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

Optimal Pricing by a Risk-Averse Seller

11 October 2019 2:30pm
Presented by Tomer Siedner, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Anticipated House Purchases and Household Consumption

8 October 2019 1:30pm
Presented by Dr Isaac Gross, Monash University

Renegotiation with Ex-Post Competition in Procurement

27 September 2019 2:30pm
Presented by Dr Ruitian Lang, Australian National University

Real Consequences of Open Market Operations: The Role of Limited Commitment

25 September 2019 1:30pm
Presented by Dr Francesco Carli, Deakin University

Projection of Private Values in Auctions

24 September 2019 2:00pm
Presented by Antonio Rosato, UTS

Nonparametric production analysis with unobserved heterogeneity in productivity

23 September 2019 11:00am
Presented by Dr Bram De Rock, University Libre de Brxelles and University of Leuven

Continuous versus Abrupt Reorganisations

30 August 2019 1:00pm
Presented by Dr Hongyi Li, University of New South Wales


Incentive-Compatibility, Limited Liability and Costly Liquidation in financial Contracting

27 August 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by Dr Zhengqing Gui, Monash University.

Dividend Policy of State-Owned Firms – Evidence from German Municipally-Owned Corporations

23 August 2019 2:30pm3:30pm
Presented by Maria Nieswand, Loughborough University

Capital and Uncertainty – How Large Capital Investment Decisions are made within a Firm

22 August 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Dr Ian Runge, The University of Queensland.

Breaking Echo Chambers with Personalised News

20 August 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by Jiemai Wu, Sydney University.

Campaign messages, polling and elections: theory and experimental evidence

16 August 2019 2:30pm
Presented by Nicholas Feltovich, Monash University.

The Long Run Political Consequences of Integration Through Busing

15 August 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Dr Ethan Kaplan, University of Maryland.

Firm Growth Through New Establishments

13 August 2019 1:30pm
Presented by Professor Toshihiko Mukoyama, University of Georgetown

Sharing Cost Information in Oligopoly

9 August 2019 2:30pm3:30pm
Presented by Gregory Kubitz, QUT

Intergenerational Mobility in Australia: National and Regional estimates Using Administrative Data

7 August 2019 1:30pm2:30pm
Presented by Nathan Deutscher, Australian National University

Prison Work and Recidivism

2 August 2019 2:30pm3:30pm
Presented by Giulio Zanella, University of Adelaide.

Impact and Detection of Straightlining Response in Online Surveys

31 July 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by Peter Moffatt, University of East Anglia.

Stochastic Expected Utility for Binary Choice: A Modular Axiomatic Foundation

26 July 2019 2:30pm
Presented by Matthew Ryan, Auckland University of Technology.


Upcoming 2022 Seminars


SeptemberThursday, 1 SeptemberApplied EconomicsJie Gong 
 Friday, 2 September General School SeminarTim Chritensen (NYU, UCL)
 Wednesday, 7 September Behavioural Economics Science Cluster Sheryl
 Tuesday, 13 September MacroeconomicsChung Tran (ANU)
 Wednesday, 14 SeptemberBehavioural Economics Science Cluster Ben Bushong
 Tuesday, 20 September (11am-12:30pm)Economic TheoryProf Simon Loertscher (University of Melbourne) 
 Wednesday, 21 September (10am-11am)Behavioural Economics Science Cluster Dr Zachary Breig (UQ) & Dr Andrea La Nauze (UQ)
 Wednesday, 21 September (2pm-4pm)General School SeminarDr Umair khalil (Monash University) 
 Friday, 23 September (2pm-4pm)Applied Economics Dr Yuanyuan Gu (Macquarie University) 
 Thursday, 29 SeptemberApplied EconomicsLester Lusher (University of Hawaii)
 Friday, 30 September (2pm-4pm)General School Seminar Prof Gudbrand Lein (Inland Norway University of Applied Science)
OctoberTuesday, 4 OctoberEconomic Theory Dr Guillem Roig (Rosario University) 
 Wednesday, 12 OctoberBehavioural Economics Science Cluster Stefan Trautmann
 Thursday, 13 OctoberApplied EconomicsAlice Solda
 Friday, 21 October (TBC)General School SeminarJohn Stachurski
 Wednesday, 26 OctoberBehavioural Economics Science ClusterJudd B. Kessler
 Thursday, 27 OctoberApplied EconomicsJim Sallee
NovemberTuesday, 1 November (In person)Economic TheoryDiego Carrasco (UQ PhD student)
 Thursday, 3 November (In person)Applied EconomicsAshley Craig
 Friday, 7 November (in person)General School Seminar Bruce Preston (UniMelb)
 Tuesday, 8 November (In person)MacroeconomicsElena Capatina (ANU)
 Friday, 11 November (In person)General School SeminarBob Cairns (McGill University)
 Friday, 18 November (In person)General School SeminarPetr Sedlacek (UNSW)
 Tuesday, 22 November (In person) MacroeconomicsYoungsoo Jang (UQ)
DecemberFriday, 2 December (In person)General School Seminar Marian Vidal-Fernandez (Uni of SYD)
 Tuesday, 6 December (In person)MacroeconomicsMiNchul Yum (U Manheim)