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Hybrid PHD Defense - Understanding talent management in a context: four empirical essays – Ksenia Usanova
Ksenia Usanova
Event date: Friday, 09 December 2022
Hour:  13:30 15:30
Place:  Kirchberg, Central building, Room D17 (next to the students lounge)
Speaker: Ksenia Usanova

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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
Andrei kostyrka defense
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
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
14th International Conference on MIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT Belval
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.
Rana Comertpay defense
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: Behind the Veil of Cultural Persistence: Marriage and Divorce in a Migrant Community
Event date: Wednesday, 27 October 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dem-lunch-seminar-catherine-guirkinger-university-of-namur-b-registration-193654123697
Speaker: Catherine Guirkinger, University of Namur, B
Hybrid PHD defense - Stochastic Models of Critical Operations - Melvin Drent
Event date: Friday, 29 October 2021
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Block B, 2nd Floor, Classroom B22.
Speaker: Thesis by Melvin DRENT
Lunchseminar in Economics: Smart Charging of Electrical Vehicles: Coordinated Energy Consumption Through a Digital Platform
Event date: Wednesday, 10 November 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS https://www.eventbrite.fr/e/dem-lunch-seminar-mario-guajardo-nhh-norvegian-school-of-economics-no-registration-194532701547
Speaker: Mario Guajardo, NHH Norwegian School of Economics, NO
Research Economic Seminar: International students and the U.S. labor market
Event date: Tuesday, 23 November 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Morgan Raux, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Duration Dependence in Job Search
Event date: Wednesday, 24 November 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Josef Zweimüller, University of Zurich, CH
Lunchseminar in Economics: Scholars at Risks - Academic Networks and High-Skilled Emigration from Nazi Germany
Event date: Wednesday, 08 December 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Fabian Waldinger, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, D
Economics of Forced Displacement and Conflict
Published on Monday, 13 December 2021
Rana Cömertpay, currently working as a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Economics and Management of the University’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, has been researching the topi...
Lunchseminar in Economics: The Crisis and Job Guarantees in Urban India
Event date: Wednesday, 15 December 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Swati Dhingra, London School of Economics, UK
Research Economic Seminar: Proportional Representation, Political Responsiveness and Child Mortality
Event date: Tuesday, 11 January 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Christina Gathmann, LISER
Lunchseminar in Economics: The Fast, the Slow, and the Congested: Urban Transportation in Rich and Poor Countries
Event date: Wednesday, 12 January 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Gilles Duranton, University of Pennsylvania, USA
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
Speaker: Mikhail Pakhnin, European University at St Petersburg, RUS
Research Economic Seminar: Backward mean transformation in unit root panel data models
Event date: Tuesday, 08 February 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Rutger Poldermans, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Strategic investment and learning with private information
Event date: Wednesday, 23 February 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Nicolas Klein, University of Montreal, CA
Virtual PHD Defense - Essays in Financial Economics - Anna IGNASHKINA
Anna IGNASHKINA defense universite luxembourg
Event date: Thursday, 03 March 2022
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Lunchseminar in Economics: The identification of time-invariant variables in panel data model: exploring the role of Science in firms’ productivity
Event date: Wednesday, 23 March 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online Access via Webex
Speaker: Randolph Luca BRUNO, University College London, UK
Research Economic Seminar: The rise of intangible investments in cross-sectional earnings forecasting and implied cost of capital estimation
Event date: Tuesday, 29 March 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Thomas Kaspereit, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Neighbourhood stigma and place-based policies
Event date: Wednesday, 20 April 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online Access via Webex
Speaker: Jos van Ommeren, VU University Amsterdam, NL
Research Economic Seminar: Talent Management in MSMEs of the aerospace industry - a proposition of a typology
Event date: Tuesday, 26 April 2022
Hour:  12:30 13:30
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Ksenia Usanova, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
ACROSS DTU – 3 fully funded positions in Economics available!
Published on Monday, 02 May 2022
Deadline : June 21st, 2022
Research Economic Seminar: Which companies go public via SPACs? The impact of venture capital
Event date: Tuesday, 03 May 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Christopher Hansen, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Natural Disasters and Voting Behaviour - Evidence from Environmental Legislation in the US Senate.
Event date: Wednesday, 11 May 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 LUXEMBOURG Building JFK Room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Robert J. R. Elliott, University of Birmingham, UK
Research Economic Seminar: Quantifying a vertical differentiation trade model
Event date: Tuesday, 17 May 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Evgenii Monastyrenko, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: This Shock is Different - Estimation and Inference in Misspecified Two-Way Fixed Effects Panel Regressions
Event date: Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 LUXEMBOURG Building B Room 02
Speaker: Artūras Juodis, University of Amsterdam, NL
Research Economic Seminar: The effect of trademark breadth on IPO valuation and post-IPO performance: an empirical investigation of 1,510 European IPOs
Event date: Tuesday, 31 May 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Christian Fisch, SnT, Université du Luxembourg
ACROSS DTU – 3 fully funded positions in Economics available!
ACROSS DTU – 3 fully funded positions in Economics available
Event date: Tuesday, 21 June 2022
Hour:  8:00 14:00
Lunchseminar in Economics: Condition-based Production and Maintenance Optimization
Event date: Wednesday, 22 June 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online
Speaker: Ruud H. Teunter, University of Groningen, NL
Research Economic Seminar: FDI spillovers in Greece and the role of local absorptive capacity
Event date: Tuesday, 28 June 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Marialena Petrakou, European Investment Bank, Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Superstar Innovators and the Effect of Intellectual Property Rights on Innovation
Event date: Wednesday, 29 June 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 LUXEMBOURG Building JFK Room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Christian Kiedaisch, University of Namur, BE
PhD Defense - Essays in Market Microstructure and Financial Markets Stability - Vladimir Levin
Event date: Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Hour:  15:30 17:30
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Room A02 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Amazon to support student research at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 01 September 2022
Amazon and the University of Luxembourg have signed a five-year agreement to support thesis research projects at the Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LCL) of the Faculty...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Nash-Type Bargaining for Risk-Averse Agents
Event date: Wednesday, 21 September 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Details on confirmation after registration via Eventbrite
Speaker: David Wozabal, TU München, DE
Lunchseminar in Economics: On Robust Optimization, Blackouts and the Law
Event date: Wednesday, 28 September 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Details on confirmation after registration via Eventbrite
Speaker: Daniel Kuhn, EPFL, CH
Research Economic Seminar: The Impact of Restricting Fixed-Term Contracts on Labor and Skill Demand - Evidence from Italian Online Job Vacancy Data
Event date: Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Giuseppe Grasso, LISER, Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: On the Family Origins of Human Capital Formation - Evidence from Donor Children
Event date: Wednesday, 12 October 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Details on confirmation after registration via Eventbrite
Speaker: Petter Lundborg, Lund University, SW
Research Economic Seminar: Migration Crisis in the Local News - Evidence from the French-Italian Border
Event date: Tuesday, 18 October 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Silvia Peracchi, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Self-Cannibalization Effect in the Sharing Economy
Event date: Wednesday, 19 October 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Details on confirmation after registration via Eventbrite
Speaker: Wei ZHOU, ESCP Business School Paris, FR
Research Economic Seminar: Indirect inference for binary dynamic models
Event date: Tuesday, 25 October 2022
Hour:  12:30 13:30
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Antonio Cosma, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Adaptive maximization of social welfare
Event date: Wednesday, 09 November 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online access Please contact dem@uni.lu
Speaker: Maximilian Kasy, University of Oxford, UK
Hybrid PHD Defense - Public Policy and Firm Innovation – Bastian Krieger
Event date: Monday, 14 November 2022
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus, room G001
Postponed - Research Economic Seminar: Inequality aversion for climate policy
Event date: Tuesday, 22 November 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Stellio Del Campo, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Confronting the carbon pricing gap - Second best climate policy
Event date: Wednesday, 23 November 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Please contact dem@uni.lu
Speaker: Aude Pommeret, University of Savoie-Mont-Blanc, FR
Hybrid PHD Defense - Essays in Financial Economics – Maksim NEZHELSKII
Maksim NEZHELSKII
Event date: Wednesday, 30 November 2022
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Kirchberg, Central building, Room D17 (next to the students lounge)
Speaker: Maksim NEZHELSKII
Lunchseminar in Economics: Immigration and Monopsony - Evidence Across the Distribution of Firms
Event date: Wednesday, 30 November 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Please contact dem@uni.lu
Speaker: Jan Leonard Stuhler, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, ES
Lunchseminar in Economics: Conflict in Unified Growth Theory
Event date: Tuesday, 06 December 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Please contact dem@uni.lu
Speaker: Etienne Wasmer, New York University, UAE
Lunchseminar in Economics: The Pandora's Box Problem with Sequential Inspections
Event date: Wednesday, 07 December 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Please contact dem@uni.lu
Speaker: Yaron Shaposhnik, University of Rochester, US
Hybrid PHD Defense - Understanding talent management in a context: four empirical essays – Ksenia Usanova
Ksenia Usanova
Event date: Friday, 09 December 2022
Hour:  13:30 15:30
Place:  Kirchberg, Central building, Room D17 (next to the students lounge)
Speaker: Ksenia Usanova
Research Economic Seminar: Crisis in Trade shocks and product quality
Event date: Tuesday, 13 December 2022
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation
Speaker: Evgenii Monastyrenko, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
CALL FOR PAPERS - 4th Development Economics Workshop , Cotonou – Benin, 23 & 24 March 2023
Event date: Saturday, 31 December 2022
Hour:  9:00 23:59
Place:  Cotonou – Benin, 23 & 24 March 2023
Lunchseminar in Economics: Shallow Christianity, Charisma, and the Rise of Hitler
Event date: Wednesday, 11 January 2023
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  - Please contact dem@uni.lu
Speaker: Sascha O. Becker, Monash University (Australia) & University of Warwick, UK
Lunchseminar in Economics: Trusting Immigrants
Event date: Wednesday, 29 March 2023
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Please contact dem@uni.lu
Speaker: Cem Özgüzel, OECD, FR