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April 20, 2015



Mercredi 13 mai

LSE / Sciences Po Faculty Mobility Scheme : DEADLINE Call for Applications

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Mercredi 20 mai

EIB 2015 Prize in Economics: DEADLINE Call for Nominations

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Mercredi 20 mai

Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED): DEADLINE 2015 Call for Applications (PhD students)

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Jeudi 28 mai

Call for ERC Proof of Concept Grant Proposals: 2nd DEADLINE

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Seminars and Conferences  

This week


Thursday 23 April 2015


*NEW* Applied Micro Lunch Seminar: Rasmus LENTZ (University of Wisconsin-Madison) - April 23rd

Optimal Employment Contracts with Hidden Search (abstract, PDF)

Date: Thursday, April 23rd - 12:30 - 14:00

Location: Department of Economics, 28 rue des Saints Pères, Paris 7 - Room H402

Please be sure to register before Wednesday at 3:00 PM : doodle

More about Rasmus LENTZ and his research

The Applied Micro Lunch Seminar is dedicated to presentations by Sciences Po faculty, working on Applied Micro topics. Occasionally, visitors and student may also be invited to present.

Upcoming early May (following Spring break)


MONDAY 4 May 2015


Departmental Seminar: Jean-Marie BALAND (Univeristé de Namur) - May 4th

Family pressures and economic incentives in Cameroon

Monday, May 4th - 14:45 - 16:45

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

If you would like an appointment with the speaker, please email Leïla Brunoir.

More about Jean-Marie BALAND 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 5 May 2015


Trade Seminar Sciences Po / PSE: Davin CHOR (Singapore) - May 5th

Internalizing Global Value Chains: A Firm-Level Analysis

Date: Tuesday May 5th - 14:30 - 16:00

Location: PSE-Université Paris 1, MSE, 106-112 boulevard de l'Hôpital, 75013 Paris - Salle 6ème étage

More about Davin CHOR and his research

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 6 May 2015


Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar - May 6th

The next Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar "Banks and the Financial System: what regulation?" will host Jan DANIELSSON (LSE) on the theme:

On the nature of Financial Risk: why risk is so hard to measure and why risk models fail so often?

The Seminar will also host Nathalie BOUEZ (Head of risk, Independent Validation and ControlHead of Risk at BNP Paribas) and Eric BOUTITIE (Head of Risk Anticipation & Capital, BNP Paribas) who will provide a practitioneer’s view.

Date: Wednesday, May 6th - 17:00 to 19:00

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

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 Guillaume Plantin (Professors of Sciences Po).

Latest news  



3rd Session of LIEPP's Urban Economics Seminar with Robert McMILLAN (University of Toronto, NBER) and Gregory VERDUGO (Banque de France) - April 24th

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EXCEPTIONAL Conference with Thierry de LONGUEMAR (VP of Asian Development Bank) - April 28th

The Emergence of RMB

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USPC's "Pack Europe Access": call for expressions of interest

The Pack Europe Access is tool developed by USPC designed to help USPC faculty and researchers when applying for European research grants (Horizon 2020)

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BUSINESS and Economics


Upcoming career events

Have you thought about a career in a social and solidarity-based economy? Let Sciences Po Avenir open your professional horizons !

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Jobs and internships ads  

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


Alternanceship - Banque de France

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

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Internships and Job Offers - European Investment Bank

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

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Internships - OECD

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

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