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May 4, 2016



Mercredi 11 mai

BNP Paribas CIB Women Event

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Seminars and Conferences  

Banque de France  / Sciences Po RESEARCH SEMINAR

Wednesday 11 May


Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar - May 11th

The next Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar "Banks and the Financial System: what regulation?" will host Jean-Pierre LANDAU (Affiliate professor SciencesPo) on the theme:

Macroprudential Policy and Liquidity

The Seminar will also host Michel CROUHY (Head of Quantitative Research at Natixis) who will provide a banker’s point of view.

Date: Wednesday, MAY 11th - 17:00 to 19:00

Location: SciencesPo, 28 rue des Saints Pères, 75007 Paris - AMPHI CAQUOT

NB Registration is MANDATORY for outside publics. If you would like to attend, please send an email to Maria Pilar CALVO ALVAREZ.

Banque de France / Sciences Po Research Seminars discuss issues on banking, financial systems and financial regulation. The objective is to confront the approaches and ideas of academics and practitioners.

Seminars are organized by Vivien Levy-Garboua (BNP Paribas), Robert Ophèle (Banque de France) and Guillaume Plantin (Professor of Sciences Po).


EXCEPTIONAL Conference with Hilary HOYNES (Berkeley) - May 10th

SciencesPo's School of Public Affairs and the Chaire Sécurisation des parcours professionels cordially invite you to attend an exceptional conference with Hilary HOYNES, Professor of Public Policy and Economics at Berkeley University.

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Workshop on Measuring Trust and Social Capital - June 10th

The Department is pleased to be hosting with the OECD a one-day workshop of the High Level Expert Group (HLEG)on the Measurement of Economic Performance and Social Progress.

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Latest news  


Research calls and positions


The Department of Economics is calling for applications for an associate tenured professorship

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CREST PhD Scholarships: Call for applications

The Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (CREST) is calling for applications for PhD scholarships

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First Bruneck Workshop on the Political Economy of Federalism and Local Development: Call for papers

The First Bruneck Workshop on the Political Economy of Federalism and Local Development, which will be held at the Bruneck - Brunico campus of the Free University of Bozen – Bolzano, Italy, on, Tuesday, September 13 and Wednesday, September 14, 2016.

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Alliance - 2016 Call for applications for visting professorships

The Alliance Program is pleased to announce the opening of our call for visiting professorship with Columbia University, Ecole Polytechnique, Sciences Po and Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.

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MARIE SKLODOWSKA CURIE Actions Programme: Call for applications

The European Commission has published two calls for projects in order to encourage research mobility within the framework of its Marie Sklodowska-Curie programme (DG Research, Horizon 2020).

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Elise HUILLERY appointed to the DGESCO's Scientific Council for School Education

Department faculty member Elise HUILLERY was invited late March to sit as a member of the Scientific Council for School Education (Conseil scientifique de l'enseignement scolaire - CSES). The CSES is an independent body of experts that advises the Direction générale de l'enseignement scolaire (DGESCO) of the French Ministry of Education.

The CSES provides expertise and scientific support to the Ministry of Education for the latter's programmes and projects.

Elise HUILLERY 's research is mainly focused on development economics, economics of education and economic history. Over the past few years she has conducted a number of field experiments in health, education and micro-entrepreuneurship and has authored three major policy reports related to school education and youth programmes in France which made her an obvious choice for the CSES.

More about Elise HUILLERY and her research
Links to policy reports here (PDF), here (PDF), and here (PDF).


Joan MONRAS, joint with Ferran ELIAS MORENO, awarded the Upjohn Institute Early Career Research Award (ECRA)

Joan MONRAS and co-author Ferran ELIAS MORENO were awarded an Upjohn Institute Early Career Research Award for their paper:

Understanding the Labor Market Effects of Legalizing Undocumented Immigrants

The W.E. Upjohn Institute is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan, independent research organization devoted to investigating the causes and effects of unemployment, experimenting with innovative ways to help the unemployed, and disseminating research findings. Alongside its "in-house" researchers, the Institute also provides grants to outside experts.

Every year the Upjohn Institute invites proposals for Early Career Research Awards (ECRA). These awards are intended to provide resources for junior faculty to carry out policy-related research on labor market issues. The Institute encourages research proposals on all issues related to labor markets and public workforce policy.

More about Joan MONRAS and his research
More information about the Upjohn Institute and ECRA



New Graduate Programme at BNP Paribas - only a few places left !

Do you want to get a 5-year headstart in your career in banking? 3 - 2 - 1, ... GO!

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The World Bank Group is offering a MOOC on Private-Public Partnerships: REGISTER NOW!

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Jobs and internships ads  

A selection of job and internship offers by the department's partners


Alternanceships - La Banque Postale

Sciences Po's Department of Economics is pleased to relay the opportunities offered by its institutional partner: La Banque Postale.

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Job Offers - EY

Sciences Po's Department of Economics is pleased to relay the opportunities offered by its institutional partner: EY.

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Other news


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