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November 26, 2014



Dimanche 30 novembre

Faculty position Assistant Professor in Applied Econometrics (tenure-track): Deadline

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Jeudi 15 janvier

Open Research Area (ORA) for the Social Sciences: Deadline Call for Proposals

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Mardi 3 février

Call for ERC Starting Grants: Deadline.

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Seminars and Conferences  



CONFERENCE "Les contrats de travail flexibles" - December 5th

The Chaire Sécurisation des Parcours Professionnels is honoured to open the conference with a talk by Professor Tito BOERI (Bocconi) on the theme of flexible work contracts.

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Workshop on Empirical Monetary Economics - December 8th

The OFCE's EME workshop brings together economists to discuss and promote topical empirical research on monetary economics and is made possible in part by the generous support of the Banque de France.

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This week


Monday 1 December 2014


Departmental Seminar: Claudio MICHELACCI (CEMFI and CEPR) - December 1st

Optimal Life Cycle Unemployment Insurance (PDF), joint with Hernàn Ruffo (UTDT).

Date: Monday, December 1st - 14:45 - 16:45

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

More about Claudio MICHELACCI and his research

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 2 December 2014


Trade Seminar Sciences Po / PSE: Kerem COSAR (University of Chicago) - December 2nd

Taste Heterogeneity, Trade Costs, and Global Market Outcomes in the Automobile Industry, joint with Paul Grieco, Shengyu Li and Felix Tintelnot

Date: Tuesday December 2nd - 14:30 - 16:00

Location: Sciences Po, CERI,  56 rue Jacob, 75007 Paris - Room Jean Monnet

More about Kerem COSAR and his research

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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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Banque de France  / Sciences Po RESEARCH SEMINAR

Wednesday 3 December 2014


Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar - December 3rd

The next Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar "Banks and the Financial System: what regulation?" will host Bruno BIAIS (IDEI Researcher, Member of the Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) and Research Director at CRM (CNRS) on the theme:

The Repo Contract

The Seminar will also welcome Eugene McGrory from BNP Parisbas as discussant.

Date: Wednesday, December 3rd - 17:00 at 19:00

Location: Sciences-Po, Department of Economics, 28 rue des Saints-Peres 75007 Paris - Room H402

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. Tuesday, 17:00 - 19:00, once a month.

Seminars are organized by Vivien Levy-Garboua (BNP Paribas), Robert Ophèle (Banque de France), Philippe Martin and Stéphane Guibaud (Professors of Sciences Po).

PEPES Seminar

Thursday 4 December 2014


PEPES Seminar Sciences Po / PSE: Allan DRAZEN (University of Maryland) - December 4th

More about Allan DRAZEN and his research

Date: Thursday, December 4th - 12:30 - 14:00

Location: PSE Jourdan Campus,  48 bd Jourdan, 75014 Paris - Room 8

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Paris Empirical Political Economy Seminar is a forum for front-line research in applied political economy providing top international scholars in the field with the opportunity to present their work. The seminar also aims to provide a common platform in which researchers working in this field in the Paris area may come together. Thursday, 12:30 - 14:00.

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Latest news  



Le Monde Entreprises reviews the Conseil d'Analyse Économique's report on the capacity of French banks to finance SMEs

According to the authors of the CAE report - the Department's Guillaume Plantin, Jacques Cailloux (Nomura) and Augustin Landier (TSE) - the answer is affirmative.

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Libération's new blog "Demain, j'arrête l'éco" a must read today!

The neverending stream of information and complexity of current events may sometimes make you want to throw in the towel.

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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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Centre of the Americas: Call for Applications to the Doctoral Exchange Programme

Are you enrolled in your 2nd year of the Department's Master in Economics or a PhD candidate in Economics?

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BUSINESS and Economics


Looking for Talents - Sciences Po Avenir - December 3rd and 4th

Are you still looking for an internship?

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Morgan Stanley Spring Insight Rotational Programme

Thinking of a career in investment banking?

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Jobs and internships ads  

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


Société Générale - Concours Inspection Générale/General Inspection

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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