Economics Events

View upcoming departmental events, browse our event archive and find out about our internal and external seminars.

If there are no department events listed below, be sure to check the Business School events page for school wide events.

Upcoming events

Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Dr Derek Pyne

Date
05/10/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Seminar Room C
Description
Speaker: Dr Derek Pyne (Thomson Rivers University)

A Bootstrap Stationarity Test for Predictive Regression Invalidity

Date
06/10/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Room G22
Description
This event is part of the Econometrics Research Group Seminar Series. Speaker: Professor Robert Taylor

Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Gianmarco Ottaviano

Date
19/10/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Seminar Room C
Description
Speaker: Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano (LSE)

Econometrics Research Group Seminar: Dr. Panagiotis Koutroumpis

Date
20/10/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Room G22
Description
Speaker: Dr. Pangiotis Koutroumpis (Queen Mary University of London)

Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Mike Clements

Date
02/11/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Seminar Room C
Description
Speaker: Mike Clements (University of Reading)

Good Data Gone Bad: playing fast and loose with data!

Date
07/11/2016
Location:
Room TBC, University of Birmingham
Description
In this ESRC Festival of Social Science event we shall present and illustrate some rules of thumb for understanding to identify the causal relationship between variables, to help you sort through competing claims more judiciously and make more informed decisions.

Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Piero Gottardi

Date
09/11/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Seminar Room C
Description
Speaker: Piero Gottardi (European University Institute)

Econometrics Research Group Seminar: Dr. Sotirios Kokas

Date
10/11/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Room G22
Description
Speaker: Dr. Sotirios Kokas (University of Essex)

Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Thijs Van Rens

Date
16/11/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Seminar Room C
Description
Speaker: Thijs Van Rens (The University of Warwick)

Econometrics Research Group Seminar: Dr. Nicky Grant

Date
17/11/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Room G22
Description
Speaker: Dr. Nicky Grant (University of Manchester)

Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Liang Bai

Date
23/11/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Seminar Room C
Description
Speaker: Liang Bai (University of Edinburgh)

Econometrics Research Group Seminar: Dr. Yongdeng Xu

Date
24/11/2016
Location:
JG Smith Building, Room G22
Description
Speaker: Dr. Yongdeng Xu (Cardiff University)

Previous events

2016

24th June - Economic Growth and Development: From a Historical Perspective

18th-19th April - Money Macro and Finance PhD Workshop

21st March - Institution and Firm Innovation

14th March - A Dynamic Factor Model of Interest Rate Pass Through for four Large Euro Area Countries

11th March - Workshop in Economic Theory

9th March - Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Sujoy Mukerji

8th March - Covariance forecasting in European equity markets

7th March - In-house intangible capital; Firm-level evidence from UK manufacturing

2nd March - Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Andreas Lange

1st March - Econometrics Seminar Series: Real-Time Data should be used in Forecasting Output Growth and Recessionary Events in the US

29th February - Dept of Economics Internal Seminar Series: Dr Hector Solaz

24th February - Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Ricardo Reis

23rd February - Econometrics Seminar Series: What Makes the Market Jump?

22nd February - Dept of Economics Internal Seminar Series: Dr Amalia Di Girolamo

17th February - Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Kimberley Scharf

15th February - The Historical Rate of TFP Growth in Agriculture: 1690-1914

10th February - Highways, Market Access, and Urban Growth in China

9th February - Unconditional Transformed Likelihood Estimation of Time-Space Dynamic Panel Data Models

9th February - Birmingham Economic Society Invited Speaker - Philippe Aghion

8th February - Dept of Economics Internal Seminar Series: Michalis Drouvelis

3rd February - Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: Nobuhiro Kiyotaki

2nd February - Labor Market Frictions and Aggregate Employment

1st February - Dept of Economics Internal Seminar Series: Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay

28th January - Global population growth, technology and Malthusian constraints: A quantitative growth theoretic perspective

27th January - Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: David Miles

25th January - Testing for unit root vs fractional integration in mixed panels

20th January - Intra-Party Disagreement and Inter-Party Polarization

18th January - Long-Run Growth Uncertainty