Upcoming Events

April 1, 2015 - 2:30pm Bill Kerr, Harvard University, NBER and Bank of Finland, "Heterogeneous Technology Diffusion and Ricardian Trade Patterns", [Paper]

International Trade Workshop

April 1, 2015 - 2:30pm Philip J. Reny - University of Chicago, "Sequential Equilibrium in Multi-Stage Games with Infi…nite Sets of Types and Actions (joint w/ Roger B. Myerson), [Paper]

Microeconomic Theory Workshop

April 1, 2015 - 4:00pm Emmanuel Guerre, Queen Mary-University of London, "Parametric and Nonparametric Quantile Regression Methods for First-price Auction: A Signal Approach" (with Nathalie Gimenes), [Paper]

Econometrics Seminar

April 2, 2015 - 12:00pm Marcelo Sant'Anna, "Sugarcane ethanol and the renewable fuel standard"

Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop

April 2, 2015 - 4:00pm Marika Cabral, University of Texas, Austin, "Does Privatized Health Insurance Benefit Patients or Producers? Evidence from Medicare Advantage" (joint w/Michael Geruso and Neale Mahoney), [Paper]

Labor/Public Economics Workshop


March 30, 2015
Monday, March 30, 2015 — Meet with Jason Furman, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors for an an informal faculty discussion chaired by Bill Nordhaus. 10:00 - 10:50 am...
March 3, 2015
Thomas Piketty, professor of economics at EHESS (L’ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales) and the Paris School of Economics, will give the 2014–2015 Storrs Lecture on...
January 20, 2015
Children who were exposed to Medicaid as children make greater contributions to the tax system by age 28, a new study finds. The study examines recent tax returns for almost...
December 9, 2014
Tomorrow, Jean Tirole will officially receive his Nobel Prize in economics. He was a pretty obvious candidate for the prize, given the amazing breadth, influence and skill of...