Event Archives

Department seminars are from ​3:30 - 4:45pm, in North Hall 2111.
 A reception with light refreshments follows the talk.

All job market talks are from 3:30 - 5:00pm, in North Hall 2111.

Next upcoming event highlighted in green.

1-Oct-2018 Thomas Tröger University of Mannheim
Linear Voting Rules  Ted Bergstrom
3-Oct-2018 Scott Carrell  UC Davis My Professor Cares: Experimental Evidence on the Role of Faculty Engagement Clément de Chaisemartin
8-Oct-2018 Arthur Lewbel Boston College Consumption Peer Effects and Utility Needs in India Gonzalo Vazquez-Bare 
10-Oct-2018 Guilhem Cassan University of Namur  Public Policies: Unintended Effects of Political Reservations for Women in India Javier Birchenall
15-Oct-2018 Chang Lee UC Santa Barbara "Minimum Wage Policy and Community College Enrollment Patterns" Emanuel Vespa
17-Oct-2018 David Chan Stanford University Selection with Skills: Evidence from Radiologists Heather Royer
22-Oct-2018  Matias Cattaneo University of Michigan ​To be Announced Gonzalo Vazquez-Bare and Clément de Chaisemartin
24-Oct-2018 Sule Alan University of Essex  Belief in Hard Work and Altruism: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment Peter Kuhn
29-Oct-2018  Sara Bana UC Santa Barbara  "Identifying Vulnerable Displaced Workers: The Role of State-Level Occupation Conditions" Emanuel Vespa
31-Oct-2018 Jacquie Dodd UC Santa Barbara "Federally-funded Community Mental Heath Centers and Suicides" Emanuel Vespa
2-Nov-2018 Matthew Johnson Duke University Regulation by Shaming: Deterrence Effects of Publicizing Violations of Workplace Safety and Health Laws
Ryan Oprea
5-Nov-2018 Yuan Cao UC Santa Barbara "Student-College Match: Empirical Evidence from China" Emanuel Vespa
7-Nov-2018 ​Levi Marks UC Santa Barbara  "The Abatement Cost of Methane Emissions from Natural Gas Production" Emanuel Vespa 
8-Nov-2018 Lucas Davis

**Babcock Lecture held in Loma Pelona
UC Berkeley "Contribution of air conditioning adoption to future energy use under global warming" Heather Royer
19-Nov-2018  Mark Dean Columbia University  "Experimental Tests of Rational Inattention" Ryan Oprea
26-Nov-2018 Daniel Gottlieb Washington University in St. Louis To be Announced Ignacio Esponda
28-Nov-2018  Olivier Armantier Federal Reserve Bank of New York To be Announced Gary Charness
29-Nov-2018 Stephen Terry

**Seminar will be held at 10:30 - 12:00 PM
Boston University The Macro Impact of Short-Termism
Ryan Oprea
3-Dec-2018  Andres Santos UCLA To be Announced Doug Steigerwald and Gonzalo Vazquez-Bare
4-Dec-2018 Achyuta Adhvaryu

**Seminar will be held at 10:30 - 12:00 PM
University of Michigan The Skills to Pay the Bills: Returns to On-the-job Soft Skills Training Ryan Oprea
11-Dec-2018 Christine Exley 

**Seminar will be held at 10:30 - 12:00 PM
Harvard Business School "Knowing When to Ask: The Cost of Leaning-in"
Ryan Oprea
13-Dec-2018 Lint Barrage

**Seminar will be held at 10:30 - 12:00 PM
Brown University "Flood Risk Belief Heterogeneity and Coastal Home Price Dynamics: Going Under Water?" Ryan Oprea
14-Dec-2018 Kieran Walsh

**Seminar will be held at 10:30 - 12:00 PM
University of Virginia Darden School of Business "The Equity Premium and the One Percent"
Ryan Oprea 
07-Jan-2019 Pascal Michaillat Brown University  "A New Keynesian Model with Wealth in the Utility Function"
Ryan Oprea
08-Jan-2019  Francois Gourio Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago "Accounting for Macro-Finance Trends: Market Power, Intangibles, and Risk Premia"
Ryan Oprea
14-Jan-2019 Marcella Alsan Stanford University "Does Diversity Matter for Health? Experimental Evidence from Oakland" Ryan Oprea
6-Feb-2019 David Atkin MIT  "A New Engel on Measuring Price Indices and Welfare” Kyle Meng
11-Feb-2019 Frank Schilbach MIT To be Announced
Heather Royer
13-Feb-2019 Alberto Abadie MIT "Statistical Non-Significance in Empirical Economics"  Gonzalo Vasquez Bare and Clement de Chaisemartin
20-Feb-2019  Marie-Claire Villeval French National Centre for Scientific Research 

"Can Fraud In Financial Markets Be Deterred By Reputation And Competition?"

Peter Kuhn
25-Feb-2019 Xavier D'Haultfoeuille University of Chicago The Econometrics of Interaction Data” (co-authored with Laurent Davezies and Yannick Guyonvarch) Clement de Chaisemartin
27-Feb-2019 Douglas Bernheim
**Public Snyder Lecture to be held in the HSSB 6020 McCune Room at 3:30 PM
Stanford University Projective Paternalism Kelly Bedard
28-Feb-2019 Douglas Bernheim
**Department Lecture to be held in the Loma Pelona Center at 10:30 AM
Stanford University   A Theory of Chosen Preferences Kelly Bedard
4-Mar-2019 Sylvain Chassang New York University  Secure Survey design in organizations: Theory and experiments Ignacio Esponda
6-Mar-2019 Hannes Spinnewijn London School of Economics and Political Science Job Seekers’ Perceptions and Employment Prospects: Heterogeneity, Duration Dependence and Bias Erik Eyster
11-Mar-2019 ​Lance Lochner Western University Parental Support, Savings and Student Loan Repayment Peter Rupert
13-Mar-2019 Bo Cowgil Columbia Business School To Be Announced
Peter Kuhn
3-Apr- 2019 Eric Helland Claremont McKenna College The Value of an Attorney: Evidence from Changes to the Collateral Kyle Meng
10-Apr- 2019 Ori Heffetz  Cornell University  Expectations-Based Loss Aversion May Help Explain Seemingly Dominated Choices in Strategy-Proof Mechanisms
Erik Eyster 
12-Apr- 2019 Andrea Ichino European University Institute Economic incentives, home production and gender identity norms
Shelly Lundberg
15-Apr- 2019 Eric Zwick University of Chicago Capitalists in the Twenty-First Century Youssef Benzarti
17-Apr- 2019 Lori Beaman  Northwestern University  To Be Announced Peter Kuhn
19-Apr- 2019 Michal Kolesar  Princeton University Sensitivity Analysis using Approximate Moment Condition Models Clement de Chaisemartin
22-Apr- 2019  David Lagakos  UC San Diego To Be Announced Kyle Meng
24-Apr- 2019 Juan Carlos Suárez Serrato Duke University Tax Policy and Lumpy Investment Behavior: Evidence from China's VAT Reform Alisa Tazhitdinova
Shengwu LI Harvard University Credible Mechanisms Ignacio Esponda
Pascual Restrepo Boston University Uneven Growth: The Impact of Technology on Income and Wealth Inequality. Javier Birchenall
10-May- 2019

Colin Stewart

University of Toronto Attention Please! Sevgi Yuksel
Amanda Friedenberg University of Arizona To Be Announced Erik Eyster 
Mark Watson Princeton University To Be Announced Dick Startz 

Monica Singhal UC Davis To Be Announced
Alisa Tazhitdinova

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