Events/Seminars

March 2017

March 1, 2017
12:00pm Francis Rosenbluth, Yale University
"Forged Through Fire: Military Conflict and the Democratic Bargain"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
Cowles Lunch Talk
2:30pm Ignacio Esponda, Washington University in St. Louis
"Equilibrium in Misspecified Markov Decision Processes" joint with Demian Pouzo (UC Berkeley)
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Microeconomic Theory Workshop
2:30pm Natalia Ramondo, UC San Diego
"Life-Cycle Dynamics and the Expansion Strategies of U.S. Multinational Firms" (joint with Stefania Garetto and Lindsay Oldenski)
[Paper]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4200 Classroom
#4200 Classroom See map
International Trade Workshop
March 2, 2017
12:00pm William Hawkins, Yale University
"A Stock-Flow Theory of Unemployment with Endogenous Match Formation" (joint w/ Carlos Carrillo-Tudela/Univ of Essex)
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Macro Lunch
12:00pm Rebecca McKibbin, Yale University Ph.D.
"The Effect of Clinical Trials on Prescribing Decisions"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
4:00pm Robert Moffitt, Johns Hopkins University/Cowles Visitor
"Heterogeneous Labor Supply Response to a Classic Transfer Program"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 3, 2017
9:00am Courtney Soderberg, Center for Open Science (COS)
"Increasing the Openness and Reproducibility of Your Research"
Registraion Page
Yale Center for Research Computing Auditorium See map
12:00pm Satoshi Matsuzawa, Yale University
"Relative Evaluation Scheme for Teams and Multi-tasks"

NOTE: ADDED LUNCH TALK ​THIS WEEK


28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Micro Theory Lunch
March 6, 2017
12:00pm Federico Bugni, Duke University and Cowles visitor
"Inference in dynamic discrete choice problems under local misspecification" (joint with T. Ura)
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B1
Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
12:00pm Eduardo Fraga, Yale University
"Demographics and Interstate War"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Development Lunch
2:30pm Simone Schaner, Dartmouth College
"On Her Account: Can Strengthening Women's Financial Control Boost Female Labor Supply?"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Development Workshop
4:00pm Kanda Naknoi, University of Connecticut
"Tarriffs and the Expansion of the American Pig Iron Industry: 1870-1940"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Economic History Workshop
March 7, 2017
12:00pm Deborah Beim, Yale University
"Why do Courts Delay?"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Micro Theory Lunch
12:00pm Ro'ee Levy, Yale University Ph.D.
"Self Exposure and Persuasion in Social Media: A Field Experiment"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
12:00pm C. Daniel Salzman, MD, PhD, Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Columbia University
"TBD"
77 Prospect St, Room A002
Behavioral Sciences Workshop
12:00pm Peter Schott, Yale University
"Where Did All the Manufacturing Workers Go? Evidence from U.S. Matched Employer-Employee Data"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 108
International Trade Lunch
2:20pm Diego Comin - Dartmouth
"Endogenous Technology Adoption and R&D as Sources of Business Cycle Persistence"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Macroeconomics Workshop
2:30pm Chenyu Yang, University of Rochester Simon Business School
"Could Vertical Integration Increase Innovation?"
[Paper]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
Industrial Organization Seminar
March 8, 2017
2:30pm Pietro Ortoleva, Columbia University
""Deliberately Stochastic""
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Microeconomic Theory Workshop
2:30pm Pascual Restrepo, MIT/Cowles Visitor
"Robots and Jobs: Evidence from U.S. Labor Markets" (joint with Daron Acemoglu)
[Paper]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4220 Gould Classroom
#4220 Gould Classroom See map
International Trade Workshop
4:00pm Federico Bugni, Duke University and Cowles visitor
""Regression-based Inference with Covariate Adaptive Randomization with Multiple Treatments" (joint work with Ivan Canay and Azeem Shaikh)"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Econometrics Seminar
March 9, 2017
12:00pm Monica Morlacco
"Input Market Power, Markups and Misallocation"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Macro Lunch
12:00pm Gerardo Ruiz Sanchez, Yale University Ph.D.
"Pricing Regulations and Imperfect Competition in the ACA Exchanges"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
4:00pm CANCELLED - Amitabh Chandra, Harvard University
"Identifying Sources of Inefficiency in Healthcare" (joint with Douglas Staiger)
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 13, 2017
12:00pm No Lunch
"Spring Break"
Development Lunch
2:30pm No Workshop
"Spring Break"
Development Workshop
4:30pm No Workshop
"Spring Break"
Economic History Workshop
March 14, 2017
12:00pm NO LUNCH
"Spring Break"
International Trade Lunch
12:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
2:30pm NO SEMINAR
"Spring Break"
Industrial Organization Seminar
March 15, 2017
2:30pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
International Trade Workshop
March 16, 2017
12:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
4:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 20, 2017
9:45am No Workshop
"Spring Break"
Development Workshop
10:15am No Workshop
"Spring Break"
Economic History Workshop
12:00pm No Lunch
"Spring Break"
Development Lunch
March 21, 2017
12:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
12:00pm NO LUNCH
"Spring Break"
International Trade Lunch
2:30pm NO SEMINAR
"Spring Break"
Industrial Organization Seminar
March 22, 2017
2:30pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
International Trade Workshop
March 23, 2017
12:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
12:10pm Vivek Ramaswamy ‘13, CEO, Roivant Sciences, Inc.
"Reimagining Biopharma: A Conversation with Vivek Ramaswamy"
TBD
YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
4:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
Labor/Public Economics Workshop
4:10pm Richard G. Vanden Bergh, Professor, University of Vermont Grossman School of Business
"TBA"
Yale Law School, 127 Wall St, Room 121
Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
March 27, 2017
12:00pm Jaya Wen, Yale University
"Misallocation, State Ownership, and Social Control"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Development Lunch
12:00pm Louise Laage, Yale University
"Asymptotic theory under cross sectional dependence in endogenous network regression"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B1
Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
2:30pm Ben Olken, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Making Moves Matter: Experimental Evidence on Incentivizing Bureaucrats through Performance-Based Transfers"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106 See map
Development Workshop
4:00pm Martha Bailey, University of Michigan
"How Well Do Automated Methods Perform? Evidence from the LIFE-M Project" [Paper not available]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Economic History Workshop
4:00pm Janet M. Currie, Princeton University
"Undergraduate Economics Seminar"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
March 28, 2017
12:00pm Mira Frick, Yale University
"Misperception in Local Interactions " (with Ryota Iijima and Yuhta Ishii)
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Micro Theory Lunch
12:00pm Yoko Okuyama, Yale University Ph.D./Kritika Narula, Yale University Ph.D.
""Examining the Impact of Educational Debt Burden on Young Americans' Life Decisions" / "Decomposing the Effect of School Choice on Achievement Due to Peer and Teacher Quality""
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
12:00pm Thomas Chaney, Sciences Po
"Trade, Merchants, and the Lost Cities of the Bronze Age" (joint with Gojko Barjamovic, Kerem Cosar and Ali Hortacsu)
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 108
International Trade Lunch
2:20pm Emi Nakamura - Columbia
"The Elusive Costs of Inflation: Price Dispersion during the U.S. Great Inflation"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Macroeconomics Workshop
2:30pm Jan De Loecker, Princeton University
"Market Power and Production (Mis)Allocation A Study of the World Oil Market " (joint with John Asker (UCLA) & Allan Collard-Wexler (Duke)
[Paper]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
Industrial Organization Seminar
March 29, 2017
12:00pm John Geanakoplos, Yale University
"TBA"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
Cowles Lunch Talk
2:30pm Andreas Moxnes, University of Oslo/Cowles Visitor
"Opening the Floodgates: Immigration and Structural Change" joint with Bernt Bratsberg, Oddbjørn Raaum, and Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe
[Slides]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4230 Attwood Classroom
#4230 Attwood Classroom See map
International Trade Workshop
2:30pm Gabriel Carroll, Stanford University
"Information Acquisition and Robust Trading Mechanisms"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Microeconomic Theory Workshop
4:00pm Simon Lee, Columbia University
"Identifying Effects of Multivalued Treatments" (joint with Bernard Salanie)
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Econometrics Seminar
March 30, 2017
12:00pm Minghao Li / Jin-Wook Chang
"Li: Price adjustment of high and low quality goods and monetary non-neutrality, Chang: Jin: "Financial Networks of Collateralized Lending Market""
Macro Lunch
12:00pm Giovanni Compiani, Yale University Ph.D.
"Nonparametric Demand Estimation with an Application to Incomplete Cost Passthrough"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
4:00pm Christian Dustmann, UCL
"Lowering Welfare Benefits: Intended and Unintended Consequences for Individuals and their Families " joint with Lars Højsgaard Andersen & Rasmus Landersø
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 31, 2017 to April 1, 2017
8:00am Economic Growth Center Conference
"2017 Agriculture and Development Conference"
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
Economic Growth Center Conference
2017 Conference on Agriculture and Development

March 2017