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UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Chiara Farronato (Harvard Business School)

Chiara Farronato (Harvard Business School) Will give a presentation on Consumer Protection in an Online World: An Analysis of Occupational Licensing Abstract: This paper studies the effects of occupational licensing on consumer choices and market outcomes in a large online platform...
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UCLouvain Economics Seminar

James Fenske (Warwick University)

James Fenske (Warwick University) will give a presentation on Pre-Colonial Warfare and Long-Run Development in India Abstract: This paper analyzes the relationship between pre-colonial warfare and long-run development patterns within India. We construct a new, geocoded database of...
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IRES Lunch Seminar

Erica Perego (CEPII)

Erica Perego (CEPII) will give a presentation on World interest rate shocks and macroeconomic adjustment in commodity producing countries: the role of storage
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UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Ferdinand Vieider (Ghent University)

Ferdinand Vieider (Gent University) will give a presentation on Environmental Factors Shape Risk Preferences Abstract: Risk preferences are a key determinant of individual decisions. Such preferences change over time and differ across individuals, but little is known on what shapes...
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IRES Lunch Seminar

Roland Winkler (University of Antwerp)

Roland Winkler (University of Antwerp) will give a presentation on The Government Spending Multiplier at the Zero Lower Bound: International Evidence from Historical Data Abstract: Based on a large historical panel dataset, this paper provides robust evidence that the government...
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