Brown Bag Seminar in Economics and Finance

The Brown Bag seminar offers both external and internal speakers a forum to present recent research projects in Economics and Finance. Always on Mondays, 12:10-12:55 (during the lecture period) in B5002 and via Zoom.


Monday 7 March, 2022, in person

Thomas Fischer, Lund University
Title: Shaping inequality: Progressive taxation under human capital accumulation
Organiser: Benjamin Larin,

Monday 14 March, 2022, in person

Alina Bartscher, Danmarks Nationalbank
Title: Household Debt and Inequality in the United States, 1950-2019

Organiser: Benjamin Larin,

Monday 21 March, 2022, in person

Magnus Carlsson, Linnæus University
Title: Co-worker Peer Effects on Parental Leave Take-up

Organiser: Johannes Hagen,

Monday 28 March, 2022, online

Abalfazl Zareei, Stockholm University
Title: Global Realignment in Financial Market Dynamics

Organiser: Anton Hasselgren,

Monday 4 April, 2022, in person

Benjamin Larin, Jönköping International Business School
Title: Das House Kapital

Organiser: Benjamin Larin,

Monday 11 April, 2022, online

Ping Qin, School of Economics - Renmin University of China
Title: Urban household water usage in adaptation to climate change: Evidence from China
Organiser: Anna Nordén,

Monday 18 April, 2022 - No seminar – Easter Monday

Monday 25 April, 2022, online

Anne Boschini, Stockholm University
Title: Who Becomes a Father? The Rising Importance of Non-Cognitive Ability
Organiser: Anna Nordén,

Monday 2 May, 2022, in person

Andreas Diemer, Swedish Institute for Social Research, Stockholm University
Title: Spatial Diffusion of Local Economic Shocks in Social Networks: Evidence from the US Fracking Boom
Organiser: Johannes Hagen,

Monday 9 May, 2022, in person

Agostino Manduchi, Jönköping University
Title: Informative advertising in monopolistically competitive markets
Organiser: Anna Nordén,

Monday 16 May, 2022, in person

Robert Ullmann, University of Augsburg
Title: "Will You Marry Me ... in December?" - Tax-Induced Wedding Date Shifting and Mismatching in Long-Term Relationships
Organiser: Andrea Schneider,

Monday 23 May, 2022, online

Claudio Daminato, ETH Zürich
Title: Personalized Digital Information and Tax-favoured Retirement Savings: Quasi-experimental Evidence from Administrative Data
Organiser: Johannes Hagen, & Andrea Schneider,

Monday 30 May, 2022, in person

Niklas Jakobsson, Karlstad University
Title: Vaccination nudges: Pre-booked appoint-ments increase COVID-19 vaccination rates in Sweden
Organiser: Johannes Hagen, & Andrea Schneider,

Previous Brown Bag seminars: Spring 2022 (1st half Pdf, 79.7 kB.), Autumn 2021 Pdf, 84 kB., Spring 2021 Pdf, 85.7 kB., Autumn 2020 Pdf, 86.8 kB., Spring 2020, Pdf, 85.8 kB.

Organizators: Johannes Hagen, Anton Hasselgren, Benjamin Larin, Anna Nordén, Andrea Schneider