The School of Economics run a regular seminar program to enable our academic staff and higher degree by research students to keep abreast of the latest research topics and interact with international, national and internal experts in the field. There are five types of seminar series with its own academic coordinator: Applied Economics, Econometrics Colloquium, Economic Theory, Macroeconomics and School.


2022 Seminar Coordinators

Seminar Coordinator - Applied EconomicsAndreaLA NAUZE
Seminar Coordinator - EconometricsFuOUYANG
Seminar Coordinator - Economic TheoryCarlosOYARZUN
Seminar Coordinator - GeneralRigissaMEGALOKONOMOU
Seminar Coordinator - MacroeconomicsAndresBELLOFATTO

Revealed Preference Tests for Linear Probability

17 May 2022 11:00am12:30pm
Presented by Zachary Breig from The University of Queensland
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Motivations for Indirect Reciprocity

11 May 2022 10:00am11:30am
Presented by Kieran Gibson from The University of Queensland
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A Puzzling Forecast Combination

29 April 2022 2:00pm4:00pm
Seminar presented by Associate Professor David Frazier from Monash University
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Testing for selection bias and moral hazard in private health insurance

4 April 2022 11:00am12:00pm
Presented by Clifford Afoakwah, Centre for Applied Health Economics, Griffith University

Large-scale generalized linear longitudinal data models with grouped patterns of unobserved heterogeneity

1 April 2022 2:00pm4:00pm
Presented by Professor Tomohiro Ando from The University of Melbourne

Maternal and Infant Health Inequality: New Evidence from Linked Administrative Data

31 March 2022 9:00am10:30am
Presented by Maya Rossin-Slater from Stanford University, School of Medicine.

The Strategy of Single Transferable Vote

29 March 2022 11:00am12:30pm
Presented by Dr Shino Takayama with Andrew McLennan, and Terence Yeo from The University of Queensland, School of Economics.
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What's Driving the Decline in Entrepreneurship?

21 March 2022 9:30am11:00am
Nic Kozeniauskas will discuss reasons why there has been a steady decline in entrepreneurship in recent decades.
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Two-stage majoritarian choice

18 March 2022 2:00pm4:00pm
Presented by Professor Yves Sprumont from Deakin University
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A Ramsey Theory of Financial Distortions

7 March 2022 9:30am10:30am
Presented by Marco Bassetto from the Federal Bank of Minneapolis
Applied economics seminar series

No evidence that siblings’ gender affects personality across nine countries

3 March 2022 9:30am11:30am
Presented by Dr Jan Feld, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
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One-year impacts of COVID-19 in Uganda

8 September 2021 5:00pm
QUEX seminar presented by Mahreen Mahmud (Exeter).
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QUEX seminar presented by Cecilia Chen

2 June 2021 5:00pm6:30pm
The speaker will be Exeter’s Cecilia Chen, who works on experiments incorporating incentives, productivity, competition, and gender.
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Stop explaining black box machine learning models for high stakes decisions and use interpretable models instead

15 April 2021 9:00am10:30am
Virtual seminar in the series: Frontiers of Big Data, AI and Analytics.
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BESC Seminar presented by Axel Ockenfels

4 November 2020 5:00pm6:15pm
Presented by Axel Ockenfels, University of Cologne
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QUEX Economics seminar

21 October 2020 5:00pm6:30pm
UQ's Michelle Tran will be speaking on the effects of wealth on older adults’ health care utilization, and Ben Balmford of Exeter will explore minimising monitoring costs while achieving socially optimal effort in elective monitoring.
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Bargaining for others

21 October 2020 10:00am11:15am
Presented by Ernan Haruvy, University of Texas at Dallas
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How to Protect against Zero Intelligence: Idiosyncratic Signals in Beauty Contest Games

24 September 2020 5:00pm6:15pm
Presented by Rosemarie Nagel, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) Barcelona and Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
zoom meeting

COVID-19 and Mental Health

10 September 2020 5:00pm6:30pm
QUEX Economics seminar presented by Climent Quintana (Exeter) with discussant Brenda Gannon (UQ).


Upcoming 2022 Seminars

DateSeminar SeriesSpeaker
20 MayGeneral School SeminarChris Edmond
23 MayMacroeconomicsYusuf Mercan (Melbourne)
25 MayBESC SeminarJames Li
26 MayApplied EconomicsSheila Olmstead
27 MayGeneral School SeminarSteven Williams (University of Melbourne)
31 MayEconomic TheoryClaudio Mezzetti
1 JuneBESC SeminarGeoffroy De Clippel
2 JuneEconometrics ColloquiumMengheng Li (UTS)
3 JuneGeneral School SeminarMariano Kulish
6 JuneMacroeconomicsNicolas Werquin
8 JuneBESC SeminarAllan Hernandez-Chanto (UQ)
15 JuneBESC SeminarNed Augenblick
16 JuneEconometircs ColloquiumYe Lu
20 JuneMacroeconomicsJohn Quiggin
23 JuneApplied EconomicsTimo Goeschl
29 JulyGeneral School SeminarJohn Stachurski