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November 28, 2012



Lundi 17 décembre

Banque de France-Sciences Po International conference on the Economics of sovereign debt and default , Dec. 17-18, 2012

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Seminars and Conferences  

3rd Joint French Macro Workshop - Nov. 30, 2012

The 3rd Joint French Macro Workshop, sponsored by Fondation Banque de France, will take place in Paris, Nov. 30, 2012.

Six high-quality papers in various fields of macroeconomics will be presented.

Participating Institutions: CREST, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris School of Economics, Sciences Po, Toulouse School of Economics.

Details about location and registration on the attached program

Date: Fri, 2012/11/30 - 09:00 - 17:00
Location: Banque de France, 31 rue Croix des Petits Champs, 75001 Paris

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Lunch seminar: Sarra Ben Yahmed (Sciences Po) - Nov. 30

"Gender Wage Gaps across Skills and Trade Openness"

Date: Fri, 2012/11/30 - 12:30 - 14:30
Location: H402, 28 Rue des Saints-Pères, 75007 Paris
Link :https://docs.google.com/file/d/0Byo1b1mS2-l8OHM0MTMzLUo5SDA/edit

Please register before Thursday 2pm: doodle

lunch seminars are devoted to work in progress by Phd students and faculty


Fabrizio Perri (Bocconi) - research seminar - Monday, December 3

Wealth and Volatility (joint with Jonathan Heathcote)

Date: Mon, 2012/12/03 - 14:45 - 16:15
Location: Department of Economics - 28 rue des St Pères - Room H402

Please answer the doodle for the schedule of the day.

read more about Fabrizio Perri

List of the research seminars for the academic year 2012-2012

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Sciences Po-Banque de France Seminar: Charles Goodhart (London School of Economics) - Dec. 4

"The potential instruments of monetary policy"

Discussant: Benoît Mojon (Directeur des Etudes Monétaires et Financières de la Banque de France et Professeur à l'Ecole Polytechnique)

Date: Tue, 2012/12/04 - 17:00 - 19:00
Location: Sciences Po, salle Goguel, 56 rue des Saints Pères - 75007 Paris

Before joining the London School of Economics in 1985, Charles Goodhart worked at the Bank of England for seventeen years as a monetary adviser, becoming a Chief Adviser in 1980. During 1986, Prof. Goodhart helped to found, with Prof. Mervyn King, the Financial Markets Group at London School of Economics, which began its operation at the start of 1987. In 1997, he was appointed one of the outside independent members of the Bank of England’s new Monetary Policy Committee until May 2000. Earlier he had taught at Cambridge and London School of Economics. Besides numerous articles, he has written a couple of books on monetary history, and a graduate monetary textbook, Money, Information and Uncertainty (2nd Edition 1989); and has published two collections of papers on monetary policy, Monetary Theory and Practice (1984) and The Central Bank and The Financial System (1995); and an institutional study of The Evolution of Central Banks, revised and republised (MIT Press ) in 1988.

Charles Goodhart's website

PSE/ SCIENCES PO: PEPES Seminar: Nancy Qian (Yale) - Dec. 6

Date: Thu, 2012/12/06 - 15:00 - 16:30
Location: PSE Campus Paris-Jourdan - 48 boulevard Jourdan - 75014 Paris / room F

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Latest news  

Banks and Sovereign states: the dangerous liaisons

06/12 | 18h30-20h30

Amphithéâtre Leroy-Beaulieu-Sorel, Bâtiment A

This event is co-organized by Sciences Po Executive Education, Sciences Po Department of economics, in partnership with Les Echos


-Philippe MARTIN, department of economics, Sciences Po
-Hélène REY, London Business School, also visiting the department of economics at Sciences Po during this semester
-Jean-Marc VITTORI, Les Echos

Link to the event webpage

Denis Kessler, speaker in Bertrand Jacquillat's course - Nov.29

Bertrand Jacquillat teaches "Financial Markets" to the students of the master Finance and Strategy.

On November, Thursday 30 (at 10:15 am - Amphi Caquot), Bertrand Jacquillat welcomes Denis Kessler, PDG SCOR.

Denis Kessler will give a talk about "L'industrie de l'assurance"


The Master Finance et Stratégie - in "Le Journal des Grandes Ecoles"

Read the article on line here:

"Le Journal des Grandes Ecoles"

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Invitation to "Looking for Talents", December 6-8-10

Organized by the master Human resources management

12 firms will offer internships

See the attached invitation

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Jobs and internships ads  

Job offer - Standard and Poor's - Junior credit analyst

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Internships - Inspection Générale des Finances - 6 offers

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Internship - Weinberg Capital Partners - Investment

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Internship - Creadev - Private equity

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Internship - AMF (Autorité des marchés financiers) - Econometrics, quantitative methods

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Internship - Crédit Agricole CIB - Assistant for the sales desk - institutional investors

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