Whiteboard_057_1024x576_16-9_sRGBe

Biweekly research seminars and workshops

Seminars 2019-2020

Below you will find the biweekly listings of the seminars, events and workshops organised by the Department and by the research centres. For the CFM seminar series, please see here.

You can also view the seminar listings by series in the Research seminars and workshops page.

You can also subscribe to the seminar email lists for updates and information on each seminar (you will find the link on each seminar page).

 

CEP/STICERD Applications Seminars: Allocative Efficiency in Firm Production: A Nonparametric Test Using Procurement Lotteries
Date: Mon 11 November 2019 12:00 - 13:30
Speaker: Dave Donaldson (MIT)
Location: 32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

STICERD Industrial Organisation Seminars: Buying Data from Consumers: The Impact of Monitoring in U.S. Auto Insurance
Date: Mon 11 November 2019 12:30 - 14:00
Speaker: Yizhou Jin (Berkeley)
Location: 32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CEP Labour Market Workshop: Better Together? Heterogeneous Effects of Tracking on Student Achievement
Date: Tue 12 November 2019 12:45 - 14:00
Speaker: Sönke Hendrik Matthewes (WZB Berlin)
Location: 32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Political Science and Political Economy Research Seminar: Politics from the Bench? Ideology and Strategic Voting in the U.S. Supreme Court
Date: Tue 12 November 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Jorg Spenkuch (Northwestern University), joint with Tom S. Clark and B. Pablo Montagnes
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CEP/LSE International Economics Seminars: The Cost of the US-China Trade War: A Stock Market Approach
Date: Wed 13 November 2019 12:30 - 14:00
Speaker: David Weinstein (Columbia)
Location: 32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CASE Welfare Policy and Analysis Seminars: The Intergenerational Transmission of Wealth
Date: Wed 13 November 2019 12:45 - 14:00
Speaker: Prof Brian Nolan (Department of Social Policy and Intervention and INET, University of Oxford)
Location: 32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CVER Seminar: The Effects of Youth Labor Market Reforms: Evidence from Italian Apprenticeships
Date: Wed 13 November 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Lorenzo Cappellari (Università Cattolica, Milan)
Location: 32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CEP International Economics Workshop: Intangibles within Firm Boundaries
Date: Wed 13 November 2019 17:00 - 18:00
Speaker: Angelos Theodorakopolous (KULeuven)
Location: 32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Wellbeing Seminar Series: How do buildings affect our wellbeing?
Date: Thu 14 November 2019 13:00 - 14:15
Speaker: Koen Steemers (Cambridge)
Location: 32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CEP/DOM Capabilities, Competition and Innovation Seminars: The Political Economy of Medicaid: Ideology, Eligibility, and the Consequences of Cost-Saving Measures
Date: Thu 14 November 2019 13:45 - 15:00
Speaker: Claire Lim (Queen Mary)
Location: NAB 3.21, 3rd Floor, New Academic Building, LSE, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LJ

STICERD Econometrics Seminar Series: Inference for the mean
Date: Thu 14 November 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Ulrich Mueller (Princeton University)
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

STICERD Economic Theory Seminars: Compromise, don't optimize: A prior-free alternative to Bayesian Nash equilibrium
Date: Thu 14 November 2019 15:30 - 17:00
Speaker: Andriy Zapachelnyuk (University of St Andrews), joint with Karl Schlag
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Joint Econometrics and Statistics Workshop: Minimax Learning for Average Regression Functionals: With an application to electoral accountability and corruption
Date: Fri 15 November 2019 12:00 - 13:00
Speaker: Chen Qiu (London School of Economics)
Location: 32L B.11, Basement, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CEP/Geography Urban and Regional Economics Seminars: Small teams in big cities: inequality, city size, and the organization of production
Date: Fri 15 November 2019 13:00 - 14:30
Speaker: Clara Santamaría (Carlos III)
Location: 32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CEP/STICERD Applications Seminars: Scaling Up Agricultural Policy Interventions: Theory and Evidence from Uganda
Date: Mon 18 November 2019 12:00 - 13:30
Speaker: Benjamin Faber (University of California, Berkeley)
Location: 32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

STICERD Industrial Organisation Seminars: TBC
Date: Mon 18 November 2019 12:30 - 14:00
Speaker: Robert Clark (Queen's University)
Location: 32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CEP Labour Market Workshop: Job Search Assistance for Refugees in Jordan: An Adaptive Field Experiment
Date: Tue 19 November 2019 12:45 - 14:00
Speaker: Stefano Caria (Bristol)
Location: 32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Political Science and Political Economy Research Seminar: TBC
Date: Tue 19 November 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Marco Tabellini (Harvard Business School)
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CEP/LSE International Economics Seminars: Combining Quasi-Experimental Shocks with Endogenous Exposure: A General Framework
Date: Wed 20 November 2019 12:30 - 14:00
Speaker: Kirill Borusyak  (UCL)
Location: 32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

CASE Welfare Policy and Analysis Seminars: Universal Credit and Financial Resilience
Date: Wed 20 November 2019 12:45 - 14:00
Speaker: Deven Ghelani (Policy in Practice), joint with Ben Fell
Location: 32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH