VSPEE - Research seminars in law, economics, and empirics

VSPEE - Research seminars in law, economics, and empirics

Research seminars in law, economics, and empirics (VSPEE) take place on Tuesdays at 2 p.m. in room 38. A complete list of speakers can be found below.

Spring 2024

February 27, 2024 | 2 pm
Ketevani Kapanadze (Faculty of Law, Charles University) "Bring Together What Belongs Together. The Case of Divided Cities in Europe"

March 5, 2024 | 2 p.m.
Tomáš Protivínský (IDEA CERGE-EI) "Secondary School Admissions: A Sophisticated Mechanism or a Big National Lottery?" 

March 12, 2024 | 2 p.m. 
Laura Khoury (University Paris Dauphine-PSL) "Prison, Peer Effects and Networks"

March 19, 2024 | 2 p.m.
Arianna Ornaghi (Hertie School, Berlin) "The Returns to Viral Media: The Case of US Campaign Contributions"

March 26, 2024 | 2 p.m. 
Special Event: Roundtable: From Open Banking to Open Finance

April 2, 2024 | 2 p.m. 
Alessandro Romano (Bocconi University) "Colors Can Help Consumers Understand Contracts"

April 9, 2024 | 2 p.m.
Mattia Filomena (Masaryk University) "Trade Exposure, Immigrants and Workers’ Health"

April 16, 2024 | 2 p.m.
Daniel Klerman (USC Law School) "Legal Origin from Outer Space (and on Foot): A Geographic Regression Discontinuity Approach"

April 23, 2024 | 2 p.m.
Laure de Batz (Prague School of Economics and Business) "Financial Crimes and Enforcement: Challenges from French to European Data"

April 30, 2024 | 2 p.m.
Keren Weinshall (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem) "Introduction to the Study of Comparative Judicial Behaviour"

May 7, 2024 | 2 p.m.
Štěpán Paulík (Humboldt University zu Berlin) "Disagreement and Dissent on a Bench: A Quantitative Empirical Analysis of the Czech Constitutional Court"