Academic Seminar Series

Second Semester 2022

Seminars are held in Tukkiewerf, Room [1-37], at 12:00 on Mondays and Wednesdays in general. For more information about the series, contact Rangan Gupta and Alexander Zimper.

Other presentations in connection with the Economics department, for instance, Ph.D. defenses, workshops, and (mini-) conferences, are also listed on this schedule.

The schedule is continuously updated, so do check regularly!

Date Presenter, Affiliation and Topic

Thursday, July, 28

Dr. Jéssica Gagete-Miranda
(University of Milano-Bicocca)
"Quotas, Law Enforcement, and the Employment of People with Disabilities: Evidence from Brazil."
Wednesday, August, 3 Dr. Lucas A. Mariani
(University of Milano-Bicocca)
"Bank Branches, Crime and Financial Technology Adoption: Evidence from Brazil."
Monday, August, 22 Mr. Dumakude Nxumalo
(University of Pretoria)
"Estimating Bank Substitutability using Personal Transactional Account Usage in South Africa."
Wednesday, August, 24  "TBA."
Monday, August, 29 "TBA."
Wednesday, August, 31 "TBA."
Monday, September, 5 "TBA."
Wednesday, September, 7 "TBA."
Monday, September, 12 "TBA"
Wednesday, September, 14 Prof. Guangling Liu
(Stellenbosch University)
Monday, September, 26 "TBA."
Wednesday, September, 28 "TBA."
Monday, October, 3 "TBA."
Wednesday, October, 5 "TBA."
Monday, October, 10 "TBA."
Wednesday, October, 12 "TBA."
Monday, October, 17 Dr. Dambala Gelo Kutela
(University of the Witwatersrand)
"The Causal Effect of Income on Household Energy Transition: Evidence from Old Age Pension Eligibility in South Africa."
Wednesday, October, 19 Mr. Vincent G.G. Phiri
(University of Pretoria)
Monday, October, 24 Dr. Allan Davids
(University of Cape Town)
Wednesday, October, 26 Prof. Kevin Kotzé
(University of Cape Town)
"Big Data Forecasting of South African Inflation."
Monday, October, 31 Ms. Michelle Pleace
(University of Pretoria)
Wednesday, November, 3 Ms. Anneri Oosthuizen
(University of Pretoria)
Monday, November, 7 Prof. Jan van Heerden
(University of Pretoria)
Wednesday, November, 10 Prof. Rangan Gupta
(University of Pretoria)
Published by Rangan Gupta

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