CEP LSE RSS Contact Us YouTube Facebook Twitter

Past Seminars:
CEP Labour Market Workshop


feed/rss  Webfeed

For further information and papers, when available, please contact
Anna Graham, email: a.graham@lse.ac.uk, tel: +44(0)-7955-7673.

This seminar is organised by
Alan Manning, email: a.manning@lse.ac.uk, tel: +44(0)20-7955-6078.
calendar
Tuesday  07 June 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Of Mice and Merchants: Trade and Growth in the Iron Age

Ferdinand Rauch (Oxford, CEP) , joint with Steve Pischke & Stephan Maurer (CEP & LSE)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  31 May 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Unemployment Benefits and Job Satisfaction: Evidence from Germany

Alexandre Georgieff (CEP)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  24 May 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Stochastic Search, Sorting and Heterogeneity: Labor Market Reforms and Wage Inequality in Germany

Jake Bradley (Cambridge) , joint with Alice Kuegler (CEP)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  10 May 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Specialization matters in the firm size-wage gap

Maria Molina Domene (CEP)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  03 May 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Vacancies in Housing and Labor Markets

Yannis Ioannides (Tufts)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  26 April 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Productivity in the Open Plan Workplace

Kati Szemeredi (CEP) , joint with Jordi Blanes-i-Vidal and Tom Kirchmaier

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  15 March 2016  12:45 - 14:00

The Demand for Autonomous Schools

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 March 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Locus of Control and Its Intergenerational Implications for Early Childhood Skill Formation

Nele Warrinnier (CEP & KU Leuven)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 March 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Teacher quality, test scores and non-cognitive skills: evidence from primary school teachers in the UK

Sarah Fleche (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  23 February 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Migration, Language, and Employment

Dominik Hangartner (LSE (Methodology Institute))

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 February 2016  12:45 - 14:00

The Labor Impact of Migration under Monopsony

Michael Amior (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 December 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Origins of Human Capital and Growth: Health Shocks and Institutions in the Protestant Reformation

Jeremiah Dittmar (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 December 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Channeling Fisher: Randomization Tests and the Statistical Insignificance of Seemingly Significant Experimental Results

Alwyn Young (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 November 2015  12:45 - 14:00

The design of teacher assignment : theory and evidence

Camille Terrier (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 November 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Do Inventions Respond to Changes in Economic Incentives?

Alice Kuegler (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 November 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Where does the wind blow? Green preferences and spatial misallocation in renewable energy sector

Guzman Ourens (CEP/LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 November 2015  12:45 - 14:00

The Path to College Education: Are Verbal Skills More Important than Math Skills?

Esteban Aucejo (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 October 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Why have the Wages of Married Women Increased?: Marital Sorting and Labor Supply of Couples

Zvi Eckstein (Hersliya)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 June 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Research incentives and teaching performances. Evidence from a natural experiment

Marta de Philipis (LSE)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  23 June 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Invisible Wall. Role of Institutions and Culture in Long Term Development. Quasi - Natural Experiment

Agnieszka Wysokinska (University of Warsaw and UCL)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 June 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Does Vote Counting Count? Using Electoral Data to Measure Labor Productivity

Ethan Ilzetzki (LSE)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  09 June 2015  12:45 - 14:00

NO SEMINAR TODAY

 

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 June 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Giving a Little Help to Girls? Evidence on Grade Discrimination and its Effect on Students' Achievement

Camille Terrier (LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  26 May 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Preferences over Decentralisation: A Quasi-Natural Experiment in Switzerland

Sarah Fleche (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 May 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Information Frictions and Observable Experience

Christopher Stanton (LSE (DoM))

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  05 May 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Liberation Technology: Mobile Phones and Political Mobilization in Africa

Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  28 April 2015  12:45 - 14:00

The Effect of Police Response Time on Crime Detection

Jordi Blanes-i-Vidal (LSE)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  17 March 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Fertility and Labour Supply: New Evidence from the UK

Claudia Hupkau (CEP, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 March 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Can tax reductions cause innovation? An RDD for R&D

Trang Nguyen (CEP, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 March 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Job Loss at Home: Children’s Grades during the Great Recession in Spain

Jeni Ruiz Valenzuela (CEP, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 February 2015  12:45 - 14:00

The Effects of Exposure to Better Neighborhoods on Children's Long-Term Outcomes: Quasi-Experimental Estimates and New Evidence from the MTO Experiment

Raj Chetty (Harvard University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 February 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Agricultural Productivity, Labour Reallocation, and Industrial Production in the Short Run: Evidence from India

Jonathan Colmer (CEP, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 December 2014  12:45 - 14:00

The Loss of Production Work: Evidence Based on Local Soviet Trade Shocks

Elias Einio (SERC & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 December 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Revisiting the Optimal Timing of Unemployment Benefits

Camille Landais (LSE) , joint with Johannes Spinnewijn

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  25 November 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Technology and Illegal Drugs Markets

Steve Machin (CEP, London School of Economics and University College London)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 November 2014  12:45 - 14:00

The Labour Demand Shock from Hell: The Protestant Reformation and Human Capital Investments

Jeremiah Dittmar (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 November 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Job Satisfaction in male jobs

Grace Lordan (Department of Social Policy, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 November 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Poorly Measured Confounders are More Useful on the Left Than on the Right

Steve Pischke (CEP)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  28 October 2014  12:30 - 14:00
Note change in Time


International Competition and Labor Market Effects

Joao Pessoa (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  21 October 2014  12:30 - 14:00
Note change in Time


Incentives as Signals: Experimental Evidence from the Recruitment of Health Workers

Erika Deserranno (STICERD, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 October 2014  12:30 - 14:00
Note change in Time


Does Adversity Affect Long-Term Economic Behaviour? Evidence from China's Rustication Program

Yi Fan (Department of International Development, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 July 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Labour market transitions and the informal sector in Russia

Fabian Slonimczyk (ICEF, NRU Higher School of Economics) , joint with Vladimir Gimpelson

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 June 2014  12:45 - 14:00

On Target? The Incidence of Sanctions Across Listed Firms in Iran

Mirko Draca (University of Warwick & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 June 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Returns to Skill over the Cycle: Job-Level Evidence from a Global Outsourcing Market

Georg Graetz (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 June 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Reservation wages and the wage flexibility puzzle

Barbara Petrongolo (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 June 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Unemployment Dynamics & Immigration

Jonathan Wadsworth (CEP and Royal Holloway)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 May 2014  12:45 - 14:00

In a Small Moment: Moral Hazard and Class Size in the Italian Mezzogiorno

Erich Battistin (QMUL)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 May 2014  12:45 - 14:00

The Labour Market Consequences of Environmental Change in Developing Countries

Jonathan Colmer (CEP, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 May 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Immigration and the Access to Social Housing in the UK

Alan Manning (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 March 2014  12:45 - 14:00

The Race Between the Supply and Demand for Experience

Michael Boehm (CEP and University of Bonn)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 March 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Assessing the Effect of School Days and Absences on Test Score Performance

Esteban Aucejo (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 March 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Demand Forces of Technical Change. Evidence from the Chinese Manufacturing Industry

Andreas Beerli (CEP & University of Zurich) , joint with Franziska J. Weiss, Fabrizio Zilibotti and Josef Zweimüller

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 February 2014  12:45 - 14:00

The Changing Returns to Crime: Product-Level Evidence from the UK

Mirko Draca (University of Warwick & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 February 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Fracking Growth

Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  28 January 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Skilled Mobility and the Job Surplus

Michael Amior (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 December 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Non-parametric identification of gender norms using the breadwinner notch

Camille Landais (LSE) , joint with Henrik Kleven & Jakob Sogaard

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 December 2013  12:45 - 14:00

City of dreams. The role of ability and self-confidence in spatial sorting

Gianmarco Ottaviano (LSE) , joint with Jorge de la Roca & Diego Puga

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 November 2013  12:45 - 14:00

The Labor Market Returns To Political Connections

Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE) , joint with S. Gagliarducci

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 November 2013  12:45 - 14:00

I (don't) like the way you move: the disruptive effects of residential mobility on student attainment

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 November 2013  12:45 - 14:00

ICT and Education: Evidence from Internet Access at Pupil Home Addresses

Felix Weinhardt (CEP & LSE) , joint with Rosa Sanchis and Ben Faber

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 November 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Do Recessions breed racism? Exploring whether racial prejudice is pro-cyclical

Grace Lordan (Department of Social Policy, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 October 2013  12:45 - 14:00

New Media, Institutions, and Economic Change: Evidence from the Protestant Reformation

Jeremiah Dittmar (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 July 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Social assistance and formal labor supply

Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 June 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Jensen's Inequality or Murphy's Law? The Structure of CEO Compensation and Risk Taking Incentives

Brian Bell (LSE & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 June 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Family Welfare Cultures

Gordon Dahl (UC San Diego)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 June 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Gender differences in a micro labour market: promotions amongst academic economists in France

Clement Bosquet (SERC)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 June 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Pedagogical Change with Complementary Use of Technology: Evidence from a Clustered Randomized Control Trial

Samuel Berlinski (IABD)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 June 2013  16:00 - 17:00
Note change in Time


Can Workfare Programs Moderate Violence? Evidence from India

Thiemo Fetzer (STICERD, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  28 May 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Unemployment and Domestic Violence

Jonathan Wadsworth (CEP and Royal Holloway)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 May 2013  12:45 - 14:00

The Ants and the Grasshoppers: Test Pressure and Gender Gaps in Grades

Ghazala Azmat (CEP)

STC 2.21, 2nd Floor, St. Clement's Building, LSE, Clare Market, London WC2A 2AB


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  07 May 2013  12:45 - 14:00

The Political Legacy of Commercial Television: Evidence from the Rise (and Fall) of Berlusconi

Andrea Tesei (Queen Mary)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 April 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Market Externalities of Large Unemployment Insurance Extension Programs

Camille Landais (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 March 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Relocation of Public Sector Workers: The local labour market impact of the Lyons Review

Giulia Faggio (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 March 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Money for nothing: estimating the impact of student aid on participation in Higher Education

Gill Wyness (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 March 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Earnings and labour market volatility in Britain

Stephen Jenkins (Social Policy, LSE) , joint with Lorenzo Cappellari

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  26 February 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Online Job Search and Unemployment Insurance during the Great Recession

Ioana Marinescu (University of Chicago)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 February 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Resetting the Urban Network: 117-2012AD

Guy Michaels (LSE & CEP) , joint with Ferdinand Rauch

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 February 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Minorities, Marriage and the Melting Pot

Alan Manning (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 February 2013  12:45 - 14:00

The new workplace employment relations study: first findings

Alex Bryson (NIESR & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper [pdf] Download 2nd Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 December 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Job placement incentives and youth job-finding rates

Nitika Bagaria (CEP, LSE) , joint with Barbara Petrongolo & John Van Reenen (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 December 2012  12:45 - 14:00

The Capitalists, the Workers, the Bread, and the Galleons

Pascal Michaillat (LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 November 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Information Frictions and the Law of One Price: Evidence from the Transatlantic Telegraph

Claudia Steinwender (CEP/LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  20 November 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Using Federal Minimum Wages to Identify the Impact of Minimum Wages on Employment and Earnings across the U.S. States

Yona Rubinstein (CEP & LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 November 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Assessing the Effect of Missing School Days on Test Score Performance

Esteban Aucejo (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 November 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Shared Capitalism and Workplace Performance: Evidence from Europe

Mark Williams (DoM, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 October 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Do professors really perpetuate the gender gap in science? Evidence from a natural experiment in a French higher education institution.

Thomas Breda (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  23 October 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Taxes and Migration of High Skilled Labour in Denmark

Camille Landais (LSE) , joint with Henrik Kleven (STICERD, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 October 2012  12:45 - 14:00

The Impact of Tariff and Tax Rates on Firm Wages and Employment

Wenya Cheng (CEP/LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 October 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Relative peer performance: empirical evidence on the big fish small pond hypothesis

Felix Weinhardt (CEP & LSE) , joint with Richard Murphy (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 June 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Does Self-Employment Measure Entrepreneurship? Evidence from Great Britain

Giulia Faggio (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 June 2012  12:45 - 14:00

What Happens When Employers Are Free to Discriminate

Alex Bryson (NIESR & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 June 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Individual and Household Earnings Inequality

Scott Murani (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 May 2012  12:45 - 14:00

A theory of work organisation and the employment relationship, and a partial empirical test

David Marsden (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 May 2012  12:45 - 14:00

The Spatial Analysis of the Employment Effect of the Minimum Wage in a Recession: The Case of the UK 1999-2010

Peter Dolton (Royal Holloway UoL & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 March 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Cities and Worker Interactions

Guy Michaels (LSE & CEP) , joint with Ferdinand Rauch and Stephen Redding

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 March 2012  12:45 - 14:00

CEO Pay in China

Alex Bryson (NIESR & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  28 February 2012  12:45 - 14:00

The Effects of Spatially Targeted Enterprise Initiatives: Evidence from UK LEGI

Henry Overman (SERC and LSE) , joint with Elias Einiö (VATT & SERC)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  21 February 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Managing for Cash: Which firm decisions are affected by the credit crunch?

Luis Garicano (LSE Department of Management & CEP) , joint with Claudia Steinwender (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 February 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Are Union Representatives Discriminated?

Thomas Breda (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper [pdf] Download 2nd Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  31 January 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Decreasing wage inequalities in France, 1967-2008

Mathilde Gaini (CEP, Paris School of Economics, CREST)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 January 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Hate Crime in the Wake of Terror Attacks

Steve Machin (CEP, London School of Economics and University College London)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 January 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Economic Implications of Educational Decisions: The Effects of 'Information' on School Students in London

Sandra McNally (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 January 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Offshoring, Migration and American Jobs

Gianmarco Ottaviano (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 December 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Standard time and solar time: the impacts on getting up and energy consumption in the US

Felix Weinhardt (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 November 2011  12:45 - 14:00

The causes of migration: theory and evidence for the United States

Daniel Vernazza (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 November 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Economic impacts of road improvements: evidence from British micro-data

Rosa Sanchis (SERC & LSE) , joint with S. Gibbons, T. Lyytikainen & H.G. Overman

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 November 2011  12:45 - 14:00

The Careers of Immigrants

Ana Matos (CEP & LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  08 November 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Performance Pay, Gender Inequality and Young Lawyers

Ghazala Azmat (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Friday  04 November 2011  11:30 - 13:00
Note change in Time


Public Sector Hospital Competition, New Private Market Entrants and Their Combined Impact on Incumbent Providers’ Efficiency: Evidence from the English NHS

Zack Cooper (CEP, LSE) , joint with S. Gibbons, S. Jones & A. McGuire

[pdf] Download Paper


Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  01 November 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Supply of upper secondary education and student sorting

Hanna Virtanen (CEP & Aalto University, Finland)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 October 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Unemployment history and frictional wage dispersion

Victor Ortego-Marti (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 October 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Non-native speakers of English in the classroom: what are the effects on pupil performance?

Sandra McNally (CEP) , joint with Charlotte Geay and Shqiponja Telhaj

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 October 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Immigrant segregation, enclaves and crime

Brian Bell (LSE & CEP) , joint with Steve Machin

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 October 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Entrepreneurship & Home Ownership

Philippe Bracke (SERC & STICERD) , joint with Christian Hilber (LSE & SERC) & Olmo Silva (LSE, CEP & SERC)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  28 June 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Searching for Search Frictions: Empirical Estimates from an Audit Study

Jim Rebitzer (Boston)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  21 June 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Worktime regulations and spousal labor supply

Barbara Petrongolo (CEP) , joint with Eric Maurin and Dominique Goux

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 June 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Physician Responses to Financial Incentives: Evidence from Hospital Discharge Data

Katherine Ho (Columbia) , joint with Ariel Pakes

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  07 June 2011  12:45 - 14:00

NO SEMINAR TODAY

Sebastian Stumpner (Berkeley, EOPP visitor)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  31 May 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Quantifying the Economic Spillovers from Government Activity with an Application to Science

Bruce Weinberg (Ohio State University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 May 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Why are migrants paid more?

Alex Bryson (NIESR & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 March 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Social Assistance and birth outcomes

Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 March 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Evaluating the Effect of Minimum Wages on Employment Using the Systematic Differential Impact of Federal Minimum Wages on State Effective Minimum Wages

Yona Rubinstein (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 March 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Individual voice in employment relationships: a comparison under different collective voice regimes

David Marsden (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 February 2011  12:45 - 14:00

No margin, No mission? A Field Experiment on Incentives and Productivity in a Non-Profit Organization

Oriana Bandiera (LSE) , joint with Nava Ashraf and Kelsey Jack

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 February 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Optimal Unemployment Insurance over the Business Cycle

Pascal Michaillat (LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 February 2011  12:45 - 14:00

The Contribution of Dispersion across Plants to the Increase in US Earnings Dispersion

Alex Bryson (NIESR & CEP) , joint with Erling Barth, James C. Davis and Richard Freeman

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 February 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Citizenship, Fertility and Parental Investmnets

Irma Clots-Figueras (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 January 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Has Income Mobility in Britain Changed Over the Last two Decades?

Stephen Jenkins (Social Policy, LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 January 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Do neighbours affect teenage outcomes? Evidence from neighbourhood changes in England

Felix Weinhardt (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  07 December 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Mother Schooling, Fertility and Children’s Education: Evidence from Arabs in Israel

Victor Lavy (RHUL & Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 November 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Total Reward in the UK in the Public and Private Sectors

Peter Dolton (Royal Holloway UoL & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  23 November 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Is Wealth Causing Health? Evidence from Stock Market Induced Wealth Shocks

Hannes Schwandt (Zurich)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 November 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Getting teachers to remote locations: Hiring practices, skills and preferences

Panu Pelkonen (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 November 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Selective Trials: A Principal-Agent Approach to Randomized Controlled Experiment

Gerard Padro (LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 November 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Bigger Pie or Larger Slice? CEO Bargaining Ability and Rent Distribution - Evidence from Mergers & Acquisitions

Daniel Metzger (FMG & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 October 2010  12:45 - 14:00

The externalities from social housing, evidence from Paris (JMP)

Antoine Goujard (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 October 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Authority, Incentives and Performance: Theory and Evidence from a Chinese Newspaper

Yanhui Wu (CEP & LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 October 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Stairway to Heaven: Social Connections and Promotions in the Catholic Church

Timothee Carayol (CEP & LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 October 2010  12:45 - 14:00

The Marriage Premium Revisited: The Case of Professional Baseball

Naomi Feldman (Ben-Gurion University) , joint with Francesca Cornaglia

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 June 2010  12:45 - 14:00

'Nicklebee', Great Expectations and Hard Times

Peter Dolton (Royal Holloway UoL & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 June 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Job search and geographic spillovers: A very disaggregate approach

Barbara Petrongolo (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 June 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Gender and Racial Biases: Evidence from Child Adoption

Leonardo Felli (LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 May 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Incentives, Markets and Knowledge Based Hierarchies

Radoslawa Nikolowa (LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 April 2010  12:45 - 14:00

SEMINAR CANCELLED

Brian Bell (LSE & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 March 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Do higher wages come at a price?

Alex Bryson (NIESR & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 March 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Wage effects from changes in local human cpaital in Britain

Ioannis Kaplanis (LSE & SERC)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 March 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Education and Youth Crime: Exploring the Causal Relationship

Olivier Marie (University of Maastricht & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  23 February 2010  12:45 - 14:00

The effect of job displacements on couples' fertility decisions

Jenni Kellokumpu (LSE & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 February 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Optimal Monitoring and Sanctioning Systems

Conny Wunsch (University of St Gallen & UCL visitor)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 February 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Washington's revolving door: lobbying, political connections and the market for access

Mirko Draca (University of Warwick & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 February 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Crime and immigration: evidence from large immigrant waves in the UK

Brian Bell (LSE & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 January 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Have information and communication technologies polarized skill demand? Evidence from eleven countries over 25 years

Guy Michaels (LSE & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 January 2010  12:45 - 14:00

The impact on employment of the age-related increase in the National Minimum Wage: A regression discontinuity approach

Richard Dickens (University of Sussex & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 January 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Childhood Obesity in the UK: Is Fast Food a Factor

Peter Dolton (Royal Holloway UoL & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 December 2009  12:45 - 14:00

The Effect of Instructional Time on Achievements in Math, Science and Reading: Evidence from Developed and Developing Countries

Victor Lavy (RHUL & Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 December 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Money and Happiness: Evidence from the Industry Wage Structure

Steve Pischke (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 November 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Hukou policies and Labour Market Outcomes of Rural-to-Urban Migrants in China

Dongshu Ou (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 November 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Fiscal policy and the labour market: the effects of public sector employment and wages

Pedro Gomes (PEP, STICERD)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 November 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Moving into the Projects: Social Housing Neighborhoods and School Performance in England

Felix Weinhardt (CEP & LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 November 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Knowledge flows through FDI: the case of privatisations in Central and Eastern Europe

Christian Fons-Rosen (UPF Barcelona & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 October 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Recent changes in the European employment structure: the roles of technology & globalisation

Maarten Goos (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  20 October 2009  12:45 - 14:00

The Economic Effects of National Swings on Political Jurisdictions: Theory and Evidence from English Councils and US States

Oliver Denk (EOPP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 October 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Optimal Policy in a Dyanamic Search Model with Risk Aversion

Jean-Baptiste Michau (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 October 2009  12:45 - 14:00

The Timing of Parental Income on Child Outcomes: The Role of Permanent and Transitory Shocks

Emma Tominey (University of York)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 June 2009  12:45 - 14:00

The Good, The Bad and The Average: Evidence on the Scale and Nature of Ability Peer Effects in Schools

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP) , joint with Victor Lavy & Felix Weinhardt

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  23 June 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Long-Term Earnings Losses due to Mass Layoffs During the 1982 Recession: An Analysis Using U.S. Administrative Data from 1974 to 2004

Till Von Wachter (Columbia University)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 June 2009  12:45 - 14:00

How do CEOs spend their time?

Raffaella Sadun (HBS) , joint with Oriana Bandiera, Andrea Prat & Luigi Guiso

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 June 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Chernobyl, Health and Labour Market Performance in the Ukraine

Jonathan Wadsworth (CEP and Royal Holloway)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 May 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Information and Employee Evaluation: Evidence from Public Schools

Jonah Rockoff (Columbia Business School)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 May 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Immigration, Wage Inequality and unobservable skills in the U.S. and UK

Cinzia Rienzo (CEP & Royal Holloway, University of London)

[pdf] Download Paper


Conference Room, LRB 505, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in Portugal Street, London WC2


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  05 May 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Collective agreements, employment restructuring in transition and wages in Central Europe

Simone Moriconi (Universita del Piemonte Orientale & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


Conference Room, LRB 505, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in Portugal Street, London WC2


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  28 April 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Parental Background and the Transition to Secondary School: Evidence from Germany

Georg Graetz (LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


Conference Room, LRB 505, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in Portugal Street, London WC2


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  17 March 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Does decentralized organization improve individual performance? Evidence from journalists.

Yanhui Wu (CEP & LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 March 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Tournaments without Prizes: Evidence from Personnel Records

Jordi Blanes-i-Vidal (LSE) , joint with Mareike Nossol

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 March 2009  12:45 - 14:00

To Leave or Not to Leave? A Regression Discontinuity Analysis on the Impact of Failing the High School Exit Exam

Dongshu Ou (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 February 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Long-term health effects on the next generation of Ramadan fasting during pregnancy.

Reyn Van Ewijk (University of Amsterdam (UVA))

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 February 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Separate Effects of Sibling Gender and Family Size on Educational Achievements – Methods and First Evidence from Population Birth Registry

Stacey Chen (Royal Holloway)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 February 2009  12:45 - 14:00

The impact of season of birth on educational and Labour market outcomes. Evidence from France

Julien Grenet (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 February 2009  12:45 - 14:00

'Every Child Matters': Is This Reflected by Effectiveness of Special Action Programes'?

Francois Keslair (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 January 2009  12:45 - 14:00

When randomization in collective tournaments is profitable for the principal

Stefanie Lehmann (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  20 January 2009  12:45 - 14:00

One nation under a groove?

Alan Manning (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 January 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Moving Immigrants from Welfare to Work: The Impact of an Integration Program

Matti Sarvimaki (SERC, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 December 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Young Females- Are They Doing Better In Economic Hot Spots?

Boris Hirsch (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 December 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Education and Mobility

Panu Pelkonen (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 November 2008  12:45 - 14:00

The Geography of the National Minimum Wage

Peter Dolton (Royal Holloway UoL & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 November 2008  13:30 - 14:30
Note change in Time


Unobservables and Matching As An Evaluation Method: Evidence from an Education Intervention

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 November 2008  13:30 - 14:30
Note change in Time


Long-Term Effects of Forced Migration

Matti Sarvimaki (SERC, LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 November 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Pride and Prejudice: Evidence from the 'Promised Land'

Wenya Cheng (CEP/LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  28 October 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Peer Effects in Science – Evidence from the Dismissal of Scientists in Nazi Germany

Fabian Waldinger (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  21 October 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Can Family Support Policies Help Explain Differences in Working Hours across Countries?

Urban Sila (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 October 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Railroads and the Raj: The Economic Impact of Transportation Infrastructure

Dave Donaldson (MIT)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  07 October 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Gender differences in market competitiveness in a real workplace: evidence from performance-based pay tournaments among teachers

Victor Lavy (RHUL & Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 July 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Childcare Regulation, Licensing, and Educational Outcomes

Morris Kleiner (University of Minnesota)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 June 2008  12:45 - 14:00

The distinct impact of information technologies and communication technologies on the organization of firms

Raffaella Sadun (HBS)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 June 2008  12:45 - 14:00

The value of rude health: the effect of employee well-being and absence policies on business performance

David Marsden (CEP) , joint with Simone Moriconi

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 June 2008  12:45 - 14:00

The Effect of Average Performance Information on Own Performance: Natural Experiment with High School Students

Ghazala Azmat (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 June 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Why do disadvantaged pupils attend lesser quality schools?’ - a statistical consideration of four alternative but potentially complementary explanations for UK data

Richard Houston (Office of Climate Change)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 May 2008  12:45 - 14:00

The Rise of China and the Natural Resource Curse in Africa

Gerard Padro (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  20 May 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Early Release and Recidivism: A Regression Discontinuity Approach

Olivier Marie (University of Maastricht & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 May 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Resource Abundance and Development: The Case of Brazil

Guy Michaels (LSE & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 April 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Do large increases in school expenditure raise pupil attainment? Evidence from English primary schools

Helena Holmlund (CEP) , joint with Sandra McNally & Martina Viarengo

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 March 2008  12:45 - 14:00

A Tale of Two Countries: Unions, Closures and Growth in Britain and Norway

Harald Dale-Olsen (Institute for Social Research, Norway) , joint with Alex Bryson

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 March 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Health and Knowledge. Education, Income and the MMR Vaccine Controversy in the UK

Jonathan Wadsworth (CEP and Royal Holloway)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 February 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Did Securitization Lead to Lax Screening? Evidence from Subprime Loans 2001-2006

Vikrant Vig (London Business School) , joint with Benjamin Keys, Tanmoy Mukherjee and Amit Seru

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 February 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Cultural determinants of unemployment duration

Joseph Zweimueller (University of Zurich)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 February 2008  16:00 - 17:30
Note change in Time


Political Dynasties (please note seminar start time)

Pedro dal Bo (Brown University)

[pdf] Download Paper


Conference Room, LRB 505, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in Portugal Street, London WC2


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  15 January 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Taxation and family labour supply (JMP)

Alexander Gelber (Berkeley)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 December 2007  13:00 - 14:00
Note change in Time


Risk Incentives and Tournaments

Christos Genakos (CEP & Cambridge University)

STC 1.75, 1st Floor, St. Clement's Building, LSE, Clare Market, London WC2A 2AB


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  04 December 2007  12:45 - 14:00

The journey to the west: circular migration and careers

Fei Qin (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 November 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Inside the Black Box of Ability Peer Effects: Evidence from Variation in High and Low Achievers in the Classroom

Victor Lavy (RHUL & Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  20 November 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Unemployment and taxation with regulated products and labour markets

Simone Moriconi (Universita del Piemonte Orientale & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 November 2007  13:00 - 14:00
Note change in Time


Information Technology, Organization and Productivity in the Public Sector: Evidence from Police Departments

Luis Garicano (LSE Department of Management & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 November 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Identifying the Source of Catholic School Effects on Wages and Earnings

Youngjoo Kim (LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 October 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Assessed by a teacher like me: Race gender and subjective evaluations

Amine Ouazad (INSEAD)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  23 October 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Assessing School quality: Academic standards, pupil wellbeing and parental satisfaction

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP) , joint with Steve Gibbons (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 October 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Police and thieves...and football

Olivier Marie (University of Maastricht & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 October 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Peer Effects in Science - Evidence from the Dismissal of Scientists in Nazi Germany

Fabian Waldinger (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 June 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Does Planning Regulation Help Independent Retailers?

Raffaella Sadun (HBS)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 June 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Why so unhappy? The effects of unionisation on job satisfaction

Alex Bryson (NIESR & CEP) , joint with Lorenzo Cappellari & Claudio Lucifora

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 June 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Performance and perception of performance amongst students

Arnaud Chevalier (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 June 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Mothers' Marginal Willingness to Pay for Amenities

Christina Felfe (UPF Barcelona & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 May 2007  12:45 - 14:00

The bidder's curse

Ulrike Malmendier (UC Berkeley)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 May 2007  14:30 - 16:00
Note change in Time


Does movie violence increase violent crime?

Stefano Della Vigna (Berkeley)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 May 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Incentive pay systems and the management of human resources in France and Britain

David Marsden (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 May 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Do better schools raise housing prices? Evidence from Paris school zoning

Julien Grenet (CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 May 2007  12:45 - 14:00

The ins and outs of cyclical unemployment

Gary Solon (University of Michigan) , joint with Mike Elsby & Ryan Michaels

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 March 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Efficiency wages and the economic effects of the minimum wage: evidence from a low-wage labour market

Andreas Georgiadis (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 March 2007  12:45 - 14:00

How Should we Organise Schooling to Further Children with Migration Background?

Nicole Schneeweis (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 February 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Mobility and school disruption

Shqiponja Telhaj (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  20 February 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Immigrant Assimilation in a Bilingual Country

Javier Ortega (Toulouse & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 February 2007  12:00 - 13:30
Note change in Time


Understanding international prices: customers as capital

Lukasz Drozd (University of Minnesota)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 February 2007  12:45 - 14:00

The Underground Economy and the Credit Market

Roberta Zizza (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 January 2007  12:45 - 14:00

International Commodity Taxation in the Presence of Unemployment

Simone Moriconi (Universita del Piemonte Orientale & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  23 January 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Why is the Net Educational Attainment of Blacks Greater than that of Whites?

Chris Dougherty (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 January 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Labour Supply Effects of the Recent Social Security Benefit Cuts: Empirical Estimates Using Cohort Discontinuities

Giovanni Mastrobuoni (Collegio Carlo Alberto)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 January 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Panic on the Streets of London: Police, Crime and The July 2007 Terror Attacks

Mirko Draca (University of Warwick & CEP) , joint with Steve Machin (CEP & UCL) and Robert Witt (Surrey)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 December 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Lead them to Water and Pay them to Drink: An Experiment with Services and Incentives for College Achievement

Philip Oreopoulos (University of Toronto) , joint with Josh Angrist and Daniel Lang

Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  28 November 2006  12:45 - 14:00

The Long-Term Effects of Unemployment Compensation: Evidence from the JSA

Barbara Petrongolo (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  21 November 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Does Naming and Shaming in the Public Sector Work? Evidence from an Unusually Tough School Accountability Regime

Ifty Hussain (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 November 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Productivity, Aggregate Demand and Unemployment Fluctuations

Regis Barnichon (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  07 November 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Developments in Pay Inequality after 1990: Britain, France and Germay Compared

Richard Belfield (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  31 October 2006  12:45 - 14:00

The Marginal Utility of Income

Guy Mayraz (CEP, London School of Economics) , joint with Richard Layard & Steve Nickell

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 October 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Culture Clash or Culture Club? The Identity and Attitudes of Immigrants in Britain

Alan Manning (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 October 2006  12:30 - 13:45
Note change in Time


The Effect of Trade Liberalization on Informality, Wages and Productivity: Evidence from Mexico

Benjamin Aleman-Castilla (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 October 2006  12:45 - 14:00

The Division of Labour, Coordination, and the Demand for Information Processing

Guy Michaels (LSE & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 October 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Are Program Participants Good Evaluators?

Alexander Whalley (UC Merced) , joint with Jeffrey Smith and Nathaniel Wilcox

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 June 2006  12:45 - 14:00

CANCELLED

Lilas Demmou (CEP & CEPREMAP-ENS)

Conference Room, LRB 505, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in Portugal Street, London WC2


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  20 June 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Conflict-Induced Displacement and Labour Market Outcomes: Evidence from Post-War Bosnia & Herzigovina

Florence Kondylis (CEP)

Conference Room, LRB 505, 5th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in Portugal Street, London WC2


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  13 June 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Faith Primary Schools: Better Pupils or Better Schools?

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 June 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Early Quantitive Evidence on the Impact of the Pathways to Work Pilots

Carl Emmerson (IFS) , joint with Alissa Goodman (IFS)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 May 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Peer Effects in English Schools

Amine Ouazad (INSEAD)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 May 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Analysis, Judgement, Trust and Motivation

Jeremy Hardie (CPNSS, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 May 2006  12:45 - 14:00

What a Difference a Day Makes? The Impact of School Year Length on Educational Outcomes

Samuel Berlinski (IABD)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 May 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Anticipating Reforms: Saving and Work in Germany

Michael McMahon (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 March 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Do Younger Students Need Smaller Classes? Evidence from France

Mathieu Valdenaire (PSE, Paris)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  07 March 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Religious Schools and Pupil Attainments in the UK

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP) , joint with Steve Gibbons

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  28 February 2006  13:30 - 14:45
Note change in Time


Patterns of intergenerational transmission of education : the case of Senegal

Christelle Dumas (DESTIN) , joint with S. Lambert

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  21 February 2006  12:45 - 14:00

The Impact of Immigration on the Structure of Wages: New Evidence from Britain

Jonathan Wadsworth (CEP and Royal Holloway) , joint with Marco Manacorda & Alan Manning

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  07 February 2006  12:45 - 14:00

The World Joint Distribution of Income and Education 1870-2000

Fabrice Murtin (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  31 January 2006  12:45 - 14:00

An Evaluation of Early Prolific Offender Pilot Schemes in England and Wales

Olivier Marie (University of Maastricht & CEP) , joint with Stephen Machin (CEP & UCL)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 January 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Peer effects in European primary schools: evidence from PIRLS

Andreas Ammermueller (ZEW, Mannheim University) , joint with Steve Pischke, CEP & LSE

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 December 2005  12:45 - 14:00

tba

Martin Knapp (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 November 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Grade Retention and School Outcomes: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Uruguayan Administrative Data

Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 November 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Are Some Children More Equal Than Others? Evidence From Schooling Decisions in Mexico

Ifty Hussain (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 November 2005  13:00 - 14:15
Note change in Time


Competition and segregation in primary schools

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 November 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Intertemporal Substitution and Labour Supply in the UK: Estimates from the British Household Panel Survey (BHPS)

Guillermo Felices (Bank of England)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 November 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Does Tracking Affect the Importance of Family Background on Student’s Test Scores?

Fabian Waldinger (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 October 2005  12:45 - 14:00

The Incidence of an Earned Income Tax Credit: Evaluating the Impact on Wages in the UK

Ghazala Azmat (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 October 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Are Women Leaders Good for Education? Evidence from India

Irma Clots-Figueras (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 October 2005  12:45 - 14:00

The Macro-Foundations of Microeconomics: Initial Labor Market Conditions and Long-Term Outcomes for Economists and MBAs

Paul Oyer (Stanford)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 October 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Agglomeration and monopsonistic labour markets

Alan Manning (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  28 June 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Foreign Students in UK Universities – Crowding-Out?

Teresa Casey (CEP) , joint with Steve Machin (CEP, CEE & UCL)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  21 June 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Sheepskin or Prozac: The causal effect of education on mental health

Arnaud Chevalier (CEP) , joint with Leon Feinstein (IoE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 June 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Debt and Depression

Richard Disney (University of Nottingham)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  07 June 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Mangerial Incentives in Hierarchies: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Oriana Bandiera (LSE) , joint with Iwan Barankay (Essex) & Imran Rasul (Chicago & CEPR)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  31 May 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Pupil mobility in England

Joan Wilson (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 May 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Agricultural Production and Conflict Refugee Status: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from a Policy Intervention Programme in Rwanda

Florence Kondylis (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 May 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Teachers' PRP and its Effects

David Marsden (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 May 2005  12:45 - 14:00

TBA

Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 April 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Individual Wage Evolution and Job Separation in a Stochastic Productivity Model

Coen Teulings (Cambridge University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 March 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Unequal pay or unequal employment: A cross-country analysis of gender gaps

Barbara Petrongolo (CEP) , joint with Claudia Olivetti

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 March 2005  12:45 - 14:00

SEMINAR CANCELLED: Understanding Productivity and Wage Dispersion in the UK and Norway

Giulia Faggio (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 March 2005  12:45 - 14:00

ICT in Schools

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP) , joint with Steve Machin (UCL & CEP) and Sandra McNally (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 February 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Recruiting in Cyberspace: Does the Internet make any Difference for Employers and Job Seekers?

Mari Kangasniemi (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 February 2005  12:30 - 14:00
Note change in Time


Identifying Social Interactions Through Excess Variance Contrasts

Bryan Graham (UC Berkeley & NYU)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 February 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Minimum Wages and Firm Profitability

Mirko Draca (University of Warwick & CEP) , joint with Steve Machin (UCL & CEP) & John Van Reenen (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 February 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Borrowing Constraints, the Cost of Precautionary Saving and Unemployment Insurance

Thomas Crossley (McMaster University) , joint with Hamish Low (Cambridge University & IFS)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 January 2005  12:30 - 00:00
Note change in Time


High Frequency Wage Rigidity

Guido Menzio (Northwestern)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 January 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Politics, Schools and Markets: Quasi-Experimental Evidence on the Impact of Autonomy and Competition from a Truly Revolutionary UK Reform

Damon Clark (University of Florida)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 January 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Returns to Apprenticeship Training in Austria: Evidence from Failed Firms

Steve Pischke (CEP) , joint with Josef Fersterer & Rudolf Winter-Ebmer

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  07 December 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Reallocation, Firm Turnover and Efficiency: Selection on Productivity or Profitability?

John Haltiwanger (University of Maryland) , joint with Lucia Foster (Bureau of the Census) and Chad Syverson (Chicago & NBER)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 November 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Does local taxation affect business' decisions

Henry Overman (SERC and LSE) , joint with Gilles Duranton

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  23 November 2004  12:45 - 14:00

International benchmarking exercise - 3rd Skills Audit

Hilary Steedman (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 November 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Well-Being and Social Capital:Does Suicide Pose a Puzzle?

John Helliwell (UBC & NBER )

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 November 2004  12:45 - 14:00

TBA

Alan Manning (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 November 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Street Crime & Police Resources

Olivier Marie (University of Maastricht & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 October 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Employment effects of the National Minimum Wage in Britain

Richard Dickens (University of Sussex & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 October 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Do a few months of compulsory schooling matter? The education and labour market impact of school leaving rules

Fernando Galindo-Rueda (DTI, CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 October 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Sinking the Blues: The Impact of Deregulating Shop Closing Hours on Product and Labor Markets using the American and British Experiences as Quasi-Natural Experiments

Maarten Goos (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 October 2004  12:45 - 14:00

The Effect of Compulsory Schooling in Germany

Steve Pischke (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 June 2004  12:45 - 14:00

SEMINAR POSTPONED

Jose Galdon (Public University of Navarre and CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 June 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Estimating the Probability of Leaving Unemployment Using Uncompleted Spells From Repeated Cross-section Data

Maia Guell (Edinburgh) , joint with Luojia Hu (Northwestern University)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 June 2004  12:45 - 14:00

The Riddle of the Sands? Intertemporal Substitution of Labour for Archaeological Workers in Syria in 1938

Peter Dolton (Royal Holloway UoL & CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  08 June 2004  12:45 - 14:00

The Widening Socio-Economic Gap in UK Higher Education

Oscar Marcenaro Gutierrez (CEP) , joint with Fernando Galindo-Rueda (CEP & CEE) & Anna Vignoles (Institute of Education & CEE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  01 June 2004  12:45 - 14:00

The Discriminating Employer: Theory and Evidence on Discrimination in Hiring

Raquel Fernandez (NYU)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 May 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Cooperative Behaviour in the Workplace

Imran Rasul (UCL and IFS)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 May 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Employers' search and the efficiency of matching

Michele Pellizzari (IGIER-Bocconi & IZA)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 May 2004  12:45 - 14:00

The marriage earnings premium for men: a not-so-fixed fixed effect?

Chris Dougherty (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 April 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Did the Minimum Wage Affect the Incidence of Second Jobs?

Jonathan Wadsworth (CEP and Royal Holloway)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 March 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Indian Immigrants: Where to?

Augustin De-Coulon (QMUL & CEP) , joint with Jonathan Wadsworth (CEP and Royal Holloway)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 March 2004  12:45 - 14:00

What do unions do? A 20th Anniversary Retrospective

Bruce Kaufman (Georgia State University)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 March 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Evaluating the Economic Significance of Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity

Mike Elsby (Edinburgh)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 February 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Seminar Postponed Until Summer Term

Jonathan Wadsworth (CEP and Royal Holloway)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 February 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Firm size distribution and EPL in Italy

Roberto Torrini (Bank of Italy & LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 February 2004  12:45 - 14:00

International evidecne on intergenerational mobility: a careful comparison

Jo Blanden (University of Surrey)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 February 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Evaluating the Effects on Test Scores of an Educational Reform in Brazil

Naercio Menezes (University of Sao Paulo & LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 January 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Does competition improve the Public Employment Service?

David Grubb (OECD)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  20 January 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Self selection of migrant workers: migration premium and (no) returns to skills

Eran Yashiv (Tel-Aviv)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 January 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Gender gaps in unemployment rates in OECD countries

Ghazala Azmat (CEP) , joint with Maia Guell and Alan Manning

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 December 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Schooling and Child Labour in Brazil

Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  02 December 2003  12:45 - 14:00

The determinants of teacher supply: time series eveidence for the UK, 1962-2001

Tsung-Ping Chung (CEP) , joint with Peter Dolton (CEP & NCL) and Andrew Tremayne (York & University of Sydney)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 November 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Job satisfaction, mobility and the gender gap

Theodora Xenogiani (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 November 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Do friends and relatives really help in getting a good job?

Michele Pellizzari (IGIER-Bocconi & IZA)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 November 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Gender segregation in labour contracts

Barbara Petrongolo (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 November 2003  12:45 - 14:00

What difference does it make: vocational education for unqualified school-leavers

Steve McIntosh (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  28 October 2003  12:45 - 14:00

THe Literacy Hour

Sandra McNally (CEP) , joint with Steve Machin (UCL & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  21 October 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Connective Capital and Labor Productivity Within Firms

Kathryn Shaw (Stanford)

[pdf] Download Paper [pdf] Download 2nd Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 October 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Does product market competition increase wage inequality?

Maria Guadalupe (INSEAD)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  07 October 2003  12:45 - 14:00

The Impact of Menu-Based Price Discrimination on Poverty: Evidence from US Auto-Prices, 1930-2002

Giles Keating (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  24 June 2003  12:45 - 14:00

TBA

Paul Krugman (Princeton)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  17 June 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Returns to schooling and ability in a British Cohort: control functions with multiple educational outcomes

Fernando Galindo-Rueda (DTI, CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 June 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Discrimination in the UK labour market and heterogeneity in the returns to schooling

Chris Dougherty (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 June 2003  12:45 - 14:00

The value of training in the UK: a longitudinal analysis

Anna Vignoles

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  20 May 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Union decline in Britain 1990-1998: Causes and consequences

Andy Charlwood (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 May 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Managerial compensation and product market competition

Maria Guadalupe (INSEAD)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 April 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Issues in the Market for Work Group Servers

John Van Reenen (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 March 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Philip Oreopoulos (University of Toronto)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 March 2003  12:45 - 14:00

How economic institutions affect everything.

Edmund Phelps (Columbia University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 March 2003  12:45 - 14:00

The impact of length of the school year on student performance and earnings: evidence from the German short school years

Steve Pischke (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  04 March 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Benefit cuts and crime

Olivier Marie (University of Maastricht & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  25 February 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Earnings inequality and decentralisation of pay setting in Europe

Richard Belfield (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  18 February 2003  12:45 - 14:00

The British Jobs Machine

Maarten Goos (CEP) , joint with Alan Manning (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  11 February 2003  12:45 - 14:00

The impact of employment on the timing of cohabitation and births: a European comparison

Maria Gutierrez-Domenech (CEP and LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  28 January 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Excellence in cities and school performance: a preliminary analysis

Sandra McNally (CEP) , joint with Steve Machin (CEP & UCL), and Costas Meghir (IFS)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  21 January 2003  12:45 - 14:00

The Labor Demand Curve Is Downward Sloping: Re-examining the Impact of Immigration on the Labor Market

George Borjas (Harvard)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  14 January 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Working-Time Regulation, Firm Heterogeneity, and Efficiency

Javier Ortega (Toulouse & LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  10 December 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Intergenerational mobility and assortative matching in Canada

Jo Blanden (University of Surrey)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  03 December 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Diversity and change in the UK labour market

Robert Taylor (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 November 2002  12:45 - 14:00

What are the links between product market competition and the wage distribution?

Maria Guadalupe (INSEAD)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 November 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Self-selection and the performance of return migrants: the case of Albania

Augustin De-Coulon (QMUL & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 November 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Incidence of an earned tax credit: WFTC and NMW

Ghazala Azmat (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 November 2002  12:45 - 14:00

A matching model of crowding-out and on-the-job (with an application to Spain)

Juan Dolado (Madrid) , joint with Marcel Jansen and Juan F Jimeno

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 October 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Why is the rate of return to schooling higher for women than for men?

Chris Dougherty (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 October 2002  12:45 - 14:00

New Zealand's neo-liberal revolution: why has it failed?

Tim Hazeldine (Auckland University)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  15 October 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Performance pay and productivity: not motivation but renegotiation of the effort bargain

David Marsden (CEP)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 March 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Qualifications and Credentials

Gavan Conlon (CEE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  12 March 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Matchmaking: The Influence of Monitoring Environments on the Effectiveness of Performance Pay Systems

Richard Belfield (CEP) , joint with David Marsden

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 March 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Unemployment Insurance and Social Assistance: Interactions and the Need for Joint Policy Design

Michele Pellizzari (IGIER-Bocconi & IZA)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  26 February 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Social Security Expectations and Retirement Savings Decisions

Charles F. Manski (Northwestern University)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  19 February 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Job Penalty after Motherhood: a Spanish Case in a European Context

Maria Gutierrez-Domenech (CEP and LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper


32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  05 February 2002  12:45 - 14:00

From 30/70 to 70/30 in 20 Years: What Explains Recent Trends in Participation in Post-Compulsory Education in England?

Damon Clark (University of Florida)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  29 January 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Overeducation again: is there a genuine under-utilisation of skills amongst the overeducated?

Steve McIntosh (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  22 January 2002  12:45 - 14:00

You can't always get what you want: frustrated demand for union membership and union representation in Britain

Alex Bryson (NIESR & CEP) , joint with Raphael Gomez (LSE)

[pdf] Download Paper [pdf] Download 2nd Paper


Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


Please note new venue
calendar
Tuesday  04 December 2001  12:45 - 14:00

Benchmarking apprenticeship: UK and continental Europe compared.

Hilary Steedman (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  27 November 2001  12:45 - 14:00

Subsidies, policy reform and labour decisions of UK farm operators

Sandra McNally (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  20 November 2001  12:45 - 14:00

Child Labour in India

Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  13 November 2001  12:45 - 14:00

Just like daddy: The occupational choice of UK graduates

Arnaud Chevalier (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  06 November 2001  12:45 - 14:00

The hidden costs of fixed term contracts: the impact on work accidents

Maria Guadalupe (INSEAD)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  30 October 2001  12:45 - 14:00

Foreign direct investment and wages in central and eastern Europe

Giulia Faggio (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  23 October 2001  12:45 - 14:00

Graduate Overeducation in Spain

Fernando Galindo-Rueda (DTI, CEP & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  16 October 2001  12:45 - 14:00

Migration policy and the segmentation of the labor force: the Swiss Case

Augustin De-Coulon (QMUL & CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
calendar
Tuesday  09 October 2001  12:45 - 14:00

A General Equilibrium Efficiency Wage Model.

Carl Campbell (NIU)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH