The Economics Research Seminar hosts national and international researchers from universities and research institutes who present their current work. The seminar is organised by the Economics chairs of the University of Passau.
During lecture period, the seminar takes place on Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m. (if not indicated otherwise). Presentations (including discussion) are held in English and should not exceed 1.5 hours. During the Covid-19 pandemic, the seminar is organized as a hybrid or fully online Zoom Webinar.
If you have any questions about the seminar, please contact Bianca Bittner.
|11.11.2020||Prof. Miriam Wüst, PhD (University of Copenhagen)||Nurses and Parental Investments|
|18.11.2020||Geske Rolvering (University of Passau)||Resistance to carbon prices – poor policy or poor understanding?|
|25.11.2020||Prof. Dr. Alexandra Spitz-Oener (Humboldt Universität Berlin)||Resilient Men in Prime Working Age|
|02.12.2020||Prof. Luigi Pascali, PhD (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)||Wars, Taxation and Representation: Evidence from Five Centuries of German History|
|09.12.2020||Prof. Dr. Toman Barsbai (University of Bristol)||Animal spirits: The natural geography of economic behavior|
|16.12.2020||Prof. Jorge Agüero, PhD (University of Connecticut)||Do Inclusive Education Policies Improve Employment Opportunities? Evidence from a Field Experiment|
|13.01.2021||Prof. Dr. Frank Stähler (Universität Tübingen)||Structural Gravity and the Gains from Trade under Imperfect Competition|
|20.01.2021||Prof. Matthias Schündeln, PhD (University of Frankfurt)||Social Hierarchies and the Allocation of Development Aid: Evidence from the 2015 Earthquake in Nepal|
|27.01.2021||Prof. Dr. Philip Sauré (Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz)||Identifying Chinese Supply Shocks - Effects of Trade on Labor Markets|
|03.02.2021||Prof. Martina Viarengo, PhD (Graduate Institute Geneva)||tba|
|10.02.2021||Prof. Dr. Nicolas Ziebarth (Cornell University)||tba|
|17.02.2021||Prof. Dr.Dr. Lydia Mechtenberg (Universität Hamburg)||Tell me who you Speak with and I Tell you how you Vote|