Labor/Public Economics Workshop

Organized by:  Costas Meghir and Joe Shapiro

All graduate students and faculty are invited to attend the weekly workshop. Graduate students who anticipate undertaking dissertation research in microeconomics or labor, household consumption and savings, development and demography are expected to attend the workshop and register at least once for credit. Graduate students with a thesis prospectus and/or report on dissertation research should discuss it in advance with her/his faculty advisor and then sign up for a workshop presentation.

You can join the Labor/Public Mailing List if you want to receive announcements about the Labor/ Public Economics Workshop.

Thursdays, 4:00-5:30 pm, 28 Hillhouse Avenue, Room 106 (*unless otherwise noted)

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

Events/Seminars

August 31, 2017
4:00pm Yusuke Narita, Yale University
"Experimental Design as Market Design: Billions of Dollars Worth of Treatment Assignments"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
September 7, 2017
4:00pm Owen Zidar, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
"State Taxes and Spatial Misallocation" joint with Pablo D. Fajgelbaum (UCLA), Eduardo Morales (Princeton), and Juan Carlos Suarez Serrato (Duke)
Paper
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Signup Request
September 14, 2017
4:00pm Luigi Pistaferri, Stanford University
"Consumption Network Effects" joint with Giacomo De Giorgi (GSEM) and Anders Frederiksen (Aarhus University)
Paper
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Signup Request
September 21, 2017
4:00pm James Thomas, Yale University
"What Do Course Offerings Reveal About University Preferences?"
[Paper]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
September 28, 2017
4:00pm Rebecca McKibbin, Yale University
"Clinical Trials & Regulation: Lessons From Off-label Oncology"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
October 5, 2017
4:00pm Noriko Amano, Yale University
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
October 12, 2017
4:00pm Ran Abramitsky, Stanford University
"Cultural Assimilation During Two Ages of Mass Migration"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
October 26, 2017
4:00pm Jujung Whang, Yale University
"TBA"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
November 2, 2017
4:00pm Ana Reynoso, Yale University
"TBD"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
November 9, 2017
4:00pm Amanda Pallais, Harvard University
"TBA"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
November 16, 2017
4:00pm Kerwin Charles, University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy
"TBA"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
November 30, 2017
2:30pm David Dorn, University of Zurich, and Hamish Low, University of Cambridge
"TBA"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
December 7, 2017
4:00pm Claudia Olivetti, Boston College
"TBA"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106