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Academic Seminar Series

Second Semester 2018

Seminars are held in Tukkiewerf, Room [1-37], at 13:00 on Mondays and Wednesdays. For more information about the series, contact Rangan Gupta.

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
Monday, August, 27 Prof. Johan Fourie
(Stellenbosch University)
"Expropriation with Partial Compensation: Slave-Owner Reparations and Intergenerational Outcomes."
Wednesday, September, 12 Prof. Talita Greyling
(University of Johannesburg)
"Inequality: What does a Composite Index of Well-Being Reveal?"
Monday, October, 08 Mr. Elias Mashayamombe
(University of Pretoria)
"Bank Models and Price Setting."
Wednesday, October, 10 Mr. Hanjo Odendaal
(Stellenbosch University)
"Predictive Power of Media Based Sentiment Indices to Help Forecast Consumer Expenditure."
Wednesday, October, 17 Ms. Leone Walters
(University of Pretoria)
"Ethnic Favouritism in South Africa: Evidence from Public Infrastructure Provision."
Monday, October, 22 Prof. Ruthira Naraidoo
(University of Pretoria)
"Monetary Policy within a Model with Commodity and Financial Markets."
Wednesday, October, 24 Prof. Vimal Ranchhod
(University of Cape Town)
"Economic Impact of Racial Classification during Apartheid."
Wednesday, October, 31 Mr. Philton Makena
(University of Pretoria)
"Socio-Political Instability and Growth Dynamics."
Monday, November, 5 Mrs. Jessika Bohlmann
(University of Pretoria)
"Evaluating the Impacts of Energy and Environmental Policy on South African Households."
Wednesday, November, 7 Prof. Rangan Gupta
(University of Pretoria)
"Inflation Aversion and the Growth-Inflation Relationship."
For information on seminars before second semester, 2014: Click Here, Second Semester, 2014, First Semester, 2015Second Semester, 2015First Semester, 2016Second Semester, 2016First Semester, 2017Second Semester, 2017First Semester, 2018 

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