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Past Seminars:
Urban and Regional Economics Seminar


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For further information, please contact
Tajender Sagoo, email: t.sagoo@lse.ac.uk, tel: +44(0)-7955-7673.

This seminar is organised by

Alex Jaax, email, A.Jaax@lse.ac.uk
Felipe Carozzi, email: F.Carozzi@lse.ac.uk, tel +44 (0)20 7849 4942
Edward Pinchbeck, email e.w.Pinchbeck@lse.ac.uk
Maria Sanchez-Vidal, email m.sanchez-vidal@lse.ac.uk

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Friday  13 October 2017  13:00 - 14:30

Trade policy repercussions: the role of local product space

Laura Hering (Erasmus School of Economics)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 October 2017  13:00 - 14:30

The Impact of Institutions on Innovation

Rui Silva (London Business School)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  29 September 2017  13:00 - 14:30

Trade Liberalization and Economic Development: Evidence from China's WTO Accession

Andrei Potlogea (University of Edinburgh)

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32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Thursday  18 May 2017  09:30 - 18:00
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SERC Annual Conference 2017

Various Speakers 

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  24 March 2017  13:00 - 14:30

Competition and the Welfare Gains from Transportation Infrastructure: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral of India

Manuel Garcia-Santa (Pompeu Fabra)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  17 March 2017  13:00 - 14:30

Welfare effects of housing transaction taxes

Marko Tervio (Aalto University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  10 March 2017  13:00 - 14:30

Road congestion and public transit

Jos van Ommeren (VU University Amsterdam)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  03 March 2017  13:00 - 14:30

Urban Growth and its Aggregate Implications: by Gilles Duranton and Diego Puga

Diego Puga (CEMFI)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  24 February 2017  13:00 - 14:30

Colocation and Knowledge Diffusion: Evidence from Million Dollar Plants

Vincenzo Scrutino (CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  17 February 2017  13:00 - 14:30

NO SEMINAR THIS WEEK - READING WEEK

 

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  10 February 2017  13:00 - 14:30

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

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

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  03 February 2017  13:00 - 14:30

History Dependence in the Housing Market

Philippe Bracke (Bank of England)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  27 January 2017  13:00 - 14:30

Residential Segregation and Ethnicity

Ghazala Azmat (Sciences Po)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  20 January 2017  13:00 - 14:30

The Pricing of Spatial Linkages in Companies’ Underlying Assets

Stanimira Milcheva (University of Reading)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 January 2017  13:00 - 14:30

Continuous Workout Mortgage and Housing Consumption

Rafal Wojakowski (University of Surrey)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  09 December 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Amenities and the social structure of cities: theory and evidence from The Netherlands

Hans Koster (VU University of Amsterdam, SERC)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  02 December 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Housing allowance and rents: Evidence from a stepwise subsidy scheme

Teemu Lyytikainen (VATT/SERC)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  25 November 2016  13:00 - 14:30

SEMINAR CANCELLED

 

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  18 November 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Adapting the US Residential Sector to Global Warming

Francois Cohen (University of Geneva) , joint with Matthieu Glachant and Magnus Soderberg

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 October 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Fracking and Mortgage Default

Chris Cunningham (Fed Atlanta)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  21 October 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Incentives to local public service provision. An evaluation of Italy's "Obiettivi di Servizio"

Guido De Blasio (Bank Italia)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 October 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Can Urban Renewal Policies Reverse Neighborhood Ethnic Dynamics

Jordi Jofre-Monseny (University of Barcelona)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  07 October 2016  13:00 - 14:30

The Price of Inattention: Evidence from the Swedish Housing Market

Luca Repetto (Uppsala)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  30 September 2016  13:00 - 14:30

House Price Capitalization, Taking Demand and Supply Seriously

Raphael Parchet (Lugano)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  18 March 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Microgeography and the direction of inventive activity

Christian Catalini (MIT Sloan)

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Friday  11 March 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Politico-economic Regimes and Attitudes: Female Workers under State-socialism

Michel Serafinelli (Toronto)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  04 March 2016  13:00 - 14:30

‘The road to the ruin’: Housing Booms, Overspending & Local Governments Quality

Elisabet Viladecans (Barcelona)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  26 February 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Effective Tax Rates and Effective Progressivity in a Fiscally Decentralized Country

Kurt Schmidheiny (University of Basel)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  12 February 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Economic Development and the Spatial Allocation of Labor: Evidence from Indonesia

Gharad Bryan (LSE)

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Friday  05 February 2016  13:00 - 14:30

Immigration and Wage Dynamics: Evidence from the Mexican Peso Crisis

Joan Monras (Science Po)

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Friday  29 January 2016  13:00 - 14:30

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

Jeremiah Dittmar (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  22 January 2016  13:00 - 14:30

East Side Story: Historic Pollution and Neighbourhood Segregation

Yanos Zylberberg (University of Bristol)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  15 January 2016  13:00 - 14:30

The Effects of Land Use Regulation on Deforestation: Evidence from the Brazilian Amazon

Torfinn Harding (NHH)

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


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Friday  11 December 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Iceberg transport costs

Maarten Bosker (Erasmus University, Rotterdam)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  04 December 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Consumer Paradise: New-York CBSA 1990-2010

Florian Mayneris (Louvain)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  27 November 2015  13:00 - 14:30

SEMINAR CANCELLED

Steven Brakman (Groningen)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  20 November 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Frictions in the Flow of Academic Knowledge to Industry: Evidence from Simultaneous Discoveries

Michael Bikard (LBS)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  30 October 2015  13:00 - 14:30

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
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Friday  23 October 2015  13:00 - 14:30

The impact of public transport expansions on informality: the case of the São Paulo Metropolitan Region

Ana Moreno-Monroy (CREIP)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  16 October 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Temporary Colocation and Collaborative Discovery

Sen Chai (NBER)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  09 October 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Are cities too small? Equilibrium and optimal urban systems with heterogeneous land

Frédéric Robert-Nicoud (University of Geneva & SERC)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  02 October 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Learn from thy neighbour: Do voters punish political parties?

Felipe Carozzi (CEMFI & LSE)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  29 May 2015  13:00 - 14:30

The Birth of Edge Cities in China: Measuring the Spillover Effects of Industrial Parks

Matt Kahn (UCLA)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  08 May 2015  13:00 - 14:30

SEMINAR CANCELLED

Antonio Bento (Cornell)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  20 March 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Regional policy evaluation: Interactive fixed effects and synthetic controls

Laurent Gobillon (INED Paris)

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


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Friday  13 March 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Taking the Leap: The Determinants of Entrepreneurs Hiring their First Employee

Rob Fairlie (UC Santa Cruz)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 March 2015  13:00 - 14:30

The persistence of local joblessness

Michael Amior (CEP)

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Friday  27 February 2015  13:00 - 14:30

A New Look at the U.S. Foreclosure Crisis: Panel Data Evidence of Prime and Subprime Lending

Fernando Ferreira (Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)

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Friday  20 February 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Adjusting to Globalization - Evidence from Heterogeneous Worker-Establishment Matches in Germany

Jens Suedekum (University of Dusseldorf)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 February 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Physician Concentration and Negotiated Prices: Evidence from State Law Changes

Naomi Hausman (Hebrew University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 February 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Foreign STEM workers and productivity in US cities - Joint International Economics and SERC Seminar

 

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  30 January 2015  13:00 - 14:30

JOB MARKET SEMINAR Cities in Bad Shape: Urban Geometry in India

Mariaflavia Harari (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  23 January 2015  13:00 - 14:30

JOB MARKET SEMINAR Mortgage Default with Positive Equity

David Low (New York University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  16 January 2015  13:00 - 14:30

Title TBC

Dragana Cvijanovic (University of North Carolina)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  12 December 2014  13:00 - 14:30

The Global Spatial Distribution of Population and Economic Activity: Effects from Nature, History, and Agglomeration

Adam Storeygard (Tufts)

EAS 304, 3rd Floor, East Building, LSE, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE


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Friday  05 December 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Geography, Ties, and Knowledge Flows: Evidence from citations in mathematics

Keith Head (UBC, CEP)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 November 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Getting a First Job: Quality of the Labor Matching in French Cities

Brahim Boualam (Geneva)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  21 November 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Measuring Living Standards across Space in the Developing World

Doug Gollin (Oxford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  07 November 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Income Taxes, Sorting, and the Costs of Housing: Evidence from Municipal Boundaries in Switzerland

Maximilian Von Ehrlich (Bern)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  31 October 2014  13:00 - 14:30

From mine to coast: transport infrastructure and the direction of trade in developing countries

Steve Poelhekke (VU Amsterdam)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  24 October 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Neighborhood Effects and the Decision of Women to Work

Stuart Rosenthal (Syracuse U)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  17 October 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Peer effects in the adoption of formal property rights: experimental evidence from urban Tanzania

Matthew Collin (Centre for Global Development)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  10 October 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Regulating vacancies away? The paradoxical effects of (mis)match in the housing market

Paul Cheshire (SERC & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  21 March 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Randomly in, Randomly out: unemployment effects of an unforeseen change in policy

Chiara Criscuolo (OECD)

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


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Friday  14 March 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Title TBC

Coen Teulings (Cambridge University)

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


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Friday  07 March 2014  13:00 - 14:30

FDI connections: Wage and productivity effects

Dave Mare (MOTU & SERC)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 February 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Income in French Empowerment Zones: A Panel Data Approach

Sylvie Charlot (UMR-GAEL Applied Economics Laboratory, Grenoble)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  21 February 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Has climate change promoted urbanization in Sub-Saharan Africa?

J Vernon Henderson (LSE & SERC)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 February 2014  13:00 - 14:30

New estimates of the elasticity of substitution of land for capital

Gabriel Ahlfeldt (SERC & LSE)

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Friday  07 February 2014  13:00 - 14:30

The Contribution of Science to UK Productivity Growth

Jonathan Haskel (Imperial College London)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  31 January 2014  13:00 - 14:30

JM - Title TBC

Tom Kemeny (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  24 January 2014  13:00 - 14:30

Learning by working in big cities

Jorge de la Roca (NYU)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  17 January 2014  13:00 - 14:30

JM - Arrested development: theory and evidence of supply-side speculation in the housing market

Charlie Nathanson (Harvard)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 December 2013  14:00 - 15:30
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Commuting and Search Strategies of Job Seekers

Etienne Wasmer (Sciences-Po)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 December 2013  14:00 - 15:30
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Cultural Diversity, Cities and Innovation: Firm Effects or City Effects?

Neil Lee (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  29 November 2013  14:00 - 15:30
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Do Governments Respond to Agglomeration Economies? Evidence from Regional Grants in Great Britain

Helen Simpson (Bristol University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  22 November 2013  14:00 - 15:30
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Foreign inventors in Europe and the US: Testing for Self-Selection and Diaspora Effects

Francesco Lissoni (Bordeaux)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  08 November 2013  13:00 - 14:30

City of Dreams

Diego Puga (CEMFI)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  01 November 2013  14:00 - 15:30
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Public Guarantees to SMEs Borrowing. An Evaluation

Guido De Blasio (Bank Italia)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  25 October 2013  14:00 - 15:30
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How to make the metropolitan area work? Neither big government, nor laissez-faire.

Jacques Thisse (CORE UC Louvain, PSE & CEPR)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  18 October 2013  14:00 - 15:30
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Land redistribution and industrialisation: Evidence from land reform in Italy

Marco Percoco (Bocconi)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  11 October 2013  14:00 - 15:30
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Speculators and Middlemen: The Role of Intermediaries in the Housing Market

Patrick Bayer (Duke) , joint with Christopher Geissler & James W. Roberts

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Wednesday  26 June 2013  12:30 - 14:00
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JOINT WITH INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS SEMINAR Local Economic Development, Agglomeration Economies, and the Big Push: 100 Years of Evidence from the Tennessee Valley Authority

Enrico Moretti (UC Berkeley)

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32L 1.05, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  22 March 2013  13:00 - 14:30

Tax Reform and Sprawl

Tom Davidoff (Saudner School of Business, British Columbia)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  15 March 2013  11:30 - 13:00
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Joint SERC & Labour Seminar How Parents Influence the Wealth of Their Children

Todd Sinai (Wharton School)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  08 March 2013  11:30 - 13:00
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JOINT LABOUR/SERC SEMINAR Workplace Heterogeneity and the Rise of West German Wage Inequality

Pat Kline (UC Berkeley)

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Friday  01 March 2013  13:00 - 14:30

Spatial Sorting

Kurt Schmidheiny (University of Basel)

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Friday  22 February 2013  13:00 - 14:30

Fiscal Equalization and Capitalisation: Evidence from policy reform

Wouter Vermeulen (VU University & CPB)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  15 February 2013  13:00 - 14:30

Quality, student satisfaction and university choice: Evidence from the Times Good University Guide and National Student Survey

Steve Gibbons (CEP, SERC & LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  08 February 2013  13:00 - 14:30

Urban Escalators and Inter-Regional Elevators: Is geographic mobility the key to career progression, or just being in the right place (or the right sector)?

Ian Gordon (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  01 February 2013  13:00 - 14:30

That’s What We Paid for It The Spell of the Home Purchase Price through the Centuries

Piet Eichholtz (Maastricht University)

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Friday  25 January 2013  13:00 - 14:30

The effects of unemployment benefits on migration in lagging regions

Jordi Jofre-Monseny (University of Barcelona)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  18 January 2013  13:00 - 14:30

On the Spatial Economic Impact of Global Warming

Klaus Desmet (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 December 2012  13:00 - 14:30

The Effects of Public Employment: Evidence from Bonn

Sascha Becker (University of Warwick)

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


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Friday  07 December 2012  13:00 - 14:30

A life aquatic: flood risk and the Dutch housing market

Maarten Bosker (Erasmus University, Rotterdam)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  30 November 2012  13:00 - 14:30

Entrepeneurship and Urban Growth: An Empirical Assessment with Historical Mines

William Kerr (Harvard Business School)

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Friday  23 November 2012  11:30 - 13:00
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New Media, Business, and Growth: European Cities After Gutenberg

Jeremiah Dittmar (LSE) , joint with SERC Seminar

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  16 November 2012  13:00 - 14:30

Asymmetric Agglomeration: Do All Industries Agglomerate for The Same Reasons?

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP) , joint with Giulia Faggio

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  09 November 2012  13:00 - 14:30

NO SEMINAR

Tom Kemeny (LSE)

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Friday  02 November 2012  13:00 - 14:30

E-Lections: Voting Behavior and the Internet

Oliver Falck (CESIfo-Munich)

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Friday  26 October 2012  13:00 - 14:30

Metropolitan Land Values and Housing Productivity

David Albouy (Illinois)

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Friday  19 October 2012  13:00 - 14:30

Place-Based Programs and the Geographic Dispersion of Employment

Matt Freedman (Cornell University)

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Friday  12 October 2012  13:00 - 14:30

Urban wage premium and the role of education: Identification of agglomeration effects in Norway

Jorn Rattso (NTNU, Norway)

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Friday  16 March 2012  13:00 - 14:30

Agglomeration and Racial Segregation in Workplace Networks

Steve Ross (University of Connecticut)

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Friday  09 March 2012  13:00 - 14:30

The Size Distribution across all Cities: A Unifying Approach

Jens Suedekum (University of Dusseldorf)

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Friday  02 March 2012  13:00 - 14:30

The Differential Effects of Trade Liberalisation on Large and Small Towns: Theory and Evidence

Frédéric Robert-Nicoud (University of Geneva & SERC)

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Friday  24 February 2012  13:00 - 14:30

Upscale Neighbourhoods: Historic Amenities, Income and Spatial Sorting of Households

Hans Koster (VU University of Amsterdam, SERC)

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Friday  17 February 2012  13:00 - 14:30

Stamp duty and household mobility: Regression discontinuity evidence from the UK

Teemu Lyytikainen (VATT/SERC)

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Friday  10 February 2012  13:00 - 14:30

Standard time and solar time: impacts on residential electricity consumption

Felix Weinhardt (CEP & LSE)

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Friday  03 February 2012  13:00 - 14:30

On the Lumpiness of Space

Giordano Mion (CEP,SERC & LSE)

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Friday  27 January 2012  13:15 - 14:45
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Do Households Use Homeownership To Insure Themselves? Evidence Across U.S. Cities

Jonathan Halket (Essex)

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Friday  20 January 2012  13:00 - 14:30

The Economics of Density: Evidence from the Berlin Wall

Daniel Sturm (CEP)

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Wednesday  18 January 2012  13:00 - 14:30

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Klaus Desmet (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

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Friday  13 January 2012  13:00 - 14:30

The Location of the British Cotton Textiles Industry in 1838

Nicholas Craft (Warwick) , joint with Niko Wolf (Humboldt University)

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Friday  09 December 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Net city: How co-invention networks shape inventive productivity in US cities

Stefano Breschi (Bocconi University)

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Monday  05 December 2011  14:00 - 15:30
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Subprime Mortgages and the Housing Bubble

Jan Breuckner (UC Irvine)

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Friday  02 December 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Firms Size and Judicial Efficiency in Italy: Evidence from the Neighbour's Tribunal

Carlo Menon (Bank of Italy) , joint with Silvia Giacomelli

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Friday  25 November 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Urban Transport Expansions, Employment Decentralization, and the Spatial Scope of Agglomeration Economies

Nate Baum-Snow (Brown University)

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Friday  18 November 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Coalition Formation and Political Decision Making: Evidence from Finnish Municipal Mergers

Tuukka Saarimaa (VATT & SERC) , joint with Janne Tukiainen

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Friday  04 November 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Anatomy of the beginning of the housing boom: US Neighborhoods and Metropolitan areas, 1993-2009

Joe Gyourko (Wharton School UPenn)

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Friday  28 October 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Does regional infrastructure investment stimulate extra housing and commercial building supply? Long-run evidence across the English regions

Anupam Nanda (University of Reading)

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Friday  21 October 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Proximity in university-industry research collaborations

Simona Iammarino (LSE)

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Friday  14 October 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Agglomeration economies in academic research

Pierre-Philippe Combes (Aix-Marseille School of Economics) , joint with Clément Bosquet

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Friday  07 October 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Using Incentives to Manage Growth: An Assessment of Maryland’s Smart Growth Program

Gerrit Knaap (University of Maryland & Visitor, University College Dublin)

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Friday  25 March 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Cities and Worker Interactions

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

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Friday  18 March 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Agglomeration externalities in the Netherlands. Micro evidence from wages and land rents

Henri de Groot (VU University of Amsterdam)

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Friday  11 March 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Coagglomeration

Will Strange (University of Toronto)

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Friday  04 March 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Mixed Urban Land Use

Jan Rouwendal (VU University of Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute)

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Friday  25 February 2011  13:00 - 14:30

How Wages and Employment Adjust to Trade Liberalization: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Austria

Marius Bruelhart (University of Lausanne)

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Friday  18 February 2011  13:00 - 14:30

The Effect of Government Subsidies on Private R&D: Evidence from the ERDF Population-Density Rule

Elias Einio (SERC & LSE)

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Friday  11 February 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Hedonic Prices and Implicit Markets: Consistently Estimating the Marginal Willingness to Pay for Differentiated Products Without Instruments

Chris Timmins (Duke University)

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Friday  04 February 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Regional systems of innovation and value chains: An empirical assessment of the investment strategies of multinational corporations in Europe

Riccardo Crescenzi (LSE) , joint with Carlo Pietrobelli (IADB) and Roberta Rabellotti (Univ Piemonte Orientale)

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Friday  28 January 2011  13:00 - 14:30

The geography of Housing Market Areas in England: new analyses

Mike Coombes (Newcastle University)

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Friday  21 January 2011  13:00 - 14:30

The Costs of Agglomeration: Land Prices in French Cities

Laurent Gobillon (INED Paris) , joint with Pierre-Philippe Combes (GREQAM, University of Aix-Marseille) and Gilles Duranton (University of Toronto)

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Friday  14 January 2011  13:00 - 14:30

Real Earnings Disparities in Britain

Steve Gibbons (CEP, SERC & LSE)

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Friday  10 December 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Entrepreneurial Sorting: Facts and Determinants (joint with G. Faggio)

Olmo Silva (LSE, SERC & CEP)

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Friday  03 December 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Speak your weight: endogenous structure of spatial dependence

Vassilis Monastiriotis (LSE)

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Friday  26 November 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Spatial Frictions

Kristian Behrens (UQAM)

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Friday  19 November 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Does Gibrat's Law hold for all times and in all places? A study of the growth of British Cities prior to 1913

Tim Leunig (LSE) , joint with Alex Klein

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Friday  12 November 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Geo Concentration, Observational Equivalence and Industrial Agglomeration

Colin Wren (Newcastle University)

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Friday  05 November 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Choose the Neighbour Before the House: Agglomeration Externalities in UK Science Parks

Christian Helmers (Oxford & LSE)

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Friday  29 October 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Relative Accessibility and Regional Growth

Dirk Stelder (University of Groningen)

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Friday  22 October 2010  11:30 - 13:00
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JOINT LABOUR/SERC Seminar: Does Gender Matter for Political Leadership? The Case of U.S. Mayors

Fernando Ferreira (Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)

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Friday  15 October 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Dwindling U.S. Internal Migration: Evidence of a Spatial Equilibrium?

Mark Partridge (Ohio State)

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Friday  08 October 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Are compact cities environmentally friendly?

Jacques Thisse (CORE UC Louvain, PSE & CEPR)

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Friday  19 March 2010  13:00 - 14:30

SEMINAR CANCELLED - NO SEMINAR THIS WEEK

Christopher Stanton (LSE (DoM))

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Friday  12 March 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Spatial Asset Pricing: A First Step

Francois Ortalo-Magne (Wisconsin University)

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Friday  05 March 2010  13:00 - 14:30

The long shadow of history: European regions

Giordano Mion (CEP,SERC & LSE)

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Friday  26 February 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Supply constraints and house price dynamics

Wouter Vermeulen (VU University & CPB)

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Friday  19 February 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Tax competition among local governments: Evidence from property taxation in Finland

Teemu Lyytikainen (VATT/SERC)

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Friday  12 February 2010  13:00 - 14:30

From Periphery to Core: Economic Adjustments to High Speed Rail

Gabriel Ahlfeldt (SERC & LSE)

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Friday  05 February 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Do Oil Windfalls Improve Standards? Evidence from Brazil

Guy Michaels (LSE & CEP)

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Friday  29 January 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Immigration, Offshoring and American Jobs

Gianmarco Ottaviano (LSE)

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Friday  22 January 2010  13:00 - 14:30

Social Housing Magnets: the impact of social housing on immigrants'' location in France

Gregory Verdugo (Banque de France)

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Friday  15 January 2010  13:00 - 14:30

How do regions diversify over time? The importance of industry relatedness in developing new growth paths in regions

Ron Boschma (University of Utrecht)

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Friday  11 December 2009  11:30 - 13:00
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JOINT CEP LABOUR SEMINAR: Rethinking the area approach - immigrants and the labour market in California, 1960-2005

 

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Friday  04 December 2009  13:00 - 14:30

The effect of immigration on ethnic composition and occupational reallocation

Todd Sorensen (UC Riverdale)

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Friday  27 November 2009  13:00 - 14:30

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

Christian Fons-Rosen (UPF Barcelona & CEP)

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Friday  20 November 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Does hospital competition save lives? Evidence from the recent NHS choice reforms

Steve Gibbons (CEP, SERC & LSE)

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Friday  13 November 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Price and Transactions in the Dutch Housing Market

Peter Englund (Stockholm School of Economics)

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Friday  06 November 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Moving in to the projects: social housing neighbourhoods and school performance in England

Felix Weinhardt (CEP & LSE)

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Friday  30 October 2009  11:30 - 13:00
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JOINT CEE EDUCATION SEMINAR - Separate When Equal? Racial Inequality and Residential Segregation

Robert McMillan (University of Toronto) , joint with Patrick Bayer (Duke) and Hanming Fang (Pennsylvania)

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Friday  23 October 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Sequential city growth: Empirical evidence

David Cuberes (Clemson University & Royal Holloway)

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Friday  16 October 2009  13:00 - 14:30

The spatial selection of heterogeneous firms

Jacques Thisse (CORE UC Louvain, PSE & CEPR) , joint with Toshihiro Okubo & Pierre M. Picard

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Friday  09 October 2009  13:00 - 14:30

The Long Run Impact of Subsidizing Commercial Space in Deprived Neighbourhoods

Matti Sarvimaki (SERC, LSE)

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Friday  20 March 2009  13:00 - 14:30

School or Work or Both? The Impact of the National Minimum Wage on the Activities of Young People

Patricia Rice (Oxford University & SERC)

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Friday  13 March 2009  13:00 - 14:30

SEMINAR CANCELLED

Erlend Berg (Oxford)

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Friday  06 March 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Aid and Village Institutions: After the Tsunami in Aceh

J Vernon Henderson (LSE & SERC)

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Friday  27 February 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Local economic conditions and the nature of new housing supply

Christian Hilber (LSE & SERC)

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Friday  20 February 2009  13:00 - 14:30

City region governance, policy variation and economic performance

Paul Steeples (CEP, SERC & LSE)

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Friday  13 February 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Is angular closeness and betweness measuring spatial agglomeration, congestion?

Alain Chiaradia (Space Syntax)

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Friday  06 February 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Simulating spatial variations in wages and prices using the NEG

Bernard Fingleton (University of Strathclyde & SERC)

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Friday  30 January 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Survival of the fittest in cities: agglomeration, selection and polarisation

Frédéric Robert-Nicoud (University of Geneva & SERC) , joint with Kristian Behrens

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Friday  23 January 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Why nice neighbourhoods cost more: the implications for cities, citizens and welfare

Paul Cheshire (SERC & LSE)

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Friday  16 January 2009  13:00 - 14:30

Firms' Location under Taste and Demand Heterogeneity

Pierre Picard (University of Luxembourg)

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Friday  12 December 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Geography of vacancies, demand pressure and structural unemployment in England

Ian Gordon (LSE)

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Friday  05 December 2008  13:00 - 14:30

New Economic Geography Meets Chinese Data: The Equilibrium Allocation of Economic Activity for China

Harry Garretsen (Utrecht University)

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Friday  28 November 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Railways and the Raj: The economic impact of transportation infrastructure

Dave Donaldson (MIT)

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Friday  14 November 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Spillover and backward linkage effects of FDI

Richard Harris (Glasgow University)

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Friday  07 November 2008  13:00 - 14:30

English Regional Housing Dynamics: Intra or Inter Regional Adjustment?

Geoff Meen (Reading University)

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Friday  31 October 2008  13:00 - 14:30

The escalator region hypothesis and the regional cities of England: a research agenda

Tony Champion (Newcastle University)

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Friday  24 October 2008  13:00 - 14:30

What Causes Spatial Variations in Economic Development in the United States?

JunJie Wu (Oregan State University & Cambridge)

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Wednesday  22 October 2008  16:30 - 18:00
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JOINT SERC / INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS SEMINAR - Productivity, Quality and Exporting Behavior Under Minimum Quality Requirements

Juan Carlos Hallak (San Andres)

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Friday  17 October 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Access, choice and participation in Higher Education

Steve Gibbons (CEP, SERC & LSE) , joint with Anna Vignoles (IoE & CEE)

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Friday  10 October 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Infrastructure endowment and investment as determinants of regional growth in the European Union

Andres Rodriguez-Pose (LSE)

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Wednesday  12 March 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Geographic proximity and firm-university innovation linkages

Helen Simpson (Bristol University)

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Wednesday  05 March 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Vacancy rates, demand-pressure and structural unemployment in English labour market areas

Ian Gordon (LSE)

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Wednesday  27 February 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Demographics, human capital and the demand for housing

Piet Eichholtz (Maastricht University) , joint with Thies Lindenthal (Maastricht University)

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Tuesday  19 February 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Diversity, gowth and stability in US metropolitan areas

Jurgen Essletzbichler (UCL)

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Wednesday  13 February 2008  13:00 - 14:30

Labour pooling as a source of agglomeration: an empirical investigation

Diego Puga (CEMFI)

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Wednesday  14 March 2007  15:30 - 17:00
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Housing market dynamics and regional migration in Britain

John Muellbauer (Oxford University)

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Wednesday  28 February 2007  15:30 - 17:00
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Spatial Growth and industry age

Klaus Desmet (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

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Wednesday  21 February 2007  15:30 - 17:00
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Urbanisation

Guy Michaels (LSE & CEP) , joint with Steve Redding

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Wednesday  31 January 2007  15:30 - 17:00
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Industrial location: a harmonisation of two natures

Pierre Picard (University of Luxembourg)

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