ECON@UA 2020

Date: 14 February 2020

Venue: University of Antwerp, Stadscampus - Building D, Room D.014, Prinsstraat 13 - 2000 Antwerp (route: UAntwerpen, Stadscampus)

Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Organization / co-organization: Faculty of Business and Economics - Department of Economics

Short description: Second meeting

ECON@UA will take place on February 14, 2020 in room D.014.

  • For the second meeting of this year of ECON@UA, we once again put together a very interesting program:
  • 15:00-15:40: Jan Bouckaert (Econ): “Conflicts of interest, ethical rules, and competition,” joint with J. Stennek.
  • 15:40-16:20: Marc Deloof (FBE, Finance): “Foreign Subsidiary Cash Holdings and Corruption,” joint with C. Beuselinck, S. Cascino and A. Vanstraelen.
  • 16:20:16:40: Coffee break
  • 16:40-17:20: Alidou Sahawal (IOB): "Beliefs and investment in child human capital: case study from Benin."
  • 17:20-18:00: Ive Marx (CSB): TBA.
  • 18:00-…:  Discussion over drinks at a nearby pub (Barracuda, Lange Winkelstraat).

For organisational proposes, if you want to attend the event, you have to register before February 10th 2020 by sending an e-mail to LucaPaolo.Merlino@uantwerpen.be.

Feel free to froward this invitation to whomever might be interested.



Entrance fee: Free

Registration: Registration before February 10th 2020

Contact email: LucaPaolo.Merlino@uantwerpen.be

Contact phone: +32 3 265 45 38

Link: https://www.uantwerpen.be/en/research-groups/department-of-economics/events/seminars/