Past Seminars

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 (All day)

Mallory Avery and Domonkos Vamossy

University of Pittsburgh

PittSmartLiving

1-2 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Experimental Brown Bag Seminar

Felipe Augusto de Araugo

University of Pittsburgh

Overconfidence and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Brazil

2-3 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Development/Labor Brown Bag Seminar

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 (All day)

Benjamin Keys

University of Pennsylvania

Eyes Wide Shut? The Moral Hazard of Mortgage Insurance During the Housing Boom

3:30-5 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Pitt/CMU Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Monday, December 3, 2018 (All day)

Andrew Kosenko

University of Pittsburgh

Mediated Persuasion

1-2 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Microeconomics Brown Bag Seminar

Andrew Chesher

University College London

Modelling Simultaneously Determined Discrete Outcomes: With Application to Firm Entry and Product Quality Choice

4-5:30 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Econometrics Seminar

Brian Beach

College of William and Mary

Censorship, Family Planning, and the British Demographic Transition

Noon-1 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Public/Urban Brown Bag

Thursday, November 29, 2018 (All day)

Inga Deimen

University of Arizona

Information, Authority, and Smooth Communication in Organizations

4-5:30 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Pitt/CMU Microeconomics Seminar

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 (All day)

Sierra Hall

University of Pittsburgh

Adolescent Drug Arrests in Colorado: Before and After Marijuana Legalization

2-3 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Development/Labor Brown Bag Seminar

Zeynep Ilgaz

University of Pittsburgh

The Determinant of the Financial Literacy: Evidence from Romania

2-3 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Development/Labor Brown Bag

Domonkos Vamossy

University of Pittsburgh

Predicting Consumer Default: A Deep Learning Approach

Noon-1 pm, 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Macro Brown Bag Seminar

Monday, November 26, 2018 (All day)

Yunyun Lv

University of Pittsburgh

Why Could Brain Drain Be Good For China?

1-2 pm, 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Kirabo Jackson

Northwestern University

Reducing Inequality Through Dynamic Complementarity: Evidence from Head Start and Public School Spending

2-3:30 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Development/Labor Seminar

Monday, November 19, 2018 (All day)

Dmytro Ilin

University of Pittsburgh

Growth of Fake News, Uninformed Agents and Truth-Tellers

1-2 pm, 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Evan Kresch

Oberlin College

Greener on the Other Side? Spatial Discontinuities in Property Tax Rates and their Effects on Tax Morale

2-3:30 pm, 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Development/Labor Seminar

Friday, November 16, 2018 (All day)

Kevin Bryan

University of Toronto

What Cities Attract Startups, and Why?

3:30-5 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Pitt/CMU Macroeconomics Seminar

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 (All day)

William Mathews

University of Pittsburgh

Effects of Reforestation Efforts in Haiti

2-3 p.m., 4716 Posvar hall

Sponsor: Development/Labor Brown Bag

Winichakul Kanatip

University of Pittsburgh

Migrant Workers in Thailand

2-3 p.m., 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Development/Labor Brown Bag

Monday, November 12, 2018 (All day)

Bertan Turhan

CMU

Assignment Maximization

1-2 pm, 4716 Posvar hall

Sponsor: Micro Brown Bag

Osea Giuntella

University of Pittsburgh

The Homerization of US Workers: Understanding the Weight Bias of Technological Change

2-3:30 pm, 4716 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Development/Labor Seminar

Friday, November 9, 2018 (All day)

Stephen Yeaple

Penn State

3:30 - 5:00 pm, 4716 Posvar

Sponsor: International/Trade

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