UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)


Centre for Comparative Studies of Emerging Economies

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The CCSEE at UCL SSEES (formerly Economics and Business Seminar Series and Centre for Comparative Economics) provides a forum for external and internal speakers to present their new work in Economics and Business.

Day/Time: Wednesdays, 12:45 - 14:00
Room 431, UCL SSEES, 16 Taviton St, London, WC1H 0BW
(unless otherwise specified)

Convener: Dr Raphael Espinoza
Administrator: Lilla Bettiol

Upcoming Events

Please note the seminar series will now regularly start at 12:45pm.
Spring Term 2016 Programme
Wednesday 13 January Battista Severgnini (Copenhagen Business School)
Gains from Early Support of a New Political Party Coauthored with Marco Leonardi (University of Milan and IZA), Rossella Mossucca (University of Rome Tor Vergata), and Fabiano Schivardi (Bocconi University and CEPR)
Wednesday 27 January Anna Grosman (Aston University)
Monitoring the Monitor: Oligarch Networks and Organizational Transparency in Russian Listed Firms
Co-authored with Aija Leiponen
Wednesday 3 February Mark Harrison (University of Warwick, University of Birmingham and Stanford University)
If You Do Not Change Your Behaviour: Managing Threats to State Security in Lithuania under Soviet Rule
Wednesday 24 February Igor Yegorov (Institute of Economy and Forecasting of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine)
Ukraine: two years of after the Revolution of Dignity
Wednesday 16 March Sultan Orazbayev (UCL SSEES) 
International Knowledge Flows and the Administrative Barriers to Mobility
Cancelled Ralph De Haas (EBRD and Tilburg University)
The Limits of Lending: Banks and Technology Adoption across Russia
This seminar has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for the Autumn 2016 programme.
Monday 20 - Tuesday 21 June
EXPERT WORKSHOP: Micro-Macro Determinants of Growth in Emerging Economies
A two-day expert workshop on 20-21 June. The call for papers is out now, the deadline for submissions is 8 April 2016. Call for papers and how to make a submission >

Past Events

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Autumn Term 2015
Spring Term 2015
Autumn term 2014
Spring Term 2014
Spring Term 2013
Autumn Term 2012