IRES Lunch Seminar

The IRES Lunch Seminar is an informal forum where researchers present their work in progress in details and receive criticism and feedback from colleagues. Presentations on the blackboard are also welcome. PhD students entering the job market this year are strongly encouraged to present their job market paper.

The Macro Group provides sandwiches. Whether you would like a sandwich or not, please register by the Friday before the meeting at :
https://doodle.com/poll/skmcbyaxp8p9qpiu

Organizers:

  • Elsa Leromain
  • Gonzague Vannoorenberghe

Doyen 22 OR More 56 OR CORE B-135. Please check the location on each event. 

12:50 to 14:00

Programme - 2020 -2021

September

22 David de la Croix  More 56
     The Academic Market and the Rise of Universities in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (1000-1800)

29 Fabio Blasutto (IRES) CORE B-135
    The Rise of Cohabitation and Unilateral Divorce

 

October

13 Charles de Beauffort (IRES) Doyens 22

Minding One's Own Business: Optimal Time-Consistent Fiscal and Monetary Policy in a Liquidity Trap when Coordination is Lacking"

27  Samia Ferhat 
The impact of university openings on human capital formation

November

03 Nippe Lagerlöf (York University) CANCELLED

10 Sébastien Fontenay (ULB)
The Unintended Consequences of Maternity Leave Allowance on Fertility and Career Decisions

17 Jean-François Maystadt (IRES)
The Gravity of Distance : Evidence from a Trade Embargo (with Afnan Al-Malk and Maurizio Zanardi)

24 Joseph Gomes (IRES) CANCELLED
Maternal Mortality and Women's Political Participation (with Sonia Bhalotra, Damian Clarke, Atheendar Venkataramani)

December

01 Elisabeth Leduc (ULB)
Subsidizing Domestic Services as a Tool to Fight Unemployment: Effectiveness and Hidden Costs (with Ilan Tojerow)

08 Bart Cockx (Ghent University)
Priority to unemployed immigrants? A causal machine learning evaluation of training in Belgium (with Michael Lechner and Joost Bollens)

15 Gregory Ponthière (Hoover Chair)
Childlessness, childfreeness and compensation (with Marie-Louise Leroux (UQAM) et Pierre Pestieau (ULiège))

February

02 Joseph Gomes

09 Pierre Cahuc

16

23 Adèle Lemoine

March

 02 François Courtoy

09 Samia Ferhat