Department of Economics - Seminars and Workshops

Seminars and Workshops

Note on links to papers: Some links point to the authors' web pages. The papers presented in the workshop may be updated versions of the papers on the web.

S - Seminar

W - Workshop

Spring 2014

DateEvent TypeSpeakerTitleTimeLocation
Wednesday,
January 15, 2014
S Sean Chu
Recruiting Candidate
Federal Reserve
Empirical Analysis of Credit Ratings Inflation as a Game of Incomplete Information 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416
Friday,
January 17, 2014
S Enrique Kawamura
Universidad de San Andres
Regulation and State Intervention in Non-Renewable Natural Resources: the cases of the oil and gas sectors in Argentina 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
January 22, 2014
S

Ilse Lindenlaub
Recruiting Candidate
European University Institute

Sorting Multidimensional Types: Theory and Application 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416
Thursday,
January 23, 2014
S Charles Murry
Recruiting Candidate
University of Virginia
Advertising in Vertical Relationships: An Equilibrium Model of the Automobile Industry
Note-Special time: 4:00pm-5:30pm
4:00pm-5:30pm CPCOM 416
Monday,
January 27, 2014
S Irina Merkurieva
Recruiting Candidate
University of Wisconsin
Late Career Job Loss and the Decision to Retire 3:30-5:00pm. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
January 29, 2014
S Domenico Ferraro
Recruiting Candidate
Duke University
The Asymmetric Cyclical Behavior of the U.S. Labor Market 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416
Monday,
February 3, 2014
S Mary Ann Bronson
Recruiting Candidate
University of California
Degrees Are Forever: Marriage, Educational Investment, and Lifecycle Labor Decisions of Men and Women* 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Wednesday,
February 5, 2014
S Naoki Aizawa
Recruiting Candidate
University of Pennsylvania
Health Insurance Exchange Design in an Empirical Equilibrium Labor Market Model 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416
Monday,
February 10, 2014
S Suphanit Piyapromdee
Recruiting Candidate
University of Wisconsin
The Impact of Immigration on Wages, Internal Migration and Welfare 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Tuesday,
February 18, 2014
S Simona Cociuba
University of Western Ontario
Collateralized Borrowing and Risk Taking at Low Interest Rates 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
February 19, 2014
S Ananth Ramanarayanan
University of Western Ontario
Imported Inputs and the Gains from Trade 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
February 25, 2014
W Rishabh Sinha
Arizona State University
Intergenerational Occupational Mobility and Labor Productivity 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Friday,
February 28, 2014
S David Andolfatto
St. Louis Fed
Rehypothecation 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Monday,
March 3, 2014
S Hugo Hopenhayn
University of California, Los Angeles
Information, Misallocation and Aggregate Productivity 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Tuesday,
March 4, 2014
S Jonathan Halket
University of Essex
Homeownership and the Scarcity of Rentals 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Wednesday,
March 5, 2014
S Joe Gyourko
University of Pennsylvania
The Role of Contagion in the Last American Housing Cycle 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Thursday,
March 6, 2014
W Javier Donna
Ohio State University
The Illiquidity of Water Markets 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Monday,
March 17, 2014
S Vijay Krishna
Duke University
Taste Shocks: Transient and Persistent (joint w/ Philipp Sadowski) 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Wednesday,
March 19, 2014
S Magne Mogstad
University of Chicago
  3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Thursday,
March 20, 2014
W Gregory Veramendi
Arizona State University
Search with Simultaneous Auctions under Bilateral Competition 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Friday,
March 21, 2014
S Jose-Victor Rios-Rull
University of Minnesota
Financial Frictions, Asset Prices, and the Great Recession 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Wednesday,
March 26, 2014
S Liran Einav
Stanford University
Can Health Insurance Competition Work? The US Medicare Advantage Program (joint w/ Vilsa Curto, Jonathan Levin, and Jay Bhattacharya) 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Thursday,
March 27, 2014
W Robert (Bob) Pindyck
MIT Sloan
Averting Catastrophes: The Strange Economics of Scylla and Charybdis 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Friday,
March 28, 2014
S Makoto Nakajima
Philadelphia Fed
Doves for the Rich, Hawks for the Poor? Distributional Consequences of Monetary Policy 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Monday,
March 31, 2014
S Jonathan Weinstein
Washington University
Risk Aversion and Rationalizability 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Tuesday,
April 1, 2014
W Xican Xi
Arizona State University
Multi-Plant Firms and Productivity 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Wednesday,
April 2, 2014
S Lars Nesheim
University College London
Identification of Multidimensional Hedonic Models 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Thursday,
April 3, 2014
W Kevin Mumford
Purdue
The Effect of Underwater Mortgages on Unemployment 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Friday,
April 4, 2014
S Monika Piazzesi
Stanford University
Segmented Housing Search 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Monday,
April 7, 2014
S Ron Edwards
Tamkang University, Taiwan
Economic Revolution: Song China & England 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Monday,
April 7, 2014
S Mehmet Ekmekci
University of Pittsburgh
Manipulated Electorates and Information Aggregation (joint w/ Stephan Lauermann) 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Tuesday,
April 8, 2014
W Adam Blandin
Arizona State University
Learning By Doing, Ben-Porath, and Lifecycle Wages 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Wednesday,
April 9, 2014
S Matthew Neidell
Columbia University
Particulate Pollution and the Productivity of Pear Packers 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Thursday,
April 10, 2014
W Madhav Chandrasekher
Arizona State University
 Dynamically Consistent Voting Rules 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Friday,
April 11, 2014
S Evzen Kocenda
Charles University
 Asymmetric Volatility Spillovers 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416
Monday,
April 14, 2014
S Asaf Plan
University of Arizona
Competition for Imperfectly Informed Customers 3:30-5:00pm. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
April 15, 2014
W Bettina Brueggemann
Goethe University Frankfurt
Aggregate and Distributional Effects of Increasing Taxes on Top Income Earners 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Wednesday,
April 16, 2014
S Christopher Stanton
University of Utah
 Making Do With Less: Working Harder During Recessions 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Friday,
April 18, 2014
S Ali Shourideh
University of Pennsylvania
“Optimal Taxation of Wealthy Individuals” 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Monday,
April 21, 2014
S Christopher Flinn
New York University
Labor Market Search and Schooling Investment 3:30-5:00pm. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
April 22, 2014
W Nastassia Krukava
Arizona State University
Distortionary Effects of Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Wednesday,
April 23, 2014
S George Mailath
University of Pennsylvania
The Curse of Long Horizons 3:30-5:00pm CPCOM 416 
Thursday,
April 24, 2014
W Ran Tao
Arizona State University
“What Do Mindless Donations Do? –A Model of Fundraising with Two-Dimensional Private Information” 12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416
Monday,
April 28, 2014
S Andrzej Skrzypacz
Stanford University
Government Interventions in a Dynamic Market with Adverse Selection 3:30-5:00pm. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
April 29, 2014
W Ge Zhizhuang
Arizona State University
  12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416 
Thursday,
May 1, 2014
W Yang Yue
Arizona State University
  12:00-1:15pm CPCOM 416
Thursday,
May 1, 2014
S Sajad Vahedi
Arizona State University
Accounting for exposure in estimating the impact of air pollution on respiratory disease 9:00-10:30am CPCOM 420