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July 6, 2021
Berlin Lunchtime Meeting

Taxing inheritances – a way to raise revenues and curb wealth inequality?

Speaker: Bethany Millar-Powell, Sarah Perret, Roland Franke, Matthias Rumpf, Stefan Bach
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 11.00 – 12.30 CEST

In Germany, 200 to 400 billion euros are inherited or donated every year. Inheritances are unevenly distributed, with wealthy households receiving far greater inheritances than poor households, and inheritances and gifts are taxed only lightly compared with earned income. As inequalities are increasing, particularly since the onset of the COVID crisis, and governments are under pressure to find ...

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July 5 - 6, 2021
Scientific Skills Workshops

Good Scientific Writing in English

Speaker: Tim Korver
Location: Online-Event
Time:
July 5, 2021: 13:30 – 17:00
July 6 2021: 9:00 – 16:30

The DIW Graduate Center is pleased to offer a workshop on writing good texts for academic journals. It is designed for all doctoral students and researchers at DIW who would like to improve their English writing skills. We offer two alternative sessions of the same content to make participation available to more people. Each session can host 8 persons. Please register with Daniela Centemero ...

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July 2, 2021
Brown Bag Seminar Industrial Economics

Venture Capital in Diabetes: A Yes to Big Hits, a No to Competition

Speaker: Jan Málek, DIW Berlin and KU Leuven
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time:
10:30 - 11:30

Venture capital (VC) is often seen as an instrumental tool that allows many start-ups to pursue innovation with the potential to shake-up current markets and/or to replace incumbents. Using a highly granular, project-level dataset from preclinical diabetes R&D, this paper shows that VCs actively steer the direction of R&D and streamline activities of research focused firms (pipeline firms) ...

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June 29, 2021
Schumpeter BSE Macro Seminar

Demand Networks: Theory and Measurement in Denmark

Speaker: Ludwig Straub, Harvard University
Time: 16:00-18:00

The Schumpeter-BSE-Seminar is the Berlin Macro and Economic History seminar. It is jointly organized by Michael Burda (HU Berlin), Frank Heinemann (TU Berlin), Alexander Kriwoluzky (DIW Berlin), Mathias Trabandt (FU Berlin), and Nikolaus Wolf (HU Berlin).

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June 23, 2021
Cluster-Seminar Public Finances and Living Conditions

Parental Leave and Discrimination on the Labor Market

Speaker: Katharina Wrohlich
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time: 12:30 - 13:30

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June 21, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

The Effect of Affirmative Action on Targeted and Non-Targeted Students: Evidence from Low-income priorites in Paris High Schools

Speaker: Gabriele Fack (PSE, Dauphine)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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June 18, 2021
Conference

BCCP Online Panel 2021
Regulatory Challenges in Digital Markets: the Digital Markets Act

Speaker: Cristina Caffarra, Isabelle de Silva, Amelia Fletcher, Fiona Scott Morton, Monika Schnitzer, Özlem Bedre-Defolie, Tomaso Duso, Pauline Affeldt
Location: Online-Event
Time: 3.00 - 6.00 p.m. CEST (Berlin)

The tremendous growth of digital transactions – mainly through online platforms - is profoundly affecting the way we interact and opening vast opportunities to improve our lives. Consumers are benefiting from an unprecedented proliferation of new services and products that previously were too costly to be developed and marketed to customers. At the same time, the characteristics of platform ...

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June 17 - 18, 2021
Scientific Skills Workshops

Good Scientific Writing in English

Speaker: Tim Korver
Location: Online-Event
Time:
17.06.2021: 13:30-17:00
18.06.2021: 09:00-16:30

The DIW Graduate Center is pleased to offer a workshop on writing good texts for academic journals. It is designed for all doctoral students and researchers at DIW who would like to improve their English writing skills. We offer two alternative sessions of the same content to make participation available to more people. Each session can host 8 persons. Please register with Daniela Centemero ...

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June 15, 2021
Schumpeter BSE Macro Seminar

Productivity Shocks, Long-Term Contracts and Earnings Dynamics

Speaker: Neele Balke, University of Chicago
Time: 16:00-18:00

The Schumpeter-BSE-Seminar is the Berlin Macro and Economic History seminar. It is jointly organized by Michael Burda (HU Berlin), Frank Heinemann (TU Berlin), Alexander Kriwoluzky (DIW Berlin), Mathias Trabandt (FU Berlin), and Nikolaus Wolf (HU Berlin).

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June 14, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Minimum wages and the wage policy of firms

Speaker: Giulia Giupponi (Bocconi University)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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June 8, 2021
Seminar of Macro Department

The distributional impact of the ECB

Speaker: Fabian Seyrich
Time: 11:00-12:00

Researcher of the Macro Department present their research to each other

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June 8, 2021
Schumpeter BSE Macro Seminar

The People versus the Markets: A Parsimonious Model of Inflation Expectations

Speaker: Ricardo Reis, LSE
Time: 16:00-18:00

The Schumpeter-BSE-Seminar is the Berlin Macro and Economic History seminar. It is jointly organized by Michael Burda (HU Berlin), Frank Heinemann (TU Berlin), Alexander Kriwoluzky (DIW Berlin), Mathias Trabandt (FU Berlin), and Nikolaus Wolf (HU Berlin).

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June 7, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

The Value of Time in the United States: Estimates from Nationwide Natural Field Experiments

Speaker: Robert Metcalfe (University of Southern California)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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June 1, 2021
Schumpeter BSE Macro Seminar

Social proximity to capital: Implications for investors and firms

Speaker: Johannes Stroebel, NYU
Time: 16:00-18:00

The Schumpeter-BSE-Seminar is the Berlin Macro and Economic History seminar. It is jointly organized by Michael Burda (HU Berlin), Frank Heinemann (TU Berlin), Alexander Kriwoluzky (DIW Berlin), Mathias Trabandt (FU Berlin), and Nikolaus Wolf (HU Berlin).

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May 31, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Voice at Work

Speaker: Simon Jäger (MIT)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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May 31 - June 1, 2021
Scientific Skills Workshops

Giving Academic Presentations

Speaker: Tim Korver
Location: Online-Event
Time:
31.05.2021: 13:30-17:00
01.06.2021: 09:00-16:30

The DIW Graduate Center is pleased to offer a workshop on giving scientific presentations. It is designed for all doctoral students and researchers at the DIW who would like to improve their skills in talking in front of an audience. We offer two alternative workshops of the same content to make participation available to more people. Each one lasts one and a half days, and can host eight persons. ...

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May 28, 2021
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Social Mobility and Economic Development

Speaker: Guido Neidhöfer, ZEW
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time: 13:15 - 14:30

We explore the role of social mobility as driver of economic development. First, we draw the geography of intergenerational mobility of education for 52 Latin American regions, as well as its evolution over time. Then, through a novel weighting procedure that considers the aggregate participation of cohorts to the economy in every year, we estimate the effect of changes in mobility on economic ...

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May 27 - 28, 2021
Scientific Skills Workshops

Giving Academic Presentations

Speaker: Tim Korver
Location: Online-Event
Time:
27.05.2021: 13:30-17:00
28.05.2021: 09:00-16:30

The DIW Graduate Center is pleased to offer a workshop on giving scientific presentations. It is designed for all doctoral students and researchers at the DIW who would like to improve their skills in talking in front of an audience. We offer two alternative workshops of the same content to make participation available to more people. Each one lasts one and a half days, and can host eight persons. ...

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May 25, 2021
Seminar of Macro Department

Committed to flexible fiscal rules

Speaker: Laura Pagenhardt
Time: 11:00-12:00

Researcher of the Macro Department present their research to each other

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May 25, 2021
Schumpeter BSE Macro Seminar

The Effect of Macroeconomic Uncertainty on Household Spending

Speaker: Yuriy Gorodnichenko, University of California-Berkeley
Time: 16:00-18:00

The Schumpeter-BSE-Seminar is the Berlin Macro and Economic History seminar. It is jointly organized by Michael Burda (HU Berlin), Frank Heinemann (TU Berlin), Alexander Kriwoluzky (DIW Berlin), Mathias Trabandt (FU Berlin), and Nikolaus Wolf (HU Berlin).

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