Industrial Organization Seminar

Industrial Organization Seminar

(Run jointly by the Economics Department and the School of Management)

Organizers: Michi Igami, Kevin Williams, Phil Haile

This seminar presents papers in Industrial Organization and in other applied micro fields. Papers accessible from this website should be checked periodically for the latest versions available. 

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Tuesday, 2:30 – 4:00 pm

Location:  School of Management, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Avenue, #2230 Nooyi Classroom (unless otherwise noted)
              
Schedule maintained by Becca Stevens (203-432-3560) 

Events/Seminars

September 6, 2016
2:30pm NO SEMINAR
"NO SEMINAR" see joint lecture on 9/8
September 8, 2016
4:00pm Maria Polyakova, Stanford University
"The Welfare Effects of Supply-Side Regulation in Medicare Part D " (with Francesco Decarolis and Stephen Ryan)
[Paper]

28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge

Joint lecture with ISPS Health Policy Seminar and Labor/Public Economics Workshop
Location: 28 Hillhouse Avenue, Tobin Lounge

Signup Request
September 13, 2016
2:30pm Robin Lee, Harvard University
"Equilibrium Insurer-Provider Networks: Tiering and Steering" (joint with Kate Ho)

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom
September 20, 2016
2:30pm Glen Weyl, Microsoft Research
"Ownership of the Means of Production" (joint with Anthony Lee Zhang)
[Paper]
#2430 Baker Classroom See map
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave

Location: SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2430 Baker Classroom

Signup Request
September 27, 2016
2:30pm Yunmi Kong, Rice University
"Sequential Auctions with Synergy and Affiliation"
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom
Signup Request
October 4, 2016
2:30pm Kosali Simon, Indiana University
"Strategic Formulary Design in Medicare Part D Plans" (joint with Kurt Lavetti)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom

Joint lecture with ISPS Health Policy Seminar and Labor/Public Economics Workshop

Signup Request
October 11, 2016
2:30pm Aviv Nevo, Northwestern University
"The Tragedy of the Last Mile: Congestion Externalities in Broadband Networks" (joint with Jacob Malone and Jon Williams)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2220 Jones Classroom
Signup Request
October 18, 2016
2:30pm NO SEMINAR
"October Break"
October 25, 2016
2:30pm Jason Abaluck, Yale University
"Discrete Choice Models with Consideration Sets: Identification from Asymmetric Cross-Derivatives" (joint with Abi Adams)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
November 1, 2016
2:30pm Carl Shapiro, University of California at Berkeley
"Property Rules vs. Liability Rules for Patent Infringement"
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
Signup Request
November 8, 2016
2:30pm Ryan McDevitt, Duke University
"Strategic Patient Discharge: The Case of Long-Term Care Hospitals" (joint with Paul Eliason, Paul Grieco and James Roberts)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
Signup Request
November 15, 2016
2:30pm Eric Budish, University of Chicago
"Will the Market Fix the Market? A Theory of Stock Exchange Competition and Innovation" (joint with Robin Lee and John Shim)

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
Signup Request
November 22, 2016
2:30pm NO SEMINAR
"November Break"
November 29, 2016
2:30pm Mathias Reynaert, Toulouse School of Economics
"Corrective Policy and Goodhart’s Law: The Case of Carbon Emissions from Automobiles" (joint with James Sallee)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
Signup Request
December 6, 2016
2:30pm Dan Ackerberg, University of Michigan/Cowles Visitor
"Fairness Considerations in Consumer Price Response"

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #4410 Classroom
February 21, 2017
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
Signup Request
February 28, 2017
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
Signup Request
March 7, 2017
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
Signup Request
March 14, 2017
2:30pm NO SEMINAR
"Spring Break"
March 21, 2017
2:30pm NO SEMINAR
"Spring Break"
March 28, 2017
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
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April 4, 2017
2:30pm Nicholas Papageorge, Johns Hopkins University
"Innovation and Diffusion of Medical Treatment" joint with Barton H. Hamilton, Andrés Hincapié, and Robert A. Miller
[Paper]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
Signup Request
April 11, 2017
2:30pm Michi Igami, Yale & Takuo Sugaya, Stanford GSB
"Measuring the Incentive to Collude: The Vitamin Cartels, 1990-1999"
[Paper]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
April 18, 2017
2:20pm Sarah Moshary, University of Pennsylvania
"Price Salience and Product Choice" joint with Tom Blake (eBay), Kane Sweeney (Uber) and Steve Tadelis (University of California, Berkeley)
[Paper]

SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
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April 25, 2017
2:30pm Jessie Handbury, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business
"“Is the Focus on Food Deserts Fruitless? Retail Access and Food Purchases Across the Socioeconomic Spectrum" (joint with Ilya Rahkovsky, Economic Research Service, USDA & Molly Schnell, Princeton University)
[Paper]
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
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May 2, 2017
2:30pm Jeremy Fox, Rice University
"Geographic Expansion Mergers and FCC Spectrum Policy: Estimating a Matching Game with Externalities" (joint with Hector Perez-Saiz, International Monetary Fund)
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom
Signup Request
May 9, 2017
2:30pm TBD
"TBD"
SOM, Evans Hall, 165 Whitney Ave, #2230 Nooyi Classroom