Upcoming Online Seminar series - Autumn 2020

>> The GTDW is an established regular trade and development seminar series organized jointly by the Geneva School of Economics and Management of the University of Geneva (GSEM), the Graduate Institute in Geneva (IHEID), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the World Trade Organization (WTO). After twelve years of running as an on-site seminar, the online edition of GTDW is co-organized with the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). 


>> Jointly organised with Stockholm University and Uppsala University, this is a new CEPR Seminar Series in Gender Economics. The first seminar will take place on 21 September with a presentation by Fabrizio Zilibotti (Yale University).


>> The CIVOE seminars are returning this autumn as a monthly seminar series on 5 October, 2 November, 7 Decmber.Five seminars were organised in the spring/summer semesters, and have been collated on our YouTube channel


>> The CEPR Advanced Forum for Financial Economics (CAFFE) is organized by Laurent Calvet, Kim Peijnenburg, and Raman Uppal. Its objective is to make cutting-edge finance research available to researchers based in Europe and around the world. There will be one seminar each month covering all topics in financial economics. The seminar is open to all participants but special emphasis will be placed on European-based researchers working on novel issues such as the financial implications of Covid-19.


  • Tuesdays 4pm CET, bi-weekly: Women in Economics: Advancing Research in Economics

>> In June CEPR launched a new virtual seminar series, WE_ARE Women in Economics: Advancing Research in Economics, where junior women present their work and get constructive feedback from their peers and from senior women. Seminars are for one hour bi-weekly, and there is then an optional break-out room for 10-15 minutes to increase the strength of social ties. 


>> CEPR-VDEV Webinars is an online seminar series, featuring invited speakers in the area of Development Economics. It was set up in the spring semester of 2020 as the VDEV webinar and will now continue joint with CEPR during autumn. It is organized jointly by CEPR, the University of Geneva (UniGe), the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Barcelona GSE), Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Stockholm School of Economics.


>> VIOS has recommenced this autumn in the same format. Twelve sessions were organised in the spring and are available on the VIOS website for two months after each presentation.


>> The monthly Political Economy sessions continue this autumn and previous sessions can be watched on our website: https://cepr.org/content/political-economy-research-group-polecon-events-webinars.


>> A consortium of 25 universities and institutions in collaboration with CEPR is launching the International Macro History Online Seminar (IMHOS). The seminars will run from 23 September to 9 December 2020 and take place online every Wednesday, 5pm CET (11am EDT, 8am PDT). The seminars will run for 60 minutes plus an optional 15minutesfor further discussion (primarily reserved for graduate students).


>> The CEPR Network on Household Finance launched a new online seminar series on Household Finance in July, which is continuing this autumn.


Please get in touch with [email protected] if you require further information on any of these events.

Event Type: 
Seminar