Talks and Lectures - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim

in week 50/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 14.12.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Helen Miller, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS):
Income Shifting and Responses to Tax: Evidence from Company Owner-Managers

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 13.12.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Christoph Sajons, Walter Eucken Institut Freiburg:
Using Smartphone Technology for Research Among Refugees in Germany

in week 49/2017

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 7.12.2017, 12:15h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Sebastian Merkel, Universität Mannheim:
How Low Interest Rates Lead to Asset Price Instabilities

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 7.12.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Ronald Davies, University College Dublin:
The Impact of Taxes on the Extensive and Intensive Margins of FDI

Econometrics Seminar

Thursday, 7.12.2017, 15:30h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Erich Battistin, Queen Mary University of London:
School Accountability, Score Manipulation and Economic Geography

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 6.12.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P 044

Nadine Riedel, Ruhr-Universität Bochum:
Combatting Tax Evasion: Evidence from Comparing Commercial and Business Tax Registry

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 5.12.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P 044

Tsz-Ning Wong, Aalto University:
Free Riding and Duplication in R&D

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 4.12.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Niccolò Lomys, Universität Mannheim:
Learning while Trading: Experimentation and Coasean Dynamics (Job Market Practice Talk)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 4.12.2017, 14:00h in B6, 30-32 - Room 310

Philipp Denter, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid:
Showing Off

in week 48/2017

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 30.11.2017, 12:15h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Timo Boppart, IIES and CEPR:
Labor Supply in the Future: Who Will Work?

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 30.11.2017, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Bernhard Faller, Quaestio Forschung und Beratung, Bonn:
Schaffung preiswerten Wohnraums durch (mehr) Wohnungsneubau

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 30.11.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room S 031

Giulio Federico, European Commission:
Horizontal Mergers and Innovation

Conference

Wednesday, 29.11.2017, h in ZEW

SFB 884, ZEW, and University of Mannheim:
Rigorous Empirical Research in Development Economics

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 29.11.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Michael Buchner, Universität des Saarlandes:
Measuring Inequality in Pre-Industrial Germany. Some Preliminary Thoughts on Creating Regional Social Tables

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 28.11.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Matti Liski, Aalto University:
Carbon Leakage: A Mechanism Design Approach

in week 47/2017

Econometrics Seminar

Thursday, 23.11.2017, 15:30h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Xavier d'Haultfoeuille, CREST:
Testing Rational Expectations Using Data Combination

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 22.11.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P 044

Hannah Schildberg-Hörisch, Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE):
Self-Employment, Family Production and the Returns To Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills in Rural Bangladesh

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 22.11.2017, 19:00h in Palace - Room M 003

Bruno Wenn, Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft – DEG:
Förderung der Privatwirtschaft in Entwicklungs- und Schwellenländern – ein Paradigmenwechsel in der Entwicklungspolitik?

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 21.11.2017, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Lorenzo Cappellari, Università Cattolica Milan:
Parents, Siblings and Schoolmates: Family-School Interactions, Educational Achievement and Labor Market Outcomes

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 21.11.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P 044

Daniel Ershov, Toulouse School of Economics:
The Effect of Consumer Search Costs on Entry and Quality in the Mobile App Market

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 21.11.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Maria Petrova, Institute of Political Economy and Governance (IPEG), Barcelona:
Bombs, Broadcasts and Treason: Allied Intervention and Domestic Opposition to the Nazi Regime in Germany during World War II

Internal Department Seminar/Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar/Research Seminar in Economic History

Monday, 20.11.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Felipe Valencia, Universität Bonn:
Engineering Growth: Innovative Capacity and Development in the Americas

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 20.11.2017, 14:00h in B6, 30-32 - Room 310

Yann P. Kerevel, Lousiana State University:
Best-Loser Rules, Mixed-Member Electoral Systems and the Descriptive Representation of Women

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 20.11.2017, 15:30h in A5, 6 Bauteil C - Room C012

Maria Petrova, Institute of Political Economy and Governance (IPEG), Barcelona:
Social Media, Political Donations and Incumbency Advantage in the United States

in week 46/2017

Econometrics Seminar

Thursday, 16.11.2017, 15:30h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Jörg Stoye, University of Bonn & Cornell University:
Confidence Intervals for Projections of Partially Identified Parameters

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 16.11.2017, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Christoph Trinemeier, Verband Region Rhein-Neckar, Mannheim:
Regionales Siedlungsflächenmanagement in der Metropolregion Rhein-Neckar

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 16.11.2017, 17:15h in Palace - Room O 138 (Fuchs-Petrolub-Saal)

Pierre Regibeau, CRA:
FRAND Commitments and Standard Essential Patents

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 15.11.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P 044

Dan Anderberg, Royal Holloway, University of London:
The Dynamics of Domestic Violence: Learning about the Match

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 15.11.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Christina Lubinski, Copenhagen Business School:
Responses to Deglobalization: German Multinationals in Colonial India

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 14.11.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P 044

Nicola Gennaioli, Università Bocconi:
A Model of Representativeness, with an Application to Finance

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 14.11.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Daniel Garrett, Toulouse School of Economics:
A Dynamic Theory of Random Price Discounts

in week 45/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 9.11.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Tarek Harchaoui, University of Groningen:
A Global Account of Volatility and Structural Transformation

Econometrics Seminar

Thursday, 9.11.2017, 15:30h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Thierry Magnac, Toulouse School of Economics:
Consumer Demand with Unobserved Stockpiling and Intertemporal Price Discrimination

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 9.11.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room S 031

Phil Haile, Yale University:
Common Values, Unobserved Heterogeneity, and Endogenous Entry in U.S. Offshore Oil Lease Auctions

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 8.11.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P 044

Tommaso Porzio, University of California, San Diego:
Invisible Borders: Lessons on Regional Convergence from the Persistent East-West German Divide

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Wednesday, 8.11.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Luis Cabral, NYU Stern School of Business:
Standing on the Shoulders of Dwarfs: Dominant Firms and Innovation Incentives

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 8.11.2017, 19:00h in Palace - Room M 003

Michael Grimm, Universität Passau:
Nachhaltige Elektrifizierung in Afrika: Die Nachfrage nach Solarstrom – Experimentelle Evidenz aus Ruanda

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 7.11.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P 044

Alp Atakan, Koc University:
Price Discovery with Costly Competitive Bidding

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 6.11.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Xiaodi Wang, Universität Mannheim:
What is the Effect of Imbalanced Sex Ratios on Women and Men in China? (Job Market Practice Talk)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 6.11.2017, 14:00h in B6, 30-32 - Room 310

Stephanos Vlachos, University of Lausanne:
Seeds of Populism: Media Coverage of Violence and Anti-Immigration Politics

in week 44/2017

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 2.11.2017, 17:15h in Palace - Room O 138 (Fuchs-Petrolub-Saal)

Dragan Jovanovic, Deutsche Telekom:
Online Platforms and the (EU) Data Economy - Implications for Competition and Regulation

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 2.11.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room S 031

Janet Currie, Princeton University:
Small Area Variations and Physician Decision Making: The Case of Depression

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 30.10.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S 001

Alexander Rohlf, Universität Mannheim:
Did Globalization Help Germany Become Cleaner? - The Effect of Increasing Import/Export Exposure on Local Air Pollution at the German County Level (Job Market Practice Talk)

in week 43/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 26.10.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Erik Hornung, Universität zu Köln:
The Political Economy of the Prussian Three-Class Franchise

Econometrics Seminar

Thursday, 26.10.2017, 15:30h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Claudia Noack, Universität Mannheim:
Sensitivity Analysis of the Monotonicity Assumption

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 26.10.2017, 18:00h in Schloss, Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal (O 138)

Andreas Ibel, AIREA GmbH, Hamburg, und BFW, Verband Freier Immobilien und Wohnungsunternehmen:
Perspektiven zur Schaffung bezahlbaren Wohnraums in Deutschland - gestern, heute und in der Zukunft

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.10.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Miriam Gensowski, University of Copenhagen:
The Development of Academic Under-Confidence - A National Assessment of Children and Adolescents

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 24.10.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Niccolò Lomys, Universität Mannheim:
Learning while Trading: Experimentation and Coasian Dynamics (Job Market Practice Talk)

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 24.10.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Thomas Eisenbach, Federal Reserve Bank of New York:
The Economics of Bank Supervision

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 23.10.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Francesco Paolo Conteduca, Universität Mannheim:
The Structure of Multinational Sales under Demand Risk (Job Market Practice Talk)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 23.10.2017, 14:00h in B6, 30-32 - Room 310

Karina Shyrokykh, LMU München:
Question Even More: A Comparative Assessment of the Activity of Russian International News Media on Twitter

in week 42/2017

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 19.10.2017, 11:45h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1-2

Jörg Rocholl, ESMT Berlin:
Breaking the Doom Loop: The Euro Zone Basket

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 19.10.2017, 12:15h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Basile Grassi, Bocconi University:
IO in I-O: Size, Industrial Organization and the Input-Output Network Make a Firm Structurally Important

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 19.10.2017, 17:15h in Palace - Room Fuchs-Petrolub (O 138)

Armin Schmutzler, University of Zurich:
Competition Policy in Switzerland - An Economist's Perspective

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 18.10.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Andreas Neumayer, Universität Hohenheim:
Investors Home Bias in Imperial Germany

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 18.10.2017, 19:00h in Palace - Room M 003

Andreas Fuchs, Universität Heidelberg:
Chinesische Entwicklungshilfe und ihre Konsequenzen

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 17.10.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Timothy Simcoe, Boston University:
Disclosure Rules and Declared Essential Patents

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 16.10.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Ekaterina Kazakova, Universität Mannheim:
Serving Abroad: Export, M&A, and Greenfield Investment (Job Market Practice Talk)

in week 41/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 12.10.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Matteo Alpino, University of Oslo:
On the Electoral Effectiveness of Pre-Election Policy Promises

Econometrics Seminar

Thursday, 12.10.2017, 15:30h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Blaise Melly, Universität Bern:
The Changes-In-Changes Model with Covariates

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 12.10.2017, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Daniel Kretzschmar, Leibniz-Institut für ökologische Raumentwicklung, Dresden:
Konzepte Wohnbauflächenbedarfsprognosen – zwischen Anspruch und Wirklichkeit

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 10.10.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Gerard Llobet, CEMFI:
The Inverse Cournot Effect in Royalty Negotiations with Complementary Patents

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 10.10.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Glenn Ellison, Massachusetts Institute of Technology:
The Efficiency of Race-Neutral Alternatives to Affirmative Action: Evidence from Chicago`s Exam Schools

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 9.10.2017, 14:00h in B6, 30-32 - Room 310

Matthew Wilson, West Virginia University:
Contestation, Participation, and Democratic Sequencing

in week 40/2017

Special Department Seminar

Friday, 6.10.2017, 11:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Fabian Waldinger, London School of Economics and Political Science:
Frontier Knowledge and Scientific Production: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 5.10.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Straßburg

Nina Bobkova, Universität Bonn:
Knowing What Matters for Others: Information Choice in Auctions

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 5.10.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Peter Abegg, Deutsche Bahn AG:
Infrastructure Investment under Regulation

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 4.10.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Philipp Jäger, RWI Essen:
Bismarck in the Bedroom? Pension Reform and Fertility: Evidence 1870-2010

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 4.10.2017, 19:00h in Schloss Mittelbau - Raum M003

Michael Krempin, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH – GIZ:
Theorie in der Praxis – Bedeutung entwicklungsökonomischer Ansätze für die GIZ

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 2.10.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Joy Tsai, Universität Mannheim:
Protest and Power Structure in China (Job Market Practice Talk)

in week 39/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 28.9.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Luxemburg

Marie Paul, Universität Duisburg-Essen:
The Effects of After-School Programs on Maternal Employment

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 26.9.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Sidartha Gordon, Université Paris-Dauphine:
Choosing between Similar and Dissimilar Information

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 26.9.2017, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Thomas Hoe, University College London:
Hospital Production and Overcrowding: Evidence from the English National Health Service

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 26.9.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Raphael Schoenle, Brandeis University:
Price Rigidity and the Granular Origins of Aggregate Fluctuations

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 25.9.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Albrecht Bohne, Universität Mannheim:
Learning Dynamics in Tax Bunching at the Kink: Evidence from Ecuador (Job Market Practice Talk)

in week 38/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 21.9.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Peter Katuscak, RWTH Aachen:
How to Boost Revenues in First-Price Auctions? The Magic of Disclosing Only Winning Bids from Past Auctions

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 21.9.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Thomas Fetzer, Universität Mannheim:
Zero Rating, Traffic Shaping, and the European Net Neutrality Regulation 2120/2015

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 20.9.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Teodora Boneva, University College London:
Motives for Educational Attainment

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 20.9.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Alexander Donges, Universität Mannheim:
The "Small" German Patent Law Harmonization of 1866 - A Natural Experiment

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 20.9.2017, 19:00h in Schloss Mittelbau - Raum M003

Michael Seckler, United Nations Regional Information Centre, Bonn:
Sustainable Development Goals – Ziele, Herausforderungen, Hintergründe

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 19.9.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Martin Hackmann, University of California, Los Angeles:
Medicaid and Financial Health

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 19.9.2017, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Camille Hebert, Tilburg University:
Connected Firms and Investor Myopia

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 18.9.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Marcel Preuss, Universität Mannheim:
Online Search Tracking and Consumer Privacy (Job Market Practice Talk)

in week 37/2017

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 12.9.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Andy Zapechelnyuk, University of St. Andrews:
A Delegation Approach to Persuasion

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.9.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Farzad Saidi, Stockholm School of Economics:
Life below Zero: Bank Lending under Negative Policy Rates

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 11.9.2017, 14:00h in B6, 30-32 - Room 310

Felix Bierbrauer, Universität zu Köln:
Politically Feasible Reforms of Non-Linear Tax Systems

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 11.9.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Nicolas de Roos, University of Sydney:
Learning to Coordinate: A Study in Retail Gasoline

in week 36/2017

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Friday, 8.9.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1-2

Juan J. Dolado, European University Institute, Florence:
Dual Labour Markets

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 6.9.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Marvin Süße, Trinity College Dublin:
Economic Development and the Origin of Cooperative Institutions: Evidence from the German Periphery

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 5.9.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Alon Eizenberg, Hebrew University of Jerusalem:
Physician Workload and Treatment Choice: the Case of Primary Care

in week 31/2017

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Thursday, 3.8.2017, 12:00h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Jonas Kampe, TU Braunschweig:
Time Series Modeling on Dynamic Networks

in week 30/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 27.7.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Georg Wamser, Universität Tübingen:
The Tax Efficient Use of Debt in Multinational Corporations

in week 29/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 20.7.2017, 14:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Frank Bohn, Radboud University, Nijmegen:
Political Opportunism and Countercyclical Fiscal Policy in Election-year Recessions: Theory and Evidence from Portugese Municipalities

in week 28/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 13.7.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Kazuyuki Motohashi, University of Toky:
Measuring Science Intensity of Industry using Linked Dataset of Science, Technology and Industry

in week 26/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 29.6.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Gaetano Basso, Bank of Italy:
Immigration Responses to Technological Shocks: Theory and Evidence from the United States

in week 25/2017

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 22.6.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Matthias Sutter, Universität zu Köln:
Costly Customers' Mistakes in Credence Goods Markets. Evidence from Field Experiments

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 22.6.2017, 14:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Davud Rostam-Afschar, Universität Hohenheim:
Is Our Income Too Risky to Have A(Nother) Baby? Evidence from German Micro Data

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 20.6.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Martin Pollrich, Universität Bonn:
Sweet Lemons: on Collusion in Hierarchical Agency

in week 24/2017

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 14.6.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Marianne Page, University of California, Davis:
Multi-Generational Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net: Early Life Exposure to Medicaid and the Next Generation's Health

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 13.6.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Michael Best, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR):
Individuals and Organizations as Sources of State Effectiveness, and Consequences for Policy Design

CDSE Presentation

Tuesday, 13.6.2017, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Chia-Yu Tsai, Universität Mannheim:
Protest and Power Structure in China

in week 23/2017

Special Department Seminar

Thursday, 8.6.2017, 09:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Sebastian Siegloch, Universität Mannheim:
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Special Department Seminar

Thursday, 8.6.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Matthias Parey, University of Essex:
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Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 7.6.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Richard Murphy, University of Texas at Austin:
Who Teaches the Teachers? An RCT of Peer to Peer Mentoring

Special Department Seminar

Wednesday, 7.6.2017, 9:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Kerstin Roeder, Universität Augsburg:
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Special Department Seminar

Tuesday, 6.6.2017, 09:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 12

Christina Gathmann, Universität Heidelberg:
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Special Department Seminar

Tuesday, 6.6.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 12

Stefan Bauernschuster, Universität Passau:
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in week 22/2017

Special Department Seminar

Friday, 2.6.2017, 9:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, Universität Bonn:
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Special Department Seminar

Thursday, 1.6.2017, 9:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Alexander Ludwig, Goethe Universität Frankfurt:
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ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Wednesday, 31.5.2017, 12:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Eytan Sheshinski, Tthe Hebrew University of Jerusalem:
Design of a Pension System

Special Department Seminar

Wednesday, 31.5.2017, 12:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Albrecht Glitz, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
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Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 31.5.2017, 19:00h in Palace - Room M003

Lars Feld, Universität Freiburg:
Postmodern, Postautistisch, Postfaktisch – It’s Economics, stupid!

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 30.5.2017, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Anders Bredahl Kock, Aarhus University and CREATES:
Asymptotically Honest Confidence Regions for High Dimensional Parameters by the Desparsified Conservative Lasso

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 30.5.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Alexandre de Cornière, Toulouse School of Economics:
Social Media and the News Industry

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 30.5.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Eytan Sheshinski, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem:
Taxation of Non Renewable Resources

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 29.5.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Stefan Penczynski, Universität Mannheim:
Multi-Dimensional Reasoning in Competitive Resource Allocation Games: Evidence from Intra-Team Communication

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 29.5.2017, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Benny Moldovanu, Universität Bonn:
Voting in the Bundestag and in the Weimar National Assembly

in week 21/2017

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 24.5.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Simon Jäger, MIT:
How Substitutable are Workers? Evidence from Worker Deaths

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 24.5.2017, 15:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Winfried Pohlmeier, Universität Konstanz:
Econometrics of High Dimensional Data: Pitfalls and Opportunities

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 23.5.2017, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Katharina Strohriegl, Universität Bayreuth:
An Introduction to Support Vector Machines and a View on Qualitative Robustness of Estimators

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 23.5.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Alex Smolin, Universität Bonn:
Disclosure and Pricing of Attributes

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 22.5.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Antoine Camous, Universität Mannheim:
Fiscal Progressivity, Redistribution and the Time-Consistency of Monetary Policy

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 22.5.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Katharina Huesmann, Universität zu Köln:
Public Provision of Scarce Resources when Preferences are Non-Linear

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 22.5.2017, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Giovanni Mastrobuoni, University of Essex:
Silence of the Innocents: Illegal Immigrants' Underreporting of Crime and their Victimization

in week 20/2017

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 18.5.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brussels

Andrew J. Oswald, University of Warwick:
Suicide, the Midlife Crisis, and Social and Economic Policy

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.5.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Marco Caliendo, Universität Potsdam:
Long-term Effects of Start Up-Subsidies for the Unemployed: New Evidence from Germany

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 16.5.2017, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Daniel Gutknecht, Universität Mannheim:
Testing Nowcast Monotonicity with Estimated Factors

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 16.5.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Benjamin Moll, Princeton University:
Monetary Policy According to HANK

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 15.5.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Minchul Yum, Universität Mannheim:
On the Distribution of Wealth and Labor Force Participation

in week 19/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 11.5.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Michele Battisti, Ifo Institute Munich:
The Labour Market Integration of Refugees in Germany: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 10.5.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Attila Lindner, University College London:
The Effect of Minimum Wages on the Total Number of Jobs: Evidence from the United States Using a Bunching Estimator

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 10.5.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Jonas Scherner, NTNU Trondheim:
Vabanque? Aufrüstung 1938/39 und Deutschlands Kriegsbereitschaft

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 10.5.2017, 19:00h in Palace - Room M003

Christoph Gran, Silja Graupe, Henrik Orzen, Simon Schulten, Netzwerk für Plurale Ökonomik, Cusanus Hochschule, Universität Mannheim:
Podiumsdiskussion zum Thema: „Zeit umzudenken? – Die Plurale Ökonomik“

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 9.5.2017, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 002

Ulrike Schneider, Technische Universität Wien:
Statistical Inference after Lasso Estimation

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 9.5.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Alessandro Gavazza, London School of Economics:
Internet and Politics: Evidence from U.K. Local Elections and Local Government Policies

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 9.5.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé, Columbia University:
A Model of the Twin Ds: Optimal Default and Devaluation

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 8.5.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sebastian Findeisen, Universität Mannheim:
City Density and Assortative Matching

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 8.5.2017, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

James Snyder, Havard University:
Revealed Preferences for Hard vs. Soft News

in week 18/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 4.5.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Luke Haywood, OECD and DIW Berlin:
The Role of Aggregate Preferences for Labor Supply – Evidence from Low-Paid Employment

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 4.5.2017, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Andrew Daughety and Jennifer Reinganum, Vanderbilt University:
Information Suppression by Teams and Violations of the Brady Rule

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 3.5.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Raphael Parchet, University of Lugano:
Who Bears the Burden of Local Income Taxes?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 2.5.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Leeat Yariv, California Institute of Technology:
On the Efficiency of Stable Matchings in Large Markets

in week 17/2017

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Thursday, 27.4.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Harim Kim, University of Michigan:
Heterogeneous Impacts of Cost Shocks, Strategic Bidding, and Pass-Through: Evidence from the New England Electricity Market

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 27.4.2017, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Paul Hendricksen, Universität Duisburg-Essen:
Fluchtort Kommune – Sozialräumliche Integration

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Wednesday, 26.4.2017, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 4.57/4.58

Lily Ling Yang, University of Sydney:
Dynamic Expert Incentives: Complementarity and Substitutivity in Information Acquisition

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 26.4.2017, 19:00h in Palace - Room M003

Arne Heise, Universität Hamburg:
Keynes und seine Kinder

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 25.4.2017, 12:00h in L9,1-2 - Room 002

Christian Brownlees, Universitat Pompeu Fabra:
Detecting Granular Time Series in Large Panels

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 25.4.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Van Anh Vuong, Universität zu Köln:
The Dynamic Impact of R&D Investment on Productivity and Export Demand in Swedish Manufacturing

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Monday, 24.4.2017, 10:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 4.57/4.58

Jiekai Zhang, PSL-Research University and CREST-ENSAE:
Regulating Advertising Time: Evidence from French TV

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 24.4.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Niccolò Lomys, Universität Mannheim:
Sequential Collective Search in Networks

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 24.4.2017, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Laia Balcells, Duke University:
The Political Consequences of Terrorism - A Quasi-Experimental Approach

in week 16/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 21.4.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Dominika Langenmayr, ZEW:
Trading Offshore: Evidence on Banks' Tax Avoidance

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 20.4.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Jonas von Wangenheim, ZEW:
English versus Vickrey Auctions with Loss Averse Bidders

in week 15/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 11.4.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room HKH

Mark Andor, RWI, Essen:
Information and Residential Energy Conservation

in week 14/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 6.4.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Anthony Strittmatter, University of St. Gallen:
Why Does the Job Corps Increase Gender Earnings Inequality?

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 6.4.2017, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Barbara Thüer, Netzwerk Innenstadt NRW, Münster:
Wohnen im Netzwerk Innenstadt

AEE & SFB 884 Seminar

Wednesday, 5.4.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Deborah Cobb-Clark, University of Sydney:
Parenting Style as an Investment in Human Development

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 5.4.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Nicolas van Zeebroeck, iCITE, Université Libre de Bruxelles:
The Case for Offensive Strategies in Response to Digital Disruption

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 5.4.2017, 19:00h in Palace - Room M003

Joseph Huber, University of Halle:
Krise des Geldsystems – Vollgeld als Ausweg?

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 4.4.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Stephan Lauermann, University of Bonn:
Learning and Price Discovery in a Search Market

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 4.4.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Bruce Preston, University of Melbourne:
Fiscal Foundations of Inflation: Imperfect Knowledge

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 3.4.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Diana Lopez-Avila, International Initiative for Impact Evaluation:
Child Discipline and Social Programs: Evidence from Colombia

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Monday, 3.4.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1-2

Berthold U. Wigger, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology:
Tution Fees in Germany: Lessons from a Failed Experiment

in week 13/2017

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 29.3.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Aline Bütikofer, Norwegian School of Economics:
The Impact of Paid Maternity Leave on Maternal Health

Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics

Tuesday, 28.3.2017, 12:00h in L9,1-2 - Room 002

Fabian Dunker, University of Göttingen:
Multiscale Tests for Shape Constraints in Linear Random Coefficient Models

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 28.3.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Marco Pagnozzi, University of Naples Federico II:
Selling Information to Competitive Firms

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 28.3.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Michael Burda, Humboldt University Berlin:
TFP Convergence in German States since Reunification: Evidence and Explanations

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 27.3.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sergey Stepanov, Hígher School of Economics Moscow:
Reputation and Information Aggregation

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 27.3.2017, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Charles Anthony Smith, University of California, Irvine:
Gerrymandering in America: The House of Representatives, the Supreme Court, and the Future of Popular Sovereignty

in week 12/2017

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 23.3.2017, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Jaka Cepec, University of Ljubljana:
Debt Recovery in Firm Liquidations: Do Liquidation Trustees Matter?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 22.3.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Christian Traxler, Hertie School of Governance Berlin:
Deadlines and Cognitive Limitations: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment

HeiKaMEtrics-Seminar

Tuesday, 21.3.2017, 12:00h in L9,1-2 - Room 002

Vanessa Berenguer-Rico, University of Oxford:
Cumulated Sum of Squares Statistics for Non-linear Non-stationary regressions

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 21.3.2017, 13:45h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2 + 3

Nicola Pavanini, Tilburg University:
Welfare and Redistribution in Residential Electricity Markets with Solar Power

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 21.3.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sascha Steffen, ZEW:
Lender of Last Resort versus Buyer of Last Resort - Evidence from the European Sovereign Debt Crisis

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 20.3.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Juan Carlos Carbajal, UNSW:
Inertia in the Design of Economic Reform Programs

in week 11/2017

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Wednesday, 15.3.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Frank Verboven, KU Leuven:
Evaluating Market Consolidation and Entry in Mobile Communications

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 15.3.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Alexander Sievers, University of Mannheim:
Zwischen Wissenschaft und Ökonomie: Der Markt für Kartografie im 19. Jahrhundert in Deutschland

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 15.3.2017, 19:00h in Schloss Mittelbau - Raum M003

Helge Peukert, University of Erfurt:
Die Finanzkrise und die Wirtschaftswissenschaften - Zwischen Ignoranz und Reflexion

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 14.3.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Toru Kitagawa, University College London:
Who Should Be Treated? Empirical Welfare Maximization Methods for Treatment Choice

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 14.3.2017, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Peter Werner, University of Maastricht:
CO2 Trading: Design & Behavior

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 14.3.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Jan De Loecker, Princeton University and KU Leuven:
Production Function Estimation with Measurement Error in Inputs

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 14.3.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Fabrizio Zilibotti, University of Zurich:
Sovereign Debt and Structural Reforms

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Monday, 13.3.2017, 10:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Eleftheria Triviza, University of Lancaster:
The Optimal Pricing Scheme when Consumer is Habit Forming

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 13.3.2017, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Amanda Driscoll, Florida State University:
From Campaigns to the Halls of Congress: Class-based Prejudice and Strategic Discrimination in Brazil

in week 10/2017

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 9.3.2017, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Alexander Schürt, BBSR - Bundesinstitut für Bau-, Stadt- und Raumforschung, Bonn:
Zwischen Mangel und Überangebot – Zunehmende Herausforderungen auf den Wohnungs- und Immobilienmärkten

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 8.3.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

David Seim, University of Stockholm:
On the Accumulation of Wealth: The Role of Inheritance

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Wednesday, 8.3.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room 4.58

Miaomiao Dong, Toulouse School of Economics:
Strategic Experimentation with Asymmetric Information

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 8.3.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Sibylle Lehmann-Hasemeyer, University of Hohenheim:
Savings Banks and Early Industrialisation in Prussia

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 7.3.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Camilla Roncoroni, University of Warwick:
Political Connections and Market Structure

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 7.3.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Stefan Reichelstein, Stanford University:
Relating Product Prices to Long-Run Marginal Cost: Evidence from Solar PV Modules

in week 09/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 2.3.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Simon Loretz, IHS Wien:
Corporate Taxation and the (Co-)Location of Intangible and Tangible Assets

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 2.3.2017, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Carlo Cambini, Polytechnic University of Turin, Florence School of Regulation:
Regulation and Investment in European High-Speed Broadband Infrastructure

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 1.3.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Ulrich Glogowsky, University of Munich:
Behavioral Responses to Wealth Transfer Taxation: Bunching Evidence from Germany

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 1.3.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Katerina Piro, University of Mannheim:
The Taboo of Family Planning: Demographic Decisions in Ego-Documents in Germany, 1871-1949

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 28.2.2017, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Nicola Dimitri, Università di Siena:
Pricing Cloud Computing Services

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 28.2.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Roland Strausz, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
Sequential Versus Static Screening: An Equivalence Result

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 27.2.2017, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Paolo Roberti, Università di Bologna:
Separated Under the Same Roof: Fiscal Inefficiency of Parties' Fragmentation and Mayor's Political Power

in week 08/2017

Mannheim Law & Economics Forum

Thursday, 23.2.2017, 17:15h in Schloss Westflügel - Room W214

Toshiaka Yamanaka, University of Tokyo:
Liabilities and Remedies of Directors and Officers: A Comparative Perspective

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 22.2.2017, 19:00h in Schloss Mittelbau - Raum M003

Philip Plickert, Wirtschaftsredakteur der F.A.Z.:
Die Zukunft der Geschichte

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 20.2.2017, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Masaaki Higashijima, University of Tohoku (Japan):
Monetary Constraints, Spending and Autocratic Survival in Dominant Party Regimes

in week 07/2017

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Wednesday, 15.2.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Sebastian Broos, Université de Liège:
Targeted Advertising and Consumer Information

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 15.2.2017, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Mark Spoerer, University of Regensburg:
Becoming Global: C&A's Motives for Expansion from the Netherlands to Germany, the UK and the US, 1893-1962

Special Department Seminar

Tuesday, 14.2.2017, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Wei Song, University of Wisconsin-Madison:
Least Square Estimation of Semiparametric Binary Response Model with Endogeneity

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 14.2.2017, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Andreas Asseyer, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
Informational Control and Collusive Supervision

Special Department Seminar

Monday, 13.2.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Krzysztof Pytka, EUI - European University Institute:
Shopping Effort in Self-Insurance Economies

in week 06/2017

Special Department Seminar

Friday, 10.2.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Jasmine Xiao, University of Cambridge:
Corporate Debt Structure, Precautionary Savings, and Investment Dynamics

Special Department Seminar

Thursday, 9.2.2017, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Joshua Holm, Vrije Universiteit Brussel:
Social Identification and Redistribution in Heterogeneous Federations: Evidence from Germany and Belgium

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 9.2.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Mariana Lopes da Fonseca, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance, Munich:
Yardstick Competition in Local Business Taxation: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Portugal

Special Department Seminar

Wednesday, 8.2.2017, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Neslihan Sakarya, The Ohio State University:
A Property of the Hodrick-Prescott Filter and Its Application

Special Department Seminar

Tuesday, 7.2.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Alejandro Van der Ghote, Princeton University:
Coordinating Monetary and Financial Regulatory Policies

Special Department Seminar

Monday, 6.2.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Christopher Busch, University of Cologne:
Occupational Switching and Wage Risk

Special Department Seminar

Monday, 6.2.2017, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Kevin Spiritus, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven:
The Optimal Taxation of Risky Capital Income: The Rate-of-Return Allowance

in week 05/2017

Special Department Seminar

Friday, 3.2.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Martin Schumann, University of Luxembourg:
Integrated Likelihood Based Inference for Nonlinear Panel Data Models with Unobserved Effects

Special Department Seminar

Wednesday, 1.2.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Luke Taylor, London School of Economics:
Nonparametric Significance Testing in Measurement Error Models

Special Department Seminar

Monday, 30.1.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Andreas Gulyas, UCLA:
Identifying Labor Market Sorting with Firm Dynamics

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 30.1.2017, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Pablo Fernandez-Vasquez, Carlos III - Juan March Institute:
The Credibility of Party Policy Rhetoric. Survey Experimental Evidence

in week 04/2017

Special Department Seminar

Thursday, 26.1.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Yang Lu, Aix-Marseille University:
Long-Term Care and Longevity

Special Department Seminar

Wednesday, 25.1.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Paolo G. Piacquadio, University of Oslo:
A Fairness Justification of Utilitarianism

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 23.1.2017, 14:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Stefan Szymanski, University of Michigan:
Entry, Career Dynamics and Worker Ability in the Labor Market for Talent

in week 03/2017

Special Department Seminar

Friday, 20.1.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Lisa Windsteiger, London School of Economics:
Sorting in the Presence of Misperceptions with an Application to Income Inequaliy

Special Department Seminar

Thursday, 19.1.2017, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Duk Gyoo Kim, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena:
The Cycle-Stationary Subgame Perfect Equilibrium in Legislative Bargaining without Replacement

Special Department Seminar

Wednesday, 18.1.2017, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Matthias Meier, University of Bonn:
Time to Build and the Business Cycle

in week 02/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 12.1.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Axel Neidlein, COHAUSZ & FLORACK Patent- und Rechtsanwälte, Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB:
IP-Design und Industrie 4.0 - Patentschutz für Kundennutzen - geht das? Wie wertvoll ist das?

in week 01/2017

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 5.1.2017, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Dimitri Szerman, Climate Policy Initiative and PUC-Rio:
Procuring Firm Growth: The Effects of Government Purchases on Firm Dynamics

in week 50/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 15.12.2016, 15:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Martin Zagler, WU Vienna:
Legal Uncertainty, Corporate Incoming Taxation and Foreign Direct Investment

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 15.12.2016, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Sandro Gleave, German Federal Cartel Office, Bonn:
It Takes Two to Tango – Merger Cases on Two-Sided Markets

in week 49/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 9.12.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Conny Wunsch, University of Basel:
Studying Causal Mechanisms Using Double Randomization Designs: The Role of Risk Taking for Solidarity in Developing Countries

Special Department Seminar

Thursday, 8.12.2016, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Jean-Paul L'Huillier, EIEF Rome:
Optimally Sticky Prices

Specials

Thursday, 8.12.2016, 9:00h in University of Mannheim Castle

University of Mannheim, SFB 884 Conference:
Inequality and Fairness of Political Reforms

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 7.12.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Jeff Smith, University of Michigan:
The Consequences of Academic Match between Students and Colleges

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 7.12.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Max Trecker, LMU München:
Wie die Schuldenkrise der „Entwicklungsländer“ in den 1980er Jahren zur Krise des Ostblocks beitrug

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 6.12.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Emre Aylar, Lund University:
Tests for a Broken Trend with Stationary or Integrated Shocks

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 6.12.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Heski Bar-Isaac, University of Toronto-Rotman:
Multidimensional Asymmetric Information, Adverse Selection, and Efficiency with Application to the Labor Market

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 6.12.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Erin Mansur, Tuck School of Business Dartmouth:
The Environmental Effects of Electric Vehicles

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 5.12.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Matthias Kehrig, University of Mannheim:
Growing Productivity without Growing Wages: The Micro-Level Anatomy of the Aggregate Labor Share Decline

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 5.12.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Konstantinos Matakos, King's College London:
Waking up to a Golden Dawn: The Effect of Exposure to the Refugee Crisis on Political Attitudes and Support for Far-Right Parties

in week 48/2016

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 1.12.2016, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Philipp Deschermeier, Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft Köln:
Die Folgen der Mietpreisbremse

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 1.12.2016, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Dominik Grafenhofer, (Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods:
Taste for Exclusivity and Intellectual Property Rights

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 30.11.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Simon Galle, Norwegian Business School:
Slicing the Pie: Quantifying the Aggregate and Distributional Effects of Trade

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 30.11.2016, 19:00h in SN 163

Wolf Schäfer, University of Hamburg:
Brexit, Sozialsystem und offene Grenzen

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 29.11.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Kamil Yilmaz, Koc University:
Measuring Dynamic Connectedness with Bayesian VAR Models

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 29.11.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Francesco Decarolis, Einaudi University:
Marketing Agencies and Collusive Bidding in Sponsored Search Auctions

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.11.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Morten O. Ravn, University College London:
Macroeconomic Fluctuations with HANK & SAM: An Analytical Approach

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 28.11.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sebastian Findeisen and Tim Lee, University of Mannheim:
The Value of Labor Market Experience and Human Capital Accumulation over the Lifecycle: Evidence from Germany’s Reunification

in week 47/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.11.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Michael Stops, IAB Nürnberg:
Occupation Specific Matching Efficiency

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 24.11.2016, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Pierre Régibeau, Charles River Associates and Imperial College:
Grantbacks, Territorial Restraints and Innovation

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 23.11.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Jörg Heining, IAB Nürnberg:
The Cost of Displacement over the Business Cycle and Its Sources: Evidence from Germany

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 23.11.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Franziskus von Boeselager, Ruhr-Universität Bochum:
Vertrauen generieren: Zur Bedeutung der Regelung der privaten deutschen Auslandsschulden im Zuge der Londoner Schuldenkonferenz für die Finanzierung der westdeutschen Wirtschaft (1948-1958)

ZEW Seminar in Public Economics

Tuesday, 22.11.2016, 15:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Carla Krolage, ZEW Mannheim:
Reassessing Top Income Trends in the United States: The Role of Population and Productivity Growth

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 22.11.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Gabriel Carroll, Stanford University:
Robustly Optimal Auctions with Unknown Resale Opportunities

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 21.11.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Ruben Enikolopov, New Economic School, Moscow:
Social Media and Protest Participation: Evidence from Russia

in week 46/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 17.11.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Martyna Kobus, Institute of Economics, Polish Academy of Sciences:
Copula-Based Measurement of Interdependence: Application to Measuring Welfare, SES-Health Gradient and Intergenerational Mobility

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 17.11.2016, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Heiko Gerlach, University of Queensland, Brisbane:
A Model of Patent Trolls

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 17.11.2016, 18:00h in Schloss - Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal (O 138)

Michael Voigtländer, Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft Köln:
Kaufen oder mieten? Neue Antworten auf einen Klassiker der Wohnungspolitik

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.11.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Russell Toth, University of Sydney:
Can Reference-Dependant Preferences Explain Low Investment Levels Among the Poor? Evidence from Rural-Urban Migration in Indonesia

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 16.11.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Melanie Woitas, University of Erfurt:
Leotards, Sweatbands, Leg Warmer – Aerobic und die Entstehung eines Sportmarkts in den USA

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 15.11.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Hajo Holzmann, Philipps Universität Marburg:
Nonparametric Identification and Estimation in a Triangular Random Coefficient Regression Model

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 15.11.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Alessandro Iaria, CREST-ENSAE:
Demand Estimation with Unobserved Choice Set Heterogeneity

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 15.11.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S 031

Lukas Henkel and Zhengqing Gui, University of Mannheim:
"Sectoral Output Effects of Monetary Policy Shocks: Do Sticky Prices Matter?" and "Incentive-Compatibility Contracting with Limited Liability"

ZEW Seminar in Public Economics

Tuesday, 15.11.2016, 15:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Luxemburg

Kerstin Röder, University of Augsburg:
Family-Specific Investments and Divorce: A Model of Dynamically Inconsistent Household Behavior

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 15.11.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Martin Weidner, University College London:
Fixed-Effect Regressions on Network Data

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 14.11.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Dmitry Matveev, University of Mannheim:
Monetary Policy and Government Debt Dynamics without Commitment (Job Market Practice Talk)

in week 45/2016

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 10.11.2016, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Takeki Sunakawa, Kobe University & EHESS:
Sustainable International Monetary Policy Cooperation

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 10.11.2016, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Fabian Rohland, vhw - Bundesverband für Wohnen und Stadtentwicklung e. V., Berlin:
Bezahlbarer Wohnraum – die Herausforderung für Politik und Wohnungswirtschaft

Research Seminar in Economic History

Wednesday, 9.11.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Bernardo Wjuniski, London School of Economics:
Guiding the Invisible Hand: Market Equilibrium and Multiple Exchange Rates in Brazil, 1953-1961

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 8.11.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Sergei Kovbasyuk, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Statistics:
Memory and Markets

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.11.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Saverio Simonelli, University of Mannheim:
Does Vote Counting Count? Labor Productivity through the Lens of an Electoral Task

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 7.11.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Harald Fadinger, University of Mannheim:
The Real Exchange Rate, Productivity and Innovation: a Cross-Country Firm-Level Analysis

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 7.11.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Giovanni Mellace, University of Southern Denmark:
It's Never Too LATE: A New Look at Local Average Treatment Effects with or without Defiers

in week 44/2016

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 3.11.2016, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1-2

Michael Waterson, University of Warwick:
The Strange Economics of Event Ticket Sales: A Survey

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 3.11.2016, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

David Jaeger, City University of New York:
The Determinants of Internship Opportunities: Evidence from a Résumé Audit

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Wednesday, 2.11.2016, 12:15h in A5 - Room C116

Dominic Schuhmacher, University of Göttingen:
Convergence Rates for the Degree Distribution in a Dynamic Network Model

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 31.10.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Petyo Bonev, Mines ParisTech:
A Mechanism for Institutionalised Threat of Regulation: Theory and Evidence

in week 43/2016

Specials

Thursday, 27.10.2016, 14:00h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P 043

Fabian Herweg, Universität Bayreuth:
Optimal Cost Overruns: Procurement Auctions with Renegotiation

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 27.10.2016, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Thomas Plückebaum, Wissenschaftliches Institut für Infrastruktur und Kommunikationsdienste, Bad Honnef:
Economics of Countrywide Broadband Roll Out: Infrastructure Competition, Wholesale Nationwide Tariffs, Limits of Profitability and Subsidies

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 25.10.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Zhijun Chen, Monash University:
Are Market-Share Contracts a Poor Man's Exclusive Dealing?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 25.10.2016, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5 - Room 001

Daniel Krähmer, Universität Bonn:
Deceptive Products and Competition in Search Markets with Naive Consumers

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 24.10.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Maria Isabel Santana, University of Mannheim:
Measuring Trust in Institutions: A Lab-in-the-Field Study Using Time Preference Elicitation (Job Market Practice Talk)

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar and SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 24.10.2016, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Heather Royer, University of California, Santa Barbara:
The Impact of Education on Fertility: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from the UK

in week 42/2016

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 20.10.2016, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Judith Marie Böttcher, HafenCity Universität Hamburg:
Konzepte zum Wohnen in der Umsetzung und die Rolle der Bündnisse für Wohnen

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 19.10.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Aureo de Paula, University College London:
Identifying and Estimating Social Connections from Outcame Data

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 18.10.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Ralf Martin, Imperial College:
Unraveling Firms: Demand, Productivity and Markups Heterogeneity

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 18.10.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S 031

Marta Giagheddu, Stockholm School of Economics:
Ageing and the Real Exchange Rate

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 18.10.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Jordi Gali, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
Monetary Policy and Bubbles in a New Keynesian Model with Overlapping Generations

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 17.10.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Christoph Wolf, University of Mannheim:
Informative Milestones in Experimentation (Job Market Practice Talk)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 17.10.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Neha Bairoliya, Harvard University:
Effect of Pension Plan Type on Retirement Behavior

in week 41/2016

ZEW Seminar

Friday, 14.10.2016, 13:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Ewen Macleod, UNHCR and University of Oxford:
Global Implications of Forced Displacement

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 13.10.2016, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Axelle Ferriere, European University Institute:
The Heterogeneous Effects of Government Spending: It’s All About Taxes

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 13.10.2016, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Thilo Klein, OECD:
Matching for Credit: Implications for Econometric Analysis and Market Design

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 12.10.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Holger Stichnoth, ZEW:
Estimating a Structural Equilibrium Job Search Model to Evaluate the Introduction of a Uniform Minimum Wage in Germany

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 11.10.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Florian Hoffmann, University of Bonn:
Only Time Will Tell - A Theory of Deferred Compensation

ZEW Seminar in Public Economics

Tuesday, 11.10.2016, 15:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Antoine Bozio, Institut des politiques publiques - Ecole d'économie de Paris:
Incidence of Social Security Contributions: Evidence from France

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.10.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Henrik J. Kleven, London School of Economics:
The Effect of House Prices on Household Borrowing: A New Approach

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 10.10.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Jan Nimczik, University of Mannheim:
Job Mobility Networks and Endogenous Labor Markets (Job Market Practice Talk)

in week 40/2016

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 4.10.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Martin Wagner, TU Dortmund:
Some Extensions of Regression Based Cointegration Analysis: Theory for Applications

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 4.10.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Sebastian Schweighofer-Kodritsch, Humboldt University Berlin:
Time Preferences and Bargaining

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 4.10.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S 031

Gavin Kader, University College London:
Cost of Consideration and Revealed Preference

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 4.10.2016, 17:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Markus K. Brunnermeier, Princeton University:
The I Theory of Money

in week 39/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 29.9.2016, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Timo Mennle, University of Zurich:
First Choice-Maximizing and First Choice-Stable School Choice Mechanisms

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 29.9.2016, 17:15h in Schloss - Westflügel, room W214

Stefan Magen, Ruhr University Bochum:
On the Economic Analysis of Public Law: Peculiarities, Prospects, and Pathways

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 28.9.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Stefan Klonner, University of Heidelberg:
Have Cellphones Improved Labor-Market Outcomes? Evidence from Rural South Africa

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 27.9.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Andreas Moxnes, University of Oslo:
Better, Faster, Stronger: Global Innovation and Trade Liberalization

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 27.9.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Fabian Waldinger, University of Warwick:
Frontier Knowledge and the Creation of Ideas: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science in the Wake of WWI

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 26.9.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Florian Exler, University of Mannheim:
Regulating Small Dollar Loans: The Role of Delinquency (Job Market Practice Talk)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 26.9.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Alexandra Cirone, London School of Economics and Political Science:
Bridging the Gap: Lottery-based Procedures in Early Parliamentarization

in week 38/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 22.9.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Bernhard Boockmann, IAW Tübingen:
Mentoring Disadvantaged Youths During School-to-Work Transition: Evidence from Germany

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 21.9.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Andreas Lichter, IZA Bonn:
Benefit Duration and Job Search Effort: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 20.9.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Matthijs Wildenbeest, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University:
Agency Pricing and Bargaining: Empirical Evidence from the E-Book Market

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 20.9.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

David Martinez-Miera, Carlos III University of Madrid:
Search for Yield

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 19.9.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Johannes Pöschl, University of Mannheim:
Corporate Debt Maturity and Investment over the Business Cycle (Job Market Practice Talk)

in week 37/2016

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 13.9.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Ying Fan, University of Michigan:
Competition, Product Proliferation and Welfare: A Study of the U.S. Smartphone Market

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 13.9.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Seema Jayachandran, Northwestern University:
Cash for Carbon: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Payments for Ecosystem Services to Reduce Deforestation

in week 36/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 8.9.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Simon Lapointe, Université de Fribourg, Switzerland:
Diversity and Municipal Secession: Evidence from Referendums in Quebec

in week 27/2016

SFB 884 Seminar

Wednesday, 6.7.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Jeff Gill, Washington University, St. Louis:
Handling Missing Data Under Difficult and Ordinary Circumstances

Specials

Tuesday, 5.7.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1

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ZEW WIRTSCHAFTSFORUM: Neue Regeln für die Digitale Wirtschaft?

in week 26/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 30.6.2016, 15:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Zarko Kalamov, TU Berlin:
Switching from Safe Haven to Earnings Stripping Rules: Welfare Enhancing or Not?

in week 25/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 21.6.2016, 15:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Sabine Pfeiffer, University of Hohenheim:
Beyond Routine Routine vs. lebendiges Arbeitsvermögen, oder: Zu den Grenzen des Task Based Approaches

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 20.6.2016, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

David Agrawal, University of Kentucky:
Relocation of the Rich: Migration in Response to Top Tax Rate Changes from Spanish Reforms

in week 23/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 9.6.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Kai Liu, University of Cambridge:
The Supply of Skills and Endogenous Technical Change: Evidence from a College Expansion Reform

in week 22/2016

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 2.6.2016, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Daniel Waldenström, Uppsala University:
Inheritance and Wealth Inequality

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 31.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Nestor Parolya, University of Hannover:
Shrinkage Estimation Techniques for Large Dimensional Data

ZEW Seminar in Labour and Welfare Economics

Tuesday, 31.5.2016, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Olga Malkova, University of Kentucky:
The Effect of Pension Tax Reductions on Labor Supply

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 31.5.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Jaap H. Abbring, Tilburg University:
Very Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 31.5.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Moritz Meyer-ter-Vehn, University of California, Los Angeles:
A Human Resource Theory of Persistent Productivity Dispersion

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 30.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Alexandra Avdeenko, University of Mannheim:
Deterrence in the Former German Democratic Republic (East Germany)

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 30.5.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Andreas Born, Stockholm School of Economics:
Election Promises

in week 21/2016

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Michael Böhm, University of Bonn:
Since You’re so Rich, You Must Be Really Smart: Talent and the Finance Wage Premium

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Wednesday, 25.5.2016, 12:15h in A5 - Room C116

Matthias Schulte, University of Bern:
Malliavin-Stein Method for Poisson Functionals

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 25.5.2016, 19:00h in Schloss - SN 163

André Schmidt, Universität Witten/Herdecke:
Die volkswirtschaftlichen Konsequenzen der Migration für die Bundesrepublik Deutschland

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 24.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Christoph Meinerding, University of Frankfurt:
Equilibrium Asset Pricing in Directed Networks

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 24.5.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Theresa Kuchler, NYU Stern School of Business:
Social Networks and Housing Markets

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 24.5.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Larry Samuelson, Yale University:
The Implementation Duality

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 23.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Stefan Penczynski, University of Mannheim:
Disclosure of Verifiable Information under Competition: An Experimental Study

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 23.5.2016, 14:00h in L 13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Andreas Steinmayr, University of Munich:
Fostering the Benefits of International Migration. A Randomized Evaluation of Pre-Departure Training for Migrants from the Philippines to the US

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 23.5.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Michel Serafinelli, University of Toronto:
Politico-Economic Regimes and Attitudes: Female Workers Under State-Socialism

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Monday, 23.5.2016, 14:00h in Mathematikon Heidelberg - PC-Raum Statistik, INF 205

Stefan Sperlich, Université de Genève:
Semi-Mixed Effects Models: What They Are and Where They Are Good for

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 23.5.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Ruben Hipp, University of Mannheim:
Systemic Risk Estimation: A Structural VAR Approach for Network Identification

in week 20/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 19.5.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Miguel Almunia, University of Warwick:
The Price Elasticity of Charitable Deductions: Evidence from UK Tax Records

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 19.5.2016, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Olaf Schnur, vhw - Bundesverband für Wohnen und Stadtentwicklung e. V., Berlin:
Mehr wissen, mehr wagen, mehr Dialog! 10 Thesen zur Flüchtlingssituation vor Ort

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 19.5.2016, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room HKH

Friedhelm Dommermuth, Bundesnetzagentur, Bonn:
Level-Playing Field Between Telecommunications Operators and Over-The-Top Players?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 18.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Ghazala Azmat, Queen Mary University of London:
What You Don't Know...Can't Hurt You? A Field Experiment on Relative Performance Feedback in Higher Education

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 17.5.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Maria Polyakova, Stanford University:
The Welfare Effects of Supply-Side Regulations in Medicare Part D

ZEW Seminar in Public Economics

Tuesday, 17.5.2016, 15:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Luxemburg

Christian Dustmann, University College London:
Child’s Gender, Young Fathers’ Crime, and Spillover Effects in Criminal Behavior

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 17.5.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Johannes Stroebel, New York University:
Do Banks Pass Through Credit Expansions to Consumers Who Want to Borrow?

in week 19/2016

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 12.5.2016, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Rachel Ngai, London School of Economics:
Moving House

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 12.5.2016, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1 - 2

Marko Köthebürger, ETH Zürich:
Equalizing Transfers - Source of (In)Stability in Federations

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 12.5.2016, 15:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Straßburg

Harald Oberhofer, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business:
Who Creates Jobs? Econometric Modeling and Evidence for Austrian Firm Level Data

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 11.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Albrecht Glitz, Humboldt University Berlin:
Industrial Espionage and Productivity

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 11.5.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Debin Ma, London School of Economics:
Institutional Change and Monetary Integration: Silver Exchange between Shanghai and Tianjin in 1885-1930

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 11.5.2016, 19:00h in Schloss - SN 163

Heiner Flassbeck, ehemals Handels- und Entwicklungskonferenz der Vereinten Nationen (UNCTAD) / Universität Hamburg:
Warum versagt der Norden im Süden? - Weil er auch im Norden versagt!

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 10.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Valentina Corradi, University of Surrey:
Robust Forecast Comparison

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 10.5.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Daniel Quint, University of Wisconsin - Madison:
Indicative Bidding in Auctions with Costly Entry

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 10.5.2016, 14:30h in A5, 6 - Room C013

Marco Oesting, University of Siegen:
Simulation of Max-Stable Processes via Extremal Functions

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 10.5.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Nicholas Bloom, Stanford University:
Management as a Technology

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 9.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Vitali Gretschko, University of Cologne:
Common Values and the Coase Conjecture: Inefficiencies in Frictionless Contract (Re-)Negotiation

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 9.5.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Martin Huber, University Fribourg (CH):
How War Affects Political Attitudes: Evidence from Eastern Ukraine

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 9.5.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Mario Meier, University of Mannheim:
Duration Dependence, Dynamic Selection and the Optimal Timing of Unemployment Benefits

in week 18/2016

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 4.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Francesco Drago, University of Messina and CSEF Naples:
Compliance Behavior in Networks: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 3.5.2016, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Eulalia Rubio and David Rinaldi, Jacques Delors Institute, Paris:
Investment in Europe: MAKING THE BEST OF THE JUNCKER PLAN with Case Studies on Digital Infrastructure and Energy Efficiency

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 3.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Stanislav Nagy, KU Leuven:
Statistical Depth in Functional Data Analysis

Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Tuesday, 3.5.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Makoto Watanabe, VU Amsterdam:
Competitive Sequential Search Equilibrium

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 3.5.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Ulrich Wagner, University of Mannheim:
The Co-benefits of Climate Policy: An Empirical Analysis of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 2.5.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Eckhard Janeba, University of Mannheim:
Regulatory Chill and the Effect of Investor State Dispute Settlements

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 2.5.2016, 14:00h in L 13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Benoit Crutzen, Erasmus University Rotterdam:
Team Contests with Multiple Indivisible Prizes

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 2.5.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Niklas Garnadt, University of Mannheim:
Quantity and Quality of Entrepreneurship over the Business Cycle

in week 17/2016

ZEW IVA Brown Bag Lecture

Friday, 29.4.2016, 12:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Carolin Holzmann and Axel von Schwerin, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg:
"Economic Integration and Interdependence in Tax Policy" and "Effective Burden of Business Taxation and Tax Effort of Local Governments"

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 28.4.2016, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Davide Debortoli, Universitat Pompeu Fabra:
Optimal Time-Consistent Government Debt Maturity

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 28.4.2016, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Timo Heyn, empirica ag, Bonn:
Handlungsanforderungen für die mittel- bis langfristige Integration von Flüchtlingen in den Wohnungsmarkt

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 27.4.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Aloysius Siow, University of Toronto:
Occupational Choice and Matching in the Labor Market

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 27.4.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Herman de Jong, University of Groningen:
Beyond Optimism vs Pessimism: British Living Standards during the Industrial Revolution

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 27.4.2016, 19:00h in Schloss - SN 163

Marc Hansmann, Stadtkämmerer Landeshauptstadt Hannover / Leibniz Universität Hannover:
Die Flüchtlingskrise: Chancen, Risiken, Handlungsansätze aus fiskalischer und kommunaler Sicht

Applied Micro Seminar

Tuesday, 26.4.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Peter Egger, ETH Zürich:
Heterogeneous Effects of Tariff and Nontariff Trade-Policy Barriers in Quantitative General Equilibrium

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 25.4.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Minchul Yum, University of Mannheim:
On the Employment Effects of Taxes: The Roles of Home Production, Frictions, and General Equilibrium

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 25.4.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Majed Dodin, University of Mannheim:
The Geography of Social Mobility in Germany

in week 16/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 21.4.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Lars-Erik Borge, Norwegian University of Science and Technology:
Unintended Consequences of a Grant Reform: How the Action Plan for the Elderly Affected the Budget Deficit and Services for the Young

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 21.4.2016, 17:15h in ZEW

Per Rummel, Monopolies Commission, GER:
Antitrust Class Actions: How This Issue is Being Addressed in Different European Countries

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 20.4.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Itai Ater, Tel Aviv University:
Asymmetric Learning in Retail Banking

Applied Micro Seminar

Tuesday, 19.4.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Pierre Dubois, Toulouse School of Economics:
On the Role of Parallel Trade on Manufacturers and Retailers Profits in the Pharmaceutical Sector

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 19.4.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Michelle Sovinsky, University of Mannheim:
Technology Adoption, Vertical Restraints and Partial Foreclosure: Changing the Structure of an Industry

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 18.4.2016, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Jan Sauermann, Stockholm University:
Short- and Long-Term Effects of Vocational vs. General Schooling: Evidence from Sweden

Internal Department Seminar and Job Talk

Monday, 18.4.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Andreas Peichl, ZEW and University of Mannheim:
Jointly Optimal Taxes for Different Sources of Income

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 18.4.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Sebastian Fehrler, University of Konstanz:
How Transparency Kills Information Aggregation: Theory and Experiment

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 18.4.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Franco Esteban Cattaneo Blanchod, University of Mannheim:
MCO - Hospital Negotiation and Switching Costs

in week 15/2016

ZEW IVA Brown Bag Lecture

Thursday, 14.4.2016, 12:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Hannah Paule-Paludkiewicz, University of Frankfurt:
Cultural Determinants of Household Saving Behavior

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 13.4.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Etienne Lehmann, Paris Center for Law and Economics:
Optimal Income Taxation with Unemployment and Wage Responses: A Sufficient Statistics Approach

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 13.4.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Korinna Schönhärl, University Duisburg-Essen:
Finanziers in Sehnsuchtsräumen. Europäische Banken und Griechenland im 19. Jahrhundert

Applied Micro Seminar

Tuesday, 12.4.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Francesc Dilme, University of Bonn:
Residual Deterrence

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.4.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Uwe Sunde, University of Munich:
Malaria Risk and Civil Violence: A Disaggregated Analysis for Africa

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 11.4.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Jim MacGee, University of Western Ontario:
Trade, Relative Prices, and the Canadian Great Depression

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 11.4.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Luxemburg

Gábor Kismihók, University of Amsterdam:
Eduworks: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Research Labour Market Matching Processes

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 11.4.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Marco Valerio Geraci, Université Libre de Bruxelles/ECARES:
Measuring Interconnectedness between Financial Institutions with Bayesian Time-Varying VARs

in week 14/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 7.4.2016, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Luxemburg

Daniel Kühnle, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg:
Love Your Leave, Don’t Leave Your Love! Paid Parental Leave and Children's Living Arrangements

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 7.4.2016, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1 - 2

Carolyn Fischer, Resources for the Future, Washington D.C., and FEEM, Venice:
Environmental Protection for Sale: Strategic Green Industrial Policy and Climate Finance

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 7.4.2016, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Thorsten Heitkamp, NRW.BANK, Düsseldorf:
Zusätzliche Wohnungsneubaunachfrage durch Zuwanderung von Fluchtmigranten nach Nordrhein-Westfalen

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 5.4.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Shahina Rahman, University of Freiburg:
Efficient Single-Index Modeling for Mean and Variance Function

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 5.4.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Ryan Kellogg, University of Michigan:
Asymmetric Information, Royalty Distortions, and Drilling Deadlines: Understanding Oil and Gas Lease Contracts

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 5.4.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Fabian Waldinger, University of Warwick:
International Knowledge Flows: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science in the Wake of WWI

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 4.4.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Matthias Kehrig, University of Mannheim:
Do Firms Mitigate or Magnify Capital Misallocation? Evidence from Plant-Level Data

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 4.4.2016, 14:00h in L 13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Erik Ø. Sørensen, NHH Norwegian School of Economics:
Choice and Personal Responsibility: What is a Morally Relevant Choice?

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 4.4.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Simona Helmsmüller, University of Mannheim:
Impact Evaluation of the Support to Social Health Protection (SHP) Programme in Pakistan

in week 11/2016

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Friday, 18.3.2016, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1 - 2 -3

David H. Autor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge:
Foreign Competition and Domestic Innovation: Evidence from U.S. Patents

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 17.3.2016, 17:15h in ZEW

Christina Caffarra, Charles River Associates:
Online Platforms and Digital Markets: Update on the Antitrust Enforcement Landscape

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.3.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Christina Gathmann, Alfred-Weber-Institute for Economics, Heidelberg:
Returns to Citizenship? Evidence from Germany's Recent Immigration Reforms

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 16.3.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Stefanie van de Kerkhof, University of Mannheim:
Keine Stunde Null? Westdeutsche Waffenproduzenten am Beginn des Kalten Krieges

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 16.3.2016, 19:00h in Schloss - SN 163

Benjamin Elsner, Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit (IZA), Bonn:
Hat der Brain Drain auch Gewinner?

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 15.3.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Matthias Hartmann, University of Mannheim and University of Heidelberg:
When Does Information on Forecast Variance Improve the Performance of a Combined Forecast?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 15.3.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Nico Voigtlaender, UCLA, Anderson School of Management:
Exporting and Plant-Level Efficiency Gains: It’s in the Measure

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 14.3.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Dmitry Matveev, University of Mannheim:
Debt Maturity, Monetary Policy and Fiscal Sustainability without Commitment

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 14.3.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Norbert Czinkán, University of Alicante:
Firm-Level Fluctuations and the Density of Economic Activity

in week 10/2016

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 10.3.2016, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Russell Cooper, The Pennsylvania State University:
Capital Reallocation and Aggregate Productivity

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 8.3.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Oliver Brockhaus, MathFinance AG:
Local Stochastic Correlation

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.3.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

David Rapson, University of California, Davis:
The Household Vehicle Portfolio: Implications for Emissions Abatement Policies

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 8.3.2016, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Vitali Gretschko, University of Cologne:
Market Design in Procurement

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 7.3.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Dmitry Shapiro, University of North Carolina:
A Limited Effect of Business Training on Micro- and Small-Entrepreneurs' Profit: A Theoretical Study

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 7.3.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Julia Gray, London School of Economics and Political Science:
Patronage Explanations for the Survival of International Organizations

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 7.3.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sirus Dehdari, University of Stockholm:
National Identity in Border Regions - The Causal Effect of Homogenization Policies in Alsace-Lorraine

in week 09/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 3.3.2016, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Giannina Vaccaro, Université de Genève:
How to Reduce the Unexplained Gender Wage Gap? Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.3.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Olivier Marie, Maastricht University:
Cost of Education, Credit Constraints, and Gender Bias: Evidence from Reducing Years of Compulsory Schooling in Egypt

SFB 884 Seminar

Wednesday, 2.3.2016, 12:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor, Room 014/015

Simon Jackman, Stanford University:
Unlisted in America

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 2.3.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Mark Spoerer, University of Regensburg:
Principal-Agent-Problem und Corporate Governance im Familienunternehmen in der ersten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts

Ringvorlesung der Fachschaft VWL

Wednesday, 2.3.2016, 19:00h in Schloss - SN 163

Hans-Werner Sinn, ifo Institute and LMU, Munich:
Die neue Völkerwanderung

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 1.3.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Régis Renault, Université de Cergy-Pontoise:
Passive Internet Search

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 29.2.2016, 14:00h in L 13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Luis Corchón, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid:
Relinquishing Power, Exploitation and Political Unemployement in Democratic Organizations

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 29.2.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Mario Meier, University of Mannheim:
Duration Dependence, Dynamic Selection and the Optimal Timing of Unemployment Benefits

in week 08/2016

SFB 884 Seminar

Wednesday, 24.2.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor, Room 014/015

Jonas Fooken, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission:
Investing under Human, Defined and Vague Uncertainty

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 23.2.2016, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Jay Pil Choi, Michigan State University:
You Are Judged by the Company You Keep: Reputation Leverage in Vertically Related Markets

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 22.2.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Thomas König, Nick Lin and Katsunori Seki, SFB 884 - C1:
Legislative Reforms and Party Competition in Parliamentary Democracies

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 22.2.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Torben Fischer, University of Mannheim:
Adverse Selection in Micro-Health Insurance Markets: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Pakistan

in week 07/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 18.2.2016, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Gerard Pfann, Maastricht University:
Dismissal Disputes and Endogenous Sorting

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.2.2016, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Pauline Grosjean, UNSW Business School Sydney:
It’s Raining Men! Hallelujah?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 16.2.2016, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Stefania Albanesi, Ohio State University:
Insolvency After the 2005 Bankruptcy Reform

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 15.2.2016, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Albrecht Bohne, University of Mannheim:
Learning Dynamics in Tax Bunching at the Kink: Evidence from Ecuador

in week 06/2016

ZEW Seminar in Labour and Welfare Economics

Tuesday, 9.2.2016, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Luxemburg

Susanne Steffes, ZEW:
Working from Home and the Quality of Work and Private Life

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 8.2.2016, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Louis Raes, Tilburg University:
Exposure to Bankers: Networks and Stock Market Participation

in week 04/2016

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 28.1.2016, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Christian Jaag, Swiss Economics:
The More Economic Approach to Predatory Pricing

ZEW Seminar in Labour and Welfare Economics

Tuesday, 26.1.2016, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Terry Gregory, ZEW:
The Employment Effects of Routine-Biased Technological Change in Europe

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 25.1.2016, 14:00h in L 13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Cesi Cruz, University of British Columbia:
Politician Family Networks and Electoral Outcomes: Evidence from the Philippines

in week 03/2016

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 21.1.2016, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

David Stadelmann, University of Bayreuth:
Interest Groups, Income and Policy Choices: Evidence from Parliamentary Decisions and Referenda

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 21.1.2016, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Jens Perner, Frontier Economics:
Cross-Border Competition in Capacity Mechanisms?

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 19.1.2016, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Floris Zoutman, Norwegian School of Economics:
The Elasticity of Taxable Savings

in week 02/2016

ZEW Seminar in Labour and Welfare Economics

Tuesday, 12.1.2016, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Ulrich Zierahn, ZEW:
Tasks, Occupations, and Capital-Labor Substitution

in week 51/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 18.12.2015, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Manudeep Bhuller, University of Chicago:
Incarceration, Recidivism and Employment

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 17.12.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Alfons Weichenrieder, University of Frankfurt:
Are Tax Havens Good? Implications of the Crackdown on Secrecy

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 16.12.2015, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Simon Jäger, Harvard University, Cambridge:
How Substitutable Are Workers? Evidence from Worker Deaths

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 14.12.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Francesco Andreoli, LISER Luxembourg:
Equalization of Opportunity: Definitions, Implementable Conditions and Application to Early-Childhood Policy Evaluation

in week 50/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 10.12.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Gordon Jochem Klein, Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE):
The Impact of Local Loop and Retail Unbundling Revisited

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 10.12.2015, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Yossi Spiegel, Tel Aviv University and ZEW:
Can Collusion Promote Sustainable Consumption and Production?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 9.12.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Christian Siegel, University of Exeter:
The Race between the Supply and Demand for Experience

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.12.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Andras Kiss, University of Amsterdam:
Salience and Switching

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 8.12.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Vincent Meisner, University of Mannheim:
Ex-post Optimal Knapsack Procurement

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.12.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Johannes Hoerner, Yale University:
Motivational Ratings

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 7.12.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sander Renes, University of Mannheim:
That’s impossible - An Experimental Study of Participation Constraints and (Im-)possibility Results

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 7.12.2015, 14:00h in L 13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Jean-Robert Tyran, University of Vienna:
Voter Motivation and the Quality of Democratic Choice

in week 49/2015

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 3.12.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Ansgar Schmitz-Veltin, Landeshauptstadt Stuttgart - Statistisches Amt, Abteilung Wirtschaft, Wohnen und Befragungen:
Wohnungsmarktbeobachtung Stuttgart: Die Expertensicht

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 3.12.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Uwe Scheuering and Bodo Aretz, Wissenschaftlicher Stab, Sachverständigenrat:
Focus on Future Viability - Annual Report of the German Council of Economic Experts 2015/16

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.12.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Andreas Kostol, Statistics Norway, University of Bergen:
Disability Benefits, Consumption Insurance, and Household Labor Supply

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 1.12.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Alexander Schnurr, University of Siegen:
Analyzing Structural Breaks in the Dependence between Time Series via Ordinal Patterns

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 1.12.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Konrad Mierendorff, University College London:
Auctions with Limited Commitment

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 1.12.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Vahe Krrikyan, University of Mannheim:
Family Firms and the Choice of Control

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 1.12.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Claudia Olivetti, Boston College:
Three-Generation Mobility in the United States, 1850-1940: The Role of Maternal and Paternal Grandfathers

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 30.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Andras Niedermayer, University of Mannheim:
Competitive Price Discrimination: Evidence from the French Automobile Industry

in week 48/2015

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Joan Llull, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona:
Internal Migration in Dual Labor Markets

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 24.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Melanie Birke, University of Bayreuth:
Significance and Shape Constraint Testing in Nonparametric Quantile Regression

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 24.11.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Francis Bloch, Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne:
Dynamic Assignment of Objects to Queuing Agents with Private Values

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 24.11.2015, 13:45h in Schloss - M218

Stefan Schnabel, University of Mannheim:
Simulation of Max-Stable Random Fields

IAB/ZEW-Workshop

Tuesday, 24.11.2015, 15:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Luxemburg

Thomas Zwick, University of Würzburg:
Work-Related Ability as Source of Information Advantages of Training Employers

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 23.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Felix Jarman, University of Mannheim:
How Does the Number of Political Parties in Municipal Councils Affect Public Spending? An RDD Approach (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

IAB/ZEW-Workshop

Monday, 23.11.2015, 18:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Luxemburg

John van Reenen, London School of Economics:
Management and Management Practices

in week 47/2015

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 19.11.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Enghin Atalay, University of Wisconsin-Madison:
Accounting for the Origins of Macroeconomic Tail Risks

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 19.11.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Eva Korinke, Bundesinstitut für Bau-, Stadt- und Raumforschung, Bonn:
Kooperation im Quartier mit privaten Eigentümern zur Wertsicherung innerstädtischer Immobilien

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 19.11.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Beata Javorcik, University of Oxford:
Globalization: A Woman’s Best Friend? Exporters and the Gender Wage Gap

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 18.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

David Dorn, University of Zurich:
The Labor Market and the Marriage Market: How Adverse Employment Shocks Affect Marriage, Fertility, and Children's Living Circumstances

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 17.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Rainer von Sachs, Université catholique de Louvain-La-Neuve:
Functional Mixed Effect Models for Spectra of Subject-Replicated Time Series

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 17.11.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Johannes Boehm, Sciences Po, Paris:
The Impact of Contract Enforcement Costs on Outsourcing and Aggregate Productivity

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 17.11.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Tobias Etzel, University of Mannheim:
Capital Subsidies in Spatial Equilibrium: Evidence from Germany

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 17.11.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Ramon Marimon, European University Institute, Florence:
Optimal Design of a Financial Stability Fund

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 16.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Isis Durrmeyer, University of Mannheim:
To Rebate or Not to Rebate: Fuel Economy Standards vs. Feebates

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 16.11.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Friedrich Heinemann, Eckhard Janeba and Christoph Esslinger, SFB 884 - C5:
The International Context of Tax and Public Sector Reform Decision - Public Debt and the Political Economy of Reforms

in week 46/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 12.11.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Jan Kabátek, University of Melbourne:
Effects of Age-Dependent Minimum Wages on Youth Employment Flows in the Netherlands

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 11.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Noam Yuchtman, University of California, Berkeley:
Identifying Ideology: Experimental Evidence on Anti-Americanism in Pakistan

Research Seminar in Economic History and Macroeconomics

Wednesday, 11.11.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Markus Lampe, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid:
Interwar Foreign Trade and Imperial Preference in the UK

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 10.11.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Nenad Kos, Bocconi University:
Information in Tender Offers with a Large Shareholder

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 10.11.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Hanno Foerster, University of Mannheim:
Job Search Monitoring, Sanction Enforcement and Sickness Absence: A Structural Evaluation

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 9.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sebastian Siegloch, University of Mannheim:
The Economic Costs of Mass Surveillance: -- Insights from Stasi Spying in East Germany

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 9.11.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Enriqueta Aragonès, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics:
Imperfectly Informed Voters and Strategic Extremism

in week 45/2015

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 5.11.2015, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Rooms 1 and 2

Mary O’Mahony, King’s College London:
European Economic Growth in the Information Age

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Thursday, 5.11.2015, 14:15h in Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 294 - Room 101

Anna Kozhina, University of Heidelberg and HSE Moscow:
Parametrix Method. Introduction

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 5.11.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Arne Uhlendorff, CREST (Centre de Recherche en Economie et Statistiques):
Do Search Clubs Help Young Job Seekers in Deprived Neighborhoods? Evidence from a Randomized Experiment

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 5.11.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Paul Schempp, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn:
Regulatory Arbitrage and Systemic Liquidity Crises

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 5.11.2015, 18:00h in Schloss - O138

Axel Gedaschko, GdW Bundesverband deutscher Wohnungs- und Immobilienunternehmen, Berlin:
25 Jahre Einheit – wo stehen wir in der Stadtentwicklung?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 4.11.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Caterina Calsamiglia, Universitat Autonòma de Barcelona:
Structural Estimation of a Model of School Choices: Boston vs its Alternatives

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 3.11.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Patrick Legros, Université Libre de Bruxelles:
Integration, Delegation, and Management

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 3.11.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Frederik Eidam, University of Mannheim:
Sovereign Debt Maturity Choice during the Euro Crisis

Department Seminar and SFB 884

Tuesday, 3.11.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Rema Hanna, Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge:
The Power of Transparency: Information, Identification Cards and Food Subsidy Programs in Indonesia

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 2.11.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Katharina Walliczek, University of Mannheim:
Exploiting Spatial and Temporal Variation in Nutrition at Birth, Using Data on Infant Mortality and Famines: a Study of Long-Run Health Effects (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

in week 44/2015

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 29.10.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Ricarda Pätzold, Deutsches Institut für Urbanistik, Berlin:
Wohnungsmarktbeobachtung als kommunale Aufgabe

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 29.10.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Martin Halla, Universität Innsbruck:
The Intended and Unintended Consequences of Parental Leave Policies

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 28.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Erik Plug, University of Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute:
Fertility, Labor Supply and Earnings: IV Evidence from IVF Treatments

Research Seminar in Economic History and Macroeconomics

Wednesday, 28.10.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Alexander Donges, University of Mannheim:
The Long-Run Determinants of Innovation

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 27.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Ruodu Wang, University of Waterloo:
Recent Advances in Risk Aggregation and Dependence Uncertainty

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 27.10.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Markus Reisinger, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management:
Sequencing Bilateral Negotiations with Externalities

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 27.10.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Xin Gao, University of Mannheim:
Persuading a Limitedly Attentive Decision Maker

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 27.10.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Samuel Kortum, Yale University:
Trade and the Global Recession

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 26.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Christoph Siemroth, University of Mannheim:
The Informational Content of Prices when Policy Makers React to Financial Markets (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 26.10.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Anna Hammerschmid, University of Mannheim:
Child Care and Labor Supply from an Intergenerational Perspective (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

in week 43/2015

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 22.10.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Josep Pijoan-Mas, CEMFI, Madrid:
Investment Demand and Structural Change

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 21.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Evgeny Yakovlev, Higher School of Economics (HSE), Moscow:
The Causal Effect of Serving in Army on Health: Evidence from Regression Kink Design and Russian Data

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 20.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Maria Marchenko, University of Mannheim:
Endogenous Shocks in the Social Networks: Effects of Students' Exam Retakes on their Friends' Future Performance

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 20.10.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Piero Gottardi, European University Institute, Florence:
Competing Mechanisms in Markets for Lemons

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 20.10.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Laura Pohlan, University of Mannheim:
Estimating a Structural Equilibrium Job Search Model to Evaluate the Introduction of a Uniform Minimum Wage in Germany

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 20.10.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Ralf Meisenzahl, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System:
Origins of Persistent Differences in Human Capital Accumulation

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 19.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Christoph Esslinger, University of Mannheim:
Public Debt and the Political Economy of Reforms (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

in week 42/2015

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 15.10.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Paul Klein, Stockholm University:
Making a Miracle: Ireland 1980-2005

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 15.10.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Bee Yan Aw-Roberts, Pennsylvania State University:
Demand, Costs and Product Scope in the Export Market

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 14.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Gordon Dahl, University of California, San Diego:
Do Politicians Change Public Attitudes?

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 14.10.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Thushyanthan Baskaran, University of Göttingen:
The Revenue and Base Effects of Local Tax Hikes: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment

Research Seminar in Economic History and Macroeconomics

Wednesday, 14.10.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Olivier Accominotti, London School of Economics:
Global Banking and the International Transmission of the 1931 Financial Crisis

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 13.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Martin Wendler, University of Greifswald:
Subsampling – to Use or Not to Use

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 13.10.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Jeremy Fox, Rice University:
Unobserved Heterogeneity in Matching Games with an Application to Venture Capital

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 13.10.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Alessandro Perri, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid:
Bankruptcy Reforms in the Presence of Heterogeneous Levels of Unionization

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 13.10.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Pascaline Dupas, Stanford University:
Decentralization and Efficiency of Subsidy Targeting: Evidence from Chiefs in Rural Malawi

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 12.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Océane Briand, University of Mannheim:
Value Added Tax Reforms, Distortions and Informality: Evidence from Indian States (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 12.10.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Aniol Llorente-Saguer, Queen Mary University London:
The Marginal Voter's Curse

in week 41/2015

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 8.10.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Nicolas Werquin, Université Toulouse:
Income Taxation with Frictional Labor Supply

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 7.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Stefano DellaVigna, University of California, Berkeley:
Reference-Dependent Job Search: Evidence from Hungary

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 6.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Moritz Jirak, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
Uniform Change Point Tests in High Dimension

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 6.10.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Martin Schmalz, University of Michigan:
Anti-Competitive Effects of Common Ownership

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 6.10.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Ying Lei Toh, Toulouse School of Economics:
Data Security in the Digital Age: A Model of Consumer Learning

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 6.10.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Davide Cantoni, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München:
Curriculum and Ideology

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 5.10.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Johannes Schneider, University of Mannheim:
Managing a Conflict - Alternative Dispute Resolution in Contests (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

in week 40/2015

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 1.10.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Ethan Ilzetzki, London School of Economics:
A Positive Theory of Tax Reform

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 1.10.2015, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1 + 2

Piet Eichholtz, Maastricht University:
House Prices and the External Effects of Conventional and Green Electricity Generation

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 1.10.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Matteo Picchio, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona:
Gender and the Effect of Working Hours on Firm-Sponsored Training

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 1.10.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Redis Zaliauskas, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), UK:
Assessing the Possibilities and Limitations of Disclosure Empirically

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 30.9.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Felix Weinhard, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
ICT and Education: Evidence from Student Home Addresses

Research Seminar in Economic History and Macroeconomics

Wednesday, 30.9.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Alexander Engel, University of Göttingen:
Acceleration and Price Risk Reduction in Nineteenth Century Commodity Markets

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.9.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Vincenzo Denicolo, University of Leicester:
Exclusive Contracts with Imperfect Rent Extraction

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 29.9.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Roberto Venturini, Université Libre de Bruxelles:
Antitrust Cooperation Decisions with Endogenous Cartel Formation

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.9.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sven Rady, University of Bonn:
Strongly Symmetric Equilibria in Bandit Games

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 28.9.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Wieland Hoffmann, University of Mannheim:
House Price Dynamics and Adjustment Frictions (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 28.9.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Andreas Landmann and Niels Kemper, SFB 884 - B7:
Using Randomized Controlled Trials to Evaluate Financial Interventions in Developing Countries

in week 39/2015

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 24.9.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - 5th Floor, SFB Meeting Room

David A. Savage, University of Newcastle, Australia:
Hic Sunt Leones! The Role of National Identity on Aggressiveness between National Football Teams

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 23.9.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Benjamin Elsner, IZA, Bonn:
A Big Fish in a Small Pond: Ability Rank and Human Capital Investment

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 22.9.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Mathias Reynaert, Toulouse School of Economics:
Abatement Strategies and the Cost of Environmental Regulation: Emission Standards on the European Automobile Market

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 22.9.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Xiaodi Wang, University of Mannheim:
Female Bargaining Power and Labor Supply: A Study of Eliminating Joint Taxation

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 22.9.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Eduardo Davila, Harvard University, Cambridge:
Optimal Financial Transaction Taxes

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 21.9.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Vincent Meisner, University of Mannheim:
Competing for Strategic Buyers (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

in week 38/2015

Research Seminar in Economic History and Macroeconomics

Wednesday, 16.9.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Philipp Keßler, University of Mannheim:
The Resumption of Foreign Investment in Germany after World War II

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 15.9.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Thibault Fally, University of California, Berkeley:
Firm Heterogeneity in Consumption Baskets: Evidence from Home and Store Scanner Data

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 14.9.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Benjamin Balzer, University of Mannheim:
Signalling and Inefficient Collusion in a Second Price Auction and First Price Auction (JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 14.9.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Dominik Duell, Université Toulouse:
Determinants of Discrimination in Strategic Settings

in week 37/2015

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 10.9.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Stefan Bauernschuster, University of Passau:
When Labor Disputes Bring Cities to a Standstill: The Impact of Public Transit Strikes on Traffic, Accidents, Air Pollution and Health

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 10.9.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Ludivine Martin, LISER Luxembourg:
Information Technologies, Communication Technologies and Decision-Making: Experimental and Survey Evidence

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.9.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Helena Perrone, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
Price Dispersion and Informational Frictions: Evidence from Supermarkets Purchases

in week 36/2015

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 3.9.2015, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1 + 2

Kay Blaufus, University of Hannover:
Behavioral Taxation: Empirical Findings and Policy Implications

in week 34/2015

ZEW Seminar in Labour and Welfare Economics

Friday, 21.8.2015, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Arne Jonas Warnke, ZEW:
A Comparison of Bayesian and Frequentist Association Football Forecasting Models Using Individual-Level Player Data

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 20.8.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Steffen Künn, IZA, Bonn:
Should I Stay or Should I Go? Mobility Assistance and Job Finding Strategies

in week 32/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 6.8.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Christoph Breunig, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
On IV Estimation in Case of Endogenous Selection

in week 31/2015

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 28.7.2015, 13:45h in A5, 6 - Room C 012

Christoph Kühn, University of Frankfurt:
Modeling Capital Gains Taxes in Continuous Time

in week 28/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 9.7.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Michael Falkenstein, IfADo, TU Dortmund:
Lernen im Alter

in week 27/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 2.7.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Ulf Zölitz, IZA und Maastricht University:
Following Your Role Model? The Impact of Instructor Gender on Performance, Course Choices and Careers in Academia

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 30.6.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Keun Lee, Seoul National University:
Catch-up Cycles and Changes in Industrial Leadership in Six Industries

in week 26/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 24.6.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Rooms 1 and 2

John Roemer, Yale University:
How We Cooperate ... Perhaps

in week 25/2015

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Thursday, 18.6.2015, 11:15h in INF 294, Heidelberg - Room 101

Joseph Tadjuidje Kamgaing, Technical University Kaiserslautern:
On the Use of Estimating Functions in Monitoring Time Series for Change Points

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 18.6.2015, 12:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1 + 2

Giuseppe Bertola, EDHEC Business School:
Sources and Implications of Labor Policy Reforms

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Wednesday, 17.6.2015, 11:15h in INF 294, Heidelberg - Room 214

Giovanni Motta, Columbia University, New York:
Local Polynomials for Time-varying Correlations: Adaptivity versus Positivity

in week 24/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 10.6.2015, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Damir Stijepic, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz:
Workplace Heterogeneity and the Returns to Versatility

in week 23/2015

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 3.6.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Andreas Steinhauer, University of Edinburgh:
Risk-sharing and Family Labor Supply

in week 22/2015

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 28.5.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Michael Neitzel, InWIS Forschung & Beratung GmbH, Bochum:
Auswirkungen der Mietpreisbremse auf die Wohnungsmärkte

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 28.5.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Thomas Siedler, University of Hamburg:
Door Opener or Waste of Time? The Effects of Student Internships on Labor Market Outcomes

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 26.5.2015, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 210

Yoosoon Chang, Indiana University:
Regime Switching Model with Endogenous Autoregressive Latent Factor

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 26.5.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Takeshi Murooka, University of Munich:
The Timing of Active-Choice Policy

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 26.5.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Xue Zhang, University of Mannheim:
What are the Financial Crisis and Economic Growth Implications of Bank Capital Regulation?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 26.5.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Jerome Adda, Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi:
The Dynamics of Return Migration, Human Capital Accumulation, and Wage Assimilation

in week 21/2015

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 21.5.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Nicola Pavoni, Bocconi University:
tba

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 21.5.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Ora John Reuter, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and Higher School of Economics, Moscow:
Getting The Opposition Together: Protest Coordination in Hybrid Regimes

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 21.5.2015, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Straßburg

Christos Genakos, Athens University of Economics and Business:
The Impact of Maximum Markup Regulation on Prices

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 21.5.2015, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign:
Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 20.5.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Peter Arcidiacono, Duke University:
Equilibrium Grade Inflation with Implications for Female Persistence in the Sciences

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 20.5.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Torsten Biemann, University of Mannheim:
A New Method to Analyze Ideal Types and Configurations in Organizational Research

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 19.5.2015, 12:00h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Ioannis Papastathopoulos, University of Edinburgh:
Conditional Independence and the Conditional Extreme Value Model

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 19.5.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Rodrigo Montes, Toulouse School of Economics:
The Value of Personal Information in Markets with Endogenous Privacy

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 19.5.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Justin Johnson, Cornell University:
Unplanned Purchases and Retail Competition

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 18.5.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Tim Lee, University of Mannheim:
Wage Inequality and Firm Productivity Dispersion Between and Across Sectors

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 18.5.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Michael Bechtel, University of St.Gallen:
Interests, Norms, and Mass Support for Global Climate Cooperation

in week 20/2015

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 13.5.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Joshua Goodman, Harvard Kennedy School:
Demand for Low Cost, High Quality Online Education: Evidence from Georgia Tech's Online Computer Science Degree Program

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Wednesday, 13.5.2015, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Jens-Peter Kreiß and Efstathios Paparoditis, TU Braunschweig:
Bootstrap Methods for Univariate and Multivariate Time Series

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Wednesday, 13.5.2015, 17:15h in Schloss Ehrenhof West - EW145

Hodaka Morita, University of New South Wales:
An Economic Model for Structures of the Legal Profession

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.5.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Matthew Backus, Cornell University:
Cheap Talk, Round Numbers, and the Economics of Negotiation

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 12.5.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Albrecht Bohne, University of Mannheim:
How to Increase Savings and Investment? Experimental Evidence from Ethiopia

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.5.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Ellen McGrattan, University of Minnesota:
On Financing Retirement with an Aging Population

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 11.5.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sebastian Findeisen, University of Mannheim:
Designing Efficient College and Tax Policies

in week 19/2015

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 7.5.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Joe Kaboski, :
Skill-Biased Structural Change

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 7.5.2015, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1 + 2

Barbara Petrongolo, London School of Economics:
Gender and the Labour Market

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 7.5.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Martin Biewen, University of Tübingen:
Direct Estimation of Equivalence Scales

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 7.5.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Martin Vaché, IWU Institut Wohnen und Umwelt GmbH, Darmstadt:
Der energetisch differenzierte Mietspiegel – Voraussetzungen, Umsetzungsmöglichkeiten und Grenzen

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 5.5.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Miklós Koren, Central European University:
Bridges

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 5.5.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Sebastian Merkel, University of Mannheim:
Can a Financial Transaction Tax Prevent Stock Price Booms?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 5.5.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

George Mailath, University of Pennsylvania:
The Curse of Long Horizons

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 4.5.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Katja Kaufmann, University of Mannheim:
Marriage Market and Intergenerational Effects of Elite Higher Education: Evidence from Chile

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 4.5.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Jason Eichorst, SFB 884 - C4:
Tools in Text Analysis for the Study of Political Representation

in week 18/2015

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 30.4.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

James Cloyne, Bank of England:
Monetary Policy when Households Have Debt: New Evidence on the Transmission Mechanism

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 29.4.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Matthias Schündeln, Goethe University Frankfurt:
Studying the Effect of a Community Driven Development Program on Economic and Social Networks in Rural Gambia

SFB 884 Seminar

Wednesday, 29.4.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Mattias Polborn, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign:
Political Competition in Legislative Elections

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 29.4.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Sebastian Vollmer, Universität Göttingen:
Monks, Gents, and Industrialists: The Long-run Impact of the Dissolution of the English Monasteries

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 28.4.2015, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 210

Alexandre Tsybakov, CREST and University Paris VI:
Estimation of Linear and Quadratic Functionals under Sparsity Constraints

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 28.4.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Katherine Emily Ho, Columbia University New York:
Insurer Competition in Health Care Markets

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 28.4.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Justin Leduc, University of Mannheim:
Strategic Information Transmission with Heterogeneous Audiences

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 28.4.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Hélène Rey, London Business School:
Financial Integration and Growth in a Risky World

in week 17/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 24.4.2015, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Francesca Carta, Bank of Italy:
You’ve Come a Long Way, Baby. Effects of Commuting Times on Couples’ Labour Supply

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 23.4.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Konstantinos Tatsiramos, IZA, Bonn:
Family, Community and Long-Term Earnings Inequality

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 22.4.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Johnathan Meer, Texas A&M University:
Effects of the Minimum Wage on Employment Dynamics

GESS Distinguished Guest Lecture

Wednesday, 22.4.2015, 17:30h in Schloss - O142

Leonard Wantchekon, Princeton University:
Education and Human Capital Externalities: Evidence from Colonial Benin

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 21.4.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Catherine Thomas, London School of Economics:
Information Frictions and Observable Experience

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 21.4.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Jan Sebastian Nimczik, University of Mannheim:
How Concentrated are Local Labor Markets? Evidence from Group Formation Patterns in Firm Networks

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 21.4.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Vasiliki Skreta, University College London:
Selling with(out) Evidence

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 20.4.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Susan Rose-Ackermann, Yale University:
Are Corrupt Elites Necessary for Corrupt Countries?

in week 16/2015

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 16.4.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Wei Cui, University College London:
Search-Based Endogenous Illiquidity and the Macroeconomy

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 16.4.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Wolfgang Neußer, Bundesinstitut für Bau-, Stadt- und Raumforschung (BBSR), Bonn:
Mietspiegel in Deutschland - Entwicklung, Verbreitung und Anforderungen

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 16.4.2015, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Rune Stenbacka, Hanken University, Helsingfors:
Personalized Pricing versus History-Based Pricing: Implications for Privacy Policy

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 15.4.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Stefania Albanesi, Federal Reserve Bank of New York:
Insolvency after the 2005 Bankruptcy Reform

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 15.4.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Katharina Knoll, FU Berlin:
No Price like Home: Global House Prices, 1870-2012

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 14.4.2015, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 210

Rainer Dahlhaus, University of Heidelberg:
Empirical Process Techniques for Locally Stationary Processes

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 14.4.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

José L. Moraga-González, VU University Amsterdam:
Prices, Product Differentiation, and Heterogeneous Search Costs

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 14.4.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Alexander Rohlf, University of Mannheim:
The Effect of Emission Information on Housing Prices: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from the European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 14.4.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Massimo Morelli, Columbia University New York:
Cultural Differences and Institutional Integration

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 13.4.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Konrad Stahl, University of Mannheim:
Trust, Competition and Innovation: Theory and Evidence from German Car Manufacturers

in week 14/2015

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 2.4.2015, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1 + 2

Wolfram Schlenker, Columbia University New York:
Climate Change, Agricultural Production, and Food Security

SFB 884 Talk

Wednesday, 1.4.2015, 15:30h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Peter Lugtig, Utrecht University:
Attrition in Panel Surveys

in week 13/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 26.3.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Mario Liebensteiner, Vienna University of Economics and Business:
Vertical Disintegration in the European Electricity Sector: Empirical Evidence on Lost Synergies

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 26.3.2015, 17:15h in Schloss Ehrenhof West - Room EW159

Emanuela Carbonara, University of Bologna:
De Jure Determinants of New Firm Formation: How the Pillars of Constitutions Influence Entrepreneurship

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.3.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Martin Nybom, Stockholm University:
The Distribution of Lifetime Earnings Returns to College

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 24.3.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Sergey Stepanov, Higher School of Economics Moscow:
Biased Performance Evaluation in a Model of Career Concerns: Incentives Versus Ex-Post Efficiency

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 24.3.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Shuguang Zhu, Toulouse School of Economics:
Foundations of Ex Post Incentive Compatible Mechanisms

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 23.3.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Hyun Song Shin, Princeton University:
Risk-Taking Channel of Monetary Policy: A Global Game Approach

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 23.3.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Hans Peter Grüner, SFB 884 - A2 & A7:
Mechanism Design and Reforms: An Overview

in week 12/2015

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Thursday, 19.3.2015, 10:15h in B6, 26 - Room B1.01

Jonathan Tawn, Lancaster University:
Multivariate Extremes Value Methods for Univariate and Spatial Flood Risk Assessment

SFB 884 Talk

Thursday, 19.3.2015, 11:00h in A5, 6 - Room B 316

Eric Dickson, New York University:
Learning About Legitimacy Using Laboratory Experiments

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 19.3.2015, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Stefanie Stantcheva, Harvard University:
Taxation and the International Mobility of Superstar Inventors

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 19.3.2015, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Franz Wirl, Universität Wien:
Wholesale Versus Retail Pricing with Downstream Firms ('Amazon' and 'Apple') that Add Value and Have First Mover Advantage

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 18.3.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Vivek Ghosal, School of Economics, Georgia Institute of Technology:
Competition and Innovation in Automobile Markets

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 18.3.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Reinhild Kreis, Universität Wien:
Menschliches Maß. Heimwerken im 20. Jahrhundert

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 17.3.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Jorge Balat, Johns Hopkins University:
Heterogeneous Firms: Skilled-­Labor Productivity and Export Destinations

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 17.3.2015, 13:45h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Harry Zheng, Imperial College London:
Dual Representation of Value Function and Applications

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 17.3.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Tongbin Zhang, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona :
Stock Price, Real Riskless Interest Rate and Learning

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 17.3.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Ruben Durante, Science Po Paris:
Attack When the World Is Not Watching? International Media and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 16.3.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Martin Halla, University of Innsbruck, IZA, NRN:
The Effect of Statutory Sick Pay Regulations on Workers´Health

in week 11/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 12.3.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Howard Chernick, Hunter College, City University of New York:
Consumption Taxes, Income Taxes, and Revenue Stability: States and the Great Recession

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 11.3.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Axel Dreher, University of Heidelberg:
Aid on Demand: African Leaders and the Geography of China's Foreign Assistance

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 10.3.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Bruno Jullien, Toulouse School of Economics:
Dynamic Competition with Network Externalities: Why History Matters

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 10.3.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Johannes Bubeck, University of Mannheim:
Monetary Policy and Run Behaviour: A Global Games Approach

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 9.3.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Michael Wolf, Universität Zürich:
Nonlinear Shrinkage of the Covariance Matrix for Portfolio Selection: Markowitz Meets Goldilocks

in week 10/2015

ZEW Seminar in Labour and Welfare Economics

Friday, 6.3.2015, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Ulrich Zierahn, ZEW:
Heterogeneous Labor Market Adjustments to Offshoring in European Regions

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 5.3.2015, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1 + 2

Jean-Michel Glachant, Florence School of Regulation:
A New Energy Policy for a New European Commission?

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 4.3.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Michael Price, Georgia State University:
Using Field Experiments to Address Environmental Externalities and Resource Scarcity: Major Lessons Learned and New Directions for Future Research

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 4.3.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Felix Selgert, Universität Wien:
Financial Crises, Investor Protection, and Political Economy. The German Stock Corporations Act, 1884-1931

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 3.3.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Frédéric Warzynski, Aarhus University:
Import Competition, Productivity and Multi-Product Firms

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 3.3.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Chia-Yu Tsai, University of Mannheim:
Mass Media and National Identity

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 2.3.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Christoph Rothe, Columbia University, New York:
Robust Confidence Intervals for Average Treatment Effects under Limited Overlap

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 2.3.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Eun Ryung Lee and Carsten Jentsch, SFB 884 - B6:
Statistical Inference on Party Positions from Texts: Statistical Modeling, Bootstrap and Adjusting for Time Effects

in week 09/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 26.2.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Adhurim Haxhimusa, Vienna University of Economics and Business:
Facility- and Service-Based Competition and Investment in Fixed Broadband Networks: Lessons from a Decade of Access Regulations in the European Union Member States

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.2.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Johannes Rincke, University Erlangen-Nürnberg:
Do Taxes Crowd Out Intrinsic Motivation? Field-Experimental Evidence from Germany

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 25.2.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Timothy W. Guinnane, Yale University:
Choosing an Enterprise Form: Spain, 1885-1936

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 24.2.2015, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Frank Rosar, University of Bonn:
Test Design under Voluntary Participation and Conflicting Preferences

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 24.2.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Sihong Zhang, University of Mannheim:
Racing Against or With Each Other - Firms' R&D Cooperation Decisions

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 24.2.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Björn Bartling, University of Zurich:
Is Competition Fair? An Experimental Study

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 23.2.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Michael Kosfeld, Goethe University Frankfurt:
Leader Punishment and Cooperation in Groups: Experimental Field Evidence from Commons Management in Ethiopia

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 23.2.2015, 13:45h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room: Heinz-König-Hall

Jörg Heining, IAB:
Data and Data Access at the Research Data Center of the German Federal Employment Agency at the Institute for Employment Research

in week 08/2015

ZEW Seminar in Labour and Welfare Economics

Friday, 20.2.2015, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Luxemburg

Laura Pohlan, ZEW:
The Impact of Job Creation Schemes on Unemployment

ZEW Seminar in Labour and Welfare Economics

Thursday, 19.2.2015, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Holger Stichnoth, ZEW:
Short-term Work and Spousal Labour Supply

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 17.2.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Torben Fischer, University of Mannheim:
Health Insurance Innovations for the Poor in Pakistan

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 17.2.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Hannes Leeb, Universität Wien:
On Conditional Moments of High-dimensional Random Vectors Given Lower-dimensional Projections

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 16.2.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Andreas Lange, Universität Hamburg:
Adversity is a School of Wisdom: Experimental Evidence on Cooperative Protection against Stochastic Disasters

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 16.2.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Renee Bowen, Stanford Graduate School of Business:
Efficiency of Flexible Budgetary Institutions

in week 07/2015

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Friday, 13.2.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Omar Rachedi, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid :
The Calm before the Storm: Time Varying Volatility and the Origins of Financial Crises

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 12.2.2015, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Christian Kastrop, OECD:
Corporate Income Taxation

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 12.2.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Antoine Camous, European University Institute, Florenz:
Monetary Policy and Debt Fragility

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 11.2.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Pascal Lavergne, Université de Toulouse:
Model Equivalence Tests for Overidentifying Restrictions

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Wednesday, 11.2.2015, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Yang Yao , Universität Peking:
Structural Change and Growth in China

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 11.2.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 458

Paula Gobbi, Université catholique de Louvain:
Development Policies when Accounting for the Extensive Margin of Fertility

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 10.2.2015, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Simon Goerlach, University College London :
Migrant Wages, Human Capital Accumulation and Return Migration

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 10.2.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 458

Tom Schmitz, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
Fluctuations in R&D Investment and Long-run Growth: The Role of the Size Distribution of Innovating Firms

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 10.2.2015, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Martin Kocher, LMU München:
Unleashing Animal Spirits - Self-Control and Overpricing in Experimental Asset Markets

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 9.2.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Nikolay Marinov, University of Mannheim:
Does Social Media Promote Civic Optimism?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 9.2.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 458

Svetlana Pashchenko, University of Surrey:
Work Incentives of Medicaid Beneficiaries and the Role of Asset Testing

in week 06/2015

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Friday, 6.2.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Pedro Sant’Anna, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid:
Nonparametric Tests for Conditional Treatment Effects with Duration Outcomes

ZEW Seminar in Labour and Welfare Economics

Friday, 6.2.2015, 13:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Heinz-König-Hall

Sarra Ben Yahmed, ZEW:
Gender Wage Gaps in Formal and Informal Jobs, Evidence from Brazil

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 5.2.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Daniel Gutknecht, University of Oxford:
Modelling Heaped Duration Data: An Application to Neonatal Mortality

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 5.2.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Minchul Yum, Ohio State University:
Parental Time Investment and Human Capital Formation: A Quantitative Analysis of Intergenerational Mobility

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 4.2.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Giovanni Ricco, London Business School:
A New Identification of Fiscal Shocks Based on the Information Flow

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 3.2.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Reinhard Ellwanger, European University Institute Florence:
Driven by Fear? The Tail Risk Premium in the Crude Oil Futures Market

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 3.2.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Markus Riegler, London School of Economics and Political Sciences:
The Impact of Uncertainty Shocks on the Job-Finding Rate and Separation Rate

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 2.2.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Philipp Ketz, Brown University, Providence, USA:
Testing near or at the Boundary of the Parameter Space

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 2.2.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Thomas König und Moritz Osnabrügge, SFB 884 - C6:
The Imperfect Agenda Setter: Analyzing the Implications of National Elections for EU Decision Making

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 2.2.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Keshav Dogra, Columbia University New York:
Liquidity Traps, Debt Relief, and Macroprudential Policy: A Mechanism Design Approach

in week 05/2015

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Friday, 30.1.2015, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Michele De Nadai, Università di Padova:
Nonparametric Errors in Variables Models with Measurement Errors on Both Sides of the Equation

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 27.1.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Salomé Baslandze, University of Pennsylvania:
The Role of the IT Revolution in Knowledge Diffusion, Innovation and Reallocation

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 26.1.2015, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Bernhard Ebbinghaus, SFB 884 - A6:
Changing Pension Reform Attitudes: Institutional and Socio-economic Factors

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 26.1.2015, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Axelle Ferriere, New York University, Stern School of Business:
Sovereign Default, Inequality, and Progressive Taxation

in week 04/2015

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 22.1.2015, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Gregor Pfeifer, Universität des Saarlandes:
Synthesizing Cash for Clunkers: Stabilizing the Car Market, Hurting the Environment

in week 51/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 18.12.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Uwe Scheuering, Sachverständigenrat zur Begutachtung der gesamtwirtschaftlichen Entwicklung, Wiesbaden:
More Confidence in Market Processes - Annual Report of the German Council of Economic Experts 2014/15

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.12.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

C. Kirabo Jackson, Northwestern University and NBER:
The Effects of School Spending on Educational & Economic Outcomes: Evidence from School Finance Reforms

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 15.12.2014, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Björn Vollan, University of Innsbruck:
Cooperation and Authoritarian Norms: An Experimental Study in China

in week 50/2014

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 8.12.2014, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Jan Zapal, CERGE-EI, Prague:
Dynamic Elections and Ideological Polarization

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 8.12.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Bouwe Dijskstra, University of Nottingham:
Pareto-Efficient Solutions for Shared Public Good Provision: Nash Bargaining versus Market Exchange

in week 49/2014

Specials

Thursday, 4.12.2014, 10:00h in L7, 3-5 - 4th Floor Conference Rooms

CDSB, CDSE, CDSS:
5th GESS Research Day

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Thursday, 4.12.2014, 11:00h in INF 294, Heidelberg - Room 101

Guang Cheng, Purdue University, West Lafayette:
Nonparametric Bernstein-von Mises Phenomenon: A Tuning Prior Perspective

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 4.12.2014, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Eric Sims, University of Notre Dame:
The Output and Welfare Effects of Government Spending Shocks over the Business Cycle

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 4.12.2014, 16.00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Andreas Wiencke, Crédit Suisse, Global Real Estate, Zürich:
Die Ökonomie nachhaltiger Gebäude

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 4.12.2014, 17:15h in Schloss Ehrenhof West - Room EW148

Giancarlo Spagnolo, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", SITE-Stockholm School of Economics, CEPR:
Leniency and Damages

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 3.12.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Martin Foureaux Koppensteiner, University of Leicester:
The Effect of Violence on Birth Outcomes: Evidence from Homicides in Brazil

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 2.12.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Rosario Crinò, CEMFI, Madrid:
Financial Frictions, Product Quality, and International Trade

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 2.12.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - S031

Niccolò Lomys, CDSE:
Bayesian Learning in Social Networks with Endogenous Information

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 2.12.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Nezih Guner, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona:
Optimal Spatial Taxation: Are Big Cities too Small?

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 1.12.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Peter Vida, University of Mannheim:
Forward Induction versus Unprejudiced Beliefs in Multi-sender Signalling Games

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 1.12.2014, 14:00h in L13, 17 - Ground Floor SFB Seminar Room

Markus Frölich, University of Mannheim:
Direct and Indirect Treatment Effects: Causal Chains and Mediation Analysis with Instrumental Variables

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 1.12.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Martha J. Bailey, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor:
Does Family Planning Increase Children's Opportunities? Evidence from the War on Poverty and the Early Years of Title X

in week 48/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 27.11.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Eve Caroli, Université Paris-Dauphine:
Not in My Community: Social Pressure and the Geography of Dismissals

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 26.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Serafima S Chircova, University at St. Petersbur:
Do Pro-natalist Policies Reverse Depopulation in Russia?

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 25.11.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Larbi Alaoui, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
Endogenous Depth of Reasoning

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 25.11.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Rachel Griffith, The University of Manchester:
The Effects of Banning Junk Food Advertising

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 24.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Harald Fadinger, University of Mannheim:
Do Prices Determine Vertical Integration?

in week 47/2014

Specials

Friday, 21.11.2014, 9:30h in Schloss Ehrenhof West - Room EW145

Rama Cont, Denis Belomestny, Dennis Kristensen, Eric Moulines, Tilmann Gneiting, Claudia Klüppelberg, RTG "Statistical Modeling of Complex Systems and Processes":
Heidelberg Mannheim Stochastics Colloquium

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 20.11.2014, 12:15h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Nicolas Vincent, HEC Montreal:
On the Importance of Sales for Aggregate Price Flexibility

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 20.11.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Bas Jacobs, Erasmus University Rotterdam:
Optimal Capital Taxation when Individuals Have Different Rates of Return

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 19.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Fabian Waldinger, University of Warwick:
Bombs, Brains, and Science. The Role of Human and Physical Capital for the Creation of Scienti…fic Knowledge

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 19.11.2014, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Carol H. Shiue, University of Colorado Boulder:
Human Capital and Fertility in Chinese Clans before Modern Growth

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 18.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Karl Bruce Gregory, University of Mannheim:
A Smooth Block Bootstrap for Statistical Functionals and Time Series

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 18.11.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Marit Hinnosaar, Collegio Carlo Alberto, Torino:
Sales and Nonlinear Prices when Consumers Have Time Inconsistent Preferences

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 18.11.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Shekhar Tomar, Toulouse School of Economics:
Firm Volatility and IT (ENTER)

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 18.11.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Mirko Wiederholt, Goethe University Frankfurt:
Empirical Properties of Inflation Expectations and the Zero Lower Bound

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 17.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Peri Saygin, University of Mannheim:
Coworkers, Networks, and Job Search Outcomes

in week 46/2014

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 13.11.2014, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1-2

Eric Bartelsman, University of Amsterdam:
Secular Stagnation or Coming Boom

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 13.11.2014, 17:15h in Schloss Ehrenhof West - Room EW148

Yolande Hiriart, Université de Franche-Comté and Institut Universitaire de France:
Biased Judges or Selection Bias? What Do We Observe from Supreme Courts' Decisions?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 12.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Monique De Haan, University of Oslo:
The Effect of Head Start on Long Term Education and Labor Market Outcomes

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 11.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Andreas Dzemski, University of Mannheim:
An Empirical Model of Dyadic Link Formation in a Network with Unobserved Heterogeneity

Applied Micro Seminar(SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.11.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Roland Strausz, Humboldt-Universität Berlin:
Ex post Information Rents in Sequential Screening

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 11.11.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Alessandro De Chiara, Ecares/Université Libre de Bruxelles:
Repeated Procurement of Complex Goods (ENTER)

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.11.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Ali Yurukoglu, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University:
Dynamic Natural Monopoly Regulation: Time Inconsistency, Asymmetric Information, and Political Environments

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 10.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Sander Renes, University of Mannheim:
As Easy as ABC? Multidimensional Screening in Public Finance

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 10.11.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Peter Savelyev, Vanderbilt University, Nashville:
Understanding the Mechanisms Linking Personality and Education with Longevity

in week 45/2014

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Thursday, 6.11.2014, 12:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Jan Fries, ZEW:
Age & Skill Bias of Trade Liberalisation? Heterogeneous Employment Effects of EU Eastern Enlargement

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 6.11.2014, 18:00h in Schloss - Room O138

Oliver Weigel, Bundesministerium für Umwelt, Naturschutz, Bau und Reaktorsicherheit, Berlin:
Ziele und Strategien der nationalen Stadtentwicklungspolitik der großen Koalition

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 5.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Søren Leth-Peterson, University of Copenhagen:
Housing Collateral, Credit Constraints and Entrepreneurship - Evidence from a Mortgage Reform

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 5.11.2014, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Nikolaus Wolf, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
How Britain Unified Germany: Geography and the Rise of Prussia after 1815

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 4.11.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Pasquale Schiraldi, London School of Economics:
Simultaneous First-Price Auctions with Preferences over Combinations: Identification and Application

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 4.11.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Francesco Paolo Conteduca, CDSE:
Advertising and Directed Consumer Search in a Differentiated Duopoly

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 4.11.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Charles Zheng, University of Western Ontario:
Military Moral Hazard and the Fate of Empires

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 3.11.2014, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Strasbourg

Patrick Le Bihan, University of Toulouse:
Oversight and Hierarchies

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 3.11.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Dominik Menno, University of Mannheim:
Financial Market Imperfections and the Pricing Decision of Firms: Theory and Evidence

in week 44/2014

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Thursday, 30.10.2014, 12:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Heinz-König-Hall

Terry Gregory, ZEW:
When the Minimum Wage Bites Back: Quantile Treatment Effects of a Sectoral Minimum Wage in Germany

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 30.10.2014, 17:15h in ZEW, L7,1 - Room Straßburg

Peter Mailänder, Haver & Mailänder, Stuttgart:
Freedom of Media under Restraints of European Competition Law and Policy

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 29.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Anke Hoeffler, University of Oxford:
Beyond Civil War: The Costs of Interpersonal Violence and the Next Round of MDGs

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 28.10.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Oren Sussman, Said Business School and University of Oxford:
The Resolution of Ex-Territorial Financial Distress: A Study of the Shipping Industry

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 28.10.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Wouter Den Haan, London School of Economics:
Unemployment (Fears), Precautionary Savings, and Aggregate Demand

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 27.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Alexander Paul, University of Mannheim:
The Effect of Copayments on Children's and Adolescent's Use of Medical Care (job market practise talk)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 27.10.2014, 14:00h in L 13,17 - SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor

Israel Waichmann, University of Heidelberg:
Revising the Common View: Can Asymmetry Improve Chances of Avoiding Catastrophic Climate Change?

in week 43/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 24.10.2014, 10:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Xiaobo Wu, Zhejiang University:
Beyond the Catch-up: From Secondary Innovation to Leapfrogging

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 23.10.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Kathia Serrano, University of Heidelberg:
The Way we Ask for Money – The Changing Logics of Grant Writing in German Academia (1975-2005)

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 22.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Enzo Weber, University of Regensburg:
On GDP-Employment Decoupling in Germany

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vortr...

Wednesday, 22.10.2014, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Thorsten Proettel, Universität Hohenheim/LBBW:
Die Stellung der Sparkassen im Markt für gewerbliche Finanzierungen – Untersuchungen über die Kreditvergabe während der Hochindustrialisierung

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 21.10.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Matthias Lang, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
Communicating Subjective Evaluations

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 21.10.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Marcel Preuß, CDSE :
Quality Uncertainty in an Ordered Search Market with Price Transparency

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 21.10.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Wolfgang Keller, University of Colorado at Boulder:
The Contributions of Institutions and Market Integration to Economic Development: Evidence from 19th Century Germany

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 20.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Giuseppe Corbisiero, University of Mannheim:
Banks Home Bias and Credit Traps in a Monetary Union (job market practise talk)

in week 42/2014

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Thursday, 16.10.2014, 12:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Melanie Arntz, ZEW:
The Sorting of Female Careers after First Birth: A Competing Risks Regression Analysis of Out of Work Duration

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 16.10.2014, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Brüssel

Paul de Grauwe, London School of Economics (LSE):
Is the Eurocrisis Over?

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 16.10.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Daniel Waldenström, University of Uppsala, Sweden:
Wealth-Income Ratios in a small, late-industrializing, Welfare-State Economy: Sweden, 1810–2010

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 16.10.2014, 16.00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Philipp Deschermeier, Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft, Köln:
Mietpreisbeobachtung von Gewerbeimmobilien in deutschen Großstädten

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 15.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3 - 5 - Room P043

Henning Roth, University of Mannheim:
Children vs. Retirees: Family Policy as Alternative to Pension Reforms (job market practise talk)

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 14.10.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Dino Gerardi, Collegio Carlo Alberto, Torino:
The Ratchet Effect Implies no Learning: Dynamic Contracting without Commitment

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 14.10.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, Room S031

Ekaterina Kazakova, CDSE:
Innovating Firms and Technology Clusters

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 14.10.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Andrew Newman, Boston University:
Loopholes and the Evolution of Contract Form

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 13.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Timo Hoffmann, University of Mannheim:
Performance Pay, Sorting and Employers' Choice (job market practise talk)

in week 41/2014

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 8.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Maria Petrova, Barcelona Institute for Political Economy and Governance IPEG:
Social Media and Protest Participaton: Evidence from Russia

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 8.10.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Patricio Sáiz, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid:
International Patent Management and the Diffusion of the Four-Stroke Engine

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 7.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3 - 5 - Room P043

Florian Sarnetzki, University of Mannheim:
Consistency of ML-Estimation in a Latent Space Model

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 7.10.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Gregory Corcos, Ecole Polytechniqe, Palaiseau, Paris:
Trade Liberalization and the Link Between Services and Goods Trade at the Firm Level

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 7.10.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, SO31

Nora Wegner, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid:
Laplacian Games (ENTER)

Internal Department Seminar

Tuesday, 7.10.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Agustin Arias, University of Mannheim:
Sentiment Shocks as Drivers of Business Cycle Fluctuations (Job market practise talk)

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 6.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

André Stenzel, University of Mannheim:
Lending, Loan Sales, and Screening Incentives (job market practise talk)

in week 40/2014

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 2.10.2014, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Rooms 1 and 2

Friedrich Schneider, University of Linz :
Estimating the Size of the Shadow Economy: Methods, problems and Open Questions

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 1.10.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3 - 5 - Room P043

Gabriel Zucman, London School of Economics (LSE):
Wealth Inequality in the United States since 1913: Evidence from Capitalized Income Tax Data (with Emmanuel Saez)

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 30.9.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room SO31

Lennart Stackebrandt, CDSE:
Effects of Monetary Policy Uncertainty at the Zero Lower Bound

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 30.9.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Katrine Vellesen Løken, University of Bergen:
Long Term Consequences of Access to Well-Child Visit

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 29.9.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Stefan Weiergräber, University of Mannheim:
Quantifying Network Effects in Dynamic Consumer Decisions (job-market practise talk)

in week 39/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 26.9.2014, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

David Brownstone, University of California, Irvine:
The Impact of Measurement Errors on Discrete Choice Models

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 26.9.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Bethlehem A. Argaw, ZEW:
Returns to Skills and Job Complexity: A Task-Based Analysis

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 25.9.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Johannes Paha, University of Gießen:
Competition Law Compliance - Can hard Infringements of Competition Laws be prevented by Soft Measures?

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 25.9.2014, 16.00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Jens Flammann, Bürger-Interessen-Gemeinschaft (BIG) Lindenhof:
Quartiersentwicklung mit engagierten Bürgerinnen und Bürgern

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 25.9.2014, 17:00h in SFB Seminar Room,  L13,17 - Ground Floor

Carlo Prato, Georgetown University, Washington:
Crises and The Puzzle of Reforms

Specials

Thursday, 25.9.2014, 17:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Eytan Sheshinski, Hebrew University of Jerusalem:
The Economics and Politics of Natural Resources

MaCCI seminar series “Mannheim Law & Economics Forum” (MaLEF)

Thursday, 25.9.2014, 17:15h in Schloss Ehrenhof West - Room EW148.

Yun-Chien Chang, University Academia Sinica, Taiwan:
Anchoring Effects in Real Litigation: An Empirical Study

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 24.9.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Øivind Anti Nilsen, NHH Bergen:
Lumpy Price Adjustments: Structural Estimation of the Menu Cost Function

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 24.9.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Philipp Keßler, University of Mannheim:
Pre-War Debt and Foreign Trade in Post-War Western Germany (1948-1955)

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 23.9.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Renato Gomes, Toulouse School of Economics:
Competitive Screening under Heterogeneous Information

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 23.9.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, Room SO31

Sebastian Panthöfer, ENTER:
Risk Selection under Public Health Insurance With Opt-Out (ENTER)

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 23.9.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Oleg Itskhoki, Princeton University, New Jersey:
Trade and Inequality: From Theory to Estimation

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 22.9.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, Room 001

Michael Kummer, University of Mannheim :
Attention Spillovers in Content Networks: Evidence from 23 Natural Experiments on Wikipedia (job-market practise talk)

in week 38/2014

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 19.9.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Denvil Duncan, Indiana University:
Tax Incidence in the Presence of Tax Evasion

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Thursday, 18.9.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

Daniel Dietz, University of Würzburg:
You retain whom you train. Analyzing the Effect of Training on Employee Retention

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.9.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3 - 5 - Room P043

Andreas Dzemski, University of Mannheim:
An Empirical Model for Gift Exchange Networks with Unobserved Heterogeneity (Job Market Practise Talk)

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 16.9.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Paul Scott, Toulouse School of Economics:
Dynamic Discrete Choice Estimation of Agricultural Land Use (with and without Land Values)

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 16.9.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, Room  SO31

Daria Khromenkova, CDSE:
Learning with Patient Voters

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 16.9.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Yongseok Shin, Washington University , St.Louis:
The Macroeconomics of Microfinance

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 15.9.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Johannes Pfeifer, University of Mannheim:
Does Austerity Pay Off?

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 15.9.2014, 16.00h in SFB Seminar Room,  L13,17 - Ground Floor

Gabriele Gratton, University of New South Wales:
Intimidation: Costly Attacks, Negotiations, and the Length of Conflicts

in week 37/2014

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 11.9.2014, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Rooms 1 and 2

Sir Richard Blundell, University College London and Institute for Fiscal Studies:
Tax Reform, Labour Supply and Earnings Growth

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 9.9.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Laurent Lamy, Paris School of Economics:
Optimal Allotment Design

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 9.9.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

A. Kerem Cosar, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business:
Trade Costs or Taste Differences? Evidence from the Global Car Industry

in week 36/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 4.9.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Toke Aidt, University of Cambridge:
Democratization under the Threat of Revolution:Evidence from the Great Reform Act of 1832

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 3.9.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Pamela Campa, University of Calgary:
Gender Quotas, Female Politicians, and Public Expenditures: Quasi-Experimental Evidence (joint work with Manuel Bagues)

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 2.9.2014, 12:00h in L9,7 - Room 308

Andrea Krajina, Göttingen University:
Title: An M-Estimator of Spatial Tail Dependence

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 2.9.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Sanghmitra Gautam, University College London:
Quantifying Welfare Effects of a Conditional Subsidy in the Presence of Social Interactions: An Ex-Ante Policy Evaluation of a Healthcare Intervention

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 2.9.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room SO31

Johannes Pöschl, CDSE:
Precautionary Liquidity Demand, Financial Constraints and Investment

in week 31/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 29.7.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Caroline Heber and Christian Sternberg, MPI Munich:
European Financial Transaction Tax – Scope and Interplay with European Market Regulation

in week 30/2014

Specials

Thursday, 24.7.2014, 10:00h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Alexandre Tsybakov, CREST ENSAE:
Aggregation and High-Dimensional Statistics (Lecture Series, part 3/3)

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.7.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Ha Nguyen, University of Luxembourg:
The Home Market Effect with Heterogeneous Firms

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.7.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Frank Bohn , Radboud University, Nijmegen:
Public Finance under Political Instability and Debt Conditionality

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 23.7.2014, 10:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Martin Wendler, Ruhr-Universität Bochum:
Detecting Structural Changes in Time Series - Beyond Normality and Linearity

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 23.7.2014, 15:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Markus Bibinger, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
Statistics of High Frequency Financial Data with Microstructure Noise

in week 29/2014

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Friday, 18.7.2014, 10:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Fabian Dunker, University of Göttingen:
Nonparametric Identification of Endogenous and Heterogeneous Aggregate Demand Models

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 18.7.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Heinz-König-Hall

Ulrich Zierahn, ZEW:
Technological Change and Regional Labor Market Disparities in Europe

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Friday, 18.7.2014, 15:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Jakob Söhl, University of Cambridge:
From Deconvolution to the Calibration of Lévy Models with a View towards Confidence Intervals and Bands

Specials

Thursday, 17.7.2014, 10:00h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Alexandre Tsybakov, CREST ENSAE:
Aggregation and High-Dimensional Statistics (Lecture Series, part 2/3)

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 17.7.2014, 15.00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Claudia Strauch, University of Hamburg:
Empirical CLTs for Ergodic Markov Diffusions

in week 28/2014

Specials

Thursday, 10.7.2014, 10:00h in L9, 7 - Room 308

Alexandre Tsybakov, CREST ENSAE:
Aggregation and High-Dimensional Statistics (Lecture Series, part 1/3)

in week 27/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 3.7.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Hamburg

David Jaeger, University of Cologne:
Does Classroom Time Matter? A Randomized Field Experiment in Principles of Microeconomics

in week 24/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 13.6.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

John Roemer, Yale University, Connecticut:
Kantian Optimization: A Microfoundation for Cooperation

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Wednesday, 11.6.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Jim Albrecht, Georgetown University, Washington:
Parental Leave and the Glass Ceiling in Sweden

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Tuesday, 10.6.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Susan Vroman, Georgetown University, Washington:
Public Sector Employment in an Equilibrium Search and Matching Model

in week 22/2014

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 27.5.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Jon Kvist, Roskilde University:
Multi-Dimensional Wellbeing in the European Union: A Configurational Analysis of Disadvantages in EU-27 Countries

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 27.5.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Clemens Fuest, ZEW, University of Mannheim:
The Taxation of Foreign Profits: a Unified View

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 26.5.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Hans Peter Grüner, Universität Mannheim:
Optimal Mechanisms for the Control of Fiscal Deficits

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 26.5.2014, 12:00h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Geoff Brennan, Australian National University, Canberra:
Expressive Voting Theory: Some Reflections

in week 21/2014

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 22.5.2014, 12:15h in L9,7 - Room 308

Karel Mertens, Cornell University, New York, NBER, CEPR:
Marginal Tax Rates and Income: New Time Series Evidence

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 22.5.2014, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Reiner Staubach, Detmolder Schule für Architektur und Innenarchitektur, Hochschule Ostwestfalen Lippe:
Armutszuwanderung aus Südosteuropa

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 22.5.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Heinz-König-Hall

Eoin Whelan, National University of Ireland, Galway:
How Social Media influences Behaviour within Organizations

MaCCI seminar series “Mannheim Law & Economics Forum” (MaLEF)

Thursday, 22.5.2014, 17:15h in Palace, Ehrenhof West - Room EW154.

Alexander Stremitzer, UCLA School of Law:
Stretch It but Don’t Break It: The Hidden Risk of Contract Framing

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 21.5.2014, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P044

Michel Serafinelli, University of Toronto:
Good Firms, Worker Flows and Local Productivity

ZEW/Uni Mannheim Experimental Seminar

Wednesday, 21.5.2014, 15:30h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room Strasbourg

Alex Possajennikov, University of Nottingham:
Private Value Bargaining with Naive Players: An Experiment

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 21.5.2014, 17:15h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Matthias Blum, Center of Life and Food Sciences Weihenstephan – TU München:
In Favor of Max Weber: Protestant and Catholic Well-Being during a Natural Experiment in Germany, 1914-1918

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 20.5.2014, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Stefan Hoderlein, Boston College:
tba

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 20.5.2014, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Thomas Otter, Goethe-University Frankfurt:
Attention and Utility - a Structural Model of Consideration

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 20.5.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Joerg Raab, Tilburg University:
Going the Distance: The Effects of University – High School Collaboration on the Distance Decay of Student Flows

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 20.5.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Holger Sieg, University of Pennsylvania:
Estimating a Dynamic Game of Gubernatorial Elections to Evaluate the Impact of Term Limits

Monday, 19.5.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Takakazu Honryo, University of Mannheim:
Strategies for Optimal Communication in Contract Adjustments

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 19.5.2014, 12:00h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Edward Fieldhouse, The University of Manchester:
The Complexity of Turnout: An Agent-Based Simulation of Turnout Cascades

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 19.5.2014, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, L 13,17 - Ground Floor

Natasha Ezrow, University of Essex:
Intelligence, Military Overconfidence and Foreign Policy Mistakes in Dictatorships

in week 20/2014

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 15.5.2014, 12:15h in L 9, 7 - Room 308

Mariacristina De Nardi, UCL, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, and NBER:
Medical Insurance in Old Age

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 15.5.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, Room 457/458

Markus Wagemann, Federal Cartel Office, Bonn:
Mergers and Cooperations in Mobile Telephony, Broadband and Cable TV – Convergence of Markets?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 14.5.2014, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Todd Schoellman , Arizona State University:
Lifecycle Human Capital Accumulation Across Countries: Lessons From U.S. Immigrants

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Tuesday, 13.5.2014, 13:45h in L9, 1-2 - Room 001

Bruno Crepon, Centre de Recherche en Économie et Statistique, Paris:
Cash Transfer for Youth in France: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 13.5.2014, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Timofiy Mylovanov, University of Pennsylvania:
Bayesian Persuasion with Heterogeneous Audience

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 13.5.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: SO31

Matthias Hölzlein, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Agricultural Productivity Gap and Sectoral Production Functions

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 13.5.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Claire Lemercier, CSO/CNRS, Sciences Po, Paris:
Ebbs and Flows of French Capitalism

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 13.5.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Pierre-Olivier Weill, University of California, Los Angeles:
The Market for OTC Derivatives

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 12.5.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Naoki Wakamori, University of Mannheim:
How would Hedge Fund Leverage Regulation Affect Investor Behavior? Implications for Systemic Risk

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 12.5.2014, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, L 13, 17 - Ground Floor

Micael Castanheira, Université Libre de Bruxelles:
A Theory of Campaign Contributions in Multi-Candidate Elections

in week 19/2014

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 9.5.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Heinz-König-Hall

David Agrawal, University of Georgia:
The Internet as a Tax Haven?: The Effect of the Internet on Tax Competition

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 8.5.2014, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 12

Stephen P. Jenkins, London School of Economics (LSE):
On State Dependence: a Case for Two-Handed Economists

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 8.5.2014, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Dr. Tim A. Kröncke, Lehrstuhl für ABWL und Finanzierung der Universität Mannheim:
Miet- und Immobilienpreisdynamik aus der finanzmarktökonomischen Perspektive

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 8.5.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Tim Jäkel, German Research Institute for Public Administration, Speyer:
The Spatial Dimension of Public Performance Benchmarking: Empirical Evidence from Swedish Municipalities

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 7.5.2014, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P044

Astrid Kunze, NHH Bergen:
Women Helping Women? Gender Spillovers in Career Progression

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Wednesday, 7.5.2014, 15:30h in A 5, 6 - Room C116

Sebastian Engelke, EPFL and University of Lausanne:
Max-Stable Processes on River Networks

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 7.5.2014, 17:15h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Paul Sharp, University of Southern Denmark:
Denmark’s Unusual Industrialization Process: Lessons and Warnings

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 6.5.2014, 12:00h in Room M 003

Robert Schaback, Göttingen University:
Generalized Whittle-Matern and Polyharmonic Kernels

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 6.5.2014, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Toomas Hinnosaar, Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin:
Calendar Mechanisms

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 6.5.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 Room S031

Timo Hoffmann, CDSE University of Mannheim:
The Effect of Belief Elicitation on Game Play

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 6.5.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Dirk Hofäcker, University of Duisburg-Essen:
Retirement Decisions in a Changing Contextual Framework: Comparing Europe, the US and Japan

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 5.5.2014, 12:00h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Spyros Kosmidis, University of Oxford:
Emotion in Party Rhetoric: How Economic Context and Policy Shifts Influence Enthusiasm and Anxiety in UK Party Manifestos 1900-2010

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 5.5.2014, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, L 13, 17 - Ground Floor

Markus Wagner, University of Vienna:
How Parties Move: Shifting Positions or Emphasis?

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 5.5.2014, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P044

Bhash Mazumder, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago:
tba

in week 18/2014

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 2.5.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, Heinz-König-Hall

Owen Zidar, UC Berkeley:
Who Benefits from State Corporate Tax Cuts? A Local Labor Markets Approach with Heterogeneous Firms [Job Market Paper]

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 30.4.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Rajshri Jayaraman, European School of Management and Technology, Berlin:
Productivity Response to Contract Change

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 30.4.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Heinz-König-Hall

Benjamin Weigert, GCEE, Wiesbaden:
Behind the Scences of the Sachverständigenrat

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Wednesday, 30.4.2014, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Nicolas de Roos, University of Sydney:
Collusion with Intertemporal Price Dispersion

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 29.4.2014, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Cornelia Wichelhaus, Heidelberg University:
Nonparametric Inference for Stochastic Networks

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.4.2014, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Francisco Ruiz-Aliseda, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau:
Dynamic Price Competition with Private Learning of Customers Experiences

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 29.4.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 Room S031

Paola Di Casola and Spyridon Sichlimiris (ENTER), Stockholm School of Economics:
Domestic and External Debt

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 29.4.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Sebastian Koos, MZES Mannheim:
Unionizing Young Workers in Crisis: The Decline of Young Workers Union Membership Across Europe, 2002 to 2012

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.4.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Estelle Cantillon, Université Libre de Bruxelles:
Endogenous Preferences and the Role of the Mechanism in School Choice

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 28.4.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Stephen Kastoryano, University of Mannheim:
Street Prostitution Zones and Crime

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 28.4.2014, 15:15h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P044

Sander Renes, Erasmus School of Economics:
Career Concerns in Committees: An Experimental Analysis (with Bauke Visser and Otto Swank)

in week 17/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.4.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 2

Rolf Aaberge, University of Oslo:
Income and Top Income Mobility

in week 16/2014

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Wednesday, 16.4.2014, 13:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 12

Maarten Pieter Schinkel, University of Amsterdam:
State-Aided Price Coordination in Dutch Mortgage Banking

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 14.4.2014, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, L 13,17 - Ground Floor

Pedro Bom, University of Vienna:
Fiscal Rules and the Intergenerational Welfare Effects of Public Infrastructure

in week 15/2014

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 10.4.2014, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1 - Room 1

Claudine Desrieux, CRED, University of Paris II:
To litigate or not to litigate? The Impacts of Third-Party Financing on Litigation

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 9.4.2014, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Ines Helm, University College London:
Spillover Effects in Local Labor Markets: Evidence from Mass Layoffs (joint work with Christina Gathmann und Uta Schoenberg)

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.4.2014, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Li Hao, University of British Columbia:
Discriminatory Information Disclosure

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 8.4.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 Room SO31

Océane Briand, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Shades of Grey: An Empirical Investigation of Forced and Chosen Informalities

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 8.4.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Oliver Arránz Becker, School of Social Sciences, University of Mannheim:
Family Solidarity Within and Between Generations: National and Cross-National Findings

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.4.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Marina Halac, Columbia University:
Managerial Attention and Worker Engagement

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 7.4.2014, 12:00h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Maciej Górecki, Universität Warschau:
Gender Quotas, Candidate Background and the Election of Women under Open-List PR

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 7.4.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Malin Arve, University of Mannheim:
Long-Term Procurement under Uncertainty: Optimal Design and Implications for Renegotiation and Tender Procedures

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 7.4.2014, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P044

Shelly Lundberg, University of California, Santa Barbara:
Unequal Families: The Role of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills

in week 14/2014

MZES Colloquium

Friday, 4.4.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Oliver Arránz Becker, School of Social Sciences, University of Mannheim:
Family Solidarity Within and Between Generations: National and Cross-national Findings

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.4.2014, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Gianmarco Léon , Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
Transportation Choices and the Value of Statistical Life

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 2.4.2014, 17:15h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Steven Nafziger, Williams College, Williamstown, MA:
Understanding the Process and Economic Implications of Russian Serf Emancipation

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 1.4.2014, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Maria Dolores Martinez-Miranda, University of Granada:
Do-validating Local Linear Hazards

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 1.4.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Maarten Janssen, University of Vienna:
Non-reservation Price Equilibria and Consumer Search

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 1.4.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room SO31

Christoph Esslinger, CDSE University of Mannheim:
State Capacity, Public Debt, and Default: A political economy analysis

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 1.4.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Nan Dirk de Graaf, Nuffield College, University of Oxford:
Religiosity, Inequality and Volunteering Worldwide: Multi-Level Effects on Volunteering Among 120 Countries

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 1.4.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Tore Ellingsen, Stockholm School of Economics:
Money as a Store of Value: Nominal Assets and Real Interest Rates

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 31.3.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sang Yoon (Tim) Lee, University of Mannheim:
The Causal Effect of Parental Human Capital on Children's Human Capital

Finance Seminar

Monday, 31.3.2014, 15:30h in L9, 1-2 - Room 001

Francois Derrien, HEC Paris:
The Effects of Investment Bank Rankings: Evidence from M&A League Tables

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 31.3.2014, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P044

Philip Oreopoulos, University of Toronto:
Pathways to Education: An Integrated Approach to Helping At-Risk High School Students

in week 13/2014

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 27.3.2014, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, L 13, 17 - Ground Floor

Laurence Jacquet, Université de Cergy-Pontoise:
Optimal Nonlinear Income Taxation with Multidimensional Types: The Case with Heterogeneous Behavioral Responses

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 27.3.2014, 15:30h in L 9, 1-2, Raum 001

Bernd Fitzenberger, Uni Freiburg und ZEW:
From Sick Man of Europe to Economic Superstar: Germany’s Resurgent Economy

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 27.3.2014, 17:15h in Department of law, Kaiserring 10-12 (Iduna Nova building next to train station), Room 501.

Fernando Gomez, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
Product Liability Versus Reputation

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 25.3.2014, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P043

Sinem Hidir, Toulouse School of Economics:
Strategic Inaccuracy in Bargaining

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 25.3.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: SO31

Vincent Meisner, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Chewbacca and Dutch price wars

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 25.3.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

David Brady, WZB Social Science Center Berlin:
Paradoxes Lost and Found: The Dimensions of Social Welfare Transfers, Relative Poverty and Redistribution Preferences

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 25.3.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, Room 001

Joel Watson, University of California, San Diego:
Contractual Chains

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 24.3.2014, 12:00h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Simon Tobias Franzmann, Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf:
The Programmatic Similarity across European Party Families

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 24.3.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, Room 001

Alex Shcherbakov, University of Mannheim:
The Welfare E ffects of Endogenous Quality Choice: Evidence from Cable Television Markets

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 24.3.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Heather Foran, Technische Universität Braunschweig:
Intimate Partner Violence from a Public Health Perspective: An intersection between psychology and economics

in week 12/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 21.3.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, Heinz-König-Hall

Maximilian Blömer, ZEW:
Estimating Female Labor Supply using Quasi-experimental Variation

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 20.3.2014, 17:15h in ZEW, L7,1 - Room Straßburg

Matthew Weinberg, Drexel University, Philadelphia:
Efficiencies Brewed: Pricing and Consolidation in U.S. Brewing

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 19.3.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Nicole Schneeweis, Johannes Kepler University Linz:
Parental Leave Policies and Child Development

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 19.3.2014, 17:15h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Ruth Schüler, Ifo Institute, Munich:
Linguistic Fractionalization and Local Expenditure in Primary Education

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 18.3.2014, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Christoph Breunig, Yale University:
Semi/Nonparametric estimation in case of endogenous selection

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 18.3.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Robin S. Lee, NYU Stern School of Buisiness:
Insurer Competition and Negotiated Hospital Prices

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 18.3.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Ruixin Wang (ENTER), Tilburg University:
A Portfolio Approach to Mortality Shocks and Fertility Choice: Theory and Evidence from Africa

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 18.3.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Andrea Weber, Department of Economics, University of Mannheim:
Coworkers, Networks, and Job Search Outcomes

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 18.3.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Gustavo Ventura, Arizona State University:
Childcare Subsidies and Household Labor Supply

Finance Seminar

Monday, 17.3.2014, 15:30h in L9, 1-2 - Room 001

José Miguel Gaspar, ESSEC Business School:
Fund Managers under Pressure: Rationale and Determinants of Secondary Buyouts

in week 11/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 14.3.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L7,1 - Heinz-König-Hall

Jörg Paetzold, Salzburg University:
Unwilling, Unable or Uninformed to Cheat? Tax Evasion via (Quasi-)Self-Reporting in Austria

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 13.3.2014, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Anne Henning, Leibniz-Institut für ökologische Raumentwicklung (IÖR), Dresden:
Mietpreisniveaus und Wohnungsbestandssituation verschiedener Eigentümergruppen – Standortspezifische Betrachtungen vor dem Hintergrund der Internationalisierung der Wohnungswirtschaft

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 12.3.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Antonio Ciccone, University of Mannheim:
Gender Peer Effects in School, a Birth Cohort Approach

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 11.3.2014, 13:30h in ZEW, Seminarraum 12

Iryna Stewen, University of Mainz:
Holes in the Dike: the global savings glut, U.S. land prices and the long shadow of banking deregulation

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.3.2014, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Berthold Herrendorf, Arizona State University:
Accounting for Sectoral Wage Differences

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 11.3.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, Heinz-König-Hall

Antonio Di Paolo, University of Barcelona:
Returns to Foreign Language Skills in a Developing Country: The Case of Turkey

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 11.3.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: SO31

Christoph Siemroth, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Can asset markets aid policy makers? The problem of self-defeating prophecies

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.3.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Allan Collard-Wexler, NYU:
Reallocation and Technology: Evidence from the U.S. Steel Industry

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 10.3.2014, 13:45h in SFB Seminar room, L 13,17 - Ground Floor

Akitaka Matsuo, Oxford University:
Attributing Coalition Responsibility: Experimental and Observational Evidence

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 10.3.2014, 15:00h in ZEW, Raum Hamburg

Marco de Pinto, IAAEU und Universität Trier:
The impact of different wage setting structures under firm heterogeneity

in week 10/2014

ZEW Lectures on Economic Policy

Thursday, 6.3.2014, 13:00h in ZEW, Seminarraum 12

Pierre Mohnen, Maastricht University:
Sunk costs, extensive R&D subsidies and permanent inducement effects

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 6.3.2014, 17:15h in ZEW, L 7,1, Raum Straßburg

Jörg Jasper, EnBW Karlsruhe:
German Energiewende and electricity market design: Where are we and what lies ahead?

MZES Colloquium

Wednesday, 5.3.2014, 12:00h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Christopher Wlezien, University of Texas at Austin:
Electoral Institutions and Opinion Representation

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 5.3.2014, 17:15h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Beatrice Scheubel, European Central Bank, Frankfurt:
Institution-Building in a Loose Federation. Lessons from the Introduction of Social Security in Imperial Germany for European Integration

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 4.3.2014, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Alexandre Tsybakov, Université Paris 6:
Comparison of minimax approaches in statistics and machine learning

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 4.3.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: SO31

Felix Jarman, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Ex-post Optimal Knapsack Procurement in Dominant Strategies

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 4.3.2014, 17:15h in A 5,6 - Room A 231

Tanja Klenk, DHV, Speyer / Potsdam University:
Corporatism und Social Self Administration in Europe

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 4.3.2014, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5, room 001

Ulrich Wagner, Univ. Carlos III Madrid:
The Impact of Carbon Trading on Industry: Evidence From German Manufacturing Firms

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 3.3.2014, 10:15h in ZEW, Seminarraum 2

Katharina Jenderny, Freie Universität Berlin:
Tax Progression and the German Dual Income Tax

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 3.3.2014, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5 - Room P044

Johan Vikström, IFAU, Uppsala:
IPW estimation and related estimators for evaluation of active labor market policies in a dynamic setting

in week 09/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 28.2.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L 7,1 - Heinz-König-Hall

Susanne Steffes, ZEW:
New Evidence on the Determinants of Firm-based training

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 26.2.2014, 12:00h in L 9, 7 - Room 308

Xie Chunying, University of Minnesota:
Dynamic Decisions to Enter a Toll Lane on the Road

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 25.2.2014, 12:00h in L 9, 1-2 - Room 003

Brenda Lopez-Cabrera, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
A consistent two-factor model for pricing temperature derivatives

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 25.2.2014, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5 - Room SO31

Jasper Haller, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Executives, Workers and Firms in Linked Employer-Employee Data

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 25.2.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Aderonke Osikominu, University of Zurich:
Quality Leisure Time and Youth Development: What are the Effects of Sports?

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 24.2.2014, 13:45h in ZEW, L 7,1 - Raum Hamburg

Stefan Bender, Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsbildung Nürnberg:
Data Access to German Labor Market Data in Mannheim

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 24.2.2014, 13:45h in SFB Seminar room, L 13,17 - Ground Floor

Karine van der Straeten, Toulouse School of Economics:
Voting rules and voter behaviour: A comparative perspective using laboratory and field experiments

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 24.2.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, Seminarraum 2

Jörn Grahl, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz:
"What is the value of a "Like"? - Experimental evidence for the influence of user generated content

in week 08/2014

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 20.2.2014, 17:15h in ZEW, L7,1 - Room Straßburg

Dennis Gärtner, University of Bonn:
Corporate Leniency in a Dynamic World: The Preemptive Push of an Uncertain Future

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 19.2.2014, 11:00h in ZEW, L7,1 - Room 2

Friederike Niepmann, Federal Reserve Bank of New York:
Banking across Borders with Heterogeneous Banks

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 19.2.2014, 17:15h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Erik Hornung, Max-Planck-Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance, Munich:
Railroads and Growth in Prussia

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 18.2.2014, 12:00h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

Shih-Kang Chao, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
Confidence Corridors for Multivariate Generalized Quantile Regression

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 18.2.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room 031

Ester Manna (ENTER), Université Libre de Bruxelles:
Customer-Oriented Employees: Blessing or Curse for Firms?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 18.2.2014, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Michelle Sovinsky, University of Zurich:
Marijuana on Main Street? Estimating Demand in Markets with Limited Access

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 17.2.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room 458

Eugen Kovac, University of Bonn:
Venture Capital Financing of Innovation Races

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 17.2.2014, 13:45h in L 13,17, SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor

Eric Smith, University of Essex:
Human Capital Portfolios

in week 07/2014

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 13.2.2014, 10:15h in ZEW, Room Luxembourg

Anna Raute, University College London:
Do financial incentives affect fertility - Evidence from a reform in maternity leave benefits

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 13.2.2014, 15:00h in L7, 3-5, room 458

Andras Niedermayer, Mannheim University:
Assessing the Performance of Simple Contracts Empirically: The Case of Percentage Fees

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 12.2.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Fernando Luco, Northwestern University:
Switching Costs and Competition in Retirement Investment

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 12.2.2014, 16:30h in L 9, 7, Room 308

Harald Fadinger, University of Vienna:
Do Prices Determine Vertical Integration?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.2.2014, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Sebastian Siegloch, IZA - Institute for the Study of Labor:
Employment Effects of Local Corporate Taxes

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.2.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room 031

Ken Onishi, Northwestern University:
Quantity Discounts and Capital Misallocation in Vertical Relationships

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.2.2014, 15:00h in L 9, 7, Room 308

Philipp Weinschenk, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods:
Moral Hazard, Project Choice, and the Marshallian Hypothesis

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 11.2.2014, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: SO31

Michèle Weynandt, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Selective Firing? Lemons or Sorting?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 10.2.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Hidenori Takahashi, University of Toronto:
Strategic Design under Uncertain Evaluations: Theory and Evidence from Design-Build Auctions

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 10.2.2014, 15:00h in L7, 3-5, room 458

Saleem Bahaj, University of Cambridge:
Systemic Sovereign Risk: Macroeconomic Implications in the Euro Area

in week 06/2014

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 6.2.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Gabriel Smagghue, Sciences Po Paris:
A New Method for Quality Estimation Using Trade Data: An Application to French Firms

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 6.2.2014, 15:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Axelle Arquié, Paris School of Economics:
Fire sales, pecuniary externality and inefficient banking

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 5.2.2014, 15:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Philipp Tillmann, University of Chicago:
Entry into Electoral Races and the Quality of Representation

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 4.2.2014, 15:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Sander Renes, Erasmus School of Economics:
Multiple Dimensions of Tax Design, Characterization and Implementation of the Social Optimum

in week 05/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 31.1.2014, 14:00h in ZEW, L7,1 - Heinz-König-Hall

Raphael Abiry, ZEW:
Fertility and Labour Supply Effects of Family Policies: Evidence from Two Structural Models

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 30.1.2014, 10:15h in SFB 884, L13, 17, 5th floor conference room

Ken Scheve, :
Who Cooperates? Reciprocity and Public Goods Contributions in Representative Samples

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 30.1.2014, 13:00h in SFB 884, L13, 17, 5th floor conference room

Zachary Greene, :
Friend or Foe? Preferences, Division and Leader Selection at Party National Congresses

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 30.1.2014, 14:30h in SFB 884, L13, 17, 5th floor conference room

Nicole Baerg, :
War of the Words: How elites´ communication changes the economy

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 30.1.2014, 16:00h in SFB 884, L13, 17, 5th floor conference room

Patrick Bayer, :
Learning and Democratic Bargains on International Cooperation: An Empirical Analysis of Governmental Position Changes at the Nice Intergovernmental Conference

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 29.1.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Serafin Grundl, University of Wisconsin-Madison:
Estimating Dynamic Demand in Differentiated Durable Goods Markets Using Price Alert Thresholds

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 28.1.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Emanuele Tarantino, University of Bologna:
Conversation with Secrets

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 27.1.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room P044

Sarah Auster, European University Institute:
Adverse Selection Under Ambiguity

in week 04/2014

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 23.1.2014, 16:00h in ZEW, L7,1 - Room 2

Qingwei Wang, Bangor Business School:
Time-varying Noise Trader Risk and Asset Prices

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 21.1.2014, 11:00h in ZEW, L7,1 - Room 2

Michael R. Ward, University of Texas at Arlington:
Sited, Sighted, and Cited: The Effect of JSTOR in Economic Research

in week 03/2014

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 16.1.2014, 13:45h in SFB Meeting Room, 5th Floor L 13,17

Milan Svolik, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign:
Deliver the Vote! Principal-Agent and Collective Action Problems in Electoral Manipulation

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 13.1.2014, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13,17

Philipp Denter, University of St. Gallen:
A theory of communication in political campaigns

in week 02/2014

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 7.1.2014, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room P043

Susan Wei, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill:
Latent Supervised Learning

in week 01/2014

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Wednesday, 1.1.2014, h in L9, 1-2 - Room 003

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in week 51/2013

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 16.12.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7,1 - Room 2

Pedro S. Martins, Queen Mary University of London:
30,000 minimum wages: The economic effects of collective bargaining extensions

in week 50/2013

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 13.12.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7,1 - Heinz-König-Hall

Christiane Bradler, ZEW:
How creative are you? - An experimental study on multidimensional sorting in performance pay in creative tasks

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 12.12.2013, 15:00h in ZEW, L 7,1 - Raum Hamburg

Philipp Eisenhauer, University of Chicago:
Estimation of Dynamic Discrete Choice Models by Maximum Likelihood and Simulated Methods of Moments

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 9.12.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Konrad Stahl, Universität Mannheim:
Market Transparency, Adverse Selection, and Moral Hazard

in week 49/2013

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 5.12.2013, 14:30h in ZEW, L7,1 - Room 2

Christoph Trebesch, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität:
ECB Interventions in Distressed Sovereign Debt Markets: The Case of Greek Bonds

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 5.12.2013, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Paul Gans, Lehrstuhl für Wirtschaftsgeographie, Universität Mannheim:
Reurbanisierung in Deutschland (2004-2010)

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 3.12.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Yiannis Papastathopoulos, University of Bristol:
Graphical structures in extreme multivariate events

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 3.12.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Makoto Hanazono, School of Economics, Nagoya University:
Information Aggregation in Merger Negotiation

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 3.12.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Johannes Schneider, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Persuasion, Pandering, and Sequential Proposal

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 3.12.2013, 17:15h in A 5,6 Room A 231

Ruud Koopmans, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung:
Multiculturalism and Immigration: A Contested Field in Cross-National Comparison

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 3.12.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Vikram Bhaskar, University College London:
The demographic transition and the position of women: A marriage market perspective

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 2.12.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Michèle Tertilt, University of Mannheim:
Gender Gaps in Completed Fertility

Finance Seminar

Monday, 2.12.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Alon Brav, Duke University - The Fuqua School of Business:
The Real Effects of Hedge Fund Activism: Productivity, Asset Allocation, and Industry Concentration

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 2.12.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Heather Royer, University of California - Santa Barbara:
Incentives, Commitments and Habit Formation in Exercise: Evidence from a Field Experiment with Workers at a Fortune-500 Company

in week 48/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 29.11.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7,1 - Heinz-König-Hall

Melanie Arntz, ZEW:
Permanent Wage Changes and the East Germany Fertility Crisis

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 28.11.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L 7,1 room 2

Tobias Schmidt, Deutsche Bundesbank:
Private Haushalte und ihre Finanzen (PHF) - eine neue Statistik zu Vermögen und Finanzen privater Haushalte

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 26.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Ying-Ying Lee, University of Oxford :
Partial Mean Processes with Generated Regressors: continuous treatment effects and nonseparable models

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 26.11.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Benjamin E. Hermalin, University of California, Berkeley:
The Strategic Use of Download Limits by a Monopoly Platform

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 26.11.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Xiaojun Song (ENTER), Universidad Carlos III, Madrid:
Significance Testing in Nonparametric Autoregression

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 26.11.2013, 17:15h in A 5,6 Room A 231

Yinon Cohen, Columbia University in the City of New York:
Has the "Brain Drain" Intensified? Selectivity of Emigrants from Israel to the USA, 1980-2010

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 26.11.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Muriel Niederle, Stanford University:
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MZES Colloquium

Monday, 25.11.2013, 12:00h in A 5,6 Room A 231

Dr. Andrea Ceron, State University of Milan:
Inter-factional conflicts and government formation: Do party leaders sort out ideological heterogeneity?

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 25.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Andras Niedermayer, University of Mannheim:
Foreclosure Auctions and Securitized Mortgages

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 25.11.2013, 13:45h in L13, 17 - SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor

Alessandro Riboni, Ecole Polytechnique:
Dynamic Bargaining over Redistribution in Legislatures

Finance Seminar

Monday, 25.11.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Joao Cocco, London Business School:
A Model of Mortgage Default

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 25.11.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room P044

Thierry Magnac, University of Toulouse:
Post schooling human capital investments and the life cycle variance of earnings

in week 47/2013

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 21.11.2013, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Christa Reicher, Fakultät Raumplanung, TU Dortmund:
Wohnen und Stadtkultur: ein Blick zurück und nach vorne

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 20.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Maik Wolters, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel:
The short- and long-run effects of fiscal consolidation in general equilibrium

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 20.11.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Robin Winkler, University of Oxford:
Quantifying the Consumer Welfare Loss from Price Controls in National Socialists Germany

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 19.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room P043

Marco Meyer, Universität Mannheim, Technische Universität Braunschweig:
Baxters inequality and sieve bootstrap for random fields

CDSE Seminar/Applied Micro Seminar (SFB TR 15)

Tuesday, 19.11.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, Room S031

Loïc Batté (ENTER), Toulouse School of Economics:
Demography and intergenerational public transfers: a political economy approach

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 19.11.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Florian Exler, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Consumer Bankruptcy and Wage Garnishment

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 19.11.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Sergio Firpo, São Paulo School of Economics:
Semiparametric Estimation and Inference Using Doubly Robust Moment Conditions

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 19.11.2013, 17:15h in A 5,6 Room A 231

Gregory Jackson, Freie Universität Berlin:
Corporate Social Responsibility and Irresponsibility: A Configurational Analysis of U.S. firms using fuzzy set/Qualitative Comparative Analysis (fs/QCA)

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 18.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 - Room 001

Pierre C. Boyer, University of Mannheim:
Efficiency, Welfare, and Political Competition

Finance Seminar

Monday, 18.11.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Norman Schürhoff, HEC Université de Lausanne:
Dealer Networks

in week 46/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 15.11.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Raum Hamburg

Bethlehem Argaw, ZEW:
The effect of female education on health knowledge and fertility behavior: Evidence from primary schooling reform

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 14.11.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Raum Hamburg

Wolfgang Buchholz, University of Regensburg:
Matching in Economies with Public Goods: A Survey

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 13.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, Room P043

Pascal Michaillat, London School of Economics:
Optimal Unemployment Insurance over the Business Cycle

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 12.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Tobias Niebuhr, Technische Universität Braunschweig:
On bootstrapping discretely observed continuous-time ARMA processes

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.11.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Margaret Kyle, Toulouse School of Economics:
Intellectual Property Rights and Access to Innovation: Evidence from TRIPS

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 12.11.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Katharina Momsen, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Learning from Sample Information and the Market for Quacks - An Experimental Study

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.11.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Thomas Chaney, Toulouse School of Economics:
The Gravity Equation in International Trade: An Explanation

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 12.11.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Thomas Bahle, University of Mannheim, MZES:
Non-Employment and Social Exclusion in Europe: Individual, Household and Family Risks

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 11.11.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Zoltán Fazekas, University of Southern Denmark:
Context and personality interplay in the study of political attitudes

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 11.11.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Lanny Martin, Rice University:
The Allocation of Ministries in Multiparty Governments

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 11.11.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, Room P44

Kjell Salvanes, Norges Handelshøyskole (NHH), Bergen:
Willingness to Compete: Family Matters

in week 45/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 8.11.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Raum Hamburg

Maresa Sprietsma, ZEW:
Human Capital Contracts

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 7.11.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Marco Maffezzoli , Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi:
Taxing Carbon under Market Incompleteness

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 7.11.2013, 15:30h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 1

Alexander Ludwig, University of Cologne:
Optimal Capital and Progressive Labor Income Taxation with Endogenous Schooling Decisions and Intergenerational Transfers

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 7.11.2013, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Sarah Cannevel, Federal Cartel Office, Bonn:
Cartel Prosecution in Germany: A Spotlight on the Current Practice

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 7.11.2013, 18:00h in Schloss, Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal (O 138)

Harald Simons, empirica ag, Berlin:
Aktuelle und zukünftige Entwicklung der deutschen Wohnungsmärkte

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 6.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Melanie Lührmann, Royal Holloway, University of London:
Gluttony or Sloth? Long-run Changes in bodyweight, diet and activity

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 6.11.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Michael C. Schneider, Universität Frankfurt:
Forschung in der chemischen Industrie und die akademische Welt - Patente, Publikationen, Netzwerke

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 5.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Siegfried Hörmann, Université libre de Bruxelles:
Dynamic functional principal components

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 5.11.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Sandro Shelegia, University of Vienna:
Consumer Search and Double Marginalization

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 5.11.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Maria Marchenko, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Quantile regression for High-dimensional data

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 5.11.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Christian Bayer, University of Bonn:
Household Income Risk, Nominal Frictions, and Incomplete Markets

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 5.11.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Holger Bonin, ZEW:
Labor Market Effects of Gender-Biased Migration

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 4.11.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Howard Lavine, University of Minnesota:
Personality, Culture and Economics: The Psychology of Preference Formation in Polarized America

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 4.11.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Raphaël Levy, University of Mannheim:
More haste less speed: investment timing and signaling

Finance Seminar

Monday, 4.11.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Stefan Nagel, University of Michigan:
ECB Policies involving Government Bond Purchases: Impact and Channels

in week 44/2013

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Wednesday, 30.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Petyo Bonev, University of Mannheim CDSE:
The effects of class size on school performance: a nonparametric study with new constrained instrumental variable methods

MZES Colloquium

Wednesday, 30.10.2013, 16:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Robert Huckfeldt, University of California, Davis:
Interdependence in the Formation of Public Opinion

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.10.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Sanjeev Goyal, University of Cambridge:
Trading in Networks: Theory and Experiment

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 29.10.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Christoph Wolf, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Dynamic Mechanism Design in Continuous Time

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 29.10.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Herbert Brücker, IAB Nürnberg/Universität Bamberg:
Migration and Imperfect Labor Markets: Theory and Cross-country Evidence from Denmark, Germany and the UK

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.10.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Silvana Tenreyro, London School of Economics:
The transmission mechanism of monetary policy revisited joint with Vincent Sterk

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 28.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Petra Loerke, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Communication and Public Goods

Finance Seminar

Monday, 28.10.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Andres Almazan, McCombs School of Business - University of Texas at Austin:
Debt, Labor Markets and the Creation and Destruction of Firms

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 28.10.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Hélène Turon, University of Bristol:
Public Sector Wage Policy and Labor Market Equilibrium: A Structural Model

in week 43/2013

SFB 884 Seminar

Thursday, 24.10.2013, 14:00h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Lawrence Ezrow, University of Essex:
When Extremism Pays: Policy Positions, Voter Certainty, and Party Support in Postcommunist Europe

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.10.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Iain Paterson and Richard Sellner, IHS Vienna:
Die volkswirtschaftlichen Impulse des Internets in Österreich / Economic Effects of the Internet in Austria

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 23.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Roland Rathelot, CREST, Paris:
The Geography of Job Search and Mismatch Unemployment

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 23.10.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Corinna Ludwig, DHI Washington:
Bridging the Atlantic Gap: German Business in the United States after the Second World War

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 22.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Kirstin Strokorb, University of Mannheim:
An exceptional max-stable process parametrized by its extremal coefficients

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 22.10.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Harald Fadinger, University of Vienna:
Vertical Offshoring with Heterogeneous Firms

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 22.10.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Wieland Hoffmann, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Consumer durables and leverage

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 22.10.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Georg Weizsäcker, Humboldt-Universität Berlin:
Flipping a coin: theory and evidence

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 22.10.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Giacomo Negro, Emory University, Atlanta:
Category Signaling and Reputation

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 21.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Matthias Mand, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Macroeconomic Effects of the U.S. Product Market Deregulation

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 21.10.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Dan Mercea, University of Applied Science The Hague:
The Social Media Overture of the Pan-European Anti-ACTA Protest: An Empirical Examination of Coordination in Connective Action

Finance Seminar

Monday, 21.10.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

David Matsa, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management :
Unemployment Insurance and Consumer Credit

in week 42/2013

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 17.10.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Lorenzo Cappellari, Università Cattolica, Mailand:
Correlations of Brothers’ Earnings and Intergenerational Transmission

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Monica Martinez-Bravo, CEMFI, Madrid:
The Effect of the Education of Politicians on Public Good Privision

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 15.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Martin Wahl, University of Mannheim:
Optimal Estimation of Components in Structured Nonparametric Models

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 15.10.2013, 13:45h in P044

Amit Gandhi, University of Wisconsin - Madison:
Estimating Demand for Differentiated Products with Error in Market Shares

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 15.10.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Johannes Dittrich, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Excess Volatility in Belief Streams - Evidence from Sports Betting Data

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 15.10.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Jianjun Miao, Boston University:
Bubbles and Credit Constraints

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 14.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Christian Koch, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Do Reference Points Lead to Wage Priority? Experimental Evidence

Finance Seminar

Monday, 14.10.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Neal Stoughton, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien:
An integrated Model of University Endowments

MZES Public Lecture

Monday, 14.10.2013, 16:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Christopher Wlezien, University of Texas at Austin:
The Timeline of Elections in Comparative Perspective

in week 41/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 11.10.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, Raum 1

Andreas Pollak, University of Saskatchewan:
Employment Insurance and the Business Cycle

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 10.10.2013, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Andrea Berndgen-Kaiser, ILS-Institut für Landes- und Stadtentwicklungsforschung, Dortmund:
Die Zukunft von Einfamilienhausgebieten der 1950er bis 1970er Jahre - Befunde und Handlungsoptionen für Kommunen

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 10.10.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Volodymyr Bilotkach, Newcastle University:
Market Sharing Agreements: Empirical Evidence from the US Airline Industry

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 10.10.2013, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 1

Rosa Ferrer, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona):
Gender Gaps in Performance: Evidence from Young Lawyers

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 9.10.2013, 12:00h in room P 043 in L7, 3-5

Tiago Cavalcanti, University of Cambridge:
(Mis)Allocation Effects of an Overpaid Public Sector

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 9.10.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Carsten Burhop, Universität Wien:
Stock Market Investors Herding Behaviour during the German Hyperinflation

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 8.10.2013, 12:00h in room L7, 3-5 - P043

Joel Horowitz , Northwestern University :
A Simple Bootstrap Method for Constructing Nonparametric Confidence Bands for Functions.

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.10.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, Room P044

Alon Eizenberg, Hebrew University of Jerusalem:
Grab Them Before They Go Generic: Habit Formation and the Emerging Middle Class

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 8.10.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

Johannes Pöschl, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Incomplete Information and Exchange Rate Pass-through

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.10.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Patrick Bayer, Duke University:
Speculation, Contagion, and Bubbles: Theory and Evidence from the Housing Market

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 8.10.2013, 17:15h in A 5,6 Raum A 231

Daniel McFarland, Stanford University:
Making the Connection: Social Bonding in Courtship Situations

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 7.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Agustin Arias, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Bayesian Estimation of Macroeconomic Learning Models (Job Market Practice Talk)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 7.10.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13,17

Matt Loftis , Rice University/ SFB 884 :
Policy Under Pressure: When Coalition Government Collusion breaks down

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 7.10.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, Room P44

Joachim Winter, Universität München:
Can survey participation alter household financial behavior?

Finance Seminar

Monday, 7.10.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Antoinette Schoar, MIT Sloan School of Management:
Trading Partners in the Interbank Lending Market

in week 40/2013

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Adeline Delavande, ISER, University of Essex:
Credit Constraints, Subjective Expectations, and College Choice

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 1.10.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Hajo Holzmann, Philipps-Universität Marburg:
Nonparametric estimation for the weighted-angle Radon transform

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 1.10.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Eduardo Perez, Ecole Polytechnique:
Certifiable Pre-Play Communication: Full Disclosure

Research Seminar in Finance and Banking

Tuesday, 1.10.2013, 15:15h in L5, 2 room: 107

Helga Fehr-Duda, ETH Zürich:
Time and Risk

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 1.10.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Matthias Hölzlein, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Technology Adoption in Agriculture and Cross-Country Income Differences

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 1.10.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Oliver Klein, University of Mannheim/MZES:
Effects of the Family and Preschool Environment for the Development of Early Skills in Native German and Immigrant Turkish Children - Results from the Panel Study "ESKOM-VG"

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 30.9.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Vera Molitor, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Female Genital Cutting – An Economic Perspective

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 30.9.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Laurenz Ennser-Jedenastik, University of Leiden:
Exploring the Ideological Foundations of the Regulatory State

Finance Seminar

Monday, 30.9.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Mungo Wilson, University of Oxford - Saïd Business School:
Asset Pricing: A Tale of Two Days

in week 39/2013

MZES Colloquium

Thursday, 26.9.2013, 13:45h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Christopher Wlezien, University of Texas at Austin:
Workshop on Time Series Analysis

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 26.9.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Masamune Iwasawa, Graduate School of Economics, Kyoto University:
Specification Tests for Multinomial Choice Models

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.9.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Christina Felfe, University of St. Gallen:
Early Child Care and Child Development: A Marginal Treatment Effect Analysis

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 25.9.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Tobias Jopp, Universität Regensburg:
How Did the Capital Market Evaluate Germanys Prospects of Winning World War I? Evidence from the Amsterdam Market for Government Bonds

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 24.9.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Felix Ballani, Technische Universität Freiberg :
New exponential families for random convex polytopes

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 24.9.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Toker Doganoglu, University of Wuerzburg:
Incentives to Supply a Downstream Competitor: The Role of Contract Observability and Complexity

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 24.9.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

José Víctor Ríos Rull, University of Minnesota:
Balance Sheet Recessions

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 24.9.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Louis Chauvel, Université du Luxembourg:
Generational Inequalities and Welfare Regimes: Birth Cohort and the Dynamics of Social Inequalities in 17 Countries

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 23.9.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Lauren Copeland, University of California at Santa Barbara:
Political Consumerism and the Changing Citizen

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 23.9.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Aiyong Zhu, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Quantifying the Adaption Cost in Sequential FDI Location Choices: Evidence from German Firms

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 23.9.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Florence So, Aarhus University:
Attract Voters or Appease Grassroots? Opposition Party Leaders Dilemma and Party Policy Change

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 23.9.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Christian Belzil, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau:
Estimation of a Life-Cycle Skill Accumulation Model with Comparative Advantages and its Economic Implications

Finance Seminar

Monday, 23.9.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Tim Loughran, University of Notre Dame:
Using 10-K Text to Gauge Financial Constraints

in week 38/2013

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 19.9.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Jochen Bigus, Freie Universität (FU) Berlin:
Reputation Effects in Auditor Liability under Vague and Precise Negligence

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 19.9.2013, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Robert Feinberg, American University, Washington D.C., US:
Does State Antitrust Enforcement Drive Establishment Exit?

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 17.9.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Denis Gromb, INSEAD:
Legal Investor Protection and Takeovers

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 17.9.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Pia Unte, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Providing Insurance for Good Repayment Performance: The Individual Emergency Fund

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 17.9.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

René Bekkers, VU University Amsterdam:
Generalized Trust Through Civic Engagement? Evidence from Five National Panel Studies

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 17.9.2013, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Uta Schoenberg, University College London:
The Impact of Immigration on Local Labor Markets: Evidence from the Opening of the German-Czech-Border

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 16.9.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Paul Beck, Ohio State University:
The Social Network Roots of Partisan Polarization in the United States, and Beyond

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 16.9.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Hannes Kammerer, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Lobbying for Subsidies with Heterogeneous Firms

Finance Seminar

Monday, 16.9.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Darwin Choi, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology:
When Uninformed Trades Are Asymmetric: The Impact of the Disposition Effect on Stock Prices

in week 37/2013

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 12.9.2013, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Adrian Majumdar, RBB Economics, London, UK:
UPP and price pressure tests - what should the EU learn from UK practice?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Wednesday, 11.9.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Andreas Bernecker, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Divided We Reform? Evidence from US Welfare Policies

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 11.9.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Alexandra Semrad, LMU München:
Modern Secondary Education and Economic Outcomes: The Introduction of the Gewerbeschule und Realschule in 19th Century Bavaria

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 10.9.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Matthew Gentry, LSE:
Entry and Competition in Takeover Auctions

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Tuesday, 10.9.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Saumik Paul, University of Nottingham:
Emigration, deunionization and wage inequality in East Germany (work in progress)

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 10.9.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: S031

Katharina Walliczek, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Exploiting spatial and temporal variation in nutrition at birth, using data on infant mortality and famines: a study of long-run health effects

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 10.9.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Botond Koszegi, CEU, Budapest):
Seller Information about Consumer Naivete Lowers Welfare

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 9.9.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Elena Rancoita, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Financial Integration and Sovereign Default

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 9.9.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Rob Alessie, University of Groningen:
Saving and portfolio behavior after retirement

in week 36/2013

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 4.9.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Maria Fitzpatrick, Cornell University, New York:
Retiree Health Insurance for Public School Employees: Does it Affect Retirement and Mobility?

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 3.9.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Eyal Neumann, Technion Haifa:
The Multifractal Nature of Volterra-Lévy Processes

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 3.9.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Xavier Vives, IESE Business School, University of Navarra:
R&D Cooperation, Spillovers and Antitrust Policy

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 3.9.2013, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Georgy Egorov, Northwestern University:
Endogenous Property Rights

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 2.9.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Richard van Weelden, University of Chicago:
Re-election trough Division

in week 32/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 9.8.2013, 14:00h in

Saumik Paul, ZEW:
The Effect of Special Economic Zone (SEZ) on Rural Livelihoods: Evidence from a Field Survey in India

in week 27/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 5.7.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Stephan Dlugosz, ZEW:
Filling the gaps in panels: Improved predictions through restrictions using the time dimension

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 1.7.2013, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Andreas Peichl, IZA Bonn:
Unequal by marriage? A copula-based decomposition for the US

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 1.7.2013, 15:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Kai Hüschelrath, ZEW:
Cartelization, Cartel Breakdown, and Price Behavior

in week 26/2013

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 28.6.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Heinz-König Hall

Susanne Steffes, ZEW:
Unternehmensbarometer Fachkräftesicherung 2013: Eine repräsentative Befragung von Unternehmensleitungen und Betriebsräten

in week 23/2013

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 7.6.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Heinz-König Hall

Anthony Strittmatter, Universität Freiburg:
Assignment Mechanisms, Selection Criteria, and the Effectiveness of Training Programs

Finance Seminar

Monday, 3.6.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Jose Miguel Gaspar, ESSEC Business School:
Shareholder Investment Horizons and the Market for Corporate Control

in week 22/2013

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 29.5.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Petra Persson, Columbia University:
Social Insurance and the Marriage Market

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Wednesday, 29.5.2013, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Julian Wright, National University of Singapore:
The Economics of Payment Cards

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 28.5.2013, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

Zoltán Sasvári, Technische Universität Dresden :
On Linnik s generalization of the Lévy-Cramér theorem

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 28.5.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Ulrich Doraszelski, Wharton, University of Pennsylvania:
Measuring the Bias of Technological Change

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 28.5.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Michèle Weynandt, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Selective Firing? Workers and Firms

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 28.5.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Roman Inderst, Goethe University Frankfurt:
Hypertargeting, Limited Attention, and Privacy: Implications for Marketing and Campaigning

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 28.5.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Lawrence King, University of Cambridge:
The Debate Over Mass Privatization and the Postcommunist Mortality Crisis: Methodological and Epistemological Issues

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 27.5.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Jeanne Hagenbach, University of Mannheim:
Truthtelling in Matching Markets

Finance Seminar

Monday, 27.5.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Geoffrey Tate, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School:
Are Credit Ratings Subjective? The Role of Credit Analysts in Determining Ratings

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 27.5.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Stephen Machin, University College London:
Crime Scars: Recessions and Career Criminals

in week 21/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 24.5.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Bodo Aretz, ZEW:
Gender Differences in German Wage Mobility

WOVEN-Talks

Thursday, 23.5.2013, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Anne Schmidt, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Center for the History of Emotions:
Werbung. Eine Gefühlsgeschichte

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Thursday, 23.5.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Claude Fluet, Université du Québec à Montréal:
The Role of Social Image Concerns in the Design of Legal Regimes

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 22.5.2013, 12:00h in room P043

Day Manoli, University of Texas, Austin:
tba

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 22.5.2013, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Stefania Montemezzo, University of Verona:
Trade, Strategies and Networks. The Case of the Venetian Merchants during the Renaissance

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 21.5.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Suzanne Scotchmer, University of California, Berkely:
Scarcity of Ideas and R&D Options: Use It, Lose It, or Bank It

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 21.5.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Vera Molitor, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Female Genital Cutting and the Marriage Market in sub-Saharan Africa

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 21.5.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Jacques Crémer, Toulouse School of Economics:
The Value of Incumbency in Heterogenous Networks

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 21.5.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Jens Rydgren, Stockholm University:
Collective Memory and Trust: Evidence from Northern Iraq

in week 20/2013

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 16.5.2013, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 4.57/ 4.58

Julia Hurraß, Universitätsklinikum Freiburg:
Innenraumluft - Belastungsfaktoren und gesundheitliche Effekte

WOVEN-Talks

Thursday, 16.5.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Rabea Limbach, Universität Heidelberg:
Die frühindustriellen Unternehmer und Unternehmerinnen Scharpff und Lichtenberger in der Pfalz (1815-1871)

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 15.5.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Marcello Sartarelli , University of London:
Does Doing Well at School Affect Risky Behaviour? Evidence from Discontinuities in Test Scores

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 14.5.2013, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

Anja Janßen, University of Hamburg:
Asymptotic Independence of Stochastic Volatility Models

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 14.5.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Sigrid Suetens, Tilburg University:
Heterogeneous stake-sensitive guilt aversion

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 14.5.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Nicolas Dupuis, Toulouse School of Economics:
The drawbacks of loyalty: a story of switching costs and implicit contracts

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 14.5.2013, 17:15h in A 5,6 room A 231

Kristin Makszin, Central European University, Budapest:
The Emergence of Patchwork Welfare States in Central and Eastern Europe: How Party Politics Shaped Reforms and Continuity

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 14.5.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 Auditorium 001

Karl Schmedders, Zurich:
A Polynominal Optimization Approach to Principal-Agent Problems

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 13.5.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Benjamin Born, University of Mannheim:
Uncertainty, Price Setting, and the Real Effects of Monetary Policy

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 13.5.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Joseph Altonji, Yale University:
Cashier or Consultant? Entry Labor Market Conditions, Field of Study, and Career Success

Finance Seminar

Monday, 13.5.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Florian Heider, European Central Bank:
As Certain as Debt and Taxes: Estimating the Tax Sensitivity of Leverage from Exogenous State Tax Changes

in week 19/2013

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 8.5.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Ana Rute Cardoso, IAE Barcelona:
Interpreting Econometric Estimates of Firm Wage Effects: An Application to the Gender Wage Gap (joint with David card and Patrick Kline)

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 8.5.2013, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room 003

Sibylle Lehmann, Universität Hohenheim:
Overcoming Liquidity Constraints: Innovative Firms and Market Performance in Imperial Germany

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 7.5.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Eugen Kovac, University of Bonn:
Optimal Sequential Delegation

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 7.5.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Anna Bindler, University College London:
Unemployment duration and crime: Evaluating the effect of unemployment benefit extensions

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 7.5.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Melissa Dell, Harvard University:
Trafficking Networks and the Mexican Drug War

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 7.5.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Anette Fasang, WZB Berlin:
The Interplay of Family Formation and Early Work Careers in Germany and the United States

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 6.5.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Alexander Herzog, London School of Economics:
Pivotal Politics and Public Policy in Cabinet Governments

Finance Seminar

Monday, 6.5.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Søren Hvidkjær, Copenhagen Business School:
Factor covariances predict factor returns

in week 18/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 3.5.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Hamburg

Argaw/Maier/Skriabikova, ZEW:
Risk attitudes, job mobility of young labour market entrants and the subsequent wage growth

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 30.4.2013, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

Johanna Ziegel, University of Bern:
Coherence and elicitability

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 30.4.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Aner Sela, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev:
Common-Value All-Pay Auctions with Asymmetric Information

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 30.4.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Maria Isabel Santana, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Does stricter Domestic Violence Policies increase Human Capital and Economic Growth?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 30.4.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Imran Rasul, University College London:
Can Basic Entrepreneurship Transform The Economic Lives of the Poor?

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 30.4.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Erzsébet Bukodi, Nuffield College, University of Oxford:
The Effects of Social Origins and Cognitive Ability on Educational Attainment: Evidence from Britain and Sweden

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 29.4.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Daniel Bochsler, University of Zurich, Zentrum für Demokratie Aarau:
The political impact of hybrid institutions: political stability under mixed electoral systems

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 29.4.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Galina Zudenkova, University of Mannheim:
A Rationale for Decentralized Political Parties

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 29.4.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Andreas Bernecker, University of Mannheim CDSE/SFB884:
Divided We Reform? Evidence from US Welfare Policies

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 29.4.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Christian Dustmann, University College London :
Peer Effects in the Workplace

Finance Seminar

Monday, 29.4.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Lasse Pedersen, New York University:
Embedded Leverage / Betting Against Beta

in week 17/2013

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 25.4.2013, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Sybille Münch, TU Darmstadt:
Ethnische Segregation als Handlungsfeld von Kommunen und Wohnungsanbietern - eine kritische Bestandsaufnahme

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 25.4.2013, 17:15h in ZEW, L1,1 room: 2

Karsten Otte, Federal Network Agency (BNetzA), Bonn:
Rail Regulation - Cost Control between Corporate Interests, Competition, and Transport Policy

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 24.4.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 1

Georg von Graevenitz, University of East Anglia London:
Technology Entry in the Presence of Patent Thickets

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 24.4.2013, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room 003

Francesco Cinnirella, IFO-Institut München:
Ethno-Religious Fractionalization and Innovation: Historical Evidence from Patenting Activity

Mannheim Law and Economics Forum

Wednesday, 24.4.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Christopher Yoo, Pennsylvania Law School:
Beyond Coase: Emerging Technologies and Property Theory

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 23.4.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Ferdinand Rauch, University of Oxford:
Resetting the Urban Network: 117-2012AD (with Guy Michaels)

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 23.4.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Hannes Kammerer, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Lobbying for Subsidies with Heterogeneous Firms

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 23.4.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Rafael Lalive, University of Lausanne:
How Do Reductions in Potential Benefit Duration Affect Medium-Run Earnings and Employment for Older Workers?

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 23.4.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Andreas Horr, University of Mannheim/MZES:
Explaining Ethnic Segregation: Residential Choices of Turkish and German Households

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 22.4.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Manuela Caiani, Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna:
Extreme Right Movements and on line Politics

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 22.4.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Anke Kessler, Simon Fraser University :
Does misinformation demobilize the electorate? Measuring the impact of alleged "robocalls" in the 2011 Canadian election (with Tom Cornwall)

Finance Seminar

Monday, 22.4.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Alok Kumar, University of Miami:
Income Hedging and Asset Prices

in week 16/2013

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 18.4.2013, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Heike Hanhörster, Institut für Landes- und Stadtentwicklungsforschung (ILS) Dortmund:
Innerstädtische Standortentscheidungen türkeistämmiger Eigentümer

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.4.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Andrés Erosa, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid:
Financial Frictions, Occupational Choice and Economic Inequality (joint with Lian Allub)

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 17.4.2013, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room 003

Tamas Vonyo, London School of Economics:
The Wartime Origins of the Wirtschaftswunder: The Growth of West German Industry, 1939-1955

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 16.4.2013, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

Markus Pauly, Heinrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf:
Weighted logrank permutation tests for randomly censored survival data

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 16.4.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 PO 44

Ron Siegel , Northwestern University:
Large Contests

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 16.4.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Andreas Bernecker, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Divided We Reform? Evidence from US Welfare Policies

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 16.4.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Jan Eeckhout joint with Roberto Pinheiro, and Kurt Schmidheiny, UCL and GSE-UPF:
Spatial Sorting

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 15.4.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Peter Vida, University of Mannheim:
Commitments, Intentions, Truth and Nash Equilibria

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 15.4.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13,17

Philipp de Donder, :
Behavioral Biases and Long Term Care Insurance: A Political Economy Approach

Finance Seminar

Monday, 15.4.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Rüdiger Fahlenbrach, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne:
Trust Preferred Securities and Regulatory Arbitrage

in week 15/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 12.4.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1

Stephan Dlugosz, ZEW:
Validation Data: Reliability and Methods for (Semi-)Parametric Regression With Misclassification

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 11.4.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1

Anna Salomons, University Utrecht:
Explaining Job Polarisation in Europe

WOVEN-Talks

Thursday, 11.4.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Dorothea Schmidt, Hochschule Wirtschaft und Recht, Berlin:
Technik und Gender in der Arbeitswelt

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 11.4.2013, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

David Ulph, University of St. Andrews:
Antitrust Penalties and Empirical Evidence on Cartel Overcharges

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 10.4.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Iris Kesternich, University of Munich:
Us and Them: Distributional Preferences in Small and Large Groups (joint work with Michael Kosfeld, Heiner Schumacher, Joachim Winter)

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 10.4.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L1,1 room: 2

Mauritz von Einem, Max-Planck-Institut für Steuerrecht und Öffentliche Finanzen in München:
IP Migration - Tax Planning and Tax Policy

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 10.4.2013, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room 003

Frauke Schlütz, Universität Köln:
Ländliche Kreditgenossenschaften, Genossenschaftsverbände und Zentralkassen in der Rheinprovinz (1889-1914)

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 9.4.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Luis Corchon, UC3M:
Give Peace a Chance: The Effect of Asymmetric Information on Peace

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 9.4.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Christoph Siemroth, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Endowment inequality and forecast accuracy in prediction markets

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 9.4.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Kjetil Storesletten , University of Oslo:
Sharing High Growth Across Generations: Pensions and Demographic Transition in China" , joint with Zheng Song, Yikai Wang, and Fabrizio Zilibotti

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 8.4.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Jan Rovny, University of Gothenburg:
The Benefit of Blurring: Positional Ambiguity in Multidimensional Party Competition

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 8.4.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Anne Leucht, University of Mannheim:
A model specification test for GARCH(1,1) processes

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 8.4.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Jérôme Adda, European University Institute, Florence:
Short and Long-term Determinants of the Spread of Viral Diseases

in week 13/2013

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 25.3.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Michael Neugart, TU Darmstadt:
Lobbying and Dismissal Dispute Resolution Systems

in week 12/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 22.3.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Hamburg

Sebastian Butschek, ZEW:
ALMPs for Migrants in Europe

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 21.3.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Georg Müller-Fürstenberger, University of Trier:
Demographic Change: A CGE Study of Regional Impacts

WOVEN-Talks

Thursday, 21.3.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Julia Große-Börger, Universität Bremen/Daimler Benz AG:
Unternehmenskultur, Tradition und Repräsentation. Jubiläen der Daimler-Benz AG

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 21.3.2013, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Alexandre de Streel, University of Namur:
The Antitrust Activism of the European Commission in Telecommunications

MZES Colloquium

Wednesday, 20.3.2013, 16:15h in A 5,6 room A 231

Prof. Dr. Stefaan Walgrave, Universiteit Antwerpen:
The Concept, Origin and Effects of Issue Ownership

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 19.3.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Peter Norman Sørensen, University of Copenhagen:
Strategic Research Bias

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 19.3.2013, 17:15h in A 5,6 room A 231

Prof. Jeffrey G. Reitz, University of Toronto:
The Sociology of Multiculturalism: Evidence from Canada in Comparative Perspective

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 18.3.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Viktor Winschel , University of Mannheim:
Algebraic Syntax and Coalgebraic Semantics for Game Theory

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 18.3.2013, 12:00h in A 5,6 room A 231

Dr. Will Jennings, University of Southampton:
Macro-Competence: an analysis of evaluations of party competence in the U.K., U.S., Germany, Australia and Canada

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 18.3.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Hans Bloemen, VU University Amsterdam:
Language profi ciency of migrants: the relation with job satisfaction and matching

in week 11/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 15.3.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Luxemburg

Olga Skriabikova, Maastricht University:
The Impact of Risk Attitudes and Family Background on the Propensity to Become Self-Employed

Macro Seminar

Thursday, 14.3.2013, 12:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Francisco Buera, UCLA:
Liquidity Traps and Monetary Policy: Managing a Credit Crunch

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 13.3.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Thomas Siedler, University of Hamburg:
Job Information Centers and Labor Market Outcomes (joint work with Nils Saniter)

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.3.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Marc Möller, University of Bern:
Competition in the Presence of Individual Demand Uncertainty

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 12.3.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

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Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.3.2013, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Andrea Prat, Columbia University:
Managerial Capital at the Top Evidence from the Time Use of Ceos

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 12.3.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Jochem Tolsma, ERCOMER, Utrecht University:
A European Societies and their Integration

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 11.3.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Konrad Stahl, University of Mannheim:
Global Competition and Local Market Structure

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 11.3.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Patrick Kline, University of California, Berkeley:
What Distributional Impacts Mean: Welfare Reform Experiments and Competing Margins of Adjustment

in week 10/2013

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 8.3.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Heinz-König Hall

Francesco Berlingieri, ZEW:
Fighting child malnutrition in Indonesia: evaluation of two recent pro-poor policies

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 7.3.2013, 14:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Nicholas Lawson, Princeton University:
Fiscal Externalities and Optimal Unemployment Insurance

MZES Public Lecture

Thursday, 7.3.2013, 18:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Peter Simon, European Parliament:
Die Rolle des Europaparlamentes in der Eurokrise

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 5.3.2013, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

Claudia Strauch, Ruhr-Universität Bochum:
Sharp adaptive drift estimation for ergodic diffusions in higher dimension

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 5.3.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Fabienne Rasel, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Analyzing ICT, organizational structure and exporting as determinants of productivity

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 5.3.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Anke Munniksma, Radboud University Nijmegen:
Crossing Ethnic Boundaries: Resistance to and Consequences of Adolescents’ Cross-Ethnic Peer Relations

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 4.3.2013, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Isis Durrmeyer, University of Mannheim:
The Effect of Public Policies on Consumers Preferences: Lessons from the French Automobile Market

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 4.3.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Thomas Bräuninger, University of Mannheim:
Strategic ambiguity of party positions in multiparty settings

Finance Seminar

Monday, 4.3.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Dong Lou, London School of Economics:
Industry Window Dressing

in week 09/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 1.3.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Heinz-König Hall

Terry Gregory, ZEW:
Regional Age Structure and Innovation - Does Demographic Aging Weaken Knowledge-Based Economies?

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 27.2.2013, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room 003

Martin Uebele, Universität Groningen:
US-Domestic Trade and the National Market, 1860-2000: Smooth Transition or Bumpy Ride

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 26.2.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Yufeng Huang, Tilburg University:
Learning by Doing and Consumer Switching Cost

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 26.2.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Liza Reisel, Centre for Research on Civil Society & Voluntary Sector, Oslo:
Social Origin, Graduation, and Returns to Education in Norway and the United States

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 25.2.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Hubert Kempf, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan:
Defaulting on sovereign debt: A macroeconomic analysis

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 25.2.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Pedro Carneiro, University College London:
Intergenerational Mobility and the Timing of Income Shocks

in week 08/2013

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Friday, 22.2.2013, 11:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Federica Liberini, University of Warwick:
Corporate Taxes and the Growth of the Firm

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Friday, 22.2.2013, 16:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Dmitriy Sergeyev, Columbia University :
Financial Integration and Financial Instability

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 21.2.2013, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Sebastian Findeisen, University of Zurich :
Education and Optimal Taxation: The Role of Income-Contingent Student Loans

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 21.2.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1

Xin Wang, Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI), Paris:
Critical Issues of Carbon Emission Trading in China

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 20.2.2013, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Maria Prados, Columbia University:
Health and Earnings Inequality over the Life Cycle: The Redistributive Potential of Health Policies

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Wednesday, 20.2.2013, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Sarah Le Duigou, University of Le Mans, France:
The Source of Wage Progression Over the Life Cycle in France: Wage Game, Human Capital Accumulation and Age-dependent Contribution of the Unemployment Insurance System

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 19.2.2013, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 PO 43

Roberto Ramos, CEMFI Madrid:
Agglomeration Matters for Trade

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 19.2.2013, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Jihee Kim, Stanford University:
The Effect of the Top Marginal Tax Rate on Top Income Inequality

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 19.2.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Benjamin Balzer, University of Mannheim CDSE:
The Hold-Up Problem with Adverse Selection

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 19.2.2013, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Dietrich Oberwittler, MPI für Strafrecht, Freiburg:
Gelegenheiten, Scham und deviante Überzeugungen: Zur empirischen Bestätigung der Situational Action Theory in einer neuen Studie zur Jugenddelinquenz

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 18.2.2013, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Bettina Renz, University of Nottingham, UK:
Russian strategic thinking and doctrine and the changing character of war

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 18.2.2013, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Zeynep Somer Topcu, Vanderbilt University :
The Electoral Consequences of Party Policy Ambiguity

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 18.2.2013, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Robert Ulbricht, LMU München:
Credit Crunches, Information Failures, and the Persistence of Pessismism

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 18.2.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Bettina Siflinger, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich):
The Effects of Bereavement on Mental Health - An Analysis of Anticipation Patterns Surrounding the Death of the Spouse

in week 07/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 15.2.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L1,1 room: Heinz-König-Hall

Jens Mohrenweiser, ZEW:
Gift Exchange and Loyalty

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Friday, 15.2.2013, 16:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Nawid Siassi, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid:
Inequality and the Marriage Gap

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 14.2.2013, 11:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Alvaro Parra, Northwestern University:
Sequential Innovation and Patent Policy

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 14.2.2013, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Laura Pilossoph, University of Chicago:
Multisector Equilibrium Search Model of Labor Reallocation

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 13.2.2013, 12:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Michael Siemer, Boston University:
Firm Entry and Employment Dynamics in the Great Recession

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.2.2013, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 PO 43

Aniol Llorente-Saguer, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft:
Divided Majority and Information Aggregation: Theory and Experiment

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 12.2.2013, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Lien Laureys, Universitat Pompeu Fabra:
The Cost of Human Capital Depreciation during Unemployment

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 12.2.2013, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: 031

Stefan Weiergräber, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Quantifying the Relative Importance of Network Effects and switching Costs in the US Cellphone Industry

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 11.2.2013, 11:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr, University of Oxford:
Towards a Theory of Trade Finance

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 11.2.2013, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Andreas Mueller, University of Zurich:
Optimal Taxation of Foreign Assets and Production Factors in a Small Open Economy

in week 05/2013

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 31.1.2013, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Andrew Rhodes, University of Oxford:
Multiproduct Retailing

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 30.1.2013, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Miguel Almunia, Berkeley University:
The efficiency costs of tax enforcement: Evidence from a panel of Spanish firms

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 30.1.2013, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Nikolaj Harmon, Princeton University:
Are workers better matched in large labour markets?

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.1.2013, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Jevan Cherniwchan, University of Calgary:
Trade Liberalization and the Environment: Evidence from NAFTA and U.S. Manufacturing

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.1.2013, 14:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Katja Maria Kaufmann, Bocconi University:
Learning about the enforcement of conditional welfare programs: Evidence from the Bolsa Familia Program in Brazil

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Monday, 28.1.2013, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Kane Sweeney, Northwestern University:
Health Insurance Pre-Exchanges A Market Design Approach to Insurer-Provider Network Formation

in week 03/2013

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 18.1.2013, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1: Heinz-König-Hall

Holger Stichnoth, ZEW:
Cultural Influences on the Fertility Behaviour of First- and Second-Generation Immigrants in German

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 17.1.2013, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Joel Stiebale, University of Nottingham, UK:
How Mergers Affect Innovation: Theory and Evidence for the Pharmaceutical Industry

in week 51/2012

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 17.12.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Ulrich K. Müller, Princeton University:
Credibility of Confi dence Sets in Nonstandard Econometric Problems

in week 50/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 14.12.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Holger Stichnoth, ZEW:
Cultural Influences on the Fertility Behaviour of First- and Second-Generation Immigrants in Germany

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 13.12.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1

Sonia Akter, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung GmbH - UFZ:
Valuing Climate Change Mitigation: Applying Stated Preferences in the Presence of Uncertainty

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 11.12.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

John Vecer, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management :
Reference Asset Invariant Price Processes

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 10.12.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Konrad Stahl, University of Mannheim:
Global competition and local markets

in week 49/2012

Specials

Friday, 7.12.2012, 14:00h in B6, Teil A, Raum A 1.02

Jon Krosnick, Stanford University:
Social Psychology Under the Microscope: Do Our Classic Experiments Replicate When Participants Are Representative of the General Public Rather Than Convenience Samples of College Students?

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 6.12.2012, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 Raum 457/458

Oliver Lerbs, Institut für Wohnungswesen, Immobilienwirtschaft, Stadt- und Regionalentwicklung InWIS:
Droht nach dem Boom ein Bust im Eigenheimbau? Implikationen der Finanz-und Schuldenkrise für den deutschen Eigenheimsektor.

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 5.12.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, 031

Felix Jarman, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Multistage Information Aggregation in Voting

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 5.12.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Kostas Tatsiramos, University of Leicester:
With a little Help from My Frieds? Quality of Social Networks, Employment Transitions and Job Match Quality (joint work with Lorenzo Cappellari, Università Cattolica Milano)

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 4.12.2012, 12:00h in L 7, 3 - 5 - P 044

Christian Hafner, Université catholique de Louvain:
Volatility of price indices for heterogenous goods

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 4.12.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Joao Montez, London Business School:
How buybacks eliminate opportunism in vertical contracting

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 4.12.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

William Fuchs, University of California Berkeley:
Costs and Benefits of Dynamic Trading in a Lemons Market

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 3.12.2012, 12:00h in P043 in L 7, 3-5

Anne Leucht, Universität Mannheim:
A model specification test for GARCH(1,1) processes

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 3.12.2012, 12:00h in A 5,6 Raum A 231

Nils Weidmann, Peace Research Institute Oslo:
Intra-group Inequality and Conflict

Finance Seminar

Monday, 3.12.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal, Stockholm School of Economics:
How Did the US Housing Slump Begin? Role of the 2005 Bankruptcy Reform

in week 48/2012

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 28.11.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, 031

Nicolas Motz (ENTER), University College London:
Who emerges from smoke-filled rooms? Political parties and candidate selection

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 28.11.2012, 12:00h in room P044

Florian Heiss, University of Düsseldorf:
Plan selection in Medicare Part D: Evidence from administrative data

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 27.11.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Weining Wang, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
Local quantile regression

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 27.11.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, Room P044

Emeric Henry, Sciences Po:
Rational Parasites: Theory and Experiment

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 27.11.2012, 14:30h in ZEW, L 7,1 Raum 2

Neil Mc Murdo, HM Treasury:
Macroeconomic Adjustment in the Euro Area - Reviewing the Evidence, and a UK Perspective

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 26.11.2012, 12:00h in room P043 in L 7, 3-5

Michele Tertilt, :
Domestic Violence over the Business Cycle

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 26.11.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13,17

Rene Lindstädt, Essex University :
Globalization with Whom: Context-Dependent Foreign Direct Investment Preferences

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 26.11.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Sarah Smith, University of Bristol:
Peer effects in charitable giving - evidence from the (running) field

Finance Seminar

Monday, 26.11.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Stephan Siegel, University of Washington:
Why Do Individuals Exhibit Investment Biases?

in week 47/2012

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 22.11.2012, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 Raum 457/458

Matthias Waltersbacher, Bundesinstitut für Bau-, Stadt- und Raumforschung Bonn:
Aktuelle Dynamik und zukünftige Nachfrageentwicklung am Wohnungsmarkt

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 22.11.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Peter Bühlmann, ETH Zürich:
Predicting Causal Effects in High-Dimensional Settings

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 21.11.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, 031

Timo Hoffmann, University of Mannheim CDSE:
The Effect of Belief Elicitation on Game Play

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 21.11.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Hendrik Juerges, University of Wuppertal:
The effects of DRGs on documented birth weight in Germany

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 21.11.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Davide Cantoni, LMU München:
Urbanization in Europe: Regional variations, 1700-1900

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 20.11.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Marco Oesting, University of Mannheim:
Construction and Simulation of Brown-Resnick Processes

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 20.11.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Stephan Lauermann, University of Michigan:
A Common Value Auction with Bidder Solicitation

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 20.11.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Liran Einav, Stanford University:
Moral hazard in health insurance: How important is forward looking behavior?

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 20.11.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Patrick Emmenegger , Universität St. Gallen:
Job Security Regulations in the Age of Dualization: From Drift to Layering

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 19.11.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Georg Dürnecker, University of Mannheim:
Why do Europeans Work so Little?

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 19.11.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Laurent Simula, Upsalla University:
Optimal Income Taxation between Competing Governments

Finance Seminar

Monday, 19.11.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Joachim Grammig, University of Tübingen:
Creative Destruction and Asset Prices

in week 46/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 16.11.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Michael Maier, ZEW:
Analyzing Earnings Risk - Scope and Challenges

Topics in Macroeconomics

Thursday, 15.11.2012, 12:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Angela Fiedler, University of Frankfurt:
Wage and Revenue Dispersion: a General Equilibrium Perspective

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 15.11.2012, 18:00h in Schloss, Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal 0 138

Thomas K. Bauer, Ruhr-Universität Bochum:
Die Verwendung von Internetdaten zur Beobachtung von Immobilienpreisen.

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 14.11.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, 031

Anna Hammerschmid, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Intergenerational Influences on Cognitive Functioning: The Effect of Grandchildren on Mental Performance in Old Age

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 13.11.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Michael Neumann, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena:
Dependent wild bootstrap

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 13.11.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

David Martimort, Paris School of Economcis:
Public Contracting in Delegated Agency Games

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 13.11.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Steffen Huck, University College London:
From Imitation to Collusion: Long-run Learning in a Low-Information Environment

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 12.11.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Jan-Peter Siedlarek, University of Mannheim:
Making Friends Meet - A Model of Mediated Network Formation

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 12.11.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Gebhard Kirchgässner, Universität St. Gallen :
Consociational Democracy, Divided Government, and the Possibility of Reforms

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 12.11.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Simon Burgess, University of Bristol :
Student effort and educational attainment: Using the England football team to identify the education production function

Finance Seminar

Monday, 12.11.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Brigitte Madrian, Harvard Kennedy School:
Does Aggregated Returns Disclosure Increase Portfolio Risk-Taking?

in week 45/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 9.11.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

André Nolte, ZEW:
Trade Liberalization and Wage Inequality: Evidence for OECD Countries

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 8.11.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Martin Stürmer, University of Bonn:
150 Years of Boom and Bust. What Drives Mineral Commodity Prices?

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 8.11.2012, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Thibaud Verge, ENSAE Paris:
Do We Still Need Market Definition?

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 7.11.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, 031

Tatyana Gileva, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Dynamic Aspects of Asset Pricing Model

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 7.11.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Johanna Wallenius, Stockholm University:
A Life Cycle Model of Health and Retirement: The Case of Swedish Pension Reform

MZES Public Lecture

Wednesday, 7.11.2012, 16:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Hartmut Esser, University of Mannheim:
Ethnische Bildungsungleichheiten

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 7.11.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Alessandro Nuvolari, SANT’ANNA SCHOOL OF ADVANCED STUDIES PISA:
The quality of English patents, 1617-1850. Some new estimates using multiple indicators

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 6.11.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Anna Simoni, CNRS, THEMA - Université de Cergy-Pointoise, Universität Mannheim :
Semiparametric Bayesian Partially Identified Models based on Support Function

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 6.11.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

John Morrow, London School of Economics:
Monopolistic Competition and Optimum Product Diversity Under Firm Heterogeneity

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 6.11.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Joanna Bryson, University of Bath/MZES:
Dominance, Aggression and Public Goods Investment: Explaining Anti-Social Punishment

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 6.11.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Peter Neary, University of Oxford:
Selection effects with heterogeneous firms

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 5.11.2012, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Ulrich Sieberer, Universität Konstanz:
Playing by the Rules or Changing Them? Explaining Institutional Reforms in European Parliaments

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 5.11.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Tim Lee, University of Mannheim:
The Option Value of Human Capital

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 5.11.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Sona Golder, Penn State University/ SFB 884:
Government Formation in Europe

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 5.11.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Tilmann Gneiting, Heidelberg University :
Making and evaluating point forecasts

in week 44/2012

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 31.10.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, 031

Christoph Esslinger, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Fiscal Capacity and Public Debt

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 31.10.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Jiri Slacalek, European Central Bank:
Dissecting saving dynamics: measuring wealth, precautionary and credit effects

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 30.10.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Ernst Maug, University of Mannheim:
Trading Strategies of Corporate Insiders

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 30.10.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Mathieu Parenti, Paris School of Economics:
David & Goliath

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 30.10.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Christian Hellwig, Toulouse School of Economics:
A theory of asset prices based on heterogeneous information

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 30.10.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Alice Sullivan, University of London, Institute of Education:
Social Class and Inequalities in Early Cognitive Scores

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 29.10.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Viktor Winschel, University of Mannheim:
Coalgebraic Analysis of Subgame-perfect Equilibria in Infinite Games without Discounting

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 29.10.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Erzo F.P. Luttmer, Dartmouth College :
Social Support Substitution and Labor Supply Shifting: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity in Disability Insurance Reform

in week 43/2012

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Friday, 26.10.2012, 13:30h in L7 room: S031

Christoph Breunig, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Specification testing in nonparametric instrumental quantile regression (Job Market Practice Talks)

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 26.10.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 1

Christiane Bradler, ZEW:
Incentives and Creativity

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 25.10.2012, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 4.57/ 4.58

Michael Voigtlaender, Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft Koeln:
Demographie und Immobilien - Wie veraendern sich Nachfrage, Angebot und Preise?

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 24.10.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Joost Veenstra, University of Groningen:
The Yanks of Europe? Two technological paths in German manufacturing, 1907-1936

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 23.10.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Martin Schlather, University of Mannheim:
Some Covariance Models for Multivariate Random Fields

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 23.10.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Dennis Gaertner, University of Bonn:
Information Exchange and the Stability of Collusion

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 23.10.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Nicole Tieben, MZES:
Bildungs- und Erwerbsverläufe von Studienabbrechern

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 22.10.2012, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Arjan Schakel, Maastricht University:
The Dynamics between Elections In Multilevel Party Systems

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 22.10.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Christian F. Michel, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Estimation of Intra-Firm and Industry Cooperation via Ownership Change (Job Market Practice Talks)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 22.10.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13,17

Detlef Fetchenhauer , Universitaet Koeln :
Rather stupid than selfish? Lay people's perception of economic reforms

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 22.10.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Bettina Drepper, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Social interaction effects in duration models: The first-time use of marijuana among siblings (Job Market Practice Talks)

Finance Seminar

Monday, 22.10.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Laura Cohen, Harvard Business School:
Channels of Influence

in week 42/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 19.10.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Luxemburg

Philipp Deschermeier, University of Mannheim:
Die Entwicklung der Bevölkerung und des Arbeitsangebotes in der Metropolregion Rhein-Neckar (Vortrag auf Deutsch)

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 18.10.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Pooyan Amir Ahmadi, University of Frankfurt:
Credit Shocks, Monetary Policy, and Business Cycles: Evidence from a Structural Time Varying Bayesian FAVAR

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.10.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Thomas Le Barbanchon, CREST Paris:
The Effect of Potential Duration of Unemployment Benefits on Unemployment Exits to Work and Match Quality

Research Seminar in Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 16.10.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Alexander Schied, University of Mannheim:
A singular control problem arising in finance and Dawson-Watanabe superprocesses

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 16.10.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Salvatore Piccolo, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan:
Optimal Accomplice-Witnesses Regulation under Asymmetric Information

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 16.10.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Alessandra Fogli, Università Bocconi, Milano:
Germs, Social Networks and Growth

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 16.10.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Timo Weishaupt, University of Mannheim/MZES:
European Coordination of Social Inclusion and Social Protection Policies: Mechanisms, Effects and National Influences

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 15.10.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Indridi Indridason, University of California, Riverside:
Live for Today, Hope for Tomorrow? Rethinking Gamson's Law

Finance Seminar

Monday, 15.10.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Oliver G. Spalt, Tilburg University:
Learning by Doing and the Value of Experience for Mutual Fund Managers

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 15.10.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Pia Pinger, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Intergenerational effects of economic crisis. Paternal unemployment and child secondary schooling decisions (Job Market Practice Talks)

in week 41/2012

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 11.10.2012, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1, room 1

Michele Polo, Bocconi University:
Antitrust in Innovative Industries: the Optimal Legal Standards

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 10.10.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, 031

Oceane Briand, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Within-firm informality, Inequalities and Taxation

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 10.10.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Georgi Kocharow, University of Konstanz:
Abortions and Inequality

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 10.10.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Katharina Mühlhoff, University of Mannheim:
The Winners‘ Curse? Administrative Reform and Regional Economic Development in Meiji Japan

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 9.10.2012, 13:45h in

Jana Friedrichsen, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Image concerns and the provision of quality (Job Market Practice Talks)

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 9.10.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Reto Föllmi, University of St. Gallen:
Globalization and Productivity in the Developing World

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 9.10.2012, 17:15h in A 5,6 Raum A 231

Joscha Legewie, Columbia University, New York:
School Context and the Gender Gap in Educational Achievement: How Peers Shape Educational Outcomes for Boys and Girls

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 8.10.2012, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Hans Anker, Anker Solutions, Den Haag:
Show and tell. Visual rhetoric in politics

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 8.10.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Matt Golder, Pennsylvania State University :
Religious Participation, Social Conservatism, and Human Development

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 8.10.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Kevin Lang, Boston University:
The Evolution of the Black-White Test Score Gap in Grades K-3: The Fragility of Results

Finance Seminar

Monday, 8.10.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Dirk Hackbarth, University of Illinois:
Granularity of Corporate Debt: Theory and Tests

in week 40/2012

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 2.10.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Alessandro Gavazza, New York University:
A Quantitative Analysis of the Used-Car Market

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 1.10.2012, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Diana Panke, University College Dublin :
The European Union in the United Nations. Effectively Speaking With One Voice?

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 1.10.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Eric French, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago:
Medicaid Insurance and Redistribution in Old Age

Finance Seminar

Monday, 1.10.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Simon Gervais, Duke University:
The Industrial Organization of Money Management

in week 39/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 28.9.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 1

Alina Botezat, ZEW:
The impact of parents migration on the children left back home

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 26.9.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, P044

Vincent Meisner, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Posting Rental Rates versus Posting Sale Prices

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 26.9.2012, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 1

Adam S. Booij, Amsterdam School of Economics:
Overconfidence and Student Choice: Nudges to Prevent Early Switching of Students in Higher Education

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 26.9.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Marcel Fratzscher, EZB:
A Global Monetary Tsunami? Measuring the Spillovers of US Quantitative Easing

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 25.9.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Frank Riedel, Bielefeld University:
Strategic Ambiguity in Games

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 25.9.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Irina Telyukova, University of California, San Diego:
Home Equity in Retirement

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 24.9.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13,17

Bernhard Kittel, Universität Wien:
The State as Employer: The Heterogenization of Public Employment Regimes in Comparative Perspective

Finance Seminar

Monday, 24.9.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Enrichetta Ravina, Columbia Business School:
Risk Aversion and Wealth: Evidence from Person-to-Person Lending Portfolios

in week 38/2012

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 19.9.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, P044

Aiyong Zhu, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Quantifying the Learning Cost in Sequential FDI Location choices: Evidence from German Firms

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 19.9.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Ulrike Schulz, University of Bielefeld:
Ist schon alles gesagt? Über die ungeschriebene Geschichte ostdeutscher Unternehmen und deren Implikationen für die Wirtschaftsgeschichte der DDR

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 18.9.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Andrea Pozzi, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance:
Demand or Productivity: What Determines Firm Growth?

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 18.9.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Paul Marx, University of Southern Denmark:
The Political Preferences of Non-standard Workers in Europe

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 18.9.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Cyril Monnet, University of Bern:
Private Liquidity and Banking Regulation

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 17.9.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Felix Bierbrauer, University of Cologne:
On the incidence of a financial transactions tax in a model with fire sales

in week 37/2012

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 13.9.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Marina Rybalka, Statistics Norway:
What Is the Impact of ICT Capital on Firm Productivity? Service Industries Versus Manufacturing

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.9.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Stefano Dellavigna, University of California, Berkely:
Page Limits at the AER: Revealed Preferences at Submission

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 11.9.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Valery Yakubovich, Essec Business School:
Learning and Social Interactions in Organizations

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 11.9.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Kalina Manova, Stanford University:
Processing vs. Ordinary Trade

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 10.9.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Thomas Bernauer, ETH Zürich:
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Finance Seminar

Monday, 10.9.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Ulrike Malmendier, University of California, Berkeley:
Learning from Inflation Experiences

in week 36/2012

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 6.9.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Benno Torgler, QUT Business School, Brisbane:
Variation in risk seeking behavior in a natural experiment on large losses induced by a natural disaster

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 5.9.2012, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, P044

Johannes Beutel, University of Mannheim CDSE:
An Explanation of Asset Price Dynamics Consistent With Measured Expectations

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 5.9.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Axel Dreher, University of Heidelberg:
Buying Votes and International Organizations (joint work with James Vreeland)

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 3.9.2012, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Neil Mitchell, University College London:
Human Rights Violations, Accountability and Delegation

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 3.9.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Anders Björklund, Stockholm University:
The role of parental income over the life cycle: a comparison of Sweden and the UK

in week 35/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 31.8.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 1

Alina Botezat, ZEW:
How Far is the East? Educational Performance in Eastern Europe
Gh. Zane Institute of Economic and Social Research

in week 34/2012

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 23.8.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

K. Otte, Bundesnetzagentur für Elektrizität, Gas, Telekommunikation, Post und Eisenbahn:
Entgeltregulierung im Bahnbereich im Spannungsfeld zwischen Unternehmensinteressen, Wettbewerbsschutz und Verkehrspolitik

in week 31/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 3.8.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 "Heinz-König-Hall"

Terry Gregory, ZEW:
Workforce Age Structure and Regional Innovativeness - Are German Labour Markets Becoming More Polarized?"

in week 30/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 27.7.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 "Heinz-König-Hall"

Verena Niepel, ZEW:
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes

in week 29/2012

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 19.7.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Thomas Eife, University of Heidelberg:
On the Long-Run Effect of a Currency Changeover on Prices: The Case of Restaurants

in week 26/2012

MaCCI seminar series “Mannheim Law & Economics Forum” (MaLEF)

Monday, 25.6.2012, 17:15h in EW 163, Schloss, Ehrenhof West

Alan Schwartz, Yale Law School:
Long-Term Contracting with Private Information

in week 25/2012

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 18.6.2012, 12:00h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Norman Schofield, Washington University, St. Louis:
Quandaries of Gridlock and Leadership in U.S. Electoral Politics

in week 24/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 15.6.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 "Heinz-König-Hall"

Pia Dovern-Pinger, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Instrumental Variable Estimation of the Causal Effect of Hunger Early in Life on Health Later in Life

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 11.6.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Markus Brückner, National University of Singapore:
Economic Growth and the Rise of Political Extremism

in week 23/2012

MZES Colloquium

Wednesday, 6.6.2012, 16:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Paolo Segatti, Università degli Studi di Milano :
Religion and Politics in Europe at the beginning of a new century. Old legacies and new challenges

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 4.6.2012, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Peter Starke, Universität Bremen:
The Welfare State as Crisis Manager: Comparing Social Policy Responses to Global Economic Crises

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 4.6.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Pierre-Guillaume Meon, Université libre de Bruxelles :
Taxing the unobservable: The impact of the shadow economy on inflation and tax revenue

in week 22/2012

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Friday, 1.6.2012, 15:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Stephen Kastoryano , University of Amsterdam:
Dynamic Evaluation of Job Search Assistance

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 31.5.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Andrea Herrmann, Columbia University and Utrecht University:
Gründen Deutsche anders? Wie Institutionen Gründungsprozesse beeinflussen

Business History Talks

Thursday, 31.5.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Eva-Maria Roelevink, Ruhr-Universität Bochum:
Wettbewerb oder Kooperation? Die Absatzorganisation des Rheinisch-Westfälischen Kohlensyndikats (RWKS) und der niederländische Markt, 1915-1932

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 30.5.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Kathrine Veie, University of Copenhagen:
The Amenity Cost of Traffic Noise

MZES Colloquium

Wednesday, 30.5.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

George C. Gaister, Wayne State University :
Driving Detroit: Discovering a Dysfunctional Metropolis

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 29.5.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Catherine Bobtcheff, TSE:
Researcher`s Dilemma

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 29.5.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 - Room S031

André Stenzel, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Optimal Security Design with Intermittent Public Information

SFB 884 Seminar

Tuesday, 29.5.2012, 15:30h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Zachary Greene, University of Iowa :
Strategic Issue Balancing: An analysis of party electoral strategy and issue competition in advanced industrial democracies

in week 21/2012

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.5.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Christian Toft, University of Kassel:
Pension Reform, Retirement Ages, and Labour Supply in the United States and the European Union (EU15) 1950-2060

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 24.5.2012, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Nina Oettgen, Bundesinstitut für Bau-, Stadt- und Raumforschung, Bonn:
Strategien der kommunalen Wohnraumversorgung aus der Perspektive des Bundes

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.5.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Dirk Neumann, IZA und Universität zu Köln:
Fiscal Union in Europe? Efficiency, Equity and Stabilizing Effects of an EU-Wide Income Tax

Business History Talks

Thursday, 24.5.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Cornelia Rauh, Universität Hannover:
Wege und Abwege der Auftragsforschung in der Unternehmensgeschichte

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 23.5.2012, 12:00h in

Lena Hensvik, IFAU:
Social networks, employee selection and labor market outcomes: toward an empirical analysis

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 23.5.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Alexander Donges, University of Mannheim:
Corporate Finance and Investment in Weimar Germany, 1924-1932

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 22.5.2012, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 210

Marc Hoffmann, ENSAE-CREST & Université Paris-Est,:
Statistical inference for structured populations alimented by fragmentation-transport

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 22.5.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Uwe Dulleck, Queensland University of Technology:
Good, the Bad, and the Naive - do fair prices signal good types or do they induce good behavior?

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 22.5.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Elena Rancoita, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Risky choices in OLG models

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 22.5.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Luis Ortíz Gervasi, Universität Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
Is education becoming a positional good? Educational expansion and occupational attainment in Spain

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 22.5.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Luigi Pistaferri, Stanford University:
Consumption Smoothing and Family Labor Supply

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 21.5.2012, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 004

Stefan Penczynski, University of Mannheim:
A level-k model of social learning

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 21.5.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Thushyanthan Baskaran, University of Göttingen:
From Democratization to Taxation?

Finance Seminar

Monday, 21.5.2012, 15:30h in

Mike Burkart, Stockholm School of Economics:
Smart Buyers

in week 20/2012

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.5.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Kai Liu, Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen:
Wage Risk, On-the-Job Search and the Value of Job Mobility

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 16.5.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Nicole Waidlein, University of Hohenheim:
Ursachen der persistenten Produktivitätsunterschiede in den westdeutschen Bundesländern im Zeitraum von 1950 bis 1990

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15 Seminar)

Tuesday, 15.5.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Tim Adam, HU Berlin:
Fund Tornaments and CDS

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 15.5.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Alexander Paul, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Marginal Returns to Medical Care - Revisited with New Data

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 15.5.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Berthold Herrendorf, Arizona State University:
Two Perspectives on Preferences and Structural Transformation

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 14.5.2012, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 004

Jeanne Hagenbach, University of Mannheim:
Certifiable Pre-Play Communication

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 14.5.2012, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Daniel Hough, University of Sussex:
Corruption, Anti-Corruption and the Challenges of Reform

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 14.5.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Mårten Palme, Stockholm School of Economics:
Education, Health and Mortality: Evidence from a Social Experiment

Finance Seminar

Monday, 14.5.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Raman Uppal, London Business School:
Asset Prices with Heterogeneity in Preferences and Beliefs

in week 19/2012

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 11.5.2012, 10:00h in Hans und Hanna Göhringer-Hörsaal, Schloss Ostflügel - O 129

Lutz Kilian, University of Michigan:
The Role of Speculation in Oil Markets: What have we Learned so far?

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 10.5.2012, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Andreas Pfnür, TU Darmstadt:
Energetische Gebäudesanierung im Interessenkonflikt. Eine Analyse unter besonderer Berücksichtigung von Wirtschaftlichkeit und Finanzierbarkeit

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 10.5.2012, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Michael Levine, New York University, US:
The Evolution of Airline Competition

ZEW Research Seminar

Wednesday, 9.5.2012, 15:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

Richard Deaves, McMaster University in Hamilton/Canada:
Emotional Balance and Probability Weighting

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 8.5.2012, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 210

Jakob Söhl, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:
Confidence sets in nonparametric calibration of exponential Lévy models

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15)

Tuesday, 8.5.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Monika Schnitzer, LMU München:
The use of tax havens in exemption regimes

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 8.5.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Vera Molitor, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Agricultural Commodity Price Volatility and Income Inequality in Developing Countries

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 8.5.2012, 17:15h in A5, B316

Daniel Oesch, Universität Lausanne:
Linking aggregate change in the occupational structure with individual career trajectories: evidence for Britain, Germany and Switzerland

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Tuesday, 8.5.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Florian Scheuer, Stanford University:
Optimal Taxation with Rent-Seeking

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 7.5.2012, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 004

Andrea Weber, University of Mannheim:
Quasi-Experimental Identification and Estimation in the Regression Kink Design

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 7.5.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Jörg Stoye, Cornell University :
Nonparametric Analysis of Random Utility Models

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 7.5.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

William B. Heller, Binghamton University:
Party Organization in Context: Political Institutions and Intraparty Structure and Process

Finance Seminar

Monday, 7.5.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Konstantin Milbradt, MIT:
Maturity Rationing

in week 18/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 4.5.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1: room: Luxemburg

Stephan Dlugosz, ZEW:
Semiparametric regression with misclassification at work: labour market transitions (re-)investigated Referent

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 3.5.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Israel Waichmann, University of Heidelberg:
Do Short-term Laboratory Experiments Validly Describe Long-term Economic Interactions?

Business History Talks

Thursday, 3.5.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Alexander Donges, Thyssen-Forschungsprojekt, Universität Mannheim:
Ökonomische Rationalität und Staatsunternehmen im "Dritten Reich": Die Gründung der Reichswerke "Hermann Göring"

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.5.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Hannah Schildberg-Hörisch, Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms-University, Bonn:
Nominal or Real? The Impact of Regional Price Levels on Life Satisfaction (with Thomas Deckers and Armin Falk)

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 30.4.2012, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 004

Konrad Stahl, University of Mannheim:
Backwards Integration and Strategic Delegation

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 30.4.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Brian Kelleher Richter, Ivey School of Business University of Western Ontario:
Campaign Contributions Over CEOs' Careers

Finance Seminar

Monday, 30.4.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Christopher Polk, London School of Economics:
An Intertemporal CAPM with Stochastic Volatility

in week 17/2012

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 26.4.2012, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Anke Schmahl, GBG-Mannheimer Wohnungsbaugesellschaft mbH, Mannheim:
Kommunales Wohnungsunternehmen GBG-Mannheim - Spannungsfeld zwischen Wohnungsversorgung und Stärkung der Standortattraktivität?

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 26.4.2012, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Samuel Rutz, Competition Commission, Bern, SUI:
Towards Optimal Merger Notification Regimes: Some Insights From Switzerland

Business History Talks

Thursday, 26.4.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Stephanie Decker, Ashton Business School:
The Silence of the Archives: Postcolonialism and Business History Methodology

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Wednesday, 25.4.2012, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 room: 4.58

Benjamin Born, ifo Institut München:
Policy Risk and the Business Cycle

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.4.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Esther Segalla, Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Wien:
The determinants of success: Evidence from Austrian start-up und spin-off firms

MZES Colloquium

Wednesday, 25.4.2012, 17:15h in MZES-Konferenzsaal A230/A231

Marc Hooghe, Centre for Citizenship and Democracy / Katholieke Universiteit Leuven,:
Democratic linkage between citizens and the political system in Europe: Is the Civic Culture still alive?

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 24.4.2012, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Hohsuk Noh, Louvain la Neuve:
Variable Selection in Quantile Regression Models

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 24.4.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Marcus Asplund , Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm:
Did the Swedish Tobacco Monopoly Set Monopoly Prices?

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 24.4.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Cornelius Müller, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Tax Complexity and Foreign Direct Investment

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 23.4.2012, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Hajo Boomgaarden, University of Amsterdam:
The EU on the news agenda: From negligence to all-time highs

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 23.4.2012, 12:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 004

Steffen Reinhold, University of Mannheim:
Direct and Indirect Effects of Unilateral Divorce Law on Marital Stability

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 23.4.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Göran Kauermann, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München:
Some Ideas on Regularized Copula Estimation

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 23.4.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Panu Poutvaara, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München:
The Right Look: Conservative Politicians Look Better and Voters Rewards It

Finance Seminar

Monday, 23.4.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Patrick Bolton, Columbia University:
Market Timing, Investment, and Risk Management

in week 16/2012

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 19.4.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Jörg Claussen, LMU, ifo Institut:
The Dark Side of Employee Mobility: Evidence from Enterprise Software Adoption

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 18.4.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Alexander Schmidt, Goethe University, Frankfurt:
Do Bank Bail-Outs create Moral Hazard? Evidence from the recent Financial Crisis (with Florian Hett)

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 18.4.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Theresa Gutberlet, University of Arizona:
Cheap Coal, Connectivity, and Industry Location in Germany, 1846-1875

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 17.4.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Christian Koch, University of Mannheim CDSE:
The virtue ethics hypothesis: Does a nexus between well-being and virtues exist?

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 17.4.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Eddie Dekel, Northwestern University/Tel Aviv University:
Optimal Allocation with Costly Verification

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 17.4.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Frida Rudolphi, Universität Stockholm, SOFI:
Class differences in educational and occupational aspirations and subsequent educational success among Swedish youth

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 16.4.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Annette Bergemann, University of Mannheim:
The effects of job displacement on the onset and progression of diabetes

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 16.4.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Laura Spierdijk, University of Groningen :
Estimating Liabilities in a Multistate Model for Income Insurance

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 16.4.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Thomas Brändle, University of Basel:
Selection of Public Servants into Politics

Finance Seminar

Monday, 16.4.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Amil Dasgupt, London School of Economics:
The Wall Street Walk when Blockholders Compete for Flows

in week 13/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 30.3.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Hamburg

Bethlehem Asres Argaw, ZEW:
Returns to Tertiary Education and Earning Risks

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Thursday, 29.3.2012, 18:00h in ZEW

Jean-Francois Houde, University of Wisconsin Madison:
Price competition and concentration in search markets: Empirical evidence from mortgage lending

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 28.3.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Albrecht Glitz, University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
Coworker Networks in the Labour Market

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 27.3.2012, 11:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Johanna von Borstel, Statistisches Bundesamt, DESTATIS:
Die neuen Erzeugerpreisindizes für IT-Dienstleistungen

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 27.3.2012, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Subhra Sankar Dhar, University of Cambridge:
On the derivatives of trimmed mean

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 27.3.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Claire Celerier, Toulouse School of Economics:
The Finance Compensation Premium: A Talent Scalability Explanation

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 27.3.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Christian Hellwig, Toulouse School of Economics:
A Theory of Asset Prices based on Heterogeneous Information

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 26.3.2012, 12:00h in A 5,6 room A 231

Katrin Voltmer, University of Leeds:
Democratic norms between universality and cultural construction. The interpretation of press freedom in eight new democracies

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 26.3.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Thomas Sattler, International Relations Department London School of Economics:
Do markets punish left governments?

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 26.3.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Erik Plug, Amsterdam School of Economics, University of Amsterdam:
Sexual Orientation, Prejudice and Segregation

Finance Seminar

Monday, 26.3.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Joseph Engelberg, University of California, San Diego:
Networks and Productivity: Causal Evidence from Editor Rotations

in week 12/2012

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 22.3.2012, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room:458

José Azar, Princeton University:
A New Look at Oligopoly: Implicit Collusion Through Portfolio Diversification

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 22.3.2012, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Wolfgang Nothhelfer, PwC Economics, Berlin:
Substitution Between Online, TV, and Other Types of Advertising

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 20.3.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Hannes Kammerer, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Subsidies and Heterogeneous Firms

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 20.3.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Marc Rysman, University of Boston:
Explaining adoption and use of payment instruments by U.S. consumers

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 20.3.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Per-Olof Wikström, Cambridge University:
Explaining and exploring crime as situational action

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 19.3.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13,17

Day Manoli, Department of Economics UCLA:
Why are Benefits Left on the Table? Assessing the Role of Information, Complexity, and Stigma on Take-up with an IRS Field Experiment

Finance Seminar

Monday, 19.3.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Morten Bennedsen, INSEAD:
Estimating the Value of The Boss: Evidence from CEO Hospitalization Events

in week 11/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Thursday, 15.3.2012, 13:00h in ZEW, room: Raum 1

Francesco Berlingieri/ Daniel Erdsiek, ZEW:
Adequate employment of graduates: An economical analysis of job match quality

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 14.3.2012, 11:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

Peter Vida, University of Vienna:
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Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 14.3.2012, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room P043

Carl Sanders, Washington University at St. Louis:
Skill Uncertainty, Skill Accumulation, and Occupational Choice

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 14.3.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Felix Selgert, University of Mannheim:
Implementing Administrative and Legal Reforms in Baden, 1780-1860

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 13.3.2012, 15:30h in

Andreas Bernecker, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Do People Stick to Numbers or to Policies - Disentangling Anchoring and Status Quo Bias Using a CAPTCHA

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 13.3.2012, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Anna Kroth, University of Potsdam:
The effect of tuition fees on the college enrollment of low-SES and female students in Germany: Results from a natural experiment

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 13.3.2012, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Olivier Compte, ENPC Paris:
Cautiousness - Preliminary and incomplete

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 12.3.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Christian Keuschnigg, University of St. Gallen :
Innovation, Trade, and Finance

Finance Seminar

Monday, 12.3.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Matti Keloharju, Aalto University:
IQ and Mutual Fund Choice

in week 10/2012

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 8.3.2012, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Iris Henseler-Unger, Bundesnetzagentur, Bonn:
Trading the Monopolist for the Regulator - a Choice Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea?

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 7.3.2012, 11:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 009

Hae Won Jung, Georgia State University:
CEO Talent, CEO Compensation, and Product Market Competition

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 6.3.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Michèle Weynandt, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Explaining Differences Between the Expected and Actual Duration Until Return Migration: Economic Changes and Behavioral Factors

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 6.3.2012, 17:15h in

Rafael Wittek, University of Groningen:
Network dynamics and cooperation in organizations. A relational signaling perspective

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 6.3.2012, 17:15!!h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Achim Wambach, University of Cologne:
Profitable contract menus in competitive insurance markets with adverse selection

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 5.3.2012, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Dan Black, Harris School, Chicago:
The Impact of the Great Migration on Mortality of African Americans: Evidence from the Deep South

Finance Seminar

Monday, 5.3.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Utpal Bhattacharya, Indiana University:
Conflicting Family Values in Mutual Fund Families

in week 09/2012

Faculty Seminar

Friday, 2.3.2012, 11:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Naoki Wakamori , Bank of Canada:
Portfolio Considerations in Differentiated Product Purchases: An Application to the Japanese Automobile Market

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 1.3.2012, 11:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Lily Samkharadze, Pennsylvania State University:
Buyer Resistance to Cartel Conduct

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 1.3.2012, 14:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Perihan Ozge Saygin, IMT Lucca Institute for Advance Studies:
Gender Differences in College Applications: Evidence from the Centralized System in Turkey

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 29.2.2012, 11:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 009

Banu Demir, Oxford University:
Trading Tasks and Quality

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 29.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Xiadong Fan, University of Wisconsin:
Retiring Cold Turkey

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 29.2.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Lars Börner, FU Berlin:
Epidemic Trade: The Spread of the Black Death, 1347-1351

MZES Colloquium

Wednesday, 29.2.2012, 17:15h in MZES-Konferenzsaal A230/A231

Kris Deschouwer, Vrije Universiteit Brussel:
Explaining Belgium's institutional gridlock

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 28.2.2012, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Claudia Kirch, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology:
Evaluating stationarity via epidemic change-point alternatives for fMRI data

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 28.2.2012, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Renauld Foucart , ECARES, Univ. Libre de Bruxelles:
On goods and premises

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 28.2.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Christoph Breunig, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Goodness-of-fit Tests based on Series Estimators in Nonparametric Instrumental Regression

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 27.2.2012, 11:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Chengsi Wang, University of New South Wales:
Informative Advertising, Consumer Search and Transparency Policy

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 27.2.2012, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Jeffrey Weber, Trinity College Dublin:
Domestic Sources of Foreign Policy Resolve

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 27.2.2012, 13:45h in

Jae-Jae Spoon, University of Iowa:
Alone, Lead or Join? Party Entry Strategies in Presidential Elections in Europe and South America

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 27.2.2012, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Ronny Freier , DIW Berlin:
Do parties matter? Estimating the effect of political representation in multi-party systems

Finance Seminar

Monday, 27.2.2012, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

James J. Choi, Yale University:
Small Cues Change Savings Choices

in week 08/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 24.2.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Luxemburg

Julia Horstschräer, ZEW:
Decentralizing University Admission - Evidence from a Natural Experiment

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 23.2.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Klaus J. Brösamle, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin:
Misery as a Stepping Stone: How and why Armed Conflicts and Natural Disasters Accelerate Diplomats' Careers

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 23.2.2012, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Gabriel Lee, University of Regensburg:
Entry and Competition for German Notary Profession

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 22.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Cezar Santos, University of Pennsylvania:
Why not settle down already? A quantitative analysis of the delay in marriage

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 22.2.2012, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Timothy Guinnane, Yale University:
Demographic behavior in the long run: Württemberg, 1650-1914

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 21.2.2012, 11:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Jan-Peter Siedlarek, European University Institute:
Intermediation in Networks

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 21.2.2012, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Angelika Rohde, University of Hamburg:
ACCURACY OF EMPIRICAL PROJECTIONS OF HIGH-DIMENSIONAL GAUSSIAN MATRICES

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 21.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Galina Zudenkowa, Universitat Rovira i Virgili:
A Model of Party Discipline in Congress

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 21.2.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Daniel Coublucq, Toulouse School of Economics:
Demand Estimation with Selection Bias: A Dynamic Game Approach with an Application to the US Railroad Industry

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 20.2.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Yukio Koriyama, Ecole Polytechnique:
Optimal Apportionment

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 20.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Matthew Hill, UCLA:
Homes and husbands for all: Marriage, housing and the Baby Boom

in week 07/2012

Faculty Seminar

Friday, 17.2.2012, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 Room P044

Daniel Garcia-Gonzalez, University of Michigan:
Reputation with Endogenous Information

Faculty Seminar

Friday, 17.2.2012, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Jorge de La Roca , (Cemfi):
Selection in initial and return migration: Evidence from moves across Spanish cities

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 16.2.2012, 11:00h in L9, 7 Room 308

Jean-Edouard Colliard, Paris School of Economics:
Rational blinders: is it possible to regulate banks using their internal risk models?

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 16.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 7 Room 308

David R. Agrawal, University of Michigan:
The Tax Gradient: Do Local Sales Taxes Reduce Tax Differentials at State Borders?

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 16.2.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Nadine Riedel, University of Hohenheim:
Earnings Shocks and Tax-Motivated Income-Shifting: Evidence from European Multinationals

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 14.2.2012, 11:00h in L9, 7 Room 308

Keiichi Kawai, Northwestern University:
Reputation and Securitization

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 14.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 7 Room 308

Jan Zapal, London School of Economics :
Explicit and implicit status-quo determination in dynamic bargaining: Theory and application to FOMC directive

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 14.2.2012, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Johannes Schoch, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Instrumental Variable Estimation of the Causal Effect of Hunger Early in Life on Health Later in Life

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 14.2.2012, 17:15h in A5, B316

Oded Stark, University of Bonn, ZEF:
A social liability of the integration of nations and regions: Theory, and policy responses

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 13.2.2012, 11:00h in L9, 1-2, room: HS003

Olga Timoshenko, Yale University:
Product Switching in a Model of Learning

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 13.2.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Alessandra Bonfiglioli, (Institute for Economic Analysis:
The Political Cost of Reforms

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 13.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 7 Room 308

Hannes Schwandt, Universitat Pompeu Fabra:
Wealth Shocks and Health Outcomes: Evidence from Stock Market Fluctuations

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 13.2.2012, 15:30h in L7, Room P44

Astrid Kunze, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Bergen :
Are all of the good men fathers? An analysis of earnings dynamics using sibling data

in week 06/2012

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 9.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 1-2, room: HS003

Helene Lundqvist, Institute for International Economic Studies:
Is It Worth It? On the Returns to Holding Political Office

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 8.2.2012, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Takakazu Honryo, Columbia University:
Dynamic Persuasion

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 7.2.2012, 11:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Kathleen Nosal, University of Arizona:
Estimating Switching Costs for Medicare Advantage Plans

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 6.2.2012, 14:00h in L9,1 room: HS 003

Dirk Foremny , University of Bonn:
Vertical aspects of sub-national deficits: the impact of fiscal rules and tax autonomy in European countries

in week 05/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 3.2.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Melanie Arntz, Bodo Aretz, ZEW:
Evaluation der Mindestlohnwirkungen im Dachdeckerhandwerk

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 2.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Carlo Prato, Northwestern University:
Dynamic Political Distortions under Alternative Constitutional Settings

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 1.2.2012, 14:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Caroline Weber, University of Michigan:
Does the Earned Income Tax Credit Reduce Saving by Low-Income Households?

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 30.1.2012, 13:45h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Theocharis Grigoriadis, UC Berkeley:
Collectivist Hierarchies and Endogenous Public Goods: A Political-Economic Theory of Russian Orthodoxy

in week 04/2012

Seminar Series on Panel Methodology

Thursday, 26.1.2012, 13:00h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Frank Kalter, University of Mannheim:
The Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Survey in Four European Countries (CILS4EU)

in week 03/2012

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 20.1.2012, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Bodo Aretz, Nicole Gürtzgen, ZEW:
The evolution of wage mobility in the German low-wage sector - is there evidence for increasing state dependence?

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 19.1.2012, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Michael Neugart, TU Darmstadt:
Labor Market Integration Policies and the Convergence of Regions: The Role of Skills and Technology Diffusion

in week 50/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 15.12.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Kristina Bette, Philipps-Universität Marburg:
Dynamische Effizient in kumulativer Innovation - das Beispiel grüne Biotechnologie und Pflanzenzüchtung

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 14.12.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Juanna Joensen, Stockholm School of Economics:
Timing and Incentives: Impacts of Student Aid on Academic Achievement

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 14.12.2011, 18:15h in SO 318

Stefanie van de Kerkhof , Universität Mannheim/Bochum:
Wir produzieren Sicherheit! Innovationen im Rüstungsmarketing während des Kalten Krieges

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 12.12.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Susanne Goldlücke, University of Mannheim:
Infinitely Repeated Games with Monetary Transfers

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 12.12.2011, 13:45h in L9, 7, room: 308

Yoosoon Chang, Indiana University :
Nonstationarity in Time Series of State Densities

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 12.12.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Nessrine Omrani, University of Paris-Sud:
Students' e-skills, organizational change and diversity of learning process: Evidence from French Universities in 2010"

in week 49/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 9.12.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Arne Jonas Warnke, ZEW:
Upskilling in Technical Occupations

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 8.12.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Alicia Robb, Kauffman Foundation:
Capital Structure of New Firms

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 7.12.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Bettina Drepper, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Nonparametric identification of dynamic treatment effects in competing risk models

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 7.12.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Efi Adamopoulou, University Carlos III, Madrid:
Peer Effects in Young Adults' Marital Decisions

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 7.12.2011, 18:15h in SO 318

Anna Spadavecchia, Universität Reading, England:
Innovation and British Regions in the Interwar Period

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 6.12.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Enno Mammen, University of Mannheim:
Testing Parametric Mean Specifications in Semiparametric GARCH-in-Mean Models

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 6.12.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Daniel Krähmer, University of Bonn:
The benefits of sequential screening

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 6.12.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

David de la Croix, Université catholique de Louvain:
DINKS, DEWKS & Co. Marriage, Fertility and Childlessness in the US

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 6.12.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Dietrich Oberwittler, MPI für ausländisches und internationales Strafrecht Freiburg:
Gelegenheiten und delinquente Einflüsse: Interaktionseffekte in der Erklärung von abweichendem Verhalten von deutschen und nichtdeutschen Jugendlichen

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 5.12.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Dirk Engelmann, University of Mannheim:
Choosing how to Choose: Efficiency Concerns and Constitutional Choice

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 5.12.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Martin Dolezal, University of Vienna:
Saliency or position? A new method for analyzing party manifestos

Finance Seminar

Monday, 5.12.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

S. Viswanathan, Duke University:
Financial Intermediary Capital

in week 48/2011

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 1.12.2011, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Andrea Dittrich-Wesbuer und Stefanie Föbker, Institut für Landes- und Stadtentwicklungsforschung (ILS), Dortmund und Universität Bonn:
Die Bewertung von Wohnquartieren – neue Haushaltstypen im Fokus

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 1.12.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Hans-Jörg Schmerer, IAB Institute of Economics, Nuremberg:
International Trade and Collective Bargaining Outcomes: Evidence from German Employer-Employee Data

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 30.11.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Alessandra Donini, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Trading volumes over stock market booms and busts

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 30.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Dirk Linowski, Steinbeis University, Berlin:
Corporate Governance at China's stock market. Historical Evolvement and Empirical Evidence.

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 29.11.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Pierre Dubois, Toulouse School of Economics:
Price and brand competition between differentiated retailers: A structural econometric model

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 29.11.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Helmuth Cremer, Toulouse School of Economics:
Long-term Care Policy, Myopia and Redistribution

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 29.11.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Irma Mooi-Reci, VU University Amsterdam:
State dependence in unemployment: signaling or changing work ethics?

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 28.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Lydia Mechtenberg, University of Mannheim:
The Paradox of Integration - A Model of Social Difference and Barriers to Advancement

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 28.11.2011, 14:30h in ZEW, L7, 1: room: Luxemburg

Bart Loos and Marcel Timmer, University of Groningen:
Introduction of the New WIOD-Database - Slicing up Global Value Chains

Finance Seminar

Monday, 28.11.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

David Laibson, Harvard University:
Natural Expectations, Macroeconomic Dynamics, and Asset Pricing

in week 47/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.11.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Hamburg

Holger Rau, University of Düsseldorf:
Step-Level Public Goods: Experimental Evidence

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 23.11.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Benjamin Protte, University of Mannheim CDSE:
International Economic Integration in a Risky Environment: Labor Market Participation, Education, and Public Good Spending

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 23.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 , Room P 44

Patrick Puhani, Leibniz University, Hannover:
Procedural Fairness and Disparate Impacts -Testing For Discrimination using Anonymous Entry Exams and Job Performance Measures As Benchmarks

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 23.11.2011, 18:15h in SO 318

Rüdiger Meng, University of Mannheim:
Verborgene Innovation - ländliche Räume zwischen wirtschaftshistorischen Wurzeln und Veränderungsdynamik

ENTER Exchange Seminar

Tuesday, 22.11.2011, 10:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

André Romahn, Stockholm School of Economics:
Crowding in the Swedish Beer Market - Implications for Welfare Gains from New Products

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 22.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Fabian Dunker, University of Göttingen:
A Regularized Newton Method for Nonlinear Inverse Problems with Noisy Operators and Applications to Instrumental Regression

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 22.11.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Philippe Février, ENSAE:
Nonparametric identification using group theory

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 22.11.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Adam Szeidl, University of California, Berkeley:
A Model of Focusing in Economic Choice

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 22.11.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Maarten Van Ham, Delft University of Technology:
Housing policy and housing “choice”. A study of choice-based letting, ethnicity and segregation in England

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 21.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Philip Jung, University of Mannheim:
Optimal Labor-Market Policy in Recessions

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 21.11.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Georg Lutz, University of Lausanne:
Who participates? How participatory democracy reduces equality in representation

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 21.11.2011, 13:45h in L9, 7, room: 308

Jon A. Wellner, University of Washington:
On and Off Semiparametric Models

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 21.11.2011, 13:45h in ZEW: room "Europa"

Kaj Thomsson, Department of Economics, University of Maastricht :
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Finance Seminar

Monday, 21.11.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Vikas Agarwal, Georgia State University:
Window Dressing in Mutual Funds

in week 46/2011

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 17.11.2011, 18:00h in 0138 Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal, Schloss

Elke Pahl-Weber, Bundesinstitut für Bau-, Stadt- und Raumforschung, Bonn und Technische Universität Berlin:
Stadtquartiere bewerten – internationale Ansätze auf Deutschland übertragen?

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 16.11.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Matthias Mand, University of Mannheim CDSE:
The Cyclicality of R&D: Scope for Policy Interventions?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Kathrin Breuer, University of Cologne:
Part-time work in Germany: How does it harm the career? Evidence from personnel records

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 15.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Carsten Jentsch, University of Mannheim:
Frequency domain testing for stationarity in periodic stationary processes

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 15.11.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Daniel Sturm, LSE:
The Economics of Density: Evidence from the Berlin Wall

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 15.11.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Etienne Wasmer, Sciences Po Paris:
Ex-ante and ex-post evaluation of the 1989 French welfare reform using a natural experiment: the 1908 social laws in Alsace-Moselle

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 15.11.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Karl-Dieter Opp, University of Leipzig:
Was ist „Analytische Soziologie“? Stärken und Schwächen eines neuen soziologischen Forschungsprogramms

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 14.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Michael Evers, University of Mannheim:
Solving Nonlinear Rational Expectations Models by Approximating the Stochastic Equilibrium System

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 14.11.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Hamburg

Dirk Engelmann, University of Mannheim:
Choosing how to choose: efficiency concerns and constitutional choice

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 14.11.2011, 13:45h in L9, 7, Room 308

Irene Botosaru, Toulouse School of Economics :
Identification and Estimation of a Duration Model with Dynamic Unobserved Heterogeneity

Finance Seminar

Monday, 14.11.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Daniel Dorn, Drexel University:
Investors With Too Many Options?

in week 45/2011

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 10.11.2011, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Claus-C. Wiegandt, Universität Bonn:
Städtebauliche Brachflächen in Deutschland – Hemmnisse und Erfolgsbedingungen bei der Reaktivierung

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 10.11.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Straßburg

Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr, Saïd Business School Oxford University:
Wages and International Tax Competition

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 9.11.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Daniel Harenberg, University of Mannheim CDSE:
The Welfare Effects of Social Security in a Model with Aggregate and Idiosyncratic Risk

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 9.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Gesine Stephan, IAB Institute of Economics, Nuremberg:
Is contracting-out intensified placement services more effective than in-house production? Evidence from a randomized field experiment

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 9.11.2011, 18:15h in SO 318

Katharina Mühlhoff, University of Mannheim:
Future Lessons from Past Epidemics? The Economics of Smallpox Vaccination in 19th Century Germany

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 8.11.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Sergei Kovbasyuk, Toulouse School of Economics:
Optimal Certification Design

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 8.11.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Ran Spiegler, London´s Global University:
Fairness, Reference Dependence and Labor Market Fluctuations

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 8.11.2011, 17:15h in A 5,6 room: A 231

Florencia Torche, New York University:
The effect of drug-related violence on birth outcomes: selectivity, exposure, and behavioral responses

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 7.11.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Georgios Effraimidis, :
Asymptotic Theory for Nonparametric Estimation of Cumulative Incidence Functions

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 7.11.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Marc Hooghe, University of Leuven:
Is there still a linkage between citizens and the state? Participation patterns and political trust in time of populism

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 7.11.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, L7, 1

Christophe Crombez, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven:
The Treaty of Lisbon and European Union Trade Policy: A Political-Economic Analysis

in week 44/2011

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 3.11.2011, 17:15h in ZEW L 7, 1 Heinz-König_Hall

Stefan Bühler, University of St. Gallen, SUI:
Making Sense of Non-Binding Retail-Price Recommendations

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 2.11.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Petra Loerke, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Public versus private experimentation

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.11.2011, 12:00h in L7,3-5 room P044

Patricia Funk, University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona:
Promoting Rule Compliance in Daily-Life: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment in the Public Libraries of Barcelona

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 31.10.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Lisandra Flach, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Quality Upgrading and Price Heterogeneity: evidence from Brazilian exporters

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 31.10.2011, 12:00h in A 5,6 room A 231

Theofanis Exadaktylos, University of Surrey:
Tips on how to get published in international journals: my experience as the Editorial Office of the EJPR

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 31.10.2011, 13:45h in L9, 7, Room 308

Alberto Abadie, Harvard University:
A General Theory of Matching Estimation

Finance Seminar

Monday, 31.10.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Simon Benninga, Tel Aviv University:
Valuing employee stock options and restricted stock in the presence of market imperfections

in week 43/2011

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 26.10.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Mario Bersem, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Incentive-Compatible Sovereign Debt

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 26.10.2011, 18:15h in SO 318

Stefanie Werner, Universität Hohenheim:
Warum lohnt sich Unternehmenskriminalität? Eine Analyse der Anreizstrukturen in der Bundesrepublik

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 25.10.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Alon Eizenberg , Hebrew University:
Upstream Innovation and Product Variety in the U.S. Home PC Market

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 25.10.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, Room HS001

Ernst-Ludwig von Thadden, University of Mannheim:
Repo Runs

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 25.10.2011, 17:15h in A 5,6 room A 231

Jennifer Flashman, Oxford University, Nuffield College:
Thick as thieves: stability of adolescent friendships among deviants

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 24.10.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Verena Niepel, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Does School Choice Increase Student Outcomes? Evidence from a National Reform

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 24.10.2011, 13:45h in L9, 7, Room 308

Arthur van Soest, Tilburg University :
Labour Supply, Time Use, and Demand for Paid Care of Mothers with Young Children

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 24.10.2011, 13:45h in ZEW: room "Karlsruhe"

William Clark, University of Michigan:
The Federal Reserve Bank May Be Politically Independent, But it is Not Politically Indifferent

Finance Seminar

Monday, 24.10.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Alexander F. Wagner, University of Zurich:
The Executive Turnover Risk Premium

in week 42/2011

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 20.10.2011, 16:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Jan Hogen, Universität Kaiserslautern:
Zertifizierung in der Stadtentwicklung – Perspektive für die Weiterentwicklung des städtebaulichen Steuerungsinstrumentariums

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 19.10.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Andreas Landmann, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Network Strength, Collective Action and Solidarity. Evidence from the Philippines

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 18.10.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Jakub Kastl, Stanford University:
Informational Advantage and Information Structure: An Analysis of Canadian Treasury Auctions

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 18.10.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Ralph Ossa, Chicago Booth:
Trade Wars and Trade Talks with Data

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 18.10.2011, 17:15h in A 5,6 Raum A 231

Javier Polavieja, Madrid Institute for Advanced Studies:
Parental socialization, personality traits and the formation of sex-typed occupational aspirations amongst British children

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 17.10.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Yao Yao, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Labor Income Risk in Germany and US

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 17.10.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Sylvia Kritzinger, University of Vienna:
Voting at 16: Turnout and the Quality of Vote Choice (Paper zusammen mit Markus Wagner und David Johann)

Finance Seminar

Monday, 17.10.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 001

Dirk Sliwka, University of Cologne:
Differentiation and Performance

in week 41/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 13.10.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1: room: Straßburg

Elke Lüdemann, ifo Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung, München:
Intended and Unintended Short-run Effects of the Introduction of CEE in Germany: Evidence from a Difference-in-Differences Approach

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 13.10.2011, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1: room: Straßburg

Theodor Tanner, Bundeswettbewerbsbehörde:
Evaluation of Competition Policy

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 12.10.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, Room 001

Michael Kummer, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Network Centrality and User Generated Content. The Example of Wikipedia

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 12.10.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Martin Halla, Johannes Keppler University, Linz:
On the Political Implications of Immigration

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 11.10.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Jürgen Potthoff, University of Mannheim:
Brownian motion on metric graphs

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 11.10.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Gregory Crawford, Univ. of Warwick:
The Welfare Effects of Monopoly Quality Choice: Evidence from Cable Television Markets

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 11.10.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Arnaud Costinot, MIT:
How Large are the Gains from Economic Integration? Theory and Evidence from U.S. Agriculture, 1880-2002

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 11.10.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Fenella Fleischmann, WZB Berlin:
Bildungserfolge der zweiten Generation in Belgien: Die Rolle von Kapitalien im Haushalt, in der ethnischen Gemeinschaft und der Wohnumgebung

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 10.10.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Koji Kagotani, Trinity College Dublin:
Signaling, Trade, and Alliance - Commitment in Crisis

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 10.10.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Philipp Eisenhauer, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Optimal Treatment Reallocation

Finance Seminar

Monday, 10.10.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Ulrich Hege, HEC Paris:
How does Private Equity Bid in Corporate Asset Sales?

in week 40/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 6.10.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Effie Kesidou, Nottingham University Business School:
The Determinants of Organisational Eco-Innovations: An Examination of the Adoption of Environmental Management by System

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 5.10.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Jana Friedrichsen, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Image concerns and the provision of quality

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 5.10.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Stephan Klasen, Georg-August-University, Göttingen:
Dollar a day re-revisited

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Wednesday, 5.10.2011, 18:15h in SO 318

Frank Reichherzer, Humboldt-Universität Berlin:
Wehrwissenschaften und Ökonomie - Der bellizistische Blick als Innovation der Zwischenkriegszeit?

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Stochastics and Finance

Tuesday, 4.10.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Maik Schwarz, Université catholique de Louvain:
Adaptive circular deconvolution by model selection under unknown error distribution

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 4.10.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Guido Friebel, Goethe University Frankfurt:
The Costs and Benefits of Multi-tasking

SFB 884 Seminar

Tuesday, 4.10.2011, 16:00h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13, 17

Thomas Plümper, University of Essex:
The Political Economy of Natural Disasters

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 4.10.2011, 17:15h in A5, Bauteil A, room: A231

Jörg Dollmann, MZES:
Verbindliche und unverbindliche Grundschulempfehlungen und soziale Ungleichheiten am ersten Bildungsübergang

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 4.10.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Bob Hall, Stanford University:
Clashing Theories: Why Is Unemployment So High When Interest Rates Fall to Zero?

in week 39/2011

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 29.9.2011, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Miguel de la Mano, European Commission, Brussels:
Current Issues in European Competition Policy

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 28.9.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Christian Michel, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Conduct Estimation via Ownership Change

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 28.9.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Michele Pellizzari, Bocconi University, Milan:
Evaluating students' evaluations of professors (joint with Michela Braga and Marco Paccagnella)

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 27.9.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Heiko Karle, ECARES:
Advertising Content when Consumers are Loss Averse

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 27.9.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Raquel Fernandez, New York University:
The Impact of Divorce, Wages, and Preferences on Education Choices and Women´s Work

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 26.9.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Kuang Pei, University of Frankfurt:
Imperfect Knowledge about Asset Prices and Credit Cycles

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 26.9.2011, 13:45h in L9,7, room: 308

Andrew Chesher, University College London :
Generalized Instrumental Variable Models

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 26.9.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, L7, 1: room: Europa

Michael Herron, Dartmouth College:
Blacks, Whites, and Hispanics: A Study of Race-based Residual Vote Rates in Chicago

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 26.9.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Luxemburg

David Reiley, Chief Economist of Yahoo:
Does Retail Advertising Work? Measuring the Effects of Advertising on Sales via a Controlled Experiment on Yahoo!

in week 38/2011

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 21.9.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Renaud Foucart, ECARES:
On Goods and Premises

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Tuesday, 20.9.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Christoph Breunig, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Goodness-of-fit test based on series estimators in nonparametric instrumental regression

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 20.9.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

M. Cecilia Bustamante, LSE:
What do frictions mean for Q-theory?

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 20.9.2011, 16:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: B316 (entrance via A third floor)

Christian Steglich, Universität Groningen:
Modelling and measuring peer influence in changing social networks

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 20.9.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Stefan Nagel, Stanford University:
Learning from Inflation Experiences

MZES Public Lecture

Tuesday, 20.9.2011, 18:00h in PwC-Hörsaal, M003, Schloss Mittelbau

Matthias Machnig, Minister für Wirtschaft, Arbeit und Technologie, Freistaat Thüringen:
Fortschritt und Gerechtigkeit - Grundzüge einer modernen Wirtschafts- und Arbeitspolitik

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 19.9.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Daniel Harenberg, University of Mannheim CDSE:
On the Welfare Effects of Social Security in a Model with Aggregate and Idiosyncratic Risk

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 19.9.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Pascal Sciarini, Universität Genf:
Voters are not fools, or are they? Party profile, individual competence and party choice

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 19.9.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, L7, 1

Gerard van den Berg, University of Mannheim:
Monitoring Job Offer Decisions, Punishments, Exit to Work, and Job Quality

Finance Seminar

Monday, 19.9.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Robert Dittmar, University of Michigan:
Cross-Market and Cross-Firm Effects in Implied Default Probabilities and Recovery Values

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 19.9.2011, 15:30h in L9, 7, room: 308

Hans-Georg Müller, University of California, Davis :
Functional Data Analysis for Volatility Modeling

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 19.9.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Shunsuke Managi, Tohoku University, Sendai:
Tradable Permit System in an Intertemporal Economy: A General Equilibrium Approach

in week 37/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 15.9.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Heinz-König-Hall

Sönke Sievers, University of Cologne:
Biases in Management Forecasts of Venture-Backed Start-Ups Revisited: Evidence from Internal Due Diligence Documents of VC Investors

CDSE Seminar

Wednesday, 14.9.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Georgios Effraimidis, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Asymptotic Theory for Nonparametric Estimation of Cumulative Incidence Functions

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 14.9.2011, 12:00h in P044

Martin Salm, Tilburg University:
How do changes in the generosity of hospital reimbursement affect quality of care?

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 13.9.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Christian Seel, University of Bonn:
Continuous Time Contests

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 13.9.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Per Krusell, IIES Stockholm:
Asset Trading and Valuation with Uncertain Exposure

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 13.9.2011, 17:15h in A5, B-Teil, B316 (Entrance via Bauteil A)

Michael Gebel, University of Mannheim:
Arbeitsmarktchancen junger Frauen in muslimischen Ländern Nordafrikas und des Mittleren Ostens

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 12.9.2011, 12:00h in B 316

Klaus Armingeon, Universität Bern:
The Sorrows of Young Euro: Policy Responses to the Sovereign Debt Crisis

Internal Department Seminar: Job Market Practice Talk

Monday, 12.9.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Mario Bersem, University of Mannheim CDSE:
Incentive-Compatible Sovereign Debt

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 12.9.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Rafael Lalive, Université de Lausanne :
Supporting Passenger Railways to Reduce Road Traffic Externalities

Finance Seminar

Monday, 12.9.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Michel Habib, University of Zurich:
Entrepreneurial Spawning and Firm Characteristics

in week 36/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 8.9.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Dario Pozzoli, Aarhus School of Business, University of Aarhus:
Does Labor Diversity Affect Firm Productivity

in week 35/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 2.9.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Philipp Eisenhauer, ZEW:
Policy relevant treatment effects

in week 32/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 12.8.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Christiane Bradler, ZEW:
Employee Recognition and Performance - A Field Experiment

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 11.8.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Roy Thurik, Erasmus University Rotterdam:
Genetics and Entrepreneurship: The Quest for the Entrepreneurial Gene

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 8.8.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Blaise Melly, Brown University Department of Economics:
Heterogeneous impact evaluation of policy reforms in the presence of sample selection

in week 31/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 5.8.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Stella Capuano, :
The South-North mobility of Italian college graduates: an empirical analysis

in week 29/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 21.7.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Christa Hainz, ifo Institut München:
Government Guarantees and Bank Risk Taking Incentives

in week 28/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 14.7.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Jan Sauermann, Maastricht University:
The Effects of Training on Own and Co-Worker Productivity: Evidence from a Field Experiment

in week 25/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 24.6.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Virginia Hernanz, Universidad de Alcalá:
The determinants of early retirement across Europe. Are unemployed and employees equally free to choose?

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 20.6.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Andrea Weber, University of Mannheim:
Nonparametric Evidence on the Effects of Financial Incentives on Retirement Decisions (together with Day Manoli)

in week 24/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 17.6.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Christiane Bradler, ZEW:
Bad luck or failure? – The impact of not being rewarded on work performance

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 16.6.2011, 10:30h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Euston Quah, Nanyang Technical University:
Pursuing Economic Growth and Environmental Security: Critical Priorities for Asian Governments

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 16.6.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Paolo Liberati, Università degli Studi di Roma 3:
Economic Openness and Government Size

in week 23/2011

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 9.6.2011, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Axel Fricke, Amt für Stadtplanung und Stadterneuerung, Landeshauptstadt Stuttgart:
Wohnen im urbanen Panorama – wie gewohnt und mit neuen Perspektiven

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 9.6.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Pedro Goulart, ISS Den Haag:
The impact of interest in school on educational success in Portugal

Internal Department Seminar (Mannheim Economic History Talks -- Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte)

Wednesday, 8.6.2011, 14:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

n.n. , University of Mannheim:
Bachelor-Thesis Presentations

MEA Seminar

Monday, 6.6.2011, 10:15h in M

Uli Krieger, MEA:
Attrition and Selection of Alteri Respondents in the pairfam Panel

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Monday, 6.6.2011, 15:30h in A5, C115

Jim Gatheral, Baruch College, CUNY:
Random Matrix Theory and Covariance Estimation

in week 22/2011

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 1.6.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

David Jaeger, University of Bonn:
Immigrants and Innovation

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Tuesday, 31.5.2011, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Valentin Konakov, Central Economic Mathematical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences:
Parametrix method and Aronson type estimates for some degenerate diffusions

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 31.5.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Andrew Sweeting, Duke University:
Selective Entry in Auctions

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 31.5.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Mark Patterson, Fordham University, New York:
Patent Settlements, Risk, and the Suppression of Information

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 31.5.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Andreas Landmann, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Saving Microinsurance: Why You Should Do Both or Nothing. A Behavioral Experiment on the Philippines

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 31.5.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Benny Moldovanu, University of Bonn:
Computer Tomography and Mechanism Design

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 31.5.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Jörg Rössel, University of Zuerich:
Theorien rationalen Handelns und Identitätstheorien. Ein empirischer Vergleich am Beispiel des Konsums von fair gehandelten Produkten

MEA Seminar

Monday, 30.5.2011, 10:15h in MEA, L 13, 17 ground floor

Elyssa Finkel, MEA:
Parental Income and Education Levels as Factors Associated with the Underdiagnosis of ADHD in Germany

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 30.5.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Jae Jae Spoon, University of Iowa :
Compelled without Direction: Compulsory Voting and Party System Spreading (with Christian B. Jensen)

Finance Seminar

Monday, 30.5.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Philipp Illeditsch, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton Business School:
Beliefs about Inflation and the Term Structure of Interest Rates

in week 21/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 27.5.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Susanne Steffes, ZEW:
The Relationship Between Match Quality and Job-to-Job Changes

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 26.5.2011, 16h in ZEW, L7, 1: room: Straßburg

Paul Beaudry and Franck Portier, University of British Columbia and Toulouse School of Economics:
Explicit Gains from Trade and Macroeconomic Fluctuations

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Wednesday, 25.5.2011, 13:45h in 0133-KPMG Hörsaal

Alexander V. Kudrov, State University Moscow, Higher School of Economics:
Probabilistic and statistical analysis of extremes for time series with pseudo-stationary trend

Internal Department Seminar (Mannheim Economic History Talks -- Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte)

Wednesday, 25.5.2011, 18:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 031

Juliane Czierpka, Ruhr-Universität Bochum:
Montanindustrielle Führungsregionen der frühen europäischen Industrialisierung: Das Black Country und das Borinage im Vergleich

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Tuesday, 24.5.2011, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Aurélien Alfonsi, Ecole des Ponts, Paris:
Exact and High order discretization schemes for Wishart processes and their affine extensions

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 24.5.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Makoto Watanabe, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid:
Hot and Spicy: ups and downs on the price floor and ceiling at Japanese supermarkets

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 24.5.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Matthias Mand, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
U.S. Product Market Deregulation and the Rise in Investment-Specific Technical Change

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 24.5.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Giovanni Peri, University of California, Davis:
Immigration, Offshoring and American Jobs

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 23.5.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Elisabeth Schulte, University of Mannheim:
(Non-)transparent (non-)mandatory tests with endogenous accuracy (joint with Frank Rosar)

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 23.5.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Lars-Erik Cederman, ETH Zürich:
Square Pegs in Round Holes: Inequalities, Grievances and Civil War

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 23.5.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Knut Roed, The Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research :
The Case for Presenteeism

Finance Seminar

Monday, 23.5.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Martin Oehmke, Columbia Business School:
Should Derivatives be Senior?

in week 20/2011

Specials

Thursday, 19.5.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-, room: 031

Dan Quint, University of Wisconsin:
Anglo-Dutch Premium Auctions in 18th-Century Amsterdam

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Wednesday, 18.5.2011, 12:00h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Ariel Pakes, Harvard University:
Upward Pricing Pressure: Its Usefulness and its Limitations

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 18.5.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Peter Kuhn, UC Santa Barbara:
Gender Discrimination in Job Ads: Theory and Evidence (with Kailing Shen)

Internal Department Seminar (Mannheim Economic History Talks -- Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte)

Wednesday, 18.5.2011, 18:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 031

Ralf Banken, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt a.M.:
Eigentum und Produktionsmittel. Institutionelle Rahmenbedingungen wirtschaftlichen Handelns in der frühen Industrialisierung

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Tuesday, 17.5.2011, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Christoph Breunig, University of Mannheim:
Adaptive Estimation of Functionals in Nonparametric Instrumental Regression

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 17.5.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Akifumi Ishihara , London School of Economics:
The Interaction of Formal and Implicit Contracts with Adverse Selection

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 17.5.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Robert Poppe, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
School Meals Programme in Ethiopia

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 17.5.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Ariel Pakes, Harvard University:
Dynamic Games with Asymmetric Information: A Framework for Applied Work (joint work with Chaim Fershtman)

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 17.5.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Thomas Grund, Nuffield College, Oxford, UK:
The structure of a football match: interaction patterns and team performance

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 16.5.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Tom Krebs, University of Mannheim:
Human Capital Risk, limited Enforcement and the Macro Economy

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 16.5.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Hugh Ward, University of Essex:
Domestic and International Influences on Green Taxation

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 16.5.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Michaela Coppola, Mannheim SFB 884:
How sensitive are subjective retirement expectations to an increase in statutory retirement age?

in week 19/2011

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Friday, 13.5.2011, 10:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Raymond J. Carroll, Texas A&M University:
Deconvolution and Classification

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Friday, 13.5.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Han Hong, Stanford University:
Extremum Estimation and Numerical Derivatives

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 13.5.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Anna Laura Mancini, ZEW:
Intergenerational transmission of time use patterns

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 12.5.2011, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Gabriele Sturm, Raum- und Stadtbeobachtung des BBSR, Bonn:
Wachsende Großstädte in Deutschland – empirische Befunde 2008/09

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 12.5.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Zohal Hessami, University of Konstanz:
Academic Performance and Single-Sex Schooling: Evidence From a Natural Experiment

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 10.5.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Rosella Argenziano, University of Essex:
A Numerical Analysis of Strategic Information Acquisition and Transmission

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 10.5.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Agustín H. Arías, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
New Keynesian Model under Internal Rationality and Learning

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 10.5.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Jason Beckfield, Harvard University:
Regional integration and the European welfare state

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 10.5.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Massimo Morelli, Columbia University & EUI:
Natural Resource Distribution and Multiple Forms of Civil War

MEA Seminar

Monday, 9.5.2011, 10:15h in MEA, L 13, 17 ground floor

Helmut Farbmacher, LMU:
Copayments and demand for doctor visits - Evidence from two natural experiments

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 9.5.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Michèle Tertilt, University of Mannheim:
Does Female Empowerment Promote Economic Development?

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 9.5.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Paolo Segatti, University of Milano:
Continuities and discontinuities of the Italian electoral behavior between the “ First” and “Second” Republic. An assessment

Finance Seminar

Monday, 9.5.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Gordon Phillips, University of Maryland:
Conglomerate Industry Spanning

in week 18/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 6.5.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Michael Maier, ZEW:
Do employment subsidies reduce early apprenticeship dropout

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 4.5.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Ronald Bachmann, RWI Essen:
Wage inequality and mobility in Europe

Internal Department Seminar (Mannheim Economic History Talks -- Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte)

Wednesday, 4.5.2011, 18:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 031

Felix Selgert, University of Mannheim:
Bureaucracy, Corruption and the Security of Property Rights in the German State of Baden in the 18th and 19th Century

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Tuesday, 3.5.2011, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Eun Ryung Lee, University of Mannheim:
Sparse estimation in functional linear regression and high-dimensional principal component analysis

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 3.5.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Soenje Reiche, University of Cambridge & Toulouse School of Economics:
Bilateral Trade and Renegotiation

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Tuesday, 3.5.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Anna Laura Mancini, ZEW:
Intergenerational transmission of time use patterns

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 3.5.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Philipp Zahn, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Group Identity and Incentives

Faculty Seminar / SFB 884 Seminar

Tuesday, 3.5.2011, 17h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Erik Eyster, London School of Economics:
An Approach To Asset Pricing Under Limited Understanding

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 3.5.2011, 17:15h in A5, Bauteil A, room: A231

Gianluca Manzo, Université Paris IV-Sorbonne:
Social stratification and agent-based modeling: theoretical insights and methodological problems

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 2.5.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Yuya Takahashi, University of Mannheim:
A Semiparametric Test of Agent’s Information Sets for Games of Incomplete Information

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 2.5.2011, 12:00h in A 5,6 room: A 231

Gabor Toka, Central European University Budapest:
Media Systems, Citizen Knowledge, and the Quality of Preference Aggregation in Elections

DAI/SFB Lesung

Monday, 2.5.2011, 17:00h in Schloss

Gabor Steingart, Handelsblatt Chefredakteur:
Das Ende der Normalität. Nachruf auf ein Leben, wie es bisher war.

in week 16/2011

MEA Seminar

Monday, 18.4.2011, 10:15h in L13, 17: ground floor, room: 14/15

Annette Bergemann, University of Mannheim:
The Effects of Job Displacement on the Onset and Progression of Diabetes

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 18.4.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Michaela Coppola, Mannheim SFB 884:
tba

in week 15/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 15.4.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Julia Horstschräer, ZEW:
Quality Signals in Action? The Importance of Rankings and Excellence Labels for Choosing a College

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 14.4.2011, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1

Lars Persson, IFN, SWE:
Entrepreneurial Innovations, Competition and Competition Policy

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 13.4.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Baltasar Trancón y Widemann, Universität Bayreuth:
Classification of Environmental Time Series in Ecosystem Research - A Comparison of Methods Derived from Theoretical Physics Versus Theoretical Computer Science (joint with Michael Hauhs)

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Tuesday, 12.4.2011, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Christoph Rothe, Toulouse School of Economics:
Partial Distributional Policy Effects

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 12.4.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Anna Rita Bennato, University of Rome, Tor Vergata:
Pharmaceutical Innovation and Parallel Trade

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 12.4.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Christian Michel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Estimation of conduct in differentiated-product markets

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 12.4.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

John Knowles, University of Southampton:
tba

MEA Seminar

Monday, 11.4.2011, 10:15h in L13, 17: ground floor, room: 14/15

Dirk Hofäcker, MZES:
„Should I stay or should I go?” Towards an integrated analysis of work-retirement decisions among older European workers

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Monday, 11.4.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Gautam Gowrisankaran, University of Arizona:
Intermittency and the Value of Renewable Energy

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 11.4.2011, 12:00h in A 5,6 room: A 231

Dan Hough, University of Sussex:
tba

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 11.4.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Vincenzo Galasso, Università L. Bocconi Milano:
Electoral Incentives and Economic Policy across Political Regimes

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Monday, 11.4.2011, 13:45h in L9, 1-2, room: 009

Stefan Hoderlein, Boston College:
Nonseparable Panel Data and Duration Models

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 11.4.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Gregory Jolivet, Bristol University:
Reputation and Pricing on the e-Market: Detailed Evidence from a Major French Platform

Finance Seminar

Monday, 11.4.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Tarun Chordia , Goizueta Business School :
Asymmetric Correlations

in week 14/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 7.4.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Oliver Lerbs, University of Münster:
Is there a Link between Home Ownership and Unemployment Levels? Evidence from German Regional Data

Internal Department Seminar (Mannheim Economic History Talks -- Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte)

Thursday, 7.4.2011, 18:15h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Alfred Reckendrees, Copenhagen Business School:
Corporate Law and Economic Development. Die Rolle der Aktiengesellschaften in der frühen Industrialisierung"

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 6.4.2011, 12:00h in room: P044

Matthias Kehrig, Northwestern:
Productivity Dispersion over the Business Cycle

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Tuesday, 5.4.2011, 12:00h in L9,7: room: 308

Sara van de Geer, ETH Zürich:
The Good, the Bad and the Lasso (Additional Talk)

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 5.4.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Roland Strausz, Humboldt Universität Berlin:
The political economy of regulatory risk

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 5.4.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Johannes Brumm, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Business Cycles Through Occasionally Binding Collateral Constraints

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 5.4.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5: room: 001

Aleksander Berentsen, University of Basel:
Undue Diligence

MEA Seminar

Monday, 4.4.2011, 10:15h in L13, 17: ground floor, room: 14/15

Munir Salman, MEA:
IT in München

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 4.4.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5: room: PO43

Carsten Trenkler, University of Mannheim:
(Simple) cointegrated VARMA models and forecasting US interest rates

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 4.4.2011, 12:00h in A5, 6: room: 231

Silke Adam, University of Bern:
Party campaigns in the up-run to the European Parliament elections

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 4.4.2011, 13:45h in L13, 17: ground floor

Lydia Mechtenberg, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin:
Political Minorities and Electoral Rules in the Lab

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 4.4.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Sara van de Geer, ETH Zürich:
The Good, the Bad and the Lasso

Finance Seminar

Monday, 4.4.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Jayant R. Kale, Georgia State University:
Outside Employment Opportunities, Employee Productivity, and Debt Disciplining

in week 13/2011

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 30.3.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Emilia Del Bono, ISER, University of Essex:
The UNICEF Baby Friendly Initiative and the causal effect of breastfeeding on early child outcomes

Seminar of Mathematical Econometrics, Statistics and Finance

Tuesday, 29.3.2011, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Petyo Bonev, University of Mannheim:
Nonparametric IV methods for duration data

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 29.3.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Helmut Bester , FU Berlin:
Investments and the Holdup Problem in a Matching Market

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 29.3.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Isabel Ruhmer, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Do consumers (really) care about prices? Lessons from a restaurant's menu

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 29.3.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Fabrizio Zilibotti, University of Zuerich:
The Growth of China in the Face of a Demographic Transition

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 29.3.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Delia Baldassarri, Princeton University:
Political belief networks: socio-cognitive heterogeneity in American public opinion

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 28.3.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Klaus Adam, University of Mannheim:
House Price Booms and the Current Account

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 28.3.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Karolina Milewicz, World Trade Institute:
The hidden world of multilateralism? Treaty commitments of newly democratized states in Europe

Finance Seminar

Monday, 28.3.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Daniel Ferreira, London School of Economics:
Boards of Banks

in week 12/2011

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Friday, 25.3.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Michael Jansson, University of Berkeley, California:
Generalized Jackknife Estimators of Weighted Average Derivatives

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.3.2011, 14:30h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Klaus Eisenack, University of Oldenburg:
The Inefficiency of Private Adaptation to Pollution in the Presence of Endogeneous Market Structure

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 24.3.2011, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Jan Brueckner, University of California, Irvine:
Product Unbundling in the Travel Industry: The Economics of Airline Bag Fees

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 23.3.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Andrey Launov, Universität Mainz:
Should long-term unemployed workers be sanctioned? Evidence from a nonstationary structural job search mode

Mathematical Econometrics Seminar

Tuesday, 22.3.2011, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Carsten Jentsch, University of Mannheim:
Testing equality of spectral densities using randomization techniques

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 22.3.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Jan Brueckner, University of California, Irvine:
Subprime Mortgages and the Housing Bubble

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 22.3.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Michael Grill, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Collateral Requirements and Asset Prices

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 22.3.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Tom Holmes, University of Minnesota:
An Alternative Theory of the Plant Size Distribution with an Application to Trade

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 22.3.2011, 17:15h in A5, Bauteil A, room: A231

Dirk Hofäcker, MZES:
Determinants of employment and retirement in Europe

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 21.3.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Volker Nocke, University of Mannheim:
Dynamic Bargaining with Negative Externalities

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 21.3.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Lanny Martin, Rice University:
The Allocation of Government Ministries in Parliamentary Democracies

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 21.3.2011, 17:15h in A5, Bauteil A, room: A231

Ped Magalhaes, University of Lisboa:
Mobilization, Informal Networks, and the Social Contexts of Turnout

in week 11/2011

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 17.3.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Vincent Martenet, Wettbewerbskommission, Bern, CH:
The failing firm/division defence in the Swiss Newspaper Sector

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 17.3.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1

Reinald Koch, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen:
Simulating Marginal Tax Rates and Corporate Debt Policy

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.3.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Michael Pfaffermayr, Universität Innsbruck:
Estimation of Structural Gravity Models with Market Entry Dynamics" (joint with Peter Egger and Andrea Leitner)

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 15.3.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Francine Lafontaine, University of Michigan:
Organizational Form and Performance: Evidence from the Hotel Industry

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 15.3.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Petyo Bonev, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Nonparametric IV methods for duration data

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 15.3.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Katja Kaufmann, Bocconi University:
Educational Choices and Subjective Expectation of Returns: Evidence on Intra-Household Decision Making and Gender Differences

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 14.3.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Pierre Boyer, University of Mannheim:
Political Competition and Mirrleesian Income Taxation: A first Pass" joint with Felix Bierbrauer

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 14.3.2011, 12:00h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Torun Dewan, London School of Economics:
Principled Factions and Centralised Authority

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 14.3.2011, 13:45h in ZEW, room: Alte Bibliothek

Johannes Lindvall, University of Lund:
The Reform Capacity of Coalition Governments

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 14.3.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Bruno Crépon, Centre de Recherche en Économie et Statistique :
Do Labor Market Policies Have Displacement Effect? Evidence from a Clustered Randomized Experiment (joint with E. Duflo, M. Gurgand, R. Rathelo and P. Zamora)

Finance Seminar

Monday, 14.3.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Pedro Matos, USC Marshall School of Business:
The Mutual Fund Industry Worldwide: Explicit and Closet Indexing, Fees, and Performance

in week 10/2011

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 10.3.2011, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Stefan Siedentop, Institut für Raumordnung und Entwicklungsplanung, Universität Stuttgart:
Die Rückkehr der Städte? Zum aktuellen Stand der Reurbanisierungsdebatte

Mathematical Econometrics Seminar

Tuesday, 8.3.2011, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Anna Simoni, Bocconi University:
Semiparametric Estimation of Random Coefficients in Structural Economic Models

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 8.3.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5 room: PO44

Heski Bar-Isaac, NYU:
Heterogeneous Audiences and the Shape of Reputation

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 8.3.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Bettina Drepper, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
A unique bond: Does losing your co-twin affect your remaining life-span?

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 8.3.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 001

Nick Netzer, Universität Zürich:
An Exploration Into the Theory of Psychological Mechanism Design

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 8.3.2011, 17:15h in A5,6 Bauteil A, room: A231

Katja Rost, University of Mannheim:
When do people think that CEOs are overpaid and what are the consequences?

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 7.3.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 room: PO43

Thomas Tröger, University of Mannheim:
Informed-Principle Problems in Environments with Generalized Private Values (joint with T. Mylanov)

in week 09/2011

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 3.3.2011, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Hamburg

Cento Veljanovski, Case Associates, London, UK:
Use and Abuse of the Counterfactual in Competition Law

Specials

Thursday, 3.3.2011, 9:15h in L7, 3-5 room: 410

Andrew Ching, Rotman School of Management (University of Toronto):
The Effects of Publicity on Demand: The case of anti-cholesterol drugs

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.3.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Mark Schelker, University of St.Gallen:
Rational Voters and Their Strategic Use of the Separation of Powers

Mathematical Econometrics Seminar

Tuesday, 1.3.2011, 12:00h in L9, 7, room: 308

Gautam Tripathi, University of Mannheim:
Testing conditional symmetry without smoothing

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 1.3.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Howard Smith, Oxford University:
An Empirical Model of Two Stop Shopping

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 1.3.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Lisandra Flach, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Quality Upgrading and Price Heterogeneity: evidence from Brazilian exporters

Faculty Seminar/Job Talk

Tuesday, 1.3.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, HS001

John Sutton, LSE:
Deductions from the Export Basket: Capabilities, Wealth and Trade

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 1.3.2011, 17:15h in A5, Bauteil A, room: A231

Ellu Saar and Marge Unt, Tallinn University, Estland:
Late careers and labour market exit into retirement in Estonia

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 28.2.2011, 12:00h in A 5,6 room: A 231

Bettina Wagner, Universität Mainz:
Returning to Europe: Support for the European Union in post-communist Europe before and after Accession to the EU

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 28.2.2011, 13:45h in ZEW: Alte Bibliothek

Jan Egbert Sturm, ETH Zürich :
Does membership in the UN Security Council influence IMF conditionality?

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 28.2.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, Room P44

Marco Francesconi, University of Essex :
Anatomy of Welfare Reform: Announcement and Implementation Effects (joint with Richard Blundell and Wilbert van der Klaauw)

in week 08/2011

Faculty Seminar/Job Talk

Thursday, 24.2.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 458

Vincent Sterk, University of Amsterdam:
Home Equity, Mobility, and Macroeconomic Fluctuations

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 24.2.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall

Julien Chevallier, University Paris Dauphine, Paris, F:
Evaluating the carbon-macroeconomy relationship

Mathematical Econometrics Seminar

Tuesday, 22.2.2011, 12:30h in Sitzungsraum des Dekanats, B6,26, Raum B 1.01

Wolfgang Polonik, Department of Statistics, UC Davis:
Testing for modality of the variance function for time varying processes

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 22.2.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Nora Szech, University of Bonn:
Tie-Breaks and Bid-Caps in All-Pay Auctions

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 22.2.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Roman Fossati, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid:
Outsourcing versus Vertical Integration: A Dynamic Model of Industry Equilibrium

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 22.2.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Luxemburg

Hiroyuki Okamuro, Hitotsubashi University, Graduate School of Economics, Tokyo:
A Hidden Role of Public Subsidy in University-Industry Research Collaborations

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 22.2.2011, 16:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Julien Sauvagnat, Toulouse School of Economics:
Prosecution and Leniency Programs: A Fool's Game

Faculty Seminar/Job Talk

Tuesday, 22.2.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Baptiste Massenot, Université de Lausanne:
Contract Enforcement, Litigation, and economic Development

Finance Seminar

Monday, 21.2.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

David Thesmar, HEC Paris:
The WACC Fallacy: The Real Effects of Using a Unique Discount Rate

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar Series/Job Talk

Monday, 21.2.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Maximilian Kasy, UC Berkeley :
Nonparametric Inference on the Number of Equilibria

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 21.2.2011, 17:15h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L13,17

Pierre Boyer, Mannheim SFB 884:
Political Competition and Mirrleesian Income Taxation: a first pass

in week 07/2011

Faculty Seminar/Job Talk

Thursday, 17.2.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 458

Zsofia Barany, LSE London:
The Minimum Wage and Inequality

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 17.2.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Luxemburg!!

Andrea Günster, ETH Zürich:
Do Cartels Undermine Economic Efficiency?

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 17.2.2011, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Luxemburg!!

Marc Ivaldi, Toulouse School of Economics, F:
Unsophisticated assessment of the impact of a merger in the French retail banking industry

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.2.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Christine Zulehner , Universität Linz:
The Optimal Timing to Adopt New Technologies (joint with An-Hsiang Liu and Ralph Siebert)

Faculty Seminar/Job Talk

Wednesday, 16.2.2011, 12:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 458!!

Sang Yoon Lee, University of Wisconsin :
Entrepreneurs, Managers and Inequality

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 15.2.2011, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Gülseren Mutlu, City University of Hong Kong:
Optimal Compensation Schemes in a Repeated Monitoring Relationship

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 15.2.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Benjamin Protte, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Does Fleet Street shape politics? How newspaper reporting on globalization changes the support for unemployment insurance

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 15.2.2011, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Pol Antras, Harvard University:
Poultry in Motion: A Study of International Trade Finance Practices

Faculty Seminar/Job Talk

Monday, 14.2.2011, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 458

Jenny Simon, MIT:
Financial Markets as a Commitment Device for the Government

Finance Seminar

Monday, 14.2.2011, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Mireia Gine, Wharton Business School:
The Vote is Cast: The Effect of Corporate Governance on Shareholder Value

in week 06/2011

Faculty Seminar

Friday, 11.2.2011, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Steffen Reinhold, MEA Mannheim:
Changes in Compulsory Schooling and the Causal Effect of Education on Health: Evidence from Germany

Faculty Seminar

Friday, 11.2.2011, 14:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Dana Sisak, Universität St. Gallen :
Where Ignorance is Bliss, 'tis Folly to be Wise': Transparency and Welfare in Contests

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 10.2.2011, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Stefan Penczynski, LSE London:
Persuasion and Strategic Thinking

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 10.2.2011, 16:00h in L 7,1 Heinz-König-Hall

Bernd Schwaab, EZB Frankfurt:
Systemic Risk Diagnostics

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 9.2.2011, 10:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Andreas Leibbrandt, University of Chicago :
Three Studies on Fishermen Trapped in the Tragedy of the Commons

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 9.2.2011, 14:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Aderonke Osikominu, Universität Freiburg:
Quick Job Entry or Long-Term Human Capital Development? The Dynamic Effects of Alternative Training Schemes

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 8.2.2011, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Maria Bigoni, University of Bologna :
Fines, Leniency and Rewards in Antitrust: An Experiment

MEA Seminar

Monday, 7.2.2011, 10:15h in L13, 17 room: 14/15 (ground floor)

HENDRIK HANSEN, TU Dortmund:
Analyzing the performance of mortality forecasting models using Monte Carlo methods

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 7.2.2011, 17:15h in SFB Seminar Room, Ground Floor L 13,17

Kai Konrad, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance :
Social Mobility and Redistributive Taxation

in week 05/2011

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 4.2.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall

Michael Maier, ZEW:
Do Employment Subsidies Reduce Apprenticeship Drop-Out?

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 3.2.2011, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall

Antoine Dechezleprêtre, London School of Economics:
Carbon Taxes, Path Dependency and Directed Technical Change: Evidence from the Auto Industry

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.2.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Reyn van Ewijk, VU University Amsterdam:
Fasting During Pregnancy and Children's Academic Performance" (joint with Douglas Almond and Bhashkar Mazumder)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 31.1.2011, 17:15h in MEA, L13,17, ground floor

Peter Rosendorff, NYU:
Democracy and Transparency

in week 04/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 27.1.2011, 16:45h in ZEW: room: Alte Bibliothek

Subhasish Modak Chowdhury, University of East Anglia:
The All-Pay Auction with Non-Monotonic Payoff

in week 03/2011

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 20.1.2011, 14:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Fabian Herweg, University of Bonn:
Uncertain Demand, Consumer Loss Aversion, and Flat-Rate Tariffs

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 19.1.2011, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Giedrius Blazys, Uppsala University:
Child Support Payments under Court Orders: Does It Matter Whether Money Comes from the Wallet or from the Purse?

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 18.1.2011, 17:00h in ZEW: room: Alte Bibliothek

Volker Wieland, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Frankfurt:
A Proposal for Policy Analysis after the Financial Crisis

MEA Seminar

Monday, 17.1.2011, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Gabriel Heller, MEA Mannheim:
Intergenerationale Solidarität in Europa

in week 02/2011

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 13.1.2011, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall

Georg Stadtmann, Europa-Universität Viadrina, Frankfurt/Oder:
Wechselkursänderungserwartungen - Von Tauben, Spatzen, Blinden, Fischen und Herden

in week 50/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 17.12.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Verena Niepel, University of Mannheim:
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 16.12.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall (Zwischengeschoss)

Richard Kneller, University of Nottingham, School of Economics:
Corporate Taxation and the Productivity and Investment Performance of Heterogeneous Firms: Evidence from OECD Firm-Level Data

MEA Seminar

Monday, 13.12.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Sebastian Kluth, MEA Mannheim:
Der Arbeitsmarkt im Zeichen des demographischen Wandels - Chancen und Risiken politischer Reformansätze

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 13.12.2010, 17:15h in L13,17, ground floor

Paola Giuliano, Anderson School of Management (UCLA):
tba

in week 49/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 10.12.2010, 14:00h in Zwischengeschoss

Philipp Eisenhauer, ZEW:
Generalized Roy Model and Cost-Benefit Analysis of Social Programs

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 9.12.2010, 14:00h in Heinz-König-Hall

Maik T. Schneider, ETH Zürich :
Growth and Welfare under Endogenous Lifetime

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 8.12.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: P 44

Stephan Thomsen, Universität Magdeburg:
Variation of Learning Intensity in Late Adolescence and the Impact on Non-cognitive Skills

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 7.12.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: P044

Alex Shcherbakov, University of Mannheim:
Dynamic Response to Environmental Regulation in the Electricity Industry

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 7.12.2010, 17:15h in in A 5,6, room: A 231

Steffen Schindler and Martin Neugebauer, MZES:
Primary and secondary effects along the way through the education system. A simulation study with counterfactuals

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 7.12.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: HS001

Björn Brügemann, University of Yale:
A Quantitative Analysis of the US Health Insurance System

MEA Seminar

Monday, 6.12.2010, 10:15h in L13, 17, room: 14/15 (ground oor)

Frederic Malter, :
Estimating cigarette tax avoidance and evasion using Monte Carlo simulation

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 6.12.2010, 12:00h in A 5,6, room: A 231

Christoph Hönnige, TU Kaiserslautern:
Constitutional courts as veto players - Germany, France and the US

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 6.12.2010, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: P043

Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, :
Individual Preferences over Risk and Portfolio Choice

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 6.12.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Markus Olapade, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
The Impact of Financial Literacy Education on Informal Sector Households

in week 48/2010

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 2.12.2010, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Sascha Wolff, Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung der KfW-Bankengruppe, Frankfurt/Main:
Wohngebäudesanierer-Befragung 2010 – Hintergründe und Motive zur energetischen Sanierung des Wohngebäudebestandes

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 2.12.2010, 16:00h in in L 7,1, room: Heinz-König-Hall

Ralf Martin, LSE - London School of Economics:
Productivity Spreads, Market Power Spreads and Trade

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 2.12.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall (Zwischengeschoss)

Massimo Motta, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, ESP:
Exclusionary Practices: Theory and Practice

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 1.12.2010, 12:00h in in L7, 3-5, room: P 44

Alessandro Palandri , University of Warwick:
Beatlestrap
cancelled due to weather conditions

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 30.11.2010, 13:45h in in L7, 3-5, room: P044

Thomas Tregouet, Ecole Polytechnique:
Competition in Matching Technologies

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 30.11.2010, 17:15h in in L 7, 3-5, room: 001

Armin Falk, University of Bonn:
Preferences for Consistency

MZES Colloquium

Tuesday, 30.11.2010, 17:15h in in A 5,6, room: A 231

Roger Schoenman, University of California Santa Cruz, USA:
Network capitalism: politicians and firms forging market institutions

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 29.11.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Heimo Grieben, University of Mannheim:
The conundrum of recovery: growth or jobs?

MZES Colloquium

Monday, 29.11.2010, 12:00h in in A 5,6, room: A 231

Sonja Zmerli, TU Darmstadt:
Three types of trust and the winner hypothesis

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 29.11.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Georgios Effraimidis, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Semiparametric test of competing risks dependence using covariates

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 29.11.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Holger Dette, Ruhr-Universität Bochum :
Non-crossing quantile curves

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 29.11.2010, 17:15h in in L 13,17, room: Ground Floor

Thomas Gall, University Bonn:
Strategic Private Information

in week 47/2010

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Thursday, 25.11.2010, 13:45h in O 169!!

Leonardo Felli , LSE:
Child Adoption Matching: Preferences for Gender and Race

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 25.11.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Caterina Gawrilow, Goethe Universität Frankfurt:
Executive Functions in ADHD: The Influence of Self-Regulation Strategies

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 24.11.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Silke Anger, DIW:
One last Puff? Public Smoking Bans ad Smoking Behavior

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 23.11.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

John Van Reenen, London School of Economics:
Trade induced technical change? The Impact of Chinese imports on innovation, IT and productivity

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 22.11.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Konrad Stahl, University of Mannheim:
Cross Ownership and Control in Competitive Markets

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 22.11.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Jana Friedrichsen, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Social Labeling

Finance Seminar

Monday, 22.11.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Urs Peyer, INSEAD:
Governance Adjustments, Product Market Competition, and Firm Value

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 22.11.2010, 17:15h in L13,17, ground floor

Elisabeth Schulte, University of Mannheim:
Strategic Private Information

in week 46/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 18.11.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall (Zwischengeschoss)

Julia Nafziger, Aarhus University:
Motivational goal bracketing

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 18.11.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Paolo Buccirossi, Lear, Rome, ITA:
tba

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.11.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Iryna Okhrin, Eurpoa-Universität Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder):
Statistical Surveillance of Volatility Forecasting Models

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 16.11.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Ali Hortaçsu, University of Chicago:
Market Crisis Through the Lens of European Central Bank Auctions for Short-Term Funds

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 16.11.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Zvika Neeman, Tel-Aviv University:
Prisoner´s Dilemma with Talk

MEA Seminar

Monday, 15.11.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Fabrizio Mazzona, University of Roma, Tor Vergata:
tba

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 15.11.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Paolo Masella, University of Mannheim:
Fertility and Citizenship

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 15.11.2010, 13:00h in ZEW, room: Straßburg

Stuart Graham, Georgia Tech:
The USPTO economics research agenda

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 15.11.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Daniel Harenberg, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
On the Welfare Effects of Social Security in a Model with Aggregate and Idiosyncratic Risk

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 15.11.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Tim Bruckner, University of California, Irvine :
Economic Downturns and Mortality: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 15.11.2010, 17:15h in L13,17, ground floor

Felix Bierbrauer, Max-Planck-Institute for Research on Collective Goods:
Winners and Losers of Early Elections

in week 45/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 12.11.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall (Zwischengeschoss)

Jens Mohrenweiser, ZEW:
Poaching and Firm Sponsored Training

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 11.11.2010, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Holger Cischinsky, Institut für Wohnen und Umwelt, Darmstadt:
Nachhaltige Bevölkerungsstrukturen in fluglärmbelasteten Gebieten im Umfeld des Frankfurter Flughafens?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 10.11.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Simon Lüchinger, Universität Luzern:
Air Pollution and Infant Mortality: A Natural Experiment from Power Plant Desulfurization

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 9.11.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Tobi Klein, Tilburg University:
Narrow Framing and Impatience

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 9.11.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Philipp Kircher, Oxford University:
The U-Shapes of Occupational Mobility

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 8.11.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Elisabeth Schulte, University of Mannheim:
Informativeness of testing procedures with endogenous participation: the binary case

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 8.11.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Verena Niepel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
The Effect of School Choice on Student Outcomes

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 8.11.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Áureo de Paula, University of Pennsylvania :
Identification and Estimation of Voter Preferences

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 8.11.2010, 17:15h in L13,17, ground floor

Nikoleta Yordanova, Research Fellow SFB 884:
The Better Citizens?' Transposition of EU Directives in New versus Old Member States

in week 44/2010

Specials

Friday, 5.11.2010, 10:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001 and 009

GESS Students, University of Mannheim:
GESS Research Day: "Extending the Borders of your Research"

Specials

Thursday, 4.11.2010, 10:00h in Schloß Ehrenhof West - EW 86 (Arkadentheater)

IMF International Monetary Fund, :
Economist Recruitment Program 2011

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 4.11.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall (Zwischengeschoss)

Anthony Dukes, University of Southern California:
The End of Robinson-Patman? Evidence from Case Data

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 4.11.2010, 18:00h in Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal 0138

Ulrich van Suntum, Universität Münster:
Wohnimmobilien als Lastesel der Nation?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 3.11.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Matthias Fengler, Universität St. Gallen:
Option pricing under time varying correlation with conditional dependence: A copula based approach to recover the index skew from the constituent dynamics

Finance Seminar

Wednesday, 3.11.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 409!

Sudipto Dasgupta, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology:
Shareholder democracy and its discontents: outrage, captured boards, and the veil of ignorance

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 2.11.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

David Genesove, Hebrew University of Jerusalem:
Search and Matching in the Housing Market

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 2.11.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Maristella Botticini, Bocconi University:
The Chosen Few: How Religion and Human Capital Shaped Jewish History, 70-1492

in week 43/2010

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 28.10.2010, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Thomas Lützkendorf, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, Universität Karlsruhe (TH):
Zukunftsfähig planen, bauen und betreiben – der Beitrag der Wohnungswirtschaft zur nachhaltigen Entwicklung

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 27.10.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Robert Scholte, VU University Amsterdam:
The long-run effects of birth in the Dutch Hunger Winter on socioeconomic outcomes and hospitalization

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 26.10.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Andrea Attar , IDEI and University of Roma II, Tor Vergata:
Multiple Lenders, Strategic Default and the Role of Debt Covenants

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 26.10.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

David Thesmar, HEC Paris:
Going for broke: New Century Financial Corporation, 2004-2006

MEA Seminar

Monday, 25.10.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Andreas Schmitz, :
Partnerschaftliche Präferenzen und Partnerschaftsformation von älteren Menschen

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 25.10.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Andrea Weber, University of Mannheim:
Intertemporal Substitution in Labor Force Participation: Evidence from Policy Discontinuities

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 25.10.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Christopher Walsh, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
A locally stationary semiparametric volatility model

Finance Seminar

Monday, 25.10.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Alex Edmans, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania:
The Real Effects of Financial Markets: The Impact of Prices on Takeovers

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 25.10.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Peter Fredrikkson, Stockholm University :
The Long-Run Effects of Class Size (joint with Björn Öckert and Hessel OOsterbeek)

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 25.10.2010, 17:15h in L13,17, ground floor

Hans Peter Grüner and Markus Brückner, University of Mannheim and Universitat Pompeu Fabra:
Economic Growth and the Rise of Political Extremism

in week 42/2010

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 20.10.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Erik Grönqvist, University of Uppsala:
Does Leadership Training Promote Leadership

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 19.10.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, Room P044

Itai Ater, Recanati School of Business:
The effect of the Internet on on-time performance in the airline industry

MEA Seminar

Monday, 18.10.2010, 10:15h in L13, 17, room: 14/15 (ground oor)

Karina Jara, :
Migration: an opportunity or a threat for education in Ecuador

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 18.10.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Ernst-Ludwig von Thadden, University of Mannheim:
Incentive-compatibility and differentiability

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 18.10.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Petra Loerke, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Crises and Rating Agencies

Finance Seminar

Monday, 18.10.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Ludovic Phalippou, University of Amsterdam:
Private Equity Performance and Liquidity Risk

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 18.10.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Michael L. Anderson, University of California, Berkeley :
The Effect of Health Insurance Coverage on the Use of Medical Services

in week 41/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 14.10.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Guido Bünstorf, Universität Kassel:
PhD Dissertations and Knowledge Transfer in German Laser Research

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 13.10.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Hans van Kippersluis, Erasmus University Rotterdam:
The Impact of Health on Employment and Income using Linked Hospital Admission and Tax Register Data

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 12.10.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Malin Arve, Toulouse School of Economics (TSE):
Procurement and Debt

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 12.10.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Tore Ellingsen, Stockholm School of Economics:
Social Framing Effects - Why Do Situational Labels Affect Cooperation?

MEA Seminar

Monday, 11.10.2010, 10:15h in L13, 17, room: 14/15 (ground floor)

Monique Zimmermann-Stenzel, :
t.b.a.

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 11.10.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Christina Gathmann, University of Mannheim:
Family Policy in Germany: An Evaluation of the "Betreuungsgeld"

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 11.10.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Agustin Arias, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Internal rationality and the New Keynesian Model

Finance Seminar

Monday, 11.10.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Guillaume Plantin, Toulouse School of Economics:
Rewarding Trading Skills Without Inducing Gambling

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 11.10.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Jens Nielsen, Festina Lente, Copenhagen :
The Use of Prior Knowledge When Estimating Operational Risk

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 11.10.2010, 17:15h in MEA, L13,17, ground floor

Sven-Oliver Proksch, MZES Mannheim:
Institutional Foundations of Legislative Speech

in week 40/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 7.10.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Conny Wunsch, University of St.Gallen:
Reliable Estimators for Propensity Score Matching Estimation

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 7.10.2010, 17:45h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall (Zwischengeschoss)

Pierre Larouche, Tilburg University:
The Coming of Age of EU Regulation of Network Industries and Services of General Economic Interest

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 6.10.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Joel Horowitz, Northwestern University:
Adaptive nonparametric instrumental variables estimation: empirical choice of the regularization parameter

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 5.10.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Michelle Goeree, University of Zurich:
Do Research Joint Ventures Serve a Collusive Function?

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 5.10.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Jacob Goeree, University of Zurich:
tba

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 4.10.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Hans Peter Grüner, University of Mannheim:
Public goods, participation constraints and democracy: a possibility theorem?

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 4.10.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Michael Vogt, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Kernel Estimation of Nonparametric Regressions for Locally Stationary Time Series

Finance Seminar

Monday, 4.10.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Russ Wermers, University of Maryland, Smith School of Business:
A Matter of Style: The Causes and Consequences of Style Drift in Institutional Portfolios

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 4.10.2010, 17:15h in A5, 6, room: A230/231

Jeff Gill, Washington University in St. Louis:
An Introduction to Smoothing and Nonparametric Regression (in cooperation with the MZES)

in week 39/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 30.9.2010, h in ZEW, room: Hamburg

Annelies Roggeman and Isabelle Verleyen, University of Antwerp and University of Gent:
The EU Apportionment Formula: Insights from a Business Case

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 29.9.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Aderonke Osikominu , Universität Freiburg:
Quick job entry or long-term human capital development? The dynamic effects of alternative training schemes

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 28.9.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Ludwig Reßner, University of Munich:
Dynamic Duopoly with Inattentive Firms

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 28.9.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Adam Szeidl, University of California, Berkeley:
Measuring Trust in Peruvian Shanty Towns

MEA Seminar

Monday, 27.9.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Tabea Bucher-Koenen, MEA Mannheim:
tba

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 27.9.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Dirk Engelmann, University of Mannheim:
Does a Buyer Benefit from Bad Reputation? - Theory and Experiments on Auctions with Default

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 27.9.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Liana Jacobi, University of Melbourne :
Bayesian Fuzzy Regression Discontinuity Analysis of the Effect of Education on Earnings

in week 38/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 23.9.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall (Zwischengeschoss)

Miriam Gensowski, University of Chicago:
The Rate of Return to Education, based on a Complete Work History of High-Ability Individuals

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 23.9.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Heinz-König-Hall (Zwischengeschoss)

Frank Verboven, K.U. Leuven, BEL:
Predicting the Effects of a Horizontal Merger in the Swedish Market for Painkillers

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 22.9.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Robert Nuscheler, Universität Augsburg:
Willingness-to-pay for parallel private health insurance: evidence from a laboratory experiment

SFB 884 Seminar

Wednesday, 22.9.2010, 18:00h in A5, 6, room: A230/231

Theodore R. Marmor, Yale University:
Us Healthcare Reform Explained

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 21.9.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Jose-Luis Moraga, University of Groningen and IESE:
Do firms sell forward for Strategic Reasons? An Application to the Wholesale Market for Natural Gas

MEA Seminar

Monday, 20.9.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Anette Reil-Held, MEA Mannheim:
tba

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 20.9.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Andras Niedermayer , University of Mannheim:
Fee-setting intermediaries

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 20.9.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Pia Pinger, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Lost in Paradise? Teacher Labor Market Incentives and Teacher Human Capital

Finance Seminar

Monday, 20.9.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Albert Menkveld, VU University Amsterdam:
Middlemen in Limit-Order Markets

SFB 884 Seminar

Monday, 20.9.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Uwe Wagschal, University of Freiburg:
Successful Budget Consolidations

in week 37/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 16.9.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Martin Brown, Swiss National Bank:
Bank Ownership and Use of Banking Services - Evidence from the Transition Countries

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 15.9.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Miriam Gensowski , University of Chicago:
The rate of return to education, based on a complete work history of high-ability individuals

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 14.9.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Georg Kirchsteiger, Université Libre de Bruxelles:
How (not) to take a decision: Belief-dependent Preferences in Procedural Games

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 14.9.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Marco Ottaviani, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University:
Aggregation of Information and Beliefs: Asset Pricing Lessons from Prediction Markets, with Peter Norman Sørensen

Internal Department Seminar

Monday, 13.9.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Michele Tertilt, University of Mannheim:
Who owns children and does it matter?

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 13.9.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Philipp Eisenhauer, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Distributional Policy Analysis

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 13.9.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Regina Riphahn, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg :
Wage Mobility in East and West Germany

Finance Seminar

Monday, 13.9.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Miguel A. Ferreira, Universidade Nova de Lisboa:
The Pay Divide: (Why) Are U.S. Top Executives Paid More?

in week 36/2010

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 9.9.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Ralph Winter, University of British Columbia, CAN:
Exclusionary Contracts

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 8.9.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Ralf Wilke, University of Nottingham:
Identifiability and estimation of the sign of a covariate effect in the competing risks model

MEA Seminar

Monday, 6.9.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Michael Ziegelmeyer, MEA Mannheim:
Can the strong dissaving of the nursing home population explain the saving puzzle in old-age?

Finance Seminar

Monday, 6.9.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Yakov Amihud, New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business:
Creditor rights and corporate risk-taking

in week 35/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 2.9.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Erdal Yalcin, Universität Hohenheim:
Uncertain Productivity Growth and the Choice between FDI and Export

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 1.9.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Martin Huber, University of St. Gallen:
Reliable estimators for propensity score matching estimation

in week 34/2010

Faculty Seminar

Saturday, 28.8.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Adam Szeidl, University of California, Berkeley:
Measuring Trust in Peruvian Shanty Towns

in week 33/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 20.8.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Julia Horstschräer, ZEW:
Duration of Study Programs and its Effects on College Enrollment and Drop-out Rates

in week 32/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Wednesday, 11.8.2010, 13:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Andrea Mühlenweg and Katja Coneus, ZEW:
Orphans at Risk in sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence on Education and Health Outcomes

in week 30/2010

MEA Seminar

Monday, 26.7.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Matthias Weiss, MEA Mannheim:
Diversity and productivity in work teams: How should diversity be measured?

in week 29/2010

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Friday, 23.7.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Anna Simoni, Università Bocconi, Milan :
Regularizing Priors for Linear Inverse Problems

in week 28/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 16.7.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Stephan Dlugosz, ZEW:
Clustering panel data: An integrated algorithm for dimensionality reduction and clustering of life course trajectories

MEA Seminar

Thursday, 15.7.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Gabriel Heller, MEA Mannheim:
Ehrenamt in Europa – Faktor der Stabilisierung in alternden Gesellschaften?

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 15.7.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Ulrich Lichtenthaler, WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management:
Integrated Knowledge Exploitation: The Complementarity of Product Decelopment and Technology Licensing

in week 27/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 8.7.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Rajeev K. Goel, Illinois State University:
Cost-Reducing R&D with Spillovers and Trade

in week 26/2010

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Thursday, 1.7.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Catherine Tucker, MIT Sloan:
Social Networks, Advertising, and Privacy Controls

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 1.7.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Jon H. Fiva, University of Oslo:
Do Re-election Probabilities Influence Public Investment?

Finance Seminar

Wednesday, 30.6.2010, 14:00h in L5, 2, room: 107 (Library)

Dirk Hackbarth, College of Business at Illinois:
Liquidity Mergers

in week 25/2010

Specials

Friday, 25.6.2010, 15:30h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Jeff Furman, Boston University:
Climbing atop the shoulders of giants: The impact of institutions on cumulative research

ZEW Research Seminar

Monday, 21.6.2010, 11:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Felix Roth, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) Brussels:
A revised definition of intangible capital – the role of trust and fear within organizational capital

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 21.6.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Steven Lehrer, Queen's University:
Estimating Context-Independent Treatment Effects in Education Experiments

in week 24/2010

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar/Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.6.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Francesca Molinari, Cornell University:
Sharp Identification Regions in Models with Convex Predictions

SFB 884 Seminar

Wednesday, 16.6.2010, 9:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Olivier Accominotti , Sciences Po, Paris and UC Berkeley :
London Merchant Banks, the Central European Panic and the Sterling Crisis of 1931

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 15.6.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Dongsoo Shin, Santa Clara University:
Motivating R&D in Vertical Contracting

ZEW Research Seminar

Tuesday, 15.6.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Hamburg

Vincent Vandenberghe, UCL, IRES/Economics School of Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve/ Belgium:
Ageing Workforce, Productivity and Labour costs of Belgian Firms

GESS invited lecture

Tuesday, 15.6.2010, 17:00h in Katakomben, Schloss

Franklin Allen, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania:
Financial Crises

MEA Seminar

Monday, 14.6.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Michele Belloni, CeRP, Moncalieri:
Retirement choices in Italy: What an option value model tells us

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 14.6.2010, 14:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Hans-Joachim Voth, Pompeu Fabra :
The Three Horsemen of Riches: Plague, War, and Urbanization in Early Modern Europe

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 14.6.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Aimee Chin, University of Houston :
The Returns to English-Language Skills in India (joint with Mehtabul Azam and Nishith Prakash)

in week 23/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 10.6.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Mark McCabe, University of Michigan:
How Online Access Changes the Economics Literature

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 8.6.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Simon Anderson, University of Virginia:
Aggregative Games with Free Entry

MEA Seminar

Monday, 7.6.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Wolfgang Kuhle, MEA Mannheim:
Dynamic efficiency and the two-part golden rule

Finance Seminar

Monday, 7.6.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Allaudeen Hameed, National University of Singapore:
Information, analysts, and stock return comovement

in week 22/2010

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 2.6.2010, 10:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

Jochen Streb, Universität Hohenheim:
Carrot or stick? Business state relations in the German construction industry during the "Third Reich

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.6.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Nabanita Datta Gupta, Aarhus University:
Compulsory Schooling Reforms, Education and Health: Further Evidence

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 2.6.2010, 14:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

Moritz Schularick, FU Berlin:
Credit booms gone bust: Monetary policy, leverage cycles and financial crises 1870-2008

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Wednesday, 2.6.2010, 14:15h in ZEW, room: Strasbourg

Glenn Woroch, University of California, Berkeley:
Merger in a Bidding Market: Quantifying the Unilateral Effects

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 1.6.2010, 10:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 002

Sibylle Lehmann, MPI Bonn:
Explaining the performance of initial public offerings in imperial Germany, 1897-1914: the role of reputation

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 1.6.2010, 14:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Mark Spoerer, Humboldt-Universität Berlin:
Fortress Europe' in Long-term Perspective: Agricultural Protection in the European Community, 1957-2003

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 1.6.2010, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Gerhard Glomm, University of Indiana:
Why do Education Vouchers Fail?

Theory Workshop

Monday, 31.5.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Marek Kapicka, University of California Santa Barbara:
Efficient Allocations in Dynamic Information Economies with Persistent Shocks: A First Order Approach

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 31.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Petyo Bonev, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Can personality traits help to explain differences in employment dynamics between natives and migrants in Germany?

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 31.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Christian Michel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Consumer Misperceptions versus Consumer Preferences

Finance Seminar

Monday, 31.5.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Laura Starks, University of Texas at Austin:
CEO Deal-Making Activity, CEO Compensation and Firm Value

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 31.5.2010, 16:00h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Liam Brunt, NHH Bergen:
How does finance generate growth? Evidence from the first Industrial Revolution

in week 21/2010

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 26.5.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Marcel Scharth, Tinbergen Institute, VU University Amsterdam:
Efficient Importance Sampling for State Space Models

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 25.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Klaus Schmidt, LMU München:
Screening, Competition, and Job Design

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 25.5.2010, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Mike Riordan, Columbia University:
Preferences, Prices, and Performance in Monopoly and Duopoly

in week 20/2010

Mannheim Economic History Talks - Mannheimer Vorträge zur Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Saturday, 22.5.2010, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room 003

Stefania Montemezzo, Universität Verona:
Trade, Strategies and Networks. The Case of the Venetian Merchants during the Renaissance

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 21.5.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Christina Gathmann, University of Mannheim:
The Gorbachev Anti-Alcohol Campaign and Russia's Mortality Crisis

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 20.5.2010, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Axel Vogt, Investitionsbank Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel:
Beleihungswert bei Immobilienrenten – alter Hut oder neue Herausforderungen?

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 20.5.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Thierry Penard, University of Rennes:
Do Reputation Feedback Systems really improve Trust among Anonymous Traders? An experimental study

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 19.5.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Peter Haan, University of Frankfurt:
The design of unemployment transfers: Evidence from a dynamic structural life-cycle model

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 18.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Otto Toivanen, Helsinki School of Economics:
Cartels Uncovered

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 18.5.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Georg Noeldeke, Basel University:
tba

Theory Workshop

Monday, 17.5.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Alexander Kriwoluzky, University of Amsterdam:
Money and Reality

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 17.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Johannes Brumm, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Business Cycles Through Occasionally Binding Collateral Constraints

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 17.5.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Geert Ridder, University of Southern California, Los Angeles :
The Asymptotic Variance of Semiparametric Estimators with Generated Regressors (joint with Jinyong Hahn)

Finance Seminar

Monday, 17.5.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Camelia M. Kuhnen, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University:
CEO Turnover in a Competitive Assignment Framework

in week 19/2010

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 12.5.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Daniel Schunk, University of Zürich:
Heterogeneous Agents in Dynamic Choice: Theory and Experimental Evidence

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 11.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Frederic Koessler , Paris School of Economics:
When does strategic information disclosure lead to perfect consumer information?

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 11.5.2010, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Holger Müller, New York University:
tba

MEA Seminar

Monday, 10.5.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Henning Roth, MEA Mannheim:
Erwerbsminderungsrente, Gesundheit und Wohlfahrtsstaat - Eine europaweite Analyse mit dem SHARE Datensatz

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 10.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Michael Grill, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Optimal Sovereign Default

Finance Seminar

Monday, 10.5.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

David Yermack, New York University:
The Michelle Markup: The First Lady`s impact on stock prices of fashion companies

in week 18/2010

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Friday, 7.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Jeffrey Smith, University of Michigan:
Are Participants Good Evaluators?

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 7.5.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Anja Heinze, ZEW:
Lohnmobilität im Niedriglohnbereich: Welche Rolle spielen arbeitgeberspezifische Merkmale?

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 6.5.2010, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Klaus Elliger and Andreas Schmucker, Stadtdirektor und Leiter Fachbereich Städtebau der Stadt Mannheim/Architekt BDA:
Schöner Wohnen auch im Alter. Mannheim als Wohnstadt für die Generation 60plus – Strategien der Stadt und Beispiele aus der Praxis

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 6.5.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Daniel Zimmer, University of Bonn:
State Aid for Banks - An Evaluation of the European Commission's Recent Control Practice

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 5.5.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Mevlude Akbulut-Yuksel, Dalhousie University, Canada:
Children of War: The Long-Run Effects of Large Scale Physical Destruction and Warfare on Children

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 4.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Hendrik Hakenes, IFM, Leibniz University of Hannover:
The Birth and Burst of Asset Price Bubbles

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 4.5.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Michael Woodford, Columbia University:
The Central-Bank Balance Sheet as an Instrument of Monetary Policy

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 3.5.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Yao Yao, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Offshoring and Income Volatility - Evidence from German Manufacturing

Finance Seminar

Monday, 3.5.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Karl Lins, University of Utah:
Transparency, Liquidity, and Valuation: International Evidence

in week 17/2010

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 28.4.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Robert Dur, Erasmus University Rotterdam:
Tournament Incentives in the Field: Gender Differences in the Workplace

Faculty Seminar MAHEISEM in Heidelberg

Wednesday, 28.4.2010, 17:15h in Alfred-Weber-Institut, Bergheimer Str. 58, Raum 00.010 (Heidelberg)

Gary Charness, UCSB:
Participation

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 27.4.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Jeanne Hagenbach, University of Mannheim:
Centralizing Information in Networks

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 27.4.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

John Asker, New York University, Stern School of Business:
Supply Assurance and Surplus Division in Vertical Markets: An Empirical Study

Theory Workshop

Monday, 26.4.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Ernst-Ludwig von Thadden, University of Mannheim:
The Political Economy of Capital Market Frictions

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 26.4.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Edgar Vogel, CDSE:
Fertility, Human Capital and the Demographic Transition: The Role of Life Expectancy

Finance Seminar

Monday, 26.4.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Markku Kaustia, Helsinki School of Economics:
Stock Market Aversion? Political Preferences and Stock Market Participation

in week 16/2010

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 22.4.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Gunnar Niels, OXERA, Oxford, GBR:
Quantifying Antitrust Damages

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 20.4.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Ron Davies, University College Dublin:
Tariffs Versus VAT in the Presence of Heterogeneous Firms and an Informal Sector

MEA Seminar

Monday, 19.4.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Michele Belloni, CeRP, Moncalieri:
Retirement choices in Italy: what an option value model tells us

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 19.4.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Tabea Bucher-Koenen, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Who Lost the Most! Financial Literacy and the Financial Crisis

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 19.4.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Jan Johannes, Université catholique de Louvain-la-Neuve:
Title: Minimax-optimal estimation and adaptation in nonparametric instrumental regression

Finance Seminar

Monday, 19.4.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Victoria Ivashina, Harvard University:
"An Unfair Advantage"? Combining Banking with Private Equity Investing

in week 15/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 16.4.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Johannes Gernandt, ZEW:
Ergebnisse und Datenbasis der Studie "Bildungsprogramme für benachteiligte Jugendliche in Baden-Württemberg"

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 15.4.2010, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Peter Westerheide, ZEW:
Soziale und ökonomische Wirkungsmessung ausgewählter gemeinschaftlicher Wohnprojekte im Netzwerk SONG

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 14.4.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Katja Kaufmann, Bocconi:
Educational Choices and Subjective Expectations of Returns to Schooling: Evidence on Intrahousehold Decisions and Gender Differences in Mexico

Lehrstuhlseminar Corporate Finance

Tuesday, 13.4.2010, 11:30h in L5, 2, room: 107 (Library)

Bernt Arne Ødegaard, University of Stavanger:
Why do firms pay for liquidity provision in limit order markets? (joint work with Johannes A. Skjeltorp)

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 13.4.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Mirko Wiederholt, Northwestern University:
Business Cycle Dynamics under Rational Inattention

MEA Seminar

Monday, 12.4.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Elisabetta Trevisan, CPB, Den Haag:
Early retirement and financial incentives: differences between high and low wage earners

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 12.4.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Nan Li, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona:
Methods for Sequential Non-Binary Judgement Aggregation

Finance Seminar

Monday, 12.4.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Jörg Rocholl, European School of Management and Technology:
Skin in the Game: The Incentive Structure in Online Social Lending

in week 14/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 8.4.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Gert Brunekreeft, Jacobs University Bremen; Bremen Energie Institut:
The Effect of Monopoly Regulation on the Timing of Investment

in week 13/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 1.4.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Christian Deutscher, Universität Paderborn:
Cut-off Dates and Their Effect on Player Selection, Salaries and Hazard Rates in the German Bundesliga

MEA Seminar

Monday, 29.3.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Eberhard Kruk, MEA Mannheim:
No Children no Cry!? The Effect of Children on Mental Health in Old Age

in week 12/2010

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 24.3.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Nicolas Ziebarth, DIW Berlin:
Long-Term Absenteeism and Moral Hazard - Evidence from a Natural Experiment

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 23.3.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Marko Terviö, Helsinki School of Economics:
Income Distribution and Housing Prices: An Assignment Model Approach

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 23.3.2010, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Stephanie Schmitt-Grohe, Columbia University:
What´s News in Business Cycles

MEA Seminar

Monday, 22.3.2010, 09:30h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Stefan Listl, MEA Mannheim:
An Economic Evaluation of Different Sinus Lift Techniques

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 22.3.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Christoph Nagel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Does Advertising matter in a Discrete Choice Demand Market Model?

Finance Seminar

Monday, 22.3.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Christine Parlour, University of California, Berkeley:
Laying off Credit Risk: Loan Sales versus Credit Default Swaps

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 22.3.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Jeremy Fox, University of Chicago:
Title: Nonparametric Identification and Estimation of Random Coefficients in Nonlinear Economic Models

in week 11/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 19.3.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Terry Gregory, ZEW:
What drives the self-selection of migrants? Revisiting the Roy model from a German perspective

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Thursday, 18.3.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031!

Nicolas Schutz, Columbia University/PSE:
Vertical Integration, Foreclosure, and Upstream Competition

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Thursday, 18.3.2010, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Robert Ulbricht, LMU München:
Credit Crunches, Information Failures, and the Persistence of Pessismism

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 18.3.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Michael Pickhardt, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster:
Ethical Behavior and the Private Provision of Public Goods - Evidence from an Agent-based Model

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 18.3.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Mike Walker, Charles River Associates, London, UK:
How has economics made a difference to European competition policy?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.3.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Bo Honore, Princeton University:
Estimation of Cross Sectional and Panel Data Models with Two-sided Censoring or Truncation (jointly organized with the Alexander von Humboldt Seminar Series)

Theory Workshop

Wednesday, 17.3.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Alexander Kriwoluzky, University of Amsterdam:
Money and Reality

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 16.3.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Bruno Jullien, University of Toulouse:
Seller Reputation and Trust in Pre-Trade Communication

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 16.3.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Sanjeev Goyal, University of Cambridge:
Robust Networks

MEA Seminar

Monday, 15.3.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Christina Gathmann, University of Mannheim:
The Gorbachev Anti-Alcohol Campaign and Russia’s Mortality Crisis

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 15.3.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Johannes Koenen, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Distrust and Underinvestment - an Empirical Assessment
joint with Leonardo Felli and Konrad Stahl

Finance Seminar

Monday, 15.3.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001

Alexander Dyck , University of Toronto:
Taxes, Valuation and Organizational Structure

in week 10/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 12.3.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Lena Janys, Aarhus University:
Job to Job Transitions, occupational choice and the task hypothesis

Wohnungs- und immobilienwirtschaftliches Seminar

Thursday, 11.3.2010, 16:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Stefanie Hasse, University of Mannheim:
Die Immobilienpreisblase in Spanien: die wohnungswirtschaftlichen Maßnahmen der Politik

ZEW Research Seminar

Thursday, 11.3.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Nils Omland, WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management:
The Patent Asset Index - A New Approach to Benchmark Patent Portfolios

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 10.3.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Enzo Weber, University of Regensburg:
Correlation vs. Causality in Stock Market Comovement

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 9.3.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Marie Hoerova, European Central Bank:
Liquidity Hoarding and Interbank Market Spreads: The Role of Counterparty Risk

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 9.3.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Andrew Postlewaite, University of Pennsylvania:
Mental Processes and Decision Making

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 8.3.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Martin Scheffel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
A Dynamic General Equilibrium Model with Incomplete Markets for the Evaluation of Labor Market Reforms

Finance Seminar

Monday, 8.3.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001 (new!)

Hans Degryse, Tilburg University:
Foreign Bank Entry and Credit Allocation in Emerging Markets

in week 09/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 5.3.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Stephan Dlugosz and Jonas Radbruch, ZEW:
Missings als Chance: Statistische Korrektur der IABS Bildungsvariable

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 4.3.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Michael Waterson, University of Warwick, GBR:
Aspects of competition in the electricity industry in the UK

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 3.3.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Elizabeth Washbrook, University of Bristol:
Public Policies and Women's Employment after Childbearing

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 2.3.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Paul Milgrom, Stanford University:
Assignment Auctions and Exchanges

MEA Seminar

Monday, 1.3.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Martina Brandt, Julie Korbmacher and Karsten Hank, :
SHARELIFE - What's in it for Sociologists? Some preliminary results

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 1.3.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Isabel Ruhmer, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Platform Collusion in Two-Sided Markets

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 1.3.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Petter Lundborg, Lund University :
Critical Periods in the Development of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills. A Study on Immigrant Siblings

in week 08/2010

ZEW Seminar

Friday, 26.2.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Brüssel

Bruno S. Frey, Universität Zürich:
Glück - Die Sicht der Ökonomie

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 25.2.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Ruediger Bachmann, University of Michigan:
Uncertainty and Economic Activity: Evidence from Business Survey Data

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 24.2.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Susanne Neckermann, ZEW & University of Mannheim:
What is an award worth? - the effect of non-financial rewards on employee performance

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 23.2.2010, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Helmut Luetkepohl , European University Institute, Florence:
Forecasting Levels of log Variables in Vector Autoregressions

MEA Seminar

Monday, 22.2.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Tabea Bucher-Koenen and Michael Ziegelmeyer, MEA Mannheim:
Who Lost the Most! Financial Literacy and the Financial Crisis

Theory Workshop

Monday, 22.2.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Ruediger Bachmann, University of Michigan:
Government Purchases Over the Business Cycle: the Role of Heterogeneity and Wealth Bias in Political Decision Making

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 22.2.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Alexander Gaigl, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Herding and Strategic Externalities

Finance Seminar

Monday, 22.2.2010, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 001!

Enrique Schroth, Universiteit van Amsterdam:
Cross-country Evidence of Strategic Default Behaviour

in week 07/2010

Department Seminar (Faculty Seminar)

Sunday, 21.2.2010, 14:00h in L 9, 7, room 308

Sebastian Findeisen, University of Zurich :
Education and Optimal Taxation: The Role of Income-Contingent Student Loans

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Thursday, 18.2.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: 031

Asako Ohinata, University of Warwick:
Did the US Infertility Insurance Mandates Affect the Time of First Birth?

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.2.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Lena Janys, Aarhus University:
Job to Job Transitions, Occupational Choice and the Task Hypothesis

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 17.2.2010, 17:00h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Rita Ginja, University College London:
Income Shocks and Investments in Human Capital

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Wednesday, 17.2.2010, 17:15h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Daniel Rubinfeld, UC Berkeley, USA:
Empirical Issues in Antitrust

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 16.2.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Arthur Fishman, Bar Ilan University, Israel:
tba

MEA Seminar

Monday, 15.2.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Thorsten Kneip, MEA Mannheim:
Unilateral Divorce in Western Europe

ZEW Seminar

Monday, 15.2.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Wolfgang Buchholz, Universität Regensburg:
The Economics and Ethics of Discounting

in week 06/2010

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 10.2.2010, 13:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Sorawoot Srisuma, LSE:
Semiparametric Estimation of Markov Decision Processes: Continuous Control

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Wednesday, 10.2.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Florian Peters, UC Berkeley:
Risk Premia in Executive Compensation: A Life-Cycle Perspective

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 9.2.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Yuya Takahashi, University of Wisconsin:
Estimating a War of Attrition: The Case of the US Movie Theater Industry

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Tuesday, 9.2.2010, 15:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Johannes F. Schmieder, Columbia University:
Labor Costs and the Evalution of New Establishments

MEA Seminar

Monday, 8.2.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Steffen Reinhold, MEA Mannheim:
The Long-Run Implications of Unilateral Divorce Laws: Evidence from SHARELIFE

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Monday, 8.2.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Christian Fons-Rosen, LSE:
Knowledge Flows Through FDI: the Case of Privatisations in Central and Eastern Europe

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 8.2.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Peter Nilsson, Uppsala University and IFAU:
The Long-term Effects of Early Childhood Lead Exposure: Evidence from the Phase-out of Leaded Gasoline

in week 05/2010

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 4.2.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Luca Taschini, Grantham Research Institute London School of Economics :
Flexibility Premium in Marketable Permits

in week 04/2010

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 28.1.2010, 16:00h in ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Reimund Schwarze, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung GmbH Leipzig:
Natural Hazards Insurance in Europe - Tailored Responses to Climate Change Needed

MEA Seminar

Monday, 25.1.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Michael Ziegelmeyer, MEA Mannheim:
Are survey measures of risk attitudes stable over time?

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 25.1.2010, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Wolfram Schlenker, Columbia University :
The U.S. Biofuel Mandate and World Food Prices: An Econometric Analysis of the Demand and Supply of Calories

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Monday, 25.1.2010, 15:00!h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Oleksandr Shcherbakov, Yale University:
The effect of consumer switching costs on market power of cable television providers

in week 03/2010

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 21.1.2010, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Thiess Büttner, LMU München :
The Impact of Thin-Capitalization Rules on Multinationals' Financing and Investment Decisions

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Wednesday, 20.1.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Daniele Condorelli, Northwestern University:
Dynamic Bilateral Trading in Networks

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 19.1.2010, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Andreas Haufler, LMU München:
Unionization Triggers Tax Incentives to Attract Foreign Direct Investment

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 19.1.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Raphaël Levy, University of Toulouse:
Humouring both parties: a model of two-sided reputation

MEA Seminar

Monday, 18.1.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Kathrin Nies and Tabea Bucher-Koenen, University of Maastricht and MEA:
Labor force participation and retirement entry of German women

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Monday, 18.1.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Holger Breinlich, University of Essex:
Empirical Evaluations of Heterogeneous Firm Models: An Event Study Approach

in week 02/2010

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 15.1.2010, 14:00h in ZEW, room: Hamburg

Erik Grönqvist, IFAU:
The intergenerational transmission of cognitive and non-cognitive skills

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 14.1.2010, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Marco Köthenbürger, University of Copenhagen :
tba

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Wednesday, 13.1.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Andriy Zapechelnyuk, University of Bonn:
Decision making in uncertain and changing environments

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 12.1.2010, 11:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Sascha O. Becker, University of Stirling:
Going NUTS: The Effect of EU Structural Funds on Regional Performance

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 12.1.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Konrad Mierendorff, University of Bonn:
Optimal Dynamic Mechanism Design with Deadlines

MEA Seminar

Monday, 11.1.2010, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Michela Coppola and Christina Wilke, MEA Mannheim:
Determinanten subjektiver Renteneintrittserwartungen in SAVE

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Monday, 11.1.2010, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Susanne Ohlendorf, University of Bonn:
Renegotiation-Proof Relational Contracts with Side Payments

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 11.1.2010, 15:30h in L7, 3-5 room: SO31

Michèle Weynandt, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Selective Firing? Lemons or Sorting?

in week 53/2010

ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 1.1.2010, h in ZEW, room: Heinz König Hall

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ZEW Research Seminar

Friday, 1.1.2010, h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: 2

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Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Friday, 1.1.2010, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 , Room P 44

Martin Karlsson, University of Darmstadt:
¿Lo que no mata, engorda?

in week 51/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 18.12.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Zwischengeschoss

Yao Yao, CDSE, University of Mannheim:
Measuring Income Risk in German Labor Market

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Thursday, 17.12.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Joachim R. Groeger, LSE:
Estimation of a Dynamic Auction with Endogenous Participation

MEA Seminar

Monday, 14.12.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Edgar Vogel, MEA Mannheim:
Fertility, Human Capital and the Demographic Transition: The Role of Life Expectancy

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 14.12.2009, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Ingrid Van Keilegom, Université Catholique de Louvain-la-Neuve :
Univariate Frontier Estimation in the Presence of Measurement Error (joint with Alois Kneip and Léopold Simar)

in week 50/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 11.12.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Hamburg

Jan Fries, ZEW Mannheim:
Age-specific production systems and employment duration

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 10.12.2009, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Zwischengeschoss

Benoit Durand, RBB Economics, BEL:
International Airline Alliances

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 9.12.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Johann Vikström, IFAU, Uppsala:
Bounds on treatment effects on transitions

Finance Seminar

Tuesday, 8.12.2009, 12:00h in L5, 2, room: 107

Avi Wohl, Tel-Aviv University:
Flows between Bond and Stock Funds and Stock Returns

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 8.12.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Zhijun Chen, University of East Anglia:
Loss Leading as an Exploitative Practice

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 8.12.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Mirko Wiederholt, Northwestern University:
Business Cycle Dynamics under Rational Inattention

MEA Seminar

Monday, 7.12.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Martin Karlsson, TU Darmstadt:
Sickness absence and labour costs. Evidence from a natural experiment

Theory Workshop

Monday, 7.12.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Claudia Buch, Tübingen University:
Low Skill but High Volatility

in week 49/2009

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 3.12.2009, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1; room: Zwischengeschoss

Hans Friederiszick, ESMT Competition Analysis, Berlin:
Competition between Railway Operators and Low Cost Carriers in Long-Distance Passenger Transport

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.12.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Philipp Eisenhauer, ZEW Mannheim:
Education and Health

ZEW Seminar

Wednesday, 2.12.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Zwischengeschoss, Bibliothek

Vyacheslav Dombrovsky, BICEPS - Baltic International Centre for Economic Policy Studies and Stockholm School of Economics in Riga:
Innovations and Human Capital of Business Owners: Evidence from SIBiL

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 1.12.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Nora Czech, University of Bonn:
Price and Quality Competition with Boundedly Rational Consumers

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 1.12.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Michèle Belot, University of Oxford:
Friendships and Favoritism on the Schoolground - A Framed Field Experiment

MEA Seminar

Monday, 30.11.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15 ground floor

Kathrin Nies, University of Maastricht:
Subjective financial well-being in old-age in Germany

Faculty Seminar/Theory Workshop

Monday, 30.11.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Davide Cantoni, Harvard University:
The Economic Effects of the Protestant Reformation: Testing the Weber Hypothesis in the German Lands

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 30.11.2009, 13:45h in P044

Daniel Harenberg, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Policy functions in default models

Alexander von Humboldt Seminar

Monday, 30.11.2009, 15:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Xavier d'Haultfoeuille, Centre de Recherche en Économie et Statistique, Paris :
Inference on a Generalized Roy Model, with an Application to Schooling Decisions in France

in week 48/2009

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.11.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO 44

Alexander Bick, University of Frankfurt:
Fertility, Female Labor Force Participation and Child Care

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 24.11.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Winand Emons, University of Bern:
Non-comparative versus Comparative Advertising as a Quality Signal

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 24.11.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Andrew Scott, London Business School:
In Search of a Theory of Debt Management

MEA Seminar

Monday, 23.11.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15, ground floor

Kathrin Nies, University of Maastricht:
Subjective financial well-being in old-age in Germany

Theory Workshop

Monday, 23.11.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Tom Krebs, University of Mannheim:
Equilibrium in a Production Model with Limited Contract Enforcement

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 23.11.2009, 13:45h in P044

Christopher Walsh, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Nonparametric Estimation of Additive Models with a Deterministic Trend

Finance Seminar

Monday, 23.11.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 4.09

Stephen Schaefer, London Business School:
Liquidity Risk and Correlation Risk: A Clinical Study of the General Motors and Ford Downgrade of May 2005

in week 47/2009

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 19.11.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Zwischengeschoss, Bibliothek

Rolf Sonderegger, University of Vienna:
Understanding the Dynamics of Nascent Entrepreneurship

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 19.11.2009, 17:15h in L7, 1 ZEW, room: Zwischengeschoss

Christoph Riechmann, Frontier Economics, UK:
Competition Enquiries in the Dutch Gas Sector - Economics Put to Practice

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 18.11.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Bas van der Klaauw, VU University of Amsterdam:
Insurance Search and Switching Behavior

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 17.11.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Elisabeth Schulte, University of Mannheim:
Preselection and Expert Advice

Theory Workshop

Monday, 16.11.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Yukio Koriyama, Ecole Polytechnique:
Price Competition in the Market for Lemons

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 16.11.2009, 13:45h in P044

Christina Kolerus, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Revenue Collecting Mechanisms

Finance Seminar

Monday, 16.11.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 409

Martin Ruckes, University of Karlsruhe (TH):
Time to Wind Down: Closing Decisions and High Water Marks in Hedge Fund Management Contracts

in week 46/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 13.11.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Zwischengeschoss

Steffen Reinhold, MEA:
Parental Income and Child Health in Germany

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 12.11.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Zwischengeschoss, Bibliothek

Karin Edmark, IFAU - The Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation:
Math and Money. The causal effects of high school math on labor market outcomes

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 11.11.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Markus Brückner, Pompeu Fabra:
Getting the Effect of Foreign Aid on Economic Growth Right: An Issue of Addressing Endogeneity Bias.

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 11.11.2009, 17:15h in L9, 1-2, room: 003

Andrea Weber, RWI Essen:
Competition and Gender Prejudice: Are Discriminatory Employers Doomed to Fail?

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 10.11.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Johannes Münster, FU Berlin:
Information sharing in contests

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 10.11.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5; room: 001

Martin Bodenstein, Board of Governors Washington:
The Effects of Foreign Shocks When Interest Rates Are at Zero

MEA Seminar

Monday, 9.11.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15, ground floor

Mathis Schröder, MEA:
Displacement and Health - how job loss affects your health

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 9.11.2009, 13:45h in P044

Philipp Eisenhauer, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Essential Heterogeneity and the Effect of Education

in week 45/2009

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 5.11.2009, 16:00h in ZEW L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Raimund Bleischwitz, Wuppertal Institut:
Ressourceneffizienz: ökonomische Aspekte, staatliche Legitimation und Handlungsoptionen

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 5.11.2009, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Zwischengeschoss

Ulrich Schwalbe, University of Hohenheim:
Leniency Programs - Economic Models and Legal Practice

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 4.11.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5; room: PO44

Menelaos Karanasos, Brunel University:
Economic growth, structural breaks and Argentina (1886-2003)

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 3.11.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Giacomo Calzolari, University of Bologna:
Competition in non-linear prices, exclusive contracts, and market-share discounts

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 3.11.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5; room: 001

Jean Hindriks, Université de Louvain:
Decentralization and Electoral Accountability: Incentives, Separation and Vote Welfare

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 2.11.2009, 13:45h in P044

Pia Pinger, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Transmission of Inequality: Maternal Skills, Behavior and Birth Outcomes

Finance Seminar

Monday, 2.11.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 409

Han Kim, University of Michigan; Ross School of Business:
CEO Ownership and Valuation

in week 44/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 30.10.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Zwischengeschoss

Philipp Eisenhauer, ZEW:
Heterogeneous Effects of Education on Health

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 29.10.2009, 14:00h in L13, 17, 5th floor, room: 513 (MEA)

Tatyana Krivobokova, University of Göttingen:
Penalized splines as mixed models and their applications

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 29.10.2009, 17:15h in ZEW L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Miguel de la Mano, DG Competition, European Commission:
Use and Abuse of Quantitative Analysis in Merger Control

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 28.10.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Carsten Ochsen, University of Rostock:
Age Effects in Spatially Dependent Local Labor Markets: Was Shimer Right After All?

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 27.10.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Florian Wilken, University of Heidelberg:
The Impact of Strategic Buying to Sustain Seller Competition

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 27.10.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Luigi Guiso, European University Institute, Florence:
The right amount of trust

MEA Seminar

Monday, 26.10.2009, 10:15h in L13, 17, 5th floor, room: 14/15 ground floor MEA

Hendrik Jürges, MEA:
Do Workers Underreport Morbidity? The Effects of Worker and Job Characteristics on the Reliability of Health Self-Reports

Theory Workshop

Monday, 26.10.2009, 12:00h in P043

Georg Dürnecker, University of Mannheim:
Informational Frictions and the Life-Cycle Dynamics of Labor Market Outcomes

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 26.10.2009, 13:45h in P044

Verena Niepel, CDSE University of Mannheim:
The Importance of Cognitive and Social Skills for the Duration of Unemployment

Finance Seminar

Monday, 26.10.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 409

Clemens Sialm, University of Texas:
Mutual Fund Tax Clienteles

in week 43/2009

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 22.10.2009, 16:00h in ZEW L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Andreas Pick, University of Cambridge:
Forecast combinations across estimation windows

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 21.10.2009, 12:00h in P044

Holger Bonin, ZEW Mannheim:
Do Foreigners Affect Wages of Germans? A Skill Group Analysis
cancelled due to illness

ZEW Seminar

Wednesday, 21.10.2009, 14:00h in ZEW L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Virginia Hernanz, Universidad de Alcalá :
A Macroeconomic evaluation of employment subsidies: The Spanish experience

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 20.10.2009, 13:45h in P044

Jeanne Hagenbach, University of Mannheim:
Strategic Communication Networks

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 19.10.2009, 13:45h in P044

Maryam Kazemi Manesh, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Switching Models in Banking

in week 42/2009

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 14.10.2009, 12:00h in P044

Miriam Wüst, University of Aarhus:
What else than smoking? The effect of prenatal maternal investments on birth outcomes

ZEW Seminar

Wednesday, 14.10.2009, 16:00h in ZEW L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Paul Jensen, University of Melbourne:
Estimating the Patent Premium: Evidence from the Australian Inventor Survey

CDSE Seminar & SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 13.10.2009, 13:45h in P044

Sebastian Köhne, CDSE University of Mannheim:
The First-Order Approach to Moral Hazard Problems with Hidden Saving

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 13.10.2009, 17:15h in 001

Ian Jewitt, University of Oxford:
Information and Human Capital Management

Theory Workshop

Monday, 12.10.2009, 12:00h in P043

Andreas Irmen , Heidelberg University:
Population Aging and the Direction of Technical Change

Finance Seminar

Monday, 12.10.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, 4.09

Francesca Cornelli , London Business School:
Monitoring Managers: Does it Matter

in week 41/2009

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 8.10.2009, 16:00h in ZEW L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Athanassios Pitsoulis, Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus:
Communication of (Dis-)Approval in Heterogeneous Electorates: A Dynamic Approach

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 7.10.2009, 12:00h in P044

Carsten Trenkler, University of Mannheim:
Codependence and Cointegration

Applied Micro Seminar (SFB/TR 15)

Tuesday, 6.10.2009, 13:45h in P044

Lotta Väänänen, University of Mannheim:
Education and Invention

Theory Workshop

Monday, 5.10.2009, 12:00h in P043

Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln, University of Frankfurt:
Explaining the Low Labor Productivity in East Germany - A Spatial Analysis

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 5.10.2009, 13:45h in P044

Moritz Kuhn, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Explaining cross-country labor market cyclicality: U.S. vs. Germany

in week 40/2009

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 1.10.2009, 17:15h in ZEW L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Thomas W. Ross, University of British Columbia, Vancouver:
Some Anticompetitive Effects of Strategic Alliances and Joint Ventures

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 29.9.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, Room P044

Gregor Zöttl, University of Munich, TBC:
A Framework of Peak Load Pricing with Strategic Firms

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 29.9.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Robert Kollmann, Université Libre de Bruxelles:
International Portfolios, Capital Accumulation and Foreign Assets Dynamics

Theory Workshop

Monday, 28.9.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Thomas Hintermaier, IAS:
Debt Portfolios

Finance Seminar

Monday, 28.9.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 409

Marcin Kacperczyk, New York University; Leonard N. Stern School of Business:
Attention Allocation Over the Business Cycle

in week 39/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 25.9.2009, 14:00h in ZEW L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Holger Stichnoth, ZEW Mannheim:
Does Immigration Weaken Natives' Support for the Welfare State? Evidence from Germany

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 23.9.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Thomas Kopetsch, Kassenärztliche Bundesvereinigung:
Einzugsbereiche von Arztpraxen und die Rolle der räumlichen Distanz für die Arztwahl der Patienten

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 22.9.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Andras Niedermayer, University of Mannheim:
Career Concerns and Career Choice

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 22.9.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Roman Inderst, Frankfurt University:
How (Not) to Pay for (Financial) Advice

in week 38/2009

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.9.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, Room P 44

Bernd Fitzenberger , University of Freiburg:
The Heterogeneous Effects of Training Incidence and Duration on Labor Market Transitions

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 15.9.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, Room P044

Itai Agur , Dutch Central Bank:
tba

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 15.9.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, Room HS001

David de la Croix, Université Catholique de Louvain:
An Incentive Mechanism to Break the Low-skill Immigration Deadlock

Theory Workshop

Monday, 14.9.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, Room P 043

Klaus Adam, University of Mannheim:
Asset Price Bubbles and Crashes

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 14.9.2009, 13:45h in P044

Zhao Xiaojian, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Self-Esteem, Shame and Personal Motivation

Finance Seminar

Monday, 14.9.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, Room 409

Magnus Dahlquist , Stockholm School of Economics:
International Bond Risk Premia

in week 37/2009

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 9.9.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Mark Podolskij, ETH Zürich:
Inference for semimartingales observed with noise

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 8.9.2009, 10:30h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Marc-Andreas Mündler, UC San Diego:
Labor reallocation in response to trade reform

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 8.9.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5,Room P044

Simon Loertscher , University of Melbourne:
Information Transmission in Electoral Competiton

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 8.9.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Tarek Alexander Hassan, University of Chicago:
Country Size, Currency Unions, and International Asset Returns

Theory Workshop

Monday, 7.9.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Michèle Tertilt, Stanford University:
An Equilibrium Model of the African HIV Epidemic

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 7.9.2009, 13:45h in P044

Ernst-Ludwig von Thadden, :
Introduction

in week 35/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 28.8.2009, 14:00h in ZEW L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Fabian Kosse and Friedhelm Pfeiffer, ZEW Mannheim:
Impatience in the Mother-Child Dyad

in week 31/2009

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 30.7.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L 7, 1 Zwischengeschoss (Bibliothek)

Joel Stibale, RWI Essen:
Private Equity, Investment and Financial Constraints: Firm-Level Evidence for France and the United Kingdom

ZEW Seminar

Wednesday, 29.7.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L 7, 1 Zwischengeschoss

Benjamin Balsmeier, Monopolkommission Bonn:
Motives for Multiple Board Memberships and Their Impact on Corporate Performance

ZEW Seminar

Tuesday, 28.7.2009, 17:00h in ZEW, room: Brüssel

Joshua Angrist, MIT:
ACCOUNTABILITY AND FLEXIBILITY IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS: NEW EVIDENCE FROM BOSTON'S CHARTERS AND PILOTS

in week 30/2009

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 23.7.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L 7, 1 Zwischengeschoss (Bibliothek)

Torben Klarl, University of Augsburg:
Spatial Knowledge Spillovers: A Regional View of Germany

in week 28/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 10.7.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Zwischengeschoss

Friedhelm Pfeiffer, ZEW Mannheim:
Early Life Adversity, Home Environment and Children's Competence Development
cancelled

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 9.7.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Zwischengeschoss

Stefan Sperlich, Georg-August Universität Göttingen:
A New Class of Semi-Mixed Effects Models and its Application to Tourist Expenditures in Small Areas

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 7.7.2009, 10:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Sergei Severinov, University of Essex:
On the value of legal representation

in week 27/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 3.7.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Zwischengeschoss

Holger Stichnoth, ZEW Mannheim:
Does Immigration Weaken Natives' Support for the Welfare State? Evidence from Germany

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 30.6.2009, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO43

Thomas Stratmann, George Mason University:
Political Economy at Any Speed: What Determines Traffic Citations?" and "More Tickets, Fewer Accidents: How Cash-Strapped Towns Make for Safer Roads"

ZEW Seminar

Monday, 29.6.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Zwischengeschoss

Sebastian Eichfelder, Freie Universität Berlin:
Tax compliance costs: A business administration perspective

in week 26/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Thursday, 25.6.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Gremienzimmer

Christian Göbel, ZEW Mannheim:
Age and Productivity - Evidence from Linked Employer Data

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 24.6.2009, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO43

Christian Hellwig, UCLA:
Inflation and Welfare with Nominal Rigidities

ZEW Seminar

Monday, 22.6.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Straßburg

Tara M. Sinclair, The George Washington University:
Output Fluctuations in the G-7: An Unobserved Components Approach

in week 25/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 19.6.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1 room: Gremienzimmer

Nicole Gürtzgen, ZEW Mannheim:
Wage Insurance with German Firms - Do Institutions Matter?

MEA Seminar

Tuesday, 16.6.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L 13,17, room: 14/15 ground floor

Michael Ziegelmeyer, MEA Mannheim:
Das Altersvorsorge-Verhalten von Selbständigen - eine Analyse auf Basis der SAVE-Daten

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 16.6.2009, 14:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO43

Holger Sieg, Carnegie Mellon University:
Life cycle dynamics with metropolitan communities

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 15.6.2009, 11:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: 031

Luca Dedola, EZB Frankfurt:
The international dimension of productivity and demand shocks in the US economy
Job Talk

in week 24/2009

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 10.6.2009, 11:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: P 043

Gabriel Felbermayr, University of Hohenheim:
Unemployment in an Interdependent World

ZEW Seminar

Wednesday, 10.6.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss (Bibliothek)

Philip Saure, Swiss National Bank:
Overreporting Oil Reserves

MEA Seminar

Tuesday, 9.6.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L13, 17

Dörte Heger, MEA:
Does Socioeconomic Status influence Waiting Times for Elective Surgery for Elderly Europeans?

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 9.6.2009, 14:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: P 043

Carsten Eckel, University of Bamberg:
International Trade and Retailing

Finance Seminar

Monday, 8.6.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 4.09

Murillo Campello, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign:
Do Stock Prices Influence Corporate Decisions? Evidence from the Technology Bubble

in week 23/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 5.6.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Julia Horstschräer, ZEW Mannheim:
Childcare and Child Development

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 4.6.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss (Bibliothek)

Sascha Wolff, University of Göttingen:
Determinants of East-West Migration in Germany: A Macroeconometric Analysis

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 4.6.2009, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Maarten P. Schinkel, University of Amsterdam:
On the Overcharge Method as a Measure for Antitrust Damages

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 3.6.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Josef Brüderl, University of Mannheim:
The Male Marital Wage Premium: Further Results on an Enduring Puzzle

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 2.6.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Olga Gorelkina, Toulouse School of Economics:
Precluding Ex Ante Collusion in Externality Mechanisms

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 2.6.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: HS001

Ludger Woessmann, University of Munich:
Do Better Schools Lead to More Growth? Cognitive Skills, Economic Outcomes and Causation

in week 22/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 29.5.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Thomas Walter, ZEW Mannheim:
Is the general use of benefit sanctions really effective to activate the unemployed? Evidence from welfare recipients in Germany

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 28.5.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss (Bibliothek)

Reyn van Ewijik, University of Amsterdam:
Long-Term Health Effects on the Next Generation of Ramadan Fasting During Pregnancy

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 28.5.2009, 17:15h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Justus Haucap, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg:
Competition and Price Discrimination in the German Mobile Telecommunications Market

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 26.5.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Andrea Galeotti, University of Essex:
Strategic Information Transmission in Networks

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 26.5.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: HS001

Johannes Hoerner, Yale University:
Private Bids and Information Revelation in Repeated Auctions

MEA Seminar

Monday, 25.5.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L13, 17

Laura Romeu-Gordo, DZA:
Do older workers earn more than they deserve? The influence of cognitive abilities on wages

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 25.5.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Jennifer Abel-Koch, University of Mannheim, CDSE:
Competing Interests and the Political Economy of Trade Policy

Finance Seminar

Monday, 25.5.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 4.09

David Yermack, New York University; Leonard N. Stern School of Business:
Is a Higher Calling Enough? Incentive Compensation in the Church

in week 21/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 22.5.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Karsten Reuß, ZEW Mannheim:
Sensitive and Critical Periods of Cognitive and Noncognitive Skills

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 20.5.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Christoph Nagel, University of Mannheim, CDSE:
What corrects Biases in Consumer Price Effects more? Endogeneity Corrections versus Superior Data

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 19.5.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Stefan Behringer, University of Frankfurt:
The Provision of a Public Good with a direct Provision Technology and a Large Number of Agents

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 19.5.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: HS001

Norman Schürhoff, Université de Lausanne:
Dynamic Investment and Financing under Asymmetric Information

Theory Workshop

Monday, 18.5.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Frank Riedel, University of Bielefeld:
Social Preferences in Competitive Markets

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 18.5.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Johannes Brumm and Michael Grill, University of Mannheim, CDSE:
Computing Equilibria in Dynamic Models with Trading Constraints

Finance Seminar

Monday, 18.5.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 4.09

Sreedhar Bharath, University of Michigan:
Are Women Executives Disadvantaged?

in week 20/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 15.5.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Andrea Mühlenweg, ZEW Mannheim:
Young and innocent? International evidence on school age effects on victimization in elementary schools

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 14.5.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Hamburg

Pamela Wiepking, VU Amsterdam:
Explaining Differences in Charitable Giving in Europe

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 13.5.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Guido Heineck, University of Nuremberg-Erlangen:

The returns to cognitive abilities and personality traits in Germany

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 12.5.2009, 13:45h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Luxemburg

Eugenio Miravete, University of Texas, Austin:
The Doubtful Profitability of Foggy Pricing

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 12.5.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: HS001

Chad Syverson, University of Chicago:
Why Do Firms Own Production Chains?

MEA Seminar

Monday, 11.5.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15 ground floor

Alexander Aldinger, MEA University of Mannheim:
Do financial literacy and financial advice determine household portfolio choice

Theory Workshop

Monday, 11.5.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Xenia Matschke, University of Connecticut:
Antidumping as Strategic Trade Policy under Asymmetric Information

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 11.5.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Yao Yao, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Labor Income Risk: International Comparison

in week 19/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 8.5.2009, 14:00h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Verena Niepel, ZEW Mannheim:
The Importance of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills for the Duration of Unemployment

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 7.5.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Olaf Potsch, University of Aarhus:
Risk Premia in General Equilibrium

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 6.5.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Paolo Masella, University of Mannheim:
Birthright citizenship and parents' integration

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 5.5.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Estelle Cantillon, Ecares:
Competition between Exchanges: Lessons from the Battle of the Bund

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 5.5.2009, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: HS001

Vicente Cunat, London School of Economics:
Information gathering externalities in product markets

Theory Workshop

Monday, 4.5.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO43

Johannes Voget, Oxford University:
Taxation and Takeover Premiums in Cross-border M & As

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 4.5.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Heiko Karle, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Pricing and Information Disclosure in Markets with Loss-Averse Consumers

Finance Seminar

Monday, 4.5.2009, 15:30h in L 9, 1-2, room: 409

Vicente Cunant, London School of Economics :
Globalization and the Provision of Incentives Inside the Firm: The Effect of Foreign Competition

in week 18/2009

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 30.4.2009, 17:15h in ZEW L 7, 1, Zwischengeschoss

Peter Mollgaard, Copenhagen Business School:
Fishy business: Multi-jurisdictional treatment of a horizontal merger in salmon farming

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 29.4.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Thomas Kopetsch, Kassenärztliche Bundesvereinigung/ National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians:
Einzugsbereiche von Arztpraxen und die Rolle der räumlichen Distanz für die Arztwahl der Patienten (Note: the talk will be in German)
cancelled due to illness of the speaker

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 28.4.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Sergei Severinov, University of Colombia:
A method to solve a class of multidimensional screening problems

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 28.4.2009, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Marcus Hagedorn, University of Zurich:
Wages over the Business Cycle:Spot Markets?

MEA Seminar

Monday, 27.4.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L 13, 17, room: 14/15 ground floor

Martina Brandt, MEA:
Hilfe zwischen Generationen in Europa (t.b.c.)

Theory Workshop

Monday, 27.4.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO43

Frank Westermann, University of Osnabrück:
Kreditrestriktionen und Boom-Bust Zyklen in Osteuropa

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 27.4.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Tabea Bucher-Koenen, CDSE Uni Mannheim and MEA:
Searching for a Riester contract

ZEW Seminar

Monday, 27.4.2009, 16:00h in ZEW L 7, 1, room: Straßburg

Mark Roberts, Pennsylvania State University:
R&D Investment, Exporting, and Productivity Dynamics

in week 17/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 24.4.2009, 14:00h in ZEW Mannheim, Zwischengeschoss

Philipp Eisenhauer, ZEW Mannheim:
The Econometrics of the Technology of Skill Formation

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 23.4.2009, 16:00h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Konstantinos Tatsiramos, IZA:
Benefits Duration, Unemployment Duration and Employment Stability: A Regression Discontinuity Approach

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 22.4.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Christian Offermanns, University of Frankfurt:
tba

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 21.4.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Wioletta Dziuda, Northwestern University:
Strategic Argumentation

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 21.4.2009, 17:15h in L 7 3-5, room: HS001

Eytan Sheshinski, The Hebrew University Jerusalem:
Bounded Rationality and Socially Optimal Limits on Choice in A Self-Selection Model

Theory Workshop

Monday, 20.4.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO43

Pierre Boyer, University of Toulouse:
Government Organization and Public Goods Provision

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 20.4.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Johannes Koenen, University of Mannheim, CDSE:
Individual (ir)rationality? An empirical analysis of behavior in an emerging social online-network

Finance Seminar

Monday, 20.4.2009, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 4.09

Alan Morrison, University of Oxford - Said Business School:
Internal Reporting Systems, Commitment, and Capital Adequacy Requirements

in week 15/2009

MEA Seminar

Monday, 6.4.2009, 10:15h in L 13,17, room: 14/15 ground floor

Christian Hunkler, MEA:
Human Capital or Discrimination? Labor Market Entry Disadvantages of Second- Generation Turkish Migrants in Germany

in week 14/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 3.4.2009, 14:30h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Susanne Steffes, ZEW Mannheim:
Employment Behavior of Young Women during and after Maternity Leave: Evidence based on Company Data

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 2.4.2009, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Albert Marcet, Institute of Economic Analysis Barcelona:
Pareto-Improving Optimal Capital and Labor Taxes

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 31.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Tommasso Valletti, Imperial College London, University of Rome ''Tor Vergata'':
Buyer Power and the "Waterbed Effect''

ZEW Seminar

Tuesday, 31.3.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Roland Klingebiel, Centre for Strategic Studies, Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge:
Flexible Resource Allocation in New Product Development (NPD) Portfolios and its Impact on Firm Performance in Innovation

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 31.3.2009, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5; room: 001

Martin Ellison, University of Oxford:
Learning and Price Volatility in Duopoly Models of Resource Depletion

MEA Seminar

Monday, 30.3.2009, 10:15h in L 13,17, room: 14/15 ground floor

Steffen Reinhold, MEA:
Using natural experiments to identify the causal effect of education on health

Theory Workshop

Monday, 30.3.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO43

Heiner Schumacher, University of Frankfurt:
Reputation and Competition in a Market for Differentiated Products

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 30.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Lisandra Flach, University of Mannheim, CDSE:
Networks and Trade: Evidence from the Jewish Diaspora

in week 13/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 27.3.2009, 14:00h in ZEW; Zwischengeschoss

Bodo Aretz, ZEW Mannheim:
"Collect More Money by Improving the Design of Solicitation Letters - A Field Experiment"
wird verschoben!!

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 26.3.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss, Bibliothek

Ulrich Fritsche, DIW:
Disagreement Among Forecasters in G7 Countries

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.3.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Benedikt Pötscher, University of Vienna:
Efficient Simulation-Based Minimum Distance Estimation and Indirect Inference

Specials

Wednesday, 25.3.2009, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5, room: 001

Ulf von Kalckreuth, Deutsche Bundesbank (Central Bank of the Federal Republic of Germany):
Presentation of the Economic Research Centre of the Central Bank

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 24.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Marco Möller, University Carlos III Madrid:
Decision Making and Implementation in Teams

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 24.3.2009, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5, room: HS001

Nicola Pavoni, University College London:
tba

MEA Seminar

Monday, 23.3.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L 13,17 room: 14/15 ground floor

Thorsten Kneip, MZES Mannheim:
Der Einfluss unilateralen Scheidungsrechts auf die Entwicklung der Europäischen Scheidungsrate

Theory Workshop

Monday, 23.3.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO43

Alexander Ludwig, University of Mannheim:
Computing Transitional Dynamics in Heterogeneous Agent Models with Aggregate Risk by Parameterized Laws of Motion

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 23.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Igor Kheifets, Univ. Carlos III:
Specification Tests for Nonlinear Time Series Models
guest lecturer

Finance Seminar

Monday, 23.3.2009, 15:30h in L 9, 1-2, room: 409

Fabio Trojani, University of St. Gallen:
Economic Uncertainty, Disagreement, and Credit Markets

in week 12/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 20.3.2009, 14:00h in ZEW Mannheim, Zwischengeschoss

Susanne Steffes, ZEW Mannheim:
Employment Behavior of Young Women during and after Maternity Leave: Evidence based on Company Data

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 19.3.2009, 17:15h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Patrick Rey, IDEI and Université Toulouse I:
Interconnection Agreements and Network Competition

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 18.3.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Christopher Ksoll, Oxford University:
Conflict and Exports: The Impact of the Kenyan Post-Election Violence of Flower Exorting-Firms

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 17.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Dongshoo Shin, University of Mannheim:
Hierarchical Structures and Dynamic Incentives

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Tuesday, 17.3.2009, 14:00h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Pia Pinger, ZEW Mannheim:
Estimating the Returns to Locus of Control in Germany

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 17.3.2009, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5, room: 001

Fahad Khalil, University of Washington:
Bribery vs. Extortion: Allowing the Lesser of Two Evils

Theory Workshop

Monday, 16.3.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO43

Sebastian Koehne, University of Mannheim CDSE:
The First Order Approach to Moral Hazard Problems with Hidden Saving: The Case of CARA Utility

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 16.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Xiaojian Zhao, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Strategic Mis-selling and Pre-Contractual Cognition

Finance Seminar

Monday, 16.3.2009, 15:30h in L 9, 1-2, room: 409

Andrew Ellul, Kelley School of Business:
Control Motivations and Capital Structure Decisions

in week 11/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 13.3.2009, 14:00h in ZEW; Zwischengeschoss

Julia Horstschräer, ZEW Mannheim:
Ex-ante Evaluation of a Homecare Allowance

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 12.3.2009, 16:00h in ZEW L 7, 1

Laura Wichert, University of Konstanz:
Female Labor Force Participation and the Big Five

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 11.3.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Christoph Trebesch, Free University of Berlin:
The Economic Drivers of Human Trafficking: Micro-Evidence from Five Eastern European Countries

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 10.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Florian Englmair, LMU Munich:
Moral Hazard with Endogenous Outside Options and Employment-At-Will

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 10.3.2009, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5; room: HS001

Micael Castanheira, Université Libre de Bruxelles:
One Person, Many Votes: Divided Majority and Information Aggregation

Theory Workshop

Monday, 9.3.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO43

Wendelin Schnedler, University of Mannheim:
"When are multiple tasks a problem?"

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 9.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Malte Hübner, University of Mannheim, CDSE:
The welfare effects of discriminating between in-state and out-of-state students

Finance Seminar

Monday, 9.3.2009, 15:30h in L 9, 1-2, room: 409

Thierry Foucault, HEC School of Management:
Liquidity Cycles and Make/Take Fees in Electronic Markets

in week 10/2009

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 5.3.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, Zwischengeschoss, Bibliothek

Gerhard Kempkes, TU Dresden:
Do Institutions Matter for University Cost Efficiency - Evidence from Germany

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 5.3.2009, 17:30h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Michael Waldmann, Cornell University, USA:
Competition, Monopoly and Aftermarkets

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 4.3.2009, 12:00h in L 7 3-5, room: PO44

Zeno Enders, University of Bonn:
Has the Euro Changed the Business Cycle?

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 3.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Benno Bühler, Toulouse School of Economics:
Do international roaming alliances harm consumers?

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 3.3.2009, 17:15h in L 7 3-5, room: HS001

Arthur Fishman, Bar Ilan University:
Business as Usual: A Consumer Search Theory of Sticky Prices and Asymmetric Price Adjustment

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 2.3.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Christoph Nagel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Where has Price Endogeneity gone?

in week 09/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 27.2.2009, 14:00h in ZEW Mannheim, Zwischengeschoss

Stephan Dlugosz, ZEW Mannheim:
Factor Selection in Observational Studies - An Application of Nonlinear Factor Selection to Propensity Scores

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 25.2.2009, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Atilim Seymen, ZEW Mannheim:
Business Cycle Dynamics in the Euro Area

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 24.2.2009, 13:45h in L 7 3-5, room: PO44

Alexander Stremitzer, University of Bonn:
Standard Breach Remedies, Quality Thresholds, and Cooperative Investments

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 24.2.2009, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5, room: 001

Hauk Esther, IAE- Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona:
The quality of political institutions and the curse of natural resources

MEA Seminar

Monday, 23.2.2009, 10:15h in MEA, L13, 17, room: 14/15 ground floor

Kathrin Nies, University of Maastricht:
A Reduced Form Analysis of a Reform in Dutch Early Retirement Arrangements

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 23.2.2009, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: PO44

Martin Scheffel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Labor Market Institutions in Turbulent Times: the Case of Human Capital Accumulation

in week 08/2009

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 19.2.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Ying Fan, Yale University:
Market Structure and Product Quality in the U.S. Daily Newspaper Market
Job Market Seminar

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 19.2.2009, 17:30h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

C. Christian von Weizsäcker, MPI Bonn:
The Antitrust Problems of Four-Party-Credit-Card Systems
cancelled due to illness of speaker

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 18.2.2009, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Uta Pigorsch, University of Mannheim:
Localized Realized Volatility Modeling

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 17.2.2009, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5, 001

Athanasiou Efthymios, Université de Louvain:
On Sharing the Benefits of Communication
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 16.2.2009, 12:00h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Peter Haan, DIW Berlin:
Employment effects of welfare reforms - Evidence from a dynamic structural life-cycle model
Job Market Seminar

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 16.2.2009, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Ernst-Ludwig von Thadden, University of Mannheim:
Introduction

in week 07/2009

Faculty Seminar

Friday, 13.2.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Tessa Bold, University of Oxford:
Implications of Endogenous Group Formation for Efficient Risk-Sharing
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 11.2.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Ali Sina Onder, Vanderbilt University:
Competing for Inflation Tax Revenue
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 10.2.2009, 11:00h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Andrea Pozzi, Stanford University:
Shopping Costs and Brand Exploration in Online Grocery
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 10.2.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Lotta Väänänen, Helsinki School of Economics:
Returns to Inventors
Job Market Seminar

in week 06/2009

Faculty Seminar

Friday, 6.2.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Deniz Selman, University of Pennsylvania:
Optimal Sequencing of Presidential Primaries
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 3.2.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Jacek Suda, Washington University in St. Louis:
How Does a Twisted Beliefs Shock Affect the Macroeconomy
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Monday, 2.2.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Andras Niedermayer, Kellogg School of Management:
Fee Setting Intermediaries: On Real Estate Agents, Stock Brokers, and Auction Houses
Job Market Seminar

in week 05/2009

Faculty Seminar

Friday, 30.1.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Aron Toth, University of Warwick:
The Great Industry Gamble: Market Structure Dynamics with Moral Hazard
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 29.1.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Emanuele Tarantino, European University Institute:
Bankruptcy Law and Corporate Investment Decisions
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 28.1.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Georg Dürnecker, European University Institute:
Technology Adoption, Turbulence and the Dynamics of Unemployment
Job Market Seminar

in week 04/2009

Faculty Seminar

Friday, 23.1.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Almut Balleer, Bonn University:
New Evidence, Old Puzzles: Technology Shocks and Labor Market Dynamics
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 21.1.2009, 12:00h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Antonio Mele, Universitat Pompeu Fabra:
Repeated Moral Hazard and Recursive Lagrangeans
Job Market Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 20.1.2009, 14:30h in L 9, 1, Auditorium: 003

Matthieu Bouvard, Université de Toulouse:
tba
Job Market Seminar

MEA Seminar

Monday, 19.1.2009, 10:15h in MEA L 13, 17, room: 14/15, ground floor

Barbara Schaan, MEA:
Widowhood and Depression

in week 03/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 16.1.2009, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Gremienzimmer

Ruben Seiberlich, ZEW:
Youth at Risk

Faculty Seminar

Thursday, 15.1.2009, 14:00h in L9, 1, Auditorium 003

Sophie Bade, Pennsylvania State University:
Stochastic Independence with Maxmin Expected Utilities
Job Market Seminar

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 15.1.2009, 16:00h in ZEW, L7, 1, room: Straßburg

Daiju Narita, IfW, Kiel:
Economic Optimality of CCS Use: A Resource-Economic Model

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Wednesday, 14.1.2009, 14:00h in L9,1 Auditorium 003

Jeanne Hagenbach, Paris School of Economics:
Strategic Communication Networks
Job Market Seminar

MEA Seminar

Monday, 12.1.2009, 10:15h in MEA L 13, 17, room: 14/15, ground floor

Aniko Biro, CEU, HU:
Voluntary health insurance, precautionary savings and consumption level of older people - Empirical findings based on international data

in week 02/2009

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 9.1.2009, 14:00h in ZEW Mannheim, Zwischengeschoss

Melanie Artz, Holger Bonin, Martina Hartig , ZEW Mannheim:
Local Gender Imbalance and Marriage Markets - Evidence from Germany

in week 52/2008

MEA Seminar

Monday, 22.12.2008, 10:15h in MEA, L13, 17, room: 14/15, ground floor

Benjamin Bidder, MEA:
Die Auszahlungsphase bei der kapitalgedeckten Altersvorsorge

in week 51/2008

SFB 504 Seminar

Tuesday, 16.12.2008, 15:15h in Bibliothek Weber, L 5, 2, 1st floor

Geraldo Cerqueiro, Tilburg University:
Does Debtor Protection Really Protect Debtor? Evidence from the Small Business Credit Market

MEA Seminar

Monday, 15.12.2008, 10:15h in MEA, L13, 17, room: 14/15, ground floor

Julie Korbmacher, MEA:
Generationenbeziehungen im alternden Europa (t.b.c.)

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 15.12.2008, 17:15h in Alfred-Weber-Institut, Raum 1017, Grabengasse 14, Heidelberg

Maros Servátka, University of Canterbury, NZ:
Words Speak Louder than Money

in week 50/2008

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 12.12.2008, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1: room: Gremienzimmer

Markus Clauss, ZEW:
"Mikrosimulation - Entwicklungen: Unfreiwillige Arbeitslosigkeit, Mixed Logit" ("Developments of the microsimulation model")
in German

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 11.12.2008, 16:00h in ZEW, L7,1, Zwischengeschoss

Suncica Vujic, Centraal Planbureau:
Competition and quality in Dutch primary schools

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Wednesday, 10.12.2008, 13:45h in L7, 3-5; room: P044

Sven Rady, LMU Munich:
Negatively Correlated Bandits

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 9.12.2008, 13:45h in L7, 3-5; room: P044

Hannes Ullrich, ZEW Mannheim:
The Incentive Effects of Nomination Contests: Theory and Empirical Evidence from Professional Soccer

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 9.12.2008, 15:30h in L7, 3-5; room: P043

Dorothea Kübler, TU Berlin:
Why Votes have a Value

MEA Seminar

Monday, 8.12.2008, 10:15h in MEA L13, 17, room: 14/15 (ground floor)

Joachim Winter, LMU:
Temptation and self-control in the laboratory

Theory Workshop

Monday, 8.12.2008, 12:00h in P043

Frank Heinemann, TU Berlin:
Measuring agents' overreaction to public information in beauty contest games

in week 49/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 4.12.2008, 16:00h in ZEW, L7,1

Florian Schütt, European University Institute, Florence:
Inventors and Impostors: An Economic Analysis of Patent Examination

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 4.12.2008, 17:15h in ZEW, L 7, 1, Raum Hamburg

Christian Ewald, Bundeskartellamt:
Ökonomie im Kartellrecht – Herausforderungen und anzustrebende Standards

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 3.12.2008, 12:00h in P044

Pablo Rovira Kaltwasser, KU Leuven:
A simple herding behavior model of the exchange rate

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 2.12.2008, 15:30h in P044

Alexander Libman, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Democracy, Size of Bureaucracy, and Economic Growth: The Case of Russian Regions

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 2.12.2008, 17:15h in L7, 3-5; room: HS001

Andrew Chesher, UC London:
Instrumental Variable Models for Discrete Outcomes

MEA Seminar

Monday, 1.12.2008, 10:15h in MEA, L13, 17, room: 14/15, ground floor

Edgar Vogel, MEA:
From Malthus to Modern Growth: Child Labor, Schooling and Human Capital

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 1.12.2008, 17:15h in Schloss, O48

Carsten Schmidt, University of Mannheim:
Myths and facts about football: The economics and psychology of the world's greatest sport

in week 48/2008

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 28.11.2008, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1; Zwischengeschoss

Alisher Aldashev, ZEW:
Qualification Mismatch

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 27.11.2008, 16:00h in ZEW L7, 1

Roland Menges, University of Clausthal:
Preferences in Funding Public Goods Provision - An Experimental Investigation Referring to the Example of Renewables

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 26.11.2008, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: P44

Julia Schneider, FU Berlin and IAB:
Effects of integration contracts on reservation wages

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 25.11.2008, 13:45h in L7, 3-5; room: P044

Howard Smith, University of Oxford:
Local Clustering in Commercial Radio: Scale Economies or Product Positioning?

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 25.11.2008, 15:30h in P044

Stefanie Brilon, MPI Bonn and CDSE Uni Mannheim:
The Good, the Bad, and the Lazy: Labor Management in Non-Profit Organizations
joint work with Emmanuelle Auriol, TSE

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 25.11.2008, 17:15h in L7, 3-5; room: 001

Gianluca Violante, New York University:
Consumption and Labor Supply with Partial Insurance: An Analytical Framework

Theory Workshop

Monday, 24.11.2008, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: P043

Dorothea Kübler, TU Berlin:
Why Votes have a Value?
cancelled due to illness of the speaker

in week 47/2008

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 21.11.2008, 14:00h in ZEW, L7, 1; Zwischengeschoss

Melanie Arntz, ZEW:
What Makes the Construction Sector Weather-Proof? Evidence from Germany

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 19.11.2008, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: P44

Simone Manganelli, ECB:
Asset allocation by penalized least squares

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 18.11.2008, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: P44

Susanne Ohlendorf, University of Bonn:
Signaling an Outside Option

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 18.11.2008, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Silvana Tenreyro, London School of Economics:
Hot and Cold Seasons in the Housing Markets

MEA Seminar

Monday, 17.11.2008, 10:15h in MEA, L13,17, room: 14/15

Karsten Hank, MEA:
Perceptions of Job Security in Europe's Ageing Workforce

Theory Workshop

Monday, 17.11.2008, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: P043

Klaus Adam, University of Mannheim:
Internal Rationality and Asset Prices

Finance Seminar

Monday, 17.11.2008, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room: 409

Michael Brennan, University of California at Los Angeles:
Agency and Asset Pricing

Faculty Seminar MAHEISEM in Heidelberg

Monday, 17.11.2008, 17:15h in Alfred-Weber-Institut (AWI) Grabengasse 14, HD

Werner Güth, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Jena:
Do Investors Optimize, Follow Heuristics, or Listen to Experts?

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 17.11.2008, 17:15h in L13, 17, 5th floor

Jean-Philippe Lefort, University of Mannheim:
Some results on the updating of non-additive preferences

in week 46/2008

Seminar in Labour Economics (ZEW Werkstattseminar)

Friday, 14.11.2008, 14:00h in room Zwischengeschoss, ZEW

Stephan Dlugozs, ZEW:
Statistical Modelling of Errors in Administrative Labour Market Data -- Ansätze and Problems

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 12.11.2008, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, room: P044

Guido Heineck, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg:
The returns to cognitive abilities and personal traits in Germany
cancelled due to illness of speaker

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 11.11.2008, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: P044

Daniel Krähmer, University of Bonn:
Exit options in incomplete contracts with asymmetric information

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 11.11.2008, 15:30h in P044

Moritz Kuhn, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
General equilibrium in models with permanent income shocks and production

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 11.11.2008, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, room: 001

Jan Eeckhout, University of Pennsylvania:
Diverse Organizations and the Competition for Talent

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 10.11.2008, 17:15h in Alfred-Weber-Institut (AWI) , Grabengasse 14, room: 1017, HD

Gleb Koshevoy, University of Moskau:
Cooperative games with restrictions on coalitions' formations

in week 45/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 6.11.2008, 16:00h in L 7, 1, ZEW, Zwischengeschoss

Oliver Röhn, ifo Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung, München:
Financial Openness and Thresholds Revisited: Accounting for Model Uncertainty

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 6.11.2008, 17:15h in L 7, 1, ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Gabor Kezdi, Central European University, Budapest:
Estimating switching costs from aggregate data

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 5.11.2008, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: P044

Steffen Reinhold, University of Mannheim:
Temporary migration, skill upgrade, and legal status: evidence from Mexican migrants

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 4.11.2008, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: P044

Henrik Orzen, University of Nottingham:
The appearance of homo rivalis: Social preferences and the nature of rent seeking

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 4.11.2008, 15:30h in P044

Christina Kolerus, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Nationalization as a Redistribution Device

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 4.11.2008, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5, room: 001

Yuichi Kitamura, Yale University:
Nonparametric Estimation in Random Coefficients Binary Choice Models

Theory Workshop

Monday, 3.11.2008, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room: P043

Dirk Engelmann, University of London:
A Shock Therapy against the "Endowment Effect"

in week 44/2008

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 29.10.2008, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5, room P44

Christian Kascha, Central Bank Norway:
Combining inflation density forecasts: some cross-country evidence

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 28.10.2008, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room: P044

John Thanassoulis, University of Oxford:
Upstream Competition and Downstream Buyer Power

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 28.10.2008, 15:30h in P044

Gonzague Vannoorenberghe, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Skill premium and heterogeneous firms in international trade: new considerations

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 28.10.2008, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5, room: 001

Marc-Andreas Muendler, Princeton University:
The Extensive Margin of Exporting Goods: A Firm-level Analysis

MEA Seminar

Monday, 27.10.2008, 10:15h in L 13, 17 room: 14/15 ground floor

Florian Heiss, LMU:
Consumer Choice in Health Insurance Market

Theory Workshop

Monday, 27.10.2008, 12:00h in P043

Elisabeth Schulte, University of Mannheim:
Preselection and Expert Advice

Finance Seminar

Monday, 27.10.2008, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 4.09

Vikrant Vig, London Business School:
Access to Collateral and Corporate Debt Structure

in week 43/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 23.10.2008, 16:00h in ZEW L 7,1, Raum Straßburg

Monika Trapp, University of Mannheim:
Systemic Risk in Bonds and Credit Derivatives - The Case of the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 22.10.2008, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5: room P 44

Stephan Klasen, University of Göttingen:
Gender Inequality in Health Financing Strategies in India

SFB 504 Seminar

Wednesday, 22.10.2008, 17:15h in Alfred-Weber Institut, room, 1017, Grabengasse 14, HD

Arno Riedl, Maastricht University:
Maximum Effort in the Minimum Effort Game

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 21.10.2008, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5, room P044

Elisabeth Müller, ZEW Mannheim:
Patent Thickets, Licensing and Innovative Performance

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 21.10.2008, 15:30h in P044

Daniel Harenberg, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Theoretical properties of a consumer default model

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 21.10.2008, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5: room 001

Seppo Honkapohja, University of Helsinki:
Generalized Stochastic Gradient Learning

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 20.10.2008, 17:15h in L 13, 17, 5th floor; seminar room

Jana Janßen, University of Mannheim:
Effects of accessibility experiences and uncertainty on perceived fairness, trust, and cooperation behavior

in week 42/2008

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 15.10.2008, 12:00h in L7, 3-5 P 44

Christina Gathmann, Stanford University:
How do Electoral Systems Affect Fiscal Policy? Evidence from State and Local Governments, 1890-2005

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 14.10.2008, 13:45h in L 7, 3-5: room P 44

Sebastian Kranz, University of Bonn:
Legal Unbundling can be A Golden Mean between vertical Integration and Separation

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 14.10.2008, 15:30h in P044

Alia Gizatulina, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Private Beliefs and Implementation of Efficient Decision Rules

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 14.10.2008, 17:15h in L 7, 3-5: room 001

Christoph Vanberg, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Jena:
Why do people keep their promises? An experimental test of two explanations

Theory Workshop

Monday, 13.10.2008, 12:00h in P043

Ivan Jaccard, European Central Bank Frankfurt:
Asset Pricing, Habit Memory, and the Labor Market

Finance Seminar

Monday, 13.10.2008, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 4.09

Mariassunta Gianetty, Stockholm School of Economics:
Do Cultural Differences Between Contracting Parties Matter? Evidence from Syndicated Bank Loans

in week 41/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 9.10.2008, 16:00h in L 7,1, Raum Straßburg

Kristiaan Kerstens, IESEG School of Management, Lille:
Ex-Post Performance Gauging in Discrete Time Using a Luenberger Portfolio Productivity Indicator

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 9.10.2008, 17:15h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Yannis Katsoulacos, Athens University of Economics and Business:
On Optimal Legal Standards for Competition Policy: A General Welfare-Based Analysis

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 7.10.2008, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, Room P044

Natalia Fabra, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid:
Investment Incentives and Auction Design in Electricity Markets

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 7.10.2008, 15:30h in P044

Michal Kowalik, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Pro-cyclicality, Securitization and Bank Capital Regulation

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 7.10.2008, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, HS001

Emir Kamenica, University of Chicago:
Bayesian Persuasion

Theory Workshop

Monday, 6.10.2008, 12:00h in P043

Philip Jung, University of Mannheim:
The Optimal Contracting with limited Committment and On The Job Search

Finance Seminar

Monday, 6.10.2008, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 4.09

Bart Lambrecht, Lancaster University Management School:
Capital Structure, Liquidity and Transferable Human Capital

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 6.10.2008, 17:15h in Alfred-Weber Institut, Raum 1017, Grabengasse 14, Heidelberg

Simon Grant, Rice University:
Generalized Utilitarianism and Harsanyi's Impartial Observer Theorem

in week 40/2008

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 1.10.2008, 12:00h in L7, 3-5, Room P044

Uta Ziegler, University of Rostock:
Cohort Changes in the Incidence of Care Need in West Germany between 1986 and 2005

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 30.9.2008, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, Room P044

Martin Peitz, University of Mannheim:
Selling Service Plans to Differentially Informed Customers

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 30.9.2008, 17:15h in L7, 3-5, HS001

Georg Weizsaecker, LSE:
Do we follow others when we should? A simple test of rational expectations

Theory Workshop

Monday, 29.9.2008, 12.00h in L7, 3-5, Room P043

Mike Felgenhauer, University of Mannheim:
Informational and Monetary Lobbying: Smart Politicians, Good Decisions?

Finance Seminar

Monday, 29.9.2008, 15:30h in P043

Antoine Martin, Federal Reserve Bank of New York:
The Welfare Effects of a Liquidity-Saving Mechanism

in week 39/2008

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 23.9.2008, 13:45h in P044

Felix Bierbrauer, MPI Bonn:
Optimal Democratic Mechanisms for Taxation and Public Good Provision

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 23.9.2008, 15:30h in P044

Henrik Lundvall, Stockholm School of Economics:
Workers Wealth and Unemployment: Do Poor Workers Affect Aggregate Outcomes?

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 23.9.2008, 17:15h in 001

Elise Brezis, Bar Ilan University Israel:
Population Dynamics and Economic Growth: Should We Model Differently Poor and Rich Countries?

MEA Seminar

Monday, 22.9.2008, 10:15h in L13, 17, Room 14/15

Michael Ziegelmeyer, MEA:
Panel Imputation in SAVE

Theory Workshop

Monday, 22.9.2008, 12:00h in P043

Michal Kowalik, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Endogenizing the Scope of the Stigma of Failure

Finance Seminar

Monday, 22.9.2008, 15:30h in L9, 1-2, room 4.09

Phil Dybvig, Washington University in St. Louis:
Renegotiation-proof Contracting, Disclosure, and Incentives for Efficient Investment

in week 38/2008

SFB 504 Seminar

Friday, 19.9.2008, 10:30h in Seminarraum A5, 6 (Bauteil B), Raum 316

Ulf Böckenholt, McGill University, Montreal:
I love thee - let me count the ways...Oh, I love thee even more! The interplay between Prior Attitudes and Metacognitions

SFB TR/15 Seminar

Tuesday, 16.9.2008, 13.45h in P044

Dongsoo Chin, Santa Clara University, Leavey School of Business:
Granting an Exit Option to Conduct an Audit

SFB 504 Seminar

Tuesday, 16.9.2008, 15.15h in Bibliothek Weber, L 5,2, 1st floor

Daniel Dorn, Drexel University, Philadelphia:
Preferred Risk Habitat of Individual Investors

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 16.9.2008, 17.15h in L7, 3-5, HS001

Reint Gropp, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität, Frankfurt am Main:
The effect of stock price fluctuations on corporate cash flow

Finance Seminar

Monday, 15.9.2008, 15.30h in L9, 1-2, Room 409

Henri Servaes, London Business School:
Does Derivative Accounting Affect Risk Management? International Survey Evidence

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 15.9.2008, 17.15h in Seminar room L13, 17, 5th floor

Michael Ebert, Projekt C7,SFB 504:
IAS 39 and Biases in the Risk Perception of Financial Instruments

in week 37/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 11.9.2008, 16.00h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss (Bibliothek)

Hélène Couprie, Universität Toulouse I:
Is power more evenly balanced in poor households?

Mannheim Competition Policy Forum

Thursday, 11.9.2008, 17.30h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Jorge Padilla, LECG:
Inaugural Talk

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 10.9.2008, 12.00h in P044

Melanie Arntz, ZEW Mannheim:
Reforming Consumer Directed Care in Germany: a Woodwork Effect?

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 9.9.2008, 13.45h in P044

Heiko Karle, CDSE, University of Mannheim:
Ownership and Control in Differentiated Product Markets

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 9.9.2008, 15.30h in L7, 3-5, Room P044

Ernst-Ludwig von Thadden, University of Mannheim:
Introduction

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 9.9.2008, 17.15h in L7, 3-5, HS001

Matthias Döpke, UCLA:
The Baby Boom and World War II: A Macroeconomic Analysis

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 8.9.2008, 11.00h in Seminar room L13, 17, 5th floor

Tobias Stark, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen:
Determinants and Consequences of Response Strategies for Answering Survey Questions

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Monday, 8.9.2008, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, room: PO44

Simon Loetscher, University of Melbourne:
tba

Finance Seminar

Monday, 8.9.2008, 15.30h in L9, 1-2, Room 409

Adriano Rampini, Duke University:
Collateral, financial intermediation, and the distribution of debt capacity

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 8.9.2008, 17.15h in Schloss, O48

Jon A. Krosnick, Stanford University:
Can a Survey Measure How Much Money People Are Willing to Pay to Clean Up Pollution? Assessing the Contingent Valuation Method

in week 24/2008

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 10.6.2008, 13.45h in P044

Kenneth C. Wilbur, University of Southern California:
tba

Theory Workshop

Monday, 9.6.2008, 13.00h in P043

Thomas Kittsteiner, LSE:
"Williamson meets Hart: Haggling costs and incomplete contracts"

in week 23/2008

SFB TR/15 Seminar

Friday, 6.6.2008, 13.45h in P044

Tarek Hassan, Harvard University:
The Social Cost of Near-Rational Investment: Why we should worry about volatile stock markets

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 5.6.2008, 16.00h in ZEW Raum Straßburg

Jens Südekum, Universität Duisburg-Essen:
The Effects of Cultural Diversity on Regional Labour Markets in Germany

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 4.6.2008, 12.00h in P044

Hans Martin von Gaudecker, Free University Amsterdam:
The Effect of Retirement on Cognitive Functioning

Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, 4.6.2008, 16.30h in 001

Peter Diamond, MIT:
The Base for Direct Taxation

Faculty/SFB TR/15 Seminar

Tuesday, 3.6.2008, 13.45h in 001

Nicola Persico, New York University:
A Search-Theoretic Model of the Retail Market for Illicit Drugs

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 3.6.2008, 15.30h in P044

Alexander Gaigl, CDSE, Unversity of Mannheim:
An Evolutionary Model of Bidding Behavior

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 3.6.2008, 17.15h in 001

Philippe Aghion, Harvard University:
Policy, Politics, and Beliefs

Theory Workshop

Monday, 2.6.2008, 12:00h in P043

Berthold Herrendorf, :
"Cheap Food, Exploding Population, and the Easterlin Paradox"

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 2.6.2008, 17.15h in Schloss, O48

Norbert Schwarz, :
Intuitions about the happy life – and why we fail to learn from experience

in week 22/2008

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Friday, 30.5.2008, 13.45h in P044

Georg Gebhardt, LMU Munich:
Does Relationship Specific Investment Depend on Asset Ownership? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in the Housing Market

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 29.5.2008, 16.00h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Felix Höffler, WHU:
How to Determine whether Regional Markets are Integrated? Theory and Evidence from European Electricity Markets (joint with Georg Gebhardt, University of Munich)

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 28.5.2008, 12.00h in P044

Jiri Slacalek, European Central Bank:
tba

MZES Kolloquium

Wednesday, 28.5.2008, 18.00h in A5 Bauteil A, A 231

Andreas Wimmer, University of California, L.A.:
Ethnische Politik und Bürgerkriege seit 1945. Eine quantitative Analyse

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 27.5.2008, 13.45h in P044

Markus Reisinger, LMU Munich:
Competitive Effects of Vertical Integration with Downstream Oligopsony and Oligopoly

SFB 504 Seminar

Tuesday, 27.5.2008, 15.15h in Bibliothek Weber, L 5, 2, 1st floor

Julius F. André, Maastricht University:
Employee stock option incentives and the efficiency of internal capital markets

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 27.5.2008, 15.30h in P044

Jennifer Abel-Koch, CDSE, University of Mannheim:
International Trade and Self-Control Problems

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 27.5.2008, 17.15h in 001

Philip Mirowski, University of Notre Dame, Indiana:
Markets come to bits: Evolution, computation, and markomata in economic science

Theory Workshop

Monday, 26.5.2008, 12.00h in P043

Oliver Kirchkamp, University of Jena:
Risk, Expectations, and Bidding in First-Price Auctions

Finance Seminar

Monday, 26.5.2008, 15.30h in L9, 1-2, 409

Denis Gromb, London Business School:
Financially Constrained Arbitrage and Cross-Market Contagion

in week 21/2008

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 21.5.2008, 12.00h in P044

Petter Lundborg, Free University Amsterdam:
The health returns to education - what can we learn from twins?

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 20.5.2008, 13.45h in P044

Elisabeth Müller, ZEW Mannheim:
To be Financed or not - The Role of Patents for Venture Capital Financing

Finance Seminar

Tuesday, 20.5.2008, 14.00!h in L9, 1-2, 409

Thomas Walker, Concordia University Montreal:
Do Underwriters Have an Information Advantage? Evidence from Institutional Investor Holdings around IPO-Related Securities Class Action Announcements

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 20.5.2008, 15.30h in P044

Sebastin Köhne, CDSE, University of Mannheim:
Justifying the First-Order Approach to Moral Hazard Problems with Hidden Saving

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 20.5.2008, 17.15h in 001

Jim Markusen, University of Colorado, Boulder:
Large Firms, Foreign Firms, and Domestic Wages

Theory Workshop

Monday, 19.5.2008, 12.00h in P043

Felix Kübler, University of Mannheim:
Simple Dynamic Equilibria

Finance Seminar

Monday, 19.5.2008, 15.30h in L9, 1-2, 409

Alexander Mürmann, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien:
Financing Risk Transfer under Governance Problems: Mutual versus Stock Insurers

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 19.5.2008, 17.15h in L13, 17, 5th floor

Daniel Klein, CDSE Universität Mannheim:
How do Executives Exercise Stock Options?

in week 20/2008

SFB 504 Seminar

Thursday, 15.5.2008, 17.15h in A5,6 Bauteil B, Raum 318

Marielle Steel, Universiteit Leiden:
Understanding others: Effects of mimicry and facial feedback process

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 14.5.2008, 12.00h in P044

Andreas Thams, Free University Berlin:
Inflation Transmission in the EMU: A Markov-Switching VECM Analysis

SFB 504 Seminar

Wednesday, 14.5.2008, 16.00h in Seminar room A1.03, in B6

Stefan Herzog, University of Basel:
Do Differences in Fluency make us smart? The ecological rationality of retrieval fluency

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 13.5.2008, 13.45h in P044

Philipp Kircher, University of Pennsylvania:
Sorting and Decentralized Price Competition

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 13.5.2008, 15.30h in P044

Tabea Bucher-Koenen, CDSE Mannheim:
Financial Literacy and Retirement Savings in Germany

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 13.5.2008, 17.15h in 001

Jean-Pierre Danthine, Université de Lausanne:
Executive Compensation: A General Equilibrium Perspective

in week 19/2008

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 7.5.2008, 12.00h in P044

Patrick Gagliardini, University of Lugano:
Reforming Consumer Directed Care in Germany: A Woodwork Effect?

MZES Kolloquium

Wednesday, 7.5.2008, 18.00h in A5 Bauteil A, A 231

Richard Breen, Yale University:
Educational homogamy and income inequality

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 6.5.2008, 13.45h in P044

Timofiy Mylovanov, University of Bonn:
Indifferent Public, Passionate Advocates, and Strategic Media

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 6.5.2008, 15.30h in P044

Maryam Kazemi Manesh, CDSE, University of Mannheim:
A Switching Model in Banking

Theory Workshop

Monday, 5.5.2008, 12.00h in P043

Elisabeth Schulte, CDSE, University of Mannheim:
Better Information Generation Through Inaccurate Signaling Devices

Finance Seminar

Monday, 5.5.2008, 15.00!h in L9, 1-2, 409

Tom Noe, University Oxford:
Product market efficiency: The bright side of myopic, uninformed, and passive external finance

Faculty Seminar MAHEISEM in Heidelberg

Monday, 5.5.2008, 17.15h in Alfred-Weber-Institut, Heidelberg

Massimo Motta, European University Institute:
Take few to take all: Exclusion of a more efficient entran

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 5.5.2008, 17.15h in Schloss, O48

Alexander Zimper, University of Johannesburg:
The Lucas "fruit-tree economy" with non-additive beliefs

in week 18/2008

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 30.4.2008, 12.00h in P044

Melanie Arntz, ZEW Mannheim:
Reforming Consumer Directed Care in Germany: A Woodwork Effect?

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 29.4.2008, 15.30h in P044

Martin Scheffel, CDSE Universität Mannheim:
Optimal Fiscal Policy in a Growth Model with Government Services and Idiosyncratic Human Capital Risk

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 29.4.2008, 17.15h in 001

Ayse Imrohoroglu, University of Southern California:
A Quantitative Assessment of the Decline in the U.S. Saving Rate and the Current Account Balance

MZES Kolloquium

Tuesday, 29.4.2008, 17.15h in A5 Bauteil A, A 231

Ludger Wößmann, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München:
Effekte der frühen Mehrgliedrigkeit auf die Chancengleichheit im Schulsystem: Nationale und internationale Evidenz

Theory Workshop

Monday, 28.4.2008, 12.00h in P043

Xiaojian Zhao, CDSE University of Mannheim:
Incentives for Unaware Agents

Finance Seminar

Monday, 28.4.2008, 15.30h in L9,1-2, 409

Alexander Mürmann, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien:
Financing Risk Transfer under Governance Problems: Mutual versus Stock Insurers

in week 17/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 24.4.2008, 17.30h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Jared Carbone, University of Calgary:
Incorporating environmental benefits in general equilibrium policy assessments

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 23.4.2008, 12.00h in P044

Rafael Lalive, University of Lausanne:
Does Culture Effect Unemployment? Evidence from the Barrière des Roestis

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 22.4.2008, 13.45h in P044

Susanne Prantl, WZB Berlin:
Firm Entry Regulation, Labor Supply Shocks and Labor Market Outcomes

Lehrstuhlseminar Corporate Finance

Tuesday, 22.4.2008, 14.00h in L9,1-2, 409

Knut Heen, Swedish Institute for Financial Research:
Non-Compete Agreements: The Real Cause of Separation Pay?

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 22.4.2008, 15.30h in P044

Malte Hübner, CDSE, University of Mannheim:
Welfare Competition in Germany: Factor Flows rather than Yardstick Competition

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 22.4.2008, 17.15h in 001

Ken Judd, University of Stanford:
Existence, Uniqueness, and Computational Theory for Time Consistent Equilibria: A Hyperbolic Discounting Example

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Monday, 21.4.2008, 12.00h in P043

Karl Schlag, University of Barcelona:
How To Use Information to Make Decisions Without Using Priors

Finance Seminar

Monday, 21.4.2008, 15.30h in L9, 1-2, 409

Jacob Oded, Tel Aviv University:
Payout Policy, Financial Flexibility, and Agency Costs of Free Cash Flow

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 21.4.2008, 17.15h in L 13, 17, 5th floor

Florian Kutzner, University of Heidelberg:
Base-rate neglect as a function of base rates in probabilistic contingency learning

in week 16/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 17.4.2008, 16.00h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Andreas Peichl, FiFo-Institut Universität Köln:
Effects of flat tax reforms in Western Europe on equity and efficiency

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 16.4.2008, 12.00h in P044

Anders Rygh Swensen, University of Oslo:
Exact rational expectations and reduced rank vector autoregressive (VAR) models

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 15.4.2008, 13.45h in P044

Paul Heidhues, University of Bonn:
Exploiting Naïveté about Self-Control in the Credit Market

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 15.4.2008, 15.30h in P044

Edgar-Csaba Vogel, University of Mannheim:
From Malthus to Modern Growth: A two sector perspective

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 15.4.2008, 17.15h in 001

Rajnish Mehra, UC Santa Barbara:
Intermediated Quantities and Returns

Theory Workshop

Monday, 14.4.2008, 14.00h in P043

Clemens Puppe, University of Karlsruhe:
The Median Voter Theorem Revisisted

Finance Seminar

Monday, 14.4.2008, 15.30h in L9, 1-2, 409

Rüdiger Fahlenbrach, The Ohio State University:
Estimating the Effect of Large Shareholders Using a Geographic Instrument

in week 15/2008

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 9.4.2008, 12.00h in P044

Murat Kirdar, Middle East Technical University:
Estimating the Impact of Immigrants on the Host Country Social Security System When Return Migration is an Endogenous Choice

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 8.4.2008, 15.30h in P044

Yao Yao, CDSE Universität Mannheim:
Estimation of the Income risk in German Labor Market

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 8.4.2008, 17.15h in 001

Peter Neary, Oxford University:
Multi-Product Firms and Flexible Manufacturing in the Global Economy

Theory Workshop

Monday, 7.4.2008, 12.00h in P043

Patrick Schmitz, University of Cologne:
The hold-up problem and asymmetric information

Finance Seminar

Monday, 7.4.2008, 15.30h in L9,1-2, 409

Alan Morrison, University of Oxford, Said Business School:
Internal Reporting Systems, Commitment, and Capital Adequacy Requirements

in week 14/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 3.4.2008, 16.00h in ZEW Raum Luxemburg

Kaul Ashok, University of Mainz:
Auf der Suche nach Skaleneffekten: Prävention bei den gesetzlichen Unfallkassen in Deutschland

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 2.4.2008, 12.00h in P044

Markus Frölich, University of Mannheim:
Unconditional Quantile Treatment Effects under Endogeneity

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 1.4.2008, 15.30h in P044

Johannes Koenen, CDSE Universität Mannheim:
Probabilistic Patents and Competing Channels of Knowledge Transfer

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 1.4.2008, 17.15h in 001

Dalia Marin, LMU:
Corporate Hierarchies and the Size of Nations: Theory and Evidence

Finance Seminar

Monday, 31.3.2008, 15.30h in L9, 1-2, 409

Max Maksimovic, University of Maryland:
Post-Merger Restructuring and the Boundaries of the Firm

in week 12/2008

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 17.3.2008, 17.15h in L 13, 17, 5th floor

Alen Nosic, :
Overreaction and Investment Choices

in week 11/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 13.3.2008, 16.00h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Aoife Hanley, Institut für Weltwirtschaft Kiel:
Exporting and the Environment: a New Look with Micro Data

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 12.3.2008, 12.00h in P044

Govert Bijward, Erasmus University Rotterdam:
Labour Market Status and Migration Dynamics

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 11.3.2008, 15.30h in P044

Christoph Rothe, CDSE Universität Mannheim:
Nonparametric Estimation of Distributional Policy Effects

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 11.3.2008, 17.15h in 001

Wouter Dessein, University of Chicago:
Organizing for synergy: a Serie of Hybrid Organizations

Theory Workshop

Monday, 10.3.2008, 12.00h in P043

Philip Jung, Mannheim University:
Optimal Capital Taxation and female labor Force Participation

Finance Seminar

Monday, 10.3.2008, 15.30h in L9,1-2, 409

Michel van der Wel, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam:
Discovering the Equilibrium Riskfree Rate

in week 10/2008

SFB 504 Seminar

Thursday, 6.3.2008, 12.00h in Seminar room L13, 17, 5th floor

Ro i Zultan, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Center for Rationality and School of Education:
Incentives in Teams - Discrimination and Incentive Reversal

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 4.3.2008, 15.30h in P044

Christoph Nagel, CDSE Universität Mannheim:
The Role of Advertising for Endogeneity in Consumer Prices

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 4.3.2008, 17.15h in 001

Chris Telmer, Carnegie Mellon:
Microeconomic Sources of Real Exchange Rate Variability

Theory Workshop

Monday, 3.3.2008, 12.00h in P043

Chris Telmer, Carnegie Mellon University:
Accounting for Low-Frequency Variation in Tobin's Q

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Monday, 3.3.2008, 14.00h in P044

Claudia Klüppelberg, Munich University of Technology:
Modelling Dependence in Operational Risk Cells by Lévy Processes

Finance Seminar

Monday, 3.3.2008, 15.30h in L9,1-2, 409

Darrell Duffie, Stanford University:
Over-the-Counter Search Frictions: A Case Study of the Federal Funds Market

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 3.3.2008, 17.15h in Schloss, O48

Erich Kirchler, Universität Wien:
Why paying taxes? A review of tax compliance decisions

in week 09/2008

Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar

Wednesday, 27.2.2008, 12.00h in P044

Jeannette Woerner, University of Göttingen:
Stochastic Volatility Models: Fine Structure, Market Microstructure and Risk

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 26.2.2008, 13.45h in P044

Eugen Kovac, University of Bonn:
Learning Options in Coordination Problems

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 26.2.2008, 15.30h in P044

Oliver Spalt, CDSE Universität Mannheim:
Small chances and large gains: Why riskier companies grant more employee stock options

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 26.2.2008, 17.15h in 001

Iwan Barankay, University of Warwick:
Social Incentives in the Workplace

in week 08/2008

ZEW Seminar

Thursday, 21.2.2008, 16.00h in ZEW Zwischengeschoss

Jan Schnellenbach, Alfred-Weber-Institut Heidelberg:
Still a Director's Law? On the Political Economy of Income Redistribution

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Wednesday, 20.2.2008, 15.30h in L9,1-2, 003

Øyvind Thomassen, University of Oxford:
Product Line Competition in Automobile Variants

SFB/TR 15 Seminar

Tuesday, 19.2.2008, 13.45h in L9,1-2, 003

Giorgio Zanarone, Universitat Pompeu Fabra:
Vertical Restraints in Relational Contracts

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 19.2.2008, 15.30h in P044

Elu von Thadden, CDSE Mannheim:
Introduction CDSE Seminar

Faculty Seminar

Tuesday, 19.2.2008, 17.15h in 001

Deszo Szalay, University of Warwick:
Taxes and Employment Subsidies in Optimal Redistribution Programs

SFB 504 Seminar

Monday, 18.2.2008, 17.15h in Seminar room L13, 17, 5th floor

Michela Coppola, MEA Mannheim:
Crowding out or crowding in?

in week 01/2008

Theory Workshop

Tuesday, 1.1.2008, 12:00h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO43

Heiner Schumacher, University of Frankfurt:
tba

in week 49/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 4.12.2007, 13:45h in L7, 3-5, P043

Gonzague Vannoorenberghe, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Globalisation, heterogeneous firms and endogenous investment

in week 48/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 27.11.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Andrey Ivanov and Frank Wachtler, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
The effect of Free Trade Agreements in markets with differentiated goods on third countries

in week 46/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 13.11.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Michal Kowalik, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Back to the Origins

in week 45/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 6.11.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Moritz Kuhn, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
How do permanent income shocks affect welfare when markets are incomplete?

in week 44/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 30.10.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Xiaojian Zhao, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Framing Contingencies in Contracts

in week 43/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 23.10.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Heiner Schumacher, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
On the Dynamics in a Market for long-term Relationships

in week 40/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 2.10.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Nina Leheyda, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Geographical and multi-product linkages of markets: impact on firm equilibrium interactions

in week 38/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 18.9.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Eckhard Janeba, University of Mannheim:
A Guide to the Job Market

in week 37/2007

CDSE Seminar

Sunday, 16.9.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Andreas Steiner, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Does experience make a difference? The behaviour of central banks reserve holdings in the aftermath of currency crises

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 11.9.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Alexander Libman, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Strategic Tax Collection and Fiscal Decentralizaton: The Case of Russia

in week 36/2007

CDSE Seminar

Sunday, 9.9.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

David Martinez-Miera, CEMFI, Madrid:
Does competition reduce the risk of bank failure?

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 4.9.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: HS001

Ernst-Ludwig von Thadden, University of Mannheim:
Introduction

in week 23/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 5.6.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Maryam Kazemi Manesh, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Endogenous Banking Regulation

in week 22/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 29.5.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Sebastian Köhne, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Repeated moral hazard with history dependent preferences

in week 21/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 22.5.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Heiko Karle, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Ownership and Control in Differentiated Product Markets

in week 20/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 15.5.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Edgar-Csaba Vogel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Demographic Change, Human Capital and Endogenous Growth

in week 19/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 8.5.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Jennifer Abel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Trade and Culture

in week 17/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 24.4.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Martin Scheffel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Idiosyncratic Job Displacement Risk and Labor Market Search: The European Unemployment Dilemma Revisited

in week 16/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 17.4.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Marie Waller, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Which Program for Whom? Evidence on the Comparative Effectiveness of Public Sponsored Training Programs in Germany

in week 13/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 27.3.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Malte Hübner, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Educational Federalism: Do Tuition Fees Improve Quality and Participation Rate?

in week 12/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 20.3.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Melanie Schienle, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Nonparametric Nonstationary Regression

in week 11/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 13.3.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Alia Gizatulina, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Contingent Contributions Mechanism

in week 10/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 6.3.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Andrey Ivanov, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Informational Effects of Migration on Trade

in week 09/2007

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 27.2.2007, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Christoph Rothe, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Semiparametric Estimation of Binary Response Models with Endogenous Regressors

in week 49/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 5.12.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Risk Preferences in the Small for a Large Population

in week 48/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 28.11.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Tomas Slacik, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
An "almost too late"-warning mechanism for currency crises

in week 47/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 21.11.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Christoph Nagel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
How suggestible are individuals when buying consumer goods - Applications of discrete brand choice models

in week 46/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 14.11.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Evguenia Winschel, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Sorting in the Coalition Formation

in week 45/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 7.11.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Heiner Schumacher, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Imitation sozialen Verhaltens

in week 44/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 31.10.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Andreas Steiner, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Why Do Central Banks Hold International Reserves? An Application of Static and Dynamic Models for Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Panel Data

in week 43/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 24.10.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Nina Leheyda, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Rents from innovative investment: effect of new products and brand-name reputation

in week 41/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 10.10.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Moritz Kuhn, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Projection Based Dynamic Programming

in week 39/2006

CDSE Seminar

Monday, 25.9.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Gonzague Vannoorenberghe, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Why blame China when you can blame Germany? – Trade between symmetric countries and the skill wage premium

in week 38/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 19.9.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Xiaojian Zhao, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Moral Hazard with Unawareness

in week 36/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 5.9.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Eckhard Janeba, University of Mannheim:
Information about the seminar

in week 28/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 11.7.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Oliver Spalt, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Optimal Compensation Contracts

in week 27/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 4.7.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Daniel Harenberg, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Computational OLG Model: Demography and Asset Prices Discussant

in week 26/2006

CDSE Seminar

Friday, 30.6.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Robert Völter, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Get Training or Wait? Long-Run Employment Effects of Training Programs for the Unemployed in West Germany

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 27.6.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Alia Gizatulina, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Contributing for Symmetric Punishment

in week 25/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 20.6.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Marie Waller, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Evaluation of Further Training for the Unemployed in Germany

in week 24/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 13.6.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Malte Hübner, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Financing Higher Education

in week 23/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 6.6.2006, 15:30h in ZEW

Eckhard Janeba, University of Mannheim:
How to Publish in a Top Journal?!

in week 21/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 23.5.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Frank Rosar and Stefanie Brilon, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Motivation and Delegation

in week 20/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 16.5.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Andrey Ivanov and Florian Müller, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Ineffective Competition: Closer Firms - Higher Prices (a simple example)

in week 18/2006

CDSE Seminar

Tuesday, 2.5.2006, 15:30h in L 7, 3-5; room: PO44

Heiner Schumacher, CDSE Uni Mannheim:
Cooperative Equilibria in Repeated Games with Endogenous Matching Decision

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