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Jean Tirole awarded Nobel Prize in Economics

Jean Tirole awarded 2014 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. He is awarded this year’s prize for "his research on information theory to industrial organization and regulation".

Campagne de communication de la ville de Toulouse et de la Métropole
Toulouse Métropole et la Mairie de Toulouse ont pris l'initiative et financé une campagne de communication nationale et un affichage Place du Capitole pour saluer l’attribution du Prix Nobel d’économie à Jean Tirole.

TSE et Jean Tirole en sont très honorés.
4 november: Final lecture Chaire Pierre de Fermat
Jean-Marie Dufour (McGill University), the recipient of the Chaire Pierre de Fermat will give at TSE the final Lecture on November 4, 2014, 17h30-18h30, in room MS001. The title of the talk is "Identification, Testability and Macroeconomy".

6 november: JJ Laffont Memorial Seminar Series
TSE is holding this academic year a “Jean-Jacques Laffont Memorial” seminar series, to commemorate the 10th year since Jean-Jacques’ death. Antonio Estache from  Bruxelles university will be pesent a paper on  Thursday, 6 November 2014.

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28 november : Conference "Bailouts, bail-in, and financial stability"
The Banque de France and Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) will organize a one day conference on “Bailouts, bail-in, and financial stability”. The joint conference will take place in Paris on November 28, 2014. The conference aims to discuss the quantitative importance of the implicit public guarantee, its consequence on the efficiency and stability of the banking system, and the regulatory measures to address this issue. Five research papers will be presented, followed by a policy panel on the current FSB regulatory initiatives aiming at ending too-big-to-fail by increasing banks Total Loss Absorption Capacity (TLAC).

This conference is co-organized by Régis Breton (Banque de France), Laurent Clerc (Banque de France) and  Augustin Landier (TSE).

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TSE Mag #7 

Fall 2014 

In this edition: tribute to Jean-Philippe Lesne, highlights from the EEA-ESEM 2014 Congress, updates from TSE researchers and announcement of new Partnerships.
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Pharmaceutical innovation & regulation
Pierre DUBOIS - 9 september 2014

Pierre Dubois, professor of economics at TSE, is an expert in industrial organization applied to health and pharmaceutical economics. He gives us an insight here on recent and upcoming developments in this fast-moving field particularly subject to market shifts, government intervention, asymmetric information, uncertainty and barriers to entry.

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New website :
For the last half-century, the world’s leading universities have taught microeconomics through the lens of the Arrow-Debreu model of general competitive equilibrium.