Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop

Organized by:  Joe Altonji

The Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop is an informal workshop designed primarily for graduate students working in labor economics and public finance to present research in progress. Faculty and visitors also use the workshop to present work in its early stages.

You can join the Labor/Public Economics email list if you want to receive announcements about the Labor/Public Lunch.

Tuesdays, 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Location:  28 Hillhouse Avenue, Room B8 (unless otherwise noted below)

Schedule maintained by Brooke Williams (203-432-3560)

Events/Seminars

September 5, 2017
12:00pm Rebecca McKibbin
"Off-Label Prescribing and Clinical Trials"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
September 12, 2017
12:00pm Mohit Agrawal
"Peer Effects, Search, and School Quality: Welfare in the CPS High School Match"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
September 14, 2017
12:00pm Agnes Kovacs - NOTE: This is an extra Labor/Public Lunch and is being held on a different day and in a different location.
"Housing and Commitment for Savings"
77 Prospect St, Room B012
September 19, 2017
12:00pm Yujung Whang
"Dynamic Sorting and Social Integration of Muslim Immigrants in Great Britain"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
September 26, 2017
12:00pm Rafael Dix-Carneiro, Duke University (Combined Trade & L/P Lunch)
"Trade and Informality in the Presence of Labor Market Frictions" joint with Penny Goldberg (Yale), Costas Meghir (Yale), and Gabriel Ulyssea (PUC Rio) NOTE: DIFFERENT LOCATION
28 Hillhouse Ave, Tobin Lounge
October 3, 2017
12:00pm Max Perez Leon
"Migration and Distribution of Labor: Evidence from Teachers in Public Schools in Peru"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
October 5, 2017
12:00pm Ana Reynoso - NOTE: This is an extra Labor/Public Lunch and is being held on a different day and in a different location.
"The Impact of Divorce Laws on the Equilibrium in the Marriage Market"
Watson Center, 60 Sachem St, Room B52
October 10, 2017
12:00pm Ro'ee Levy
"Is Social Media News Persuasive? A Field Experiment Design"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
October 17, 2017
12:00pm Ling Zhong
"Estimating the Value of Educational Quality in China with Beijing School District Assignment Policies"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
October 31, 2017
12:00pm Katherine Wagner & Yen Tran
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
November 6, 2017
12:00pm Costas Arkolakis NOTE: This is an extra Labor/Public Lunch and is being held on a different day and in a different location.
"Trade, Agglomeration Effects, and Labor Markets: Theory and Evidence " joint with Rodrigo Adao (Chicago Booth) and Frederico Esposito (Tufts)
77 Prospect St, Room B012
November 7, 2017
12:00pm Taha Choukhmane
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
November 14, 2017
12:00pm Yoko Okuyama
"Intra-Household Welfare in Japan" joint with Pierre-Andre Chiappori & Costas Meghir
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
November 16, 2017
12:00pm Pengpeng Xiao NOTE: This is an extra Labor/Public Lunch and is being held on a different day and in a different location.
"Human Capital Accumulation, Search Frictions and the Gender Wage Gap in Labor Market Equilibrium"
77 Prospect St, Room B012
November 28, 2017
12:00pm Marianne Bernatzky Kohli & Soumitra Shukla
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
December 5, 2017
12:00pm Daisuke Adachi & Paula Calvo
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
December 12, 2017
12:00pm Zhengren Zhu & Suk Joon Sun
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8