Events/Seminars

February 2017

February 1, 2017
12:00pm Moritz Lenel, Stanford,
Safe Assets, Collateralized Lending and Monetary Policy
[Paper]
Website
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
Junior Faculty Recruiting
4:00pm Bo Honore, Princeton University and Cowles visitor,
"Binary Response, Panel Data and Fixed Effects”
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Econometrics Seminar
February 2, 2017
12:00pm Cormac O'Dea, UCL,
Private pensions and public pension design
[Paper]
Webpage
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
Junior Faculty Recruiting
4:10pm Marcel Kahan, George T. Lowy Professor of Law, New York University School of Law,
TBA
Yale Law School, 127 Wall St, Room 121
Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
February 6, 2017
12:00pm Soheil Ghili, Northwestern,
Network-Formation and Bargaining in Vertical Markets: The Case of Narrow Networks in Health Insurance
[Paper]
Website
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 7, 2017
12:00pm Kareem Haggag, Social and Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University,
TBD
77 Prospect St, Room A002
Behavioral Sciences Workshop
12:00pm Xavier Jaravel, Stanford, Harvard,
The Unequal Gains from Product Innovations: Evidence from the US Retail Sector
[Paper]
Website
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 8, 2017
12:00pm John Eric Humphries, Chicago,
The Causes and Consequences of Self-Employment over the Life Cycle
[Paper]
Website
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 13, 2017
2:30pm Sylvie Lambert, Paris School of Economics,
"Polygamy and the Intergenerational Transmission of Education in Senegal"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Development Workshop
4:00pm David Jaeger, City University of New York,
“Markets and Monasteries: Resources, Religion, and Geography in Medieval Germany”
[Slides]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106 See map
Economic History Workshop
February 14, 2017
12:00pm Clemence Lenoir, CREST,
"Seller-Buyer Matching in International Good Markets" (joint with Isabelle Mejean and Julien Martin)
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 108
International Trade Lunch
12:00pm Yusuke Narita, Yale University,
"(Non)Randomization: A Theory of Quasi-Experimental Evaluation of School Quality"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Micro Theory Lunch
February 15, 2017
12:00pm Natalie Cox, Berkeley,
Pricing, Selection, and Welfare in the Student Loan Market: Evidence from Borrower Repayment Decisions
[Paper]
Webpage
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
Junior Faculty Recruiting
2:30pm Nicolas Lambert, Stanford University and Cowles visitor,
"Motivational Ratings" (joint with Johannes Horner)
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Microeconomic Theory Workshop
February 20, 2017
12:00pm Xiao Yu Wang, Duke University,
"Risk Sorting, Portfolio Choice, and Endogenous Informal Insurance"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Development Lunch
12:00pm Yoon-Jae Whang, Seoul National University and Cowles Visitor,
“Nonparametric Inference on Stochastic Dominance and Related Concepts”
[Paper], [Paper], [Paper]
[Slides]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B1
Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
2:30pm Michael Kremer, Harvard University,
"Borrowing Requirements, Credit Access, and Adverse Selection: Evidence from Kenya"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Development Workshop
4:00pm Neil Cummins, The London School of Economics,
“Lifespans of the European Elite, 800-1800”
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Economic History Workshop
4:30pm Marianne Bertrand, Chris P. Dialynas Distinguished Service Professor of Economics, the University of Chicago Booth School of Business,
TBA
Yale Law School, 127 Wall St, Faculty Lounge, 2nd Floor
YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
February 21, 2017
12:00pm Jacob Leshno, Columbia University,
"The Simple Structure of Top Trading Cycles in School Choice: A Continuum Model" (Joint with Irene Lo)
[Paper]
Link to paper on website
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Micro Theory Lunch
12:00pm Shiva Venkatraman, Yale University Ph.D./Ray Zhang, Yale University Visiting Student & Peking University Ph.D.,
"Factor Mobility and Welfare"/"Quality Choice and Trade Costs"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 108
International Trade Lunch
12:00pm Gautam Rao, Economics, Harvard University,
TBD
77 Prospect St, Room A002
Behavioral Sciences Workshop
12:15pm Gabriel D. Rosenberg ‘09,* Partner, Financial Institutions Group, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP,
The Future of Financial Regulatory Reform Under the Trump Administration
Yale Law School, 127 Wall St, Room 110
YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
2:20pm Virgiliu Midrigan - NYU,
“Liquidity Constraints in the Housing Markets”
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Macroeconomics Workshop
2:30pm Monika Schnitzer, LMU Munich,
"How Antitrust Enforcement Can Spur Innovation: Bell Labs and the 1956 Consent Decree" (joint with Martin Watzinger, Thomas Fackler & Markus Nagler)
[Paper]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
Industrial Organization Seminar
February 22, 2017
12:00pm Ray C. Fair, Yale University,
"The Economy and Voting Behavior"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
Cowles Lunch Talk
2:30pm Klaus Schmidt, University of Munich,
“Procurement with Unforeseen Contingencies”
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Microeconomic Theory Workshop
February 23, 2017
12:00pm Ken Gillingham, Yale University,
“Learning-by-Doing in Solar Photovoltaic Installations”
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
12:00pm Yariv Ben-Ami, Yale PhD,
"Banking Crises as Self-Defeating Prophecies"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Macro Lunch
4:00pm Jesse Gregory, University of Wisconsin - Madison,
"Neighborhood Choices, Neighborhood Effects, and Housing Vouchers" (joint with Morris Davis, Dan Hartley, and Kegon Tan)
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Labor/Public Economics Workshop
February 27, 2017
12:00pm Lasse Brune, Yale University,
"Deferred Wages and Savings Constraints in Malawi"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Development Lunch
2:30pm Christopher Woodruff, University of Oxford,
"Gender Wage Gaps and Worker Mobility: Evidence from the Garment Sector in Bangladesh"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Development Workshop
4:00pm Christophe Chamley, Boston University,
"On the Public Finances of Philip II in the 16th Century”
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Economic History Workshop
February 28, 2017
12:00pm Ana Reynoso, Yale University Ph.D.,
"Marriage, Marital Investments, and Divorce"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
12:00pm Yujie Qian, Yale University,
“Privacy for Sale”
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Micro Theory Lunch
12:00pm Fabian Schrey, Yale University Ph.D./Lezhen Wu, Yale University Ph.D.,
"Innovations and Trade Networks: Evidence from 19th Century Patent Data"/"FDI and Trade Policy"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 108
International Trade Lunch
2:20pm Chris Tonetti - Stanford,
"Late-in-Life Risks and the Under-Insurance Puzzle"
Link to paper
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Macroeconomics Workshop
2:30pm Yuya Takahashi, Johns Hopkins University,
"Competition in a Differentiated Product Market with Individual Pricing" (joint with Walter Beckert and Howard Smith)
[Paper]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
Industrial Organization Seminar

February 2017