Internal Department Seminar

The seminars are held on Mondays, 12:00–13:00, in lecture hall 001 of the economics building in block L7, 3–5.

Contact: Krzysztof Pytka and Andreas Gulyas

Schedule of Seminar Presentations

Current/ Upcoming Semester

  • HWS 2023

    Date Name Title
    Sep 11 Giovanni Ballarin Impulse Response Analysis for Structural Nonlinear Time Series Models
    Sep 18 Jacopo Gambato Consumer Search and Firm Strategy with Multi-Attribute Products
    Sep 25 David Koll Staying together forever? Life-cycle effects of overoptimistic couples
    Oct 2 Lukas Mahler Efficiency and Equity of Education Tracking: A Quantitative Analysis
    Oct 9 Jonathan Stäbler Disclosure Policy in Contests with Sabotage and Group Size Uncertainty
    Oct 16 Andrés Plúas-López Beyond Legalization: Access and Use of (Non-)Drug Trafficking Marijuana
    Oct 23 Laura Montenbruck Fiscal Exchange and Tax Compliance: Strengthening the Social Contract Under Low State Capacity
    Oct 30 Michele Bisceglia How Ambitious Should You Be? Researcher’s Project Choices with Signalling Concerns
    Nov 6 Andrea Modena Dynamic Tax Evasion and Capital Misallocation in General Equilibrium
    Nov 13 Mateus Souza The Tragedy of the Common Heating Bill
    Nov 20 Cäcilia Lipowski No Kids, No Tech: How Shortages of Young Workers Hinder Firm Technology Adoption
    Nov 27 Moritz Kuhn  
    Dec 4 TBA  

Previous Semesters

  • HWS 2022

    Date Name Title
    Sept 12 Carl-Christian Groh Search, Data and Market Power
    Sept 19 Cristina Belles Obrero Hit Where Hurts: Healthcare Access and Intimate Partner Violence
    Sept 26 Tommaso Gasparini Imperfect Banking Competition and the Propagation of Risk Shocks
    Oct 10 Suzanne Bellue Why don't poor families move? A spatial equilibrium of parental investment with imperfect information
    Oct 17 Beate Thies Air quality and the productivity of high skilled workers: evidence from GitHub
    Oct 24 Marco Reuter The value of decentralization using the blockchain
    Nov 7 Mykola Ryzhenkov The Labor Market Effects of Monetary Policy
    Nov 14 Kathrine von Graevenitz The Effect of Electricity Network Charges on German Manufacturing
    Nov 21 Oliver Pfäuti A behavioral heterogeneous agent new keynesian model
    Nov 28 Wladislaw Mill Linked Out? Discrimination in Job Network Formation
    Dec 5 Ernst-Ludwig von Thadden  
  • FSS 2022

    Date Name Title
    March 21 Francisco Poggi Research or Development in Innovation Races
    March 28 Alexander Donges How the West Was Settled. The Choice of Re-Location by East German Companies that Fled after World War II
    Apr 4 Han Ye Spillover Effects of Old-Age Pension Across Generations: Family Labor Supply and Child Outcomes
    Apr 25 Nicolas Bonneton Non-Stationary Search and Assortative Matching
    May 2 Camille Urvoy Hosting Media Bias: Evidence from the Universe of French Broadcasts, 2002–2020
    May 9 Lei Li Who Pays for the Tariffs? the Case of the US-China Trade War
    May 16 Klaus Adam Subjective Housing Price Expectations, Falling Natural Rates and the Optimal Inflation Target
    May 23 Miren Azkarate-Askasua Home Bias and the Gender Wage Gap
    May 30 David Koll Equity and Efficiency of Childcare Subsidies: A Dynamic Structural Approach
  • HWS 2021

    Date Name Title
    Sep 13 Philipp Ager Gender-biased Technological Change and Structural Transformation: Evidence from the Diffusion of Milking Machines in Norway
    Sep 20 Maximilian Jager – CDSE Clear(ed) decision: The effect of central clearing on firms’ financing decision
    Sep 27 Federico Innocenti – CDSE Can Media Pluralism Be Harmful to News Quality?
    Oct 4 Tsung-Hsien Li – CDSE Rationalizing the Payday Loan Puzzle: A Credit Scoring Explanation
    Oct 11 Timo Reinelt – CDSE Monetary Policy, Markup Dispersion, and Aggregate TFP
    Oct 18 Michaela Paffenholz – CDSE Adolescents' Mental Health and Human Capital: The Role of Socioeconomic Rank
    Oct 25 Sebastian Seitz – CDSE Estimating the Moral Hazard Cost of Private Disability Insurance and its Welfare Consequences
    Nov 8 Karl Schulz – CDSE Redistribution of Return Inequality
    Nov 15 Alexander Matusche – CDSE The Short-Run Employment Effects of Public Infrastructure Investment
    Nov 22 Jonas Gathen – ENTER The Consequences of Political Connections – Quantifying aggregate development effects from firm-size distortions in Indonesia
    Nov 29 Michèle Tertilt Consumer Credit with Over-Optimistic Borrowers
    Dec 6 Kevin Remmy Adjustable product attributes, indirect network effects, and subsidy design: The case of electric vehicles
    Dec 13 Daniil Larionov – CDSE Full Surplus Extraction from Colluding Bidders
  • FSS 2021

    Date Name Title
    Mar 8 Sebastian Siegloch Direct, Spillover and Welfare Effects of Regional Subsidies to Firms
    Mar 15 Michelle Sovinsky Joints and More: Bundle Choices, Complementarities and Dynamics among Sin Goods
    Mar 22 Jan Schymik Capital (Mis)allocation and Incentive Misalignment
    Apr 19 Efi Adamopoulou Staggered Contracts and Unemployment during Recessions
    Apr 26 Elu von Thadden Divided we Fall: International Health and Trade Coordination during a Pandemic
    3 May Volker Nocke Collective Brand Reputation
    10 May David Koll The fiscal return to childcare policies
    17 May Cristina Bellés-Obrero The Right to Retire Early and Mortality
    14 June Dan Savelle Consumer Journeys with Nested Weitzman S
  • HWS 2020

    Date Name Title
    Sep 14 Laura Grigolon Stigma as a Barrier to Adoption of Innovation
    Sep 21 CDSE Job Talk: Tomasz Olma Nonparametric Estimation of Truncated Conditional Expectation Functions
    Sep 28 CDSE Job Talk: Claudia Noack Sensitivity of LATE Estimates to Violations of the Monotonicity Assumption
    Oct 5 CDSE Job Talk: Felix Holub Gender Gaps and the Role of Bosses
    Oct 12 CDSE Job Talk: Raphael Epperson Information Avoidance and Moral Behavior: Experimental Evidence from Food Choices
    Oct 19 CDSE Job Talk: Moritz Drechsel-Grau Employment, Output and Productivity Effects of Minimum Wage
    Oct 26 CDSE Job Talk: Nils Wehrhöfer Austerity and Distributional Policy
    Nov 2 CDSE Job Talk: Andrey Alexandrov The Effects of Trend Inflation on Aggregate Dynamics and Monetary Stabilization
    Nov 9 Konrad Stahl When and Why Do Buyers Rate in Online Markets?
    Nov 16 Sagiri Kitao (U Tokyo) Welfare Effects of Polarization: Occupational Mobility over the Life-cycle
    Nov 23 Harald Fadinger CANCELLED: My Home is My Castle: The Benefits of Working from Home During a Pandemic Crisis – Evidence from Germany
    Nov 30 Husnu Dalgic Financial Dollarization in Emerging Markets: Efficient Risk Sharing or Prescription for Disaster?
    Dec 7 Antoine Camous Sentimental Financial Cycles
  • FSS 2020

    Date Name Title
    Feb 24 Joost Röttger Debt, Default, and Commitment
    Mar 2 Krisztina Molnar (NHH) Identifying Preference Shocks: Earthquakes, Impatience, and Household Savings
    Mar 9 Andreas Gerster Disaggregate Consumption Feedback and Energy Conservation
    Mar 16 Andrej Svorencik CANCELLED – Who Runs the AEA?
    Mar 23 Husnu Dalgic CANCELLED – Financial Dollarization in Emerging Markets: Efficient Risk Sharing or Prescription for Disaster?
    Mar 30 Volker Nocke CANCELLED
    Apr 20 Michelle Sovinsky CANCELLED
    Apr 27 Dimitri Szerman CANCELLED
    4 May Andreas Gulyas The Consequences of Pay Reporting: Evidence from Austria
    11 May Matthias Meier International Supply Chain Disruptions during the Covid19 Pandemic
    18 May Minchul Yum Changing Trends in Female Labor Supply: A Quantitative Exploration
    25 May Dimitri Szerman Procuring Firm Growth: The Effects of Government Purchases on Firm Dynamics
  • HWS 2019

    Date Name Title
    Sept 23rd Antoine Camous Political Conflicts and Dynamic Incentives
    Sept 30th Alessandra Allocca – CDSE No Man is an Island: an Empirical Study on Team Formation and Performance
    Oct 7th Fabian Greimel – CDSE Falling Behind: Has Rising Inequality Fueled the American Debt Boom?
    Oct 14th Sebastian Camarero Garcia – CDSE Unemployment Benefit Duration and Startup Success: Evidence from Germany
    Oct 21st Yasemin Ozdemir – CDSE Parental Investment and Peer Effects und Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills
    Oct 28th Yihan Yan – CDSE Does Open Source Pay off in the Plug-in Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Industry? A Study of Tesla's Open-Source Initiative
    Nov 4th Harald Fadinger Robot Imports and Jobs: Evidence from French Firms
    Nov 11th Harim Kim Cleaner but Volatile Energy? The Effect of Coal Plant Retirement on Market Competition in the Wholesale Electricity Market
    Nov 18th Lei Li Skill-Biased Imports, Human Capital Accumulation, and the Allocation of Talent
    Nov 25th Efi Adamopoulou Wage Determination and the Bite of Collective Contracts in Italy and Spain: Evidence from the Metalworking Industry
    Dec 2nd Charles Louis-Sidois Collusion-Proof Vote Buying (joint with Leon Musolff, Princeton)