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Brown Bag Seminars 2015-2016


Past Brown Bag Seminars


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Last update: 08/06/2016

New Location: Seminar Room R42.2.110
42, av Franklin Roosevelt, Brussels

Contact Person: aurousse [at] ulb [dot] ac [dot] be (Aurélie Rousseaux)










PROGRAMME 2015-2016


  • September 29, 2015: "What (should) I want: The role of anticipated emotions in inter-temporal choices" by Claudia Toma (Room: R42.2.110)
  • October 22, 2015: "Europe versus US: A new look at the syndicated loan's pricing puzzle" by Aurore Burietz. Co-written with Ariane Szafarz and Kim Oosterlinck. Discussant: Benoit d’Udekem (Room: R42.2.110)
  • November 12, 2015: "Neither Black nor White: the Paris Clandestine Gold Market during World War Two" by Kim Oosterlinck. Co-written with Georges Gallais-Hamonno and Thi-Hong-Van Hoang. Discussant: Jean Lacroix (Room: R42.4.118)
  • December 17, 2015: "Politics and Banking in Russia: The Rise of Putin" by Laurent Weill. Co-written with Koen Schoors (Ghent University).
    Discussant: Nicolas Degive (Room: R42.2.110)
  • January 14, 2016: "Europe 2020 Strategy: a quantitative and qualitative approach" by Anne Drumaux. Discussant: Marie Göransson (Room: R42.2.110)
  • February 18, 2016: "The French Stock Exchanges in the turmoil of WWI" by Jérémy Ducros
    Discussant: Kim Oosterlinck (Room: R42.2.110)
  • March 3, 2016: "Blame the Parents? How Financial Incentives Affect Labor Supply and Job Quality for Young Adults" by Ilan Tojerow
    Discussant: Carl Deschamps
  • May 19, 2016: "Do SMS Messages Increase Conversion? The Effect of SMS Reminders on Medical Appointment Attendance" by Emilie Esterzon
    Discussant: Pierre-Guillaume Méon



PROGRAMME 2014-2015


  • September 30, 2014: Religions: Universal Messages, Country-Specific Effects on Education? by Pierre-Guillaume Méon. Co-written with Ilan Tojerow. (Room: R42.2.110)
  • October 30, 2014: Management errors and error management: directions for research by Vincent Giolito. Discussant: Florence Duvivier. (Room: R42.2.110)
  • November 27, 2014: Wage gaps are moving targets: New measurements of wage discrimination against foreigners with firm-level data by Stephan Kampelmann. Co-written with François Rycx. Discussant: Céline Piton. (Room: R42.2.110)
  • December 11, 2014: Is advertising for losers? Drivers of value creation and value capturing by Koen Tackx and Sandra Rothenberger. Co-written with Paul Verdin. Discussant: Carmela Milano.(Room: R42.2.107)
  • January 15, 2015: The fiscal effects of work-related tax expenditures in Europe by Gilles Mourre. Co-written with Salvador Barrios (European Commission, JRC), Serena Fatica (European Commission, ECFIN) and Diego Martinez (University of Seville). Discussant: Stephan Kampelmann. (Room: R42.2.110)
  • February 19, 2015: Your Money or your Time: A Model of Occupational Choice for Motivated Workers by Ariane Szafarz. Co-written with Jonathan Morduch (New York University, US). Discussant: Pierre-Guillaume Méon. (Room: R42.2.110)
  • March 26, 2015: Transparent, but Misunderstood: When Similarity increases Egocentric Meta-Perceptions? by Claudia Toma. Discussant: Laetitia Renier (Room: R42.2.110)
  • April 1, 2015: Public Governance in Europe: The Europe 2020 Strategy by Anne Drumaux.  Discussant: Jean-Pierre De Laet (Room: R42.2.110)
  • April 30, 2015: Social Capital and the Repayment Performance of Microfinance Group Lending. A Case Study of Pro Mujer Mexico by Luminita Postelnicu. Discussant: Marek Hudon (Room: R42.2.110)
  • May 13, 2015: The Price of Complexity in Financial Markets by Tarik Roukny Ornia. Co-written with Stefano Battiston (UZH), Guido Caldarelli (IMT), Robert May (Oxford) and Joseph Stiglitz (Columbia). Discussant: Ariane Szafarz. Room: R42.4.118. From 13h45 until 14h45.
  • May 28, 2015: Fairtrade Trade and Consumption in European Upper-middle-income economies - Case Study Serbia by Filip Brkovic. Discussant: Camille Meyer (Room: R42.2.110)
  • June 5, 2015: On the threefold nature of moral hazard in health care by Guido Citoni. Discussant: Stephan Kampelmann (Room: R42.2.113)
  • June 25, 2015: Cancelled - Does Executive Coaching Really Develop Management Skills? An experimental field study among executives by Lucy van Hove. Discussant: Claudia Toma (Room: R42.2.110)