Applied Economics and Econometrics Seminar



Wednesday September 20, 12:00 p.m., room P044

Teodora Boneva (University College London)

Title: "Motives for Educational Attainment"


Wednesday October 11, 12:00 p.m., room P044

Xiaodi Wang (University of Mannheim, Job Market Practice Talk)

Title: "What is the Effect of Imbalanced Sex Ratios on Women and Men in China?"



Wednesday October 25, 12:00 p.m., room P044

Miriam Gensowski (University of Copenhagen)

Title: "The Development of Academic Under-Confidence - A National Assessment of Children and Adolescents"


Wednesday November 8 , 12:00 p.m., room P044

Tommaso Porzio (UC San Diego)

Title: "Invisible Borders: Lessons on Regional Convergence from the Persistent East-West German Divide"

(joint work with Sebastian Heise)


Wednesday November 15 , 12:00 p.m., room P044

Dan Anderberg (Royal Holloway University of London)

Title: "The Dynamics of Domestic Violence: Learning about the Match"

(joint work with Noemi Mantovand and Robert M. Sauer)



Wednesday November 22 , 12:00 p.m., room P044

Hannah Schildberg-Hörisch (Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics, DICE)

Title: "Self-Employment, Familiy Production and the Returns To Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills in Rural Bangladesh."

(joint work with Shyamal Chowdhury and John C. Ham)



Wednesday December 06 , 12:00 p.m., room P044

Nadine Riedel (Ruhr Universität Bochum)

Title: "Combatting Tax Evasion: Evidence from Comparing Commercial and Business Tax Registry"