Raffaella Sadun 12 October 2016

Can productivity gaps be explained by differences in management? In this video, Raffaella Sadun presents her research in management and the differences between being a micro-manager and a coordinator. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016.

10 October 2016

Why do women reduce the number of working hours after the birth of the second child? Marion Leturcq studies 3000 women to assess whether high-skilled and low-skilled women are affected differently by having another child. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016.

Bridget Hoffmann 07 October 2016

What is the impact of climate change on the US economy? In this video, Bridget Hoffman compares summer temperatures to make predictions about future GDP growth. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016.

05 October 2016

How did Intel maintain its competitive advantage over AMD? In this video, Michelle Sovinsky explains how vertical constraints helped increase Intel's market share. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016. 

03 October 2016

Why do firms give to charity around Christmas? In this video, Adriaan Soetevent explains how, given a high enough price, firms benefit from this arrangement. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016. 

Monika Schnitzer 30 September 2016

How do patents affect innovation? In this video, Monika Schnitzer uses the example of Bell labs to explain how compulsory licensing leads to more innovation. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016. 

Lucrezia Reichlin 28 September 2016

How can we build models that handle uncertainty? In this video Lucrezia Reichlin discusses her work on building models that handle multiple time series simultaneously. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016. 

Robert Gold 26 September 2016

Does rising globalisation lead to fringe politicians coming to power? Robert Gold discusses the effect of two historical events that changed globalisation on German national elections. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016. 

Riccardo Puglisi 23 September 2016

Are the US media biased to the left or to the right? In this video, Riccardo Puglisi using the concept of median voter explains how the media are overall unbiased. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016. 

Fabrizio Zilibotti 21 September 2016

Can China shift to innovation-led growth after decades of investment-led growth? In this video, Fabrizio Zilibotti presents his research on what China could do and the implications for the rest of the world. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016.