Calendar

Information about open lectures, seminaries and conferences held in English is shown below. If the listing is empty, no events are planned at present. For more information, please visit our swedish calendar.

13 Oct

Economics seminar: Opportunity costs and decision making in the public sector

Gustav Tinghög, associate professor of economics at Linköping University, will present his recent experimental work on opportunity costs and decision making that suggests that opportunity costs matter much less for public decisions, than for private decisions.

22 Dec

Economics seminar: The Freedom to Fail: Why Failing is Good

PhD Susanna Sällström Matthews, who was appointed lecturer at Cambridge University in 2000, presents a model of dynamic economic laws that maximise wealth by alternating between more freedom to fail and more control to protect from too much harm.