Recent ➭
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Innovation and diffusion of medical treatment ➭ date: 20/12/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Supply function competition and exporters: nonparametric identification and estimation of productivity distributions and marginal costs ➭ date: 29/11/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Using a composite likelihood approach to estimate DSGE models ➭ date: 22/11/2016
Seminar: PUBLIC ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Socioeconomic school segregation in Latin America: is there a trade-off between equality of opportunities and overall quality? ➭ date: 27/10/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Econometrics of auctions with risk averse bidders and selective entry ➭ date: 25/10/2016
Seminar: PUBLIC ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Varied responses to pension reforms: the role of labor market frictions for old-age income inequality ➭ date: 13/10/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Survey design and forecast accuracy ➭ date: 11/10/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Housing booms, fiscal myopia, and voter information ➭ date: 4/10/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Innovation and diffusion of medical treatment ➭ date: 20/12/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Supply function competition and exporters: nonparametric identification and estimation of productivity distributions and marginal costs ➭ date: 29/11/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Using a composite likelihood approach to estimate DSGE models ➭ date: 22/11/2016
Seminar: PUBLIC ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Socioeconomic school segregation in Latin America: is there a trade-off between equality of opportunities and overall quality? ➭ date: 27/10/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Econometrics of auctions with risk averse bidders and selective entry ➭ date: 25/10/2016
Seminar: PUBLIC ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Varied responses to pension reforms: the role of labor market frictions for old-age income inequality ➭ date: 13/10/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Survey design and forecast accuracy ➭ date: 11/10/2016
Seminar: ECONOMICS SEMINAR: Housing booms, fiscal myopia, and voter information ➭ date: 4/10/2016

Department of Economics

Currently the full-time academic staff of the department includes 21 professors, coordinated by Prof. Dr. Frank Verboven. The research covers a wide range of areas in the broadly defined field of economics. 

Researchers have built up considerable expertise in their fields, producing fundamental and policy-oriented research that finds an outlet in top general and specialized journals. The department also participates in many European, national and regional research projects. Professors are often called upon by national and international policy makers to give scientific advice. The Department of Economics attracts international guest professors as well as research assistants.

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September 21, 2016

PhD defence by Jianbin Wu: Essays on financial volatitily modelling

 

 

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Upcoming events

October 3

 

October 4

 

Public economics seminar by Subal Kumbahakar (Binghamton University)

 

Economics: Housing booms, fiscal myopia, and voter information by Alberto Solé-Ollé (University of Barcelona)

 

 

 

 

Recent events

 

 In the press

F. Vandenbroucke:
Managers helpen 250 arme gezinnen onder begeleiding van wetenschappers (Het Laatste Nieuws - September 15)

M. Goos:
Wordt uw verzekeraar straks een robot? (De Standaard - September 14)

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 Gaston Eyskens Chair

The Gaston Eyskens Chair was founded in 1975, on the occasion of the promotion of Prof. Dr. Gaston Eyskens to professor emeritus. This chair is intended to promote the teaching of theoretical and applied economics by organising bi-annually a series of lectures to be given by outstanding economists.

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