Past internal seminars

2013 Semester 1 - School of Economics Internal Seminar Program  

 
All of these seminars will be held from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm in the Glenn College Lecture Theatre. Note that TBA means 'to be announced' and TBC means 'to be confirmed'.  

Teaching Week

Date

Speaker

Topic

0-week

(Out-of Session Seminar)

28 February

Dr David Prentice

Was the great migration delayed by outlawing emigrant agents?

(Joint with Ms Khayen Prentice and Dr Lazslo Konya.)

2

14 March

Dr Tim Moore
George Washington University, USA (TBC)

Disability Insurance Receipt and Changes in Health and Human Capital.

3

21 March

Dr Lazslo Konya

Does Ricardian Equivalence Hold in Australia? A Revision Based on Testing for Super Exogeneity.

(Joint work with Dr Bekzod Abdullaev.)

4

28 March

Vacant

 TBA

5

11 April

Vacant

 TBA

6

18 April

Dr Damien Eldridge

A Learning Theory of Referrals

7

25 April

ANZAC Day

Public Holiday: No Seminar

8

2 May

Dr Trevor Kollman

TBA

9

9 May

Dr Buly Cardak

TBA

10

16 May

Dr Bettina Klause
The University of Lausanne, Switzerland

(Joint with Dr Lars Ehlers from the University of Montreal in Canada)

Strategy proofness makes the difference: Deferred-acceptance with responsive priorities 


11

23 May

Prof Joanna Poyago-Theotoky

TBA

12

30 May

Mr Anthony Paul Rossiter
PhD Student

TBA

13

6 June

Dr Liam Lenten

(Joint with Dr Niven Winchester from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the USA) 

Bilateral Behavioural Incentives in a Near Pareto-Improvement Framework: Evidence from the ‘Field’


Study-Vacation

(Out of Session Seminar)

13 June

Ms Wahida Ahmad
PhD student

TBA

2012 Semester 2 - School of Economics Internal Seminar Program  

Date Speaker(s) Topic
12 August 2012 Prof Paul Kim Predictive Regression: An Improved Augmented Regression Method
16 August 2012 Dr Jing Zhao A Hidden Markov Process Approach to Information-Based Trading
30 August 2012 Dr Daisy Chou

Attendance of Board Meetings and Company Performance: Evidence from Taiwan
13 September 2012 Dr Hayat Khan Optimal contracting for Takaful Operators
18 Oct 2012 Faridah Najuna Misman  The Determinants of Credit Risk: A Case of Malaysian Islamic Banks

2012 Semester 1 - School of Economics Internal Seminar Program  

Date Speaker(s) Topic
Thursday 8 March 2012 Prof Harry Clarke Risky water investments (Economics)
Thursday 15 March 2012
Suren Basov  Optimal contracting in a social environment 
Thursday 22 March 2012 Dr Alessandro Tampieri
(The University of Bologna)
TBA (Economics)
Thursday 29 March 2012
Hasimi Yaacob The influence of diversification versus specialization and ownership structure on bidder long-term performance
Thursday 5 April 2012 Dr Trevor Kollman TBA (Economics)
Thursday 19 April 2012
Lily Nguyen Institutional Investors, Private Information, and the Cost of Capital
Thursday 26 April 2012 Prof Joanna Poyago-Theotoky TBA (Economics)
Thursday 03 May 2012
Char Leung A cognitive psychology approach to inflation expectation formation
Thursday 10 May 2012 Dr Liam Lenten TBA (Economics)
Thursday 17 May 2012
Edo Siregar TBA (Finance)
Thursday 24 May 2012 Dr Damien Eldridge, Dr Heidi Ryoo and Dr Axel Wienekem Inter-jurisdictional competition between banking regulators when countries are of different size (Economics)
Thursday   31 May 2012 Wei-han Liu Portfolio Value-at-Risk Estimation Based on Multivariate Hawkes Process

Internal Seminar Coordinators 

Dr Damien Eldridge (Economics)

Hayat Khan (Finance)