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Time and place: Feb. 25, 2020 4:15 PM6:00 PM, Meeting room 452, Georg Morgenstiernes hus

MA student Victoria Mostue, IFIKK: Presentation of MA thesis.

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Time and place: Feb. 24, 2020 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Anastasios Dosis is an Assistant Professor at ESSEC Business School. He will present the paper: "Interest Rates and Selection Along the Business Cycle".

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Time and place: Feb. 20, 2020 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundt Building

Professor Lars Frers from the University of South-Eastern Norway will present his work on multi-sensory methods in social science and humanities.

Professor Sergei O. Kurbanov. Foto: Kurbanov
Time and place: Feb. 20, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, Seminar room 1

The lecture deals with the recent changes in the North Korean Constitution which both formalize the concentration of power in Supreme Leader's hands and signify North Korea's abandonment of the erstwhile army-first policy. It will also present an analysis of the recent Pyongyang TV reports.

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Time and place: Feb. 14, 2020 11:30 AM12:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Knut Sunde er Direktør og leder for Bransje og Industripolitisk avdeling i Norsk Industri. 

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Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Martin Blomhoff Holm is an assistant professor at the University of Oslo. He will present the paper: "The Transmission of Monetary Policy under the Microscope". Coauthored by Pascal Paul and Andreas Tischbirek.

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Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, Seminar room 1

In Chinese Buddhist art Samantabhadra forms a sacred Trinity along with Mañjuśrī and Vairocana. This Trinity was inspired by the Huayan jing and has been a popular object of worship until present time.

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Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 3:30 PM4:45 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 1

Malin Ah-King is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Ah-King is an evolutionary biologist and gender researcher (Associate Professor in Gender Studies). Since she received her PhD in Zoology, Stockholm University, she has worked with interdisciplinary gender/biology research in different ways, by problematizing notions of biological sex as binary and stable, highlighting gender stereotypes and heteronormative conceptions in theory and research.

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Time and place: Feb. 11, 2020 3:15 PM5:00 PM, Aud 4, Eilert Sundts Hus, Blindern

In this lecture, Erik Steinskog (University of Copenhagen) will discuss afrofuturism in music and the relation between technology, aesthetics and history.

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Time and place: Feb. 11, 2020 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sandakerveien 130, Nydalen, Oslo

Seminar with Natalia Torres Zuniga, taking a critical view on the alleged transformative and democratic effect of a court that might rather facilitate the continuation of structural inequalities.

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Time and place: Feb. 11, 2020 1:15 PM2:30 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment, Sandakerveien 130

How and why do global health donors engage with faith-based organizations to implement projects? In this Global Health Unpacked seminar, Sibylle Herzig van Wees will analyze the modalities and implications of donor engagement of faith-based organization in the health sector in Cameroon.

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Time and place: Feb. 10, 2020 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Kjetil Storesletten is a professor at the University of Oslo. He will present the paper: "Dissecting idiosyncratic income risk". Coauthored by Elin Halvorsen, Hans Holter and Serdar Ozkan.

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Time and place: Feb. 6, 2020 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Job talk. Giacomo Brusco is a PhD student at the University of Michigan. He will present the paper: "Tax Reform and the Valuation of Superstar Firms".

Jinghao Sun is a Professor of History and Director of the Research Center for Jiangnan Regional History at Zhejiang University, and Adjunct Professor of History at East Normal University, China.
Time and place: Feb. 6, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P.A.Munchs hus, Seminar room 1

From the late-thirteenth to the mid-nineteenth century, Jining, a prefecture and a regional in southwestern Shandong, underwent immense environmental transformation due to the construction, refurbishment and maintenance of a series of water conservancy works.

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Time and place: Feb. 5, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Seminarrom 6 PAM
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Time and place: Feb. 5, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 1

Gard Paulsen kommer til Forum for vitenskapsteori. Paulsen er forsker i teknologi- og vitenskapshistoriker ved NTNU. Han deltar i forskningsprosjektet 3ROceans, som undersøker forbindelsene mellom havets representasjons- og fremstillingsformer, ressurser og reguleringer.

Seminaret er åpent for alle!

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Time and place: Feb. 3, 2020 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Johannes Fleck is a PhD Candidate in Economics at the European University Institute in Florence. He will present the paper "Public Insurance in Heterogeneous Fiscal Federations: Evidence from American Households”. Coauthored by Chima Simpson-Bell.

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Time and place: Jan. 30, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Christopher Carroll is a professor at the Johns Hopkins University. He will present the paper "Sticky Expectations and Consumption Dynamics". Coauthored by Edmund Crawley, Jiri Slacalek, Kiichi Tokuoka and Matthew N. White.

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Time and place: Jan. 29, 2020 1:15 PM2:15 PM, ES1047

OFS seminar. Michael Keen is deputy director of IMF's fiscal affairs department. Before joining IMF he was a professor of economics at the University of Essex, and a visiting professor at the university of Kyoto. He will present "Exploring residual profit allocation".

Colombia's flag and the word "paz"
Time and place: Jan. 28, 2020 2:00 PM4:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sandakerveien 130, Nydalen, Oslo

What happens in Colombia? Seminar with Mariano Aguirre,  who served as UN adviser on peace building in Colombia from August 2017 to December 2019.

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Time and place: Jan. 28, 2020 2:00 PM4:00 PM, Domus Theologica, U214

You are warmly invited to attend the Systematic Theology research group seminar with Stephen (Lord) Green. The seminar will focus on his recently published book: The Human Odessey: East, West and the Search for Universal Values

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Time and place: Jan. 27, 2020 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Ranveig Falch is a postdoctoral fellow at the Norwegian School of Economics. She will present the paper: "How Do People Trade Off Resources Between Quick and Slow Learners?".

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Time and place: Jan. 24, 2020 1:30 PM3:30 PM, Seminar room Glød, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM)

Questions of agrarian transformation have been a staple of the social sciences since its early days, and they remain crucial in the twenty-first century.

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Time and place: Jan. 24, 2020 10:30 AM12:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM)

Tourism is increasingly seen as a central pathway to inclusive development across the global south, yet the promotion of tourism as development is highly intangible - relying on the orchestration and extension of markets into often remote places. What does this notion of tourism as development look like from such ‘destinations’?

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Time and place: Jan. 23, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

Department seminar. Martin Schmalz is an Associate Professor of Finance, Saïd Business School, at University of Oxford. He will present his paper:     "(Why) Do Central Banks Care about Their Profits?". Co-authored by Igor Goncharov and Vassos Ioannidou.