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Alliance Sud, the Swiss Alliance of Development Organisations, is the common platform for development policy lobbying by the major Swiss development organisations. Alliance Sud publishes world reports and a newsletter.


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H2020 - Health info lunch
Thursday, October 23, 2014

An introduction to health topics in H2020 Euresearch Lugano is pleased to invite you to the Health info-lunch on Horizon 2020, which will be held at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) on October 23, 2014,...

Sessione informativa sui soggiorni di mobilità studentesca a scopo di studio e di stage
Thursday, October 23, 2014

giovedì 23 ottobre 2014 12.30-13.30, auditorio (campus di Lugano) Sessione informativa del Servizio Relazioni internazionali e mobilità, aperta a tutti gli studenti interessati a trascorrere un soggiorno di mobilità durante l'anno accademico...

Career Service Scholarships for Placement Presentation
Thursday, October 23, 2014

We're glad to invite you to the presentation of: Career Service Scholarships for Placement 23 October 2014, Auditorium, 13.15

Durisch + Nolli_Lezioni di architettura
Thursday, October 23, 2014

Conferenza pubblica   Lezioni di architettura Una serie di cinque conferenze per raccontare al pubblico il lavoro di notevoli architetti provenienti da tre continenti e da ambiti culturali differenti: Basilea, Lugano, Ginevra, Concepción e...

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23 October Essays in asset pricing

My dissertation consists of three main chapters; I focus on empirical aspects of asset pricing. I identify anomalies in equities, relate the book-to-market anomaly and the size anomaly to cash-flow risk, and document a strong cross-sectional predictor of FX volatility returns. In the first part of my dissertation I show that Gross Yield negatively predicts returns in the cross section of...

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Institution
Università della Svizzera italiana

23 October The impact of renewable energies on EEX day-ahead electricity prices

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Institution
University of St.Gallen - Schools of Management, Finance, Economics and Political Science

17 October Does Public Education Expansion Lead to Trickle-Down Growth?

The paper revisits the debate on trickle-down growth in view of the widely discussed evolution of the earnings and income distribution that followed a massive expansion of higher education. We propose a dynamic general equilibrium model to dynamically evaluate whether economic growth triggered by an increase in public education expenditure on behalf of those with high learning ability eventually...

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Institution
Université de Fribourg

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