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 Becca Stevens (203-432-3560)

Events/Seminars

September 6, 2016
12:00pm Christina Gathmann, Heidelberg University
""Access to Citizenship and the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants""

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
September 13, 2016
12:00pm Jason Abaluck, Yale University
"“Discrete Choice Models with Consideration Sets”"

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
September 20, 2016
12:00pm Zack Cooper, Yale University
""Politics, Medicare, and Hospital Behavior" (joint with Amanda Kowalski, Eleanor Neff Powell, and Jennifer Wu)"

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
September 27, 2016
12:00pm Ana Reynoso, Yale University Ph.D.
""Marriage, Marital Investments, and Divorce""

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
October 4, 2016
12:00pm Noriko Amano, Yale University Ph.D.
""What is Driving the Divergence in Nutrition Quality Between High and Low Income People?" "

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
October 11, 2016
12:00pm Mohit Agrawal, Yale University Ph.D.
""Quantifying Family, School and Location Effects in the Presence of Complementarities and Sorting" (joint with Joe Altonji and Rick Mansfield)"

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
October 18, 2016
12:00pm Xi Chen, Yale University
""Beyond Birth Weight: Identifying Early Life Exposure to Air Pollution through the Lens of Prenatal Ultrasound Scans""

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
October 25, 2016
12:00pm Eduardo Fraga, Yale University Ph.D.
""Combining Pre-school Teacher Training with Parenting Education: A Cluster-randomized Controlled Trial""

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
November 1, 2016
12:00pm Jeff Weaver, Yale University Ph.D.
""The Rise of Dowry in India: Causes and Consequences" (joint with Gaurav Chiplunkar)"

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
November 8, 2016
12:00pm Joe Shapiro, Yale University
""Consequences of the Clean Water Act and the Demand for Water Quality" (joint with David Keiser)"

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
November 15, 2016
12:00pm Yoko Okuyama, Yale University Ph.D.
""Non-parametric Bounds on Quantile Treatment Effects for Non-random Treatment and Sample Selection""

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
November 22, 2016
12:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"November Break"
November 29, 2016
12:00pm Rebecca McKibbin, Yale University Ph.D.
""The Effect of Clinical Trials on Prescribing""

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
December 6, 2016
12:00pm Yujung Whang, Yale University Ph.D.
""Dynamics of Preference and Social Geography: Evidence from Muslim Immigrants in the UK""

28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
December 13, 2016
12:00pm Kritika Narula, Yale University Ph.D./Pengpeng Xiao, Yale University Ph.D.
""Assessing the Supply Side Response to the Right to Education Act in India"/"Human Capital Accumulation and the Gender Wage Gap in Labor Market Equilibrium""
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
February 28, 2017
12:00pm Ana Reynoso, Yale University Ph.D.
"Marriage, Marital Investments, and Divorce"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
March 7, 2017
12:00pm Ro'ee Levy, Yale University Ph.D.
"Self Exposure and Persuasion in Social Media: A Field Experiment"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
March 14, 2017
12:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
March 21, 2017
12:00pm NO WORKSHOP
"Spring Break"
March 28, 2017
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
April 4, 2017
12:00pm Noriko Amano, Yale University Ph.D.
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
April 11, 2017
12:00pm Rebecca McKibbin, Yale University Ph.D.
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
April 18, 2017
12:00pm Ling Zhong, Yale University Ph.D.
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
April 25, 2017
12:00pm Taha Choukhmane, Yale University Ph.D.
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
May 2, 2017
12:00pm Tatjana Kleineberg, Yale University Ph.D.
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
May 9, 2017
12:00pm Yujung Whang, Yale University Ph.D.
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
May 16, 2017
12:00pm Pengpeng Xiao, Yale University Ph.D.
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8