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October 20, 2014



Vendredi 31 octobre

Germaine Tillion Contract: Deadline for Call for Applications for a Postdoc in Political Economy

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Mardi 3 février

Call for ERC Starting Grants OPEN! Deadline.

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Seminars and Conferences  


Banque de France  / Sciences Po RESEARCH SEMINAR

Wednesday 5 November 2014


Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar - November 5th

Inspecting the Mechanism: Leverage and the Great Recession in the Eurozone

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This week

Department Reading Group

Friday 24 October 2014


Reading Group - October 24th

Eve Sihra will present:

Occupational Choice and the Process of Development, by Banerjee A.V., and A. F. Newman. 1993 (JPE)

Date: Friday, October 24th - 10:30 - 12:00

Location: Department of Economics, 28 rue des Saints Pères, 75007 Paris - Room H405


Monday 27 October 2014


Departmental Seminar: Alessandro GAVAZZA (LSE, on leave from NYU Stern) - October 27th

A Quantitative Analysis of the Retail Market for Illicit Drugs, joint with Manolis Galenianos

Date: Monday, October 27th - 14:45 - 16:45

Location: Department of Economics, 28 rue des Saints Pères, Paris 7 - Room H405

More about Alessandro GAVAZZA and his research

If you would like to make an appointment with the speaker please email leila.brunoir@sciencespo.fr

Departmental seminars are Research Seminars with a focus on the field of the speakers. Meetings with the seminar speakers are an important component of the department seminar. PhD students, in particular in their third or fourth year, must use this opportunity to talk about their work.

TRADE Seminar

Tuesday 28 October 2014


Trade Seminar Sciences Po / PSE: Mathieu PARENTI (UCL - CORE) - October 28th

Toward a theory of monopolistic competition joint with Philip Ushchev and Jacques-François Thisse

Date: Tuesday October 14th - 14:30 - 16:00

Location: Sciences Po, 56 rue des Saints Pères, 75007 Paris - Room GOGUEL

More about Mathieu PARENTI and his research

If you would like to make an appointment with the speaker please sign up on doodle.

Trade seminars (EEP / INRA / Sciences Po) present recent works by French and foreign scholars about International trade and its frontiers with other fields. The seminar has become a major meeting point for trade economists in Paris. Tuesday, 14h45, every 2 weeks.

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Lunch Seminar

Friday 31 October 2014


Lunch seminar : Mattia FOCHESATO- October 31st

Demographic shocks, labor institutions and wage divergence in early modern Europe

Date: Friday, October 31st - 12:30 - 14:30

Location: Department of Economics, 28 Rue des Saints Pères, 75007 Paris - Room H405

Mattia FOCHESATO is currently a Marie Curie Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department and is working on the Macroeconomics and Financial History Project (MacroHist), funded by the European Commission.

More about Mattia FOCHESATO and his research

Please be sure to register before Thursday at 12:00 PM : doodle

Lunch seminars are dedicated to presentations by doctoral students from Sciences Po and also for research in progress by academics at Sciences Po. Second and third year PhD students are strongly advised to present here their first or second thesis chapter. Friday 12h30.

Latest news  

Visitors in October



The Department is pleased to welcome Lucie GADENNE, Post-doc researcher at the Department of Economics at UCL and Research Associate at the Institute for Fiscal Studies.


Public Finance, Development Economics, Political Economy

Read more about Lucie GADENNE and her research

Location: Department of Economics, 28 rue des Saints Pères, 75007 Paris

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The Financial Times asks Sergei Guriev about the impact of falling oil prices on the Russian economy

Can Russia withstand lower oil prices?

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Call for Proposals for ERC Starting Grants: application is now OPEN!

The European Research Council (ERC) is offering 3 frontier research grants under Work Programme 2015: Starting, Consolidator and Advanced Grants. The call for proposals for ERC Starting Grants has been launched.

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The Department is recruiting a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Applied Econometrics

We invite you to apply now for this position in the field of Applied Microeconometrics (starts September 1st, 2015).

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BUSINESS and Economics


Internships and Jobs - Société Générale's Assessment Center: save the dates!

Are you ready for a career in corporate finance?

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Cocktails with BBVA - November 13th

The Department is pleased to relay to you this invitation from its institutional partner: BBVA.

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Jobs and internships ads  

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


Internship - OECD - Summer Internship 2015

Sciences Po and the OECD are pleased to launch the call for applications for the OECD Summer Internship Programme 2015.

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Internship and Job Offer - Mazars

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

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Internships and Job Offers - Société Générale

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

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Other news


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