Online Seminar of the SPP 1859

The SPP 1859 organizes an online colloquium in which the current research work of the projects is presented. The Brown bag lectures take place every second Monday at 12 pm. Guests are welcome. If you would like to participate, please contact Ingo Koehler to get the Zoom access link.


Programme of the SPP Online Seminar 2020/2021


11. Mai 2020, 12 pm

Fabian Wahl (Hohenheim): “Origins and Consequences of Regional Identity. Evidence from Historical Differences in Political Instability and Fragmentation among German States”


08. Juni 2020, 12 pm

Christoph Trebesch (Kiel): “Coping with Diasters: Two Centuries of International Official Lending”


13. Juli 2020, 12 pm        

Jörg Döpke (Merseburg) / Ulrich Fritsche (Hamburg): “Exploring the experience-expectation nexus in macroeconomic forecasting using computational text analysis and machine learning”


14. September 2020, 12 pm

Laetitia Lenel (Berlin): "Mapping the Future. On the Euro-American History of Business Forecasting“


12. Oktober 2020, 12 pm

Christian Conrad (Heidelberg): “The role of information and experience for households' inflation expectations”


09. November 2020, 12 pm

Zeno Enders (Heidelberg / Gernot Müller (Tübingen): “Firm expectations and macroeconomic performance”


14. Dezember 2020, 12 pm

Laura Kaiser / Thomas Lettang (Potsdam): “Expecting Limits and Limiting Expectations. Economic Expertise, Environmental Policy and Consumption, 1970-2000”


11. Januar 2021, 12 pm

Sebastian Teupe (Bayreuth): “The Transformation of Money. A Transatlantic History of 'Money Illusion' during the Gold Standard Era, 1870s-1920s”


08. Februar 2021, 12 pm

Sebastian Schöttler (Berlin): “Managing Expectations. Consultancy and Corporate Decision-Making in Germany after 1965”


08. März 2021, 12 pm

Jonas Dovern / Lena Müller (Erlangen-Nürnberg): “Heterogeneity in macroeconomic expectations: the role of individual historical experiences, local conditions, and socio-economic characteristics”