Macro Seminar

The Macro Seminar discusses recent research projects in the field of macroeconomics on a weekly basis. In addition to Ph.D. students and professors from the University of Mannheim, scholars from other universitites and institutions present their work.
The seminar takes place every Thursday from 12:15 am to 1:15 pm in L9, 1-2 room 003 during the lecture period. The exact dates, presenters and topics are shown below.

The presentation titles will be updated on a rolling basis.




Feb 21, 2019 Andrey Alexandrov  Trends and Business Cycle Asymmetry

Feb 28, 2019

Fabian Greimel Falling Behind: Has Rising Inequality Fueled the American Debt Boom?
Mar 7, 2019 Johannes Wacks Wealth Inequality and Earnings Risk in an Island Model of the Labor Market

Mar 14, 2019

Johanna Wallenius (Stockholm School of Economics) It Sucks to Be Single! Marital Status and Redistribution of Social Security
Mar 21, 2019 Husnu Dalgic Financial Dollarization in Emerging Markets: An Insurance Arrangement
Mar 28, 2019 Titan Alon (Princeton University) A Theory of Human Capital Specialization
Apr 04, 2019 Frederick Zadow Understanding Housing Wealth Effects
  May 2, 2019    Matthias Kredler (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)  
May 9, 2019 Moritz Drechsel-Grau    
May 16, 2019 Sebastian Camarero Garcia   
May 23, 2019 Timo Reinelt