Virtual Workshop on the Economics of Education

Contact the workshop organizers if you are interested in attending:

Patrick Bennett

Fanny Landaud


13:00 - 13:35

Patrick Bennett (NHH): A Second Chance? The Labor Market Outcomes of Reforming Access to Adult Education

13:35 - 14:10 Teodora Boneva (University of Zürich): Perceived Costs and Benefits of Maternal Labor Supply Decisions
14:10 - 14:20

Coffee Break

14:20 - 14:55 Hans Henrik Sievertsen (University of Bristol): The Greater Game in School Choice
14:55 - 15:30 Fanny Landaud (NHH): Long-term Consequences of High School Grades and Completion
15:30 - 15:40

Coffee Break

15:40 - 16:15 Petra Thiemann (Lund University): Teacher-to-classroom Assignment and Student Achievement
16:15 - 16:50 Camille Terrier (HEC Lausanne): COVID-19 Amplifies the Prosociality Gap Between Adolscents of High and Low Socioeconomic Status
16:50 - 17:00

Coffee Break

17:00 - 18:00

Keynote Lecture:


Joshua Goodman (Boston University): COVID-19 and Schooling

18:00 - 18:30

Flash Talk Session:


Catalina Franco (NHH): Strategic Decisions Have "Major" Consequences: Gender Differences in College Major Choices


Henning Hermes (NHH): Teaching Self-Regulation


Oda Kristine Storstad Sund (NHH): Unleveling the Playing Field? Parents' Willingness to Give Their Children an Advantage


Workshop Close

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All listed times are local times in Bergen, Central European Time.