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Staff Seminar of the Department of Economics

Every year, the Department of Economics of the JKU organizes a multi-day staff seminar at which department members and friends of the department present and discuss their research results.

 

Program of the Staff Seminar  2018

Place: Hotel Wesenufer/Waldkirchen am Wesen (Anreise

Thursday, 29.11.2017

19:00  Dinner

20:00 

Dieter Pennerstorfer (JKU Linz)
“When Weak Ties are Strong: Neighborhood Analysis of Ethnic Enclaves“

Friday, 30.11.2018

09:00 - 10:00

Mario Lackner (JKU Linz)
„The Effect of Intermediate Ranking on Effort in Multi-Stage Competitions - Causal Evidence from Nordic Combined“

10:00-10:15

Coffee

10:15-11:15

Karin Mayr-Dorn (JKU Linz)
„Job search and effort on the job with asymmetric information and firm learning”

11:15-12:15

Alexander Ahammer (JKU Linz)
"The Effect of Prenatal Maternity Leave on Short and Long-term Child Outcomes"

12:30 Lunch

13:30-15:30 

Hike and Conversations

16:00-17:15 

Michael Irlacher (LMU München)
"Corporate Taxation, Multi-product Firms and International Trade"

17:15-17:30 

Coffee

17:30-18:45 

Christoph Moser (FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg)
"Gambling for Resurrection? The Influence of Luck on Performance and Risk-Taking in a Competitive Environment"

19:00  Dinner

Saturday, 1.12.2018

09:00-10:00 

Lorenz Benedikt Fischer (JKU Linz)
“Space needs time needs space - regional spatio-temporal dynamic”

10:00-10:15 

Coffee

10:15-11:15 

Christoph Eder (JKU Linz)
"Economic Origins of Cultural Norms: The Case of Animal Husbandry and Bastardy"

11:15-12:15

Matthias Fahn (JKU Linz)
“What Drives Reciprocal Behavior? The Optimal Provision of Incentives over the Course of Careers”

12:30 Lunch