Economics Internal Workshops Economics Internal Workshops

Spring 2019

The Spring 2019 Internal Workshop Series is organised by Sheheryar Banuri and Michael Kummer.

There are three formats;

  • Lightning Sessions, where a member of the faculty workshops ideas along with colleagues and PhD Students.
  • Faculty Seminars, where a faculty member delivers a traditionally structured seminar.
  • PhD Seminars, where our PhD Students present their work and engage with discussants.

Open to all ECO Staff and PhD Students, held in REG 3.15, every Tuesday 13:00 - 14:00.

Date Format Speaker

29 Jan

Lightning Session

Mike Brock

How could new technology and software be used in an innovative way to answer interesting economics problems

12 Feb PhD Seminar

Thanh Doan

The impacts of app externalities on tablets: iOS vs GP

19 Feb

Lightning Session

Peter Moffatt 

Exploring level-zero

26 Feb

PhD Seminar

Samuel Obeng

Political Alignment and Fiscal Policy in Local Governments: Evidence from Ghana

5 Mar Faculty Seminar

Ruth Badru


12 Mar PhD Seminar

Vicenc Esteve Guasch


19 Mar Faculty Seminar

Maria Isabel Santana


26 Mar PhD Seminar

James Merewood


30 April Lightning Session

Joel Clovis


7 May PhD Seminar

Deanna Karapetyan


14 May PhD Seminar

Dalal Alotaibi

Females employment in Arab countries

*Held in ARTS 0.30*

21 May PhD Seminar

Aleksandr Pereverzin


28 May Faculty Seminar

Jiwei Zheng

Choice overload – more or less? A field experimental design

4 June PhD Seminar

Vasudha Wattal


11 June Lightning Session

Mich Tvede

Endogenous Work Ethics

18 June PhD Seminar

Rosie Almond

Reminders to give: Using shelf labelling in supermarkets to change the type and level of donations to a Foodbank

25 June Lightning Session

Liliana Harding

Migration Economics