01/2015 Seminars and Workshops

December 17, 2015 Richard Mansfield, Cornell University, "Task-Specific Experience and Task-Specific Talent: Decomposing the Productivity of High School Teachers", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
December 17, 2015 Monica Morlacco, Yale University, TBA, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
December 17, 2015 Jeff Qiu, Yale University, "A Model of Collaboration Networks: An Empirical Application to Academic Research Labs", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
December 16, 2015 Tibor Heumann, Yale PhD, "Trading with Multidimensional Signals", Microeconomic Theory Workshop Microeconomic Theory Workshop
December 15, 2015 Lorenzo Magnolfi, Yale University, “Estimation of Discrete Games with Weak Assumptions on Information”, Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
December 15, 2015 Michael Peters and Fabian Eckert, “Growth, Urbanization and Structural Change”, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
December 15, 2015 Eunhee Lee, Yale PhD, "Trade, Inequality, and the Endogenous Sorting of Heterogeneous Workers", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
December 14, 2015 Petra Persson, Stanford University, "The Long-Term Impacts of Grade Inflation" (with Rebecca Diamond), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
December 14, 2015 Hannah Trachtman, "Too Much Technology? Cognitive Limits to Adoption", Development Lunch Development Lunch
December 10, 2015 Julie Cullen, University of California, San Diego, "Coming of Age: Timing of Adolescence and Gender Identity Formation", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
December 10, 2015 Antoine Arnoud and Fabian Eckert, Yale University, "Sectors, Skills and Structural Change in Space" and A. Arnoud--TBA, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
December 10, 2015 Michi Igami, Yale University, "Mergers, Innovation, and Entry-Exit Dynamics: The Consolidation of the Hard Disk Drive Industry, 1996-2015" (joint with Kosuke Uetake), Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
December 9, 2015 Aureo de Paula, UCL/Cowles visitor, “Econometrics of Network Models (Part II)” , Econometrics Seminar, [Link to the paper] Econometrics Seminar
December 9, 2015 Federico Esposito, Yale PhD, "Risk Diversification and International Trade", International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
December 9, 2015 Chris Udry, Yale University, "Financial Markets and Household Organization in Rural Mali" Cowles Lunch Talk
December 8, 2015 Robin Lee, Harvard University, "Markov-Perfect Network Formation: An Applied Framework for Bilateral Oligopoly and Bargaining in Buyer-Seller Networks", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
December 8, 2015 Pascal Michaillat, LSE, "The Optimal Use of Government Purchases for Macroeconomic Stabilization", Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
December 8, 2015 Benjamin Friedrich, Yale PhD, "Internal Labor Markets and the Competition for Managerial Talent" (Job Market Talk), International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
December 8, 2015 CANCELLED-Rebecca McKibbin, Yale PhD, TBD, Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
December 8, 2015 Alex Smolin, Yale PhD, "Optimal Feedback Design", Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
December 7, 2015 Joshua Lewis, University of Montreal, Canary in a Coal Mine: Impact of Mid-20th Century Air Pollution on Infant Mortality and Property Values (with Karen Clay & Edson Severnini), Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
December 7, 2015 Tavneet Suri, MIT, “The Perils of Building Democracy in Africa” (with Benjamin Marx and Vincent Pons), Development Workshop Development Workshop
December 7, 2015 Aureo De Paula, UCL, “Econometrics of Network Models (Part I)” , Econometrics Research Workshop, [Link to paper] Econometrics Research Workshop
December 7, 2015 Adam McCloskey, Brown University/Cowles visitor, "Uniformity and Tuning Parameters", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
December 7, 2015 Gaurav Chiplunkar, "Job Search in Informal Labor Markets - Evidence from India", Development Lunch Development Lunch
December 4, 2015 Conference on Political Economy, Hoste by CSAP-Cowles
December 3, 2015 Richard Hornbeck, Harvard University, “Who Benefits From Productivity Growth? The Local and Aggregate Impacts of Local TFP Shocks on Wages, Rents, and Inequality”, Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
December 3, 2015 Tatjana Kleineberg, Yale University, "Financial frictions and production distortions", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
December 3, 2015 John Lazarev, New York University, "Input Allocation and Downstream Market Structure: Slot Control in the U.S. Airline Industry", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
December 3, 2015 Betsy Levy Paluck, Psychology, Princeton University, "TBA" Behavioral Sciences Workshop
December 3, 2015 Betsy Levy Paluck, Associate Professor of Psychology & Public Affairs, Princeton University, “Changing Social Norms and Behavior” Behavioral Sciences Workshop
December 2, 2015 Christoph Rothe, Columbia University, "Partial Identification in Regression Discontinuity Designs with a Manipulated Running Variable", Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
December 2, 2015 Eunhee Lee, Yale PhD, “Trade, Inequality, and the Endogenous Sorting of Heterogeneous Workers”, International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
December 1, 2015 Marcelo Sant'Anna, Yale University, "How Green Is Sugarcane Ethanol?", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
December 1, 2015 Fatih Karahan, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, "Understanding the 30-year Decline in the Startup Rate: a General Equilibrium Approach" (with B. Pugsley and A. Sahin), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
December 1, 2015 Tommaso Porzio, Yale PhD, "Distance to the Technology Frontier and the Allocation of Talent" (Job Market Talk), International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
December 1, 2015 Benjamin Friedrich, Yale PhD, "Internal Labor Markets and the Competition for Managerial Talent", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
November 30, 2015 Martha Howell, Columbia University, "Credit Networks in a Late Medieval Industrial Giant: The Case of Ypres", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
November 30, 2015 Alessandra Voena, University of Chicago/Cowles visitor, "Bride Price and Female Education" (with Nava Ashraf, Natalie Bau and Nathan Nunn), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
November 30, 2015 David Childers, Yale PhD, "On the Solution and Application of Rational Expectations Models with Function-Valued States", Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
November 30, 2015 Yujung Whang, "Counting the Uncountable: Gender Norm and Division of Labor", Development Lunch Development Lunch
November 30, 2015 Louise Laage, Yale PhD, "Nonparametric Analysis of Finite Mixtures" (with Y. Kitamura), Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
November 19, 2015 Bård Harstad, University of Oslo, "Compliance Technology and Self-Enforcing Agreements", Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Link to paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
November 19, 2015 Stephen Machin, LSE, "Minimum Wages and Firm Value" (joint with Brian Bell), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
November 19, 2015 Joachim Hubmer, Yale University, "The Job Ladder and its Implications for Earnings Risk", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
November 19, 2015 Donghyuk Kim and Maliheh Birjandi, Yale University, "Location Choice of Firms and Workers"/“Information Cascades in Online Reviews”, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
November 18, 2015 Sebastian Heise, Yale PhD, “The Effect of Firm-to-Firm Relationships on Price Rigidity: Theory and Data”, International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
November 18, 2015 Aleh Tsyvinski, Yale University, “The Economy of People's Republic of China from 1953” Cowles Lunch Talk
November 17, 2015 Camilla Roncoroni, Yale University, "Political Connections and Market Structure", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
November 17, 2015 Fatih Guvenen, University of Minnesota, visiting Yale, "Use It or Lose It: Efficiency Gains from Wealth Taxation", Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
November 17, 2015 Peter Schott, Yale University, “Trade Liberalization and Mortality: Evidence from U.S. Counties”, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
November 17, 2015 Eduardo Fraga, Yale PhD, "Selection on Ability and the Early Career Growth in the Gender Wage Gap", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
November 16, 2015 Mark Stelzner, Connecticut College, The New American Way: the Change in American Labor Law and the resulting Increase in Inequality, Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
November 16, 2015 Panelists: Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Reginald Jones Sr Fellow Peterson Inst for Intl Economics; Peter Schott, Juan Trippe Professor of International Economics Yale SOM; Ernesto Zedillo Director, Yale Ctr for the Study of Globalization: former Pres.of Mexico, "The Case (or not) for the TPP", Center for the Study of Globalization, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs Center for the Study of Globalization, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs
November 16, 2015 Karthik Muralidharan, University of California, San Diego, "Quality and Accountability in Healthcare Delivery: Audit-Study Evidence from Primary Care in India" (with Jishnu Das, Alaka Holla, & Aakash Mohpal), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
November 16, 2015 Timothy Armstrong, Yale University, "Optimal Inference in Some Nonparametric Problems", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
November 16, 2015 Jaya Wen, "The Causes and Consequences of the Nepalese Civil War", Development Lunch Development Lunch
November 12, 2015 Joshua Angrist, MIT, "Research Design Meets Market Design: Using Centralized Assignment for Impact Evaluation", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
November 12, 2015 Kiminori Matsuyama, Northwestern University/Cowles visitor, "Globalization and Synchronization of Innovation Cycles", Macro Lunch, [Paper] Macro Lunch
November 12, 2015 Matt Hom, Yale University, "The Paradox of School Choice: Evidence from Arizona", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
November 11, 2015 Isaiah Andrews, Harvard University/Cowles visitor, "Unbiased Instrumental Variables Estimation under Known First-Stage Sign" (with Tim Armstrong) , Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
November 11, 2015 Kiminori Matsuyama, Northwestern University/Cowles visitor, “The Home Market Effect and Patterns of Trade between Rich and Poor Countries”, International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
November 11, 2015 Luciano Pomatto, Yale University/Cowles visitor, "Testable Forecasts", Microeconomic Theory Workshop Microeconomic Theory Workshop
November 10, 2015 Stephen Ryan, University of Texas at Austin, "Demand Estimation with Machine Learning and Model Combination", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
November 10, 2015 Alireza Tahbaz-Salehi, Columbia University, "Microeconomic Origins of Macroeconomic Tail Risks" (with Daron Acemoglu and Asuman Ozdaglar), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
November 10, 2015 Matthew Grant, Yale PhD, “Special Economic Zones: Why the Double Standards?”, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
November 10, 2015 Yujung Whang, Yale PhD, "Counting the Uncountable", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
November 9, 2015 Nicolas Ziebarth, University of Iowa, “The Migration of Inventors in 19th Century America", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
November 9, 2015 Greg Fischer, London School of Economics, “Building Evidence from Multiple Studies: Gender & the Response to Incentives”, Development Workshop Development Workshop
November 9, 2015 Meredith Startz, "The Value of Face-to-Face: Travel and the Information Costs of Trade", Development Lunch Development Lunch
November 6, 2015 Department Wide Lecture, Koopmans Lectures Tjalling C. Koopmans Memorial Lectures
November 5, 2015 Klaus Zimmermann, IZA, "Macroeconomic Conditions and the Well-Being of Migrants", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
November 5, 2015 Giovanni Compiani, Yale University, "Discrete Choice Under Inattention", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
November 5, 2015 Department Wide Lecture, Koopmans Lectures Tjalling C. Koopmans Memorial Lectures
November 4, 2015 Pierre-André Chiappori, Columbia University, “Matching with Transfers: Applications” (Lecture 2), [Slides] Cowles Lunch Talk, Tjalling C. Koopmans Memorial Lectures
November 4, 2015 Department Wide Lecture, Koopmans Lectures Tjalling C. Koopmans Memorial Lectures
November 3, 2015 Pierre-André Chiappori, Columbia University, “Matching with Transfers: Theory: Theory” (Lecture 1), [Slides] Tjalling C. Koopmans Memorial Lectures
November 3, 2015 Kimberly D. Krawiec, Kathrine Robinson Everett Professor of Law, Duke University School of Law, "Pointless Pluralism? An Empirical Study of Volcker Rulemaking" YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
November 3, 2015 Cecile Gaubert, UC-Berkeley/Cowles visitor, “Tourism and Economic Development: Evidence from Mexico's Coastline” (with Benjamin Faber), International Trade Lunch, [Link to paper] International Trade Lunch
November 3, 2015 Aigerim Kabdiyeva, Yale PhD, "Do Financial Incentives Affect Vertical Integration in Health Care Markets?", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
November 3, 2015 Department Wide Lecture, Koopmans Lectures Tjalling C. Koopmans Memorial Lectures
November 2, 2015 Anna Bykhovskaya, Yale PhD, Functional Local Unit Root, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
November 2, 2015 Department Wide Lecture, Koopmans Lectures Tjalling C. Koopmans Memorial Lectures
October 29, 2015 Emiliano Catan, NYU School of Law, TBA LEO Workshop
October 29, 2015 Patrick Bayer, Duke University/Cowles Visitor, "How Arbitrary Is Justice? An Empirical Model of Jury Selection and Decision-Making", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper], [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
October 29, 2015 Yukun Liu, Yale University, "Labor Market Discount Rate", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
October 29, 2015 Rebecca McKibbin, Yale University, "The Effect of Clinical Trials on Doctor's Prescribing Decisions", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
October 29, 2015 Sendhil Mullainathan, Harvard University, “Machine and Human Intelligence” Behavioral Sciences Workshop
October 28, 2015 Kevin Song, University of British Columbia, "Ordering-Free Inference from Locally Dependent Data”, Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
October 28, 2015 Réka Juhász, London School of Economics, “Temporary Protection and Technology Adoption: Evidence from the Napoleonic Blockade”, International Trade Workshop, [Link to paper] International Trade Workshop
October 27, 2015 Robert Miller, Carnegie Mellon University, "Bidding Frictions in Ascending Auctions" (with Joachim Groeger), Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
October 27, 2015 Maryam Farboodi, Princeton University, "Strategic Opaqueness: A Cautionary Tale on Securitization" (with Ana Babus), Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
October 27, 2015 Alisa F. Levin, Co-principal, Greene-Levin-Synder LLC, Legal Search Group, “Big Law Today: Myths & Realities—Insights from a Veteran Recruiter” YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
October 27, 2015 Federico Esposito, Yale PhD, "Risk Diversification and International Trade" (Job market talk), International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
October 27, 2015 Julia Garlick, Yale PhD, "Occupation Choices and Education Investment: An Unintended Consequence of Microfinance", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
October 26, 2015 Shameel Ahmad, Yale University, "Trade and Demography in British India, 1881-1931", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
October 26, 2015 Tommaso Porzio, Yale University, "The Allocation of Talent and Distance to the Technological Frontier: Theory, Evidence, and Implications for Growth", Development Workshop Development Workshop
October 26, 2015 Marianne Bruins, University of Oxford, "Taxes, Welfare, and the Resources Parents Allocate to Children", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
October 26, 2015 Craig Palsson, "Haitian Land Rentals: 1928-1944", Development Lunch Development Lunch
October 22, 2015 Gerardo Ruiz Sanchez, Yale University, "Entry and Profitability in the Individual Health Insurance Exchanges", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
October 21, 2015 Martin W. Korman '89, Partner, and Ben Hance '02, Associate, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, "Selling Start-Ups" YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
October 20, 2015 Nathan Miller, Georgetown University, "Mergers Facilitate Tacit Collusion: Empirical Evidence from the US Brewing Industry", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
October 20, 2015 Gabriel Chodorow-Reich, Harvard University and NBER, "Secular Labor Reallocation and Business Cycles" (with Johannes Wieland), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
October 20, 2015 Zenichi Shishido, Professor, Hitotsubashi University Graduate School of International Corporate Strategy and Yale Law School Senior Research Scholar in Law, "Japanese Family Firms" YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
October 20, 2015 Meredith Startz, Yale PhD, “The Value of Face-to-face: Travel and the Information Costs of Trade”, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
October 20, 2015 Marianne Bruins, University of Oxford, "Increased Inequality in the Household Resources Allocated to Children, and its Causes: 1975-2012", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
October 19, 2015 Mohamed Saleh, Toulouse School of Economics, "The Cotton Boom and Slavery in Nineteenth-Century Rural Egypt", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
October 19, 2015 Kyle Emerick, Tufts University , Technological innovations, downside risk, and the modernization of agriculture (with Alain de Janvry, Elisabeth Sadoulet & Manzoor H. Dar), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
October 19, 2015 Jiti Gao, Monash University, "Sieve Estimation for Nonlinear Panel Data Models", Econometrics Research Workshop, [Paper] Econometrics Research Workshop
October 19, 2015 Martin W. Korman '89, Partner, and Ben Hance '02, Associate, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, "Building Start-Ups" YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
October 19, 2015 Johann Caro Burnett, "Compliance and Power in the United Nations", Development Lunch Development Lunch
October 17, 2015 Economic Growth Center Conference, "The Political Economy of Social Conflict Conference" Economic Growth Center Conference
October 16, 2015 Economics Growth Center Conference, "The Political Economy of Social Conflict Conference" Economic Growth Center Conference
October 15, 2015 Emily Nix, Yale University, "Learning Spillovers in the Firm", Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
October 15, 2015 *Sebastian Heise, Yale University, "Firm-to-Firm Relationships and Price Rigidity", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
October 15, 2015 Sharat Ganapati, Yale University, "International Sourcing, Local Market Power, and Gains From Trade: Evidence From the Wholesaling Industry", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
October 14, 2015 to October 22, 2015 Trevon D. Logan, Department of Economics, Ohio State University, “The National Rise in Residential Segregation” (with John Parman) LEO Workshop
October 14, 2015 Denis Chetverikov, UCLA/Cowles visitor, Nonparametric Instrumental Variable Estimation under Monotonicity'' (with D. Wilhelm), Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
October 14, 2015 Johannes Boehm, Science Po, “The Impact of Contract Enforcement Costs on Outsourcing and Aggregate Productivity”, International Trade Workshop, [Link to paper] International Trade Workshop
October 14, 2015 Tim Guinnane and Naomi Lamoreaux, Yale University, “Beyond the Public Corporation: Enterprise Law in France, Germany, Britain, and the U.S., 1800–1930” Cowles Lunch Talk
October 13, 2015 Hon. Leo E. Strine, Jr., Chief Justice, Delaware Supreme Court, “Corporate Power Ratchet: The Courts’ Role in Eroding 'We the People’s' Ability To Constrain Our Corporate Creations" YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
October 13, 2015 Sarah Moshary, eBay/Penn, "Price Discrimination across PACs and the Consequences of Political Advertising Regulation", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
October 13, 2015 Fabrizio Zilibotti, University of Zurich/Cowles visitor, "Sovereign Debt and Structural Reforms" (with Andreas Muller and Kjetil Storesletten), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
October 13, 2015 Eunhee Lee, Yale PhD, “Trade, Inequality, and the Endogenous Sorting of Heterogeneous Workers” (Job market talk), International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
October 13, 2015 Jeff Weaver & Sharat Ganapati, Yale PhDs, "The Economic Burden of Minimum Wage Price Pass-through", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
October 12, 2015 Bill Summerhill, UCLA, "Economic Consequences of Educational Backwardness in 20th-Century Brazil" (with Samuel de Abreu Pessôa and Edmilson Varejão), Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
October 12, 2015 Julia Garlick, Yale University, "Occupation Choices and Education Investment: An Unintended Consequence of Microfinance", Development Workshop Development Workshop
October 12, 2015 Gabriella Santangelo, “Firms and Farms: The Impact of Agricultural Productivity on the Local Indian Economy”, Development Lunch Development Lunch
October 8, 2015 David Webber, Associate Professor, Boston University School of Law , “Does the Quality of the Plaintiffs’ Law Firm Matter in Deal Litigation?” LEO Workshop, Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
October 8, 2015 Corina Mommaerts, Yale University, "Long-Term Care Insurance and the Family", Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
October 8, 2015 *Tommaso Porzio, Yale University, "Allocation of Talent and Distance to the Technology Frontier: Theory, Evidence and Implications for Growth", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
October 8, 2015 Sebastian Heise, Yale University, "The Effect of Firm-to-Firm Relationships on Price Rigidity: Theory and Data", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
October 8, 2015 Hunt Allcott, New York University, “The Welfare Effects of Nudges” (with Judd Kessler, UPenn Wharton School) Behavioral Sciences Workshop
October 7, 2015 Xu Cheng, University of Pennsylvania/Cowles visitor, "Identification and Estimation of Structural VAR Models with External Instruments" (with Xu Han & Jose Luis Montiel Olea), Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
October 7, 2015 Dr. Kathleen Hall Jamieson, UPenn, "Communicating the Value and Values of Science" ISPS Event
October 6, 2015 Victor Aguirregabiria, University of Toronto, "Identification and Estimation of Dynamic Games when Players' Beliefs Are Not in Equilibrium", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
October 6, 2015 Harold Cole, U Penn, "Debt Crises: For Whom the Bell Tolls" (with Daniel Neuhann and Guillermo Ordonez), Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
October 6, 2015 Sharat Ganapati, Yale PhD, “International Sourcing, Local Market Power, and Gains From Trade: Evidence From the Wholesaling Industry”, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
October 6, 2015 Ling Zhong & Joe Altonji, Yale University, "Undergraduate Field, Graduate Education, and Labor Market Outcomes", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
October 5, 2015 Peter Leeson, George Mason University, “Witch Trials" (With Jacob Russ) [Paper not available], Economic History Workshop Economic History Workshop
October 5, 2015 Xiang Ma, Yale University, Economies of Scale and Heterogeneity in Provision of Public Goods: Evidence from School Consolidation in China, Development Workshop Development Workshop
October 5, 2015 Shameel Ahmad, "Trade and Demography in British India, 1881-1931", Development Lunch Development Lunch
October 1, 2015 Ben Friedrich, Yale University, "Internal Labor Markets and the Competition for Managerial Talent", Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
October 1, 2015 Giuseppe Dari-Mattiacci, Professor of Law and Economics, University of Amsterdam Faculties of Law and of Economics, and Co-Director, Amsterdam Center for Law and Economics, "The Emergence of the Corporate Form" Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
October 1, 2015 Camilla Roncoroni, Yale University, "Political Connections as Barriers to Entry in the Supermarket Industry", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
October 1, 2015 Matthew Winters, University of Illinois, “Foreign Aid, Foreign Policy, and Domestic Government Legitimacy: Survey Experimental Evidence from Bangladesh”, Leitner Graduate Student Workshop Leitner Graduate Student Workshop
September 30, 2015 Alberto Abadie, Harvard Kennedy School, "Endogenous Stratification in Randomized Experiments", Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
September 30, 2015 Heather Tookes, Prof. of Finance, Yale University SOM, “Women in Economics and Finance”
September 30, 2015 Timothy J. Kehoe, University of Minnesota/Cowles visitor, “Global Imbalances and Structural Change in the United States” (with Kim J. Ruhl, Joseph B. Steinberg), International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
September 30, 2015 Matthew Jackson, Stanford University, “Gossip: Identifying Central Individuals in Networks and Information Diffusion Processes”, Cowles Lunch Talk, YINS Distinguished Lecture Cowles Lunch Talk, YINS Distinguished Lecture
September 30, 2015 YINS Distinguished Lecture Series: Matthew O. Jackson, Gossip: Identifying Central Individuals in Networks and Information Diffusion Processes, YINS Distinguished Lecture YINS Distinguished Lecture
September 29, 2015 Myrto Kalouptsidi, Princeton University, "Identification of Counterfactuals and Payoffs in Dynamic Discrete Choice with an Application to Land Use" (with Paul Scott and Eduardo Souza-Rodrigues), Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
September 29, 2015 Fabrizio Perri, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, CEPR and NBER, "Macroeconomics and Heterogeneity, Including Inequality" (with Dirk Krueger and Kurt Mitman), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
September 29, 2015 David Gelvez, Yale PhD, “International Trade Shocks through the Lens of Domestic Production Networks: Evidence from Colombia”, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
September 29, 2015 Masayuki Sawada, Yale PhD, "Gender Differences in Occupation and Education", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
September 28, 2015 Alberto Abadie, Harvard, Student Session, Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
September 28, 2015 James Fenske, University of Oxford, "Colonialism, Cotton and Famine in India, 1858-1918" (with Namrata Kala), Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
September 28, 2015 Gharad Bryan, London School of Economics, "Economic Development and the Spatial Allocation of Labor: Evidence from Indonesia”, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
September 28, 2015 Jeff Weaver, "Jobs for Sale: Bribery and Misallocation in Government Recruitment in India", Development Lunch Development Lunch
September 25, 2015 Roger Myerson, University of Chicago, “Local Agency Costs of Political Centralization”, Leitner Graduate Student Workshop Leitner Graduate Student Workshop
September 25, 2015 David Deming, Harvard University, "The Growing Importance of Social Skills in the Labor Market", SOM Economics Faculty Recruiting SOM Economics Faculty Recruiting
September 24, 2015 Jens Ludwig, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago, “Thinking, Fast and Slow? Some Field Experiments to Reduce Crime and Dropout in Chicago”, LEO Workshop LEO Workshop
September 24, 2015 CANCELLED - Fatih Guvenen, University of Minnesota, "Multidimensional Skill Mismatch", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
September 24, 2015 Marcelo Sant'Anna, Yale University, “How Green Is Sugarcane Ethanol? A Dynamic Discrete Choice Model of the Sugarcane Industry in Brazil", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
September 24, 2015 Taha Choukhmane, Yale University, "Two-way Consistent Lifecycle Consumption", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
September 24, 2015 Michael Norton, Business Administration, Harvard Business School, “Voting and Paying for Greater Economic Equality”, Behavioral Sciences Workshop, [Paper] Behavioral Sciences Workshop
September 24, 2015 Paul Novosad, Dartmouth College, “Dirty Politics: Mining Booms and Political Misbehavior in India”, Leitner Graduate Student Workshop Leitner Graduate Student Workshop
September 23, 2015 Adam McCloskey, Brown University, "Estimation and Inference with a (Nearly) Singular Jacobian" (with Sukjin Han), Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
September 23, 2015 Mary Amiti, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, “International Shocks and Domestic Prices: How Large Are Strategic Complementarities?” (with Oleg Itskhoki, Jozef Konings), International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
September 23, 2015 Eduardo Engel, University of Chile, “The Economics of Public-Private Partnerships”, Cowles Lunch Talk Cowles Lunch Talk
September 22, 2015 Panle Jia Barwick, Cornell University, "Conflicts of Interest and the Realtor Commission Puzzle", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
September 22, 2015 Stephen Terry, BU, "The Macro Impact of Short-Termism", Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
September 22, 2015 Federico Esposito, Yale PhD, “Risk Diversification and International Trade”, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
September 22, 2015 Tanya Baron, Tel Aviv University, “Wage Growth Decomposition: Mobility, Learning and Loss of Human Capital in Unemployment”, Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
September 21, 2015 Jared Rubin, Chapman University, "Endogenous Political Legitimacy: The English Reformation and the Institutional Foundations of Limited Government" (with Avner Greif), Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
September 21, 2015 Omer Moav, University of Warwick, "Cereals, Appropriability and Hierarchy" (with Joram Mayshar, Zvika Neeman, and Luigi Pascali), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
September 21, 2015 Julia Garlick, "Occupation and Education Choices: Heterogeneity and Frictions", Development Lunch Development Lunch
September 17, 2015 Hannes Spinnewijn, London School of Economics, “The Optimal Timing of Unemployment Benefits: Theory and Evidence from Sweden”, Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
September 17, 2015 John Paulson and Robert J. Shiller, Arthur M. Okun Memorial Conversation
September 17, 2015 Lorenzo Magnolfi, Yale University, "Estimation of Discrete Games under Weak Assumptions on Information", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
September 17, 2015 Tibor Heumann, Yale University, "Trading with Multidimensional Signals", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
September 16, 2015 Matias Cattaneo, University of Michigan, Treatment Effects with Many Covariates and Heteroskedasticity (with Michael Jansson & Whitney Newey), Econometrics Seminar, [Link to paper] Econometrics Seminar
September 16, 2015 Jonathan Dingel, University of Chicago-Booth, “Spatial and Social Frictions in the City: Evidence from Yelp” (with Donald R. Davis & Joan Monras), International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
September 15, 2015 Ulrich Doraszelski, Wharton, “Measuring the Bias of Technological Change” (with Jordi Jaumandreu), Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
September 15, 2015 Jaroslav Borovicka, NYU, "Survival and long-run dynamics with heterogeneous beliefs under recursive preferences", Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
September 15, 2015 Corina Mommaerts, Yale PhD, "Long-Term Care Insurance and the Family", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
September 15, 2015 Anna Gumpert, Yale University, “The Organization of Knowledge in Multinational Firms”, International Trade Lunch, [Linked to paper] International Trade Lunch
September 14, 2015 Dror Goldberg, The Open University of Israel, "Money, Credit, and Banking in Virginia, 1585-1645", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
September 14, 2015 Xiang Ma, "Economies of Scale and Heterogeneity in Provision of Public Goods: Evidence from School Consolidation in China", Development Lunch Development Lunch
September 10, 2015 Petra Moser, NYU, "Copyright and Creativity: Evidence from Italian Operas" (with Michela Giorcelli), Industrial Organization Seminar, [Link to paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
September 10, 2015 Minghao Li, Yale University, "Optimal Monetary Policy With Asymmetric Shocks and Rational Inattention", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
September 10, 2015 Joe Shapiro, Yale University, "Consequences of the U.S. Clean Water Act and the Demand for Water Quality", Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
September 10, 2015 Organizational Meeting, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
September 9, 2015 Tassos Magdalinos - University of Southampton/Cowles visitor, "Robust Econometric Inference in Cointegrated Systems with Multiple Persistence Degrees" (with Peter Phillips), Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
September 9, 2015 Fatih Guvenen, University of Minnesota, “Firming Up Inequality”, Cowles Lunch Talk Cowles Lunch Talk
September 8, 2015 Lorenzo Caliendo, Yale SOM (with Maximiliano Dvorkin and Fernando Parro), "Trade and Labor Market Dynamics", Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
September 8, 2015 Emily Nix, Yale PhD, "Learning Spillovers in the Firm", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
September 3, 2015 Will Dobbie, Princeton University, "The Effect of Consumer Bankruptcy on Financial Health, Labor Supply, and Mortality", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
September 3, 2015 Julia Garlick, Yale PhD, "Occupation and Education Choices: Heterogeneity and Friction", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
September 2, 2015 Benjamin Friedrich, Yale PhD, "Internal Labor Markets and the Competition for Managerial Talent", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
September 1, 2015 Aron Tobias, Yale PhD, "Income Redistribution in Open Economies", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
September 1, 2015 Eunhee Lee, Yale PhD, "Trade, Inequality, and the Endogenous Sorting of Heterogeneous Workers", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 31, 2015 Shameel Ahmad, Yale PhD, "TBA", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 28, 2015 Xiang Ma, Yale PhD, “Economies of Scale and Heterogeneity in Provision of Public Goods: Evidence from School Consolidation in China”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 27, 2015 Corina Mommaerts, Yale PhD, "Long-Term Care Insurance and the Family", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 26, 2015 Julia Garlick, Yale PhD, "Occupation and Eduction Choices: Heterogeneity and Friction", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 25, 2015 Emily Nix, Yale PhD, “Learning Spillovers within the Firm: Theory and Applications”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 20, 2015 Lorenzo Magnolfi, PhD, "Estimation of Discrete Games under Weak Assumptions on Information", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 13, 2015 Marcelo Sant’Anna, Yale PhD, “How Green is Sugarcane Ethanol? A Dynamic Discrete Choice Model of the Sugarcane Industry in Brazil”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 5, 2015 Alex Smolin, Yale PhD, “Optimal Promotion Contracts", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 4, 2015 Tibor Heumann, Yale PhD, "Trading with Multidimensional Signals", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 2, 2015 Frontiers of Theoretical Econometrics in celebration of Don Andrews’ 60th birthday, International Conference
August 1, 2015 Frontiers of Theoretical Econometrics in celebration of Don Andrews’ 60th birthday, International Conference
July 22, 2015 Tommaso Porzio, Yale PhD, “(Dis)Advantage of Backwardness? Allocation of Talent and the Dual Economy Trap”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
July 21, 2015 Sebastian Heise, Yale PhD, “The Value of Firm-to-Firm Relationships: Theory and Data”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
July 17, 2015 Xiang Ma, Yale PhD, “Economies of Scale and Heterogeneity in Provision of Public Goods: Evidence from School Consolidation in China”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
July 17, 2015 Johann Caro Burnett, Yale PhD, “Optimal Voting in International Organizations”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
June 12, 2015 Conference in Structural Microeconomics, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles Summer Conference Cowles Summer Conference
June 11, 2015 Conference in Structural Microeconomics, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles Summer Conference Cowles Summer Conference
June 11, 2015 New Perspectives in Macroeconomics, Development and International Trade, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles Summer Conference Cowles Summer Conference
June 10, 2015 Heterogeneous Agents and Microeconometrics, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles Summer Conference Cowles Summer Conference
June 10, 2015 New Perspectives in Macroeconomics, Development and International Trade, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles Summer Conference Cowles Summer Conference
June 9, 2015 Conference in Economic Theory, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles Summer Conference Cowles Summer Conference
June 9, 2015 Heterogeneous Agents and Microeconometrics, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles Summer Conference Cowles Summer Conference
June 8, 2015 Conference in Economic Theory, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles Summer Conference Cowles Summer Conference
June 2, 2015 Chiara Margaria, Yale PhD, "Learning and Payoff externalities in an Investment Game", Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
May 14, 2015 Shaddin Dughmi, University of Southern California, "Algorithmic Bayesian Persuasion" (with Haifeng Xu), Micro Theory Lunch, [Paper] Micro Theory Lunch
May 13, 2015 Willie Fuchs, Berkeley Haas, "Transparency and Distressed Sales under Asymmetric Information" (with Aniko Ory and Andy Skrzypacz), Microeconomic Theory Workshop Microeconomic Theory Workshop
May 12, 2015 Matthew Grant, Yale PhD, "Special Economic Zones: Why the Double Standards?", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
May 12, 2015 Juan Dubra, University of Montevideo, "A Theory of Rational Attitude Polarization", Micro Theory Lunch, [Paper] Micro Theory Lunch
May 11, 2015 Nishith Prakash, Yale University, Do Criminally Accused Politicians Affect Economic Outcomes? Evidence from India, Development Lunch Development Lunch
May 7, 2015 Douglas Staiger, Dartmouth College, "Identifying Allocative and Productive Inefficiency in Healthcare", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
May 6, 2015 Marzena Rostek, University of Wisconsin-Madison/Cowles visitor, "Decentralized Exchange" (joint with Semyon Malamud), Microeconomic Theory Workshop Microeconomic Theory Workshop
May 5, 2015 Heski Bar-Isaac, University of Toronto, "Multidimensional Asymmetric Information, Adverse Selection, and Efficiency " (joint w/Ian Jewitt and Clare Leaver), Industrial Organization Seminar, [Link to Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
May 5, 2015 Julia Garlick, Yale PhD, "Household Types, Frictions and Education Choices", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
May 5, 2015 Sharat Ganapti, Yale PhD, "International Sourcing, Local Market Power, and Gains From Trade: Evidence From the Wholesaling Industry", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
May 5, 2015 Jorge Catepillan, Northwestern University, "Asymmetric War of Attrition" (with Jose-Antonio Espin-Sanchez), Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
May 4, 2015 Gabriella Santangelo, Yale University, "Firms and Farms: The Impact of Agricultural Productivity on the Local Indian Economy”, Development Lunch Development Lunch
May 4, 2015 John Majewski, UC Santa Barbara, "Slavery, Economic Creativity, and the Coming of the Civil War", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
May 4, 2015 Chen Xi, Yale University, "Happiness In the Air: How Does Dirty Sky Affect Subjective Well-being?", Development Lunch Development Lunch
May 2, 2015 Doing Business with Strangers: Finance and Enterprise in the Pre-Industrial World, Economic History Conference, Economic History Conference Economic History Conference
May 1, 2015 Doing Business with Strangers: Finance and Enterprise in the Pre-Industrial World, Economic History Conference, Economic History Conference Economic History Conference
April 30, 2015 Sharat Ganapati, Yale PhD, "International Sourcing, Local Market Power, and Gains From Trade: Evidence From the Wholesaling Industry" , Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
April 29, 2015 Auero de Paula, University College London/Cowles visitor, "CCP and the Estimation of Nonseparable Dynamic Models" (with Dennis Kristensen and Lars Nesheim), Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
April 29, 2015 Emir Kamenica, University of Chicago/Booth, "Information Environments and the Impact of Competition on Information Provision" (with Matthew Gentzkow), Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Link to paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
April 28, 2015 Andrew Chesher, University College London, "Identification of the Distribution of Valuations in an Incomplete Model of English Auctions", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
April 28, 2015 Eduardo Morales, Princeton University, "State Taxes and Spatial Misallocation" (with P. Fajgelbaum, J.C. Suarez Serrato, and O. Zidar), Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
April 28, 2015 Noriko Amano, Yale PhD, "Inequality and the Marriage Market", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 28, 2015 Lezhen Wu, Yale PhD, "The impact of FDI on trade policy: liberalization potential of FDI", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
April 28, 2015 Scott Kominers, Harvard University, "Hidden Substitutes", Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
April 27, 2015 Laura Schechter, Yale University Visitor, "Vote Buying, Networks and Information" (with Frederico Finan & Horacio Larreguy), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
April 27, 2015 Elizabeth Kaske, Carnegie Mellon, "Rank selling, Taxation, and Government Debt in Late Qing China: Exploring Institutional Constraints for Fiscal Reforms", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
April 27, 2015 Andrew Chesher, University College London/Cowles visitor, "IV Models with Set-Valued Residuals", Econometrics Research Workshop, [Paper] Econometrics Research Workshop
April 27, 2015 Tommaso Porzio, Yale University , "(Not) Growing Like Leaders Did: Organization of Production and Distance from the Technological Frontier", Development Lunch Development Lunch
April 27, 2015 Aureo DePaula, University College London/Cowles visitor, "Identification of Preferences in Network Formation Games" (with Seth Richards-Shubik & Elie Tamer), Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
April 26, 2015 11th Annual Conference on General Equilibrium and its Applications, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles GE Conference Cowles GE Conference
April 25, 2015 11th Annual Conference on General Equilibrium and its Applications, Cowles Foundation Conference, Cowles GE Conference Cowles GE Conference
April 24, 2015 A Celebration of Donald Brown, Economics Department Conference, Cowles GE Conference Cowles GE Conference
April 23, 2015 Elisabeth D. de Fontenay, Associate Professor of Law, Duke Law School, "Market Information and the Elite Law Firm" , LEO Workshop, Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace LEO Workshop, Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
April 23, 2015 Lucas Davis, UC Berkeley, "The Value of Transmission in Electricity Markets: Evidence from a Nuclear Power Plant Closure" (with Catherine Hausman), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
April 23, 2015 Haobin Wang, Yale University, "Collateral Constraint, Unconventional Monetary Policy and Cross-border Capital Flows", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
April 23, 2015 Emily Nix, Yale PhD, "Learning from Others within the Firm: Theory and Applications", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 23, 2015 Gerardo Ruiz Sanchez, “Issuer's Service Areas and Price Competition in the Individual Health Insurance Exchanges”, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
April 22, 2015 Report of the Presidential Carbon Charge Task Force, Discussion of findings
April 22, 2015 Valentin Patilea, ENSAI/Cowles visitor, "Semiparametric Approaches in Survival Analysis", Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
April 22, 2015 Nicolas Lambert, Stanford University/Cowles visitor, "Dynamic Belief Elicitation" (with Christopher Chambers), Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
April 22, 2015 Truman Bewley, Yale University, “An Interview Study of Pricing”
April 21, 2015 Daniel Bjorkegren, "The Adoption of Network Goods: Evidence from the Spread of Mobile Phones in Rwanda", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Link to paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
April 21, 2015 Erzo G.J. Luttmer, University of Minnesota/Cowles visitor, "An Assignment Model of Knowledge Diffusion and Income Inequality", Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
April 21, 2015 Corina Mommaerts, Yale PhD, "Long-Term Care Insurance and the Family", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 21, 2015 Max Perez Leon, Yale PhD, "Import Network Formation", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
April 21, 2015 Johannes Hörner, Yale University, "Implementation in Markovian Environments", Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
April 20, 2015 Paul Rhode, University of Michigan, "Biological Innovation without IPRs: Cotton Breeding in the Antebellum American South", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
April 20, 2015 Julia Garlick, Yale University, "Firm Types, Frictions, and Educational Choice", Development Lunch Development Lunch
April 20, 2015 Valentin Patilea, ENSAI/Cowles visitor, "Some New Facts on Specification Tests for Models Defined by Conditional Moments", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
April 16, 2015 Susanne Augenhofer, Professor of Law, Humboldt University Berlin and Associate Research Scholar, Yale Law School, "Self-Regulation and the Interface of Consumer Protection and Corporate Governance", YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
April 16, 2015 Tibor Heumann, Yale University, "Inefficiencies in Economies with Endogenous Aggregaton of Information", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
April 16, 2015 Lorenzo Magnolfi, “Regulatory Competition and the Market for Corporate Law”, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
April 14, 2015 Andrei Schleifer, Harvard University, "Educated Entrepreneurs"
April 14, 2015 Sebastian Heise, Yale PhD, “Firm-to-Firm Relationships and the Cost of Recessions”, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
April 14, 2015 Rebecca McKibbin, Yale PhD, "The impact of off-label prescribing on new drug development", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 14, 2015 Yuke Li, Yale PhD, “A Network Approach to International Relations“, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
April 13, 2015 Jeremy Stein, Harvard University, “The Federal Reserve’s Balance Sheet and its Financial Stability Objectives”
April 13, 2015 Dean Karlan, Yale University, "Unshrouding Effects on Demand for a Costly Add-on: Evidence from Bank Overdrafts in Turkey" (with S. Alan, M. Cemalcilar, & J. Zinman), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
April 13, 2015 Malte Lierl, Yale University, “Social Incentives and Free Riding: Experimental Evidence from 48 Villages in Tanzania”, Development Lunch Development Lunch
April 9, 2015 Pedro Carneiro, University College London, "A Helping Hand? Teacher Quality and Learning Outcomes in Kindergarten" (with Maria Caridad Araujo, Yyannu Cruz-Aguayo, Norbert Schady), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
April 9, 2015 Sebastian Heise, Yale University, "Firm-to-Firm Relationships and the Cost of Recessions", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
April 9, 2015 Camilla Roncoroni, "Political Connections as Barriers to Entry in the Supermarket Industry", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
April 8, 2015 Yoosoon Chang, Indiana University, “Regime Switching Model with Endogenous Autoregressive Latent Factor”, Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
April 8, 2015 Robert Staiger, Dartmouth, "Multilateral Trade Bargaining: A First Look at the GATT Bargaining Records", International Trade Workshop, [Link to paper] International Trade Workshop
April 8, 2015 Arunava Sen, ISI, "Randomization in Mechanism Design for Voting Models", Microeconomic Theory Workshop Microeconomic Theory Workshop
April 7, 2015 Matthew Gentry, London School of Economics, “Simultaneous First-Price Auctions with Preferences Over Combinations” (with Tatiana Komarova & Pasquale Schiraldi), Industrial Organization Seminar, [Link to paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
April 7, 2015 Chang-Tai Hsieh, University of Chicago, Booth, "How Destructive is Innovation?" (with D. Garcia-Macia and P.J. Klenow), Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
April 7, 2015 Amanda Kowalski, Yale University, “Marginal Treatment Effects in Experiments”, Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 7, 2015 Xiangliang Li, "On the Existence and Uniqueness of Trade Equilibria", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
April 7, 2015 Alp Atakan, Koc University, "Market Selection and the Information Content of Prices" (with M. Ekmekci), Micro Theory Lunch, [Paper] Micro Theory Lunch
April 6, 2015 Mushfiq Mobarak, Yale University, “Can Network Theory based Targeting Increase Technology Adoption?” (with L. Beaman, A. BenYishay, & J. Magruder), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
April 6, 2015 Joel Mokyr, Northwestern, "A Culture of Growth: Origins of the Modern Economy", Economic History Workshop Economic History Workshop
April 6, 2015 Irene Botosaru, Simon Fraser, "Difference-in-Differences when the Treatment Status is Observed in Only One Period" (with Federico Gutierrez), Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
April 6, 2015 Xiang Ma, Yale University, Economies of Scale and Heterogeneity in Provision of Public Goods: Evidence from School Consolidation in China, Development Lunch Development Lunch
April 6, 2015 Gregory Cox, Yale PhD, "Estimating a Factor Model with a Weak Factor", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
April 2, 2015 Marika Cabral, University of Texas, Austin, "Does Privatized Health Insurance Benefit Patients or Producers? Evidence from Medicare Advantage" (with Michael Geruso & Neale Mahoney), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
April 2, 2015 Marcelo Sant'Anna, "Sugarcane Ethanol and the Renewable Fuel Standard", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
April 1, 2015 Emmanuel Guerre, Queen Mary-University of London, "Parametric and Nonparametric Quantile Regression Methods for First-price Auction: A Signal Approach" (with Nathalie Gimenes), Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
April 1, 2015 Philip J. Reny, University of Chicago/Cowles Visitor, "Sequential Equilibrium in Multi-Stage Games with Infinite Sets of Types and Actions" (with Roger B. Myerson), Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
March 31, 2015 Ali Yurukoglu, Stanford University, "The Welfare Effects of Vertical Integration in Multichannel Television Markets", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
March 31, 2015 Ilse Lindenlaub, NYU, "Unemployment Cycles" (joint with Jan Eeckhout), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
March 31, 2015 Benjamin Friedrich, "Internal Promotion versus External Hiring of Managers: Theory and Evidence", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
March 31, 2015 Tommaso Porzio, "(Not) Growing Like Leaders Did: Organization of Production and Distance from the Technological Frontier", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
March 31, 2015 Zvika Neeman, Tel Aviv University/Cowles visitor, "Government Funding for R&D Start-Ups" (with S.Lach & M.Schankerman), Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
March 30, 2015 Dan Keniston, Yale University, “Dutch Disease or Agglomeration? The Local Economic Effects of Natural Resource Booms” (with H. Allcott), Development Workshop Development Workshop
March 30, 2015 Bert van der Spek, VU University Amsterdam, "Money, Prices and Market in the Ancient Near East", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
March 30, 2015 Giovanni Compiani, "Sharp Bounds for Nonseparable Models", Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
March 30, 2015 Sriniketh Nagavarapu, "Subsidized Goods and Women's Health in Urban Punjab", Development Lunch Development Lunch
March 30, 2015 Yuya Sasaki, Johns Hopkins/Cowles visitor, "Earnings Dynamics with Heteroskedastic Permanent Shocks" (with Irene Botosaru), Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
March 30, 2015 Jason Furman, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors, Informal Faculty Discussion, Economics Department Talk Economics Department Talk
March 27, 2015 Weil Gotshal & Manges Roundtable, Yale Law School, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
March 26, 2015 Sandra Black, UCLA, "Does Grief Transfer Across Generations? In-Utero Deaths and Child Outcomes?" (joint w/Paul J. Devereux and Kjell G. Salvanes), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 26, 2015 Tommaso Porzio, Yale University, "(Not) Growing Like Leaders Did: Organization of Production and Distance from the Technological Frontier", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
March 26, 2015 Ken Gillingham, "A Dynamic Model of Vehicle Ownership, Type Choice, and Usage", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
March 25, 2015 James Powell, UCLA/Cowles visitor, "Simple Estimators for Invertible Index Models", Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
March 25, 2015 Stefania Minardi - HEC Paris, "Subjective Contingencies and Limited Bayesian Updating" , Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
March 25, 2015 Tony Smith, Yale University, “Is Piketty’s ‘Second Law of Capitalism’ Fundamental?”, Cowles Lunch Talk, [Link to paper] Cowles Lunch Talk
March 24, 2015 Xavier D'Haultfoeuille, ENSAE, "Automobile Prices in Market Equilibrium with Unobserved Price Discrimination", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
March 24, 2015 Mark Aguiar, Princeton University, "Sovereign Debt Crises", Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
March 24, 2015 Yu Jung Whang, Yale University, "Redistribution and Insurance in a Fast Growing Economy", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
March 24, 2015 Alex Smolin, Yale PhD, "Repeated Cheap-Talk" (with C.Margaria), Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
March 23, 2015 Nick Ryan, Yale University, "Is There an Energy-Efficiency Gap? Experimental Evidence from Indian Manufacturing Plants", Development Workshop Development Workshop
March 23, 2015 Mary O'Sullivan, University of Geneva, "Too Much Ado about Morgan's Men: The U.S. Securities Markets, 1908-1914", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
March 23, 2015 Yu Jung Whang, Yale University, "Redistribution and Insurance in a Fast Growing Economy", Development Lunch Development Lunch
March 23, 2015 Jim Powell, UC Berkeley/Cowles visitor, "A Quantile Correlated Random Coefficient Panel Data Model", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch, [Paper] Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
March 9, 2015 Thomas Piketty, Paris School of Economics, "Capital In the 21st Century"
March 5, 2015 Orazio Attanasio, University College London, "Non Linear Pricing in Village Economies" (with Elena Pastorino, University of Minnesota), Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 5, 2015 Eric Hilt, Visiting Professor, Yale Economics Department and Associate Professor of Economics, Wellesley College, "Investment Banks as Corporate Monitors in the Early 20th Century United States", Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law, [Paper] Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
March 5, 2015 Nathan Yang, “Better Together? Retail Chain Performance Dynamics in Store Expansion Before and After Mergers” (with Mitsukuni Nishida) , Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop, [Paper] Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
March 4, 2015 Sourav Bhattacharya, University of Pittsburgh, "A Possibility Theorem on Information Aggregation In Elections" (with P. Barelli and L. Siga), Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
March 4, 2015 Bruce Hansen, University of Wisconsin-Madison, "Robust Inference", Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
March 4, 2015 Christopher Taber, University of Wisconsin-Madison, “Selection on Observables and Unobservables”, Cowles Lunch Talk Cowles Lunch Talk
March 3, 2015 Amit Gandhi, University of Wisconsin, "On the Identification of Production Functions: How Heterogeneous is Productivity", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Link to paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
March 3, 2015 Matthias Doepke, Northwestern University/Cowles visitor, "Knowledge Transmission, Apprenticeship, and Technological Progress in the Pre-Industrial Economy" (with David de la Croix and Joel Mokyr), Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
March 3, 2015 Meredith Startz, "The Value of Face-to-face: Travel and the Information Costs of Trade", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
March 3, 2015 Yi Chen, Yale PhD, "Strategic Experimentation on a Common Threshold", Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
March 2, 2015 Gabriel Ulyssea, PUC-Rio, "Firms, Informality and Development: Theory and Evidence from Brazil", Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
March 2, 2015 Ran Abrimitzky, Stanford, "Cultural Assimilation During the Age of Mass Migration", Economic History Workshop Economic History Workshop
March 2, 2015 Anna Mikusheva, MIT/Cowles visitor, "Weak Identification: Open Questions", Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
March 2, 2015 Ana Reynoso, Yale University, ''Matching in Marriage Markets with Polygamy'', Development Lunch Development Lunch
March 2, 2015 Ke-Li Xu, Texas A&M/Cowles visitor, "Subvector Inference for Local Regression", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch, [Paper] Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
February 26, 2015 Christopher Taber, University of Wisconsin, "Estimation of a Roy/Search/Compensating Differential Model of the Labor Market", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
February 26, 2015 Marina Carvalho, Yale University, "Taxation in an Asset Pricing Model with Dispersed Information", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
February 26, 2015 Nick Ryan, Yale University, "The Value of Regulatory Discretion: Estimates from Environmental Inspections in India", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
February 25, 2015 Anna Mikusheva, MIT/Cowles visitor, "Conditional Inference with a Functional Nuisance Parameter" (with I. Andrews), Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
February 25, 2015 Claudia Steinwender, Princeton University, "Information Frictions and the Law of One Price: When the States and the Kingdom became United", International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
February 25, 2015 Jack Fanning, Brown University, "Polarization and Delay: Uncertainty in Reputational Bargaining", Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
February 25, 2015 Art Campbell, Yale Institute for Network Science, Meet YINS Seminar, YINS Distinguished Lecture YINS Distinguished Lecture
February 24, 2015 Brent Neiman, University of Chicago, Booth, "Capital Depreciation and Labor Shares Around the World: Measurement and Implications" (with Loukas Karabarbounis), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
February 24, 2015 Eunhee Lee, Endogenous Allocation of Skills and the Distributional Effect of Trade, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
February 24, 2015 Adrien Vigier, University of Oslo & Cowles Visitor, "Pundits and Quacks"., Micro Theory Lunch, [Paper] Micro Theory Lunch
February 23, 2015 Sendhil Mullainathan, Professor of Economics, Harvard University, "Against Against Prediction: How Machine Learning Can Improve the Legal System"
February 23, 2015 Mark Rosenzweig, Yale University , "Networks and Misallocation: Insurance, Migration, and the Rural-Urban Wage Gap" (with Kaivan Munshi), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
February 23, 2015 Noam Yuchtman, UC Berkeley-Haas, "Curriculum and Ideology", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
February 23, 2015 Jeff Weaver, Yale University, "Jobs for Sale: Bribery and Misallocation Among Indian Health Workers", Development Lunch Development Lunch
February 23, 2015 Anna Mikusheva, MIT/Cowles visitor, "A Geometric Approach to Nonlinear Econometric Models" (with I. Andrews), Econometrics Prospectus Lunch, [Link to paper] Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
February 19, 2015 Robert J. Jackson, Columbia Law School, "How Quickly Do Markets Learn? Private Information Dissemination in a Natural Experiment"
February 19, 2015 Christopher Stanton, London School of Economics, Information Frictions and Observable Experience, Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
February 19, 2015 Gabriele Foa, Yale University, "Adjustment Costs and Consumption Behavior", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
February 18, 2015 Kengo Kato, University of Tokyo/Cowles visitor, "Testing Many Moment Inequalities" (with V. Chernozhukov & D. Chetverikov), Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
February 18, 2015 Paula Bustos, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, "Agricultural Productivity and Structural Transformation. Evidence from Brazil" (with Bruno Caprettini & Jacopo Ponticielli), International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
February 18, 2015 Sam Kortum, Yale University, “Firm-to-Firm Trade: Imports, Exports, and the Labor Market” (with Jonathan Eaton & Francis Kramarz), [Paper]
February 18, 2015 Nicholas Christakis, "Social Networks and Human Evolution, YINS Distinguished Lecture YINS Distinguished Lecture
February 17, 2015 Marios Angeletos, MIT, "Quantifying Confidence" (with Fabrice Collard and Harris Dellas), Macroeconomics Workshop, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
February 17, 2015 Ana Reynoso, “Matching in Marriage Markets with Polygamy”, Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
February 17, 2015 Ulrich Schetter, Comparative Advantages with Product Complexity and Product Quality, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
February 16, 2015 Eric Weese, Yale University, "Inefficiency and Self-Determination", Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
February 16, 2015 Kengo Kato, University of Tokyo/Cowles visitor, "Gaussian Approximation of Empirical Processes", Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
February 16, 2015 Mushfiq Mobarak, Yale University, “Strategies to Induce Investment in Sanitation: Evidence from a Cluster-Randomized Trial in Rural Bangladesh” (written with Raymond Guiteras and James Levinsohn), Development Lunch Development Lunch
February 16, 2015 Kengo Kato, University of Tokyo/Cowles visitor, "Empirical Process Theory and Econometrics'', Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
February 13, 2015 Yuichiro Kamada - UC Berkeley, "Valence Candidates and Ambiguous Platforms in Policy Announcement Games" (joint w/ T.Sugaya), Micro Theory Lunch, [Link to paper] Micro Theory Lunch
February 12, 2015 Anna Aizer, Brown University, "Lead Exposure and Racial Disparities in Test Scores", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
February 12, 2015 Louise M. Parent, Of Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and former Executive Vice President and General Counsel, American Express; Moderator: Craig B. Brod '80, Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Visiting Clinical Lecturer, Yale, "Observations on the Role of the General Counsel: The Demands, Challenges and Opportunities,"
February 12, 2015 Rodrigo Pinto, University of Chicago, "Selection Bias in a Controlled Experiment: The Case of Moving to Opportunity”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 11, 2015 Bryan S. Graham, University of California, Berkeley, “Empirical Models of Network Formation with Heterogenous Agents”
February 10, 2015 Yasser Boualam, UPenn, Wharton, ”Bank Lending and Relationship Capital”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 9, 2015 Richard Ravitch ’58 YLS Former Lieutenant Governor of New York Former Chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Former Chairman of the Bowery Savings Bank Former Chairman of the New York State Urban Development Corporation, “Is there a Risk that We Will have More Detroits?”
February 9, 2015 A Conversation with Kimberley Harris '96, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, NBCUniversal, "How to Craft a Career"
February 9, 2015 Laura Schechter, Yale University Visitor, Advice-Taking, Learning, and Technology Adoption: Results from an Economic Experiment with Farmers , Development Lunch Development Lunch
February 6, 2015 Paolo Somaini, MIT, “Demand Analysis Using Strategic Reports: An Application to a School Choice Mechanism”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 5, 2015 Glen Weyl, Microsoft Research New England Lab; University of Chicago/Economics, "Quadratic Voting"
February 5, 2015 Benjamin Hebert, Harvard University, ”Moral Hazard and the Optimality of Debt”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 4, 2015 Rebecca Dizon-Ross, MIT, ”Parents’ Perceptions and Children’s Education: Experimental Evidence from Malawi”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 4, 2015 Michael Kearns, University of Pennsylvania, “Games, Networks, and People”
January 30, 2015 Zhen Hou, University of Minnesota, ”Higher Order Beliefs, Confidence, and Business Cycles”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 29, 2015 Gregor Jarosch, University of Chicago, ”Searching for Job Security and the Consequences of Job Loss”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 28, 2015 Albert-László Barabási, Center of Complex Networks Research, Northeastern University and Division of Network Medicine, Harvard University, “Taming Complexity: Controlling Networks”
January 27, 2015 Rodrigo Pinto, University of Chicago, ”Selection Bias in a Controlled Experiment: The Case of Moving to Opportunity”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 26, 2015 Adrian Auclert, MIT, ”Monetary Policy and the Redistribution Channel”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 23, 2015 Frank Schilbach, Harvard University, ”Alcohol and Self-Control: A Field Experiment in India”, Junior Faculty Recruiting Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 22, 2015 Jeffrey Kling, Congressional Budget Office, "Neighborhood Effects on Use of African-American Vernacular English"
January 22, 2015 Luciano Pomatto, Kellogg School of Management, ”Stable Matching under Forward-Induction Reasoning”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 21, 2015 Edward Vytlacil, NYU/Cowles Visitor, “Instrumental Variables, Monotonicity Conditions, and the Sign of the Average Treatment Effect", Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
January 21, 2015 Ilse Lindenlaub, NYU, “Sorting Multidimensional Types: Theory and Application”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 21, 2015 Ameet Morjaria, London School of Economics and Harvard University, "Competition and Relational Contracts: Evidence from Rwanda’s Coffee Mills", [Paper]
January 19, 2015 Rahul Deb, University of Toronto, "Symmetric Auctions", [Paper]
January 16, 2015 Joshua Mollner, Stanford University, "High-Frequency Trade and Market Performance" joint with Markus Baldauf, [Paper]
January 16, 2015 Ivan Balbuzanov, UC Berkeley, ”Short Trading Cycles: Kidney Exchange with Strict Ordinal Preferences”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 15, 2015 Manasi Deshpande, MIT, “Does Welfare Inhibit Success? The Long-Term Effects of Removing Low-Income Youth from Disability Insurance”, [Paper]
January 14, 2015 Marcelo Moreira, FGV/Cowles visitor, "Inference with Weak Instruments", Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
January 14, 2015 Thomas G. Wollmann, Harvard University, "Trucks Without Bailouts: Equilibrium Product Characteristics for Commercial Vehicles", [Paper]
January 13, 2015 Abigail Adams, Oxford University, “Revealed Preference Heterogeneity”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 13, 2015 Jianhuan Xu, New York University, "Growing through Mergers and Acquisitions", [Paper]
January 12, 2015 Sabrina Howell, Harvard University, "Financing Constraints as Barriers to Innovation: Evidence from R&D Grants to Energy Startups", [Paper]
January 8, 2015 Francesco Amodia, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, "Input Allocation, Workforce Management and Productivity Spillovers: Evidence from Personnel Data", [Paper]