As part of its Seminar Series the Department invites scholars in economics and related disciplines to present their work to our faculty and students.

Scheduling is flexible, but presentations usually take place in the morning or early afternoon in Room 114, FEB02 (New Campus). For details regarding a specific talk please look at the schedule below.

Organizers: Dimitrios Xefteris, Andreas Tryphonides

 Current schedule
Year 2021 
Wednesday, 17th February 2021, 11:00-12:30
Emile Marin (University of Cambridge)
"The Hegemon’s Dilemma"

Wednesday, 14th April 2021, 16:00-17:30
Olivier Scaillet (GFRI and Swiss Finance Institute)
"Skill, Scale, and Value Creation in the Mutual Fund Industry"


 Previous years
Year 2020

Wednesday, 15th January 2020, 11:00-12:30
Victor Ronda (Aarhus University)
"The Economic Value of Breaking Bad: Misbehavior, Schooling and the Labor Market"
Friday, 14th February 2020, 13:30-15:00
Renos Vakis (World Bank)
"Applying Behavioral Science to Public Policy"
Wednesday, 4th March 2020, 11:00-12:30
David Papell (University of Houston)
"(Hawks versus Doves) versus (Rules versus Discretion)"

Friday, 3rd April 2020, 13:30 (Webinar)
Christis Tombazos (Monash University)
“An Experimental Investigation of the Efficiency of Negotiations with Uncertainty and Multi-Dimensional Deals”
Monday, 11th May 2020, 17:30 (Webinar)
Georgios Angelis (Brown University)
"Price setting and price stickiness: A behavioral foundation of inaction bands" 
Monday, 1st of June 2020, 14:00 (Webinar)
Rigas Oikonomou (Université Catholique de Louvain)
"Long term government bonds"
Wednesday, 30th of September 2020, 15:00 (Room LRC 012 - Library)
Andrea De Polis (Warwick Business School)
"Modeling and forecasting macroeconomic downside risk"
Friday, 2nd of October 2020, 11:00 (Room LRC 012 - Library)
Giorgos Manalis (University of Cyprus)
"Land markets and mutual insurance institutions in rural Ghana"
Wednesday, 11th of November 2020, 16:00 (UCy/AUEB joint webinar)
Christopher Pissarides (LSE and University of Cyprus)
“Productive Robots and Employment: The Role of National Innovation Systems”
Wednesday, 25th of November 2020, 16:00 (UCy/AUEB joint webinar)
Silvia Miranda-Agrippino (Bank of England)
“WhenCreativity Strikes: News Shocks and Business Cycle Fluctuations”
Wednesday, 9th of December 2020, 16:00 (UCy/AUEB joint webinar)
Fabio Canova (BI Norwegian Business School)
"FAQ: How do I extractthe output gap?"
Wednesday, 16th of December 2020, 10:00
Chrysostomos Tabakis (KDI School of Public Policy and Management) 
"Consumer nationalism and Multilateral Trade Cooperation"
Tuesday, 5th February 2019, 14:00-15:30
Andreas Panagopoulos, (University of Crete)
Wednesday, 6th February 2019, 15:00-16:30
Konstantinos Serfes, (Drexel University)
Thursday, 21st February 2019, 13:30-15:00
Dimitrios Minos, (King's College, London)
"The (Agri-)Cultural Origins of Obesity"
Wednesday, 27th February 2019, 12:00-13:30
Rebecca Morton, (New York University)
"Social Groups, Information Sharing, and the Effectiveness of Public Protests"
Wednesday, 13rd March 2019, 11:30-13:00
Marianne Bruins, (University of York)
"Mothers’ Labour Supply, Household Income and Child Outcomes in Sole-Parent Families"
Wednesday, 20th March 2019, 11:30-13:00
Katerina Petrova (St. Andrews)
“Monetary Policy Across Space and Time”
Wednesday, 17th April 2019, 11:30-13:00
Aniol Llorente-Saguer (Queen Mary University of London)
“Runoff elections in the Laboratory”
Monday, 6th May 2019, 11:30-13:00
Assaf Razin (Tel Aviv University)
"Financial Globalization and the Welfare State"
Thursday, 9th of May 2019, 15:00-16:30
Otilia Boldea (Tilburg University)
"Bootstrapping structural change tests"
Wednesday, 18th September 2019, 11:00-12:00
11:00-11:30 Diomides Mavroyiannis (Universite Paris Dauphine)
"Microfoundations of discouniting"
11:30-12:00 Noemie Cabau (Universite Paris Dauphine)
"Collective action on an endogenous network"
Wednesday, 25th of September 2019, 11:00-12:30
Itay Saporta Eksten (Tel Aviv University)
“A Tale of Two Workers: The Macroeconomics of Automation”
Friday, 4th of October, 11:00-12:30
Andis Sofianos (University of Heidelberg)
How Intelligent Players Teach Cooperation
Tuesday, 8th of October 2019, 11:00-12:30
"The Fiscal-Monetary Policy Mix in the Euro Area: Challenges at the Zero Lower Bound"
Friday, 18th of October 2019, 11:00-12:30
Miltos Makris (University of Kent)
"Dynamic Information Design"

Wednesday, 23rd of October 2019, 11:00-12:30
Yuval Heller (Bar Ilan University)
"Renegotiation and Coordination with Private Values"

Wednesday, 20th of November 2019, 11:00-12:30
Dotan Persitz (Tel Aviv University)
"Design Invariance in the Classic Consumer Choice Problem"
Wednesday, 27th of November 2019, 11:00-12:30
Chiara Orsini (University of Sheffield)
"Parental Human Capital Traits and Autism Spectrum Disorder in Children"
Friday, 6th of December 2019, 11:00-12:30
Chrysostomos Tabakis (KDI School of Public Policy and Management)
"Consumer Nationalism and Multilateral Trade Cooperation"

Monday, 16th of December 2019, 11:00-12:30
Stephen Zeldes (Columbia Business School)
"Should the Government Be Paying Investment Fees on $3 Trillion of Tax-Deferred Retirement Assets?"

Monday, 12th February 2018, 15:00-16:30
Konrad Stahl (University of Mannheim)
Wednesday, 28th February 2018, 14:00-15:30
Christos Nicolaides(University of Cyprus)
“Habits, Social Influence & changing contexts”
Wednesday, 14th March 2018, 11:30-13:00
Petros Sekeris, (Montpellier Business School)
"The Role of Markets and Preferences on Resource Conflicts "
Wednesday, 21st March 2018, 11:30-13:00
Antonio Cabrales (University College London)
"Can there be a market for cheap-talk information? An experimental investigation"
Monday, 26th March 2018, 15:00-16:30
Jim Malley, (University of Glasgow)
Monday, 16th April 2018, 15:00-16:30
Sotiris Kokas, (University of Essex)
"Credit Market Spillovers: Evidence from a Syndicated Loan Market Network"
Monday, 30th April 2018, 15:00-16:30
Christos Shiamptanis, (Wilfrid Laurier University)
“Austerity Measures: Do they avert solvency crises?”
Wednesday, 2nd May 2018, 14:00-15:30
Offer Lieberman, (Bar-Ilan University)
“Hybrid stochastic local unit roots“
Monday, 7th May 2018, 15:00-16:30
Dimitra Kyriakopoulou, (Université Catholique de Louvainy)
“Exponential-type GARCH models with linear-in-variance risk premium”
Wednesday, 23rd May 2018, 11:30-13:00
Anil Ari, (International Monetary Fund)
Wednesday, 19th September 2018, 11:30-13:00
Asha Sadanand, (University of Guelph)
“Ideal Reactive Equilibrium”
Wednesday, 26th September 2018, 11:30-13:00
Theodore Palivos, (Athens University of Economics and Business)
“The minimum wage as a means of improving efficiency and income distribution in frictional labor markets”
Wednesday, 3rd October 2018, 14:00-15:30
Miltos Makris, (University of Kent)
Thursday, 4th October 2018, 15:00-16:30
David Parsley, (Vanderbilt University)
"Blue States and Red States: Business Cycle Divergence and Risk Sharing"
Wednesday, 10th October 2018, 11:30-13:00
Alan D. Miller, (University of Haifa)
"Voting in Corporations"
Wednesday, 17th October 2018, 11:30-13:00
Vasso Ioannidou, (University of Lancaster)
"Banks As Patient Lenders: Evidence from a Tax Reform"
Wednesday, 31st October 2018, 11:00-12:00
José Luis García Lapresta, (Universidad de Valladolid)
"Non-uniform qualitative scales: An ordinal approach"
Wednesday, 21st November 2018, 14:00-15:30
Costanza Biavaschi, (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
"Taking the Skill Bias out of Global Migration"
Monday, 3rd December 2018, 11:00-12:30
Christodoulos Stefanadis, (University of Piraeus)
"Network Externalities, Price Discrimination, and Dominant Value Margins"
Wednesday, 5th December 2018, 11:00-12:30
Asha Sadanand, (University of Guelph)
"A Model of Female Employment and Violence in the Household"

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Year 2017
Wednesday, 25th January 2017, 12:00-13:30
Alexis Antoniades (Georgetown University - Qatar)
Wednesday, 1st February 2017, 11:30-13:00
Eugenia Vella (University of Sheffield)
Friday, 24th February 2017, 11:30-13:00
Enriqueta Aragonès (Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica, CSIC)
"Preference shocks that may destroy party systems"
Wednesday, 1st March 2017, 11:30-13:00
Demetris Mavrides (University of Luxembourg)
"Inequality and Incentives: The Quasi-Natural Experiment of Hungary 1914-2008"
Wednesday, 8th March 2017, 11:30-13:00
Colin Green (Lancaster University)
"The Effect of Far Right Parties on the Location Choice of Immigrants: Evidence from Lega Nord Mayors"
Wednesday, 29th March 2017, 11:30-13:00
Pedro Maia Gomes, (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
"Human capital and the size distribution of firm"
Wednesday, 5th April 2017, 11:30-13:00
Marcel Das (Tilburg University)
"Innovation in online longitudinal data collection for scientific research: the Dutch LISS panel"
Wednesday, 26th April 2017, 12:00-13:30
Michelle Battisti (University of Palermo)
Friday, 28th April 2017, 14:00-15:30
Giulio Zanella (University de Bologna)
"The cognitive cost of daycare 0-2 for advantaged families"
Wednesday, 10th May 2017, 15:00-16:30
Slobodan Djajic (The Graduate Institute, Geneva)
Monday, 22nd May 2017, 11:30-13:00
Jeremy Fox (Rice University)
"Geographic Expansion Mergers and FCC Spectrum Policy: Estimating a Matching Game with Externalities"
Wednesday, 24th May 2017, 12:00-13:30
Jon X. Eguia (Michigan State University)
"Regime change"
Wednesday, 27th September 2017, 11:30-13:00
Chrystalleni Aristidou (University of Nottingham)
"The Meta-Phillips Curve: Modelling U.S. Inflation in the Presence of Regime Change"
Wednesday, 25th October 2017, 15:00-16:30
Niki Papadopoulou (Central Bank of Cyprus)
"Financial Heterogeneity and Central Bank Non-Standard Measures in a Monetary Union"
Wednesday, 15th November 2017, 11:30-13:00
Neslihan Sakarya (University of Essex)
Wednesday, 20th December 2017, 13:00-14:30
George Deltas (University of Illinois)
"Language as a Non-tariff Trade Barrier:  Evidence from Georgian Public Procurement".