Are Economists Letting Down the World on Climate Change?

05/4/2021 05:00 pm 05/4/2021 06:00 pm Australia/Melbourne Are Economists Letting Down the World on Climate Change?

Monash SoDa Labs will host a special webinar with Professor Andrew Oswald (University of Warwick) titled "Are Economists Letting Down the World on Climate Change? A Discussion". Professor Oswald will give a 15-20 minute presentation which will be followed by an open discussion.

This webinar is part of SoDaLabs ongoing fruitful collaboration within the Monash Warwick Alliance, which also features the Applied Young Economist Webinar.

Speaker

Andrew Oswald is a Professor of Economics and Behavioural Science at the University of Warwick. His research is principally in applied economics and quantitative social science. It currently includes work on the COVID-19 crisis and health economics. In more normal times Andrew Oswald also works on the empirical study of job satisfaction, human happiness, mental health, unemployment, labour productivity, and the influence of diet on psychological well-being. He serves on the board of editors of Science. Previously at Oxford and the London School of Economics, with spells as Lecturer, Princeton University (1983-4); De Walt Ankeny Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College (1989-91); Jacob Wertheim Fellow, Harvard University (2005); Visiting Fellow, Cornell University (2008); Research Director, IZA Bonn (2011-12); Visiting Fellow, University of Zurich (2016); Visiting Fellow, Yale University (2016). He is an ISI Highly-Cited Researcher.

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Event Details

Date:
4 May 2021 at 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Venue:
Online
Categories:
Economics; Econometrics & Business Statistics; General

Description

Monash SoDa Labs will host a special webinar with Professor Andrew Oswald (University of Warwick) titled "Are Economists Letting Down the World on Climate Change? A Discussion". Professor Oswald will give a 15-20 minute presentation which will be followed by an open discussion.

This webinar is part of SoDaLabs ongoing fruitful collaboration within the Monash Warwick Alliance, which also features the Applied Young Economist Webinar.

Speaker

Andrew Oswald is a Professor of Economics and Behavioural Science at the University of Warwick. His research is principally in applied economics and quantitative social science. It currently includes work on the COVID-19 crisis and health economics. In more normal times Andrew Oswald also works on the empirical study of job satisfaction, human happiness, mental health, unemployment, labour productivity, and the influence of diet on psychological well-being. He serves on the board of editors of Science. Previously at Oxford and the London School of Economics, with spells as Lecturer, Princeton University (1983-4); De Walt Ankeny Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College (1989-91); Jacob Wertheim Fellow, Harvard University (2005); Visiting Fellow, Cornell University (2008); Research Director, IZA Bonn (2011-12); Visiting Fellow, University of Zurich (2016); Visiting Fellow, Yale University (2016). He is an ISI Highly-Cited Researcher.

SoDa Labs webinar series

The SoDa Labs webinar series provides a platform for researchers around the world to present work that uses novel and alternative data and/or tools from data science and beyond to answer social science questions.

Register now


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