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.

 

Staff Seminar Winter Term 2021/22

 

TIME: Wednesday, December 1st to Friday, December 3rd.2021

PLACE: Wesenufer Hotel & Seminarkultur an der  Donau, Wesenufer 1, 4085 Waldkirchen am Wesen

The seminar program and detailed information will be provided in due time. 

 

Program of the Staff Seminar 2021

Participation only possible for vaccinated employees.
In addition, a PCR test must be taken before departure.

Place: Hotel Wesenufer/Waldkirchen am Wesen (Anreise

 

Wednesday, 01.12.2021

19:00  Dinner

20:00 

Kamingespräch - Martin Halla  (JKU)

"Kommunikation mit Medien — Warum  &  wie?"

Thursday, 02.12.2021

09:00 - 10:00

Bernhard  Schmidpeter  (JKU)

"Exposure to Labor Market News and Expectations about Job Search & Earnings"

10:00-10:15

Coffee

10:15-11:15

Jochen Güntner (JKU)

"Brexit News Shocks and the UK Macroeconomy“

11:15-12:15

Paul Pichler (U Vienna)

"Cryptocurrencies"

12:30 Lunch

13:30-15:30 

Hike and Conversations

16:00-17:00 

Martina Zweimüller (JKU)

"Spousal Retirement and Health (Behavior)"

17:00-17:15

Coffee

17:15-18:15 

Alice  Kügler (CEU)

"Displacement Effects in Manufacturing"

18:15-18:30

 

18:30 

Verleihung der Publikationsprämien

 

Dinner

Friday, 03.12.2021

09:00-10:00 

Alexander Ahammer  (JKU)

"Outside Options and Worker Motivation"

10:00-10:15 

Coffee

10:15-11:15 

Dieter  Pennerstorfer (JKU)

"Modeling Inter-regional Patient Mobility: Theory and Evidence from Spatially Explicit Data"

11:15-12:15

Michael Irlacher (JKU)

"The Scale and Scope of Multi-product Mergers"

12:30 Lunch