PM hours          

Speaker  Gerard Llobet
Title                       "The Inverse Cournot Effect in Royalty Negotiations with Complementary Patents" (with J. Padilla)
Day and  time 16 March 2017, at 13:00 PM hours          

Speaker                 Adriaan Soetevent
Title                 "Tailored Feedback and Worker Green Behavior: Field Evidence from Bus Drivers" (with G. Romensen)                   
Day and time 23 March 2017, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker                Marta González Aregall
Title                       Applied lunch: "Persistent and transient efficiency on container port terminals in Europe" (with J. Rosell)                 
Day and time 30 March 2017, at 13:00 PM hours          

Speaker                 Ana Isabel Larrea
Title           Applied lunch: "An evaluation of Ecuador's public policy to reduce iron-deficiency anemia in children"                 
Day and time 6 April 2017, at 13:00 PM hours          

Speaker           Frédéric Robert-Nicoud
Université de Lausanne
Title   "The optimal distribution of population across cities" 
Day and time 20 April 2017, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker               Cecilia García Peñalosa
Title                       "The Toll of Tariffs: Protectionism and the Education-Fertility Trade off in Late 19th century France" (with V. Bignon)        
Day and time CANCELLED! 27 April 2017, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker               Yann Algan
Title                 TBA                  
Day and time CANCELLED! 4 May 2017, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker                Marc Ivaldi
Title                       "Airport Prices in a Two-Sided Market Setting" (with S. Sokullu and T. Toru)                                                                               
Day and time 18 May 2017, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker               Elena Manresa
Title                       "Discretizing Unobserved Heterogeneity" (with S. Bonhomme and T. Lamadon)                                                                                      
Day and time 25 May 2017, at 15:00 PM hours          

Speaker      Jordi Perdiguero
Title                       "The Effects od Revealed Corruption on Local Finances" (with J. Artés and J.L. Jiménez)  
Day and time 29 May 2017, at 15:00 PM hours     

Speaker             Juan Carlos Duque                                                              
Universidad de Medellín (visiting UB) 
Title                       "Exploring the potential of machine learning for classification on VHR imagery for automatic slum identification" (with J. Patino and A. Betancourt)                                                                
Day and time 1 June 2017, at 15:00 PM hours    

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