PhD Economics Workshops
PhD Workshop schedule- Spring term, 2015
Feb 11: Long: Dandan Wang: Bias assessment and reduction for Limited information estimation in
General dynamic simultaneous equation models
Short: Xiaoliang Yang: Heterogeneous agent models.
Feb 18: L: Nikos Tzivanakis: Institutions and growth
S: Tim Jackson: The macroeconomics of shadow banking.
Feb 25: S: Yue Gai: Human capital, social capital and economic growth.
L: Harrington Zhang: Optimal Monetary Policy from a New Keynesian perspective: A Simple
Taylor Rule or Timeless Perspective Commitment Rule?
Mar 4: S: Annum Rafique: Business cycle fluctuations and monetary policy.
S: Ziqing Wang: The Net Interest Margin of Chinese City Commercial Banks.
Mar 11: S: Jenyu Chou: Sticky versus imperfect information.
S: Xue Dong: The exchange rate and financial market imperfections.
Mar 18: S: Chen Xu: Impact of FDI in tourism on economic development
Mar 25: S: Jingjing Zhang: Trade topic tba
Apr 22: S: Xinran Zhao: Investors’ trading behaviour in electronic markets- a experimental
S: Abdulrasheed Zubair: Banking Competition.
Apr 29: S: Congyi Hu: Exchange rate responses to macro surprises.
s: Long Zhou: Regional CGE models.
Other meetings tba
PhD Workshop schedule- Autumn term, 2014
Oct 8 Short: Maoshan Tian: ‘Higher-Order Expansion Applying for the Bootstrap Corrected Maximum Likelihood Estimator and Improving the Variance in First-Order Stationary Dynamic Regression Model’
Long: Anthony Savagar: ‘Macro models with industry entry’
Future weeks- titles tba:
Oct 15: S: Chaowei Wang L: David Staines
Oct 22: S: Luis Matos L: Nasir Aminu
Oct 27: S: Robert Forster L: Yinka Oyekola
Nov 5: S: Ruimin Li L: Ivona Videnova
Nov 12: S: Georgios Tziatzias L: Nikos Tzivanakis
Nov 26: S: Xiaoliang Yang L: Noushin Pouraghei
Dec 3: S: Chen Xu L: Sisi Ji
Dec 10: S: Xue Dong L: Tim Jackson