01/2016 Seminars and Workshops

December 19, 2016 Hannah Trachtman, Yale University, Too Much Messaging? Testing for Externalities of Informational Health Campaigns in Northern Ghana, Development Lunch Development Lunch
December 15, 2016 Jian Xin Heng, Yale University Ph.D./Nicholas Snashall-Woodhams, Yale University Ph.D., Manufacturer-Supplier Networks in U.S. Automobiles"/"Residential Solar Demand: Incentive Structures and Structural Estimation, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
December 15, 2016 Yukun Liu, Labor Market Risk Premium, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
December 13, 2016 Lezhen Wu, Yale University Ph.D., "FDI and Trade Policy", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
December 13, 2016 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", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
December 13, 2016 Pablo Schenone, Arizona State University, Cowles visitor, Networks, Frictions, and Price Dispersion, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
December 13, 2016 Devin G. Pope, Behavioral Science, University of Chicago, TBD, Behavioral Sciences Workshop Behavioral Sciences Workshop
December 12, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, Economic History Workshop Economic History Workshop
December 12, 2016 Joe Kaboski, University of Notre Dame, Growth Policy, Agglomeration, and (the Lack of) Competition, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
December 12, 2016 Jaya Wen, Yale University, Misallocation, State Ownership, and Social Control, Development Lunch Development Lunch
December 12, 2016 CANCELLED -- Soonwoo Kwon, Yale Ph.D., Dynamic Treatment Effects, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
December 9, 2016 Gerard Padró i Miquel, London School of Economics, "The Rise and Fall of Village Democracy in China: The Autocrats’s Delegation Trade-Off”, Economics Department Talk Economics Department Talk
December 8, 2016 Ricardo Perez-Truglia, UCLA, "The Effects of Income Transparency on Well-Being: Evidence from a Natural Experiment" , Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Link to Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
December 8, 2016 Oren Sarig, Yale University Ph.D./Yuzhou Wang, Yale University Ph.D., Producer-Retailer Relationships”/"Elite High Schools in China: How They Keep Elite Status, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
December 8, 2016 Fabian Eckert/Tatjana Kleineberg, Yale PhDs, The Impact of Neighborhood Effects on Earnings Mobility in the United States, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
December 7, 2016 Eric Tchetgen, Harvard University, "Minimax Estimation of a Nonlinear Functional on a Structured High-dimensional Model" (with James M. Robins, Lingling Li, Rajarshi Mukherjee, Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen and Aad van der Vaart), Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
December 7, 2016 Matthew Grant, Yale University Ph.D., Why Special Economic Zones? Using Trade Policy to Discriminate Across Importers, International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
December 7, 2016 Brian Baisa, Amherst College, Efficient Multi-unit Auctions for Normal Goods, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
December 6, 2016 Dan Ackerberg, University of Michigan/Cowles Visitor, Fairness Considerations in Consumer Price Response, Industrial Organization Seminar Industrial Organization Seminar
December 6, 2016 Francois Geerolf - University of California Los Angeles, A Theory of Pareto Distributions, Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
December 6, 2016 Yujung Whang, Yale University Ph.D., "Dynamics of Preference and Social Geography: Evidence from Muslim Immigrants in the UK", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
December 6, 2016 Fabian Eckert, Yale University Ph.D., "Combinatorial Discrete Choice and Extensive Margin" (joint with Costas Arkolakis), International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
December 6, 2016 Ian Ball, Yale University, Dynamic Persuasion, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
December 5, 2016 Daniel Immerwahr, Northwestern University, "Plastic versus Empire: Synthetic Materials and Decolonization", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
December 5, 2016 Anders Jensen, NBER / Harvard Kennedy School, Employment Structure and the Rise of the Modern Tax System, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
December 5, 2016 Gregory Cox, Yale Ph.D., "Weak Identification in a Class of Generically Identified Models with an Application to Factor Models", Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
December 5, 2016 Eoin McGuirk, Yale University, Economic Shocks and Varieties of Local Conflict in Africa, Development Lunch Development Lunch
December 5, 2016 Gregory Cox, Yale Ph.D., Practice Interview, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
December 1, 2016 Roland Fryer, Harvard University, "An Empirical Analysis of Racial Differences in Police Use of Force", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
December 1, 2016 Giovanni Compiani, Yale University Ph.D., An Instrumental Variable Approach to Dynamic Models, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
December 1, 2016 Joachim Hubmer, Yale PhD, The Macroeconomic and Distributional Implications of Non-homothetic Preferences, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
November 30, 2016 Richard Nickl, Cambridge University and Cowles visitor, “Efficient nonparametric statistical inference for discretely sampled stochastic processes", Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
November 30, 2016 Wen-Tai Hsu, Singapore Management University, The Political Economy of Land Supply: A Chinese Case, International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
November 30, 2016 Chiara Margaria, Yale University, Queueing to Learn, Microeconomic Theory Workshop Microeconomic Theory Workshop
November 30, 2016 Sydney Ludvigson, NYU, "Origins of Stock Market Fluctuations", Cowles Lunch Talk Cowles Lunch Talk
November 29, 2016 Mathias Reynaert, Toulouse School of Economics, Corrective Policy and Goodhart’s Law: The Case of Carbon Emissions from Automobiles, Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
November 29, 2016 Luigi Bocola - Northwestern, Self-Fulfilling Debt Crises: A Quantitative Analysis, Macroeconomics Workshop, Link to paper Macroeconomics Workshop
November 29, 2016 Rebecca McKibbin, Yale University Ph.D., "The Effect of Clinical Trials on Prescribing", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
November 29, 2016 Meredith Startz, Yale University Ph.D., "The Value of Face-to-Face: Search and Contracting Problems in Nigerian Trade" (JOB MARKET TALK), International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
November 29, 2016 Sumeyra Akin, Yale University, Matching Under Floor Constraints, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
November 28, 2016 Steven Nafziger, Williams College, "Financial Dynamics: Imperial Russian Corporate Balance Sheets, 1898-1914", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
November 28, 2016 David McKenzie, The World Bank, Labor Drops: Experimental Evidence on the Return to Labor in Microenterprises, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
November 28, 2016 Richard Nickl, Cambridge University and Cowles visitor, "On `honest' confidence regions in high-dimensional statistical models", Econometrics Research Workshop, [Paper] Econometrics Research Workshop
November 28, 2016 Martin Mattsson, Yale University, The Role of Dispute Resolution in a Rural Economy: The Case of Village Courts in Bangladesh, Development Lunch Development Lunch
November 28, 2016 Masayuki Sawada, Yale Ph.D., Double Outcome Roy Model, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
November 24, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, November Break, Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
November 24, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, November Break, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
November 24, 2016 Test event
November 23, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, November Break, International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
November 22, 2016 NO SEMINAR, November Break, Industrial Organization Seminar Industrial Organization Seminar
November 22, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, November Break, Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
November 22, 2016 Marcos Frazao, Yale University Ph.D., "Customer Base Networks and International Trade Dynamics", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
November 21, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, November Break, Economic History Workshop Economic History Workshop
November 21, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, November Break, Development Workshop Development Workshop
November 21, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, November Break, Development Lunch Development Lunch
November 17, 2016 Danny Yagan, UC Berkeley, "Is the Great Recession Really Over? Longitudinal Evidence of Enduring Employment Impacts", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
November 17, 2016 Rebecca McKibbin, Yale University Ph.D., The Value of Clinical Trials in Prescribing Decisions, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
November 17, 2016 Monica Morlacco, Yale University, Import Switching and Exchange Rate Risk, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
November 16, 2016 Whitney Newey, MIT and Cowles visitor, "Locally Robust Semiparametric Estimation", Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
November 16, 2016 Rafael Dix-Carneiro, Duke University, Economic Shocks and Crime: Evidence from the Brazilian Trade Liberalization, International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
November 16, 2016 Wouter Dessein, Columbia University, Managerial Style and Attention, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
November 16, 2016 Kimberley D. Harris `96, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, NBCUniversal, “A Conversation with Kimberley D. Harris”, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
November 15, 2016 Eric Budish, University of Chicago, Will the Market Fix the Market? A Theory of Stock Exchange Competition and Innovation, Industrial Organization Seminar Industrial Organization Seminar
November 15, 2016 Felix Bierbrauer - Cologne/Cowles Visitor, Politically feasible reforms of non-linear tax systems, Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
November 15, 2016 Yoko Okuyama, Yale University Ph.D., "Non-parametric Bounds on Quantile Treatment Effects for Non-random Treatment and Sample Selection", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
November 15, 2016 Max Perez Leon, Yale University Ph.D., "Migration and Amenities: Evidence from Teachers in Public Schools in Peru", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
November 15, 2016 Joyee Deb, Yale University, Reference Dependence and Choice Overload, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
November 14, 2016 Maura Dykstra, California Institute of Technology, "Cross-Jurisdictional Trade, Intermediaries, and Transitive Responsibility in Late Imperial China", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
November 14, 2016 Rocco Macchiavello, London School of Economics and Political Science, Vertical Integration and Relational Contracts: Evidence from the Costa Rica Coffee Chain, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
November 14, 2016 Whitney Newey, MIT and Cowles visitor, "Nonparametric Welfare Analysis", Econometrics Research Workshop, [Paper] Econometrics Research Workshop
November 14, 2016 Tatjana Kleineberg, Yale University, Group Identity and Occupational Choice, Development Lunch Development Lunch
November 14, 2016 Jian Xin Heng, Yale Ph.D., Network Econometrics, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
November 10, 2016 Amy Finkelstein, MIT, "Provider Incentives and Health Care Costs: Evidence from Long-Term Care Hospitals" (with Liran Einav and Neale Mahoney), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
November 10, 2016 Jeff Qiu, Yale University Ph.D., A Model of Collaboration Networks: An Empirical Application to Academic Research Labs, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
November 10, 2016 Robert Shiller, Yale University, Narrative Economics, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
November 9, 2016 Robert J. Shiller, Yale University and Georgia Levenson Keohane, Pershing Square Foundation, Capital and the Common Good, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs
November 9, 2016 Jon Wellner, University of Washington, Seattle and Cowles visitor, "Nonparametric Estimation of s-concave and log-concave Densities: An Alternative to Maximum Likelihood", Econometrics Seminar, [Paper], [Paper], [Paper], [Paper], [Paper], [Paper], [Paper], [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
November 9, 2016 Sharat Ganapati, Yale University Ph.D. , "The Modern Wholesaler: Global Sourcing, Domestic Distribution, and Scale Economies" (JOB MARKET TALK), International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
November 9, 2016 Erik Madsen, Stanford University and Cowles visitor, Optimal Project Termination With an informed Agent, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
November 9, 2016 Robert Gibbons, MIT, "Besides Markets: Governance of Economic Interaction in Organizations and Other Institutions? (and in the doctoral core??)", Cowles Lunch Talk Cowles Lunch Talk
November 8, 2016 Ryan McDevitt, Duke University, Strategic Patient Discharge: The Case of Long-Term Care Hospitals, Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
November 8, 2016 Zhen Huo, Yale University, Higher order beliefs and first order beliefs-----an equivalence result, Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
November 8, 2016 Joe Shapiro, Yale University, "Consequences of the Clean Water Act and the Demand for Water Quality" (joint with David Keiser), Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
November 8, 2016 Conor Walsh, Yale University Ph.D., "Immigrants, Entrepreneurs and Economic Geography", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
November 8, 2016 Wayne Gao, Yale University, Informal Risk Sharing with Local Information, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
November 7, 2016 Matthew Desmond, Harvard University, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, Yale Sociology Department Yale Sociology Department
November 7, 2016 Johan Mathew, Rutgers University, "On Principals and Agency: Reconsidering Trust in Economic History", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
November 7, 2016 Sandip Sukhtankar, University of Virginia, General Equilibrium Effects of (Improving) Public Employment Programs: Experimental Evidence from India, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
November 7, 2016 Jon Wellner, University of Washington, Seattle and Cowles visitor, "Shape Constrained Estimation: A Brief Introduction", Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
November 7, 2016 Yujung Whang, Yale University, Dynamics of Preference and Social Geography: Evidence from Muslim Immigrants in the UK, Development Lunch Development Lunch
November 7, 2016 Louise Laage, Yale Ph.D., Social Learning on Online Platforms, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
November 3, 2016 Michal Barzuza, Professor of Law, University of Virginia Law School, TBA, Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
November 3, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, Cancelled, Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
November 3, 2016 Giovanni Compiani, Yale University Ph.D., Nonparametric Estimation of Cost Pass-through, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
November 3, 2016 Antoine Arnoud, Automation threat and wage bargaining, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
November 2, 2016 Ulrich Mueller, Princeton University and Cowles visitor, "Long-Run Covariability" (with Marc Watson), Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
November 2, 2016 Dan Lu, University of Rochester, How Firms Accumulate Inputs: Evidence from Import Switching, International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
November 2, 2016 Michael McBride, University of California, Irvine, Cowles visitor, Theory-of-Mind Ability and Cooperation, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
November 1, 2016 Carl Shapiro, University of California at Berkeley, Property Rules vs. Liability Rules for Patent Infringement, Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
November 1, 2016 Matteo Maggiori - Harvard/Cowles Visitor, A Model of the International Monetary System, Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
November 1, 2016 Jeff Weaver, Yale University Ph.D., "The Rise of Dowry in India: Causes and Consequences" (joint with Gaurav Chiplunkar), Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
November 1, 2016 Michael Waugh, NYU, "The Welfare Effects of Encouraging Rural-Urban Migration", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
November 1, 2016 Yuhta Ishii, ITAM, Implementation via Quota Mechanisms, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
October 31, 2016 Jakob Schneebacher, Yale University, "State Formation and Social Conflict: Accession to the Swiss Old Confederacy, 1291-1526" (Password protected), Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
October 31, 2016 Jing Cai, University of Michigan, Subsidy Policies and Insurance Demand, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
October 31, 2016 Ulrich Mueller, Princeton University and Cowles visitor, "Long-Run Econometrics" (with Marc Watson), Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
October 31, 2016 Meredith Startz, Yale University, The Value of Face-to-Face: Travel and the Information Costs of Trade, Development Lunch, [Paper] Development Lunch
October 31, 2016 Elena Manresa, MIT, Discretizing Unobserved Heterogeneity: Approximate Clusterng Methods for Dimension Reduction, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
October 27, 2016 Ana Reynoso, Yale University Ph.D., "Marriage, Marital Investments, and Divorce" (JOB TALK), Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
October 27, 2016 Donghyuk Kim, Yale University Ph.D., The Effect of State and Local Business Incentives on Manufacturers’ Locations Decisions, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
October 27, 2016 Yaniv Ben-Ami, Banking Crises as Self-Defeating Prophecies, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
October 26, 2016 Tobias Adrian, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, "Vulnerable Growth" (with Nina Boyarchenko and Domenico Giannone), Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
October 26, 2016 Marc Melitz, Harvard University, Product Mix and Firm Productivity Responses to Trade Competition, International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
October 26, 2016 Michihiro Kandori, The University of Tokyo, Cooperation and Network Formation under Private Monitoring: A Case Study , Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
October 26, 2016 Oliver Linton, Cambridge University, "Implications of High-Frequency Trading for Security Markets", Cowles Lunch Talk Cowles Lunch Talk
October 25, 2016 Jason Abaluck, Yale University, Discrete Choice Models with Consideration Sets: Identification from Asymmetric Cross-Derivatives, Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
October 25, 2016 Rohan Kekre - Chicago Booth, Unemployment Insurance in Macroeconomic Stabilization, Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
October 25, 2016 Eduardo Fraga, Yale University Ph.D., "Combining Pre-school Teacher Training with Parenting Education: A Cluster-randomized Controlled Trial", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
October 25, 2016 Brian Greaney, Yale University Ph.D., "Distributional Effects of Migration Liberalization" , International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
October 25, 2016 Ryota lijima,Yale University, Dynamic Random Expected Utility, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
October 24, 2016 Noel Johnson, George Mason University, "Economic Shocks, Inter-Ethnic Complementarities and the Persecution of Minorities: Evidence from the Black Death" , Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
October 24, 2016 Michael Callen, University of California, San Diego, Using Preference Estimates to Customize Incentives: An Application to Polio Vaccination Drives in Pakistan, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
October 24, 2016 Oliver Linton, University of Cambridge and Cowles visitor, "Nonparametric Modelling of High Dimensional Time Series", Econometrics Research Workshop, [Paper], [Paper] Econometrics Research Workshop
October 24, 2016 Jeffrey Weaver, Yale University, Jobs for Sale: Corruption and Misallocation in Hiring, Development Lunch, [Paper] Development Lunch
October 24, 2016 Whitney Newey, MIT and Cowles visitor, Individual Heterogeneity, Nonlinear Budget Sets, and Taxable Income, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch, [Paper] Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
October 20, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, October Break, Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
October 20, 2016 Daisy Chen Sun, Yale University Ph.D., China's Industrial Park Composition and Firm Productivity, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
October 20, 2016 Shirley Liu, NYFSDC and Negasi T. Beyene, CDC/NCHS , Yale Research Data Center Information Session, Yale Research Data Center Event Yale Research Data Center Event
October 19, 2016 Emilios Avgouleas, Chair in International Banking Law and Finance, University of Edinburgh, “The Financial Regulation Conundrum - Why We Should Discriminate in Favour of Long-Term Finance?”, Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
October 19, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, October Break, International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
October 18, 2016 NO SEMINAR, October Break, Industrial Organization Seminar Industrial Organization Seminar
October 18, 2016 Matthew Rognlie - Northwestern, Inequality and Aggregate Demand, Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
October 18, 2016 Xi Chen, Yale University, "Beyond Birth Weight: Identifying Early Life Exposure to Air Pollution through the Lens of Prenatal Ultrasound Scans", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
October 18, 2016 CANCELLED, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
October 18, 2016 Giampaolo Lecce, Yale University, In Difference We Trust: Heterogamous Marriages and Cultural Transmission, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
October 18, 2016 Marc Meredith, Political Science, University of Pennsylvania, “One Person, One Vote: Estimating the Prevalence of Double Voting in U.S. Presidential Elections”, Behavioral Sciences Workshop Behavioral Sciences Workshop
October 17, 2016 Bernardo Mueller, University of Brasilia, “The Portuguese Empire in Asia in the Sixteenth Century: How the East was Lost”, Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
October 17, 2016 Xiaoxue Zhao, Yale University, State Capacity and Economic Development under Capital Mobility, Development Workshop Development Workshop
October 17, 2016 Gaurav Chiplunkar, Yale University, Referrals in Low Skilled Labor Markets, Development Lunch Development Lunch
October 17, 2016 Open Discussion, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
October 14, 2016 to October 15, 2016 Institutions and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean: Historical and Contemporary Issues, Economic History Conference Economic History Conference
October 13, 2016 Nathan Hendren, Harvard University, "Knowledge of Future Job Loss and Implications for Unemployment Insurance", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
October 13, 2016 Ben W. Heineman, Jr. ‘71, former Senior Vice President for Law and Public Affairs, General Electric, “The Inside Counsel Revolution: Resolving the Partner-Guardian Tension”, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
October 13, 2016 Matthew Hom, Yale University Ph.D., School Choice in the Wild West: Evidence from Arizona, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
October 13, 2016 Conor Walsh, Yale PhD, The Growth Effects of Diminished Dynamism, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
October 12, 2016 Kirill Evdokimov, Princeton University and Cowles visitor, "Inference in an Instrumental Variables Model with Heterogeneous Treatment Effects and Many Instruments", Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
October 12, 2016 Wolfgang Keller, University of Colorado, International Trade and Job Polarization: Evidence at the Worker-Level, International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
October 12, 2016 Sander Heinsalu, Australian National University, Rational Inattention in Dynamic Adverse Selection, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
October 11, 2016 Aviv Nevo, Northwestern University, The Tragedy of the Last Mile: Congestion Externalities in Broadband Networks, Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
October 11, 2016 Christian Moser - Columbia, Earnings Inequality and the Minimum Wage: Evidence from Brazil, Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
October 11, 2016 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), Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
October 11, 2016 David Gelvez Alvarez, Yale University Ph.D., "International Trade Shocks Through the Lens of Domestic Production Networks: Evidence from Colombia", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
October 11, 2016 Vladimir Asriyan, CREI, Barcelona, Information Spillovers and Aggregation in Dynamic Markets with Adverse Selection, Micro Theory Lunch, [Paper] Micro Theory Lunch
October 10, 2016 Craig Palsson, Yale University, "Breaking from Colonial Institutions: Haiti's Idle Land, 1928-1950" (Password protected), Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
October 10, 2016 Fabian Eckert, Yale University, Spatial Structural Change, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
October 10, 2016 Reshmaan Hussam, Yale University, Handwashing and Habit Formation: A Test of Rational Addiction, Development Lunch Development Lunch
October 10, 2016 Jason Abaluck, Yale Ph.D., Discrete Choice Models with Consideration Sets, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
October 6, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, see joint lecture on 10/4, Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
October 6, 2016 Gerardo Ruiz Sanchez, Yale University Ph.D., The Welfare Effects of Tobacco Surcharges in the ACA Exchanges, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
October 6, 2016 Elena Manresa, Yale University, A Distributional Framework for Matched Employer Employee Data, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
October 5, 2016 Greg Cox, Yale Ph.D. student, "Robust Inference in Factor Models", Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
October 5, 2016 Rodrigo Adão, Research Fellow at Princeton University, Worker Heterogeneity, Wage Inequality, and International Trade: Theory and Evidence from Brazil, International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
October 5, 2016 Aislinn Bohren, University of Pennsylvania, Social Learning and Information Design with Model Misspecification, Microeconomic Theory Workshop Microeconomic Theory Workshop
October 5, 2016 Alexander Dyck, Professor in Corporate Governance and Professor of Finance and Business Economics, University of Toronto Rotman School of Management and YLS Visiting Senior Research Scholar Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
October 5, 2016 Amanda Kowalski, Yale University, "Using an Experiment to Learn about Selection, Treatment Effect Heterogeneity, and External Validity", Cowles Lunch Talk Cowles Lunch Talk
October 4, 2016 Kosali Simon, Indiana University, Strategic Formulary Design in Medicare Part D Plans, Industrial Organization Seminar, Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar, Labor/Public Economics Workshop
October 4, 2016 Iván Werning - MIT, Incomplete Markets and Aggregate Demand, Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
October 4, 2016 Noriko Amano, Yale University Ph.D., "What is Driving the Divergence in Nutrition Quality Between High and Low Income People?" , Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
October 4, 2016 Matt Grant, Yale University Ph.D., "Why Special Economic Zones? The Trade Policy of Cross-Importer Tariff Discrimination", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
October 4, 2016 Laura Doval, Northwestern University and Yale University, Sequential Information Design, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
October 4, 2016 Todd Rogers, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, “When will social comparisons discourage, encourage, or have no impact?”, Behavioral Sciences Workshop Behavioral Sciences Workshop
October 3, 2016 Jochen Streb, University of Mannheim, "Does Social Security Crowd Out Private Savings? The Case of Bismarck's System of Social Insurance", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
October 3, 2016 Manuela Angelucci, University of Michigan, The Marriage Market for Lemons, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
October 3, 2016 CANCELLED, Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
October 3, 2016 Craig Palsson, Yale University, Breaking from Colonial Institutions: Haiti's Idle Land, 1928-1950, Development Lunch Development Lunch
October 3, 2016 Vitor Possebom, Yale Ph.D., Cherry Picking with Synthetic Controls, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
September 29, 2016 Norbert Schady, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), “Teachers, Peers, and Learning Outcomes: Evidence from Multiple Years of Random Assignment of Children to Classrooms”, Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
September 29, 2016 Panel Discussion, “Is the YLS-SOM 3-Year JD-MBA Joint Degree Program for You?”, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
September 29, 2016 Maliheh Birjandi, Yale University Ph.D., Observational Learning in Online Platforms, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
September 29, 2016 Brian Greaney, Yale PhD, The Response of Firm Entry to Housing Wealth Shocks, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
September 28, 2016 Tong Li, Vanderbilt University and Cowles visitor, "A Partial Identification Subnetwork Approach to Discrete Games in Large Networks: An Application to Quantifying Peer Effects", Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
September 28, 2016 Gary Lyn, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, Grounded by Gravity: A Well-Behaved Trade Model with Industry-Level Economies of Scale, International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
September 28, 2016 V. Bhaskar, University of Texas, Cowles visitor, The Design of Credit Information Systems, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
September 27, 2016 Yunmi Kong, Rice University, Sequential Auctions with Synergy and Affiliation, Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
September 27, 2016 Ariel Burstein - UCLA, Immigration, Occupations, and Local Labor Market Outcomes: Theory and Evidence from the United States, Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
September 27, 2016 Ana Reynoso, Yale University Ph.D., "Marriage, Marital Investments, and Divorce", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
September 27, 2016 Meredith Startz, Yale University Ph.D., "The Value of Face-to-Face: Travel and the Information Costs of Trade", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
September 27, 2016 Takuo Sugaya, Stanford University and Yale University, "TBA"
September 27, 2016 Takuo Sugaya, Stanford University and Yale University, Institutional Centralization and the Cost of Banking Crises, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
September 26, 2016 Taylor Jaworski, Queen's University, "National Policy for Regional Development: Evidence from Appalachian Highways", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
September 26, 2016 Ashish Shenoy, University of California, Davis, Migration decisions and persistent earnings differentials: Evidence from Thailand, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
September 26, 2016 Tong Li, Vanderbilt University and Cowles visitor, "Quantile Treatment Effects in Difference in Differences Models with Panel Data", Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
September 26, 2016 Meredith Startz, Yale University, The Value of Face-to-Face: Travel and the Information Costs of Trade, Development Lunch Development Lunch
September 26, 2016 Wayne Yuan Gao, Yale Ph.D., Linear Minimax Estimation at a Boundary Point, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
September 22, 2016 Barak D. Richman, Edgar P. and Elizabeth C. Bartlett Professor of Law Professor of Business Administration, Duke University School of Law, “An Autopsy of Cooperation: Diamond Dealers and the Limits of Trust-Based Exchange" Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
September 22, 2016 Mariacristina De Nardi, UCL, "The Implications of Richer Earnings Dynamics for Consumption and Wealth" (joint with Giulio Fella and Gonzalo Paz Pardo), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
September 22, 2016 Marleen Marra, UCL Ph.D., Do Wine Buyers at Auction Benefit from Higher Commissions? The Welfare Effects of Fees in Auctions with Endogenous Entry, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
September 22, 2016 Haobin Wang, Collateral Constraints, Unconventional Monetary Policy and Financial Spillovers, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
September 22, 2016 Gabriel Lopez-Monteczuma, Yale University (Cowles post-doc), “Sequential Deliberation in Collective Decision-Making: The Case of the FOMC”, Leitner Graduate Student Workshop Leitner Graduate Student Workshop
September 22, 2016 Roberta Romano ‘80, Sterling Professor of Law and Director, Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, “How to Craft a Career in Corporate Law: Foundations for Transaction Lawyering, Litigation, Business and Academic Careers”, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
September 21, 2016 Andriy Norets, Brown University, "Optimal Auxiliary Priors and Reversible Jump Proposals for a Class of Variable Dimension Models", Econometrics Seminar Econometrics Seminar
September 21, 2016 NO WORKSHOP, International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
September 21, 2016 Sir John Vickers, University of Oxford, Multiproduct Pricing Made Simple, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
September 21, 2016 Brenda E. Rosen (link is external), President and CEO and Carrie Bloss, Vice President of Leasing and Quality Assurance, Breaking Ground, “Intersecting Law with Supportive Housing: Acquisition to Eviction Prevention”, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
September 21, 2016 Sir John Vickers, University of Oxford, "Banking Reform in the UK", Cowles Lunch Talk Cowles Lunch Talk
September 20, 2016 Glen Weyl, Microsoft Research, Ownership of the Means of Production, Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
September 20, 2016 Sydney Ludvigson - NYU/Kumho Visiting Professor, Uncertainty and business cycles: Exogenous impulse or endogenous response?, Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
September 20, 2016 Zack Cooper, Yale University, "Politics, Medicare, and Hospital Behavior" (joint with Amanda Kowalski, Eleanor Neff Powell, and Jennifer Wu), Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
September 20, 2016 Monica Morlacco, Yale University Ph.D., "International Prices and Cost Shocks", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
September 20, 2016 Esteban Peralta, Yale University, Matching Markets with Distributional Constraints, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
September 19, 2016 W. Walker Hanlon, University of California, Los Angeles, "Coal Smoke and the Costs of the Industrial Revolution", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
September 19, 2016 Melissa Dell, Harvard University, State Capacity, Local Governance, and Economic Development in Vietnam, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
September 19, 2016 Jeffrey Weaver, Yale University, Jobs for Sale: Bribery and Misallocation in Hiring, Development Lunch, [Paper] Development Lunch
September 19, 2016 Organizational Meeting, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
September 15, 2016 James Thomas, Yale University Postdoc, "What Do Classroom Spending Patterns Reveal About University Preferences?", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
September 15, 2016 Sharat Ganapati, Yale University Ph.D., The Modern Wholesaler: International Sourcing, Domestic Distribution, and Scale Economies, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
September 15, 2016 Nicolas Werquin, Yale University, Nonlinear tax incidence and optimal taxation in general equilibrium, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
September 15, 2016 Giampaolo Lecce, Yale University (Cowles Post-doc), “Institutional Transplant and Cultural Proximity: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century Prussia”, Leitner Graduate Student Workshop Leitner Graduate Student Workshop
September 14, 2016 Mehmet Caner, Ohio State University, "Inference in Partially Identified Models with Many Moment Inequalities Using Lasso" (with F. Bugni-Duke, Anders B. Kock-Aarhus, and S. Lahiri-NCSU Stats), Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
September 14, 2016 Sharon Traiberman, Yale University Postdoc, Occupations and Import Competition: Evidence from Danish Employee-Employer Data, International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
September 14, 2016 Caroline Thomas, University of Texas, Cowles visitor, Career Concerns and Policy Intransigence - A Dynamic Signalling Model, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
September 13, 2016 Pannel Discussion, Pondering a Post-Brexit World, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
September 13, 2016 Robin Lee, Harvard University, Equilibrium Insurer-Provider Networks: Tiering and Steering, Industrial Organization Seminar Industrial Organization Seminar
September 13, 2016 Christopher Huckfeldt, Cornell, Understanding the Scarring Effect of Recessions, Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
September 13, 2016 Jason Abaluck, Yale University, “Discrete Choice Models with Consideration Sets”, Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
September 13, 2016 Sharat Ganapati, Yale University Ph.D., "The Modern Wholesaler: International Sourcing, Domestic Distribution, and Scale Economies", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
September 13, 2016 Yi Chen, Yale University, Optimal Information Elicitation with Reporting Cost, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
September 12, 2016 John Murray, Rhodes College, "Process technology adoption in European coal, 1850-1900: Mechanical ventilation in coal mines", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
September 12, 2016 Azeem Shaikh, University of Chicago and Cowles visitor, "An Introduction to Randomization Tests", Econometrics Research Workshop Econometrics Research Workshop
September 12, 2016 Mark Rosenzweig and Christopher Udry, Yale University, External Validity in a Stochastic World, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
September 12, 2016 Vittorio Bassi, Yale University, Information Frictions in the Labor Market: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Uganda, Development Lunch Development Lunch
September 12, 2016 Azeem Shaikh, University of Chicago and Cowles visitor, Wild Bootstrap with a Small Number of Clusters, Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
September 8, 2016 Paul Romer, Professor of Economics, New York University Stern School of Business, “Public Space as a Platform: It Takes a Government Plan to Have an Efficient Market for Urban Land", Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
September 8, 2016 Maria Polyakova, Stanford University, "The Welfare Effects of Supply-Side Regulation in Medicare Part D" (with Francesco Decarolis and Stephen Ryan), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
September 8, 2016 Maria Polyakova, Stanford University, The Welfare Effects of Supply-Side Regulation in Medicare Part D , Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
September 8, 2016 Navid Mojir, Yale University Ph.D., A Structural Model of Organizational Buying: Innovation Adoption with Share of Wallet Price Contracts, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
September 8, 2016 Tony Smith, Yale University, Climate change around the world, Macro Lunch, Link to slides Macro Lunch
September 7, 2016 Azeem Shaikh, University of Chicago and Cowles visitor, "Inference under Covariate-Adaptive Randomization" (with Federico A. Bugni and Ivan A. Canay), Econometrics Seminar, [Paper] Econometrics Seminar
September 7, 2016 Elchanan Ben-Porath, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Commitment and Robustness in Mechanisms with Evidence, Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
September 7, 2016 Costas Arkolakis, "Advancements in Gravity Models of Spatial Economics", Cowles Lunch Talk Cowles Lunch Talk
September 6, 2016 NO SEMINAR, NO SEMINAR, Industrial Organization Seminar Industrial Organization Seminar
September 6, 2016 Pascual Restrepo - Cowles visitor, The Race Between Machine and Man: Implications of Technology for Growth, Factor Shares and Employment , Macroeconomics Workshop, Link to paper Macroeconomics Workshop
September 6, 2016 Matthew Grant, “Why Special Economic Zones? The Trade Policy of Cross-Industry Tariff Discrimination”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
September 6, 2016 Christina Gathmann, Heidelberg University, "Access to Citizenship and the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
September 6, 2016 Matt Grant, Yale University Ph.D., "Why Special Economic Zones? The Trade Policy of Cross-Industry Tariff Discrimination", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
September 6, 2016 Chiara Margaria, Yale University, Queueing to Learn, Micro Theory Lunch Micro Theory Lunch
September 1, 2016 Elena Manresa, MIT/Cowles Visitor, “Estimating the Structure of Social Interactions Using Panel Data”, Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
September 1, 2016 Ana Reynoso, “Marriage, marital investments, and divorce”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 31, 2016 David Gelvez, “Trade Shocks Through the Lens of Production Networks - Evidence from Colombia”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 30, 2016 Yaniv Ben-Ami, “Banking Crises as Self-Defeating Prophecies”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 24, 2016 Giovanni Compiani, "Nonparametric estimation of cost pass-through", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 23, 2016 Chiara Margaria, “Queuing to learn”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 15, 2016 Esteban Peralta, “Matching with contingent contracts”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 5, 2016 Jeff Weaver, “Jobs for Sale: Corruption and Misallocation in Hiring”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
August 4, 2016 Meredith Startz, “The value of face-to-face: Travel and the information costs of trade”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
July 26, 2016 Sharat Ganapati, “The Modern Wholesaler: International Sourcing, Local Market Power and Gains from Trade”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
July 25, 2016 Jakob Schneebacher, “State Formation and Social Conflict: The Political Economy of the Old Swiss Confederacy”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
July 22, 2016 Gregory Cox, "Robust Inference in a Factor Model", Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
July 20, 2016 Craig Palsson, “Labor Mobility, Property Rights, and Land Use: Haiti, 1928-1950”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
July 15, 2016 Matthew Grant, “Why Special Economic Zones? The Trade Policy of Cross-Industry Tariff Discrimination”, Graduate Summer Workshop Graduate Summer Workshop
June 6, 2016 to June 10, 2016 Cowles Summer Conferences, Summer Conference Series Cowles Summer Conference
May 20, 2016 Shirley H. Liu, NYFSRDC, U.S. Census Bureau, Yale Research Data Center Information Session Cowles Sponsored Event
May 17, 2016 Monica Morlacco, Yale PhD, "Understanding International Prices", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
May 10, 2016 Yuta Takahashi, Northwestern University, “Imbalanced Trade” , International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
May 10, 2016 Aigerim Kabdiyeva, Yale PhD/Ling Zhong, Yale PhD, "Vertical Integration in Health Care Markets"/"Chinese Education Reforms and Real Estate Prices" (joint with Jaya Wen), Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
May 9, 2016 Gaurav Chiplunkar, "Using Online Platforms to Understand Job Search: Evidence from India", Development Lunch Development Lunch
May 5, 2016 Chris Walters, University of California, Berkeley, "Evaluating Public Programs with Close Substitutes: The Case of Head Start" (joint with Pat Kline), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Link to Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
May 5, 2016 Joachim Hubmer/Tatjana Kleineberg, Yale PhDs, "Firms, Inequality and the Macroeconomy" /"Moving and moving up - neighborhood effects and social mobility (with Fabian Eckert)", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
May 5, 2016 Aigerim Kabdiyeva & Maliheh Birjandi, Yale University, "Vertical Integration in Health Care Markets"/“Social Learning in Online Platforms” (joint with Louise Laage), Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
May 4, 2016 John McLaren, University of Virginia, "A Swing-State Theorem, with Evidence" (joint with Xiangjun Ma), International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
May 3, 2016 John Rust, Georgetown University & John McClelland, Chief Economist of the American Rental Association, "The Gains from Strategic Timing of Machine Replacement Over the Business Cycle: An Analysis of Replacement Investment in the US Rental Equipment Industry", Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
May 3, 2016 Michael Peters, Yale University, "Cheap Workers and Local Industrialization - Evidence from Germany’s Post-War Population Transfer”, International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
May 3, 2016 Xi Chen, Yale University, "Smog in Our Brains: The Impact of Short-term and Long-term Exposures to Air Pollution on Cognitive Performance", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
May 2, 2016 Penelope Ismay, Boston College, "The Battle Between 'Market Society' and Friendly Society: A Reassessment of the 'Great Transformation' in Britain" [Paper not available], Economic History Workshop Economic History Workshop
May 2, 2016 Aprajit Mahajan, University of California, Berkeley, "Improving Yields with Improved Recommendations: Evidence from Mexico" [Paper not available], Development Workshop Development Workshop
May 2, 2016 Hannah Trachtman, "Too Much Technology? Cognitive Limits to Adoption", Development Lunch Development Lunch
April 30, 2016 to May 1, 2016 Annual Conference on General Equilibrium and its Applications Cowles Sponsored Event
April 28, 2016 John Genakoplos, Yale University; Kathryn Dominguez, University of Michigan; Andrew Metrick, Yale SOM, "Global Debt: Challenges for Political Governance and Financial Stability" MacMillian Center 10 Year Celebration Panel
April 28, 2016 Matt Notowidigdo, Northwestern University, "The Economic Consequences of Hospital Admissions" (joint with Carlos Dobkin, Amy Finkelstein, and Ray Kluender), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
April 28, 2016 Monica Morlacco, Yale PhD, "Firm Heterogeneity and Pricing Behavior", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
April 28, 2016 Jeff Qiu & Donghyuk Kim, Yale University, "Production Function Estimation in a Collaborative Network Structure"/“The Effect of State and Local Business Incentives on Manufacturers’ Location Decisions", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
April 27, 2016 Steve Redding, Princeton University, "A Unified Approach to Estimating Demand and Welfare Changes" (joint with David Weinstein) , International Trade Workshop, [Link to Paper] International Trade Workshop
April 27, 2016 Martin Shubik, Yale University, A Nontechnical Overview of a Game Theory Approach to Money and Financial Institutions” Cowles Lunch Talk
April 26, 2016 NO SEMINAR, Industrial Organization Seminar Industrial Organization Seminar
April 26, 2016 David Hemous, University of Zurich, "The rise of the machines: automation, horizontal innovation and income inequality", Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
April 26, 2016 Meredith Startz, Yale PhD, "The Value of Face-to-face: Travel and the Information Costs of Trade", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
April 26, 2016 Yujung Whang, Yale PhD, "Dynamics of Preference and Social Geography", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 25, 2016 Noel Lenski, Yale University, "Slavery in the Byzantine Empire: A Social and Economic Overview" [Paper not available], Economic History Workshop Economic History Workshop
April 25, 2016 Dean Yang, University of Michigan, "Subsidies, Savings and Sustainable Technology Adoption: Field Experimental Evidence from Mozambique" (with Michael R. Carter and Rachid Laajaj), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
April 25, 2016 Jaya Wen, "Political Business Cycles and Chinese Governance", Development Lunch Development Lunch
April 25, 2016 Anna Bykhoskaya, "Functional Unit Root: Failure of Constant Alternative", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
April 22, 2016 I-CSI CONFERENCE, "Police Actions and Citizen Mobilization in Democratic Societies" ISPS Event
April 21, 2016 Neale Mahoney, The University of Chicago/Cowles Visitor, "Do Banks Pass Through Credit Expansions to Consumers Who Want To Borrow?" (joint with Sumit Agarwal, Souphala Chomsisengphet, and Johannes Stroebel), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Link to Paper] Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 21, 2016 Haobin Wang, Yale PhD, "Collateral Constraints, Unconventional Monetary Policy and Cross-Border Financial Spillovers", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
April 21, 2016 Giovanni Compiani, Yale University, "Nonparametric Estimation in Differentiated Products Markets", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
April 20, 2016 Emanuel Ornelas, LSE, "Trade Liberalization and Third-Market Effects", International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
April 20, 2016 Supreet Kaur, Columbia University, Junior Faculty Recruiting, 2016 Junior Faculty Recruiting
April 19, 2016 Michael Dickstein, NYU, "What Do Exporters Know?” (joint with Eduardo Morales), Industrial Organization Seminar, [Link to Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
April 19, 2016 Loren Brandt, University of Toronto, "Firm Entry and Regional Growth Disparities:  The Effect of SOEs in China" (joint with Gueorgui Kambourov and Kjetil Storsletten), Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
April 19, 2016 Fabian Eckert, Yale PhD, "Growth, Urbanization and Structural Change" (joint with Michael Peters), International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
April 19, 2016 Abigail Adams, University of Oxford/Cowles Visitor, "Recovering Attention from Choice Data" , Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 18, 2016 Juan Carlos Moreno Garcia, French National Centre for Scientific Research, “Silver, Small Data and Grand Narratives: Towards an (Integral) Agrarian History", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
April 18, 2016 Jianqing Fan, Princeton University and Cowles visitor (PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE), "Guarding Against Spurious Discoveries in High Dimension" (with Wenxinz Zhou), Econometrics Research Workshop, [Paper] Econometrics Research Workshop
April 18, 2016 David Lagakos, University of California, San Diego, “How Do Average Hours Worked Vary With Development? Cross-Country Evidence And Implications”, Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
April 18, 2016 Taha Choukhmane, "Family Financing and Entrepreneurship", Development Lunch Development Lunch
April 18, 2016 Greg Cox, Yale PhD, "Super-Weak Asymptotics in a Factor Model", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
April 15, 2016 William Nomikos, Yale University, "How Can International Actors Build Interethnic Trust after Conflict? Evidence from a Lab-in-the-Field Experiment in Mali" Leitner Graduate Student Workshop
April 15, 2016 Gregor Matvos, Associate Professor of Finance from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, “The Market for Financial Adviser Misconduct” Finance & Accounting Seminar (SOM)
April 14, 2016 Judd Kessler, UPenn Wharton School of Business, "TBA" Behavioral Sciences Workshop
April 14, 2016 Antoine Arnoud - Yale PhD, "Conspicuous consumption: macro implications, and welfare eff ects", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
April 14, 2016 Matthew Hom, Yale University, "School Choice in the Wild Wild West: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
April 13, 2016 Matt Grant, Yale University, "Special Economic Zones: Why the Double Standards?", International Trade Workshop International Trade Workshop
April 13, 2016 Ed Vytlacil, Yale University, ”Self-Selection, Essential Heterogeneity and Treatment Effects” Cowles Lunch Talk
April 12, 2016 James Robinson, University of Chicago, “Paths of State Building”, Simon Kuznets Lecture Simon Kuznets Lecture
April 12, 2016 Diego Perez, NYU, "Price Setting Under Uncertainty About Inflation" (joint with Andres Drenik), Macroeconomics Workshop, Link to paper Macroeconomics Workshop
April 12, 2016 Shiva Kumar Venkatraman, Yale PhD, "Factor Mobility and Welfare Gains", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
April 12, 2016 Ana Reynoso, Yale PhD, "Marriage, Marital Investments, and Divorce", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 11, 2016 Joe Ferrie, Northwestern University, "Multi-Generational Mobility in the U.S. since 1850" [paper not available], Economic History Workshop Economic History Workshop
April 11, 2016 Paul Gertler, University of California Berkeley, "Banking on Trust: How Debit Cards Enable The Poor to Save More", Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
April 11, 2016 Meredith Startz, "The Value of Face-To-Face: Travel and the Information Costs of Trade", Development Lunch Development Lunch
April 11, 2016 Louise Laage, Yale PhD, "Social Learning on Online Markets" (with Maliheh Birjandi-Feriz), Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
April 7, 2016 Giovanni Maggi, Department of Economics, Yale University, “Learning by Ruling: A Dynamic Model of Trade Disputes” (with Robert W. Staiger) LEO Workshop
April 7, 2016 Alessandra Voena, The University of Chicago/Cowles Visitor, "Marriage, Social Insurance and Labor Supply" (joint with Hamish Low, Costas Meghir, and Luigi Pistaferri), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
April 7, 2016 James Andreoni, University of Michigan, "TBA" Behavioral Sciences Workshop
April 7, 2016 Yukun Liu and Fabian Eckert, Yale PhDs, Liu: "Investment Return and Labor Return" Eckert: "Neighborhoods & Misallocation of Talent", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
April 7, 2016 NO MEETING, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
April 6, 2016 Tony Smith, Yale, “Climate Change Around the World”, Environmental Economics Seminar, [Paper] Environmental Economics Seminar
April 6, 2016 Josh Targoff '96, Partner, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, Third Point LLC, "Tales from the Activism Front: A Conversation with Josh Targoff '96" YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
April 5, 2016 Ralph Winter, UBC, "Vertical Restraints in Two-Sided Markets: the Credit Card No-surcharge Rule" (joint with Dennis Carlton) , Industrial Organization Seminar, [Link to Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
April 5, 2016 Hans-Joachim Voth, University of Zurich, "Debt Into Growth: How Sovereign Debt Accelerated the First Industrial Revolution" (with Jaume Ventura), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
April 5, 2016 Sharat Ganapati, Yale PhD, "Globalized Sourcing, Scale Economies, and Local Market Power: The Rise of the Modern Merchant Wholesaler", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
April 5, 2016 Ran Gu, UCL, "On the Cyclicality of Unemployment Insurance and Labor Force Participation", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
April 4, 2016 Daniel Gross, Harvard Business School, “The Ties that Bind: Railroad Gauge Standards and Internal Trade in the 19th Century U.S” , Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
April 4, 2016 Emily Breza, Columbia Business School, “The Morale Effects of Pay Inequality” (with Supreet Kaur and Yogita Shamdasani), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
April 4, 2016 Reshma Hussam, "Handwashing and Habit Formation", Development Lunch Development Lunch
April 4, 2016 Masayuki Sawada, Yale PhD, "Causal Counterfactual Distributions"., Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
March 31, 2016 John Friedman, Brown University, "The Distribution of Student and Parent Income Across Colleges in the United States" (joint with Raj Chetty, Emmanuel Saez, Nicholas Turner, and Danny Yagan), Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 31, 2016 Tony Smith, Yale University, “The Historical Evolution of the Wealth Distribution: A Quantitative-Theoretic Investigation”, Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
March 31, 2016 Sharat Ganapati, Yale University, "Globalized Sourcing, Scale Economies, and Local Market Power: The Rise of the Modern Merchant Wholesaler", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
March 30, 2016 Dr. Parama Chaudhury, UCL, "Team Based Learning in an Economics Classroom " Yale CTL Teaching & Learning Discussions: Humanities & Social Sciences
March 30, 2016 Oleg Itskhoki, Princeton University, “Exchange Rate Disconnect” (joint with Dmitry Mukhin), International Trade Workshop, [Link to Paper] International Trade Workshop
March 30, 2016 Paul Heidhues - ESMT, Unrealistic Expectations and Misguided Learning (joint with Botond Koszegi and Philipp Strack)., Microeconomic Theory Workshop, [Paper] Microeconomic Theory Workshop
March 30, 2016 Jeremias Prassl, Associate Professor, University of Oxford Faculty of Law and Associate Research Scholar, Yale Law School, "Humans as a Service - Work in the (Digital) Crowd" YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
March 30, 2016 Peter Schott, Yale University, “Trade Liberalization and Mortality: Evidence from U.S. Counties” Cowles Lunch Talk
March 29, 2016 Fanyin Zheng, Columbia University, “Spatial Competition and Preemptive Entry in the Discount Retail Industry”, Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
March 29, 2016 Nick Bloom, Stanford University, "Measuring Economic Policy Uncertainty" (with Steve Davis and Scott Baker), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
March 29, 2016 Alan Deardorff, University of Michigan/Cowles Visitor, "Rules of Origin, Origin of Terms, and Terms of Trade", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
March 29, 2016 John Friedman, Brown University, "The Use of Internal Revenue Service Data for Research", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
March 28, 2016 CANCELED: Steven Nafziger, Williams College, "Long-Run Consequences of Labor Coercion: Evidence from Russian Serfdom" (with Johannes C. Buggle), Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
March 28, 2016 Dr. Parama Chaudhury, UCL, "The CORE Curriculum for Introductory Economics," 28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 108 Economics Department Talk
March 28, 2016 Samuel Bazzi, Boston University, "Skill Transferability, Migration, and Development: Evidence from Population Resettlement in Indonesia" (with Arya Gaduh, Alexander Rothenberg and Maisy Wong), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
March 28, 2016 Xiaoxue Zhao, "Local Elections and Land Reallocation in Rural China" , Development Lunch Development Lunch
March 28, 2016 Tai Otsu - LSE/Cowles visitor, Extending the scope of cube root asymptotics (with Myung Hwan Seo, Seoul National University), Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
March 14, 2016 to March 25, 2016 SPRING BREAK, March 11-27, No scheduled events , Economic History Workshop, Macro Lunch Economic History Workshop, Macro Lunch
March 10, 2016 Jonathan Gruber, MIT, "Taxing Wealth: Evidence from Switzerland", Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 10, 2016 Yu-Jung Whang, Yale University, "Dynamics of Collective Consciousness", Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
March 10, 2016 Gerardo Ruiz Sanchez, Yale University, "A Model of Consumers and Insurers Behavior in the Health Insurance Exchanges", Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
March 9, 2016 Reed Walker, University of California, Berkeley, "Energy Prices, Pass-Through, and Incidence in U.S. Manufacturing” (joint with Sharat Ganapati and Joseph Shapiro) , Labor/Public Economics Workshop Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 9, 2016 Kyle Bagwell, Stanford University, "Trade Policy under Monopolistic Competition with Firm Selection" (joint with Seung Hoon Lee), International Trade Workshop, [Link to Paper] International Trade Workshop
March 9, 2016 Gianluca Violante, NYU, "Monetary Policy According to HANK" (joint with Greg Kaplan and Ben Moll) Cowles Lunch Talk
March 8, 2016 Marc Rysman, Boston University, "Airline Service Agreements: A Structural Model of Network Formation", Industrial Organization Seminar Industrial Organization Seminar
March 8, 2016 Florian Scheuer, Stanford University, "The Taxation of Superstars" (with Ivan Werning), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
March 8, 2016 Fabian Schrey, Yale PhD, "Spread of Innovation Through Trade Networks: Evidence from 19th Century Patent Data", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
March 8, 2016 Joesph Altonji/Costas Meghir, Yale University, Professors Altonji and Meghir will discuss their current research projects, Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
March 7, 2016 Aldo Musacchio, Brandeis University, "Immigration and Banking Development in Brazil" (with Leo Feler and Eustaquio Reis), Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
March 7, 2016 Claudio Ferraz, MIT, "Procuring Firm Growth: The Effects of Government Purchases on Firm Dynamics" (with Frederico Finan and Dimitri Szerman), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
March 7, 2016 Pablo Olmos, "It's About Time: The Leisure Gap in Developing Countries", Development Lunch Development Lunch
March 7, 2016 Giovanni Compiani, Yale PhD, "Nonparametric demand estimation and counterfactuals under inattention", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
March 3, 2016 Martin Hellwig, Director, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, “Financial Stability and Monetary Policy in a Time of Crisis" LEO Workshop, Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
March 3, 2016 Abigail Adams, University of Oxford/Cowles Visitor, "Prices v. Preferences: Taste Change and Revealed Preference" (joint with Richard Blundell, Martin Browning and Ian Crawford), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
March 3, 2016 Rosa A. Testani '88, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, "Managing Your Law Firm Career as a Corporate Attorney: Lessons Learned After Leaving YLS" YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
March 3, 2016 Ran Gu, UCL, "Durables, Lemons, and Shocks" (with R. Blundell, S. Leth-Petersen, H. Low, and C. Meghir), Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
March 3, 2016 Jai Subrahmanyam, Yale University, "Fun and Games: Using Player Assignment to Increase Productivity and Spend in First Person Shooter Games" (joint with K. Sudhir), Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
March 2, 2016 Sebastian Sotelo & Javier Cravino, University of Michigan, "Trade-induced Structural Change and the Skill Premium", International Trade Workshop, [Link to Paper] International Trade Workshop
March 1, 2016 Sara Ellison, MIT, "Costs of Managerial Attention and Activity as a Source of Sticky Prices: Structural Estimates from an Online Market" (joint with Christopher Snyder and Hongkai Zhang), Industrial Organization Seminar, [Link to Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
March 1, 2016 Nicola Fuchs-Schundeln, Frankfurt University, "Taxation and Labor Supply of Married Women Across Countries: A Macroeconomic Analysis" (with Alexander Bick), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
March 1, 2016 Davin Chor, National University of Singapore, "'Just Do Your Job': Obedience, Routine Tasks, and the Pattern of Specialization", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
March 1, 2016 Jeff Weaver, Yale PhD, "Jobs for Sale: Corruption and Misallocation in Hiring", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
February 29, 2016 Niall Ferguson, Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History, Harvard University, “Risk Management in Finance and Geopolitics: A Tale of Two Silos” Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Fellow Lectures
February 29, 2016 Suresh Naidu, Columbia University, "Contested Property: Fugitive Slaves in the Antebellum South" (with Jeremiah Dittmar), Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
February 29, 2016 Dina Pomeranz, Harvard Business School, Dodging the Taxman: Firm Misreporting and Limits to Tax Enforcement (with Paul Carrillo and Monica Singhal), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
February 29, 2016 Yujung Whang, "Dynamics of Collective Consciousness" , Development Lunch Development Lunch
February 29, 2016 Sukjin Han, Texas/Cowles visitor, "Systematic Reparametrization for Robust Inference", Econometrics Prospectus Lunch Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
February 25, 2016 Limor Golan, Washington University in St. Louis/Cowles Visitor, “What is the Source of the Intergenerational Correlation in Earnings?” (joint with George-Levi Gayle and Mehmet A. Soytas), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
February 25, 2016 Ilse Lindenlaub, Yale University, "Multidimensional Sorting Under Random Search" (with Fabien Postel-Vinay), Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
February 24, 2016 Arnaud Costinot, MIT, "Micro to Macro: Optimal Trade Policy with Firm Heterogeneity" (joint with A. Rodriguez-Clare and I. Werning), International Trade Workshop, [Link to Paper] International Trade Workshop
February 24, 2016 David M. Schizer, Visiting Professor, Yale Law School and Dean Emeritus and Harvey R. Miller Professor of Law and Economics, Columbia Law School, "Energy Subsidies: Worthy Goals, Competing Priorities, and Flawed Institutional Design" Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finace
February 24, 2016 Alessandra Voena, University of Chicago, "Marriage markets and human capital investments in developing countries" Cowles Lunch Talk
February 23, 2016 Bob Town, University of Pennsylvania, "Internalizing Behavioral Externalities: Benefit Integration in Health Insurance" (joint with Amanda Starc), Industrial Organization Seminar, [Paper] Industrial Organization Seminar
February 23, 2016 Gianluca Violante, NYU, "Consumption and House Prices in the Great Recession" (with Greg Kaplan and Kurt Mitman), Macroeconomics Workshop Macroeconomics Workshop
February 23, 2016 Anna Gumpert, University of Munich, "Multinational Firms and Export Dynamics" (joint with Andreas Moxnes, Natalia Ramondo and Felix Tintelnot), International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
February 23, 2016 Vittorio Bassi, UCL, “Information Frictions in the Labor Market: Evidence from a Worker Matching Field Experiment”, Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
February 22, 2016 Gavin Wright, Stanford University, “Voting Rights and Economics in the American South", Economic History Workshop, [Paper] Economic History Workshop
February 22, 2016 Paulina Oliva, University of California, Santa Barbara, “Technology adoption under uncertainty: Take up and subsequent investment in Zambia” (with B. Kelsey Jack & Samuel Bell), Development Workshop, [Paper] Development Workshop
February 22, 2016 Jeff Weaver, "Jobs for Sale: Corruption and Misallocation in Hiring", Development Lunch Development Lunch
February 18, 2016 Tanjim Hossain, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto , “Auctioneers as Market Makers: Managing Momentum Chittagong Tea” (with Fahad Khalil and Matthew Shum) , [Paper] LEO Workshop
February 18, 2016 Stéphane Bonhomme, The University of Chicago, "A Distributional Framework for Matched Employer Employee Data" (joint with Thibaut Lamadon and Elena Manresa), Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
February 18, 2016 William English, Senior Special Advisor, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, “Unconventional Monetary Policy: A User's Guide” Guest Lecture
February 18, 2016 Sam Kortum, Yale University, "Obstfeld and Rogoff's International Macro Puzzles: A Quantitative Assessment" (with Jonathan Eaton and Brent Neiman), Macro Lunch Macro Lunch
February 18, 2016 Max H. Bazerman, Harvard Business School/Harvard Kennedy School, “Bounded Ethicality: Improving Ethics from a Behavioral Decision Research Perspective” Behavioral Sciences Workshop
February 17, 2016 Eduardo Morales, Princeton University/Cowles Visitor, “What Do Exporters Know?” (joint with Michael Dickstein), International Trade Workshop, [Paper] International Trade Workshop
February 17, 2016 Eleazer Klein '91, Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP and Steven A. Rosenblum '82, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, "Shareholder Activism: For Better or Worse?" YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law
February 16, 2016 David William Berger, Northwestern University, "House Prices and Consumer Pricing" (with V. Guerrieri, G. Lorenzoni, and Joe Vavra), Macroeconomics Workshop, [Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop
February 16, 2016 Constanca Esteves-Sorenson, Yale University, "Employee Screening, Shirking Deterrence and Gift Exchange: An Empirical Test", Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
February 16, 2016 Philip Krammer, Yale PhD, "Trade, Transport and Traders' Preferences", International Trade Lunch International Trade Lunch
February 15, 2016 Supreet Kaur, Columbia University, "Do Enforcement Constraints Prevent Trade? Evidence on Contracting Failures in Irrigation Markets” (with Ryan Bubb and Sendhil Mullainathan), Development Workshop Development Workshop
February 15, 2016 Lasse Brune, Peer Effects in the Workplace: Experimental Evidence from Agricultural Workers in Malawi (with Eric Chyn and Jason Kerwin), Development Lunch Development Lunch
February 12, 2016 Lorenzo Casaburi, Harvard University, “Firm and Market Response to Saving Constraints:Evidence from the Kenyan Dairy Industry”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 11, 2016 Gautam Rao, Harvard University, "Familiarity Does Not Breed Contempt: Diversity, Discrimination and Generosity in Delhi Schools", Labor/Public Economics Workshop, [Paper] Labor/Public Economics Workshop
February 11, 2016 Organizational Meeting, Faculty and Students Invited, Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop Industrial Organization Prospectus Workshop
February 11, 2016 Lorenzo Casaburi, Stanford University, "Firm and Market Response to Saving Constraints: Evidence from the Kenyan Dairy Industry", [Paper] SOM Economics Faculty Recruiting
February 8, 2016 Arlene Wong, Northwestern University, “Population Aging and the Transmission of Monetary Policy to Consumption”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 5, 2016 Nicholas Buchholz, University of Texas, "Spatial Equilibrium, Search Frictions and Efficient Regulation in the Taxi Industry", [Paper] SOM Economics Faculty Recruiting
February 4, 2016 Supreet Kaur, Columbia University/Visiting Fellow Economics, “The Morale Effects of Pay on Inequality” Behavioral Sciences Workshop
February 3, 2016 Shengwu Li, Stanford University, “Obviously Strategy-Proof Mechanisms”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 2, 2016 Yusuke Narita, MIT, "Match or Mismatch:Learning and Inertia in School Choice", Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
February 2, 2016 Boyoung Seo, University of Minnesota, "Firm Scope and the Value of One-Stop Shopping in Washington State's Deregulated Liquor Market", [Paper] SOM Economics Faculty Recruiting
February 1, 2016 Martin Beraja, Univerity of Chicago, “A Semi-Structural Methodology for Policy Counterfactuals and an Application to Fiscal Unions”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 26, 2016 Daniel Neuhann, University of Pennsylvania, “Macroeconomic Effects of Secondary Market Trading”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 25, 2016 David Nagy, Princeton University, “City Location and Economic Development”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 25, 2016 Michela Giorcelli, Stanford University, "The Effects of Management and Technology Transfer: Evidence from the US Productivity Program", [Paper] SOM Economics Faculty Recruiting
January 23, 2016 A Memorial Service for Professor Herbert E. Scarf, PROCEEDING AS PLANNED
January 22, 2016 Pietro Tebaldi, Stanford University, “Estimating Equilibrium in Health Insurance Exchanges:Price Competition and Subsidy Design under the ACA”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 22, 2016 Laura Doval, Northwestern University, "A Theory of Stability in Dynamic Matching Markets", [Paper] SOM Economics Faculty Recruiting
January 21, 2016 Cass R. Sunstein, Harvard University, “Do People Like Nudges?”, [Link to Paper] Behavioral Sciences Workshop
January 21, 2016 Ryota Iijima, Harvard University, “Gradual Adjustment and Equilibrium Uniqueness under Noisy Monitoring”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 20, 2016 Peter Ganong, Harvard University, “How Does Unemployment Affect Consumer Spending?”, Junior Faculty Recruiting, [Paper] Junior Faculty Recruiting
January 13, 2016 Tobias Salz, New York University, "Intermediation and Competition in Search Markets: An Empirical Case Study", [Paper] SOM Economics Faculty Recruiting
January 12, 2016 Dmitry Taubinsky, Harvard University, "Attention Variation and Welfare: Theory and Evidence from a Tax Salience Experiment", [Paper] SOM Economics Faculty Recruiting