Attendance and presentation for researchers and visitors to the Spatial Economics Research Centre (SERC) is also encouraged.
Please email Carolin Ioramashvili to access the Zoom seminar link.
Summer Term 2020
Wednesday 6 May, 4-5pm
"Industry concentration and labour shares: a regional analysis of Great Britain".
Wednesday 20 May, 4-5pm
"The spatial returns to education".
Wednesday 27 May, 10-11am
"Determinants of Sub-National Government Quality in African Regions: The Role of Armed Conflict".
Wednesday 3 June, 4-5pm
“Haven in a heartless world? Segregation and the racial marriage gap”.
Wednesday 10 June, 4-5pm
"Dealmakers and the geography of innovation: The impact of local networks on innovation in the UK".
Wednesday 17 June, 4-5pm
"Territorial Decentralization and Economic Growth: Evidence from Boundary Reforms".
Wednesday 24 June, 4-5:30pm
"Local media reporting and support for the radical right: Evidence from Spanish newspapers".
"Urban core decline: Residential vacancy in Flint, Michigan".
Lent Term 2020
Wednesday 22 January, 4-5pm
“Returning entrepreneurs! The Persistent effect of entrepreneurship in China”.
Wednesday 29 January, 4-5pm
Antton Haramboure (Paris School of Economics)
“A Streetcar Named Employment. Can Light-weight Rail Transit Mitigate Spatial Mismatch?"
Wednesday 5 February, 4-5pm
"Construction, Supply Constraint and Housing Markets in China".
Wednesday 12 February, 4-5pm
“Neighbourhood effects on Residential License uptake in Dar es Salaam”.
Wednesday 19 February, 4-5pm
"Floods and urbanization in low income countries".
Wednesday 4 March, 4-5pm
"Barriers to humanitarian migration, traumatic events and integration outcomes: Evidence from Germany".
Wednesday 11 March, 4-5pm
"Outward foreign direct investment and domestic innovation activities – Empirical evidence on Chinese multinational enterprises".
Wednesday 18 March, 4-5pm
Juan Soto Diaz
"Large-Scale Mining and Local Economic Development".
Wednesday 25 March, 4-5:30pm
“Foreign Direct Investment and Spatial Inequality in Developing Countries: the case of Thailand”.
“Fiscal Constraints and Regional Economic Growth: regional outcomes of austerity in Italy”.
Margarida Bandeira Morais
"“Economic Complexity and Regional Disparities”.
Wednesday 1 April, 4-5pm
"Open Space Amenities' Value and Complementarity".
"The Geography of Gig Economy: A Systematic Review".
Michaelmas Term 2019
Wednesday 2 October, 4pm-5:30pm
Julius Andersson (London School of Economics)
"Carbon Taxes and CO2 Emissions: Sweden as a Case Study". (Job market presentation)
Wednesday 16 October, 4pm-5pm
Kalle Kappner (Humboldt University of Berlin)
"Sanitation, Externalities and the Urban Mortality Transition".
Wednesday 23 October, 4pm-5pm
Matt Sharp (London School of Economics)
"The labour market effects of female rural-urban migration: Evidence from the end of Apartheid in South Africa".
Wednesday 30 October, 4pm-5pm
Eduardo Ibarra-Olivo (London School of Economics)
"Outward FDI and Skill Downgrading in Mexican Regions".
Wednesday 13 November, 4pm-5:30pm
Filipo Boeri (London School of Economics)
"Offshoring and Local Labour Markets: Evidence from Matched Employer-Employee Data" (Job market presentation)
Wednesday 20 November, 4-5pm
"Damned by Dams? Infrastructure and conflict".
Wednesday 27 November, 4pm-5pm
Andreas Diemer (London School of Economics)
"Spatial Diffusion of Local Economic Shocks in Social Networks: Evidence from the US Fracking Boom".
Wednesday 4 December, 4pm-5pm
Tanner Regan (London School of Economics)
"Eliciting demand for title deeds: Lab-in-the-field evidence from urban Tanzania".
Wednesday 11 December, 4pm-5pm
Jamila Nigmatulina (London School of Economics)
"Electricity Prices and Firm Performance. Evidence from Russia".