Upcoming 5 days
Job talk. Mikhail Safronov is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Cambridge-INET Institute. He will present a paper entitled "Coalition-Proof Full Efficient Implementation".
Job talk. Dana Kassem is a PhD Candidate at LSE. She will present a paper entitled "Does Electrification Cause Industrial Development? Grid Expansion and Firm Turnover in Indonesia".
We have invited UK experts to discuss the situation and the status of the negotiations. In addition we have brought together experts from the three EEA countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway to discuss the likely effects on the EEA countries.
The conference program and abstracts are now available.
Lecture by François Renard, Professor of Earth Sciences at the Njord Center and the Geoscience Department at UiO.
Job talk. Thorsten Rogall is an Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia. He will present a paper entitled "The Legacy of Political Mass Killings: Evidence from the Rwandan Genocide", co-authored by David Yanagizawa-Drott.
Professor Anders Malthe-Sørenssen ved Fysisk institutt kommer til Forum for Vitenskapsteori. Malthe-Sørenssen er leder for Senteret for fremragende utdanning «Centre for Computing in Science Education» ved Universitetet i Oslo.
Eli Melby vant Våg å vite-prisen for masteroppgaven "Identity Struggles: LHBT Activism in Morocco" i kategorien "sosiologi, samfunnsgeografi, utviklingsstudier, sosialantropologi og OLA" i 2017. Hun kommer til Skeiv seminarrekke for å presentere sine funn.
Further upcoming events
Job talk. Albrecht Bohne is a PhD Candidate at the University of Mannheim. He will present a paper entitled "Learning Dynamics in Tax Bunching at the Kink: Evidence from Ecuador", co-authored by Jan Sebastian Nimczik.
An international workshop on Buddhism in Japanese history, organised by the Oslo Buddhist Studies Forum and the Tohoku University Global Japanese Studies Initiative.
Some of the leading scholars in the field present their new research.
Job talk. Lan Lan is a PhD Candidate at the Toulouse School of Economics. She will present a paper entitled "Understanding the Saving Behavior of Chinese Households: Intergenerational Transfers and Housing".
How can we use human rights frameworks to foster social improvements? Alicia Ely Yamin, visiting professor of law at Georgetown University, will discuss the successes and challenges to using human rights approaches for health, from conceptualization to implementation, and formulate recommendations to make these approaches more effective.
Job talk. Michel Dummar Azulai is a PhD Candidate at LSE. He will present a paper entitled "Public Good Allocation and the Welfare Costs of Political Connections: Evidence from Brazilian Matching Grants".