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May 5, 2014



Mercredi 7 mai

4 researchers of the Department and the LIEPP cited in the New York Times for a paper challenging Le Capital au XXIe siècle. has been created.

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Mardi 15 avril

Department of Economics - Appel à candidature - ATER

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Jeudi 15 mai

Paris Conference on Goods Markets, the Macroeconomy and Policy

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Seminars and Conferences  

Seminar Sciences-Po/ Banque de France

The next Research Seminar Sciences Po / Banque de France "Les Banques et Système Financier : Quelle régulation "
will host Lorenzo Bini Smaghi (Chairman of SNAM and previously, member of the ECB executive committee) on the theme:

«Financial Dominance and Monetary policy»

The Seminar will also host Delphine d'Amarzit (Chef de service du Trésor) to give him the reply.

Date: Wednesday, May 21st - 17:00 at 19:00

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

Financial regulation seminars (Banque de France / Sciences Po) discuss issues on banking, financial systems and financial regulation. The objective is to confront academics and practitioners approaches and idaes. Tuesday 17h, once a month.


Special Lunch Seminar of Econometrics : Yanqin Fan (University of Washington at Seattle)

"Partial Identi…cation and Inference in Censored Quantile Regression: A Sensitivity Analysis" joint with Ruixuan Liu (University of Washington at Seattle)"

Date: Wednesday, May 14th - 12:30 - 13:30

Location: Department of Economics, 28, rue des Saints Pères, 75007 Paris - Room H402

Please register: doodle

More about Yanqin FAN

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PSE/ SCIENCES PO: PEPES Seminar: Per Pettersson-Lidbom (IIES Stockholm U)

"Midwifes and Maternal Mortality: Evidence from a Midwifery Policy Experiment in Sweden in the 19th Century*

Date: Thursday, May 15th - 12:30 - 14:00

Location: Department of Economics, 28, rue des Saints Pères, 75007 Paris - Room H101

Please register: doodle

More about  Per Pettersson-Lidbom

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Lunch seminar : Eve Colson - May 16th

Thesis title: "Economic Adaptation or Acculturation? An Empirical Investigation on Migrants' Fat Expenditures in France"

Date: Friday, May 16th - 12:30 - 14:30

Location: Department of Economics, 28 Rue des Saints Pères, 75007 Paris - Room H402

More about Eve Colson

Please register before Thursday at 10:00 am : doodle

Lunch seminars are dedicated to presentation 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.


Trade Seminar Sciences Po / PSE: Frédéric WARZYNSKI (Aarhus)

Title: "Offshoring and the Shortening of the Quality Ladder: Evidence from Danish Apparel" joint with Valérie Smeets (Aarhus University), Sharon Traiberman (Princeton University), Frederic Warzynski (Aarhus University)

Date: Tuesday May 13rd, from 14:30 - 16:00

Location: 106-112 boulevard de l'hôpital, 75013 Paris - MSE (6th floor)

More about Frédéric WARZYNSKI

The trade Seminar webpage

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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Paris Conference on Goods Markets, the Macroeconomy and Policy

Sciences Po will hold a conference on Goods Markets, the Macroeconomy and Policy, designed to bring together leading scholars in the field.

Conference theme: Research incorporating trading frictions in the goods market for the performance of the macroeconomy and the design of policy.

Date: Thursday, May 15 and Friday, May 16

Location: 98 rue de l'université, 75007 Paris - Room Georges LAVAU

Attendance is free, but interested participants must register with liepp@sciencespo.fr by May 10th at the latest

Invited speakers for the Conference include (you can download papers):

Robert Hall (Stanford University)
Yan Bai(Univ. Rochester)
Pascal Michaillat(LSE) and Emmanuel Saez(Berkeley)
Nicolas Petrosky-Nadeau(Carnegie-Mellon) and Etienne Wasmer(Sciences Po)
Sanjay K. Chugh(Boston College and Kiel Institute)
Emmanuel Fahri (Harvard University)
Luigi Paciello(Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance and CEPR)
François Gourio (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago )
Paul Beaudry (UBC)
Guido Menzio(UPenn) and Greg Kaplan (Princeton University)
Wouter den Haan(LSE)

All the details on the Conference can be found here

Oragnizers are:

Pascal Michaillat (LSE)

Nicolas Petrosky-Nadeau (Carnegie-Mellon)

Emmanuel Saez (Berkeley)

Etienne Wasmer (Sciences Po)

If you need more information, please send us an email at: liepp@sciencespo.fr

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AMSE - Three‐year PhD grant in economics, 2014‐2017

The Aix‐Marseille School of Economics (AMSE) is inviting applications for a three year PhD grant starting in September 2014.

Applicants must show outstanding achievement in their education.They must hold a Master in economics prior to September 2014 from an institution that provides a level of training in economics at least as good as that of the AMSE master and they must have achieved a first class standing in this master.

Applications have to be sent to
phd@amse‐aixmarseille.fr by May,23,2014.

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Promotion de l'Ethique Professionnelle (concours national 2014)


En présence de Madame Dafna FEINHOLZ, Chef de la Section Bioéthique du Secteur des Sciences Sociales et Humaines de l'UNESCO.

Date: Mercredi 21 mai à 17h 00 précises

Location: UNESCO, Salle XI (Accès par le 125, avenue de Suffren, Paris 7)

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Jobs and internships ads  

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


Internships - HSBC - Assistants

If you are interested, you can apply on:

Assistant en Risque de Crédit Grande Clientèle

Assistant Business Management

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