Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center

2018

The VIII International Conference in Economics and Finance will take place in Minsk in Beijing Hotel on December 21, 2018.

We are honored to have Prof. Zvi Eckstein (the Dean of the Tiomkin School of Economics at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzeliya, ex Deputy Governor of the Bank of Israel) as a keynote speaker of the Conference among other prominent economists from the world's leading universities.

The central subject of the Conference 2018 is gender and labour market.

Conference Program

9:30-10:00

Registration of participants, Welcome coffee

   
10:00-10:20

Conference opening

Pavel Daneyko, BEROC

Igor Livshits, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, BEROC

   
10:20-11:20

Career and Family Decisions: Cohorts born 1935 – 1975

Zvi Eckstein, IDC Herzliya, Tiomkin School of Economics; Tel Aviv University

   
11:20-12:05

Women’s Liberation as a Financial Innovation

David Weiss, Tel Aviv University

Discussant: ТВА

   
12:05-12:30 Coffee Break    
12:30-13:15

TBA

Anne Boschini, Stockholm University

Discussant: ТВА

   
13:15-14:00

Does Gender Diversity Matter? Evidence from Trivia Game

Lev Lvovskiy, BEROC

Discussant: ТВА

   
14:00-15:00 Lunch    
15:00-15:45

Implications of Uncertainty for Optimal Policies

Maxim Troshkin, Cornell University

Discussant: ТВА

   
15:45-16:30

Uncertainty and Trade Elasticities

Olga Timoshenko, George Washington University

Discussant: ТВА

   
16:30-17:15

Political Connections, Innovation, and Firm Dynamics

Salomé Baslandze, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF)

Discussant: Viktar Fedaseyeu, Bocconi University

   
17:15-17:30

Conference closing

Igor Livshits, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, BEROC

   
REGISTRATION



The Conference of Young researchers in Economics and Finance 2018
is a part of the VIII International Conference in Economics and Finance. It will be held on December 22, 2018.

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