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  Today: Saturday, 16 October 2021

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Lunchseminar in Economics:The Neoclassical Growth Model with Time-Inconsistent Decision Making and Perfect Foresight
Event date: Wednesday, 26 January 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS unless decided otherwise in accordance with the Covid situation
Speaker: Mikhail Pakhnin, European University at St Petersburg, RUS

  News & Events

Lunchseminar in Economics: The Private Impact of Public Information: Landsat Satellite Maps and Gold Exploration
Event date: Thursday, 10 October 2019
Hour:  13:30 14:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building BLA, 1st floor, room 12
Speaker: Abhishek Nagaraj, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Lunchseminar in Economics: Refugees’ and Irregular Migrants’ Self-selection into Europe: Who Migrates Where?
Event date: Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK Room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Panu Poutvaara, IFO Institute and University of Munich, Germany
Lunchseminar in Economics: The Impact of Intellectual Property Rights on Labor Productivity: Do Constitutions Matter?
Event date: Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK Room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Enrico Santarelli, Università di Bologna, Italy
Lunchseminar in Economics: Migrant selection and assimilation - intergenerational evidence from three waves of immigrants
Event date: Wednesday, 06 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Anne Gielen, Erasmus University Rotterdam, NL
Lunchseminar in Economics: Gambling banks, incentive mechanism, and santions: A two-stage model
Event date: Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Wolfgang Eggert, Albert-Ludwig-Universität Freiburg, Germany
Lunchseminar in Economics: What's next? Returning to exports after failure
Event date: Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Zuzanna Studnicka, University College Dublin, Ireland
Workshop in Gender and Economics
Gender and Economics 2019
Event date: Monday, 09 December 2019
Hour:  8:00 10-12 | 17:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus Luxembourg City
Speaker: Prof. Eleonora Patacchini (Cornell) & Prof. Naci Mocan (Louisiana State Univ.)
Gender and Economics Workshop
Event date: Monday, 09 December 2019
Hour:  9:00 10-12 | 18:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Campus Kirchberg Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg
PhD Defense:
Event date: Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg Room C.02 6 rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ka-Kit Iong
Lunchseminar in Economics: Stable marriage, household consumption and unobserved match quality
Event date: Wednesday, 11 December 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Bram De Rock, Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Lunchseminar in Economics: Immigration, Science, and Innovation: Evidence from the Quota Acts
Event date: Wednesday, 18 December 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Petra Moser, New York University School of Business, USA
Lunchseminar in Economics: Package Size and Pricing Decisions with a Bulk Sale Option
Event date: Wednesday, 08 January 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK Room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Dorothée Honhon, The University of Texas, Dallas, USA
Lunchseminar in Economics: Multiproduct Inventory Planning Considering Consumers Choices and Substitution Effects
Event date: Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Sandra Transchel, Hühne Logistic University, Hambourg, Germany
Lunchseminar in Economics: Diffusion under Limited Production Factors: the Case of Pollution in Soil
Event date: Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Carmen Camacho, Paris School of Economics, France
PhD Defense:City Structure and Urban Amenity
Event date: Tuesday, 04 February 2020
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Campus Kirchberg Room JFK 004 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg (Luxembourg).
Speaker: Ms Thi Thu Huyen TRAN
Lunchseminar in Economics: Short-term rentals and the housing market: Quasi-experimental evidence from Airbnb in Los Angeles
Event date: Wednesday, 05 February 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Jos van Ommeren, VU University Amsterdam, NL
Lunchseminar in Economics: Market Perceptions of Fair Value Reporting for Tangible Assets
Event date: Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Hour:  1:00 2:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Edward Riedl, Boston University, USA
Lunchseminar in Economics: Das House Kapital
Event date: Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Hour:  12:30 13:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building C, ground floor, room 002
Speaker: Thomas Steger, Leipzig University, Germany
Research Economic Seminar: Declared exchange rate and quality-driven pass-through to import prices
Event date: Tuesday, 10 March 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29 avenue J.-F. Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Evgenii Monastyrenko, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Airline Mitigation of Propagated Delays via Schedule Buffers: Theory and Empirics
Event date: Wednesday, 18 March 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Jan K. Brueckner, University of California, Irvine, USA
Lunchseminar in Economics: Optimal Linear Instrumental Variables Approximations
Event date: Wednesday, 25 March 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Juan Carlos Escanciano, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, ES
Lunchseminar in Economics: Peer and network effects in medical innovation: the case of laparoscopic surgery in the English NHS
Event date: Wednesday, 22 April 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Marisa Miraldo, Imperial College London, UK
Lunchseminar in Economics: Family Policies and the Dynamics of Gender Inequality
Event date: Wednesday, 29 April 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Josef Zweimüller, University of Zurich, CH
Research Economic Seminar: Parental Assortative Mating and the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital
Event date: Tuesday, 12 May 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29 avenue J.-F. Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Konstantinos Tatsiramos, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Urban Growth and its Aggregate Implications
Event date: Wednesday, 13 May 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Gilles Duranton, University of Pennsylvannia, USA
Matching on labor and marriage markets
Event date: Tuesday, 19 May 2020
Hour:  9:00 20-05 | 18:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg JFK Building Room Nanacy Metz
The impact on logistics and supply chain operations in light of COVID19
Event date: Tuesday, 19 May 2020
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Speaker: Prof. Benny Mantin & Prof. Joachim Arts, LCL and Francesco Ferrero, LIST
Research Economic Seminar: Shaking Things Up: On the Stability of Risk and Time preferences
Event date: Tuesday, 26 May 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online via Webex
Speaker: Majlinda Joxhe, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
PhD Defense: Essays on agglomeration, resilience and regional innovation
Event date: Friday, 29 May 2020
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, G001 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg (Luxembourg).
Speaker: Mr Basheer KALASH
Research Economic Seminar: The Supply of Hours Worked and Endogenous Growth Cycles
Event date: Wednesday, 10 June 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online via Webex
Speaker: Ka-Kit IONG, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Research Economic Seminar: Lockdown Strategies, Mobility Patterns and COVID-19
Event date: Wednesday, 17 June 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online via Webex
Speaker: Konstantinos Tatsiramos, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Testing different structures of Spatial Dynamic Panel Data models by a bootstrap multiple testing procedure
Event date: Wednesday, 24 June 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Maria Lucia Parrella, University of Salerno, IT
PhD Defense: Essays on the Rare Earth Elements Competition and Luxembourg’s Residential Energy Transition
Event date: Tuesday, 30 June 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, G001 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg (Luxembourg).
Speaker: Mr Stéphane Poncin
Department of Economics and Management report now available
DEM Report 2017-2019
Published on Tuesday, 04 August 2020
The Department of Economics and Management report highlights research and teaching achievements of the department from 2017 to 2019. 
Virtual PhD Defense: Essays on Tax Competition
Event date: Thursday, 24 September 2020
Hour:  14:30 16:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, G001
Speaker: Mrs Nora Paulus
Lunchseminar in Economics: Patent Boxes and the Success Rate of Applications
Event date: Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Ronald Davis, University College Dublin, UK
Research Economic Seminar: Cloturing Deliberation
Event date: Tuesday, 20 October 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online via Webex
Speaker: Vincent Anesi, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Research Economic Seminar: Return migration and self-employment: Is there a 'jack-of-all-trades' effect?
Event date: Tuesday, 10 November 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online via Webex
Speaker: Clotilde Mahe, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Virtual PhD Defense: Determinants and usefulness of risk disclosure in Europe: Evidence from annual reports of listed companies
Event date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Hour:  13:30 16:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, G001
Speaker: Mrs Véronique Weber
Virtual PhD Defense: Essays on market microstructure and banking
Event date: Thursday, 26 November 2020
Hour:  11:00 13:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, G001
Speaker: Ms Sanja JANKOVIC
Lunchseminar in Economics: Inside the White Box - Unpacking the Determinants of Quality and Vertical Specialization
Event date: Wednesday, 02 December 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Esteban Jaimovich, University of Surrey, UK
Research Economic Seminar: Finite sample properties of the GMM Anderson-Rubin test and identification issues
Event date: Tuesday, 08 December 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation only on invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Rutger Poldermans, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Normalizations and misspecification in skill formation models
Event date: Wednesday, 13 January 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Joachim Freyberger, University of Bonn, D
Research Economic Seminar: The good, the bad, and the asymmetric: Evidence from a new conditional density model
Event date: Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online via Webex
Speaker: Andreï, V. Kostyrka, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Priority Queueing Systems with Deceptive Customers
Event date: Wednesday, 10 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Rouba Ibrahim, University College London, UK
Research Economic Seminar: Corruption and Growth: Long-run Historical Evidence
Event date: Thursday, 11 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Luca Uberti, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Does Competition Benefit Complements? Evidence from Airlines and Hotels
Event date: Wednesday, 03 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Silke Januszewski Forbes, Tufts University, USA
Research Economic Seminar: The Effect of Research Grants on the Scientific Output of University Professors – Evidence for Luxembourg
Event date: Tuesday, 16 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Katrin Hussinger, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Research Economic Seminar: Distributionally Robust Mechanism Design
Event date: Wednesday, 24 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Çağıl Koçyiğit, Department of Economics and Management, Luxembourg Centre for Logistics, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Hiring subsidies for disadvantaged youth after the Great Recession. Short- and long-term net impact on employment
Event date: Wednesday, 31 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Muriel Dejemeppe, Université catholique de Louvain, B
Research Economic Seminar: Labor market tightness and recruitment of foreign skilled workers
Event date: Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Morgan Raux, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Irregular Identification of Structural Models with Nonparametric Unobserved Heterogeneity
Event date: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Juan Carlos Escanciano, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, ES
Research Economic Seminar: The Effect of Research Grants on the Scientific Output of University Professors – Evidence for Luxembourg
Event date: Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Katrin Hussinger, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Innovation Diffusion and Physician Networks: Keyhole Surgery for Cancer in the English NHS
Event date: Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Marisa Miraldo, Business School, Imperial College London, UK
Research Economic Seminar: The Causal Effects of R&D Grants: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity
Event date: Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Pietro Santoleri, Statec, Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Reconstructing daily schedules of individuals: a utility maximization approach
Event date: Wednesday, 05 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Michel Bierlaire, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, CH
New job opportunities in Economics of Migration
Published on Thursday, 06 May 2021
PhDs available positions in Economics of Migration
Research Economic Seminar: Transboundary Haze Games: Local Capture and Common Agency
Event date: Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Ridwan D. Rusli, TU Köln, Germany
Lunchseminar in Economics: Induced Automation: Evidence from Firm-level Patent Data
Event date: Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: David Hemous, University of Zurich, CH
Research Economic Seminar: Outsourcing Decisions for Additive Manufacturing
Event date: Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Anne Lange, LCL, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Mobility, Congestion, and Accessibility in World Cities - Evidence from Google Maps
Event date: Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Gilles Duranton, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Lunchseminar in Economics: Drinking from the Firehose: Preprints, Chinese Scientists, and the Diffusion of Research on COVID-19
Event date: Wednesday, 02 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Megan MacGarvie, Boston University, USA
Lunchseminar in Economics: Self-guided Approximate Linear Programs
Event date: Wednesday, 09 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Selvaprabu Nadarajah, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Lunchseminar in Economics: Why U.S. Immigration Barriers Matter for the Global Advancement of Science
Event date: Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Ina Ganguli, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
For richer or for poorer: marital patterns and income inequality
Professor Arnaud Dupuy
Published on Thursday, 24 June 2021
In recent years, increasing income equality in developed countries has been a hot topic among economists. Researchers have attempted to explain these disparities in surprising ways, including famil...
Research Economic Seminar: Real-Time Integrated Learning and Decision Making for Deteriorating Systems
Event date: Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Melvin Drent, LCL, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Testing different structures of Spatial Dynamic Panel Data models by a bootstrap multiple testing procedure
Event date: Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Maria Lucia Parrella, University of Salerno, IT
Virtual PhD Defense: Thesis on Efficient estimation with non-standard sampling or missing endogenous variables, and conditional density modelling with unobserved copula-connected shocks
Event date: Thursday, 22 July 2021
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, G001
Speaker: Mr Andreï Kostyrka
Virtual PhD Defense: Essays on the Economics of Forced Displacement and Conflict
virtual PHD defense
Event date: Tuesday, 07 September 2021
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Room G001 - Please note that only authorized persons can attend the defense on site.
Speaker: Rana Cömertpay
14th International Conference on MIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT
Event date: Thursday, 09 September 2021
Hour:  8:00 11-09 | 17:00
Place:  Hybrid Event: LISER & University of Luxembourg - Esch-Belval, Luxembourg & Online participation
Virtual PhD Defense: Three essays on the role of institutions in labor market polarization
Event date: Friday, 10 September 2021
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Room G001 - only for authorized persons
Speaker: Maxime Pettinger
Lunchseminar in Economics: A New Spatial Hedonic Equilibrium in the Emerging Work-from-Home Economy?
Event date: Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Jan Brueckner, University of California, Irvine, USA
Research Economic Seminar: Refugee, Diversity and Conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa Model
Event date: Tuesday, 28 September 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Rana Cömertpay, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Virtual PhD Defense: Essays on Human Capital, Inequality, and Income.
Event date: Tuesday, 28 September 2021
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place: 
Speaker: Mrs. Giorgia MENTA
Lunchseminar in Economics: Road Networks and Tropical Deforestation
Event date: Wednesday, 13 October 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS Participation on invitation only: Please contact dem@uni.lu
Speaker: Cees Withagen, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, NL
Lunchseminar in Economics:The Neoclassical Growth Model with Time-Inconsistent Decision Making and Perfect Foresight
Event date: Wednesday, 26 January 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS unless decided otherwise in accordance with the Covid situation
Speaker: Mikhail Pakhnin, European University at St Petersburg, RUS