Workshop | Expectations and Risks affecting Households and Firms: Microdata Studies

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 12:30 to Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 14:30

Risk and uncertainty play an important role in economic decisions taken by households and firms.

The workshop will provide a platform to discuss empirical and applied works based on micro-data and focusing on topics related to expectations and risks affecting households and firms.
The workshop will bring together 6 junior economists to present and discuss their papers and 6 senior economist as discussant and keynote. 

The first keynote lecture will be delivered by Fabiano Schivardi (Luiss University), while a second keynote lecture will be delivered by Giulio Fella (Queen Mary University of London). 

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Program

Friday May 24th

  
   
12.40-2 p.m.REGISTRATION AND LUNCH
2 - 4 p.m.FIRST SESSION 
 Alessandro Toppeta

Local labour market and parental perceived returns to schooling: Evidence from panel data

 Discussant:Mario Padula
 Fabiano Schivardi

Are They All Like Bill, Mark, and Steve? The Education Premium for Entrepreneurs

Keynote speaker - LUISS University

   
4-4.45 p.m.COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER SESSION
4.45- 6.45 p.m.SECOND SESSION 
 Manuel Mosquera TarrioLearning Under Multiple Public Information Sets
 DiscussantRaffaele Miniaci
 

Pawel Smietanka

Understanding Brexit-Related Uncertainties Exploration of the Decision Maker Panel Survey
 DiscussantVincenzo Galasso
   
7. p.m.DINNER 

 

Saturday May 25th

 
   
9.15-11.15 a.m. THIRD SESSION 
 Oh JoonseokMacro Uncertainty and Unemployment Risk
 Discussant: Alfonso Rosolia
 Giulio Fella

Economic implications of recent findings on earnings and wage dynamics

Keynote speaker - Queen Mary University of London

   
11.15-11.30 a.m.COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER SESSION
   
11.30-13.30 a.m FOURTH SESSION 
 Julio GalvezHousehold portfolio choices and nonlinear income risk
 Discussant: Agar Brugiavini
 Gonzalo Paz PardoHousing, portfolio choice, and wealth accumulation over the life cycle
 Discussant: Manolo Arellano
   
13.30-14.30LUNCH 
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