Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics

JSBE Research Seminar



The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics (JSBE) Seminar is organized twice a month. It is open to everyone interested in high quality research in economics and business studies. The seminar in economics is typically organized on the first Wednesday of the month at 12:00-13:00 and the seminar in business studies is typically organized on the third Wednesday of the month at 12:00-13:00. JSBE Seminars are held at the Agora-building in Mattilanniemi.

We would like to thank the Yrjö Jahnsson Foundation and Liikesivistysrahasto – Foundation for Economic Education for supporting the JSBE Seminar.

For more details, please contact:

  • Mika Haapanen, mika.p.haapanen (at) jyu.fi
  • Ari Hyytinen, ari.t.hyytinen (at) jyu.fi

Program, Economics


Spring 2017

  • Wednesday 11.1.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301)
    Maritta Paloviita (BOF), "
    Anchoring of inflation expectations in the euro area: Recent evidence based on survey data’’
  • Wednesday 1.2.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301)
    Zuzana Fungáčová (BOFIT), "Does Bank Competition Reduce Cost of Credit? Cross-country Evidence from Europe" (with Anastasiya Shamshur and Laurent Weill)
  • Wednesday 1.3.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301)
    Aija Leiponen (Cornell University and ETLA), "The (Unfulfilled) Potential of Data Marketplaces"
  • Wednesday 5.4.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301)
    Tuomo Suhonen (VATT), "The Labor Market Effects of Selective Technical University"
  • Wednesday 10.5.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301), Note change in date!
    Heikki Kauppi (University of Turku), "Nonparametric Directional Prediction"

Preliminary dates for autumn 2017 are Wednesdays 13.9.2017 (Jaana Rahko, University of Vaasa), 4.10.2017, 1.11.2017 (Teemu Lyytikäinen, VATT), and 29.11.2017 (Eleonora Granziera, Bank of Finland).

Program, Business studies

Spring 2017

  • Wednesday 18.1.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301)
    Elina Melgin (ProCom), "Vaikuttaminen ja lobbaus – tapaus Guggenheim"
  • Wednesday 15.2.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301)
    Tobias Stucki  (KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zürich)
  • Wednesday 22.3.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301)
    Janne Tienari (Hanken), "The body, identity and gender in managerial athleticism"
  • Wednesday 19.4.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301)
    Lauri Lepistö (University of Tampere) 
  • Wednesday 17.5.2017 at 12:00-13:00 (Ag B301)
    Antti Määttä (CEO at Osuuskauppa Keskimaa)

Preliminary dates for autumn 2017 are Wednesdays 20.9.2017, 25.10.2017, 15.11.2017, and 13.12.2017.

Previous Seminar Activity, Economics

Previous Seminar Activity, Business