Spring 2011

UCLS Brown Bag Seminar
Thur., Jan. 13
Arizo Karimi,
Uppsala universitet and IFAU (with Erica Lindahl and Peter Skogman Thoursie)
"Parental leave and labour supply - effects of a more generous parental leave system"
Time: 12:00, Place: F433
***Please note the time***

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Jan. 20
Magnus Gustavsson and Adrian Adermon,
Uppsala universitet
"Job polarization in Sweden"
Time 13:15, Place: F433
**Note the day*

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UCLS Labor Seminar - cancelled
Fri., Jan. 28
Lena Edlund,
Cornell University
"The Kindness of Strangers: The Mistreated Girls of China"
Time 14:15, Place: F433

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Joint Macro and UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., March. 4
Rajdeep Sengupta,
St Louis Fed
"Where´s the Smoking Gun? A study of Underwriting Standards for US Subprime Mortgages"
Time 14:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Brown Bag Seminar
Thur., March. 10
Chris Karbownik,
Uppsala University
"What determines the teacher mobility in Sweden?”"
Time 12:00, Place: F433
***Please note the time!***

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., March. 1
Katja Kaufmann,
Bocconi
"Educational Choices and Subjective Expectations of Returns: Evidence on Intra-Household Decision Making and
Gender Differences"
Time 14:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Brown Bag Seminar
Thur., March. 17
Per-Anders Edin, Jonathan Gemus,
Uppsala University and Björn Öckert, IFAU
"Does regional expansion of higher education affect educational choice and migration?"
Time 12:00, Place: F433
***Please note the time!***

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UCLS Labor Seminar - cancelled
Fri., March. 18
Laura Crespo,
CEMFI
"Caregiving to Elderly Parents and Employment Status of European Mature Women", joint with Pedro Mira (CEMFI).
Time 14:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., March. 25
Andrea Weber,
University of Mannheim
"Nonparametric Evidence on the Effects of Retirement Benefits on Labor Force Participation Decisions"
Time 14:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., April 8
Christina Felfe,
University of S.t Gallen
"The tempest: Analyzing the impact of a wealth shock on children's development using a natural disaster"
Time 14:15, Place: F433

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Joint Public Economics and UCLS Labor Seminar
Tue., April 12
Guy Laroque,
University College of London and CREST-INSEE
"Extensive and Intensive Margins of Labour Supply: Working Hours in the US, UK and France"
Time: 14:15, Place: F433
 

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UCLS Brown Bag Seminar
Thur., April 14
Anna Persson,
Uppsala University
"Leaving welfare – effects on earnings, income and poverty"
Time 12:00, Place: F433
***Please note the time!***

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., April 29
Lex Borghans,
Maastricht University
"The Leaning Tower of Pisa; Disentangling Ability and Motivation" (with Trudie Schils)
Time 14:15, Place: F433
 

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Joint Public Economics and UCLS Labor Seminar
Tue., May 3
Gabrielle Fack,
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
"Means tested grants and academic achievement in higher education: evidence from France" (with Julien Grenet)Time: 13:15, Place: F433
 

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UCLS Brown Bag Seminar
Thur., May 12
Tove Eliasson,
Uppsala University
"The role of Workplaces in Immigrant Wage Assimilation"
Time: 12:00, Place: F433
***Please note the time***
 

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., May 20
Nina Smith, Aarhus University
"Boomerang effects of family friendly policies"
Time: 13:15, Place: B115

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., May 20
Richard Freeman, Harvard University
"CEO pay and firm performance"
Time: 14:30, Place: B115
 

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., May 20
Kalle Moene, University of Oslo
"The equality multiplier"
Time: 15:30, Place: B115

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., May 27
Peter Dolton,
Royal Holloway
"Total Reward in the UK in the Public and Private Sectors"
Time 14:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Mon., May 30
Christopher Taber,
University of Wisconsin
"Methods for Using Selection on Observed Variables to Address Selection on Unobserved Variables"
Time 14:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., June 10
Andrew Shephard,
Princeton University
"Employment, hours of work and the optimal taxation of low income families"
Time 14.15, Place: F433

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Joint Macro and UCLS Labor Seminar
Mon., June 13
Stefan Eriksson and Karolina Stadin, Uppsala University
"Supply, Demand, and Hiring"
Time 10:15, Place: F433