The External Seminar series is the principal research event held each week within the department, alongside specialised subject seminars.
The Autumn 2019 External Seminar series included the following presentations:
Professor Karen Macours from the Paris School of Economics discussed her paper on Education, Income and Mobility: Experimental Impacts of Childhood Exposure to Progresa after 20 Years (.pdf).
Professor Giovanni Facchini from the University of Nottingham presented his paper on Immigrant franchise and immigration policy: Evidence from the Progressive Era .(pdf).
Professor Laurent Gobillon, also from the Paris School of Economics, discussed his paper on The Production Function for Housing: Evidence from France (.pdf).
Professor Marco Manacorda, from Queen Mary University of London, discussed his paper on The Politics and Economics of Government Aid.
Dr Monica Costa Dias, from the Institute of Fiscal Studies, presented her paper on Wages, Experience and Training of Women over the Lifecycle.
Professor Giulio Fella, from Queen Mary University of London, discussed his paper on Household Earnings Risk, Government Policy, and Welfare.