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16th Belgian Day for Labour Economists

Original picture : CC FOTO:FORTEPAN / Konok Tamás id Programme 9:15 - 9:30 Registration   9:30 - 10:45 @Auditorium Skills and labour market outcomes Hannah van Borm (UGent) What Does Student Employment Signal to...
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UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Sydney Ludvigson (New York University)

Sydney Ludvigson (New York University) will give a presentation on How the Wealth Was Won: Factor Shares as Market Fundamentals Abstract: We provide novel evidence on the driving forces behind the sharp increase in equity values over the post-war era. From the beginning of 1989 to...
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IRES Lunch Seminar

Lingwei Wu (University of Bonn)

Lingwei Wu (University of Bonn) will give a presentation on The Economic Motives For Foot-Binding Abstract: What are the origins of gender-biased social norms? As a painful custom that persisted in historical China, foot-binding targeted girls whose feet were reshaped during early...
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IRES Lunch Seminar joint with Doctoral Workshop

Javier García-Cicco (Central bank of Argentina)

Javier García-Cicco (Central Bank of Argentina) will give a presentation on Revisiting the Exchange Rate Pass Through: A General Equilibrium Perspective Abstract: A large literature estimates the exchange rate pass-through to prices (ERPT) using reducedform approaches, whose results...
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UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Pietro Biroli (University of Zurich)

Pietro Biroli (University of Zurich) will give a presentation on Genetics and Health Insurance: How Genes and Insurance Status Affect Smoking Decisions after Health Shocks Abstract: The determinants of healthy behaviors are complex and multifaceted, and include both biological...
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