Events of the Executive Board Department

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Graduate Center Masterclasses

Econometrics of Mixed Data Sampling (MIDAS) regressions and related methods

14:00-18:30 (Mo) / 09:00-12:30 (Di)

10.12.2012| Eric Ghysels, University of North Carolina
Graduate Center Masterclasses

Bayesian Methods for Empirical Macroeconomics

20.09.2012| Gary Koop, University of Strathclyde
Workshop

Berlin Behavioral Economics Workshop

The Berlin Behavioral Economics Workshop is a half-year joint event between the DIW, ESMT, WZB, and TU Berlin with the aim of fostering the exchange between active researchers in the areas of behavioral and experimental economics. The 2012 workshop is jointly organized by Dorothea Kübler (WZB), Steffen Huck (WZB and UCL), Paul Heidhues (ESMT), Frank Heinemann (TU), Georg Weizsäcker (DIW

19.09.2012
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

The Causal Effect of Education on Health: What is the Role of Health Behaviors?

06.07.2012| Rudolf Winter-Ebmer, University of Linz, Austria
Seminar

An Experimental Study of Precautionary Bidding

05.07.2012| Martin Kocher, LMU München
Workshop

WEIS 2012

The Workshop on the Economics of Information Security (WEIS) is the leading forum for interdisciplinary scholarship on information security and privacy, combining expertise from the fields of economics, social science, business, law, policy, and computer science. Prior workshops have explored the role of incentives between attackers and defenders of information systems, identified market failures

25.06.2012| Program Chair: Rainer Böhme, University of Münster, Nicola Jentzsch, Gert G. Wagner
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Wages or Fringes? Some Evidence on Trade-offs and Sorting

22.06.2012| Prof. Tor Eriksson, Aarhus University
Seminar

Uncertainty Equivalents: Testing the Limits of the Independence Axiom

21.06.2012| Charles Sprenger, Stanford University
Seminar

Uncertainty Equivalents: Testing the Limits of the Independence Axiom

21.06.2012| Charles Sprenger, Stanford University
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Women life-cycle labour suply: incentives and responses

AbstractWe develop a life-cycle model of woman's labour supply, human capital formation and savings for welfare-to-work and tax policies' evaluation. Women's decisions are formalised in a dynamic and uncertain environment. The model includes a detailed characterisation of the tax system and of the dynamics of family formation while explicitly considering the determinants of employment and

08.06.2012| Monica Costa Dias, The Institute For Fiscal Studies, UK
Graduate Center Masterclasses

Using duration models for public policy evaluation

09:00-12:00 (Wed, Room 5.2.010)14:00-18:00 (Wed, Room 5.2.010)14:30-16:30 (Thu, Room 2.2.008)

06.06.2012| John Ham, University of Maryland
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Smoking Bans, Cigarette Prices and Life Satisfaction

01.06.2012| Alois Stutzer, Universität Basel
Graduate Center Masterclasses

The Relationship between Oil Markets and the Macro Economy: Theory and Empirics

Contents A brief history of oil markets and oil price shocks The determinants of the price of oil Flow supply shocks versus flow demand shocks The role of speculation and expectations in oil markets How are oil price shocks transmitted to oil-importing economies? Nonlinearities in the Oil-Macro Relationship How should policy makers respond to oil price shocks? Forecasting the price of oil

29.05.2012| Lutz Kilian, University of Michigan
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Scale Economies and Returns to Scale in Non-Parametric Cost and Production Models: Exploring the Impact of Convexity of Technology

25.05.2012| Kristiaan Kerstens, CNRS - LEM (UMR 8179), IESEG School of Management
Berlin Lunchtime Meeting

The Future of Natural Gas in the "Energiewende" - Pipelines, Supply Security, and Fuel Mix in Germany and Europe

Presenter: Dr. Jeff Makholm, Boston, USA, leads the Natural Gas Practice at National Energy Research Associates (NERA), he is a world-known expert in the natural gas sector and pipeline regulation in particular, and has advised industry and governments in the US, Asia, and Europe. Makholm is also author of a recent book "The Political Economy of Pipelines", University of Chicago Press (2

15.05.2012
Berlin Lunchtime Meeting

ESBies: Eine Zwei-Säulen-Strategie für Europa

Vortrag: Markus K. Brunnermeier | Princeton UniversityKommentar: Dr. Christian Kastrop | Bundesministerium der FinanzenModeration: Dr. Ferdinand Fichtner | DIW BerlinEine europäische Schulden- und Fiskalstruktur ist nur gut, wenn sie auf zwei Säulen beruht. Zum einen muss ein institutioneller Rahmen geschaffen werden, der negative Externalitäten der Verschuldung einzelner Mitgliedsl

12.04.2012
Graduate Center Masterclasses

Bayesian estimation of DSGE models

12.04.2012| Michel Juillard, Bank of France
Event

Eröffnung der PFiF-Außenstelle in Berlin

Das Projekt FDZ im FDZ (PFiF) ist ein Kooperationsprojekt zwischen dem Forschungsdatenzentrum der Bundesagentur für Arbeit im Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung (FDZ der BA im IAB) und dem Forschungsdatenzentrum der Statistischen Ämter der Länder (FDZ). Ziel ist es, den Zugang zu den Daten der Bundesagentur für Arbeit in Deutschland zu vereinfachen. Das FDZ des

30.03.2012| Stefan Bender, Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung Prof. Dr. Ulrike Rockmann, Amt für Statistik Berlin-Brandenburg, Gert G. Wagner
Graduate Center Masterclasses

Discrete choice: Basics, new developments and applications in the transport sector

29.03.2012| Juan de Dios Ortúzar, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
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