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SEMINARS 1999

Thursday, December 16, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
W. Keller (University of Texas, Austin)
Geographic Localization of International Technology Diffusion


Thursday, December 2, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
F. Zilibotti (IIES, Stockholm University)
Employment and Distributional Effects of Restricting Working Time


Thursday, November 18, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Neil Rankin (University of Warwick)
Time Consistency, Ability to Commit and Optimal Seigniorage: Further Perspectives on the Inflation Bias Problem


Thursday, November 11, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
P. Battigalli (EUI)
Writing Costs and Contract Incompleteness (joint with G. Maggi)


Thursday, October 28, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
P. Martin (UniversitÚ de Paris)
Financial Super-markets: size matters for asset trade (with H. Rey)


Thursday, October 21, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
M. Ottaviani (UCL)
Professional Advice (with P. Sorensen)


Monday, October 4, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
V. Rao (World Bank)
Wedding celebrations as conspicuous consumption: Signalling socialstatus in rural India (with F. Bloch and S. Desai)
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Thursday, June 3, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Alex Cuckierman (Tel Aviv University)
When do Representative and Direct Democracies Lead to Similar Policy Choices?


Thursday, May 27, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
F. Lopez de Silanes (Harvard University)
The Quality of Government


Thursday, May 20, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Richard Baldwin (MIT)
Simulating Transitional Dynamics: The Core-Peripery Model with Forward Looking Expectations


Friday, May 14, 1999
PhD Awards - Seminari Itineranti Italiani

Thursday, May 6, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Ricardo J. Caballero (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Improper Churn: Social Costs and Macroeconomic Consequences


Friday, April 30, 1999
PhD Awards - Seminari Itineranti Italiani

Thursday, April 29, 1999, at 2.30 p.m.
Gian Marco Ottaviano and Giorgio Basevi (UniversitÓ di Bologna) - joint with Centro Studi Luca d┤Agliano
The District goes Global: Export Vs. Foreign Direct Investment


Thursday, April 22, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Francois Bourguignon (Delta, Paris)
Education, distribution and development: Taiwan 1979-1994


Thursday, April 15, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Andrea Ichino (European University Institute, Florence)
Group Interactions and Individual Background. Explaining Regional Shirking Differential in a Large Italian Firm


Thursday, April 8, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Morten Ravn (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)
Frictions in International Trade and Relative Price Movements


Thursday, March 25, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Sidney Afriat (UniversitÓ di Siena)
General Equilibrium Reconsidered


Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at 12.30 p.m.,Job Market Seminar, room 312
Alejandro Cu˝at (Harvard University)
Sectoral Allocation in the Process of Growth


Wednesday, March 17, 1999, at 1.00 p.m., MEc Classroom
Carlo A. Favero (IGIER-UniversitÓ Bocconi and CEPR)
Modeling and identifying central banks┤ preferences


Thursday, March 4, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Gilles Saint Paul (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)
The Political Economy of Firing Costs


Friday, February 26, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., Job Market Seminar, via San Mansueto 4, 1st floor (organized by Centro Studi Luca d┤Agliano, phone 02.5836.3390)
Dieter Urban (Copenhagen Business School)
Neoclassical Growth, Manufacturing Agglomeration, and Terms of Trade


Friday, February 26, 1999, at 12.30, Job Market Seminar, room 312
Maristella Botticini (Boston University)
Marriage Markets and Intergenerational Transfers in a Pre-Modern Economy: Tuscany, 1260-1435


Thursday, February 25, 1999, at 2.30 p.m., MEc Classroom
Thomas Gehring (Universitaet Freiburg)
Project Evaluation and Organizational Design


Friday, February 19, 1999, at 12.30, Job Market Seminar, room 312 (organized by Centro Studi Luca d┤Agliano, phone 02.5836.3390)
Ivan B. Alves (University of British Columbia, Vancouver)
On Equity and Efficiency of Share Privatization


Tuesday, February 16, 1999, at 12.30, Job Market Seminar, room 312
Tommaso Monacelli (New York University)
Into the Mussa Puzzle: Monetary Policy Regimes and the Real Exchange Rate in a Small Open Economy


Friday, February 12, 1999, at 1.30 p.m., Job Market Seminar, room 312
Ignacio Garcia Perez (CEMFI and Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
Non-Stationary Job Search with Firing: A Structural Estimation


Thursday, February 4, 1999, at 12.30, Job Market Seminar, room 312Matthias Brueckner (European University Institute, Florence)
Strategic Delegation in n-person Bargaining Games with Sidepayments


Friday, January 29, 1999, at 12.30, Job Market Seminar, room 312
Oriana Bandiera (Boston College)
On the Structure of Tenancy Contracts: Theory and Evidence from 19th Century Rural Sicily
 



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