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May 11, 2015



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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Samedi 30 mai

Banque de France: DEADLINE Call for Applications for CIFRE

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Seminars and Conferences  


TRADE Seminar

Tuesday 26 May 2015


Trade Seminar Sciences Po / PSE: Thomas CHANEY (TSE) - May 26th

Date: Tuesday May 26th - 14:30 - 16:00

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

More about Thomas CHANEY 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

Banque de France  / Sciences Po RESEARCH SEMINAR

Wednesday 27 May 2015


Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar - May 27th

The next Banque de France/Sciences Po Research Seminar "Banks and the Financial System: what regulation?" will host Charles CALOMIRIS (Columbia University, Graduate School of Business) on the theme:

A historical point of view on financial crises and bailouts

The Seminar will also host Régis BRETON (Economic advisor, Financial Stability Directorate at the Banque de France) who will provide a practitioner’s view.

Date: Wednesday, May 27th - 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


EXCEPTIONAL Master Class with Victor CHERNOZHUKOV (MIT) - May 12th and 13th

The Department is hosting a joint Sciences Po/CeMMAP Master Class - learn to think Big Data!

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Wednesday 13 May 2015


*EXCEPTIONAL* Lunch Seminar: Pieter GAUTIER (Free University of Amsterdam) (copie)

The performance of school assignment mechanisms in practice, joint with Monique de Haan, Hessel Oosterbeek and Bas van der Klaau.

Date : exceptionally this WEDNESDAY, MAY 13th - 12:30 - 14:30

Location :
Department of Economics, 28, rue des Saints Pères, Paris 75007 - Room H 202A

If you would like to attend, please register before Wednesday 10 AM: doodle

Read more about Pieter GAUTIER and visit his web page


MONDAY 18 May 2015


Departmental Seminar: Eric VERHOOGEN (Columbia University) - May 18th

Organizational Barriers to Technology Adoption: Evidence from Soccer-Ball Producers in Pakistan, joint with David Atkin, Azam Chaudhry, Shamyla Chaudry, and Amit K. Khandelwal.

Monday, May 18th - 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 Eric VERHOOGEN 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.

PEPES Seminar

Thursday 21 May 2015


PEPES Seminar Sciences Po / PSE: Raymond FISMAN (Columbia University) - May 21st

The Economics of Death Ceilings, joint with Yongxiang Wang.

Date: Thursday, May 21st - 12:30 - 14:30

Location: Sciences Po Department of Economics, 28, rue des Saints Pères 75007  - Room H 202 B

If you would like to attend, please register before Wednesday 20th at noon: doodle.

More about Raymond FISMAN and his research

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.

>> PEPES Website

Latest news  



Informal Session of LIEPP's Urban Economics Seminar with Laetitia GAUVIN (Data Science Lab at the Institute of Scientific Interchange, Turin) - May 15th

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Sciences Po FacSem: Julia CAGÉ - May 21st

Le futur des médias : perspectives économiques et nouveaux modèles

Date: Thursday, May 21st - 12:30 -14:30

Location: 13 rue de l'Université, Paris 7 - Salle du Conseil (5th floor)

More about Julia CAGÉ and her research

Registration: marina.abelskaiagraziani@sciencespo.fr

FacSem (Faculty seminars) are inaugural conferences presented by new members of faculty on a topic of their choice and which allow them to present their research to Sciences Po's wider scientific community.



Congratulations to Florian OSWALD who will be joining the Department of Economics in September !


Florian OSWALD

Florian OSWALD is a PhD candidate at the Department of Economics of University College London (expected April 2015). He will be joining Sciences Po's Department of Economics as of September 1st, 2015.

His research interests are labor, housing, consumption, and applied econometrics.

More about Florian OSWALD and his research

Congratulations !

Jobs and internships ads  

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


Internship - Mazars

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

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Internship - Rothschild

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

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Alternanceships and Job Offer (VIE) - 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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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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