Past Seminars

Monday, November 11, 2019 (All day)

Dmytro Ilin

University of Pittsburgh

Optimal Cost of Bot Detection

1-2 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Microeconomics Brown Bag Seminar

Ruixue Jia

UCSD

The Economic Consequences of Political Hierarchy: Evidence from Regime Changes in China, AD1000-2000 

2-3:30 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Labor/Development Seminar

Yuriy Podvysotskiy

University of Pittsburgh

Does Common Ownership Concentration Affect Corporate Payouts?

4-5:30 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Econometrics Seminar

Thursday, November 7, 2019 (All day)

Vitor Farinha Luz

University of British Columbia

Welfare Properties of Competitive Insurance Markets with Risk and Preference Heterogeneity*

4-5:30 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Pitt/CMU Microeconomics Seminar

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 (All day)

Tatiana Kornienko

University of Edinburgh

Anarchy, Property and Power

1-2 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Pitt/CMU Microeconomics Seminar

Felipe de Arajuio

University of Pittsburgh

Selection Bias & The Returns To Public-Sector Employment

2-3 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Labor/Development Brown Bag Seminar

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 (All day)

Jessica LaVoice

The Long-Run Implications of Slum Clearance: A Neighborhood Analysis

 

3:15 p.m.-4:30 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Urban/Public Seminar

Monday, November 4, 2019 (All day)

Coleman Drake

University of Pittsburgh

California Dreamin': Inattention and Switching Costs As Sources of Inertia In Covered California Health Plan Choice
 

2-3:30 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Labor/Development Seminar

Bruce Hansen

University of Wisconsin

https://www.ssc.wisc.edu/~bhansen/papers/IteratedGMM.pdfInference for Iterated GMM Under Misspecification

4-5:30 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Econometrics

Friday, November 1, 2019 (All day)

Ed Hopkins

University of Edinburgh

A Laboratory Investigation of Price Dispersion and Cycles

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Experimental/Behavioral Seminar

Jonathan Heathcote

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

College Tuition and Income Inequalityhttp://www.jonathanheathcote.com/college.pdf

3:30-5 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Macroeconomics Seminar

Thursday, October 31, 2019 (All day)

Peter Klibanoff

Northwestern University--Kellogg

Incomplete Information Games With Ambiguity Averse Players (joint with Eran Hanany and Sujoy Mukerji)

4-5:30 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Pitt/CMU Microeconomics Seminar

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 (All day)

Jakub Lonsky

University of Pittsburgh

TBA

2-3 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Labor/Development Brown Bag Seminar

David Agorastros

University of Pittsburgh

Is There Systemic Risk Posed by Financial Innovation in the Student Loan Industry

 

Noon-1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Macro Brown Bag Seminar

Monday, October 28, 2019 (All day)

Beatriz Ahumada

University of Pittsburgh

TBA

1-2 p.m., 4940 POSVAR HALL

Sponsor: Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Jennifer Doleac

TAMU

Algorithmic Risk Assessment in the Hands of Humans

2-3:30 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Labor/Development Seminar

Jakub Lonsky

University of Pittsburgh

Gulags, Crime, and Violence: Origins and Consequences of the Russian Mafia

4-5:30 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Econometrics Seminar

Hyungjin Kim

University of Pittsburgh

Estimating the Welfare Effects of Airbnb Supply Regulation

Noon-1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Applied Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Friday, October 25, 2019 (All day)

Kevin Binning

University of Pittsburgh

Fostering A Sense Of Belonging In The College Classroom: Peer Interactions That Promote Student Success

Noon-1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Economics Department Seminar

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