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Panel: A Blueprint for the Reconstruction of Ukraine Yuriy GorodnichenkoSergei Guriev Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 22/08 11:00 CEST 60 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-22 11:00:00 2022-08-22 12:00:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Panel: A Blueprint for the Reconstruction of Ukraine Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
Opening Talk - Guido Imbens Guido Imbens Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 22/08 12:30 CEST 60 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-22 12:30:00 2022-08-22 13:30:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Opening Talk - Guido Imbens The talk will be preceded by a welcome message given by Francesco Billari, Dean of the Faculty at Bocconi University The talk will be preceded by a welcome message given by Francesco Billari, Dean of the Faculty at Bocconi University Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
Central Bank Digital Currencies – Rationales, Design, Implications Fabio PanettaTara RiceDirk Niepelt Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 23/08 13:00 CEST 60 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-23 13:00:00 2022-08-23 14:00:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Central Bank Digital Currencies – Rationales, Design, Implications The proliferation of e-commerce has led to a decline in the use of cash as means of payment. At the same time, technological innovation enables the creation of new forms of digital money. While this development promises increased efficiency and convenience, it also gives rise to concerns about monetary sovereignty, privacy, and the role of public money as anchor for the monetary system. Against this background, central banks around the world are considering the case for central bank digital currency (CBDC). This session, which will discuss the rationales, design and implications of CBDC, is organised by the European Central Bank (ECB) The proliferation of e-commerce has led to a decline in the use of cash as means of payment. At the same time, technological innovation enables the creation of new forms of digital money. While this development promises increased efficiency and convenience, it also gives rise to concerns about monetary sovereignty, privacy, and the role of public money as anchor for the monetary system. Against this background, central banks around the world are considering the case for central bank digital currency (CBDC). This session, which will discuss the rationales, design and implications of CBDC, is organised by the European Central Bank (ECB) Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
Economics Education Awards and Seed Fund information Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 23/08 13:00 CEST 60 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-23 13:00:00 2022-08-23 14:00:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Economics Education Awards and Seed Fund information An opportunity to meet the Education Committee and learn about what they do. An opportunity to meet the Education Committee and learn about what they do. Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
Amazon Economist Opportunities Xian ZhangSerge AdjognonCalvin Luscombe Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 24/08 13:00 CEST 60 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-24 13:00:00 2022-08-24 14:00:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Amazon Economist Opportunities Economists at Amazon are solving some of the most challenging applied economics questions in the tech sector. Join this presentation to hear from Amazon Economists who are using their skills at Amazon to enhance our customers' experience. Economists at Amazon are solving some of the most challenging applied economics questions in the tech sector. Join this presentation to hear from Amazon Economists who are using their skills at Amazon to enhance our customers' experience. Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
Aspirations, Role Models and Poverty Traps Debraj RaySonya Krutikova Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 24/08 13:00 CEST 60 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-24 13:00:00 2022-08-24 14:00:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Aspirations, Role Models and Poverty Traps Aspirations can serve to inspire, but still higher aspirations can lead to frustration and resentment. In this lunch time session, Debraj Ray will discuss how aspirations is determined by an individual’s social environment and how they in turn affect individual utility and economic development for societies. Sonya Krutikova will discuss Ray’s presentation and give her own perspectives. Aspirations can serve to inspire, but still higher aspirations can lead to frustration and resentment. In this lunch time session, Debraj Ray will discuss how aspirations is determined by an individual’s social environment and how they in turn affect individual utility and economic development for societies. Sonya Krutikova will discuss Ray’s presentation and give her own perspectives. Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
Using Machine Learning for Causal Inference in Economics Victor Chernozhukov Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 25/08 13:00 CEST 60 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-25 13:00:00 2022-08-25 14:00:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Using Machine Learning for Causal Inference in Economics Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
Women in Economics Special Session on Gender Manuel BaguesChristina FelfeAnne Boring Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 25/08 13:00 CEST 60 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-25 13:00:00 2022-08-25 14:00:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Women in Economics Special Session on Gender This lunch session is organised by the Women in Economics Committee of the EEA . It will be followed by a networking lunch organised by the AXA Research Lab on Gender Equality, Dondena, Bocconi This lunch session is organised by the Women in Economics Committee of the EEA . It will be followed by a networking lunch organised by the AXA Research Lab on Gender Equality, Dondena, Bocconi Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
Sargan Lectures: Econometric Duration and Event History Analysis Jaap Abbring Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 26/08 08:30 CEST 330 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-26 08:30:00 2022-08-26 14:00:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Sargan Lectures: Econometric Duration and Event History Analysis These lectures - split into 3 lectures of 1.5 hours (08:30 - 10:00; 10:30 - 12:00 & 14:00 - 15:30) will review developments over the past two decades in the econometric analysis of durations and more general event histories, with a focus on current issues. They will cover the main classes of models that distinguish causal effects between events (state dependence) and the sorting effects of unobserved heterogeneity, provide a unified perspective on their identification, and discuss some of the computational and statistical challenges that arise, with empirical examples from labor economics, insurance economics, marketing, and/or other fields. Special topics may include the analysis of dynamic treatments and treatment effects and structural analysis using optimal stopping models and games. These lectures - split into 3 lectures of 1.5 hours (08:30 - 10:00; 10:30 - 12:00 & 14:00 - 15:30) will review developments over the past two decades in the econometric analysis of durations and more general event histories, with a focus on current issues. They will cover the main classes of models that distinguish causal effects between events (state dependence) and the sorting effects of unobserved heterogeneity, provide a unified perspective on their identification, and discuss some of the computational and statistical challenges that arise, with empirical examples from labor economics, insurance economics, marketing, and/or other fields. Special topics may include the analysis of dynamic treatments and treatment effects and structural analysis using optimal stopping models and games. Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
European Job Market Morning Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 26/08 09:00 CEST 240 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-26 09:00:00 2022-08-26 13:00:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: European Job Market Morning The programme: 1. General overview about the stages of the job market 2. Info on roles of economists in non-academic placements Speakers: Benedikt Kolb, Bundesbank, and Adiya Belgibayeva, data scientist and economist at Deliveroo Short break with hosts 3. How to put your job market package together (including how to write the intro of the JMP, securing good letters of recommendation; things to say and things to avoid on all letters submitted) and whether to prepare a video presentation 4. Advice on behaviour, things to say etc., during interviews and fly-outs 5. Negotiating offers and contracts, what’s negotiable, etc. ... and exploding offers (what they are and how to handle them).  Speakers: Marco Stenborg-Petterson 6. Open Q&A session The programme: 1. General overview about the stages of the job market 2. Info on roles of economists in non-academic placements Speakers: Benedikt Kolb, Bundesbank, and Adiya Belgibayeva, data scientist and economist at Deliveroo Short break with hosts 3. How to put your job market package together (including how to write the intro of the JMP, securing good letters of recommendation; things to say and things to avoid on all letters submitted) and whether to prepare a video presentation 4. Advice on behaviour, things to say etc., during interviews and fly-outs 5. Negotiating offers and contracts, what’s negotiable, etc. ... and exploding offers (what they are and how to handle them).  Speakers: Marco Stenborg-Petterson 6. Open Q&A session Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public
Panel: Synergies Between Pure Theory and Econometrics Isaiah AndrewsAureo de PaulaFederico EcheniqueMira Frick Lunch Sessions, Panel & Workshop 26/08 12:30 CEST 90 mins Favourite Add to Calendar 2022-08-26 12:30:00 2022-08-26 12:30:00 EEA-ESEM 2022: Panel: Synergies Between Pure Theory and Econometrics The goal of this panel is to show how advances or questions in pure economic theory lead to new tools / advances in econometrics and vice versa. This panel is primarily targeted towards recent PhD's and more junior participants is meant to be a motivational / inspirational session for early career researchers. The goal of this panel is to show how advances or questions in pure economic theory lead to new tools / advances in econometrics and vice versa. This panel is primarily targeted towards recent PhD's and more junior participants is meant to be a motivational / inspirational session for early career researchers. Scottish Economic Society eea1@eeassoc.org Europe/Rome public