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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.

May

May 12, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Christian Falaster – FURB Universidade de Blumenau
Subject: coming soon

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

May

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?

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

June

June 10, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Ivar Hartmann– Insper
Subject: Coming Soon


May

May 13, 2021 – 12 p.m – Speaker: Miguel de Figueiredo –University of Connecticut
Subject: coming soon


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

 

June

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

June 1, 2021 – 12 p.m.– Speaker: Thomas Fujiwara – Princeton University
Subject: Coming soon


May

May 25, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Eugenio Miravete – University of Texas at Austin
Subject: Coming soon

May 18, 2021 – 12 p.m.– Speaker: Pedro Sant´anna – Vanderbilt University
Subject: Coming soon

May 11, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Pedro Carneiro – UCL
Subject: Coming soon

May 04, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Jason Garred – University of Ottawa
Subject: When are Tariff Cuts Not Enough? Heterogeneous Effects of Trade Preferences for the Least Developed Countries


April

April 27, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Bruno Barsanetti – EPGE
Subject: Road Endpoints and City Sizes

April 20, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Munseob Lee – UC San Diego
Subject: Measuring the Cost of Living in Mexico and the US

April 13, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Palestrante: Sergio Salgado –  University of Pennsylvania
Subject: Skewed Business Cycles


March

March 23, 20214 p.m. – Speaker: Elena Pastorino – Stanford University
Subject: On the Role of Learning, Human Capital, and Performance Incentives for Wages

March 16, 2021 – 12 p.m.– Speaker: Pablo Henriquez – EPGE – FGV
Subject: Does Higher Education Reduce Mortality? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Chile

March 09, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Christian Moser – Columbia Business School & Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Subject: The Gender Pay Gap: Micro Sources and Macro Consequences

March 02, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Elliot Lipnowski  – Columbia University
Subject: Optimal Political Career Dynamics


February

February 23, 2021 – 12 p.m. – Speaker: Cecília Machado – FGV- RJ/EPGE
Subject: How and When: Conditional Cash Transfers and Birth Outcome

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

 

May

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


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

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