N.B. The seminars and workshops listed below are open to all staff and students.
Active participation is encouraged!
List editor: Eva-Lena Neth.
Tuesday 21 May, 12:00-13:00, Room B-34, GES
Michael Kirchler, University of Innsbruck and VPP Professor at HGU:
"Can markets be moral? How market design influences moral behavior in markets"
Tuesday 21 May, 14:15-16:00, SEB-salen, GCGD
Sylvia Chant, London School of Economics:
"The 'Feminisation of Poverty' as a global concept? Reflections from The Gambia, Philippines and Costa Rica" (N.B. Registration requested - see Calender)
Wednesday 22 May, 14:15-15:15, Room F-44, DEW
Francis Teal, University of Oxford:
"An agricultural revolution in Ghana?"
Thursday 23 May, 14:00-15:00, Conf.room E6, EEU
Maria Angelica Naranjo, CATIE and University of Wageningen
"Does tourism eco-certification pay? Costa Rica's Blue Flag"
Friday 24 May, 10:15- , Room E-43, PhD defense seminar
Anna Nordén, DE/GU:
PhD thesis: "Essays on Behavioral Economics and Policies for Provision of Ecosystem Services"
Discussant: Professor Carl-Johan Lagerkvist, SLU, Uppsala
Tuesday 28 May, 12:00-13:00, Room D-31, GES
Adrian Soetevent,University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands:
Tuesday 28 May, 15:15, Room E-44, CFF
Hans Hvide, University of Bergen, Norway:
"Do entrepreneurs matter?"
Wednesday 29 May, 13-14, Conf.room E5, DEW
Oana Borcan, DE/GU:
Tuesday 4 June, 12:00-13:00, Room D-31, GES
Henri Overman, London School of Economics, UK:
Wednesday 5 June, 10:15- , Room E-44, PhD defense seminar
Xiaojun Yang, DE/GU:
PhD thesis: "Household Decision Making, Time Preferences, and Positional Concern: Experimental evidence from rural China"
Discussant: Professor Jerker Holm, Lund University
Monday 10 June, 13-14, Room t.b.a., GES
Robert H. Frank, Cornell University:
Tuesday 11 June, 09:15- , Room E-45, PhD defense seminar
Jorge Alexander Bonilla Londoño, DE/GU:
PhD thesis: "Essays on the Economics of Air Quality Control"
Discussant: Allen Blackman, RFF-Resources for the Future, Washington, D.C., USA
Tuesday 11 June, 12:00-13:00, Room D-31, GES
Carol Propper, University of Bristol, UK:
(Invited GES speaker)
Wednesday 12 June, 13-14, Conf.room E5, DEW
Lisa Andersson, DE/GU:
”International remittances and private transfers in urban Ethiopia”
Tuesday 18 June, 12:00-13:00, Room D-31, GES
Dale Whittington, University of North Carolina, USA:
Monday 2 Sept, 13:15- , Room t.b.a., Licentiate defense seminar
Anja Tolonen, DE/GU:
Licentiate thesis: Title t.b.a.
Discussant: Assoc. Professor Christa N. Brunnschweiler, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
Friday 6 Sept, time and room t.b.a., PhD defense seminar
Claudine Uwera, DE/GU:
PhD thesis: Title t.b.a.
Friday 13 Sept, time and room t.b.a., PhD defense seminar
Kristina Mohlin, DE/GU:
PhD thesis: Title t.b.a.