Previous lunch seminars

Previous lunch seminars

  • Autumn 2023

    Autumn 2023

    Fri. 01 Sept 2023. 11:00-11:30
    Carsten Bienz, Depratment of Finance (NHH)
    The Market for Computer Hacks

    Fri. 29 Sept 2023. 11:00-11:30
    Liam Brunt, Department of Economics (NHH)
    The American Franchise

    Fri. 06 Oct 2023. 11:00-11:30
    Morten Nyborg Støstad, Department of Economics (NHH)
    Solving the Paradox of Youth (in Space): Stars, Orbits, and a Supermassive Black Hole

    Fri. 13 Oct 2023. 11:00-11:30
    Elisaveta Sizova, Department of Finance (NHH)
    Banks' Next Top Model

    Fri. 20 Oct 2023. 11:00-11:30
    Eirik G. Kristiansen, Department of Economics (NHH)
    The Norwegian Funding Scheme for Institutions of Higher Education

    Fri. 17 Nov 2023. 11:00-11:30
    Astrid Kunze, Department of Economics (NHH)
    Claudia Goldin's Research and the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics 2023

  • Spring 2023

    Spring 2023

    Fri. 17. March 2023. 11:30-12:00
    Jarle Møen, NHH
    The Work and Report of the Tax Commission

    Fri. 14. April 2023. 11:30-12:00
    Olav Torvund, University of Oslo
    Publication of Scientific Articles Under the "Creative Commons BY 4.0" - License

    Fri. 16 June 2023. 11:30-12:00
    Anna Ignatenko, NHH
    Back to the USSR? The Unintended Consequences of the Ukraine War on the Russian Economy

  • Autumn 2022

    Autumn 2022

    Fri. 02. September 2022. 11:30-12:00
    Liam Brunt
    Ugly Regulation of the Beautiful Game: The Economic Idiocy of the UEFA Financial Fair Play Regulations

    Fri. 23. September 2022. 11:30-12:00
    Lars Sørgard
    Energy Policy in Norway

  • Spring 2022

    Spring 2022

    Fri. 22. April 2022. 11:30-12:15
    Paula Navarro
    Proposal Defense

    Fri. 6. May 2022. 11:30-12:15
    Monica Beeder
    Proposal Defense

    Fri. 13. May 2022. 11:30-12:15
    Mascha Fauth
    Proposal Defense

    Fri. 20. May 2022. 11:30-12:15
    Weijia Wang
    Proposal Defense

    Fri. 3. June 2022. 11:30-12:15
    Daniel Duque
    Proposal Defense

    Fri. 10. June 2022. 11:30-12:15
    Marlis Schneider
    Proposal Defense

  • Autumn 2021

    Autumn 2021

    Fri. 27. Aug. 11:30-12:00
    Eirik Berger
    Introduction to Norwegian Politics

    Fri. 10. Sept. 11:30-12:00
    Mateusz Mysliwski
    Migrants as weapons? The 2021 EU-Belarus border crisis

    Fri. 24. Sept. 11:30-12:00
    René Karadakic
    German Election 2021

    Fri. 1. Oct. 11:30-12:00
    Samuel Dodini and Heidi Thysen
    New hires presenting themselves

    Fri. 5. Nov. 11:30-12:00
    Samuel D. Hirshman and Harim Kim
    New hires presenting themselves

    Fri. 19. Nov. 11:30-12:00
    Kjell Gunnar Salvanes
    Nobel Laureates in Economics 2021

  • Spring 2021

    Spring 2021

    Fri. 12. March. 11:30-12:00
    Siri Isaksson
    COVID19 response in Sweden and beyond

    Fri. 26. March. 11:30-12:00
    Daniel E. Carvajal Zuniga
    Proposal Defense

    Fri. 16. April. 11:30-12:00
    Akshay Moorthy
    Proposal Defense

    23. April. 11:30-12:00
    Osama Moeed Nawab
    Proposal Defense

    30. April. 11:30-12:00
    Alina Ozhegova
    Proposal Defense

    7. May. 11:30-12:00
    Emil Mathias Strøm Halseth
    Proposal Defense

    21. May. 11:30-12:00
    Victor Norman
    Aging in the Norwegian Periphery

    4. June. 11:30-12:00
    Stig Tenold
    Bergen – not the seven mountains, but the Seven Seas

  • Autumn 2020

    Autumn 2020

    Fri. 30. October. 11:30-12:15
    Alessandro Pizzigolotto
    PhD Presentation:  The Effect of Banking Crises on Household Behaviour: Empirical Evidence

  • Spring 2020

    Spring 2020

    Fri. 6. March 11:30-12:15
    René Karadakic
    Phd presentation: Inequality in mortality and consequences

    Fri. 8. May 11:30-12:15
    Arne Nazgowitz
    PhD Presentation: On barriers to business development: The case of Uganda

    Fri. 22. May 11:30-12:15
    Eirik Berger
    PhD presentation: The Economics of Inequality and Effects of Human Capital on Fertility

    Fri. 29. May 11:30-12:15
    Kjetil Madland
    PhD Presentation: Salience and focusing in fairness decisions

    Fri. 5. June 11:30-12:15
    Pablo Soto Mota
    PhD Presentation: Experiments on unethical behavior

  • Autumn 2019

    Autumn 2019

    Fri 13. Sep 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Erik Ø. Sørensen
    Offical climate accounting and policy analysis -  "TBU klima"

    Fri 20. Sep 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Ranveig Falch and Siri Isaksson
    New hires presenting themselves

    Fri 4. Oct 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Mateusz Mysliwski, Catalina Franco and Laura Khoury
    New hires presenting themselves

    Fri 18. Oct 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Vincent Somville
    The Nobel Prize in Economics 2019

    Fri 25. Oct 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Aline Bütikofer
    MØA: Structural revision

    Fri 29. Nov 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Stefan Meissner
    East Germany 30 years after the fall of the Berlin wall

    Fri 6. des 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Ceren Fehime Ay
    Bot MTurkers

  • Spring 2019

    Spring 2019

    Fri March 3. 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Mirjam Wentzel, NHH
    PhD Presentation: Flexible Pensions and Private Savings: Evidence from the 2011 Norwegian Pension Reform

    Fri 15. March 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Mads Fjeld Wold, NHH
    PhD Presentation: What We Talk About When We Talk About Fish

    Fri 13. March 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Charlotte Evensen, NHH
    PhD Presentation: Cars, groceries and intermediate goods

    Fri 29. March 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Oda Sund, NHH
    PhD Presentation: Fairness Preferences

    Fri 5. April 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Torfinn Harding, NHH
    The World Bank as an employer for economics PhDs

    Fri 5. May 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Siri Strandenes
    Job Exit Talk

    Fri 10. May 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Pablo Ignacio Soto Mota
    Corruption and Violence in Mexico

    Fri 24. May 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Ian Wooton, University of Strathclyde
    Trade Implications of Brexit

  • Autumn 2018

    Autumn 2018

    Fri 7 Sep 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Stefan Dahlberg, SamPol, UiB
    Swedish Election

    Fri 21 Sep 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Gunnar Eskeland, NHH
    Green Economy

    Fri 5 Oct 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Jan I. Haaland, NHH
    Trade and trade barriers

    Fri 19 Oct 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Gernot Doppelhofer and Lassi Ahlvik, NHH
    Nobel Price in Economics

    Fri 02 Nov 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Roger Bivand, NHH
    Poland and EU

    Fri 16 Nov 11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Jack Li, NHH
    One Child Policy in China

    Fri 30 Nov 11:00-12:00 E209/E210
    Best master thesis' 2018:
    Ragnhild Grønn Johannessen og Frida Lobenz Skarstein
    Proximity in Bank-Borrower Relationships 
    Jonas Slaathaug Hansen og Tormod Fauske Tho
    Newspapers’ Political Differentiation. A multi-homing approach

  • Spring 2018

    Spring 2018

    Fri 26 Jan,11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Håkon Tretvoll, NHH

    Fri 09 Feb,14:00-14:45 E209/E210
    Chang-Koo Chi, NHH
    The Olympic Games and Sport Economics

    Fri 23 Feb,11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Stig Tenold, NHH
    North Korea

    Fri 09 March,11:30-12:00 E209/E210
    Astrid Kunze, NHH
    International Women's Day

    Fri 23 March,11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Stefan Meissner, NHH
    PhD presentation: Essay in Behavioural Economics

    Fri 06 Apr,11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Damiano Maggi (NHH)
    The Italian Election

    Fri 13 Apr ,11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Ceren Ay, NHH
    PhD presentation: Work in Behavioural Economics

    Fri 04 May,11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Sara Abrahamsson, NHH
    PhD presentation: Essay in empirical labour economics

  • Autumn 2017

    Autumn 2017

    Fri 08 Sep 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Thor Andreas Aursland
    Norwegian Election  

    Fri 22 Sep 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Astrid Kunze
    German Election

    Fri 06 Oct 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Lars Mathiesen
    Fisheries Regulation: To trawl or not to trawl in Norwegian cod fisheries  

    Fri 13 Oct 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Ingar K. Haaland
    Nobel Price in Economics  

    Fri 24 Nov 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Charlotte B. Evensen and Visahan Koneswaran: The winner of this year's master thesis competition:
     Analysis of Local Electric Vehicle Incentives in the Norwegian Car Market. A Multi-homing Approach  

    Wed 20 Dec 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    James Hosea
    The Financial Times rankings – what, why and how?  

  • Spring 2017

    Spring 2017

    Fri 13 Jan, 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Sandra Halvorsen, NHH
    PhD-presentation Employment, health, and household decision-making in a growing manufacturing industry: Experimental evidence from Ethiopia

    Fri 27 Jan, 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Erling Risa, NHH
    PhD-presentation Essays on intergenerational mobility

    Fri 10 Feb, 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Felix Morency-Lavoie, NHH
    PhD-presentation A Small Sea Parasite Making Big Waves: Industry Consolidation and Collaboration under Spatial-Dynamic Externalities

    Fri 17 Feb, 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Ingvild L. Skarpeid, NHH
    PhD-presentation Two experimental studies on social preferences

    Fri 5 May, 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Krisztina Molnar, NHH
    Euler Equations, Subjective Expectations and Income Shocks

    Tue 13 June, 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Roger Bivand and Timothy Wyndham, NHH
    UK Election 2017: How did we end up here?  

    Fri 23 June, 11:30-12:15 E209/E210
    Anje Müller Gjesdal and Malin Arve, NHH
    France after the elections

  • Autumn 2016

    Autumn 2016

    Fri 12 Aug, 11.30-12.15 E209/E210
    Stefan Legge, University of St. Gallen
    "Ancestral Distance as a Barrier to International Trade"

    Fri 26 Aug, 11.30-12.15 E209/E210
    Ben D'Exelle, University of East Anglia
    "Network Effects, Riskiness and Cooperation Norms: A Lab-in-the-field Study in Rural Uganda"

    Fri 23 Sep, 11.30-12.15 E209/E210
    Nina Serdarevic and Sveinung Arnesen (UiB)
    "The Citizen Lab/The Digital Social Science Core Facility"

    Fri 7 Oct, 11.30-12.15 E209/E210
    David Reiley, UC Berkeley
    "Online Ads and Offline Sales: Measuring the Effects of Online Advertising via a Controlled Experiment on Yahoo"

    Fri 28 Oct, 11.30-12.15 E209/E210
    Agnar Sandmo, NHH
    "Should the marginal tax rate be negative?"

    Fri 18 Nov, 11.00-12.15 E209/E210
    Ellen Balke Hveem and Lotte Leming Rognsås:
    The winner of this year's master thesis competition:
    «An Empirical Analysis of Health Effects from Electrification: Evidence from Norway 1900-1921»

    Fri 2 Dec, 11.30-12.15 E209/E210
    Astrid Kunze, NHH
    "The gender wage gap in developed countries"

    Fri 9 Dec, 11.30-12.15 E209/E210
    Avinash K. Dixit, Princeton University
    "Comparing Alternative Policies Against Environmental Catastrophes"

    Fri 16 Dec, 11.30-12.15 E209/E210
    Ole-Andreas Halse Næss, NHH
    PhD Presentation: "Essays in Political Economy"

  • Spring 2016

    Spring 2016

    Fri 15 Jan, 11.30-12.15 Room E209/E210
    Kjetil Bjorvatn
    "Teaching microeconomics: SAM 2"

    Fri 29 Jan, 11.30-12.15 Room E209/E210
    Tim Wyndham
    "Presentation of PhD project: Essays in Industrial Organisation"

    Fri 18 Mar, 11.30-12.15 Room E209/E210
    Elias Braunfels
    "Politics Rule! Further Unbundling Institutions"

    Fri 10 Jun, 11.30-12.15 Room E209/E210
    Svenn-Åge Dahl, Helge Thorbjørnsen and Øystein Thøgersen
    "Lunsjseminar om SNF"

  • Autumn 2015

    Autumn 2015

    Fri 2 Oct, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Krisztina Molnár, NHH

    Fri 6 Nov, 11.30-12.15 Room E209/E210
    Ingelin Orten, Erik Solli
    The winner of this year's master thesis competition:
    "Konsekvenser av innvandring for lønninger i det norske arbeidsmarkedet"

    Fri 13 Nov, 1.30-12.15 Room E209
    Ragnhild Balsvik, NHH
    "Use of Dreambroker to create screencast videos"

    Fri 20 Nov, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Ranveig Falch, NHH
    Presentation of PhD project:
    "Do we hold men more responsible than women?"

    Fri 27 Nov, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Oddmund Berg, NHH
    Presentation of PhD project:
    "The Precautionary Wealth of Norwegian Households "

    Fri 4 Dec, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Ingar K. Haaland, NHH
    Presentation of PhD project:
    "Essays on Social Preferences"

    Fri 18 Dec, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Xiaogeng Xu, NHH
    Presentation of PhD project
    "Risk preference in social behavior"

  • Spring 2015

    Spring 2015

    Thu 8 Jan, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Ingrid Hoem Sjursen
    Presentation of PhD project

    Fri 9 Jan, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Charlotte Ringdal
    Presentation of PhD project

    Fri 30 Jan, 14.00-14.45 Room E209
    Thor Andreas Aursland
    Presentation of PhD project

    Fri 13 Feb, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Roger Bivand
    Om digital eksamen.
    Alexandra Bjørndal, Eksamenskontoret til stede for å svare på spørsmål

    Fri 6 Mar, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Antonio Dalla Zuanna
    Presentation of PhD project

    Fri 13 Mar, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Kjell G. Salvanes
    NOU 2015:1 from "Produktivitetskommisjonen"

    Fri 20 Mar, 11.30-12.30 Room E209/E210
    Frode Steen
    The Bachelor programme

    Fri 27 Mar, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Lars Sørgard
    "Competitive effects of NRK"

    Fri 10 Apr, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Andreas Tveito and Hans Petter Hanson
    "The Norwegian Competition Authority's assessment of the merger between Coop and ICA"

    Fri 24 Apr, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Øystein Thøgersen
    "Challenges for fiscal policy and the Fiscal Rule"

    Fri 22 May, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Linda Nøstbakken
    "Student assessments using rubrics"

    Fri 29 May, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Rolf Jens Brunstad and Siri Pettersen Strandenes
    "The taxi puzzle. Why may the taxi to the airport cost more than the flight ticket?"

    Fri 5 Jun, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Luca De Benedictis
    "Islands as ‘Bad Geography’. Insularity, Connectedness, Trade Costs and Trade"

    Fri 12 Jun, 11.30-12.15 Room E209
    Serhat Ugurlu
    "A Thesis Proposal on International Comparisons"

  • Autumn 2014

    Autumn 2014

    Fri 12 Sep, 11.30-12.15 Room E209 /E210
    Emma Östaker og Sonja Daltung, EBA, Stockholm
    The Expert Group for Aid Studies

    Fri 31 Oct, 12.15-13.00 Room E209/E210
    Svein Gjedrem
    "Aktuelle temaer i norsk økonomisk politikk"

    Fri 31 Oct, 14.15-15.30 Room E209/E210
    Joakim Bratlie
    The winner of this year's master thesis competition:
    "Price adjustment in Norway -An analysis of micro PPI data"

    Tue 25 Nov, 15.30-16.30 Room E209/E210
    Øystein Thøgersen
    "Macroeconomic prospects for Europe – with a special focus on two favorites of mine, Italy and Norway"

    Fri 5 Dec, 11.30-12.15 Room E209/E210
    Luca Picariello
    Presentation of PhD project:
    "The impact of Portability on Organizational Strategies"