Seminar Archive

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Technology Innovation, Inequalities and Gender

Technology Innovation, Inequalities and Gender

Seminar dateNovember 27, 2020 8:30 am

As part of the Economics of Discrimination lecture series held in October-November 2020, Associate Professor at Monash University, Michelle Rendall looked into gender gaps and inequalities in the changing labor market, transformed by ... Read more

Discrimination and Bank Lending

Discrimination and Bank Lending

Seminar dateNovember 13, 2020 8:30 am

As part of the Economics of Discrimination lecture series held in October-November 2020, Director of Research at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Ralph De Haas gave us a detailed look at the banking sector and ... Read more

Race and Economic Opportunity

Race and Economic Opportunity

Seminar dateOctober 30, 2020 12:30 pm

As part of the Economics of Discrimination lecture series held in October-November 2020, Director of Policy Outreach at Opportunity Insights at Harvard University, David Williams shared his insight into Economic Opportunity and Race and whether ... Read more

How do we pay for it? Financial costs of crises and pandemics

How do we pay for it? Financial costs of crises and pandemics

Seminar dateJuly 31, 2020 8:30 am

Moritz Schularick, University of Bonn. This Seminar was part of the OUBEP Breakfast series: 'The Economics of the Pandemic' which ran from 22nd May - 31st July 2020 The Oxford University Business Economics Programme (OUBEP) has presented ... Read more

Growth and inequality after the pandemic

Growth and inequality after the pandemic

Seminar dateJuly 17, 2020 8:30 am

Gabriel Ulyssea, University of Oxford. This Seminar was part of the OUBEP Breakfast series: 'The Economics of the Pandemic' which ran from 22nd May - 31st July 2020 The Oxford University Business Economics Programme (OUBEP) has presented ... Read more

Startups and the macroeconomy in a pandemic

Startups and the macroeconomy in a pandemic

Seminar dateJuly 3, 2020 8:30 am

Petr Sedlacek, University of Oxford. This Seminar was part of the OUBEP Breakfast series: 'The Economics of the Pandemic' which ran from 22nd May - 31st July 2020 The Oxford University Business Economics Programme (OUBEP) has presented the Read more

What can COVID testing teach us about experimenting in business?

What can COVID testing teach us about experimenting in business?

Seminar dateJune 19, 2020 8:30 am

Alex Teytelboym, University of Oxford. This Seminar was part of the OUBEP Breakfast series: 'The Economics of the Pandemic' which ran from 22nd May - 31st July 2020 The Oxford University Business Economics Programme (OUBEP) has presented ... Read more

Using machine learning to predict equity returns in the time of COVID

Using machine learning to predict equity returns in the time of COVID

Seminar dateJune 5, 2020 8:30 am

Stephen Hansen, Imperial College Business School. This Seminar was part of the OUBEP Breakfast series: 'The Economics of the Pandemic' which ran from 22nd May - 31st July 2020 The Oxford University Business Economics Programme (OUBEP) has ... Read more

The immediate and unequal impact of the COVID crisis on individuals

The immediate and unequal impact of the COVID crisis on individuals

Seminar dateMay 22, 2020 8:30 am

Abi Adams, University of Oxford.  This Seminar was part of the OUBEP Breakfast series: 'The Economics of the Pandemic' which ran from 22nd May - 31st July 2020 The Oxford University Business Economics Programme (OUBEP) has presented the ... Read more

Economics of Diversity

Economics of Diversity

Seminar dateMarch 5, 2020 10:00 am

Our Topical Economics Programme (TEP) event in March this year, "Mind the Gap! The Economics of Diversity" coincided with International Women's day. We discussed the different types of diversity gaps, asked how prevalent they are and how costly ... Read more

Special event series: Economics of Discrimination

We hosted three lecturers on the Economics of Discrimination. How does parental income or the lack of, affect a person’s chances of future success? Do banks discriminate when lending? How is Technology impacting changes in the labour market and could contribute to reducing gender gaps or inequalities in access to employment? These are a few of the questions that we discussed, as we explored the findings from our latest research – including how policies translate to strategies and actions – and share real-world accounts of organisations and individuals effecting positive change.

Special event series: Economics of a Pandemic

We held six breakfast lectures on The Economics of a Pandemic. from May to July. The series presented frontier research from the Oxford University Department of Economics and guests on the impact of Covid-19 on the economy. From the effect on the labour market, to start-up employment, as well as the economics of Covid testing and how the pandemic will impact Growth and inequality.