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Summer Workshop 2010

Date: 2-4 August 2010
Institute of Economics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
H-1112 Budapest, Budaörsi út 45, room 807
Organizer: Gábor Kőrösi (IE)



2 August 2010, Monday

Chair: Károly Fazekas (IE)

9:50- 10 Opening
10- 11 Árpád Ábrahám (European University Inst.), S. Koehne and N. Pavoni: Optimal Income Taxation with Asset Accumulation
Discussant: Ádám Szeidl (Berkeley)
11:15- 12:15 Vígh Melinda (Amsterdam), C. Elbers and J. W. Gunning: Investment under Risk with Discrete and Continuous Assets: Solution and Estimation
Discussant: Sarolta Laczó (European University Inst.)

Chair: Aladár Madarász (IE)

14- 15 Gyuri Venter (LSE): Coordination and real investments under short-sale constraints
Discussant: Péter Kondor (CEU)
15:15- 16:15 Vida Péter (Bécs) - H. Azacis: Collusive Communication Schemes in a First-Price Auction
Discussant: Gergely Csorba (IE and Competition Authority)
16:30- 17:30 Gergely Újhelyi (Houston) and E. Calvo: Political Screening: Theory and Evidence from the Argentine Public Sector
Discussant: Balázs Váradi (ELTE and BSZEI)

3 August 2010, Tuesday

Chair: András Simonovits (IE)

10- 11 Balázs Kovács (Lugano): Similarity-based Decision Models
Discussant: Péter Vida (Vienna)
11:15- 12:15 Gábor Pintér (Cambridge): Labour Market Frictions and Heterogeneous Expectations
Discussant: István Kónya (MNB)

Chair: Miklós Koren (CEU and IE)

14- 15 Gergely Horváth (Alicante): Occupational mismatch and social networks
Discussant: Tamás Bartus (Corvinus)
15:15- 16:15 Anna Lovász (MTA KTI) and M. Rigó: The Evolution of Productivity-Wage Gaps Following the Transition in Hungary - Evidence from Linked Employer-Employee Data
Discussant: János Köllő (IE)

4 August 2010, Wednesday

Chair: Gábor Kőrösi (IE)

9:30 - 10:30   Noémi Kreif (London): Statistical methods under exogeneity in economic evaluation of health care programs: a Monte Carlo simulation experiment
Discussant: Gábor Kőrösi (IE)
10:45 - 11:45   Szabolcs Blazsek (Navarra) and A. Escribano: Innovations and Market Value of Firms: Differential Effects of Leaders and Followers
Discussant: Miklós Koren (CEU and IE)
12 - 13   Roland Straub (ECB) and M. Fratzscher: Asset Prices, News Shocks and the Current Account
Discussant: Zoltán Jakab (Budget Office)


Program of the 2009 Summer workshop

Program of the 2008 Summer workshop

Program of the 2007 Summer workshop

Program of the 2006 Summer workshop

Program of the 2005 Summer workshop

Program of the 2004 Summer workshop

Program of the 2003 Summer workshop

Program of the 2002 Summer workshop

Program of the 2001 Summer workshop

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