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Econometrics colloquium series

Network Formation with Unobserved Homophily: Identification and Evidence from Bangladesh

6 June 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
We consider a network formation model that features degree heterogeneity and homophily in both observed and unobserved node characteristics.
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Perceived Uncertainty Shocks, Excess Optimism-Pessimism, and Learning in the Business Cycle

5 June 2019 1:30pm2:30pm
Presented by Pratiti Chatterjee, University of New South Wales.
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The Future of Work: 2019 Keith Hancock Lecture

22 May 2019 6:00pm7:30pm
Technological change offers the potential for a radical improvement in work-life balance if there is a change in stance in public policy. Presentation by Professor John Quiggin.

Sleep Restriction Increases Coordination Failure

13 May 2019 10:00am
Presented by David Dickinson, Appalachian State University
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Epistemic & Personal Transformation: Dealing with the Unknowable and Unimaginable

13 May 2019 8:30am14 May 2019 5:00pm
This free cross-disciplinary workshop will bring together participants from philosophy, economics and related fields for invited talks relating to four topics.

Efficiency of Expert-Mediated Job Matching

10 May 2019 3:30pm
Presented by Kohei Kawaguchi, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Skill Biased Entrepreneurial Decline

8 May 2019 1:30pm
Presented by Fasail Sohail, University of Melbourne
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Productivity and Efficiency Analysis Using R

4 May 2019 8:00am5 May 2019 5:00pm
This two-day intensive course presents a new and coherent framework for analysing the performance of firm managers. The focus is on measures of performance that are of practical relevance to policymakers.
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Impulsive Behavior in Competition: Testing Theories of Overbidding in Rent-Seeking Contests

3 May 2019 3:30pm
Presented by Roman Sheremeta, Case Western Reserve University.
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China in a Dynamic Changing World

3 May 2019 9:00am4:30pm
This free symposium will bring together leading UQ experts on China to showcase their research, exchange ideas and discuss current developments in a multidisciplinary forum.
Featured Event

2019 UQ Research, Study and Experience Tour to China

18 April 2019 10:00am11:00am
Applications now open for the 2019 UQ Research, Study and Experience Tour to China.

Inequality, Redistribution and Optimal Trade Policy: A Public Finance Approach

17 April 2019 2:30pm
Presented by Roozbeh Hosseini, University of Georgia (joint with Ali Shourideh)

Excessive Targeting

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16 April 2019 2:30pm
Presented by Dr Heiko Karle with Markus Reisinger

On the Limits of Monetary Policy

10 April 2019 1:30pm
Presented by Bruce Preston, University of Melbourne
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Optimal Healthcare Contracts: Empirical Evidence from Italy

5 April 2019 3:30pm
Presented by Gianni de Fraja, Nottingham University.

A Kinky Consistency: Experimental Evidence of Behavior Under Linear and Non-Linear Budget Sets

4 April 2019 12:00pm
Presented by Dr Emiliano Huet-Vaughn, University of California LA, with Juan Carlos Suarez Serrato.

Misallocation and intersectoral linkages

3 April 2019 1:30pm2:30pm
Presented by Sophie Osotimehin, Universite du Quebec a Montreal
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Competitive Personalized Pricing

2 April 2019 2:00pm
Presented by Chongwoo Choe, Monash University.
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Cost and Efficiency in Government Outsourcing: Evidence from the Dredging Industry

28 March 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Aaron Barkley, University of Melbourne.
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UQ Support and Services Showcase

27 March 2019 10:00am2:00pm
The Support and Services Showcase aims to connect new and returning students to central, faculty and school level services. All the main university services will come together at the UQ Centre on March 27th to help students discover or re-discover services, programs and opportunities that will benefit them throughout their university life.

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