Past Seminars

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 (All day)

Valeria Burda

University of Pittsburgh

Online Belief Elicitation

1-2 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Experimental Brown Bag Seminar

Jinyong Jeong

University of Pittsburgh

Time Inconsistency In Willingness To Wait

1-2 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Experimental Brown Bag Seminar

Sierra Hall

University of Pittsburgh

Public Transportation Access and Employment Outcomes

2-3 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Labor/Development Brown Bag Seminar

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 (All day)

James Feigenbaum

Boston University

Who Becomes A Member Of Congress? Evidence From De-Anonymized Census Datahttps://www.nber.org/papers/w26156.pdf

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

Sponsor: Pitt/CMU Applied Microeconomics Seminar

Monday, October 21, 2019 (All day)

Yunyun LV

University of Pittsburgh

How Could The Brian Drain Benefit The Government?

1-2 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Anna Aizer

Brown University

Labor Market Discrimination, the Racial Wage Gap and the Schooling Decisions of the Next Generation: Evidence from WWII 

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

Sponsor: Labor/Development Seminar

Prottoy Akbar

University of Pittsburgh

Public Transit Accessibility and Income Segregation

Noon-1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Applied Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Friday, October 18, 2019 (All day)

Jiyeon Kim

University of Pittsburgh

Skill-Biased Technological Change, Inequality, and the Role of Retraining

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

Sponsor: 4940 Posvar Hall

Thursday, October 17, 2019 (All day)

Chiara Margaria

Boston University

Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff (joint with Andrew F. Newman) 

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

Sponsor: Pitt/CMU Microeconomics Seminar

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 (All day)

Ying Liu

University of Pittsburgh

Community Health Workers & Their Long-Run Impact: Evidence From China's Barefoot Doctor Program

2-3 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Labor/Development Brown Bag Seminar

Ning Zhang

University of Pittsburgh


The Effect of Rental Housing Assistance on Labor Supply, Marriage Formation and Home ownership — Evidence from Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8)

Noon-1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Macro Brown Bag Seminar

Monday, October 14, 2019 (All day)

Yufei Chen

University of Pittsburgh

Decentralized Matching In Chinese Graduate School Admission

1-2 p.m., 4949 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Yi Han

University of Pittsburgh

Administrative Barriers, Market Integration & Economic Growth: Evidence From China

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

Sponsor: Labor/Development Seminar

Florian Gunsilius

University of Michigan

Bounds In Continuous Instrumental Variable Modelshttps://drive.google.com/file/d/1oTCAK0e3qNSiWNgz1bUOMmtdE9S3TGOX/view

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

Sponsor: Econometrics Seminar

Thursday, October 10, 2019 (All day)

Jay Lu

UCLA

Repeated Choice: A Theory of Stochastic Intertemporal Preferences

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

Sponsor: Pitt/CMU Micoroeconomics Seminar

Monday, October 7, 2019 (All day)

FENG SONG

China Renmin University

Renewable Energy Development & the Role of Supporting Policies

1-2 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Economics Dept.

Raquel Fernandez

NYU

Coming Out in America: AIDS, Politics, and Cultural Change

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

Sponsor: Labor/Development Seminar

Andrew Holt

University of Pittsburgh

Government Sponsored Collusion and Industry Demographics

Noon-1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Applied Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 (All day)

Marissa Lepper

University of Pittsburgh

Justifying A Lack of Self-Control with Excuse Seeking Behavior

1-2 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Experimental Brown Bag Seminar

Liyang Zhang

University of Pittsburgh

TBA

2-3 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Labor/Development Brown Bag Seminar

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