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MATH Seminar: “Basel Problem”, Cazibe Kavalcı, 10:30AM May 24 2024 (EN)

You are cordially invited to the Number Theory Seminar organized by the Department of Mathematics. Speaker: Cazibe Kavalcı (Bilkent) “Basel Problem” Abstract: In this talk, the celebrated Basel problem is introduced, which goes back to 17th century and motivated many mathematicians throughout the history. We will discuss some of the […]

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MAN Seminar: “Investing in Misallocation”, Şelale Tüzel, 1:30PM May 24 2024 (EN)

Date: 24 May 2014, Friday Time: 13.30 – 14.30 Place: MA-330 “Investing in Misallocation” by Şelale Tüzel University of Southern California Abstract We document that 20% of Compustat firms have above-median investment rates despite having below-median marginal product of capital (MPK), seemingly “misallocating” productive resources. These firms are typically younger […]

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IR Seminar: “Reputations, Foreign Direct Investment, and Contract Breach”, Ekrem T. Başer, 10:30AM May 20 2024 (EN)

Ekrem T. Başer Syracuse University Title: “Reputations, Foreign Direct Investment, and Contract Breach” Date: Monday, May 20th, 10.30 Place: A-130 Seminar Room Abstract: Reputational concerns can constrain states from violating foreign investors’ property rights. However, who values its reputation more—a state with an already stellar or damaged reputation? Via a […]

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CHEM Seminar: “Graduate Student Seminars”, 12:30Noon May 21 2024 (EN)

You are cordially invited to the graduate student seminars of the Chemistry Department. This week’s speakers are Rana Uzunlar, Yaren Sevval Ozdogan, and Merve Temel. Please see the seminar information below and the attached abstracts. 1. “Mechanochemical Synthesis of an Antihistamine Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient at Cryogenic Temperatures” Speaker: Rana Uzunlar […]

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