Entries by Talin Klemeit

ECONtribute Special Talk – Glen Weyl (Microsoft Research)

“RadicalxChange: Next Generation Political Economy” Glen Weyl (Microsoft Office of the Chief Technology Officer Political Economist and Social Technologist (OCTOPEST); Founder and Chair, RadicalxChange Foundation) Date: November 13, 2019 Time: 6:00 – 7:00 pm Location: University of Bonn, Juridicum, Lecture Hall G Poster ECONtribute Special Talk More information

Nobel Prize in Economics 2019

The Reinhard Selten Institute (RSI) and the Cluster of Excellence ECONtribute congratulate Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo (both Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and Michael Kremer (Harvard University) for being awarded the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2019 “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty”. The Nobel Laureate’s research focuses […]

Young ECONtribute Program Fellow receives IIPF best paper award

Congratulations to our Young ECONtribute Program (YEP) Fellow Jonas Löbbing! Jonas has been awarded the Peggy and Richard Musgrave Prize 2019 of the International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF) for his paper “Redistributive Income Taxation with Directed Technical Change”. The prestigious IIPF Peggy and Richard Musgrave Prize is awarded annually since 2003 to honor and […]

ECONtribute Macro Week 2020

The ECONtribute Macro Week is a week-long meeting of international researchers to present and discuss their latest research. The research will focus on macroeconomic questions with an emphasize on the importance of distributional aspects for the macroeconomy. Most days will have two seminar presentations starting with a breakfast presentation by a local researcher and a […]