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may 2017

11may4:15 pm- 5:45 pmRodrigo Adao, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business (IES Fellow 2016-2017)Trade Openness, Agglomeration Effects, and Endogeneous Labor Supply

11may12:15 pm- 1:15 pmDan Goetz and Mingyu Chen

10may12:30 pm- 1:20 pmFranz Ostrizek"Behavioral Implementation in Extensive Form" (joint with Denis Shishkin)

8may4:15 pm- 5:45 pmStefano Della Vigna, U.C. BerkeleyJoint with Industrial Relations and held during their regular seminar slot. Click on this event for paper info.

8may12:15 pm- 1:15 pmMolly Schnell

4may4:15 pm- 5:45 pmAndrei Levchenko, University of MichiganTFP, News, and “Sentiments:” The International Transmission of Business Cycles

4may2:45 pm- 4:00 pmJuan Ortner, Boston University"Progressive Learning" (joint with Avidit Acharya)

3may4:30 pm- 6:00 pmAndrei Zeleneev

3may12:30 pm- 1:20 pmKyle Chauvin

2may12:45 pm- 2:00 pmDavid Laibson, Harvard University"Myopia and Discounting"


1may2:40 pm- 4:10 pmMartin Schneider, Stanford UniversityMacro/International Macro

1may12:15 pm- 1:15 pmFederico Huneeus

april 2017

28apr2:00 pm- 3:30 pmAnna Sanktjohanser, University of Oxford

27apr4:30 pm- 6:00 pmJaume Ventura, CREI"Globalization and Governments"

27apr2:45 pm- 4:00 pmEmir Kamenica, Chicago Booth School of Business"Experiments as convex functions: three applications"

27apr1:30 pm- 2:50 pmJean-Francois Houde, Cornell UniversityJoint with CHW/RPDS

26apr4:30 pm- 6:00 pmPaul Ho

26apr12:30 pm- 1:20 pmBenjamin Young"Vague Contracting and Endogenous Awareness"

25apr12:45 pm- 2:00 pmStefan Penczynski, University of Mannheim"Disclosure of Verifiable Information under Competition: An Experimental Study"

24apr2:40 pm- 4:10 pmSergio Rebelo, Northwestern UniversityMacro/International Macro

24apr12:15 pm- 1:15 pmAnna Chorniy and Kathleen Hu

20apr4:15 pm- 5:45 pmFrancis Kramarz, CREST-ENSAEVolatility in the Small and in the Large: The Lack of Diversification in International Trade

20apr2:45 pm- 4:00 pmLeonardo Pejsachowicz, Ecole Polytechnic"Breadth versus Depth" joint with Michael Richter (Royal Holloway University and Sen Geng (Xiamen University)

20apr1:30 pm- 2:50 pmJesse Shapiro, Brown University"How Are SNAP Benefits Spent? Evidence from a Retail Panel"

19apr4:30 pm- 6:00 pmChristian Wolf

19apr12:30 pm- 1:20 pmJosue Figueroa"Bonuses for Failure"

18apr12:45 pm- 2:00 pmRicardo Perez-Truglia, UCLA"The Effects of Income Transparency on Well-Being: Evidence from a Natural Experiment"

17apr2:40 pm- 4:10 pmHarald Uhlig, University of ChicagoMacro/International Macro

13apr4:15 pm- 5:45 pmFelix Tintelnot, University of Chicago"Trade and Domestic Production Networks"

13apr2:45 pm- 4:00 pmSanjeev Goyal, University of Cambridge"The Strategy of Conquest"

13apr1:30 pm- 2:50 pmMatt Backus, Columbia UniversityTBA

12apr6:00 pm- 7:30 pmMikkel Plagborg-Moller, Harvard University

12apr12:30 pm- 1:30 pmCharles Louis-Sidois"Optimal Vote Buyng"

12apr12:30 pm- 1:20 pmElia Sartori"Competitive Provision of Information Goods"

11apr12:45 pm- 2:00 pmLarbi Alaoui, Universitat Pompeu Fabra"Cost-Benefit Analysis in Reasoning: Theory and Applications"

10apr4:15 pm- 5:45 pmDaron Acemoglu, MITMacro/International Macro / Labor

10apr12:15 pm- 1:15 pmMingyu Chen

5apr4:15 pm- 5:15 pmLiyu Dou"Generalized Local-to-Unity Models"

5apr12:30 pm- 1:20 pmGabriel Buchbinder"Price Protection"

5apr12:30 pm- 1:20 pmFranz Ostrizek"Arguing for the sake of argument"

3apr4:30 pm- 6:00 pmMotohiro YogoDepartment Wide Seminar

3apr12:15 pm- 1:15 pmIoannis Branikas

march 2017

30mar2:45 pm- 4:00 pmTibor Heumann Epstein, Yale University"An Ascending Auction with Multidimensional Signals"

30mar1:30 pm- 2:50 pmPietro Tebaldi, University of ChicagoJoint with CHW/RPDS

29mar12:30 pm- 1:20 pmPedram Heydari"Reference Dependent Stochastic Choice with Multiple Endogenous Attributes"

27mar2:40 pm- 4:10 pmKurt Mitman, Institute for International Economic StudiesMacro/International Macro

16mar4:15 pm- 5:45 pmMarc Melitz, Harvard University "The Impact of Exports on Innovation: Theory and Evidence"

16mar2:45 pm- 4:00 pmTommaso Denti, M.I.T."Network Effects in Information Acquisition"

16mar1:30 pm- 2:50 pmAllan Collard-Wexler, Duke UniversityTBA

15mar12:30 pm- 1:20 pmDenis Shishkin"Bayesian Persuasion with Limited Commitment"

14mar12:45 pm- 2:00 pmGilat Levy, London School of EconomicsCombining Forecasts: Why Decision Makers Neglect Correlation

13mar2:40 pm- 4:10 pmJohn Haltiwanger, University of MarylandMacro/International Macro

13mar12:15 pm- 1:15 pmGiulia Brancaccio

9mar4:15 pm- 5:45 pmJavier Cravino, University of Michigan (IES Kenen Fellow 2016-2017)"Trade-Induced Structual Change and the Skill Premium"

9mar2:45 pm- 4:00 pmMarina Halac, Columbia University"Commitment vs. Flexibility with Costly Verification" (with Pierre Yared)

9mar1:30 pm- 2:50 pmSusan Athey, Stanford Graduate School of BusinessThe Impact of Aggregators on Internet News Consumption

6mar2:40 pm- 4:10 pmMark Bils, University of RochesterMacro/International Macro / CHW/RPDS

2mar4:15 pm- 5:45 pmPablo Fajgelbaum, University of California, Los AngelesOptimal Transport Networks in Spatial Equilibrium

1mar12:30 pm- 1:20 pmEvgenii Safonov"Random Choice with Framing Effects"

february 2017

27feb2:40 pm- 4:10 pmJan Eeckhout, Pompeu Fabra and University College LondonMacro/International Macro

27feb12:15 pm- 1:15 pmGiulia Brancaccio

23feb2:45 pm- 4:00 pmJohannes Horner, Yale UniversityKeeping Your Story Straight: Truthtelling and Liespotting"

23feb1:30 pm- 2:50 pmFrancesco Decarolis, Boston University

22feb12:30 pm- 1:20 pmLasse Mononen"State Dependent MaxMin: Now with Less Wrong Results!"

21feb12:45 pm- 2:00 pmDavid Dillenberger, University of PennsylvaniaGroup-Shift and the Consensus Effect

20feb2:40 pm- 4:10 pmCharles Engel, University of WisconsinMacro/International Macro

16feb4:15 pm- 5:45 pmJorge Balat, Johns Hopkins UniversityHeterogenous Firms: Skilled-Labor Productivity and the Destination of Experts

16feb1:30 pm- 2:50 pmGaston Illanes, Northwestern University"Switching Costs in Pension Plan Choice"

13feb2:40 pm- 4:10 pmDiego Comin, DartmouthEndogenous Technology Adoption and R&D as Sources of Business Cycle Persistence

10feb4:30 pm- 6:00 pmNatalie CoxPricing, Selection, and Welfare in the Student Loan Market: Evidence from Borrower Repayment Decisions

9feb4:30 pm- 6:00 pmYunzhi HuRecovery Dynamics: An Explanation from Bank Screening and Entrepreneur Entry

9feb2:30 pm- 4:00 pmNatalia Ramondo, University of California, San DiegoExporters' and Multinational Firms' Life-Cycle Dynamics

8feb4:30 pm- 6:00 pmCan UrgunContract Manufacturing Relationships

7feb4:30 pm- 6:00 pmPascal NoelThe Effect of Debt on Default and Consumption: Evidence from Housing Policy in the Great Recession

6feb4:30 pm- 6:00 pmJacopo PeregoSearching For Information and the Diffusion of Knowledge

january 2017

27jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmMaria Micaela SviatschiMaking a Narco: Childhood Exposure to Illegal Labor Markets and Criminal Life Paths

26jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmElisa GiannoneSkilled-Biased Technical Change and Regional Convergence

25jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmJohn Eric HumphriesThe Causes and Consequences of Self-Employment over the Life Cycle

24jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmMichelle MarcusGoing Beneath the Surface: Petroleum Pollution, Regulation, and Health

23jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmJack WillisTime vs. State in Insurance: Experimental Evidence from Contract Farming in Kenya

20jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmPeter HullEstimating Hospital Quality with Quasi-experimental Data

19jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmVivek BhattacharyaAn Empirical Model of R&D Procurement Contests: An Analysis of the DOD SBIR Program

18jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmAdam KaporHeterogeneous Beliefs and School Choice Mechanisms

17jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmPiotr DworczakMechanism Design with Aftermarkets:Cutoff Mechanisms

13jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmGregory CoxWeak Identification in a Class of Generically Identified Models with an Application to Factor Models

12jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmOwen Zidar, University of Chicago-Booth"State Taxes and Spatial Misallocation"

11jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmMoritz Lenel, Stanford UniversitySafe Assets, Collateralized Lending and Monetary Policy

10jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmGregor Jarosch, Stanford University"Statistical Discrimination and Duration Dependence in the Job Finding Rate"

9jan10:30 am- 12:00 pmXavier Jaravel, Harvard UniversityThe Unequal Gains from Product Innovations: Evidence from the US Retail Sector

december 2016

14dec6:00 pm- 7:00 pmPaul Ho"Factor and Idiosyncratic Volatility"

14dec12:30 pm- 1:20 pmKorhan Kocak"Sequential Updating"

13dec2:40 pm- 4:00 pmTong Li, Vanderbilt UniversityA Partial Identication Subnetwork Approach to Discrete Games in Large Networks: An Application to Quantifying Peer Effects

13dec12:15 pm- 1:15 pmKazushige MatsudaThe Stagnation of Collegiate Attainment

12dec4:15 pm- 5:45 pmNeale Mahoney, Chicago Booth School of BusinessIndustrial Organization

12dec2:40 pm- 4:10 pmSungki Hong, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Customer Capital, Markup Cyclicality, and Amplification"

12dec12:15 pm- 1:30 pmMolly SchnellIO Student Workshop

8dec2:45 pm- 4:00 pmChen Zhao, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Pseudo-Bayesian Updating"

8dec1:30 pm- 2:50 pmAli Yurukoglu, Stanford Graduate School of EconomicsIndustrial Organization

7dec6:00 pm- 7:00 pmIoannis Branikas"Location Choice, Portfolio Choice"

7dec2:50 pm- 4:10 pmArvind Krishnamurthy, Stanford UniversityMacro/International Macro / Finance

7dec12:30 pm- 1:20 pmLeonardo Pejsachowicz, Ecole Polytechnic"Choice Deferral, Indecisiveness and Preference for Flexibility" joint with Severine Toussaert (LSE Policy)

6dec12:15 pm- 1:15 pmJessica BrownBoost or Bust?: The Effect of Booster Seat Laws on Child Automobile Safety

5dec12:15 pm- 1:30 pmMingyu ChenIO Student Workshop

1dec2:45 pm- 4:00 pmPhilipp Strack, UC Berkeley"On the Speed of Social Learning" (with Matan Harel, Elchanan Mossel & Omer Tamuz)

1dec1:30 pm- 2:50 pmLiran Einav, Stanford UniversityIndustrial Organization

november 2016

30nov6:00 pm- 7:00 pmAndrei Zeleneev

30nov12:30 pm- 1:20 pmJosue Figueroa"Incentives for Information Acquisition"

29nov12:45 pm- 2:00 pmPhilipp Strack, U.C. BerkeleyBehavioral Economics

29nov12:15 pm- 1:15 pmNikhil GuptaDoes Limited Contraceptive Access Slow Fertility Decline in Africa?

28nov2:40 pm- 4:10 pmCristian Alonso, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Cutting Back on Labor Intensive Goods? Implications for Fiscal Stimulus"

28nov12:15 pm- 1:30 pmGiulia BrancaccioIO Student Workshop

22nov12:45 pm- 2:00 pmTristan Gagnon-Bartsch, Harvard UniversityBehavioral Economics

21nov2:40 pm- 4:10 pmAlejandro Van der Ghote, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Coordinating Monetary and Financial Regulatory Policies"

21nov12:15 pm- 1:30 pmIoannis BranikasIO Student Workshop

17nov2:45 pm- 4:00 pmAlex Jakobsen, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Dynamic (In)Consistency and the Value of Information"

17nov1:30 pm- 2:50 pmAriel Pakes, Harvard UniversityIndustrial Organization

16nov12:30 pm- 1:20 pmBenjamin Young"Goal-Setting and (Un)awareness"

15nov12:45 pm- 2:00 pmPaul Niehaus, U.C. San Diego"Pathways of Persuasion"

14nov2:40 pm- 4:10 pmChristopher Udry, YaleMacro/International Macro / Development

14nov12:15 pm- 1:30 pmCharis KatsiardisIO Student Workshop

9nov6:00 pm- 7:00 pmChristian WolfMasquerading Shocks in Sign-Restricted VARs

9nov12:30 pm- 1:20 pmSvetlana Kosterina"Information Aggregation in Elections with Multiple States"

7nov12:15 pm- 1:30 pmSungki HongIO Student Workshop

october 2016

27oct2:45 pm- 4:00 pmPhilipp Sadowski, Duke University"Subjective Dynamic Information Constraints"

27oct1:30 pm- 2:50 pmDan Goetz, Ph.D. CandidateIndustrial Organization

26oct12:30 pm- 1:20 pmKai Steverson"Screening through Coordination" (joint with Nemanja Antic)

25oct12:45 pm- 2:00 pmMarkus Mobius“Treasure Hunt: Social Learning in the Field”

24oct4:30 pm- 6:00 pm2016 Simpson Lecture - Featuring: Robert Lucas, Nobel LaureateMacro/International Macro

24oct4:30 pm- 6:00 pmRobert Lucas, Nobel Laureate2016 Simpson Lecture

24oct12:15 pm- 1:30 pmFederico HuneeusIO Student Workshop

20oct2:45 pm- 4:00 pmTymofiy Mylovanov, University of PittsburghPersuasion of a Privately Informed Receiver

19oct2:50 pm- 4:00 pmXavier Vives, IESE Business SchoolIndustrial Organization

19oct12:30 pm- 1:20 pmElia Sartori"Repeated Price Incentivation into Treatment"

17oct4:15 pm- 5:45 pmPatrick Bayer, Duke UniversityIndustrial Organization

17oct2:40 pm- 4:10 pmHugo Hopenhayn, UCLAMacro/International Macro

14oct - 15All Day2016 Fall Symposium: Inequality and OpportunityGriswold Center for Economic Policy Studies

13oct2:45 pm- 4:00 pmKyle Chauvin, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Attribution Error and Discrimination in Games"

12oct12:30 pm- 1:20 pmDenis Shishkin"Bayesian Persuasion with Limited Commitment"

12oct12:30 pm- 1:20 pmLasse Mononen"State Dependent MaxMin"

11oct12:45 pm- 2:00 pmRoland Bénabou, Princeton University"Image Versus Information: Changing Societal Norms and Optimal Privacy"
coauthored with S. Nageeb Ali

11oct12:15 pm- 1:15 pmEric LeeperFiscal Sustainability: What Makes the Euro Area Different?

10oct4:15 pm- 5:45 pmRebecca Diamond, Stanford Graduate School of BusinessIndustrial Organization / Industrial Relations

10oct2:40 pm- 4:10 pmEric Leeper, Indiana UniversityMacro/International Macro

10oct12:15 pm- 1:30 pmDaniel GoetzIO Student Workshop

6oct2:45 pm- 4:00 pmElliot Lipnowski, University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute"Repeated Delegation"

6oct1:30 pm- 2:50 pmJeremy Fox, Rice UniversityIndustrial Organization

5oct12:30 pm- 1:20 pmFranz Ostrizek"Behavioral Implementation using Decision Trees"

3oct2:40 pm- 4:10 amJohn Leahy, University of MichiganMacro/International Macro

september 2016

29sep4:30 pm- 5:30 pmMarkus Brunnermeier and Harold James"The Euro and the Battle of Ideas" - Book Talk

29sep2:45 pm- 4:00 pmMark Braverman, Princeton University"Data-Driven Incentive Alignment in Capitation Schemes" (joint with Sylvain Chassang)

29sepAll Day2016 Special Dinner with Glenn HubbardGriswold Center for Economic Policy Studies

28sep12:30 pm- 1:20 pmTommaso Denti, M.I.T."Endogenous Informational Smallness"

27sep12:15 pm- 1:15 pmJoshua BernsteinOptimal Taxation and Fertility Policies

26sep4:15 pm- 5:45 pmChristopher Neilson, Princeton UniversityIndustrial Organization

26sep2:40 pm- 4:10 pmTao Zha, Federal Reserve Bank of AtlantaMacro/International Macro

22sep2:45 pm- 4:00 pmMoritz Meyer-ter-Vehn, UCLA"Recruiting Talent"

22sep1:30 pm- 2:50 pmGautam Gowrisankaran, University of ArizonaIndustrial Organization

22sep12:15 pm- 1:15 pmSir John VickersGriswold Center for Economic Policy Studies & Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance

21sep12:30 pm- 1:20 pmTibor Heumann Epstein, Yale University"An Ascending Auction with Multidimensional Signals"

20sep12:45 pm- 2:00 pmBenjamin Enke, Harvard UniversityBehavioral Economics

19sep12:15 pm- 1:30 pmJohn VickersIO Student Workshop

15sep1:30 pm- 2:50 amStephan Ryan, Washington University in St. LouisIndustrial Organization

august 2016

10aug12:30 pm- 2:00 pmTom Vogl with Shoumitro ChatterjeeEconomic Growth and Childbearing in the Short- and Long-Run

3aug12:30 pm- 2:00 pmOleg ItskhokiExchange Rate Disconnect in General Equilibrium

july 2016

27jul12:30 pm- 2:00 pmStephen MorrisCrises: Equilibrium Shifts under Model Uncertainty

20jul12:30 pm- 2:00 pmNobuhiro Kiyotaki with Kosuke Aoki and Gianluca BenignoMonetary and Financial Policies in Emerging Markets

13jul12:30 pm- 2:00 pmKirill Evdokimov with Michal KolesárInfluence in Instrumental Variable Regression Analysis with Heterogenous Treatment Effects

6jul12:30 pm- 2:00 pmUlrich Mueller with Mark WatsonLong-Run Covariablity

may 2016

25may12:30 pm- 1:20 pmSvetlana Kosterina"Partisan Bias and Self-Reputation"

11may12:30 pm- 1:20 pmDiego Santiago"Welfare in insurance markets with two unobservables"

11may12:00 pm- 1:30 pmOlivier DarmouniApplied Microeconomics Student Workshop

4may12:30 pm- 1:20 pmFranz Ostrizek"Informing Consumers about Hidden Costs"

april 2016

28apr2:45 pm- 4:00 pmKota Saito, Caltech"On path independent stochastic choice"

27apr12:30 pm- 1:20 pmAlex Jakobsen"Temptation and the Value of Information"

25apr3:00 pm- 4:15 pmYinghua HeBeyond Truth-Telling: Preference Estimation with Centralized School Choice

25apr2:40 pm- 4:10 pmVV Chari, University of Minnesota“On the Optimality of Financial Repression”

21apr2:45 pm- 4:00 pmVinicius Carrasco, PUC Rio"Robust Selling Mechanism"

20apr12:30 pm- 1:20 pmKyle Chauvin"Public Games: Observation, Attribution, and Discrimination"

19apr12:45 pm- 2:00 pmAndrea Prat (joint with Industrial Relations)CEO Behavior and Firm Performance

18apr3:00 pm- 4:15 pmArvind MagesanIdentification and Estimation of Dynamic Games when Players

18apr2:40 pm- 4:10 pmKatka Borovickova, NYU"Decomposing Duration Dependence in a Stopping Time Model"

14apr2:45 pm- 4:00 pmChris Shannon, UC Berkeley"Robust and Random Rationalizability"

13apr12:30 pm- 1:20 pmNicholas Butler"Sophisticated Sequential Rationality in Extensive Form Games"

12apr12:45 pm- 2:00 pmTom CunninghamImplicit Preferences Inferred from Choice

11apr3:00 pm- 4:15 pmGreg Lewis with Georgios ZervasThe Welfare Impact of Consumer Reviews: A Case Study of the Hotel Industry

11apr2:40 pm- 4:10 pmXavier Gabaix, NYU"Behavioral Macroeconomics Via Sparse Dynamic Programming"

6apr4:30 pm- 6:00 pmGreg Kaplan, Professor of Economics“Consumption and House Prices in the Great Recession”

6apr12:30 pm- 1:20 pmChen Zhao"Savagian Learning"

march 2016

31mar2:45 pm- 4:00 pmRoland Strausz, Humboldt University"A Theory of Crowdfunding - a mechanism design approach with demand uncertainty and moral hazard"

29mar12:45 pm- 2:00 pmChristine ExleyExcusing Selfishness in Charitable Giving: The Role of Risk

28mar3:00 pm- 4:15 pmHanming Fang with You S. Kim and Wenli LiThe Dynamics of Adjustable-Rate Subprime Mortgage Default: A Structural Estimation

28mar2:40 pm- 4:10 pmLarry Christiano, Northwestern"Financialization and Commodity Markets"

24mar2:45 pm- 4:00 pmVincent Crawford, University of Oxford"Efficient Mechanisms for Level-k Bilateral Trading"

22mar12:45 pm- 2:00 pmVincent CrawfordMeaningful Theorems: Nonparametric Analysis of Reference-Dependent Preference

21mar2:40 pm- 4:10 pmAndy Atkeson, UCLA"Aggregate Implications of Innovation Policy"

10mar2:45 pm- 4:00 pmGabriel Carroll, Stanford University"Robustness and Separation in Multidimensional Screening"

9mar12:30 pm- 1:20 pmGabriel Buchbinder"Pricing by Intermediates"

8mar12:45 pm- 2:00 pmPaulo NatenzonPreference Reversal or Limited Sampling? Maybe túngara frogs are rational after all

7mar2:40 pm- 4:10 pmPierre-Olivier Gourinchas, Berkeley"Global Imbalances and Currency Wars at the ZLB"

3mar2:45 pm- 4:00 pmWilliam Fuchs, UC Berkeley"Information Spillovers in Asset Markets with Correlated Values"

3mar12:45 pm- 2:00 pmCharlie Sprenger, UCSD (joint with Applied Microeconomics / Behavioral Economics)Using Preference Estimates to Customize Incentives: An Application to Polio Vaccination Drives in Pakistan

2mar12:30 pm- 1:20 pmBenjamin Young"Goal-Setting and (Un)awareness"

february 2016

29feb2:40 pm- 4:10 pmDave Donaldson, Stanford"Dynamics of a Malthusian Economy: India in the Aftermath of the 1918 Influenza"

25feb2:45 pm- 4:00 pmSemyon Malamud, University of Lausanne (with Marzena Rostek)"Decentralized Exchange"

22feb2:40 pm- 4:10 pmFrancesco Bianchi, Duke"Escaping the Great Recession"

17feb2:50 pm- 4:00 pmElise Payzan-Le Nestour (joint with Finance)Fooled By Randomness? Financial Decision-Making Under Model Uncertainty

15feb2:40 pm- 4:10 pmVictor Rios-Rull, University of Pennsylvania"Financial Frictions, Asset Prices, and the Great Recession"

8feb2:40 pm- 4:10 pmJavier Bianchi, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis"International Reserves and Rollover Risk"

december 2015

17dec2:45 pm- 4:00 pmWolfgang Pesendorfer, Princeton University"Random Evolving Lotteries and Intrinsic Preference of Information"

14dec2:40 pm- 4:10 pmPedro Olea de Souza e Silva, Princeton University"Paternalism vs Redistribution: Designing Retirement Savings Policies with Behavioral Agents"

10dec2:45 pm- 4:00 pmEnnio Stacchetti, New York University"Bargaining with One-Sided Asymmetric Information and Nonstationary Behavioral Types"

8dec12:45 pm- 2:00 pmAdrien Matray, Princeton University"Attentionally Stable Errors and Light-Bulb Moments"

7dec3:00 pm- 4:15 pmJuha Tolvanen, Princeton University, Ph.D. Candidate"Measuring Moral Hazard Using Panel Data on Insurance""

7dec2:40 pm- 4:10 pmDean Corbae, University of Wisconsin, Madison"Capital Requirements in a Quantitative Model of Banking Industry Dynamics"

3dec2:45 pm- 4:00 pmDrew Fudenberg, Harvard University"Attentionally Stable Errors and Light-Bulb Moments"

november 2015

30nov3:00 pm- 4:15 pmThomas Wollmann, Chicago Booth School of Business"Trucks without Bailouts: Equilibrium Product Characteristics for Commercial Vehicles"

30nov2:40 pm- 4:10 pmGiorgio Primiceri, Northwestern University"Credit Supply and the Housing Boom"

25nov12:30 pm- 1:30 pmAlex Jakobsen"TBD"

23nov3:00 pm- 4:15 pmRichard Katzwer, Princeton University, Ph.D. Candidate"Dynamic Oligopoly and Optimal Patent Design "

23nov2:40 pm- 4:10 pmGita Gopinath, Harvard"Agglomeration and (the Lack of) Competition"

19nov2:45 pm- 4:00 pmMatthew Rabin, Harvard University"Attentionally Stable Errors and Light-Bulb Moments"

18nov12:30 pm- 1:30 pmGabriel Buchbinder and Ben YoungClick for Details

16nov3:00 pm- 4:15 pmAdam Kapor, Princeton University, Visiting Postdoc"Heterogeneous Beliefs and School Choice"

16nov2:40 pm- 4:10 pmJoe Kaboski, Notre Dame"Agglomeration and (the Lack of) Competition"

11nov4:30 pm- 6:00 pmEsteban Rossi-Hansberg, Professor of Economics and International Affairs"Knowledge Hierarchies and the Organization of Firms"

11nov12:30 pm- 1:30 pmChen Zhao"Savagian Learning”

9nov2:40 pm- 4:10 pmChristian Moser, Princeton University"Earnings Inequality and the Minimum Wage: Evidence from Brazil"

october 2015

29oct2:45 pm- 4:00 pmSofia Moroni, University of Pittsburgh"Experimentation in Organizations"

28oct12:30 pm- 1:30 pmJosue Figueroa“Non-Bayesian Persuasion”

27oct12:45 pm- 2:00 pmAlin Coman, Princeton University - Dept. of Psychology"Infectious Cognition: Risk Perception Affects Socially Shared Retrieval-Induced Forgetting of Medical Information"

26oct3:00 pm- 4:15 pmPaul Scott, Toulouse School of Economics"Estimating market power: Evidence from the US Beer Industry"

26oct2:40 pm- 4:10 pmThibaut Lamadon, University of Chicago"A Distributional Framework for Matched Employer Employee Data"

22oct3:00 pm- 4:15 pmSharon Traiberman, Princeton University, Ph.D. Candidate"Do Occupations Matter for the Distributional Consequences of Trade? Evidence from Danish Matched Employee-Employer Data"

22oct2:45 pm- 4:00 pmMikhail Panov, New York University"A Model of Commonly Respectful 'Interspection' in Games"

21oct3:00 pm- 4:15 pmMichael Dickstein, NYU"Patient vs. Physician Incentives in Prescription Drug Choice"