Throughout the year we host a series of general and research seminars on topics such as econometrics, theory and energy.

Past seminars

General seminars

Economics Seminar: Nuclear Norm Regularized Estimation of Panel Regression Models

Speaker: Dr. Martin Weidner  (University College London)

Date: 17 October 2018

Economics Seminar: Sensitivity Analysis using Approximate Moment Condition Models

Speaker: Dr. Tim Armstrong  (Yale University)

Date: 10 October 2018

Economics Seminar: Putting the Cycle Back into Business Cycle Analysis

Speaker: Prof. Franc Portier (University College London)

Date: 3 October 2018

Economics Seminar: Tampering with Information

Speaker: Prof. Ricardo Alonso (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Date: 9 May 2018

Economics Seminar: N/A

Speaker: Jonathan Wadsworth (Royal Holloway)

Date: 25 April 2018

Economics Seminar: Incomplete Models of English Auctions

Speaker: Andrew Chester

Date: 21 March 2018

Economics Seminar: Dr. Abi Adams (University of Oxford)

Speaker: Dr. Abi Adams
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 6 December 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Dr. Elmar Mertens (BIS)

Speaker: Dr. Elmar Mertens
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 22 November 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Prof. Kalina Manova (Oxford)

Speaker: Prof. Kalina Manova
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 15 November 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Dr. Brian Bell (King’s Business School and CEP)

Speaker: Dr. Brian Bell
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 8 November 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Dr. Birgitta Rabe (Essex)

Speaker: Dr. Birgitta Rabe
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 1 November 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Dr. Alex Tetenov (University of Bristol)

Speaker: Dr. Alex Tetenov
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 11 October 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Second-Order Induction, Precedents, and Divergence of Opinions

Speaker: Prof. Itzhak Gilboa
Time: 14:00
Date: Wednesday 17 May 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Understanding the Response to Financial and Non-Financial Incentives in Education: Field Experimental Evidence Using High-Stakes Assessments

Speaker: Prof. Simon Burgess
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 3 May 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Is Industrial Production Still the Dominant Factor for the US Economy?

Speaker: Prof. Patrick Gagliardini
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 29 March 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: The Welfare Effects of Short Time Compensation: Evidence from Italian Cassa Integrazione

Speaker: Dr. Camille Landais
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 15 March 2017
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Financial Sector Origins of Economic Growth Delusion

Speaker: Dr. Michael McMahon
Time: 11:30
Date: Thursday 9 March 2017
Venue: TB 14

Economics Seminar: Durables, Lemons and Shocks

Speaker: Prof. Hamish Low
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 8 March 2017
Venue: 40 AD 03

Economics Seminar: The Profit Share, the Labor Share, and Monetary Policy Shocks

Speaker: Dr. Matthew Embrey
Time: 14:30
Date: Wednesday 1 March 2017
Venue: 02 AC 03

Cost of Education, Credit Constraints, and Gender Bias: Evidence from Reducing Years of Compulsory Schooling in Egypt

Date: Wednesday 26 May 2016

Economics Seminar: Testing rational expectations using data combination

Speaker: Dr. Xavier D'Haultfœuille
Time: 16:00
Date: Wednesday 9 November 2016
Venue: 40 AD 00

Econometrics Seminar: Cross-Sectional Dependence in Idiosyncratic Volatility

Speaker: Dr. Ilze Kalnina
Time: 14:00
Date: Thursday 10 November 2016
Venue: 13 AC 03

Economics Seminar: A Diagnostic Criterion For Approximate Factor Structure

Speaker: Prof. Olivier Scaillet
Time: 16:00
Date: Wednesday 16 November 2016
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: The Effect of House Prices on Household Borrowing: A New Approach

Speaker: Dr. Ethan Ilzetzki
Time: 16:00
Date: Wednesday 23 November 2016
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Strategic Sample Selection

Speaker: Prof. Marco Ottaviani
Time: 16:00
Date: Thursday 24 November 2016
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Optimal Monetary Interventions in Credit Markets

Speaker: Prof. Luis Araujo
Time: 16:00
Date: Wednesday 30 November 2016
Venue: 40 AD 00

Economics Seminar: Money and the Scale of Cooperation

Speaker: Prof. Gabriele Camera
Time: 16:00
Date: Tuesday 6 December 2016
Venue: TB 12 A

Economics Seminar: Adverse Selection, Moral Hazard and Endogenous Matching in a Dynamic Assignment Model

Speaker: Prof. Bill Zame
Time: 16:00
Date: Wednesday 7 December 2016
Venue: 40 AD 00

Research Groups' seminars

Econometrics Seminar: Recovering Social Networks from Panel Data: Identification, Simulations and an Application

Speaker: Dr. Pedro Souza (Warwick University)

Date: 18 October 2018

Theory Seminar: Index Theory of Strategic-Form Games with Applications to Extensive-Form Games

Speaker: Prof. Guilherme Carmona (University of Surrey)

Date: 16 October 2018

Applied Micro Seminar: Value of Information and the Impact of Mortgage Intermediaries on Lender Competition and Households' Financial Positions

Speaker: Dr. Mateusz Mysliwski (University College London)

Date: 15 October 2018

Theory Seminar: Index Theory of Strategic-Form Games with Applications to Extensive-Form Games

Speaker: Dr Lucas Pahl (University of Rochester)

Date: 1 October 2018

Applied Micro Seminar: Determinants of Student Salaries in Professional Training Year

Speaker: Miguel Sandoval (University of Surrey) and Panos Arsenis (University of Surrey)

Date: 18 May 2018

Applied Micro Seminar: The impact of foreign doctors on patient deaths: Evidence from the English NHS

Speaker: Dr Ioannis Laliotis (University of Surrey)

Date: 14 May 2018

Theory Seminar: The Existence of Pure Strategy Nash Equilibrium in Large Games

Speaker: Konrad Podczeck (University of Vienna)

Date: 10 May 2018

Econometrics Seminar: Confidence Regions for Spatial Autoregressive Models

Speaker: Kees Jan van Garderen

Date: 8 May 2018

Theory Seminar: Strategic Transmission of Correlated Information

Speaker: Sergio Currarini (University of Leicester and Ca'Foscari Venice)

Date: 1 May 2018

Applied Micro Seminar: Absolute Mobility in the UK

Speaker: Sumaiya Rahman (University of Surrey)

Date: 30 April 2018

Econometrics Seminar: Binarization for Panel Models with Fixed Effects

Speaker: Chris Muris

Date: 20 March 2018

Applied Micro Seminar: Dr. Pedro Rosa Dias (Imperial College London)

Speaker: Dr. Pedro Rosa Dias

Date: 7 December 2017

Theory Seminar: Prof. Yiannis Vailakis (University of Glasgow)

Speaker: Prof. Yiannis Vailakis

Date: 30 November 2017

Theory Seminar: Prof. Alex Gershkov (University of Surrey)

Speaker: Prof. Alex Gershkov

Date: 7 November 2017

Econometrics Seminar: Dr. Weining Wang (City University)

Speaker: Dr. Weining Wang

Date: 7 November 2017

Econometrics Seminar: Dr. Ana Dumitru (University of Surrey)

Speaker: Dr. Ana Dumitru

Date: 24 October 2017

Econometrics Seminar: Prof. Joao Santos Silva (University of Surrey)

Speaker: Prof. Joao Santos Silva

Date: 17 October 2017

Econometrics Seminar: Prof. Valentina Corradi (University of Surrey)

Speaker: Prof. Valentina Corradi

Date: 10 October 2017

Econometrics Seminar: Tractable estimation and smoothing of highly non-linear dynamic state-space models

Speaker: Dr Tom Holden

Date: 23 May 2017

SEEC Seminar: Energy Consumption Across UK Industrial Subsectors

Speaker: Dr Paolo Agnolucci

Date: 17 May 2017

Econometrics Seminar: Testing for the Presence of Measurement Error

Speaker: Dr Daniel Wilhelm

Date: 16 May 2017

Theory Seminar: On the Persistence of Monetary Trading: Incentive-feasible Memory is Money

Speaker: Prof. Guilherme Carmona

Date: 15 May 2017

SEEC Seminar: Asymmetric Volatility in Commodity Markets

Speaker: Dr Shawn Mu

Date: 10 May 2017

Econometrics Seminar: Title Quantile Factor Models

Speaker: Prof. Jesus Gonzalo

Date: 9 May 2017

Applied Micro Seminar: Private Pensions and Public Pension Design

Speaker: Dr Cormac O’Dea

Date: 8 May 2017

Econometrics Seminar: Identification and Estimation of a Search Model: a Procurement Auction Approach

Speaker: Dr Tang Srisuma

Date: 2 May 2017

Theory Seminar: Effectivity and Power

Speaker: Dr Hans Peters

Date: 30 March 2017

SEEC Seminar: Restructuring the Chinese Electricity Supply Sector: Lessons from International Experience

Speaker: Prof. Michael Pollitt

Date: 29 March 2017

Theory Seminar: Majority Judgement vs Majority Rule

Speaker: Prof. Rida Laraki

Date: 23 March 2017

SEEC Seminar: Economics of Mini-Grids for Electricity Access in Developing Countries

Speaker: Prof. Subhes Bhattacharyya

Date: 22 March 2017

Econometrics Seminar: Adjusted QMLE for the spatial autoregressive parameter

Speaker: Dr Federico Martellosio

Date: 21 March 2017

CIMS Seminar: Government Debt Management: The Long and the Short of It

Speaker: Dr Elisa Faraglia

Date: 16 March 2017

Theory Seminar: Projections and Functions of Nash Equilibria

Speaker: Dr Yehuda Levy

Date: 16 March 2017

Applied Micro Seminar: Non-Contributory Health Insurance and Household Labor Supply: Evidence from Mexico

Speaker: Dr Gabriella Conti

Date: 13 March 2017

Theory Seminar: Gambling in Dynamic Contests: Experimental Evidence

Speaker: Matthew Embrey

Date: 9 March 2017

Applied Micro Seminar: Skill Prices, Cccupations and Changes in the Wage Structure

Speaker: Dr Nicolas Roys

Date: 6 March 2017

Theory Seminar: Evolution of Rules, Mutation and Selection: Efficiency and Egalitarianism

Speaker: Hamid Sabourian

Date: 2 March 2017

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