Research Seminars

Typically, the Research seminars are scheduled for 12:00 (noon) every Tuesday in the Auditorium (first floor – Piazza Scaravilli 1).  However, please remember to consult the DSE events calendar, as there may be occasional exceptions to these timings.

2nd semester a.y. 2023/2024

Date of the Research Seminar


Local Organizer


Topic/Title of the seminar

Tuesday March 5th, 2024

Matthew Mitchell

Niko Jaakkola

Professor at Roger L. Rotman School of Management

Selling Checkmarks

Tuesday March 12th, 2024

Michael Peters

Giovanni Angelini

Associate Professor on term, Yale University

Immigration, Innovation, and Spatial Economic Development Theory - Evidence from the Age of Mass Migration

Tuesday March 19th, 2024

Horacio Larreguy

Niko Jaakkola

Associate Professor of Economics and Political Science, ITAM

Accountability under polarization

Monday March 25th, 2024

Marco Del Negro

Giovanni Angelini

Director of the Applied Macroeconomics and Econometrics Center (AMEC) at Federal Reserve Bank, New York

Is the Green Transition Inflationary?

Tuesday March 26th, 2024

Karlijn Morsink

Stephanie Heger

Programme Director “Development Economics” Center for Economic Analysis of

Risk (CEAR), Georgia State University

Targeting men, women or both to reduce child marriage.

Tuesday April 9th, 2024

Seema Jayachandran

Niko Jaakkola

Professor of Economics & Public Affairs, Princeton University

Moving to Opportunity, Together

Tuesday April 16th, 2024

Martin Weidner

Giovanni Angelini

Professor of Economics & Fellow of Nuffield College


Tuesday April 23rd, 2024

Anant Sudarshan

Niko Jaakkola

Associate Professor Department of Economics

University of Warwick

Energy, Environment

Tuesday April 30th, 2024

Paola Conconi

Niko Jaakkola

University of Oxford, Professor of Economics (Statutory Chair)

A Political Disconnect? Evidence From Votes on EU Trade Agreements?

Tuesday May 7th, 2024

Daniel Spiro

Niko Jaakkola

Senior Lecturer/Associate Prof. (Lektor), Uppsala University

Environment and resource, political economy

Tuesday May 14th, 2024

Johannes Spinnewijn

Niko Jaakkola

Professor at London School of Economics and Political Science

Public economics and Health economics

Tuesday May 21st, 2024

Jon de Quidt

Stephanie Heger

Reader (Associate Professor), School of Economics and Finance, Queen Mary University

Behavioral Economics, Theory and Experiments

Tuesday May 28th, 2024

Xavier d’Haultfoeuille

Giovanni Angelini

Professor in economics at CREST-ENSAE


Tuesday June 4th, 2024

John Cawley

Stephanie Heger

Professor at Cornell University

Health Economics

Tuesday June 18th 2024

Alwyn Young

Giovanni Angelini

Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

Factor Augmenting Productivity Growth

Tuesday June 25th, 2024

Moritz Kuhn

Stephanie Heger

Professor, University of Mannheim