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Forthcoming Events


UCLouvain Economics Seminar - Ariell Reshef

Ariell Reshef (PSE) will give a presentation on Techies, Trade and Skill-Biased Productivity: Firm Level Evidence from France Abstract : We study how firm level decisions on technology,...

Macro Lunch - Zainab Iftikhar

Zainab Iftikhar (IRES, UCLouvain) will give a presentation on Brain drain, informality and inequality between skill groups: A search and match model foe Sub-Saharan Africa  ...

7th Christmas Meeting

We are pleased to announce that the 7th Annual Christmas Meeting of Belgian Economists will take place on Friday December 22 at the Department of Economics of the University of Leuven. The event is a...

What's new?

Regards économiques n° 135

Transition énergétique et (dé)croissance économique

Ce numéro spécial de Regards économiques croise les regards d’ingénieurs et d’économistes pour étudier les possibles impacts de la transition énergétique sur la croissance...

UCL in top 5 Universities for Economists to Work for

According to Inomics Hanbook 2017, UCLouvain ranked 4th in the top universities for economists to work for ! Top 3 includes prestigious universities such as Princeton, Harvard and MIT. In 4th...
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Postdoctoral fellowships "FSR post-doc 2018"

The Institute for Multidisciplinary Research in Quantitative Modelling and Analysis (IMMAQ) de l'Université catholique de Louvain – Belgium informs you of the launch of the «FSR Post-doc 2018»...