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March 23, 2015



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Seminars and Conferences  



Exceptional seminar "Q&A in Economics" with Laurence BOONE (French Presidency) and Jean PISANI FERRY (France Stratégie) - April 1st, 2015

Current issues on French economic policy and the European debates

Laurence BOONE is the main Economic, Financial and European Affairs Advisor to the French President and Sherpa. Jean Pisani Ferry is the President of France Stratégie.

Philippe MARTIN (Professor of Economics at Sciences Po) will moderate the debate.

NB This seminar is only for Sciences Po students and faculty: registration link

Date: Wednesday April 1st - 18:00

Location: Sciences Po, Department of Economics, 27, rue Saint Guillaume 75007 Paris - Amphi Leroy Beaulieu

Banque de France  / Sciences Po RESEARCH SEMINAR

Wednesday 8 April 2015


Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar - April 8th

The next Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar "Banks and the Financial System: what regulation?" will host Antoine MARTIN (Vice President and Function Head Money and Payments Studies Function of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York) on the theme:

Why do CCP’s play such a small role in the US repo market and why that might change ?

The Seminar will also host Guillaume VUILLEMEY (Sciences Po) to provide a European point of view.

Date: Wednesday, April 8th - 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).

This week


Thursday 26 March 2015


*NEW* Applied Micro Lunch Seminar: Allan DRAZEN (University of Maryland, visiting PSE) - March 26th

Does “Being Chosen to Lead” Induce Non-Selfish Behavior? Experimental Evidence on Reciprocity (PDF), joint with  E. Y. Ozbay.

Date: Thursday, March 26th - 12:30 - 14:00

Location: Department of Economics, 28 rue des Saints Pères, Paris 7 - Room H 402

Please be sure to register before Wednesday at 5:00 PM : doodle

More about Allan DRAZEN 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.

Lunch Seminar

Friday 27 March 2015


Lunch seminar : Jamil NUR - March 27th

Drivers of Labor Market Duality: Employment Protection and Screening Motives (PDF), joint with Elisa Guglielminetti

More about Jamil NUR and his research

Date: Friday, March 27th - 12:30 - 14:30

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

Please be sure to register before Thursday at 5:00 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.


MONDAY 30 March 2015


Departmental Seminar: Francisco BUERA - March 30th

The Global Diffusion of Ideas (PDF), joint with Ezra OBERFIELD.

Date: Monday, March 30th - 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 Francisco BUERA 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 31 March 2015


Trade Seminar Sciences Po / PSE: Giorgio BARBA NAVARETTI (University of Milan) - March 31st

It takes (more than) a moment : Revisiting the link between firm productivity and aggregate exports (PDF), joint with Matteo BUGAMELLI, Emanuele FORIANI and Gianmarco I.P. OTTAVIANO.

Date: Tuesday March 31st - 14:30 - 16:00

Location: PSE-Université Paris 1, MSE, 106-112 boulevard de l'Hôpital, 75013 Paris - Salle 116

If you would like to meet the speaker: doodle

More about Giorgio BARBA NAVARETTI 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.

>> Trade Seminar Website

Department Reading Group

Friday 27 March 2015


Reading Group - March 27th

Pierre COTTERLAZ-CARRAZ will present:

The Impact of Trade on Intra-Industry Reallocations and Aggregate Industry Productivity (link JSTOR) Econometrica, vol. 71, No. 6 (Nov., 2003), pp. 1695-1725

by Mark Melitz

Date: Friday, March 27th - 10:30 - 12:00

Location: to be confirmed

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