Departmental Seminar via Zoom - May 10th

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Franklin Allen

Franklin ALLEN is Professor of Finance and Economics and Executive Director of the Brevan Howard Centre at Imperial College London since 2014. Prior to joining Imperial College London, he was Professor at Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he now has Emeritus status. He was formerly Vice Dean and Director of Wharton Doctoral Programs, Co-Director of the Wharton Financial Institutions Center, Executive Editor of the Review of Financial Studies and Managing Editor of the Review of Finance. He is a past President of the American Finance Association, the Western Finance Association, the Society for Financial Studies, the Financial Intermediation Research Society and the Financial Management Association, and a Fellow of the Econometric Society.

His main areas of interest are corporate finance, asset pricing, financial innovation, comparative financial systems, and financial crises. He is a co-author with Richard Brealey and Stewart Myers of the textbook Principles of Corporate Finance (8th-12th editions).

Franklin ALLEN will present a paper, joint with Gadi BARLEVY and Douglas GALE, at the next Departmental Seminar via Zoom on the theme:

Asset Price Booms and Macroeconomic Policy: a Risk-Shifting Approach (read paper, PDF 558.19 KB)

More about Franklin ALLEN an his research

Date: Monday, May 10th - 2:45 PM
Location: Zoom

Friday Seminar via Zoom - May 7th

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Gustave Kenedi


Gustave KENEDI is a PhD Candidate in Economics at Sciences Po
, working on a thesis entitled Intergenerational Social Mobility : Measurement, Mechanisms and Policy, under the supervision of Pierre-Philippe COMBES.

Gustave KENEDI will present a paper at the next Friday Seminar via Zoom on the theme:

Does Financial Aid Improve the Educational Outcomes of High-Achieving Low-Income Students? Evidence from the French aide au mérite (abstract to follow)

Date: Friday, May 7th - 12:30 PM
Location: Zoom

Empirical IO Seminar via Zoom - May 4th

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Christian Bontemps

Christian BONTEMPS is Professor at the Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) and at the École Nationale Aviation Civile (ENAC). He is also the Executive Vice President of Education of the Executive Committee of the Air Transport Research Society (ATRS), in charge of the PhD programme, since July 2019. He was an Associate Guest Editor for the Journal of Transport, Economic and Policy, ”Selected papers from the ATRS World Conference" (2017-2019). He was a regular Visiting Faculty member at New York University Abu Dhabi for the Fall semester from 2017 to 2019.

He is specialised in theoretical econometrics (set identification, testing) and structural micro-econometrics as well as econometrics of contracts.

Christian BONTEMPS will present a paper, joint with Cristina GUALDANI and Kevin REMMY, at the next Empirical IO Seminar via Zoom on the theme:

Price Competition and Endogenous Product Choice in Networks: Evidence from the U.S. Airline Industry (read Abstract, PDF 5.9 KB)

More about Christian BONTEMPS and his research

Date: Tuesday, May 4th - 2:45 PM
Location: Zoom

Paris-London Public Economics

Virtual Conference May 6 & 7th
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The Paris-London Public Economics conference is a two-day conference organised by faculty at the Department, the London School of Economics (LSE), University College London (UCL), the Institut des Politiques Publiques, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).

The programme features research on a range of issues in public economics.
Professor Michael GREENSTONE (University of Chicago) will deliver the keynote address.

When? May 6th and 7th, 2021.
Where? Online

Read the preliminary conference programme (PDF303.66 KB)

If you would like to register, please fill out the form online. 

Funding from the European Research council (ERC), from the Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), from "Investissements d’avenir" for Paris Graduate School of Economics (PSE), and from the Centre for the microeconomic analysis of public policy (CPP) is gratefully acknowledged.

Departmental Seminar via Zoom - May 3rd

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Stéphane Dupraz

Stéphane DUPRAZ is a Research Economist at the Banque de France in the Monetary and Financial Studies Division. Since 2017, he also lectures at the Toulouse School of Economics (TSE). He holds a PhD in Economics from Columbia University.

His research field is macroeconomics, and in particular, monetary economics, dispersed information, and expectations formation.

Stéphane DUPRAZ will present a paper, joint with Sophie GUILLOUX-NEFUSSI and Adrian PENALVER, at the next Departmental Seminar via Zoom on the theme:

A Pitfall of Cautiousness in Monetary Policy (read paper, PDF 723.35 KB)

More about Stéphane DUPRAZ and his research

Date: Monday, May 3rd - 2:45 PM
Location: Zoom

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