The school runs a regular seminar program to enable its academic staff and RHD students to keep abreast of the latest research topics and interact with international, national and internal experts in the field. The seminar program includes the School Seminar series, Applied Economics, Economic Theory, Econometrics Colloquium and the UQ Macro Workshop series. Each seminar series has its own academic coordinator.

The 2017 coordinators will be:

Scale-Dependent Priors for Variance Parameters in Structured Additive Distributional Regression

14 September 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Nadja Klein | Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne

Robustly Optimal Auctions with Unknown Resale Opportunities

13 September 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Gabriel Carroll | Stanford

Correlated Beliefs: Experimental Evidence from 2x2 Games

8 September 2017 3:30pm4:30pm
Timothy Cason | Purdue University

The Effect of Peer Gender on Major Choice and Occupational Segregation

7 September 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Jan Feld | Victoria University of Wellington

Revisiting tax on top income

6 September 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Cagri Kumru | Australian National University

Impact Evaluation and Production Frontier Methods in Education

5 September 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Gabriella Sicilia | Autonomous Univ of Madrid

Rational Communication with Transfers

30 August 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Anton Kolotilin | UNSW

Online Fundraising, Self-Image and the Long-Term Impact

25 August 2017 3:30pm4:30pm
Maja Adena | WZB Berlin Social Science Center

Asymmetric Regions and the Optimal Degree of Fiscal Decentralization

23 August 2017 11:00am11:30am
Martin Besfamille | Institute of Economics, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile

Top Lights – Bright Spots and their Contribution to Economic Development

18 August 2017 3:30pm4:30pm
Melanie Krause | University of Hamburg

Is Inflation Default? The Role of Information in Debt Crisis

11 August 2017 3:30pm4:30pm
Marco Bassetto | Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Organizational design and career concerns

9 August 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Daisuke Hirata | Hitotsubashi University

Confidence Intervals for Efficiency Scores in Non-convex Technologies

7 August 2017 12:00pm7 September 2017 1:00pm
Luiza Bădin | Bucharest University of Economic Studies

Competitive Personalized Pricing with Sophisticated Consumers

2 August 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Zhijun Chen | Monash University

The Economics of Cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin and Beyond

26 July 2017 11:00am12:00pm
Jonathan Chiu | Victoria University of Wellington

Factor augmented VAR revisited – A sparse dynamic factor model approach

7 July 2017 3:30pm4:30pm
Sylvia Kaufmann | Study Center Gerzensee, Foundation of the Swiss National Bank

Semiparametric Estimation of Dynamic Discrete Choice Models

6 July 2017 12:00pm2:00pm
Matthew Shum | California Institute of Technology

Inertia in the Design of Economic Reform Programs

30 June 2017 3:30pm4:30pm
Juan Carlos Carbajal | University of New South Wales

Recent Advances in Sparse Bayesian Factor Analysis

29 June 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter | Department of Finance, Accounting and Statistics, Vienna University of Economics and Business

Global Spillover Effects of US Uncertainty

31 May 2017 3:30pm4:30pm
Saroj Bhattarai | UT Austin
Woong Yong Park | Seoul National University

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