Seminar series 2018

Seminar series 2018

Seminar series 2018

Date

Speaker

Title & Links

Monday 10th December, 2018

Associate Professor Dalibor Stevanovic from ESG, Universit´e du Qu´ebec `a Montr´eal

How is Machine Learning Useful for Macroeconomic Forecasting

Thursday 15th November, 2018

Dr Sarah Walker from UNSW

Agency in Child Labor Decisions: Evidence from Kenya (Joint with Anne Bartlett)

Thursday 18th October, 2018

ECON - MUCHE Seminar

Venue: Finance Decision Lab 
4 Eastern Road  (E4A-110)

Professor Michael Shields from Monash University

The causal effect of education on chronic health conditions

Thursday 11th October, 2018

Dr Jayanta Sarkar from Queensland University of Technology

Does Parental Behaviour Affect Involvement in Child Health Programs? Evidence from PEACHTM

Thursday 4th October, 2018

Venue: Finance Decision Lab 
4 Eastern Road  (E4A-110)

Professor Russell Smyth from Monash University

How effective is social capital in spreading political ideas? Evidence from ‘Facebook likes’ in the 2015 Queensland and 2017 Western Australian state elections

Thursday 13th September, 2018
(2:00pm - 3:00pm)

Dr Thomas Tao Yang from Australian National University

Robust Estimation and Inference for Importance Sampling Estimators with Infinite Variance

Thursday 23rd August, 2018

Dr Radhika Lahiri From Queensland University of Technology

Dimensions of Human Capital and Technological Diffusion

Thursday 16th August, 2018

ECON - MUCHE Seminar

Venue: Finance Decision Lab 
4 Eastern Road  (E4A-110)

Professor Luke Connelly from University of Queensland

Rain, Rain, Go Away: Weather and Children’s Time Allocation

Tuesday 12th August, 2018

Professor Kajal Lahiri from University at Albany, State University of New York

Forecast Combination for Binary Targets

Thursday 9th August, 2018

Associate Professor Alicia Rambaldi from University of Queensland

Comparing and Reconciling Price Indices in Temporal Hierarchies

Thursday 12 July, 2018

Professor Juan Prieto-Rodriguez from Universidad de Oviedo, Spain

Unobserved Heterogeneity In Art Market Prices: Evidence From Surrealism

Thursday 14th June, 2018

Venue: Finance Decision Lab 
4 Eastern Road  (E4A-110)

A/Professor Brendan Beare from University of California, San Diego

Geometrically stopped Markovian random growth processes and Pareto tails

Thursday 7th June, 2018

Dr John Tang from Australian National University

The Samurai Bond: Credit Supply and Economic Growth in Pre-War Japan

Thursday 31st May, 2018

Dr Xiaogang Che from Durham University

Supervisory Efficiency, Collusion, and Contract Design

Thursday 24th May, 2018

ECON - MUCHE Seminar

Dr Olena Stavrunova from University of Technology Sydney

The Effects of Australian Natural Disasters

Friday 18th May, 2018

Venue: E4A - 623

Seminar Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm

Professor Nejat Anbarci Chair & Professor in Economics from Deakin University

Preemptive versus Counter Offers with Investments in Fallback Positions

Thursday 17th May, 2018

Associate Professor Shyamal Chowdhury from University of Sydney

Racial discrimination and white first name adoption: a field experiment in the Australian labour market

Tuesday 15th May, 2018

Venue: Finance Decision Lab 
4 Eastern Road  (E4A-110)

Professor Soo Hong Chew from National University of Singapore

Does Haze Cloud Decision Making? A Natural Laboratory Experiment

Thursday 10th May, 2018

Professor Jyoti Chandiramani from Symbiosis International, Pune Maharashtra India

India's Development Agenda from MDGs to SDGs

Thursday 3rd May, 2018

Rosella Nicolini from from University of Autonoma de Barcelona

City-center and location decisions: Barcelona over one century

Thursday 12th April, 2018

ECON - MUCHE Seminar

Associate Professor Shiko Maruyama from University of Technology Sydney

An Incentive Program with Almost No Incentive: An Overlooked Benefit of Pay-For-Performance

Thursday 29th March, 2018

Professor Tatsuto Yukihara (Jinjun XUE),

Economic Research Center, Nagoya University, Japan, Director or Global low-carbon Economy

Global Income Inequality and Carbon Inequality

Thursday 22nd March, 2018

Dr Raymond Li from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

CHINA’S INFLUENCE ON CRUDE OIL PRICES
(By Raymond Li and Yuchen Hu Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Tuesday 13th March, 2018

Professor Helmut Lutkepohl from DIW Berlin

Bootstrapping Impulse Responses of Structural Vector Autoregressive Models with GARCH Residuals

Thursday 1st March, 2018

Professor Gary Magee from Monash University

Legally Irrelevant Factors in Judicial Decision Making: Battle Deaths and the Imposition of the Death Penalty in Nazi Germany

Tuesday 6th February, 2018

ECON - MGSM Seminar Venue:

MGSM Theatre 102, 99 Talavera Road Macquarie Park, NSW 2113

Morning tea starts at 10:45 am in the Foyer area of the MGSM Hotel

Dr Cary Deck

From University of Alabama

The Effects of Different Cognitive Manipulations on Decision Making

Friday 16th February, 2018

ECON - MGSM Seminar Venue:

MGSM Theatre 101, 99 Talavera Road Macquarie Park, NSW 2113

Morning tea starts at 10:45 am in the Foyer area of the MGSM Hotel

Professor Guillaume Frechette

Associate Editor of Econometrica

New York University

Rules and Commitment in Communication and is (co-authored with Alessandro Lizzeri & Jacopo Perego)

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