Ludwig Erhard ifo Research Seminar on 9 November 2023

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We cordially invite you to our 5th Ludwig Erhard ifo Research Seminar, which will take place on 9 November 2023, from 1.30 to 6.00 p.m. at the Gewölbe Fürth (Mathildenstr. 38, 90762 Fürth). Our seminar serves as a platform for the discussion of current research findings and new developments in economics.

In our 5th seminar on topics in Narratives and Text Analysis, we will have the following speakers:

1:30 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.

Narrative Persuasion
Kai Barron (WZB Berlin Social Science Center)

 2:20 p.m. – 2:35 p.m.

Coffee Break

 2:35 p.m. – 3:25 p.m.

Debunking “fake news” on social media: short-term and longer-term effects of fact checking and media literacy interventions
Anna Kerkhof (ifo Institute & LMU Munich)

3:25 p.m. – 3:40 p.m.

Coffee Break

3:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Analyzing Climate Change Policy Narratives with the Character-Role Narrative Framework
Kai Gehring (Wyss Academy for Nature at the University of Bern)

4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Coffee Break

4:45 p.m. – 5:35 p.m.

Can chants in the street change politics´ tune? Evidence from the 15M movement in Spain
Annalí Casanueva Artís (ifo Institute & LMU Munich)

6:00 p.m.

Conference Dinner


Please let us know, if you want to participate, by sending an email to