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Seminars organised by IdEP

Università della Svizzera italiana, Via G. Buffi 13 - Lugano

Research Seminar in Economics

17:15 - 18:15

*** ROOM CHANGED, now 403 in the Main Building ***

 

Spring semester 2016

Date

Title

Speaker

Room

Paper

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 Progressive universalism: The impact of targeted coverage on the poor's healthcare access and expenditures in Peru Owen O'Donnell, Erasmus University Rotterdam
PC-04   PDF
Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 Cost implications of tender desing in passenger train operations and the cost impact of competition in the market:
Evidence from the UK
Phill Wheat, University of Leeds
403  PDF
Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 Organized crime, violence, and politics Paolo Pinotti, Bocconi University
403   PDF
Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 Finance and income inequality revisited Jan-Egbert Sturm, KOF-ETH Zurich
403
  PDF
Friday, April 15th, 2016 Household risksharing channels

Luigi Ventura, Sapienza Università di Roma

(IRE seminar)

403  PDF
Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 Pension Incentives and Retirement Decisions of Couples Kadir Atalay, University of Sydney
403  PDF
Monday, April 25th, 2016

Human Capital, Labour Supply and Tax reform

*** Room A-12, Red building ***

*** 12.30 - 13.30 ***

Richard Blundell, University College London
A-12  
Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Stereotypes

Evidence on Self-stereotyping and the contribution of Ideas

Katherine Baldiga Coffman, Ohio State University
403

PDF

PDF

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 Compliance Behavior in Networks Christian Traxler, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin
403
PDF

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Evaluating the health outcomes of treatment

*** 12.30 - 13.30 ***

Andrew Street, University of York 403 PDF
Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 The Performance of School Assignment Mechanisms in Practice Hessel Oosterbeek, Tinbergen Institute, University of Amsterdam
403
PDF
Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
Adding a Carrot to the Stick? A Field Experiment on the Use of Lotteries Against Free-Riding

Maria Bigoni, University of Bologna

403  

 

 


Fall Semester 2015

Date

Title

Speaker

Room

Paper

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 The Political Economy of Enforcing Conditional Welfare Programs: Evidence from Brazil Eliana La Ferrara, Bocconi Milano PC-04  
Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 Do Taxes Crowd Out Intrinsic Motivation? Field-Experimental Evidence from Germany Johannes Rincke, Friederich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg PC-04 PDF
Monday, October 12th, 2015 Cross-border commuting along the Dutch border: regional and industrial variation in incoming commuting from Germany and Belgium Viktor Venhorst, University of Gronigen (IRE seminar) PC-04 PDF
Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 Does Decentralization Hinder or Foster Privatization? Evidence from Public Private Partnerships in OECD Countries Laure Athias, Université de Lausanne PC-04  
Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 The only Day Better than Friday is Payday Arna Vardardottir, Copenhagen Business School PC-04  
Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 Borrowing Constraints and Home Ownership Martin Brown, University of St. Gallen PC-04  
Wednesday, October 28th, 2015
Employee Representation Legislations and Innovation Filippo Belloc, University of Chieti-Pescara
253 (at 12.30) PDF
Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 Shifting to age-dependent pensions? Antoine Bommier, ETH Zurich PC-04  
Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Bureaucratic and Political Connections in Parliamentary Lobbying

Ross Hickey, University of British Columbia PC-04  
Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 Plan switching and inertia in Medicare Part D: Evidence from administrative data Joachim Winter, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München PC-04  
Tuesday, December 15th. 2015 Insolvency after the 2005 Bankruptcy Reform Stefania Albanesi, Ohio State University PC-04  
Thursday, December 17th, 2015 Social Influence Bias in Online Ratings: A Field Experiment Paolo Figini, Università di Bologna (IRE seminar) A-31  
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