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july 2017

19jul(jul 19)12:30 pm(jul 19)12:30 pmOleg Itskhoki"The Economics of Border Adjustment Tax" joint with Barbiero, Farhi and Gopinath

12jul(jul 12)12:30 pm(jul 12)12:30 pmWill DobbieRacial Bias in Bail Decisions

may 2017

11may(may 11)4:15 pm(may 11)4:15 pmRodrigo Adao, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business (IES Fellow 2016-2017)Trade Openness, Agglomeration Effects, and Endogeneous Labor Supply

11may(may 11)12:15 pm(may 11)12:15 pmDan Goetz and Mingyu Chen

10may(may 10)12:30 pm(may 10)12:30 pmFranz Ostrizek"Behavioral Implementation in Extensive Form" (joint with Denis Shishkin)

08may(may 8)4:15 pm(may 8)4:15 pmStefano Della Vigna, U.C. BerkeleyJoint with Industrial Relations and held during their regular seminar slot. Click on this event for paper info.

08may(may 8)12:15 pm(may 8)12:15 pmMolly Schnell

04may(may 4)4:15 pm(may 4)4:15 pmAndrei Levchenko, University of MichiganTFP, News, and “Sentiments:” The International Transmission of Business Cycles

04may(may 4)2:45 pm(may 4)2:45 pmJuan Ortner, Boston University"Progressive Learning" (joint with Avidit Acharya)

03may(may 3)4:30 pm(may 3)4:30 pmAndrei Zeleneev

03may(may 3)12:30 pm(may 3)12:30 pmKyle Chauvin

02may(may 2)12:45 pm(may 2)12:45 pmDavid Laibson, Harvard University"Myopia and Discounting"


01may2:40 pm4:10 pmMartin Schneider, Stanford UniversityMacro/International Macro

01may12:15 pm1:15 pmFederico Huneeus

april 2017

28apr(apr 28)2:00 pm(apr 28)2:00 pmAnna Sanktjohanser, University of Oxford

27apr(apr 27)4:30 pm(apr 27)4:30 pmJaume Ventura, CREI"Globalization and Governments"

27apr(apr 27)2:45 pm(apr 27)2:45 pmEmir Kamenica, Chicago Booth School of Business"Experiments as convex functions: three applications"

27apr(apr 27)1:30 pm(apr 27)1:30 pmJean-Francois Houde, Cornell UniversityJoint with CHW/RPDS

26apr(apr 26)4:30 pm(apr 26)4:30 pmPaul Ho

26apr(apr 26)12:30 pm(apr 26)12:30 pmBenjamin Young"Vague Contracting and Endogenous Awareness"

25apr(apr 25)12:45 pm(apr 25)12:45 pmStefan Penczynski, University of Mannheim"Disclosure of Verifiable Information under Competition: An Experimental Study"

24apr(apr 24)2:40 pm(apr 24)2:40 pmSergio Rebelo, Northwestern UniversityMacro/International Macro

24apr(apr 24)12:15 pm(apr 24)12:15 pmAnna Chorniy and Kathleen Hu

20apr(apr 20)4:15 pm(apr 20)4:15 pmFrancis Kramarz, CREST-ENSAEVolatility in the Small and in the Large: The Lack of Diversification in International Trade

20apr(apr 20)2:45 pm(apr 20)2:45 pmLeonardo Pejsachowicz, Ecole Polytechnic"Breadth versus Depth" joint with Michael Richter (Royal Holloway University and Sen Geng (Xiamen University)

20apr(apr 20)1:30 pm(apr 20)1:30 pmJesse Shapiro, Brown University"How Are SNAP Benefits Spent? Evidence from a Retail Panel"

19apr(apr 19)4:30 pm(apr 19)4:30 pmChristian Wolf

19apr(apr 19)12:30 pm(apr 19)12:30 pmJosue Figueroa"Bonuses for Failure"

18apr(apr 18)12:45 pm(apr 18)12:45 pmRicardo Perez-Truglia, UCLA"The Effects of Income Transparency on Well-Being: Evidence from a Natural Experiment"

17apr(apr 17)2:40 pm(apr 17)2:40 pmHarald Uhlig, University of ChicagoMacro/International Macro

13apr(apr 13)4:15 pm(apr 13)4:15 pmFelix Tintelnot, University of Chicago"Trade and Domestic Production Networks"

13apr(apr 13)2:45 pm(apr 13)2:45 pmSanjeev Goyal, University of Cambridge"The Strategy of Conquest"

13apr(apr 13)1:30 pm(apr 13)1:30 pmMatt Backus, Columbia UniversityTBA

12apr(apr 12)6:00 pm(apr 12)6:00 pmMikkel Plagborg-Moller, Harvard University

12apr(apr 12)12:30 pm(apr 12)12:30 pmCharles Louis-Sidois"Optimal Vote Buyng"

12apr(apr 12)12:30 pm(apr 12)12:30 pmElia Sartori"Competitive Provision of Information Goods"

11apr(apr 11)12:45 pm(apr 11)12:45 pmLarbi Alaoui, Universitat Pompeu Fabra"Cost-Benefit Analysis in Reasoning: Theory and Applications"

10apr(apr 10)4:15 pm(apr 10)4:15 pmDaron Acemoglu, MITMacro/International Macro / Labor

10apr(apr 10)12:15 pm(apr 10)12:15 pmMingyu Chen

05apr(apr 5)4:15 pm(apr 5)4:15 pmLiyu Dou"Generalized Local-to-Unity Models"

05apr(apr 5)12:30 pm(apr 5)12:30 pmGabriel Buchbinder"Price Protection"

05apr(apr 5)12:30 pm(apr 5)12:30 pmFranz Ostrizek"Arguing for the sake of argument"

03apr(apr 3)4:30 pm(apr 3)4:30 pmFeaturedMotohiro YogoDepartment Wide Seminar

03apr(apr 3)12:15 pm(apr 3)12:15 pmIoannis Branikas

march 2017

30mar(mar 30)2:45 pm(mar 30)2:45 pmTibor Heumann Epstein, Yale University"An Ascending Auction with Multidimensional Signals"

30mar(mar 30)1:30 pm(mar 30)1:30 pmPietro Tebaldi, University of ChicagoJoint with CHW/RPDS

29mar(mar 29)12:30 pm(mar 29)12:30 pmPedram Heydari"Reference Dependent Stochastic Choice with Multiple Endogenous Attributes"

27mar(mar 27)2:40 pm(mar 27)2:40 pmKurt Mitman, Institute for International Economic StudiesMacro/International Macro

16mar(mar 16)4:15 pm(mar 16)4:15 pmMarc Melitz, Harvard University "The Impact of Exports on Innovation: Theory and Evidence"

16mar(mar 16)2:45 pm(mar 16)2:45 pmTommaso Denti, M.I.T."Network Effects in Information Acquisition"

16mar(mar 16)1:30 pm(mar 16)1:30 pmAllan Collard-Wexler, Duke UniversityTBA

15mar(mar 15)12:30 pm(mar 15)12:30 pmDenis Shishkin"Bayesian Persuasion with Limited Commitment"

14mar(mar 14)12:45 pm(mar 14)12:45 pmGilat Levy, London School of EconomicsCombining Forecasts: Why Decision Makers Neglect Correlation

13mar(mar 13)2:40 pm(mar 13)2:40 pmJohn Haltiwanger, University of MarylandMacro/International Macro

13mar(mar 13)12:15 pm(mar 13)12:15 pmGiulia Brancaccio

09mar(mar 9)4:15 pm(mar 9)4:15 pmJavier Cravino, University of Michigan (IES Kenen Fellow 2016-2017)"Trade-Induced Structual Change and the Skill Premium"

09mar(mar 9)2:45 pm(mar 9)2:45 pmMarina Halac, Columbia University"Commitment vs. Flexibility with Costly Verification" (with Pierre Yared)

09mar(mar 9)1:30 pm(mar 9)1:30 pmSusan Athey, Stanford Graduate School of BusinessThe Impact of Aggregators on Internet News Consumption

09mar(mar 9)12:20 pm(mar 9)12:20 pmGiorgia Barboni“Repayment Flexibility in Microfinance Contracts: Theory and Experimental Evidence”

06mar(mar 6)2:40 pm(mar 6)2:40 pmMark Bils, University of RochesterMacro/International Macro / CHW/RPDS

02mar(mar 2)4:15 pm(mar 2)4:15 pmPablo Fajgelbaum, University of California, Los AngelesOptimal Transport Networks in Spatial Equilibrium

02mar(mar 2)2:45 pm(mar 2)2:45 pmMichihiro Kandori, University of Tokyo"Cooperation and Dynamic Network Formation under Private Monitoring: A Case Study" (joint with S. Obayashi)

01mar12:30 pm1:20 pmEvgenii Safonov"Random Choice with Framing Effects"

february 2017

27feb(feb 27)2:40 pm(feb 27)2:40 pmJan Eeckhout, Pompeu Fabra and University College LondonMacro/International Macro

27feb(feb 27)12:15 pm(feb 27)12:15 pmGiulia Brancaccio

23feb(feb 23)4:15 pm(feb 23)4:15 pmMagne Mogstad, University of ChicagoInformation Frictions, Broadband Internet and the Relationship between Distance and Trade

23feb(feb 23)2:45 pm(feb 23)2:45 pmJohannes Horner, Yale UniversityKeeping Your Story Straight: Truthtelling and Liespotting"

23feb(feb 23)1:30 pm(feb 23)1:30 pmFrancesco Decarolis, Boston University

22feb(feb 22)12:30 pm(feb 22)12:30 pmLasse Mononen"State Dependent MaxMin: Now with Less Wrong Results!"

21feb(feb 21)12:45 pm(feb 21)12:45 pmDavid Dillenberger, University of PennsylvaniaGroup-Shift and the Consensus Effect

20feb(feb 20)2:40 pm(feb 20)2:40 pmCharles Engel, University of WisconsinMacro/International Macro

16feb(feb 16)4:15 pm(feb 16)4:15 pmJorge Balat, Johns Hopkins UniversityHeterogenous Firms: Skilled-Labor Productivity and the Destination of Experts

16feb(feb 16)1:30 pm(feb 16)1:30 pmGaston Illanes, Northwestern University"Switching Costs in Pension Plan Choice"

13feb(feb 13)2:40 pm(feb 13)2:40 pmDiego Comin, DartmouthEndogenous Technology Adoption and R&D as Sources of Business Cycle Persistence

10feb(feb 10)4:30 pm(feb 10)4:30 pmNatalie CoxPricing, Selection, and Welfare in the Student Loan Market: Evidence from Borrower Repayment Decisions

09feb(feb 9)4:30 pm(feb 9)4:30 pmYunzhi HuRecovery Dynamics: An Explanation from Bank Screening and Entrepreneur Entry

09feb(feb 9)2:30 pm(feb 9)2:30 pmNatalia Ramondo, University of California, San DiegoExporters' and Multinational Firms' Life-Cycle Dynamics

08feb(feb 8)4:30 pm(feb 8)4:30 pmCan UrgunContract Manufacturing Relationships

07feb(feb 7)4:30 pm(feb 7)4:30 pmPascal NoelThe Effect of Debt on Default and Consumption: Evidence from Housing Policy in the Great Recession

06feb(feb 6)4:30 pm(feb 6)4:30 pmJacopo PeregoSearching For Information and the Diffusion of Knowledge

january 2017

27jan(jan 27)10:30 am(jan 27)10:30 amMaria Micaela SviatschiMaking a Narco: Childhood Exposure to Illegal Labor Markets and Criminal Life Paths

26jan(jan 26)10:30 am(jan 26)10:30 amElisa GiannoneSkilled-Biased Technical Change and Regional Convergence

25jan(jan 25)10:30 am(jan 25)10:30 amJohn Eric HumphriesThe Causes and Consequences of Self-Employment over the Life Cycle

24jan(jan 24)10:30 am(jan 24)10:30 amMichelle MarcusGoing Beneath the Surface: Petroleum Pollution, Regulation, and Health

23jan(jan 23)10:30 am(jan 23)10:30 amJack WillisTime vs. State in Insurance: Experimental Evidence from Contract Farming in Kenya

20jan(jan 20)10:30 am(jan 20)10:30 amPeter HullEstimating Hospital Quality with Quasi-experimental Data

19jan(jan 19)10:30 am(jan 19)10:30 amVivek BhattacharyaAn Empirical Model of R&D Procurement Contests: An Analysis of the DOD SBIR Program

18jan(jan 18)10:30 am(jan 18)10:30 amAdam KaporHeterogeneous Beliefs and School Choice Mechanisms

17jan(jan 17)10:30 am(jan 17)10:30 amPiotr DworczakMechanism Design with Aftermarkets:Cutoff Mechanisms

13jan(jan 13)10:30 am(jan 13)10:30 amGregory CoxWeak Identification in a Class of Generically Identified Models with an Application to Factor Models

12jan(jan 12)10:30 am(jan 12)10:30 amOwen Zidar, University of Chicago-Booth"State Taxes and Spatial Misallocation"

11jan(jan 11)10:30 am(jan 11)10:30 amMoritz Lenel, Stanford UniversitySafe Assets, Collateralized Lending and Monetary Policy

10jan(jan 10)10:30 am(jan 10)10:30 amGregor Jarosch, Stanford University"Statistical Discrimination and Duration Dependence in the Job Finding Rate"

09jan(jan 9)10:30 am(jan 9)10:30 amXavier Jaravel, Harvard UniversityThe Unequal Gains from Product Innovations: Evidence from the US Retail Sector

december 2016

14dec(dec 14)6:00 pm(dec 14)6:00 pmPaul Ho"Factor and Idiosyncratic Volatility"

14dec(dec 14)12:30 pm(dec 14)12:30 pmKorhan Kocak"Sequential Updating"

13dec(dec 13)2:40 pm(dec 13)2:40 pmTong Li, Vanderbilt UniversityA Partial Identication Subnetwork Approach to Discrete Games in Large Networks: An Application to Quantifying Peer Effects

13dec(dec 13)12:15 pm(dec 13)12:15 pmKazushige MatsudaThe Stagnation of Collegiate Attainment

12dec(dec 12)4:15 pm(dec 12)4:15 pmNeale Mahoney, Chicago Booth School of BusinessIndustrial Organization

12dec(dec 12)2:40 pm(dec 12)2:40 pmSungki Hong, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Customer Capital, Markup Cyclicality, and Amplification"

12dec(dec 12)12:15 pm(dec 12)12:15 pmMolly SchnellIO Student Workshop

08dec(dec 8)2:45 pm(dec 8)2:45 pmChen Zhao, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Pseudo-Bayesian Updating"

08dec(dec 8)1:30 pm(dec 8)1:30 pmAli Yurukoglu, Stanford Graduate School of EconomicsIndustrial Organization

07dec(dec 7)6:00 pm(dec 7)6:00 pmIoannis Branikas"Location Choice, Portfolio Choice"

07dec(dec 7)2:50 pm(dec 7)2:50 pmArvind Krishnamurthy, Stanford UniversityMacro/International Macro / Finance

07dec(dec 7)12:30 pm(dec 7)12:30 pmLeonardo Pejsachowicz, Ecole Polytechnic"Choice Deferral, Indecisiveness and Preference for Flexibility" joint with Severine Toussaert (LSE Policy)

06dec(dec 6)12:15 pm(dec 6)12:15 pmJessica BrownBoost or Bust?: The Effect of Booster Seat Laws on Child Automobile Safety

05dec(dec 5)12:15 pm(dec 5)12:15 pmMingyu ChenIO Student Workshop

01dec2:45 pm4:00 pmPhilipp Strack, UC Berkeley"On the Speed of Social Learning" (with Matan Harel, Elchanan Mossel & Omer Tamuz)

01dec1:30 pm2:50 pmLiran Einav, Stanford UniversityIndustrial Organization

november 2016

30nov(nov 30)6:00 pm(nov 30)6:00 pmAndrei Zeleneev

30nov(nov 30)12:30 pm(nov 30)12:30 pmJosue Figueroa"Incentives for Information Acquisition"

29nov(nov 29)12:45 pm(nov 29)12:45 pmPhilipp Strack, U.C. BerkeleyBehavioral Economics

29nov(nov 29)12:15 pm(nov 29)12:15 pmNikhil GuptaDoes Limited Contraceptive Access Slow Fertility Decline in Africa?

28nov(nov 28)2:40 pm(nov 28)2:40 pmCristian Alonso, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Cutting Back on Labor Intensive Goods? Implications for Fiscal Stimulus"

28nov(nov 28)12:15 pm(nov 28)12:15 pmGiulia BrancaccioIO Student Workshop

22nov(nov 22)12:45 pm(nov 22)12:45 pmTristan Gagnon-Bartsch, Harvard UniversityBehavioral Economics

21nov(nov 21)2:40 pm(nov 21)2:40 pmAlejandro Van der Ghote, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Coordinating Monetary and Financial Regulatory Policies"

21nov(nov 21)12:15 pm(nov 21)12:15 pmIoannis BranikasIO Student Workshop

17nov(nov 17)2:45 pm(nov 17)2:45 pmAlex Jakobsen, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Dynamic (In)Consistency and the Value of Information"

17nov(nov 17)1:30 pm(nov 17)1:30 pmAriel Pakes, Harvard UniversityIndustrial Organization

16nov(nov 16)12:30 pm(nov 16)12:30 pmBenjamin Young"Goal-Setting and (Un)awareness"

15nov(nov 15)12:45 pm(nov 15)12:45 pmPaul Niehaus, U.C. San Diego"Pathways of Persuasion"

14nov(nov 14)2:40 pm(nov 14)2:40 pmChristopher Udry, YaleMacro/International Macro / Development

14nov(nov 14)12:15 pm(nov 14)12:15 pmCharis KatsiardisIO Student Workshop

09nov(nov 9)6:00 pm(nov 9)6:00 pmChristian WolfMasquerading Shocks in Sign-Restricted VARs

09nov(nov 9)12:30 pm(nov 9)12:30 pmSvetlana Kosterina"Information Aggregation in Elections with Multiple States"

07nov(nov 7)4:30 pm(nov 7)4:30 pmFeaturedAlan Krueger"The Rise in Alternative Work Arrangements in the U.S., 1995-2015: Trends, Hypotheses and Policy"

07nov(nov 7)12:15 pm(nov 7)12:15 pmSungki HongIO Student Workshop

october 2016

27oct(oct 27)2:45 pm(oct 27)2:45 pmPhilipp Sadowski, Duke University"Subjective Dynamic Information Constraints"

27oct(oct 27)1:30 pm(oct 27)1:30 pmDan Goetz, Ph.D. CandidateIndustrial Organization

26oct(oct 26)12:30 pm(oct 26)12:30 pmKai Steverson"Screening through Coordination" (joint with Nemanja Antic)

25oct(oct 25)12:45 pm(oct 25)12:45 pmMarkus Mobius“Treasure Hunt: Social Learning in the Field”

24oct(oct 24)4:30 pm(oct 24)4:30 pmFeaturedRobert Lucas, Nobel Laureate2016 Simpson Lecture

24oct(oct 24)4:30 pm(oct 24)4:30 pm2016 Simpson Lecture - Featuring: Robert Lucas, Nobel LaureateMacro/International Macro

24oct(oct 24)12:15 pm(oct 24)12:15 pmFederico HuneeusIO Student Workshop

20oct(oct 20)2:45 pm(oct 20)2:45 pmTymofiy Mylovanov, University of PittsburghPersuasion of a Privately Informed Receiver

19oct(oct 19)2:50 pm(oct 19)2:50 pmXavier Vives, IESE Business SchoolIndustrial Organization

19oct(oct 19)12:30 pm(oct 19)12:30 pmElia Sartori"Repeated Price Incentivation into Treatment"

17oct(oct 17)4:15 pm(oct 17)4:15 pmPatrick Bayer, Duke UniversityIndustrial Organization

17oct(oct 17)2:40 pm(oct 17)2:40 pmHugo Hopenhayn, UCLAMacro/International Macro

14octallday15alldayFeatured2016 Fall Symposium: Inequality and OpportunityGriswold Center for Economic Policy Studies

13oct(oct 13)2:45 pm(oct 13)2:45 pmKyle Chauvin, Princeton University PhD Candidate"Attribution Error and Discrimination in Games"

12oct(oct 12)12:30 pm(oct 12)12:30 pmLasse Mononen"State Dependent MaxMin"

12oct(oct 12)12:30 pm(oct 12)12:30 pmDenis Shishkin"Bayesian Persuasion with Limited Commitment"

11oct(oct 11)12:45 pm(oct 11)12:45 pmRoland Bénabou, Princeton University"Image Versus Information: Changing Societal Norms and Optimal Privacy"
coauthored with S. Nageeb Ali

11oct(oct 11)12:15 pm(oct 11)12:15 pmFeaturedEric LeeperFiscal Sustainability: What Makes the Euro Area Different?

10oct(oct 10)4:15 pm(oct 10)4:15 pmRebecca Diamond, Stanford Graduate School of BusinessIndustrial Organization / Industrial Relations

10oct(oct 10)2:40 pm(oct 10)2:40 pmEric Leeper, Indiana UniversityMacro/International Macro

10oct(oct 10)12:15 pm(oct 10)12:15 pmDaniel GoetzIO Student Workshop

06oct(oct 6)2:45 pm(oct 6)2:45 pmElliot Lipnowski, University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute"Repeated Delegation"

06oct(oct 6)1:30 pm(oct 6)1:30 pmJeremy Fox, Rice UniversityIndustrial Organization

05oct(oct 5)12:30 pm(oct 5)12:30 pmFranz Ostrizek"Behavioral Implementation using Decision Trees"

03oct(oct 3)2:40 pm(oct 3)2:40 pmJohn Leahy, University of MichiganMacro/International Macro

september 2016

29sep(sep 29)4:30 pm(sep 29)4:30 pmFeaturedMarkus Brunnermeier and Harold James"The Euro and the Battle of Ideas" - Book Talk

29sep(sep 29)2:45 pm(sep 29)2:45 pmMark Braverman, Princeton University"Data-Driven Incentive Alignment in Capitation Schemes" (joint with Sylvain Chassang)

29sepalldayalldayFeatured2016 Special Dinner with Glenn HubbardGriswold Center for Economic Policy Studies

28sep(sep 28)12:30 pm(sep 28)12:30 pmTommaso Denti, M.I.T."Endogenous Informational Smallness"

27sep(sep 27)12:15 pm(sep 27)12:15 pmJoshua BernsteinOptimal Taxation and Fertility Policies

26sep(sep 26)4:15 pm(sep 26)4:15 pmChristopher Neilson, Princeton UniversityIndustrial Organization

26sep(sep 26)2:40 pm(sep 26)2:40 pmTao Zha, Federal Reserve Bank of AtlantaMacro/International Macro

22sep(sep 22)2:45 pm(sep 22)2:45 pmMoritz Meyer-ter-Vehn, UCLA"Recruiting Talent"

22sep(sep 22)1:30 pm(sep 22)1:30 pmGautam Gowrisankaran, University of ArizonaIndustrial Organization

22sep(sep 22)12:15 pm(sep 22)12:15 pmFeaturedSir John VickersGriswold Center for Economic Policy Studies & Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance

21sep(sep 21)12:30 pm(sep 21)12:30 pmTibor Heumann Epstein, Yale University"An Ascending Auction with Multidimensional Signals"

20sep(sep 20)12:45 pm(sep 20)12:45 pmBenjamin Enke, Harvard UniversityBehavioral Economics

19sep(sep 19)12:15 pm(sep 19)12:15 pmJohn VickersIO Student Workshop

15sep(sep 15)1:30 pm(sep 15)1:30 pmStephan Ryan, Washington University in St. LouisIndustrial Organization

august 2016

10aug(aug 10)12:30 pm(aug 10)12:30 pmTom Vogl with Shoumitro ChatterjeeEconomic Growth and Childbearing in the Short- and Long-Run

03aug(aug 3)12:30 pm(aug 3)12:30 pmOleg ItskhokiExchange Rate Disconnect in General Equilibrium

july 2016

27jul(jul 27)12:30 pm(jul 27)12:30 pmStephen MorrisCrises: Equilibrium Shifts under Model Uncertainty

20jul(jul 20)12:30 pm(jul 20)12:30 pmNobuhiro Kiyotaki with Kosuke Aoki and Gianluca BenignoMonetary and Financial Policies in Emerging Markets

13jul(jul 13)12:30 pm(jul 13)12:30 pmKirill Evdokimov with Michal KolesárInfluence in Instrumental Variable Regression Analysis with Heterogenous Treatment Effects

06jul(jul 6)12:30 pm(jul 6)12:30 pmUlrich Mueller with Mark WatsonLong-Run Covariablity

may 2016

25may(may 25)12:30 pm(may 25)12:30 pmSvetlana Kosterina"Partisan Bias and Self-Reputation"

11may(may 11)12:30 pm(may 11)12:30 pmDiego Santiago"Welfare in insurance markets with two unobservables"

11may(may 11)12:00 pm(may 11)12:00 pmOlivier DarmouniApplied Microeconomics Student Workshop

04may(may 4)12:30 pm(may 4)12:30 pmFranz Ostrizek"Informing Consumers about Hidden Costs"

02may(may 2)3:00 pm(may 2)3:00 pmEric BudishExperiments as a Bridge from Market Design Theory to Market Design Practice: Changing the Course Allocation Mechanism at Wharton

april 2016

28apr(apr 28)2:45 pm(apr 28)2:45 pmKota Saito, Caltech"On path independent stochastic choice"

27apr(apr 27)12:30 pm(apr 27)12:30 pmAlex Jakobsen"Temptation and the Value of Information"

25apr(apr 25)3:00 pm(apr 25)3:00 pmYinghua HeBeyond Truth-Telling: Preference Estimation with Centralized School Choice

25apr(apr 25)2:40 pm(apr 25)2:40 pmVV Chari, University of Minnesota“On the Optimality of Financial Repression”

21apr(apr 21)2:45 pm(apr 21)2:45 pmVinicius Carrasco, PUC Rio"Robust Selling Mechanism"

20apr(apr 20)12:30 pm(apr 20)12:30 pmKyle Chauvin"Public Games: Observation, Attribution, and Discrimination"

19apr(apr 19)12:45 pm(apr 19)12:45 pmAndrea Prat (joint with Industrial Relations)CEO Behavior and Firm Performance

18apr(apr 18)3:00 pm(apr 18)3:00 pmArvind MagesanIdentification and Estimation of Dynamic Games when Players

18apr(apr 18)2:40 pm(apr 18)2:40 pmKatka Borovickova, NYU"Decomposing Duration Dependence in a Stopping Time Model"

14apr(apr 14)2:45 pm(apr 14)2:45 pmChris Shannon, UC Berkeley"Robust and Random Rationalizability"

13apr(apr 13)12:30 pm(apr 13)12:30 pmNicholas Butler"Sophisticated Sequential Rationality in Extensive Form Games"

12apr(apr 12)12:45 pm(apr 12)12:45 pmTom CunninghamImplicit Preferences Inferred from Choice

11apr(apr 11)3:00 pm(apr 11)3:00 pmGreg Lewis with Georgios ZervasThe Welfare Impact of Consumer Reviews: A Case Study of the Hotel Industry

11apr(apr 11)2:40 pm(apr 11)2:40 pmXavier Gabaix, NYU"Behavioral Macroeconomics Via Sparse Dynamic Programming"

06apr(apr 6)4:30 pm(apr 6)4:30 pmGreg Kaplan, Professor of Economics“Consumption and House Prices in the Great Recession”

06apr(apr 6)12:30 pm(apr 6)12:30 pmChen Zhao"Savagian Learning"

march 2016

31mar(mar 31)2:45 pm(mar 31)2:45 pmRoland Strausz, Humboldt University"A Theory of Crowdfunding - a mechanism design approach with demand uncertainty and moral hazard"

29mar(mar 29)12:45 pm(mar 29)12:45 pmChristine ExleyExcusing Selfishness in Charitable Giving: The Role of Risk

28mar(mar 28)3:00 pm(mar 28)3:00 pmHanming Fang with You S. Kim and Wenli LiThe Dynamics of Adjustable-Rate Subprime Mortgage Default: A Structural Estimation

28mar(mar 28)2:40 pm(mar 28)2:40 pmLarry Christiano, Northwestern"Financialization and Commodity Markets"

24mar(mar 24)2:45 pm(mar 24)2:45 pmVincent Crawford, University of Oxford"Efficient Mechanisms for Level-k Bilateral Trading"

22mar(mar 22)12:45 pm(mar 22)12:45 pmVincent CrawfordMeaningful Theorems: Nonparametric Analysis of Reference-Dependent Preference

21mar(mar 21)2:40 pm(mar 21)2:40 pmAndy Atkeson, UCLA"Aggregate Implications of Innovation Policy"

10mar(mar 10)2:45 pm(mar 10)2:45 pmGabriel Carroll, Stanford University"Robustness and Separation in Multidimensional Screening"

09mar(mar 9)12:30 pm(mar 9)12:30 pmGabriel Buchbinder"Pricing by Intermediates"

08mar(mar 8)12:45 pm(mar 8)12:45 pmPaulo NatenzonPreference Reversal or Limited Sampling? Maybe túngara frogs are rational after all

07mar(mar 7)2:40 pm(mar 7)2:40 pmPierre-Olivier Gourinchas, Berkeley"Global Imbalances and Currency Wars at the ZLB"

03mar(mar 3)2:45 pm(mar 3)2:45 pmWilliam Fuchs, UC Berkeley"Information Spillovers in Asset Markets with Correlated Values"

03mar(mar 3)12:45 pm(mar 3)12:45 pmCharlie Sprenger, UCSD (joint with Applied Microeconomics / Behavioral Economics)Using Preference Estimates to Customize Incentives: An Application to Polio Vaccination Drives in Pakistan

02mar(mar 2)12:30 pm(mar 2)12:30 pmBenjamin Young"Goal-Setting and (Un)awareness"

february 2016

29feb(feb 29)2:40 pm(feb 29)2:40 pmDave Donaldson, Stanford"Dynamics of a Malthusian Economy: India in the Aftermath of the 1918 Influenza"

25feb(feb 25)2:45 pm(feb 25)2:45 pmSemyon Malamud, University of Lausanne (with Marzena Rostek)"Decentralized Exchange"

22feb(feb 22)2:40 pm(feb 22)2:40 pmFrancesco Bianchi, Duke"Escaping the Great Recession"

17feb(feb 17)2:50 pm(feb 17)2:50 pmElise Payzan-Le Nestour (joint with Finance)Fooled By Randomness? Financial Decision-Making Under Model Uncertainty

15feb(feb 15)2:40 pm(feb 15)2:40 pmVictor Rios-Rull, University of Pennsylvania"Financial Frictions, Asset Prices, and the Great Recession"

08feb(feb 8)2:40 pm(feb 8)2:40 pmJavier Bianchi, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis"International Reserves and Rollover Risk"

december 2015

17dec(dec 17)2:45 pm(dec 17)2:45 pmWolfgang Pesendorfer, Princeton University"Random Evolving Lotteries and Intrinsic Preference of Information"

14dec(dec 14)2:40 pm(dec 14)2:40 pmPedro Olea de Souza e Silva, Princeton University"Paternalism vs Redistribution: Designing Retirement Savings Policies with Behavioral Agents"