Summer 2008

Program Summer 2008

April 16, 2008

no session

April 23, 2008

Cecilia Garcia Peñalosa, GREQAM, Universität Marseilles
Taxation and Income Distribution Dynamics in a Neoclassical Growth Model

April 30, 2008

no session

May 7, 2008

Friedrich Schneider, Universität Linz
Illegale Finanztransaktionen: Organisierte Kriminalität, Geldwäsche, Drogenhandel und Terrorismus

May 14, 2008

Christian Keuschnigg, Universität St. Gallen,
Outsourcing, Unemployment and Welfare Policy

May 21, 2008

Christian Merkl, IfW
Monetary Persistence and the Labor Market: A New Perspective

May 28, 2008

Peter Haan, DIW
Employment Effects of Welfare Reforms - Evidence from a structural life cycle model

June 4, 2008

Helge Berger, Freie Universität Berlin
The Information Content of Money For Euro Area Inflation

June 11, 2008

Humberto Llavador, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
An Agenda-Setting Model of Electoral Competition

June 18, 2008

Benedetto Gui, Universita degli Studi di Padova
A Double Adverse Selection Model With Social Responsible Firms and Heterogeneous Workers

June 25, 2008

Betrand Köbel, Universität Strasbourg
Comparative statics for input demands in imperfectly competitive output markets

July 2, 2008

Andrea Brandolini, Banca di Italia
Inequality Patterns in Rich Countries: Cross-Country Differences and Time Changes

July 9, 2008

Ugo Pagano, Università degli Studi di Siena
Economic Scarcity and Institutional Specificity

July 16, 2008

no session

Support for the Research Seminar in Economics by the Deutsche Bundesbank, Hauptverwaltung Berlin and the Bundesverband Deutscher Banken is gratefully acknowledged.