School of Business and Economics

Research

Economics Seminars

The Economics Group runs an active Seminar Series, with SBE staff and invited guests presenting throughout the year.

2017 Seminars

DatePresenterTitle
11th January 2017

Dr Kai Sun, State University of New York, Binghamton (USA)

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

Semiparametric Smooth Coefficient Estimation of a Stochastic Production Frontier System
8th February 2017

Dr Simona Rasciute and Dr Jon Seaton

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

Economics Workshop
22nd February 2017

Dr Andrea Isoni, Warwick Business School

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

Nudge Awareness: The Effect of Good and Bad Defaults
8th March 2017

Dr Edward Manderson

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

The Impact of Energy Costs on Trade
15th March 2017

Dr Greg Taylor, Oxford Internet Institute, Oxford University

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

Application Bundling in System Markets
6th April 2017

Dr Adel Hatami-Marbini, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

Modeling Centralised Resources Allocation and Target Setting using DEA
26th April 2017

Dr Albert Banal-Estanol, City University London and Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

Production Intermittence in Spot Electricity Markets
10th May 2017

Dr Christopher Spencer, Dr Anna Rita Bennato and Dr Vitor CastroLoughborough University

Economics Workshop - Find out more here: Economics Workshop - 10th May 2017
16th June 2017

Dr Ricardo Sousa (University of Minho, NIPE and LSE Alumni Association)

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

Macroeconomic Environment, Securitization and Housing Finance Characteristics: On the Determinants of the Housing Market Cycle
12th July 2017

Dr Justin Tumlinson, LUL

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

Why do individuals become entrepreneurs? 
18th October 2017

Dr Kym Brown, Monash University

Co-organised by Economics and the CPP

Persuasion in Islamic Finance


For information about any of the Economics seminars, please contact Dr Jonathan Seaton, who organises the series.

2016 Seminars

Date

Group 

Presenter

Title

7/12/16

Economics

Dr Luke Garrod, Dr Anthony Glass and Dr Karligash Glass Economics Workshop

22/11/16

Economics and CPP

Prof. Dr. Joel Stiebale from Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) Acquisitions, Markups, Efficiency, and Product Quality: Evidence from India

9/11/16

Economics

Professor Guido Erreygers Recent Research on Socioeconomoc inequality of health

19/10/16

Economics

Professor David Saal, Dr Huw Edwards and Dr Simeon Coleman (Loughborough University)

Economics Workshop

22/04/16

Economics

Professor Marcin Kaperczyk (Business School, Imperial College London)

Chasing Private Information

20/04/16

Economics

Thanaset Chevapatrakul (Nottinmgham University Business School)

Return Asymmetry and the Cross Section of Stock Returns

09/03/16

Economics

Victor Murinde (Birmingham University Business School)

Finance and development: Have We crossed over into the twilight zone?

04/03/16

Economics

Professor Julian Williams (Durham University Business School)

REALIZED RECOVERY: An Efficient Algorithm Fir Extracting the Expected Physical Distribution of Asset Prices from Intraday Options Prices 

(Fabio Massacci, Julian Williams, Yang Zhang)

02/03/16

Economics

Maurizio Zanardi (Lancaster University)

Suspiciously Timed Trade Disputes