Conferences

Current events

1st EBRD & King’s College London Workshop on the

Economics and Politics of Migration

(20-21 April, 2020) – Rescheduled to the Fall 2020

I am co-organising the 1st EBRD & King’s College London Workshop on the Economics and Politics of Migration, which will take place on 20-21 April, 2020 at the King’s College London (Strand Campus) in London. Please find the Call for Papers here.

The workshop features keynote speeches by Alan Manning (London School of Economics) and Anna Maria Mayda (Georgetown University). 

2nd London School of Economics Workshop on Political Economy of Turkey

(18 May, 2020) – Rescheduled to the Fall 2020

I am co-organising the 2nd London School of Economics Workshop on Political Economy of Turkey, which will take place on 18 May 2020 at the LSE Campus in London. Please find the Call for Papers here.

The workshop will feature a keynote speech by Sule Alan (European University Institute).

Past events

CEPR/EBRD/EoT Seminar Series on the Economics of Industrial Policy 

I co-organised the CEPR/EBRD/Economics of Transition Virtual Seminar Series on “The Economics of Industrial Policy”

Schedule of Talks:

– 5 May 2020 (Tuesday, 3 pm London time): Data-intensive Innovation and the State: Evidence from AI Firms in China by Noam Yucthman (LSE)

– 12 May 2020 (Tuesday, 3 pm London time): The Textbook Case for Industrial Policy: Theory Meets Data by Dominick Bartelme (University of Michigan)

– 19 May 2020 (Tuesday, 3 pm London time): Multinational Production and “Soft” Industrial Policies by Christian Volpe Martincus (IADB)

– 26 May 2020 (Tuesday, 3 pm London time): Are “Complementary Policies” Substitutes? Evidence from R&D Subsidies in the UK by Jacquelyn Pless (MIT)

– 2 June 2020 (Tuesday, 3 pm London time): Innovation Union: Costs and Benefits of Innovation Policy Coordination by Giammairo Impullitti (Nottingham and CEPR)

– 9 June 2020 (Tuesday, 3 pm London time): Language Barriers and Knowledge Transfers from FDI: Experimental Evidence by Rocco Macchiavello (LSE and CEPR)

3rd CEPR/EBRD/EoT/London School of Economics Symposium on Environmental Economics and the Green Transition

(13-14 June, 2019)

I co-organised the 3rd CEPR/EBRD/EoT/London School of Economics Symposium on Environmental Economics and the Green Transition, which will take place on 13-14 June, 2019 at the EBRD HQs in London. Please find the Call for Papers here. 

The symposium featured keynote talks by Catherine Wolfram (University of California, Berkeley and NBER) and Arik Levinson (Georgetown University). 

You can download the program here.

1st London School of Economics Workshop on Political Economy of Turkey

(12 March, 2019)

I co-organised the 1st London School of Economics Workshop on Political Economy of Turkey, which will take place on 12 March, 2019 at the LSE Campus in London. Please find the Call for Papers here.  

The workshop featured a policy panel with participation of Sergei Guriev (Chief Economist of EBRD) and Selin Sayek Böke (Member of Turkish Parliament).

You can download the program here.

2nd CEPR/EBRD/EoT Symposium on Globalisation and Labour Markets

(14-15 June, 2018)

I co-organised the 2nd CEPR-EBRD-Economics of Transition Symposium on globalisation and labour markets in advanced and emerging markets. The conference provided a platform for researchers and policy makers to discuss new research findings and to identify areas where further academic and policy-oriented work is needed. 

The programme featured two keynote speakers (Paola Conconi and David Dorn),  a policy panel on labour markets, and 12 papers, covering topics on job creation, migration, trade, political economy, and skills. 

You can download the program here.