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
 
Seminar

Robust Pricing with Refunds

23 July 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Presented by Keiichi Kawai, University of New South Wales.

Denomination structure, digital payments and the shadow economy

17 July 2019 1:30pm
Presented by Ayushi Bajaj, Monash University

Learning to speculate in a basic Kiyotaki-and-Wright Environment

12 July 2019 3:30pm
Presented by Sacha Bourgeois-Gironde, University of Paris II

School seminar

28 June 2019 1:00pm
Presented by Pan Jindaapon, University of Alabama

Not All Management Training is Created Equal: Evidence from the Training Within Industry Program

27 June 2019 12:00pm
Presented by Michela Giorcelli, University of California, Los Angeles, with Nicola Bianchi

A revisit to LASSO variable selection in data envelopment analysis

25 June 2019 2:15pm
Presented by Ya Chen, Hefei Univ of Technology, China. Based on joint work in progress by Ya Chen and Valentin Zelenyuk

Comparative Risk Apportionment

24 June 2019 2:00pm
Presented by Paan Jindapon, University of Alabama
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.

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
People at lecture

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.

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
presenter in front of group

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.
UQ campus

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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Upcoming 2022 Seminars

MONTH

DATESEMINAR SERIESSPEAKER
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)