UCLouvain Economics Seminar

The UCLouvain Economics Seminars is jointly organized by CORE and IRES.

Organizers: Gonzague Vannoorenberghe

On Thursday, 12:45 - 14:00 

Doyens 22  -  1, Place des Doyens, 1348 Louvain-la-Neuve



Programme for the academic year 2019 - 2020


October 2019

3 Yair Antler (Tel Aviv University)
   Multilevel Marketing: Pyramid-Shaped Schemes or Exploitative Scams

10 Luca Fornaro (CREI)
    Monetary Union and Financial Integration

17 Markus Dertwinkel-Kalt ( Frankfurt School of Finance and Management)
     Salience Effects in Portfolio Selection
     This seminar will take place at More 57 instead of Doyens 22.

31 Jacques Crémer (Toulouse School of Economics)
     Migration Between Platforms

November 2019

7 Mark Weder (Aarhus University)
   Do We Really Know that Monetary Policy was Destabilizing in the 1970s?

14 Julia Cagé (Sciences-Po)
     Heroes and Villains: The Effects of Combat Leadership on Collaboration in War-Time France

21  Filomena Garcia (Indiana University)
      Nationalistic bias in collusion competition

28 Juan Carluccio (Banque de France)
     Dissecting the impact of imports from low-wage countries on French consumer prices

December 2019

5 Jochen Mankart (Bundesbank)
   House Price Expectations and Housing Choice

12 Anastasios Karantounias (Fed Atlanta)
    Greed versus Fear : Optimal Time-Consistent Taxation with Default

February 2020

6 Martin Peitz (University of Mannheim)
   Add Clutter, Time Use, and Media Diversity

13 Alex Armand (Nova School of Business and Economics)
    Does Information Break the Political Resource Curse? Experimental Evidence from Mozambique

20 Gabriella Conti (University College London)
     Long-Term Health Effects of Prenatal and Infancy Home Visiting: Evidence from a Randomized Trial


27 Austin Wright (University of Chicago)
     Rebel Capacity and Combat Tactics

March 2020

5 Anandi Mani (Oxford University)
  Congnitive Droughts

12 Day Manoli (University of Texas Austin) !! CANCELLED !!
     Long-term Effects of Job Search Assistance: Experimental Evidence Using Administrative Tax Data

19 Mine Senses (John's Hopkins) !! CANCELLED !!

26 Marc Klemp (Univerity of Copenhagen) !! CANCELLED !!


April 2020

2 Dylan Glover (INSEAD) !! CANCELLED !!

23 Andrea Guariso (Trinity College) !! CANCELLED !!

30 Daniel Yi Xu (Duke University) !! CANCELLED !!


May 2020

7 Oriol Carbonell Nicolau (Rutgers University) !! CANCELLED !!

14 Elena Esposito (DEEP-HEC) !! CANCELLED !!

June 2020

4 Michèle Belot / Philip Kircher (EUI)

11 Marie-Louise Leroux (UQAM)