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Academic Seminars

 

Our Academic Research area offers a regular schedule of seminars open to professors and students. Scholars from different institutions in Brazil and abroad present cutting-edge research papers, which are discussed with our faculty members. Some of the seminars are also used for the purpose of evaluating candidates for full-time professor positions.

 

Coordination: Gustavo Tavares e Thiago Soares

September

September 1, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Palestrante: Nissim (Nessi) Cohen –  The University of Haifa
Tema: When Active Representation is Not Enough: Minority Street-Level Bureaucrats and Policy Entrepreneurship

1º semester | 2021

June
June 09, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Christian Falaster – FURB Universidade de Blumenau
Subject: Experience in institutional environments and CBAs: Can MNEs learn to deal with institutional inefficiencies?

June 02, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Glen Dowell – SC Johnson College of Business
Subject: Grand Challenges and Local Beliefs: How Belief in Climate Change Relates to Greenhouse Gas Emissions in U.S. Manufacturing Facilities


May

May 12, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Christian Falaster – FURB Universidade de Blumenau
Subject: Addressing Violence Against Women: Identifying the Drivers of Pro-Women Institutions

May 12, 2021 – 12 p.m.– Speaker: Adalmir Gomes – University of Brasilia (UnB)
Subject: Addressing Violence Against Women: Identifying the Drivers of Pro-Women Institutions

May 05, 2021 12 p.m. – Speaker: Joana Story– FGV-EAESP
Subject: Curbing unethical pro-organizational behavior with high performance work systems: Test of an uncertainty reduction mechanism


April

April 28, 202112 p.m. – Speaker: Leonardo Marques – Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
Subject: Coming soon


March

March 24, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Gregory Michener – EBAPE-FGV RJ
Subject: The Impact of Transparency and Access to Information on Public Administration

March 17, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: James Perry – University of Indiana
Subject: Managing Organizations to Sustain Passion for Public Service

March 03, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Alexandre Gomide – IPEA
Subject: Democracy and bureaucracy in newly industrialized countries: A systematic comparison between Latin America and East Asia


February

February 24, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: André Aquino – FEARP – USP
Subject: An experimental analysis on normativity in an accountability overload context

Coordination: Hedibert Lopes

August

August 5, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Tamara Broderick – Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Subject: An Automatic Finite-Sample Robustness Metric: Can Dropping a Little Data Change Conclusions?


September

September 2, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Julio Trecenti – Universidade de São Paulo – USP
Subject: Jurimetria: utilizando ciência de dados no direito

September 29, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Thais Fonseca – Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro – UFRJ
Subject: A Bayesian Network approach to modelling food security over time


October

October 7, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Abel Rodriguez – University of Washington
Subject: coming soon


November

November 4, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Jared Murray  – University of Texas at Austin
Subject: coming soon


December

December 2, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Jouchi Nakajima   – Bank of Japan
Subject: coming soon

1º semester | 2021

May

May 06, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Marcelo FernandesEESP – FGV
Subject: Semivariance-Managed Portfolios


April

April 01, 2021– 12 p.m. – Speaker: Babak Zafari – Babson College

Subject: Topic modelling for medical prescription fraud and abuse detection


March

March 04, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Kelly Cristina Gonçalves – Departamento de Métodos Estatísticos UFRJ

Subject: Bayesian dynamic quantile linear models


February

February 04, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Alexandre Rubesam – IESEG School of Management

Subject: Bayesian Selection of Asset Pricing Factors Using Individual Stocks

Coordination: Diego Werneck

August

August 12, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speakers: Rogério Bastos Arantes – USP e Rodrigo Martins – UFPE
Subject: O antes influencia o depois? Trajetórias, nomeações e votos dos ministros do STF


September

September 9, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Oliver Vahrenholt – Universidade de St. Gallen
Subject: coming soon


October

October 14, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Margaret Boittin  – Universidade York
Subject: coming soon


November

November 11, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Joseph Miller – University of Georgia
Subject: Justice X, dissenting – A citation approach to mapping judicial ideology


December

December 9, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Natália Pires Vasconcelos – Insper
Subject: coming soon


 

1º semester | 2021

June

June 10, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Ivar Hartmann– Insper
Subject: Combining Ad Libraries with Fact Checking to Increase Transparency of Misinformation


May

May 13, 2021 – 12 p.m – Speaker: Miguel de Figueiredo –University of Connecticut
Subject: Corruption and the Voter’s Decision: Experimental Evidence from Brazil


April

April 08, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Mariana Pargendler – FGV – Direito SP
Subject: Contract Law and Inequality


March

March 11, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Adilson Moreira – Mackenzie – Faculdade de Direito

Subject: Miscigenação Racial, Assimilação Social e Moralidade Pública: Uma Crítica Sexual do Debate Sobre Ações Afirmativas


February

February 26, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Pedro Cantisano– University of Nebraska

Subject:“In Defense of the Home”: Public Health, Individual Rights and Brazil’s 1904 Anti-Vaccination Revolt

 

Coordination: Fabio Miessi e Marcelo Santos

August

August 3, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Julia Fonseca –  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject: The Real Effects of Banking the Poor: Evidence from Brazil

August 10, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Gustavo de Souza  IIES, Stockholm
Subject: coming soon

August 17, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Sean Higgins– Kellogg School of Management
Subject: em breve

August 20, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Marcelo Sant´Anna – FGV – EPGE
Subject: Eficient Forestation in the Brazilian Amazon: Evidence from a Dynamic Model

August 24, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Vladimir Smirnyagin – Yale
Subject: The Impact of Aggregate Fluctuations on Superstar Business Formation

August 28, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Caio Waisman – Kellogg School of Management
Subject: Online Causal Inference for Advertising in Real-Time Bidding Auctions

August 31, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Sara Moreira – Kellogg School of Management
Subject: em breve


September

September 3, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Ricardo Dahis – PUC-Rio
Subject:  Development via Administrative Redistricting: Evidence from Brazil

September 10, 2021 – 10 p.m. – Speaker: Alberto Salvo – National University of Singapore
Subject: Willingness to fight on: Environmental valuation in dynamic competitions

September 14, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Alessandra Peter –  NYU
Subject: coming soon

September 21, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Nara Pavão –  Universidade Federal de Pernambuco-UFPE
Subject: Inoculation Reduces Misinformation: Experimental Evidence from a MultidimensionalIntervention in Brazil

September 28, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Joseph Vavra – Chicago Booth
Subject: coming soon


October

October 5, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Peter Ganong – Chicago Booth
Subject:  coming soon

October 19, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Sebastian Fleitas – Leuven
Subject:  coming soon

October 26, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Juliana Salomao – Minnesota
Subject:  coming soon


November

November 9, 2021– 12 p.m. – Speaker: Leonardo Rosa – Stanford
Subject: coming soon

November 16, 2021– 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Frascisco Queiro – Nova School of Business and Economics
Subject:  coming soon

November 23, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Jaqueline Oliveira – Rhodes College
Subject: coming soon

November 30, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Ursulla Melo – BGSE
Subject:  coming soon

1º semester | 2021

June

June 29, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Julia FonsecaUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject: The Real Effects of Banking the Poor: Evidence from Brazil

June 22, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Eugenio MiraveteUniversity of Texas at Austin
Subject: Welfare Consequences of Nominal Excise Taxation

June 08, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Enrique Seira – ITAM
Subject: Information and Bargaining through Agents: Experimental Evidence from Mexico’s Labor Court

Coordination: Luciano Soares

 

1º semester | 2021

April

April 29, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Lauri Malmi – Aalto University, School of Science 
Subject: Supporting students’ learning process on large computing education courses with online tools

April 24, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker:  Mariana Teixeira Silva – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject: PrairieLearn: A flexible platform for writing randomized auto-grading questions


March

March 08, 2021 – 12 p.m – Speaker: Marcos Eduardo Valle –Unicamp
Subject: Aprendizagem em Engenharia : Correntes, Tensões e Resistências

 

Coordination: Sergio Firpo

 

1º semester | 2021

June

June 24, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Daniel S. Hamermesh– University of Texas at Austin
Subject: How Slow? Why Slow? Is Slow Productive? Fixing Slow?


May

May 27, 2021 – 12 p.m. Speaker: Pedro Garcia Duarte – Insper
Subject: Economics and Engineering: Institutions, Practices, and Cultures

May 10, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Robert Tibshirani – Stanford Universty
Subject: Cross-validation: what does it estimate and how well does it do it?


March

March 25, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Lee Epstein– Washington University, St. Louis
Subject: How about: Using Data to Study Judicial Behavior: Opportunities and Challenges

Coordination: Gustavo Tavares e Laura Muller

August

August 6, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker: Paulo Furquim  – Insper 
Subject: Judicialização e políticas públicas

August 20, 2021 – 4 p.m – Speaker : Marcelo Marchesini – Insper
Subject: I won’t do what you tell me”: The effect of forced collaboration on governmental performance


September

September 3, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker:  Naércio Menezes – Insper
Subject: Primeira Infância

September – 4 p.m. – Speaker:  Rafael Alcadipani – FGV EASP
Subject: Police Violence in Protests


October

October 1, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker:   Ricardo Paes de Barros  Insper 
Subject: Educação

October 15, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker:  Ana Paula Diniz – Insper
Subject: Logics in Policy Formation: Organisational Dimensions in the Emergence of the Program for Gender Equity

October 29, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker:   Natalia Vasconcellos  – Insper 
Subject: Direito à saúde e sistema de justiça


November

November 12, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker:   Cristine Pinto  Insper
Subject: Short and Long Run Impacts of a Full-Time Schooling Program

November 26, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker:  Michael França   Insper
Subject: Racismo


December

December 10, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker:   Gustavo M. Tavares  Insper
Subject: Designing Whistleblowing Channels to Prevent Low-quality Reporting: A Field Experiment

1º semester | 2021

June

June 25, 2021 – 4 p.m. Speaker: Paulo Avarte – FGV EAESP
Subject: coming soon

June 11, 2021– 4 p.m. – Speaker: Rodrigo Soares – Insper
Subject: Educação e violência


May

May 21, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker: Cláudio Meilman Ferreira – FGV EBAPE
Subject: Efeito da inaptidão temporária e estigma na taxa de retorno do doador de sangue

May 07, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker: Marcos Jank  Insper
Subject: Agroclima e Meio Ambiente


April

April 23, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker: Luciana Yeung – Insper
Subject: Impactos da Lei Maria da Penha na saúde mental das mulheres

April 09, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker: Sérgio Firpo Insper
Subject: Desigualdade de salário no Brasil


March

March 19, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker: Sandro Cabral – Insper
Subject: Structural Advocacy Organizations and Intersectional Outcomes: Effects of Women´s Police Stations on Female Homicides

March 05, 2021 – 4 p.m. – Speaker: Regina Madalozzo – Insper
Subject: Questões interessantes na interrelação entre gênero e mercado de trabalho