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 event - in November, December and January exclusively via Zoom due to the current pandemic situation in Germany.
You can register for the Zoom Webinar here.
If you have any questions about the seminar, please contact Bianca Bittner.
|27.10.2021||Helmut Rainer, PhD (ifo and LMU Munich)|
Deterrence or Backlash? The Causal Effect of Arrest on the Dynamics of Domestic Violence
|03.11.2021||Katharina Drescher (University of Passau)||Determinants, Persistence and Dynamics of Energy Poverty: An Empirical Assessment Using German Household Survey Data|
|10.11.2021||Oliver Krebs, PhD (ETH Zurich)||Decoupling Global Value Chains|
|17.11.2021||Youssef Ait Benasser (University of Oregon)||Measuring Trade Policy Uncertainty and Its Impacts On Financial Market Volatility (Zoom)|
|24.11.2021||Sarah Langlotz, PhD (University of Göttingen)||Foreign Interventions and Community Cohesion in Times of Conflict (Zoom)|
|01.12.2021||Sarah Eichmeyer, PhD (LMU Munich)||Parenthood in Poverty (Zoom)|
|08.12.2021||Karlijn Morsink, PhD (Utrecht University)||Father of the Bride? Targeting fathers, mothers, or both to reduce child marriage. (Zoom, starts at 12 p.m.)|
|15.12.2021||Mayra Pineda-Torres (Texas A&M University)||TRAP'd Teens: Impacts of abortion provider regulations on fertility & education (Zoom)|
|22.12.2021||Michael Grimm, PhD (University of Passau)||The impact of Margaret Sanger’s birth control clinics on early 20th century US fertility (Zoom)|
|12.01.2022||Christian Fischer-Thöne, PhD (University of Bayreuth)||Institutional Reform and Global Value Chains (Zoom)|
|19.01.2022||Gari Walkowitz, PhD (Technical University of Munich)||People Prefer Moral Discretion to Algorithms: Algorithm Aversion Beyond Intransparency (Zoom)|
|02.02.2022||Robert Sugden, PhD (University of East Anglia)||Voluntary Interaction and the Principle of Mutual Benefit (Zoom)|
|09.02.2022||Martina Viarengo, PhD (Graduate Institute Geneva)||Labor Market Integration, Local Conditions and Inequalities: Evidence from Refugees in Switzerland (Zoom)|