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.

2023 Seminar Coordinators

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

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

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
Speaker at podium

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.
People at lecture

Second-Best Mechanisms for Land Assembly and Hold-Out Problems

26 March 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by Associate Professor Duygu Yengin, The University of Adelaide.
Stock market screen

Technological Change and the Wage Structure

20 March 2019 1:30pm2:30pm
Presented by Gonzalo Castex, University of New South Wales.
UQ building and jacaranda

Escalation of Scrutiny: The Gains from Dynamic Enforcement of Environmental Regulations

19 March 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by Professor Gautam Gowrisankaran, University of Arizona.
People at lecture

Theft and Ostracism in Heterogenous Groups: A Laboratory Experiment

19 March 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Presented by Tarek Taher Jaber-Lopez, University of Innsbruck.
Economics screen

Are Efficient Bargaining Power Disparities Unfair? An Experimental Test

14 March 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Aaron Nicholas, Deakin University.
School Seminar series

How Costly Are Markups?

8 March 2019 2:30pm4:30pm
Presented by Professor Chris Edmond, University of Melbourne.
Econometics colloquium

Quasi-Maximum Likelihood and The Kernel Block Bootstrap for Nonlinear Dynamic Models

7 March 2019 12:00pm
Presented by Professor Richard J. Smith, Cambridge University.
People in lecture

Political Capital

1 March 2019 3:30pm4:30pm
Presented by Associate Professor Gabriele Gratton, University of New South Wales.
Financial screen

Delayed Adjustment and Persistence in Macroeconomic Models

27 February 2019 1:30pm2:30pm
Presented by Associate Professor Thijs van Rens, University of Warwick.
Econometrics colloquium

Econometrics Colloquium Seminar Series: Gianni Amisano

15 November 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Gianni Amisano | Federal Reserve Board
Macroeconomics Seminar Series

Macroeconomics Seminar Series: Nicola Fuchs-Schundeln

14 November 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Nicola Fuchs-Schundeln | Nuremberg


Upcoming 2023 Seminars


FebruaryWednesday 15thEconomic TheoryDr Yuki Tamura (Center for Behavioral Institutional Design)
 Wednesday 22ndBehavioural Economics Science Cluster A/Prof Marta Serra-Garcia (UC San Diego)
 Wednesday 22ndEconometricsDr Annika Camehl (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
 Thursday 23rdSchool of Economics Brown Bag SeminarA/Prof Marco Faravelli (The University of Queensland)
MarchThursday 2ndApplied EconomicsDr Sofie Waltl (Vienna University of Economics and Business - WU)
 Friday 3rdSchool Seminar SeriesA/Prof Anke Leroux (Monash University)
 Wednesday 8thBehavioural Economics Science Cluster Prof Peter Moffat (University of East Anglia)
 Wednesday 8thEconometricsDr Yiran Xie (University of Sydney)
 Thursday 9thSchool of Economics Brown Bag SeminarDr Christiern Rose (The University of Queensland)
 Thursday 16thApplied EconomicsA/Prof Magnus Soderberg (Griffith University)
 Monday 20thSchool Seminar SeriesProf Russell Davidson (McGill University)
 Tuesday 21stMacroeconomicsAkshay Shanker (UNSW)
 Wednesday 22ndBehavioural Economics Science Cluster Prof David Hirschleifer (University of Southern California)
 Thursday 23rdSchool of Economics Brown Bag SeminarDr Jamie Cross (The University of Queensland)
 Wednesday 29thEconomic TheoryDr Metin Uyanik (The University of Queensland)
 Thursday 30thApplied EconomicsA/Prof Bill Skimmyhorn (Raymond A. Mason School of Business)
 Friday 31stSchool Seminar SeriesProf Fabrizio Mattesini (Univeristy of Rome "Tor Vergata")
AprilTuesday 4thMacroeconomics Dr Christopher Gibbs (University of Sydney)
 Wednesday 5th Behavioural Economics Science ClusterProf Nick Netzer (University of Zurich)
 Wednesday 5th EconometricsDr Rami Tabri (University of Sydney)
 Thursday 6thSchool of Economics Brown Bag SeminarAli Furkan Kalay (University of Queensland)
 Wednesday 12thEconomic TheoryDr Ao Wang (National University of Singapore)
 Thursday 13thApplied EconomicsDr Andrey Fradkin (Boston University)
 Friday 14thSchool Seminar SeriesTBC
 Monday 17thMacroeconomicsDr Luz Adriana Florez (Central Bank of Columbia)
 Wednesday 19thBehavioural Economics Science ClusterA/Prof Mark Dean (Columbia University)
 Wednesday 19thEconometricsProf Dr Matthias Fengler (University of St. Gallen)
 Friday 21stSchool Seminar SeriesProf Yusuke Zennyo (Kobe University)
 Wednesday 26thEconomic TheoryTBC
 Thursday 27thApplied EconomicsDr Greg Howard (University of Illinois)
MayTuesday 2ndMacroeconomicsA/Prof Sephorah Mangin (Australian National University)
 Wednesday 3rdBehavioural Economics Science ClusterProf Alessandra Cassar (University of San Francisco)
 Wednesday 3rdEconometricsDr Esben Scriver Andersen (Australian National University)
 Thursday 4thSchool of Economics Brown Bag SeminarRamazan Bora (University of Queensland)
 Friday 5thSchool Seminar SeriesA/Prof Kevin Staub (University of Melbourne)
 Wednesday 10thEconomics TheoryTBC
 Thursday 11thApplied EconomicsA/Prof Erich Muehlegger (University of California, Davis)
 Friday 12thSchool Seminar SeriesProf Firmin Doko Tchatoka (University of Adelaide)
 Tuesday 16thMacroeconomicsProf Pedro Gomis-Poqueras (Queensland University of Technology)
 Wednesday 17thBehavioural Economics Science ClusterProf Dr Dorothea Kübler (Technical University of Berlin)
 Wednesday 17thEconometricsDr Ming Li (National University of Singapore)
 Thursday 18thSchool of Economics Brown Bag SeminarDr Andrea La Nauze (University of Queensland)
 Friday 19thSchool Seminar SeriesTBC
 Wednesday 24thEconomic TheoryProf Wing Suen (University of Hong Kong)
 Thursday 25thApplied EconomicsDr Pamela Giustinelli (Bocconi University)
 Friday 26thSchool Seminar SeriesA/Prof Aarti Singh (University of Sydney)
 Tuesday 30thMacroeconoicsDr Qazi Haque (University of Adelaide)
 Wednesday 31stBehavioural Economics Science ClusterTBC
 Wednesday 31stEconometricsTBC