ICEF Research Seminar

The seminar provides an open platform for presentation and discussion of research published in international journals by Russian and international academic economists. The seminar programme covers the whole range of academic economics and finance, both theoretical and applied.

Generally the seminar takes place each Thursday at 4.30 pm (Moscow time) throughout the academic year. It also serves as a research seminar for the ICEF MSc Programme in Financial Economics

ICEF seminars are open to everyone interested (a pass is required for participants coming from outside of the HSE). If you need a pass, or would like to subscribe to our mailing lists, please contact us here.

The seminar is organized by Markus Gebauer (Economics) and Luca Gelsomini (Finance).

Forthcoming seminars >>

Past seminars


 16.02.2017 - JM Seminar
Speaker: Paolo Piacquadio (University of Oslo)
Theme: "A Fairness Justification of Utilitarianism" >>>

Date: 08.02.2017 - JM Seminar
Speaker: Arkaja Chakraverty (ISB)
Theme: "Leverage, Unemployment Risk and Employee Compensation" >>>

Date: 08.02.2017 - JM Seminar
Speaker: Dmitry Matveev (University of Mannheim)
Theme: "Monetary Policy and Government Debt Dynamics without Commitment" >>>

Date: 06.02.2017 - JM Seminar
Speaker: Sofya Budanova (Northwestern University)
Theme: "Penalized Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Finite Mixture Models with Unknown Number of Components" >>>

Date: 03.02.2017 - JM Seminar
Speaker: Michele Valsecchi (University of Gothenburg)
Theme: "Corrupt Bureaucrats: The Response of Non-Elected Officials to Electoral Accountability" >>>

Date: 03.02.2017 - JM Seminar
Speaker: Andrii Parkhomenko (UAB)
Theme: "The Rise of Housing Supply Regulation in the U.S.: Local Causes and Aggregate Implications" >>>

Date: 01.02.2017 - JM Seminar
Speaker: Bulat Gafarov (Pennsylvania State University)
Theme: "Inference on Scalar Parameters in Set Identified Affine Models" >>>

Date: 26.01.2017
Speaker: Sergei Kovbasyuk (EIEF)
Theme: "Advertising Arbitrage" joint with Marco Pagano >>>

Date: 19.01.2017
Speaker: Nikolaos Kokonas (University of Bath)
Theme: "Okun's law, self-fulfilling fluctuations and automatic stabilizers" joint with Paulo Santos Monteiro >>>

Date: 22.12.2016 - JM Seminar
Speaker: Tatiana Mayskaya (California Institute of Technology)
Theme: "Dynamic Choice of Information Sources" >>>

Date: 01.12.2016
Speaker: Miguel Anton (IESE Business School)
Theme: "Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives" joint with Florian Ederer, Mireia Giné, and Martin Schmalz >>>

Date: 11.11.2016
Speaker: Lucy Chernykh (Clemson University)
Theme: "Bank Bailouts with On-site Monitors: Evidence from a Regulatory Experiment" >>>

Date: 03.11.2016
Speaker: Gilles Saint-Paul (TSE)
Theme: "Credit Institutions in an Evolving Economy" >>>

Steven Ongena (University of Zurich)
"Changes in the cost of bank equity and the supply of bank credit" joint with Célérier Claire and Thomas Kick >>>

Date: 16.09.2016
Christopher Pissarides (LSE)
"The Future of Work: Employment in the Age of Robots" >>>

Roni Michaely (Cornell University)
"Are US Industries Becoming Less Competitive?" >>>

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