Volkswirtschaftliches Kolloquium

Research Seminar SS 2019

26.06.2019
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Florian Morath
Goethe University Frankfurt


“Too big to prevail: Coalition formation in the presence of a superpower.”
 
   
10.07.2019
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Dr. Philipp Harting
Universtity Bielefeld


“Governance structure, technical change and industry competition.”
 
   

Research Seminar WS 2018/2019

07.11.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Kristof Dascher
Universität Regensburg


“A City Shape Explanation of Why Donald Trump Won.”
 
   
14.11.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Andreas Freytag
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena


“Populism and the Walking Stick: Why Populist Regimes Invert the J-Curve.”
 
   
05.12.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Yoto V. Yotov
Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA


“The Effectiveness of Sanctions: New Evidence Based on Structural Gravity and a New Database”.

   
12.12.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Prof. Dr. Florian Morath
Goethe Universität Frankfurt


The lecture will be relocated to the summer term 2019
 
   
16.01.2019
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic
Andrea Lassmann, Ph. D.
OECD, Paris


“The Taxmann Calls. How Does Facebook Answer? Global Effects of Taxation on Online Advertising.”





    

Research Seminar SS 2018

11.04.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Silke Anger
Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg und IAB Nürnberg


“Cross-Fertilizing Gains or Crowding Out? Schooling Intensity and Noncognitive Skills (with Sarah Dahmann).”
 
   
25.04.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Jörg Claussen
LMU München


“Knowledge work in the sharing economy: What drives project success in online labor markets?”
 
   
23.05.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Andrea Schertler
Leuphana Universität Lüneburg


“Shock Transmission through Shared Directors: Evidence from Bank Enforcement Actions”

   
06.06.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic
Prof. Dr. Daniel Mirza
Laboratoire d'Economie d'Orléans


The lecture was canceled.
 
   
20.06.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic
Pieter Jan Kerstens, Ph. D.
University of Copenhagen


“A unifying framework for dynamic productivity analysis with an application to the French meat processing industry.”





    

Research Seminar WS 2017/2018

16.11.2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Marijn Verschelde
IESEG, School of Management, Paris


“Firm Heterogeneity in Factor Biased Technical Change”
 
   
22.11.2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Jun. Prof. Dr. Anna Zaharieva
Universität Bielefeld


“Formal Search and Referrals from a Firm's Perspective.”
 
   
28.11.2017
Attention: Thursday Term!
4:15 pm – 5:45 pm
Room S1/05 122
(machine hall)


Topic:
Prof. Dr. Carl Christian von Weizsäcker
Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn





“Säkulare Stagnation? Ein Blick auf die Analysemöglichkeiten der Kapitaltheorie”
 
   
20.12.2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Guido Schwerdt
Universität Konstanz


“Central Exams and Adult Skills: Evidence from PIAAC”
 
   
31.01.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic
Prof. Harald Fadinger
Universität Mannheim


“The Real Exchange Rate, Innovation and Productivity”
 
   
07.02.2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Erik Hornung
Universität Köln


“The Political Economy of the Prussian Three-class Franchise”
 
   

Research Seminar SoSe 2017

10.05.2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Frank Heinemann
Technische Universität Berlin


“Central Bank Reputation, Cheap Talk and Transparency as Substitutes for Commitment: Experimental Evidence”
 
   
07.06.2017
6.00 pm – 7.00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Isabelle Rabaud
Université d'Orléans


“Migration impact of bilateral trade in services”
 
   
14.06.2017
6.00 pm – 7.00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Michel De Vroey
Université Catholique de Louvain


“The Lucas/Kydland and Prescott transformation of macroeconomics. An assessment”
 
   
28.06.2017
6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Jörg Schwiebert
Leuphana Universität Lüneburg


“Econometric Models for Fractional Response Variables”
 
   
05.07.2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 181

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Andreas Knabe
Otto von Guericke Universität Magdeburg


“Reference Income Effects in the Determination of Equivalence Scales Using Income Satisfaction Data.”
 
   

Research Seminar WS 2016/2017

26.10.2016
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Maarten Bosker
Erasmus University Rotterdam


“A theory of trade in a global production network.”
 
   
11.01.2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Johannes Becker
University of Münster


“Taxation and the allocation of risk and profit within multinational firms.”
 
   
01.02.2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Guido Bünstorf
University Kassel


“Don't Talk to Strangers? Cognitive Proximity, Social Proximity and the Productivity of Mobile Inventors.”
 
   
08.02.2017
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Miriam Beblo
University Hamburg


“Self-Selection and Conditional Performance: The Gender Pay Gap in a Choice Experiment.”
 
   

Research Seminar SS 2016

27.04.2016
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Zeno Enders
Alfred-Weber-Institut für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
University Heidelberg

“Growth expectations, undue optimism, and short-run fluctuations”
 
   
11.05.2016
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Paul Schrader
University Augsburg


“Ist das gerecht? Alte und neue Streitfragen im Patentrecht”
 
   
29.06.2016
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. habil. Andre Jungmittag
Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences


“Economic Growth, Income Inequality and the Environmental Kuznets Curve: Empirical Evidence from the EU”
 
   
06.07.2016
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Isabelle Rabaud
Université d'Orléans


“Divergences of institutions and bilateral trade in services: a sectoral approach”
 
   
13.07.2016
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Thorsten Schank
Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz


“More female manager hires through more female managers? Evidence from Germany”
 
   

Research Seminar WS 2015/16

11.11.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Zwick
Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg


“You retain whom you train: Analyzing the effect of training on employee retention”
 
   
09.12.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Dr. Dennis A. Ostwald
WifOR – Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung


“Made in Germany 2.0. Der 'ökonomische Fussabdruck' und die Quantifizierung von Basar-Effekten”
 
   
27.01.2016
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Laszlo Goerke
Universität Trier


“Tax Evasion in a Cournot Oligopoly with Endogenous Entry”
 
   
03.02.2016
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Christoph Moser
Universität Salzburg


“Hidden Protectionism? Evidence from Non-tariff Barriers to Trade in the United States”
 
   
10.02.2016
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Michael Pflüger
Julius-Maximillians-Universität Würzburg


“Comparative Advantage and Agglomeration of Economic Activity”
 
   

Research Seminar SS 2015

22.04.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Jun.-Prof. Dr. Julian Schumacher
Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz


“Foreign law bonds: Can they reduce sovereign borrowing costs?”
 
   
13.05.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Christian Martin
Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel


“The biological foundations of politics – an overview and an application to redistribution”
 
   
27.05.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. José de Sousa
Paris-Sud University
Lehrstuhl für Wirtschaftspolitik

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03.06.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Heike Wetzel
University Kassel


“Carbon-Decreasing Developments Among New Competitors: Gas- and Coal-Fired Power Plants in the US Electricity Sector”
 
   


10.06.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Research seminar is canceled

Dr. Dennis A. Ostwald
WifOR – Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung


“Made in Germany 2.0. Der 'ökonomische Fussabdruck' und die Quantifizierung von Basar-Effekten”
 
   
24.06.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Dr. Jens Rubart
Baker and McKenzie


“Die OECD BEPS Initiative (BEPS = Base Erosion and Profit Shifting) und die Besteuerung von Multinationalen Konzernen”
 
   
08.07.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Carsten Helm
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg


“On the economics of electricity markets with renewable energies”
 
   

Research Seminar WS 2014/15

Please note that the following lectures take place in Bleichstraße 2.
15.10.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Christian Volpe Martincus
Inter-American Development Bank


“Transit Trade”
 
   
12.11.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Kenneth Rødseth, Ph.D.
Institute of Transport Economics, Oslo


“Productivity Growth in Urban Freight Transport in Norway: An Index Number Approach”
 
   
10.12.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Andreas Freytag
Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena
Chair of Economic Policy

“Are We Measuring Press Freedom Correctly? The Role of English Proficiency and Spatial Aspects in Media Control”
 
   
17.12.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Michael Bosnjak
GESIS Mannheim und Freie University Bozen


„GESIS Panel: An Open Omnibus Access Panel for the Social Sciences“
 
   
04.02.2015
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S4/13 304

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Tim Krieger
Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg


“The Rise of Market-Capitalism and the Roots of Anti-American Terrorism”
 
   

Research Seminar SS 2014

07.05.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1|02 137

Topic:
Dr. Boris Hirsch
Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg
Chair of Labour and Regional Economics

“The cyclical behaviour of employers' monopsony power and workers' wages”
 
   
21.05.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1|02 137

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Jens Südekum
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)

“Globalization and local profiles of economic growth and industrial change”
 
   
02.07.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1|02 137

Topic:
Dr. Jan Klingelhöfer
Post-Doctoral Fellow at RWTH Aachen University
Department of Economics

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  Please note that the following lectures take place on Tuesdays.  
15.07.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1|02 137

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Dieter Nautz
Freie Universität Berlin
Chair of Econometrics

„Stale Forward Guidance“
 
   

Research Seminar WS 2013/14

Thursday, 24.10.2013
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 96

Topic:
Christian Volpe Martincus
Inter-American Development Bank



“Customs as doorkeepers: What are their effects on international trade?”
 
   
Please note that the following lectures take place on Wednesdays.
   
06.11.2013
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 96

Topic:
Andrea Ariu
Université Catholique de Louvain


“Crisis-proof services: why trade in services did not collapse during the 2008-2009 crisis”
 
   
20.11.2013
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 96

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Bernd Hayo
Philipps-Universität Marburg
Lehrstuhl für Makroökonomie

“The German Public and its Trust in the ECB: The Role of Knowledge and
Information Search”
 
   
22.01.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 96

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Ivo Bischoff
Universität Kassel
FB 7, Fachgebietsleiter Finanzwissenschaft

“Emotions in economic decisions – evidence from a trust game”
 
   
05.02.2014
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Room S1/03 96

Topic:
Dr. Mark Andor
Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung


“Eliciting the willingness to pay for electricity from renewables, nuclear and conventional energies”
 

Research Seminar SS 2013

26.06.2013
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Room S1/03 96

Topic:
David Cuberes
University of Sheffield


“History and Urban Primacy: The Effect of the Spanish Reconquista on Muslim Cities”
 
   
  Please also see the program of the lecture series
“Die Europäische Wirtschaftskrise”
 
   

Research Seminar WS 2012/13

24.10.2012
2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Room S313/122 (PC-Pool)

Topic:
Assistant Professor Tibor Besedes
Georgia Tech



“Antidumping and the Death of Trade”
 
   
21.11.2012
2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Room S313/122 (PC-Pool)

Topic:
Dr. Simon Wiederhold
Ifo Institute



“Does the Technological Content of Government Purchases Matter for Private-Sector R&D? Theory and Evidence from US States”
 
   
28.11.2012
2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Room S313/122 (PC-Pool)

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Hagen Krämer
Hochschule Karlsruhe



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23.01.2013
2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Room S313/122 (PC-Pool)

Topic:
PD Dr.Elke Jahn
Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung



“Is there monopsonistic discrimination against immigrants? First evidence from linked employer–employee data”
 
   
30.01.2013
2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Room S313/122 (PC-Pool)

Topic::
Prof Alfonso Souza-Poza
Universität Hohenheim



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Research Seminar SS 2012

05/30/2012
5.00-6.00 p.a.
Room S3/13/63







Topic:
Prof. Dr. Uwe Cantner
Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena
Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Lehrstuhl für Mikroökonomik
and
University of Southern Denmark
Department of Marketing and Management
I2M Group
Odense

Performance differences between academic spin-offs and non-academic start-ups: A comparative analysis using a non-parametric matching approach
 
   
06/06/2012
5.00-6.00 p.a.
Room S3/13/63


Topic:
Prof. Christina Gathmann, Ph.D.
Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
Alfred-Weber-Institut für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Arbeitsmarktökonomie und Neue Politische Ökonomik

Taxing Childcare – Effects on Family Labor Supply and Children
 
   
06/27/2012
5.00-6.00 p.a.
Room S3/13/63

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Christoph Trebesch
Juniorprofessur für Öffentliche Finanzen
Ludwig Maximilians Universität München

Sovereign Defaults: The Price of Haircuts
 
   
07/04/2012
5.00-6.00 p.a.
Room S3/13/63


Topic:
Dr. rer. pol. habil. Michael Pickhardt
Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus
Gastprofessur Volkswirtschaftslehre
Institut für Wirtschaftswissenschaften

Tax Evasion and the Shadow Economy: First Evidence from Recent Methodological Advances
 

Research Seminar WS 2011/2012

11/02/2011
5.00 p.a.
Room S3/20/4

Topic:
Dr. Christian Volpe Martincus
Inter-American Development Bank


“Shaky Roads and Trembling Exports: Assessing the Trade Effects of Domestic Transport Costs Using a Natural Experiment”
 
   
12/07/2011
2.00-3.00 p.a.
Room S3/13/63

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Carsten Hefeker
Fakultät III: Europäische Wirtschaftspolitik
Universität Siegen

"Political Polarization, Delegation and Term Length
 
   
12/14./2011
2.00-3.00 p.a.
Room: S3/13/63

Topic:
Dr. Nadine Chlaß
Lehrstuhl für Empirische und Experimentelle Wirtschaftsforschung
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

“The Winner's Curse in Take-Over Games”
 
   
01/11/2012
2.00-3.00 p.a.
Room S3/13/63

Topic:
Prof. Dr. Robert Nuscheler
Fachgebiet Gesundheitsökonomie
Universität Augsburg

“The Willingness to Vaccinate Against the Flu – Evidence from Germany”