Winter 2015/2016

October 22, 2015

James Malcomson (University of Oxford, Emeritus Professor)

Relational Incentive Contracts with Persistent Private Information

November 5, 2015

Michael Burda (HU Berlin)

Not working at work: loafing, unemployment and labor productivity

November 12, 2015

Bernd Fitzenberger (HU Berlin)

End-of-Year Spending and the Long-Run Effects of Training Programs for the Unemployed

Jointly organized with the Quantitative Economic Colloquium

November 19, 2015

Christoph Sajons (Uni Freiburg)

Does candidate information on the ballot increase voter satisfaction? Evidence from a field experiment

December 3, 2015

Georg Meran (TU Berlin)

A Theory of Optimal Green Defaults

December 17, 2015

Leonardo Gasparini (Universidad Nacional de la Plata)

Assessing inequality in Latin America from a global perspective

January 14, 2016

Theocharis Grigoriadis (FU Berlin)

Russian Revolution & the Soft Budget Constraint

January 28, 2016

Peter Funk (Uni Köln)

Affluence, Activity and Apathy

February 4, 2016

Daniel Schunk (Uni Mainz)

The KIDS-WIN-study: preliminary evidence from a randomized-controlled field experiment

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

Please note: In the summer term 2016, the Research Seminar in Economics will take place every Thursday from 12 am to 2 pm.