IGIER Visiting Students Initiative     
2014-2015 Calendar of Activities

During the academic year 2014-2015, the IGIER Visiting Students Initiative will consist of these research seminars and tutorial activities (please visit periodically this page for updates):

Building Block I: Enhace your presentation Skills
Date Supervisor Activity
Fall 2014 Maristella Botticini 2nd year IGIER Visiting Students Presentations
  Alberto Alesina PhD and VS presentations
Building Block II: Meet the IGIER Scholars
Date Speaker Topic
Feb. 23 Carlo Favero The Empirical Analysis of Fiscal Adjustments Plans
March 2 Simone Cerreia-Vioglio Cautious Expected Utility and the Certainty Effect
March 9 Guido Tabellini Culture and Institutions
March 16 Nicola Pavoni Intergenerational Disagreement and Optimal Taxation of Parental Transfers
April 13 Fabiano Schivardi Demand or productivity: What determines firm growth?
April 20 Massimo Morelli A Theory of Power Wars
April 27 Tommaso Monacelli Structural Reforms in a Monetary Union
May 4 Nicola Gennaioli Expectations and Investment
May 11 Jerome Adda Economic Activity and the Spread of Viral Diseases: Evidence from High Frequency Data
Building Block III: Learn new Softwares
Spring 2015 Andrea Manera Matlab Tutorial 
  Nicola Fontana  ArcGis Tutorial
    Stata Tutorial 


Last updated June 10, 2015