Past Seminars

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 (All day)

David Agorastos

University of Pittsburgh

Unintended Consequences of Quantitative Easing on Student Loan Borrowers

2-3 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Labor/Development Brown Bag Seminar

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 (All day)

Martin Almuzara

CEMFI

Heterogeneity in Transitory Income Risk

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Econometrics Recruiting Seminar

Monday, February 3, 2020 (All day)

Laura Doval

Caltech

Mechanism Design with Limited Commitment

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Microeconomics Theory Recruiting Seminar

Allison Shertzer

University of Pittsburgh

The Impact of Early Investments in Urban School Systems in the United States” (joint with Ethan Schmick) 

Noon-1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Applied Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Friday, January 31, 2020 (All day)

Franz Oztrizek

Princeton University

Vague by Design: Performance Evaluation and Learning from Wages

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Microeconomics Theory Recruiting Seminar

Thursday, January 30, 2020 (All day)

Mahrad Sharifvaghefi

University of Southern California

Variable Selection in Linear Regressions with Many Highly Correlated Covariates

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Econometrics Recruiting Seminar

Monday, January 27, 2020 (All day)

Yiru Wang

Universität Pompeu Fabra

Detecting Density Forecast Breakdowns

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Econometrics Recruiting Seminar

Andreas Ferrara

University of Pittsburgh

World War I Anti-German Sentiment and Economic Growth in U.S. Counties 

Noon-1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Applied Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Friday, January 24, 2020 (All day)

Claire Duquennois

University of California--Berkeley

Fictional Money, Real Costs: Impacts of Financial Salience on Disadvantaged Studentshttps://drive.google.com/file/d/1dvB266Xkkb-ZdliLq6WqttJVpAycQvTz/view

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Economics Department Recruiting

Thursday, January 23, 2020 (All day)

Benedetta Lerva

Stockholm University

Quantifying Externalities in Technology Adoption: Experimental Evidence from Ugandan Farmers

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Economics Department Recruiting

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 (All day)

Lina Lozana

Maastricht University

Is There a Preference for Competition?

1-2 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Experimental Brown Bag Seminar

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 (All day)

Maura Coughlin

Cornell University

Insurance Choice With Non-Monetary Plan Attributes: Limited Consideration in Medicare Part D

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Economics Dept. Recruiting

Friday, January 17, 2020 (All day)

Felipe Augusto de Araujo

University of Pittsburgh

Selection Bias and the Returns to Public Sector Employment

1-2:15 p.m., 4900 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Economics Department

Svitlana Kosterina

Princeton University

Persuasion With Unknown Beliefs

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Microeconomics Theory

Thursday, January 16, 2020 (All day)

Tibor Heumann

HEC--Montreal

Informally Robust Comparative Statics in Incomplete Information Games

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Microeconomics Theory

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 (All day)

Judson Boomhower

University of California--San Diego

Moral Hazard, Wildfires, and the Economic
Incidence of Natural Disasters

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Economics Dept.

Friday, December 13, 2019 (All day)

Felipe Araujo

University of Pittsburgh

SEMINAR IS POSTPONED.

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

Sponsor: Experimental/Behavioral Seminar

Marti Mestieri

Northwestern University

The Stable Transformation Path

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

Sponsor: Macroeconomics Seminar

Monday, December 9, 2019 (All day)

Tianyi Wang

University of Pittsburgh

SEMINAR IS CANCELLED. 

Noon-1 p.m., 4940 Posvar Hall

Sponsor: Applied Micro Brown Bag Seminar

Friday, December 6, 2019 (All day)

Stefano DellaVigna

University of California--Berkeley

RCTs To Scale: Comprehensive Evidence From Two Nudge Units

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

Sponsor: Experimental/Behavioral Seminar

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