The research seminars in CEnSE seminar series are given by external scholars visiting CEnSE for a shorter or longer period of stay.

On the current situation regarding COVID-19 there will be zoom seminars.

Research Seminars

20-29 August

Simon C. Parker, Professor, Entrepreneurship, Director, Entrepreneurship Cross-Enterprise Centre, Faculty Scholar, Western University J. Allyn Taylor/Arthur H. Mingay, Chair in Entrepreneurship


13-15 September

David Yves Albouy, Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, University of Illinois


18-24 September

Arnau Valladares-Esteban, Assistant Professor, Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research (SEW), University of St. Gall

 

4th March

Exploring the structure of regional economies: adding the occupational dimension" - Geoffrey J.D. Hewings, Emeritus Director, Regional Economics Applications Laboratory. Professor Emeritus, Institute of Government & Public Affairs, University of Illinois, USA


22nd March

"The Silicon Valley Syndrome" - Olav Sorenson, Professor, University of California, Los Angeles


24th March

"Doing context in plant-based food category: A study of incumbents and new entrants standing out and fitting in" - Magdalena Markowska, Assistant Professor Business Administration, Jönköping International Business School


18th May

"Career Antecedents of Female Entrepreneurship" - Assistant Professor Tiantian Yang, Duke University, Department of Sociology, North Carolina


24th May

"Geographical Psychology, Entrepreneurship & Regional Economics: First Results and a Research Agenda" - Harry Garretsen, Professor, International Economics & Business at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands


9th June

"Cultural roots of entrepreneurship: Evidence from second-generation immigrants" - Assistant Professor Johannes Kleinhempel,The University of Manchester

1st November

"How Self-Employed Older Adults Differ by Age: Evidence and Implications From the Health and Retirement Study" - Cal Halvorsen, Boston College, School of Social Work

15th November

"A city of cities: Measuring how 15-minutes urban accessibility shapes human mobility in Barcelona", Francisco Rowe, University of Liverpool

June 4 - Webinar

TBA, Raquel Ortega Argiles, Regional Economic Development, Birmingham Business School, UK

May 27- Webinar

The effects of founder prestige on jobseeker evaluations of start-ups, Simon Parker, Professor, Entrepreneurship, Ivey Business School, Western university, Canada

May 25

TBA, Deborah Strumsky, Assistant Professor, Arizona State University, USA

May 11

Urban Science: Integrated Theory from theFirst Cities to Sustainable Metropolises, José Lobo, Clinical Associate Professor, Arizona State University, USA

May 4

TBA, Janet Kohlhase, Professor, University of Houston, USA

April 28

Government Expenditure Smoothing. Do U.S. State Governments Behave like Rational Consumers? Steven G. Craig, Professor, Economics, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, University of Houston, USA

October 24

Agglomeration Externalities in the Netherlands: Evidence from wages and land rents and policy implications, Henri De Groot, Professor in Regional Economic Dynamics at the Department of Spatial Economics at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and also affiliated to Ecorys (Rotterdam)

October 22

Understanding the distribution of risk in US real estate markets: unifying Mills, Wheaton, and Zipf, Philip McCann, Professor of Urban and Regional Economics at the University of Sheffield, UK

October 16

Concentration of human capital, externalities, and the wage gap in U.S. metro areas, Rodrigo Pérez Silva, Assistant Professor, Center for Economics and Social Policy,  Universidad Mayor, Chile

October 10

The location of human capital accumulation - learning by working in large regions or in large firms? Annekatrin Niebuhr, Professor in Empirical Labour Economics & Spatial Econometrics, Kiel University, Germany

October 4

Work experience and graduate migration - new evidence from an event history analysis, Annekatrin Niebuhr, Professor in Empirical Labour Economics & Spatial Econometrics, Kiel University, Germany

October 2

Labor Mobility and Regional Disparities in Unemployment: Evidence from Austrian Labor Market Regions, Lorenz Fischer, Assistant Professor in Economics at Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria

September 17

The quest for influence: Tax competition among Belgian municipalities (?), Lorenz Fischer, Assistant Professor in Economics at Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria

September 13

Labour market polarization as a localized process, Martin Henning, Professor in Economic Geography, University of Gothenburg School of Business, Economics and Law

September 12

Retail Apocalypse? Exploring spatial and temporal trends in retail vitality, 2000-2015, Kevin Credit, Assistant Instructional Professor of GIScience and Assistant Director for Urban Informatics at the Center for Spatial Data Science at the University of Chicago

September 6

Good for the venture but not for me? The role of passion in entrepreneurs' work-family conflict, Annelore Huyghe, Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer) in Entrepreneurship Cass Business School, UK. Joint seminar with CeFEO

August 15 

Weighted mixed two-parameter unbiased Ridge Regression Estimator for the Stochastic Restricted Linear Regression Model, Golam Kibria, Professor in Mathematics and Statistics at Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Florida International University, US

May 23

Growth and Change in the American Metropolitan System, Gordon Mulligan, Professor Emeritus,  School of Geography and Development, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona USA.

May 20

Digital entrepreneurial ecosystem: Theory, data and policy, Zoltan J. Acs, Professor, Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University, USA

May 16

Directions in regional science, Gordon Mulligan, Professor Emeritus, School of Geography and Development, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona USA

May 9

Spatial Effects of Human Networks: Settlement Scaling, José Lobo, Associate Research Professor, Arizona State University, USA

April 30

Corporate venture capital financing, investor leadership and technological influence of new venture’s inventions, Francesco Di Lorenzo, Assistant Professor, Strategy and International Business, Department of Strategic Management and Globalization, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark

March 29

Spatial econometrics and Big Data: An overview of the "four V's", Giuseppe Arbia, Professor, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan, Italy

March 28

Debt and On-the-Job Search: Student Loan Effects on College Graduate Employment Transitions, Wade Litt, Visiting Assistant Professor, Economics, University of Akron and Ph.D. Candidate, AED Economics, Ohio State University, USA

March 19

Clues to apply and get an academic job in the US, Sandy Dall´Erba, Associate Professor, University of Illinois, USA

March 18

How do regions innovate? Debunking the myths of knowledge spillovers, Sandy Dall´Erba, Associate Professor, University of Illinois, USA

March 14

Identifying Local Fiscal Interaction: Evidence from a Finance Reform in Flanders, Sander Ramboer, PhD student, KU Leuven, Belgium

March 13

Accessibility and Agglomeration: Theoretical framework and spatial econometric analysis of new business creation around transit, Kevin Credit, Lecturer in GIScience and Assistant Director for Urban Informatics, Center for Spatial Data Science, University of Chicago, USA

March 7

Indecent proposal: Estimating the Impact of Regional State Aid through EU Guideline Compliance, Sander Ramboer, PhD student, KU Leuven, Belgium

February 21

The importance of local spatial dependence in shaping population distribution across space, Chiara Ghiringghelli, PhD student, Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland

February 19

The geography of EU discontent and the revenge of the places that don’t matter, Andrés Rodríguez-Pose, Professor, Economic Geography, London School of Economics

February 18

An introduction to spatial statistics: model and methods, Chiara Ghiringghelli, PhD student, Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland

February 1

Women movement in working life & women entrepreneurship: Case study in Turkey, Imran Aslan, Associate Professor, Bingöl University, Turkey

December 5

Relative risk of the Dengue Disease: Bayesian Spatiotemporal Analysis, Mapping and Forecasting, Henk Folmer, Professor, Economic Geography, University of Groningen, the Netherlands

December 4

Air pollution and perception-based averting behavior, Henk Folmer, Professor, Economic Geography, University of Groningen, the Netherlands

November 14

Income Inequality and Its Impact in a Regional Economy, Geoffrey J.D. Hewings, Emeritus Director, Regional Economics Applications Laboratory. Professor Emeritus,  Institute of Government & Public Affairs, University of Illinois, USA

November 13

Modeling the Regional Economy I: Two-sector to Multi-sector Models, Geoffrey J.D. Hewings, Emeritus Director, Regional Economics Applications Laboratory. Professor Emeritus,  Institute of Government & Public Affairs, University of Illinois, USA

October 18

Mapping income, consumption and poverty in the EU: a procedure to disaggregate regional indicators with census data, Fernando Rubiera Morollón, Dr., REGIOlab, Regional Economic Analysis Laboratory Department of Applied Economics, University of Oviedo, Spain

September 19

Knowledge flows, knowledge externalities and regional economic development, Charlie Karlsson, Professor Emeritus, Economics, Jönköping International Business School 

September 4

Family firms’ performance in Italian industrial districts, Daniel Pittino, Associate Professor, Business Administration, Jönköping International Business School