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Department of Economics



Applied Microeconomics Seminars

General Information

All seminars are on Monday 9:30-11:00pm in 106 David Kinley Hall (unless otherwise noted)

Upcoming Lectures

Date LOCATION Name Affiliation Lecture

Fri., Nov 21, 2014

2:00-3:30pm

7 DKH Ted Bergstrom University of California Santa Barbara TBA

 

Past Lectures

Date Location Name Affiliation Lecture

Monday, April 28, 2014

3:30-5:00 pm

Joint with CBPP

(Note different day)

3007 BIF Byron Lutz Federal Reserve Board "Vestiges of Transit: Urban Persistence at a Micro Scale"

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

3:30-5:00 pm

Joint with CBPP

(Note different day)

3007 BIF Randy Walsh University of Pittsburgh TBA

Tues., Oct 15, 2013

3:30-5:00

Note different day

TBA Antonio Bento Cornell "The Effects of Regulation in the Presence of Multiple Unpriced Externalities: Evidence from the Transportation Sector"

Fri., Oct 11, 2013

3:30-5:00

TBA Nathaniel Baum-Snow Brown "Urban Transport Expansions, Employment Decentralization, and the Spatial Scope of Agglomeration Economies"

Tues., April 16, 2013

3:30-5:00

Note different day

TBA James Sallee University of Chicago TBA

Wed., Jan. 16, 2013

3:30-5:00

Joint with Labor

(Note different day)

317 DKH Bhash Mazudmer Federal Reserve Bank, Chicago TBA

Fri., Nov. 30, 2012

3:30-5:00

TBA Michael Eriksen Univeristy of Georgia TBA

Tues., Nov. 6, 2012

3:30-5:00

(Note different day)

TBA Greg Martin Stanford GSB "The Informational Content of Campaign Advertising"

Tues., Sept. 18, 2012

3:30-5:00

Joint with Labor

(Note different day)

215B DKH David Albouy University of Michigan Metropolitan Land Values and Housing Productivity

Mon., Sept. 10, 2012

3:30-5:00

(Note different day)

317 DKH Neil Gandal Tel Aviv University Ain't it "Suite"? Bundling in the PC Office Software Market

Fri, Sep 23, 2011

 

219 DKH Micah Pollack U. of Illinois Dynamic Elections with Endogenous Issues

Fri., Nov 11, 2011

1:45-3:15

joint with Development

(note time)

215B DKH Costas Arkolakis Yale "Factor Intensity, Product Switching, and Productivity: Evidence from Chinese Exporters"

Fri., March 9, 2012

3:30-5:00

215 DKH Jan Brueckner UC Irvine "Beaches, Sunshine, and Public-Sector Pay: Theory and Evidence on Amenities and Rent Extraction by Government Workers"

Fri., May 4, 2012

3:30-5:00pm

215 DKH Seung-Hyun Hong U Illinois TBA

Fri, April 15, 2011

(Note different day)

226 Wohlers Sergey Popov U. of Illinois "University Competition, Grading Standards and Grade Inflation"
Fri, March 11, 2011 226 Wohlers Katja Seim University of Pennsylvania, Wharton TBA
Fri, Oct. 8, 2010 138 Wohlers Flavio Toxvaer University of Cambridge "Recurrent Infection and Externalities in Treatment"
Fri. April 23, 2010 - joint with Departmental Seminar - 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. 2041 BIF (NOTE ROOM CHANGE) Josh Lerner Harvard University "Private Equity and Industry Performance"
Fri., April 16, 2010 joint with Econometrics 219 DKH Aureo de Paula University of Pennsylvania "Inference of Signs of Interaction Effects in Simultaneous Games with Incomplete Information"
Wed., March 17, 2010 (Note date) joint with Microeconomics 219 DKH Claire S. H. Lim Stanford University "Measuring Media Influence on U.S. State Courts"
Fri., Dec. 11, 2009 219 DKH Mathijs R. Wildenbeest Indiana University "Consumer Search and Prices in the Automobile Market"
Fri., Dec. 4, 2009 (Departmental Seminar) 317 DKH Victor Aguirregabiria University of Toronto "Estimation of Dynamic Discrete Games when Players' Beliefs are not in Equilibrium"
Fri., Nov. 13, 2009 317 DKH Seung-Hyun Hong UIUC "Lock-in and Unoberved Preferences in Server Operating Systems: A Case of Linux vs Windows"
Fri., April 24 - 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.   David Balan Federal Trade Commission "Simulating Hospital Merger Simulations"
Fri., Apirl 10, 2009 - Joint with Econometrics 123 David Kinley Hall Han Hong Stanford University "Estimating Dynamic Games of Complete Information with an Application to the Generic Pharmaceutical Industry"
Fri., November 21, 2008 Joint with Labor   Soohyung Lee University of Maryland "Preferences and Choice Constraints in Marital Sorting: Evidence From Korea"
Fri., October 17, 2008 219 David Kinley Hall Art Shneyerov Concordia University "What Model for Entry in First-Price Auctions? A Nonparametric Approach"
Fri., September 12, 2008 - Joint with Econometrics 219 David Kinley Hall Kyoo il Kim University of Minnesota "A Simple Nonparametric Estimation for the Distribution of Random Coefficients in Discrete Choice Models"
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 from 3:30 to 5:00 219 David Kinley Hall Minjung Park University of Minnesota "M&A Incentives and Outcomes: Evidence from the Mutual Fund Industry"
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 from 3:30 to 5:00 219 David Kinley Hall Ignacio Esponda NYU Stern "Behavioral Equilibrium in Economies with Adverse Selection"
April 11, 2008 (postponed) 119 David Kinley Hall Art Shneyerov Concordia University "What Model for Entry in First-Price Auctions? A Nonparametric Approach"
March 14, 2008 119 David Kinley Hall Avi Goldfarb University of Toronto, Rotman "Are All Managers Created Equal?"
November 2, 2007 119 David Kinley Hall T.N. Srinivasan Yale "The Gains from Trade Liberalization"
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 from 3:30 to 5:00 219 David Kinley Hall Joe Harrington Johns Hopkins "Avoiding Market Dominance: Product Compatibility in a Market with Network Effect"
Friday, October 12, 2007 from 12:00 to 1:30 Wagner Center ILIR Angus Deaton Princeton "Child Mortality, Income, and Adult Height"
Thursday, October 11, 2007 from 4:30 to 6:00 134 Temple Hoyne Buell Hall Angus Deaton Princeton "Health and Wellbeing around the World: Evidence from the Gallup World Poll"
October 5, 2007 123 David Kinley Hall Amil Petrin University of Minnesota "Job Security Does Affect Economic Efficiency: Theory, A New Statistics, and Evidence from Chile"