Seminars and workshops

Spring 2018

Regarding event type, S is used to denote seminars and W is used to denote workshops.

DateTypeSpeakerTitleTimeLocation
Friday,
January 19, 2018
S Jan Eeckhout
University College London
The Rise of Market Power and the Macroeconomic Implications 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
January 25, 2018
W Basit Zafar
Arizona State University
Demand for Macroeconomic Data: Evidence from an Information-Acquisition Experiment 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
January 30, 2018
W Berthold Herrendorf
Arizona State University
Structural Change in Investment and Consumption: A Unified Approach 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
January 31, 2018
S Natalie Cox
Princeton University
Pricing and Selection in the Student Loan Market: Evidence from Borrower Refinancing Decisions 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
February 7, 2018
S Michael Dinerstein
University of Chicago
Allocative Efficiency in K-12 Education 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
February 9, 2018
S Pete Klenow
Stanford University
Assessing the Gains from E-Commerce 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
February 13, 2018
W Seth Pruitt
Arizona State University
The Nature of Household Labor Income Risk 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
February 15, 2018
W Lukasz Wozny
Warsaw School of Economics
Supermodular Comparative Statics 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
February 16, 2018
S Anmol Bhandari
University of Minnesota
Sweat Equity in US Private Business 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
February 22, 2018
W Ahmet Altinok
Arizona State University
Many-to-One Dynamic Matching 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
February 27, 2018
W Adam Blandin
Virginia Commonwealth University
Family Structure, Human Capital Investment, and Aggregate College Attainment 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
February 28, 2018
S Chris Neilson
Princeton University
The Equilibrium Effects of Informed School Choice (with Francisco Gallego and Claudia Allende) 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
March 1, 2018
W Sadegh Eshaghnia
Arizona State University
Child Development Model with the Endogenous Timing of Births 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
March 13, 2018
W Tanisa Tawichsri
Arizona State University
Thailand's car tax rebate scheme and household consumption response 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
March 14, 2018
S Ashley Langer
University of Arizona
Escalation of Scrutiny: The Gains from Dynamic Enforcement of Environmental Regulations 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
March 15, 2018
W Diana MacDonald
Arizona State University
Adoption from Foster Care: Evidence from a Policy Change 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Monday,
March 19, 2018
S Eric Gonzalez Sanchez
Arizona State University
Bargaining with Interdependent Outside Options: Efficiency 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
March 20, 2018
W Nazim Tamkoc
Arizona State University
Bribery, Plant Size and Economic Development 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
March 21, 2018
S Tyler Ransom
University of Oklahoma
Changes across Cohorts in Wage Returns to Schooling and Early Work Experiences 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
March 22, 2018
W Sophie Mathes
Arizona State University
Do Seniors Vote with Their Feet? The Role of Health in Tiebout's Hypothesis 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
March 23, 2018
S Andres Rodriguez-Clare
University of California, Berkeley
External Economies of Scale and Industrial Policy: A View from Trade 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Monday,
March 26, 2018
S Ying Chen
John Hopkins University
When to Ask for an Update: Timing in Strategic Communication 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
March 27, 2018
W Alberto Rivera Padilla
Arizona State University
From Rags to Rajah: Slums and Spatial Allocation of Talent 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
March 28, 2018
S Kevin Lang
Boston University
The Determinants of Teachers' Occupational Choice 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
March 29, 2018
W Sayahnika Basu
Arizona State University
Environmental Justice for Seniors? Evidence from the Superfund Program 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
March 30, 2018
S Yu Zheng
City University of Hong Kong
Innovate to Lead or Innovate to Prevail: When Do Monopolistic Rents Induce Growth? 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 120
Monday,
April 2, 2018
S Leeat Yariv
Princeton University
On the Efficiency of Stable Matchings in Large Markets (joint with SangMok Lee) 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
April 3, 2018
W Alex Rivadeneira Acosta
Arizona State University
Firm dynamics and family management: evidence from Ecuador 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
April 4, 2018
S Gordon Dahl
University of California, San Diego
Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance (joint with Anne Geilen) 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
April 5, 2018
W Santiago Garcia Couto
Arizona State University
Occupational Task Change and Relative Wage Changes 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
April 6, 2018
S Francois Gourio
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Weather Shocks and Climate Change 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 120
Monday,
April 9, 2018
S Jeff Ely
Northwestern University
Sequential Information Design (joint with Laura Doval) 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
April 10, 2018
W Nirman Saha
Arizona State University
The Value of a Statistical Life : Evidence from medical expenditure of Seniors 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
April 11, 2018
S Tatyana Deryugina
University of Illinois
Does When You Die Depend on Where You Live? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
April 12, 2018
W Juhui Bae
Arizona State University
On forecasting with partial least square factors 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
April 13, 2018
S Zachary Mahone
University of Toronto
Entrepreneurial Portfolio Choices with Aggregate Risk 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 120
Monday,
April 16, 2018
S Alessandro Lizzeri
New York University
Rules and Commitment in Communication 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
April 17, 2018
W Alberto Vindas Quesada
Arizona State University
The Times They Are A-Changin': Occupational Growth Accounting & Technological Change 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
April 18, 2018
S Gregorio Caetano
University of Rochester
Explaining Recent Trends in US School Segregation: 1988-2014 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
April 19, 2018
W Ambika Athreya
Arizona State University
I take thee at "almost" thy word: Restricted Lying in Games of Communication 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
April 20, 2018
S Ernesto Pasten
Toulouse School of Economics
Price Rigidities and the Granular Origins of Aggregate Fluctuations 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 120
Monday,
April 23, 2018
S Juuso Välimäki
Alto University
All-Pay Auctions with Affiliated Values
(joint work with Chang-Koo Chi and Pauli Murto)
3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
April 24, 2018
W Mehrdad Esfahani
Arizona State University
Educational Attainment, Managerial Quality, and Economic Development 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
April 25, 2018
S Fabian Lange
McGill University
TBA 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
April 26, 2018
W Tomas Sanguinetti
Arizona State University
Assessing Decision-Making in Health Insurance Markets via Stochastic Dominance 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
April 27, 2018
S Toshihiko Mukoyama
Georgetown University
Firm Growth through New Establishments 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 120
Friday,
April 27, 2018
S Martin Rossi
Universidad de San Andres
Following the Poppy Trail: Causes and Consequences of Mexican Drug Cartels 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. CPCOM 480

Fall 2017

Regarding event type, S is used to denote seminars and W is used to denote workshops.

DateTypeSpeakerTitleTimeLocation
Thursday,
September 7, 2017
W Pablo Schenone
Arizona State University
Causality: a decision theoretic approach 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
September 15, 2017
S

Gary Hansen
UCLA

Reforming Medicaid Long Term Care Insurance 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
September 19, 2017
W Galina Vereshchagina
Arizona State University
Financial constraints and economic development: the role of innovative investment 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
September 20, 2017
S

Isaac Sorkin
Stanford University

Bartik Instruments: What, When, Why, and How 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
September 21, 2017
W Chew Soo Hong
National University of Singapore
Haze and Decision Making: A Natural Laboratory Experiment & Ellsberg meets Keynes: Missing Links among Sources of Uncertainty 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
September 22, 2017
S

Paul Beaudry
University of British Columbia

Are Business Cycles Cyclical? 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
September 26, 2017
W

Minjuan Sun
Arizona State University

Unequal cities: Innovation, Skill Sorting and Inequality 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
September 27, 2017
S

Matthew Notowidigdo
Northwestern University

Take-up and Targeting with Information and Application Assistance: Experimental Evidence from SNAP 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
September 28, 2017
W Eddie Schlee
Arizona State University
Money-Metric Utility in Welfare Analysis: A Saddlepoint Rehabilitation TBA TBA
Friday,
September 29, 2017
S

Marti Mestieri
Northwestern University

Structural change with long-run income and price effects (New Version) 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday
October 3, 2017
W

Natalia Kovrijnykh 
Arizona State University

Building Credit History with Heterogeneously-Informed Lenders (joint with Igor Livshits and Ariel Zetlin) 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
October 5, 2017
W Francesco Agostinelli
Arizona State University
Investing in Children's Skills: An Equilibrium Analysis of Parental Investments and Children's Social Interaction 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
October 12, 2017
W

Alex Hill
Arizona State University

Excessive Entry and Investment in the Electricity Sector 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Monday,
October 16, 2017
S

Tilman Börgers
University of Michigan

Strategically Simple Mechanisms 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
October 18, 2017
S

Seth Zimmerman
University of Chicago Booth School of Business

The Effects of Earnings Disclosure on College Enrollment Decisions 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
October 19, 2017
W Dilsat Dalkiran
Arizona State University
Structural Transformation, Marketization and Female Labor Supply 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
October 20, 2017
S

Loukas Karabarbounis
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Inferring Inequality with Home Production 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Monday,
October 23, 2017
S

Eddie Dekel
Tel Aviv University

Mechanisms with Evidence: Commitment and Robustness 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
October 25, 2017
S

Holger Sieg
University of Pennsylvania

Waiting for Affordable Housing 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
October 27, 2017
S

Yuriy Gorodnichenko
University of California, Berkeley

The Effects of Quantitative Easing: Taking a Cue from Treasury Auctions 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Monday,
October 30, 2017
S

Ali Khan
John Hopkins University

Hurwicz–Nash Equilibria of Non–Bayesian Games under Incomplete Information 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
October 31, 2017
W

Richard Rogerson
Princeton University

Hours, Occupations and Gender Differences in Labor Market Outcomes 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
November 1, 2017
S

Todd Stinebrickner
Western University

Job Tasks, Time Allocation, and Wages 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Monday,
November 6, 2017
S

David Ahn
University of California, Berkeley

Behavioral Characterizations of Naivet´e for Time-Inconsistent Preferences 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
November 7, 2017
W

Alberto Vindas Q.
Arizona State University

The Impact of Polarization on World Employment 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
November 8, 2017
S

Catie Hausman
University of Michigan

Shock Value: Bill Smoothing and Sticky Prices in Utility Retail Rates 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Monday,
November 13, 2017
S

Inga Deimen
University of Arizona

Delegated Expertise, Authority, and Communication (joint with Dezsö Szalay) 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
November 14, 2017
W

Alex Rivadeneira Acosta
Arizona State University

Firm dynamics and family management: evidence from Ecuador 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
November 17, 2017
S

Jonathan Heathcote
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

College Pricing and Income Inequality (joint with Zhifeng Cai) 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Monday,
November 20, 2017
S

Gabriel Carroll
Stanford University

Information Games and Robust Trading Mechanisms 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
November 21, 2017
W

Alberto Rivera Padilla
Arizona State University

Crop Choice, Trade Costs, and Agricultural Productivity 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Tuesday,
November 28, 2017
W

Luis Fernandez Intriago
Arizona State University

Macroeconomic Effects of Environmental Policies on the Labor Market 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Thursday,
November 30, 2017
S Haiyan Pang
Arizona State University
Impact of Information Technology on US Commercial Banks 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416
Friday,
December 1, 2017
S

Steven Davis
University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Application Flows
(joint with Brenda Samaniego de la Parra)
3:30 – 5:00 p.m. CPCOM 416