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Workshops: Complete List

February 13, 2014
“Housing Collateral and Entrepreneurship”
Macroeconomics
David Sraer (Princeton University)

February 19, 2014
"Railroads and American Economic Growth: A `Market Access` Approach"
Macroeconomics
Richard Hornbeck (Harvard University)

February 20, 2014
One Size Does Not Fit All: The Role of MechanicalAbility on College Attendance and Labor Market Outcomes
Applied Microeconomics
Sergio Urzua (Maryland University)

February 21, 2014
"Product Switching in a Model of Learning"
Conoco-Phillips International Economics Seminar
Olga Timoshenko (George Washington University)

February 26, 2014
"Language Policy and Economic Development"
Macroeconomics
David Laitin (Stanford University)

February 27, 2014
Cupid`s Invisible Hand: Social Surplus and Identi fication in Matching Models
Applied Microeconomics
Bernard Salanie (Columbia University)

February 28, 2014
"Accounting for Between-Group Inequality"
Conoco-Phillips International Economics Seminar
Jonathan Vogel (Columbia University)
Ariel Burstein and Eduardo Morales (UCLA and Princeton University)

March 3, 2014
"Slutsky Matrix Norms and the Size of Bounded Rationality"
Economic Theory
Roberto Serrano (Brown University)

March 5, 2014
“Does Religion Affect Economic Growth and Happiness? Evidence from Ramadan”
Macroeconomics
Filipe Campante (Havard Kennedy School)

March 6, 2014
“The Evolution of Self-Reported Health
Applied Microeconomics
Moshe Buchinsky (UCLA)
Nicole Maestas, Iliana Reggio (RAND, University Carlos III de Madrid)

March 10, 2014
TBA
Economic Theory
Ned Augenblick (University of California, Berkeley)

March 12, 2014
"The Wealthy Hand-to-Mouth"
Macroeconomics
Gianluca Violante (New York University)

March 13, 2014
"Temporary Migration and Endogenous Risk Sharing in Village India"
Applied Microeconomics
Melanie Morten (Stanford University)

March 14, 2014
"The Long RunThe Dynamics of Comparative Advantage"
Conoco-Phillips International Economics Seminar
Gordon Hanson (University of California - San Diego)
Marc Muendler (University of California - San Diego)

March 17, 2014
"Rational Inattention and Organizational Focus"
Economic Theory
Wouter Dessein (Columbia University)

March 18, 2014
"Individual and Time Effects in Nonlinear Panel Data Models with Large N, T"
Econometrics
Ivan Fernandez (Boston University)
Martin Weidner ()

March 19, 2014
"Reallocation in the Great Recession: Cleansing or Not?"
Macroeconomics
John Haltiwanger (University of Maryland)

March 20, 2014
"Communicating with Farmers through Social Networks."
Applied Microeconomics
Ariel BenYishay (University of Maryland)

March 31, 2014
"Multitasking, Dynamic Complementarities, and Incentives: A Cautionary Tale"
Applied Microeconomics
Roland Fryer (Harvard University)

April 1, 2014
Asymptotic Size of Some Identification-Robust Tests and New Conditional Quasi-Likelihood Ratio Tests for Moment Condition Models with Possible Weak Identification”
Econometrics
Patrik Guggenberger (Pennsylvania State University)

April 2, 2014
"Land Reform and Productivity: A Quantitative Analysis with Micro Data"
Macroeconomics
Diego Restuccia (University of Toronto)

April 3, 2014
"Who’s Getting Globalized? The Size and Implications of Intranational Trade Costs"
Applied Microeconomics
David Atkin (Yale University)

April 4, 2014
Competing for Consumer Inattention
Economic Theory
Kareen Rozen (Yale University (visiting Brown))

April 7, 2014
"Dynamic assignment of objects to queuing agents"
Economic Theory
Francis Bloch (Paris School of Economics)

April 8, 2014
"Efficient Inference with Time-Varying Identification Strength"
Econometrics
Bertille Antoine (Simon Fraser University)

April 9, 2014
"The Cyclicality of the Opportunity Cost of Employment"
Macroeconomics
Loukas Karabarbounis (Chicago Booth School of Business)

April 10, 2014
"California Energy Efficiency: Lessons for the Rest of the World, or Not?"
Applied Microeconomics
Arik Levinson (Georgetown University)

April 14, 2014
"Dynamic Games in the Lab"
Economic Theory
Alistair Wilson (University of Pittsburgh)

April 15, 2014
“Inference for Projections of Identified Sets”
Econometrics
Francesca Molinari (Cornell University)

April 16, 2014
Agricultural Productivity and Structural Transformation: Evidence from Brazil.
Macroeconomics
Jacopo Ponticelli (Chicago Booth)

April 17, 2014
TBA
Applied Microeconomics
Ali Hortacsu (University of Chicago)

April 18, 2014
"TradeModels, Trade Elasticities, and the Gains from Trade"
Conoco-Phillips International Economics Seminar
Mike Waugh (New York University)

April 21, 2014
"Democracy, Disincentives, and the Demand for Redistribution "
Economic Theory
Jean Robert Tyran (University of Vienna)

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April 22, 2014
TBA
Econometrics
Edward Vytlacil (New York University)

April 23, 2014
``Swords into Bank Shares: Financial Solutions to the Political Economy Challenges of Development.``
Macroeconomics
Saumitra Jha (Stanford Graduate School of Business)
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April 24, 2014
Revealed preferences over risk and uncertainty
Economic Theory
John Quah (Oxford University)

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April 28, 2014
TBA
Economic Theory
Pietro Ortoleva (Columbia University)

April 30, 2014
TBA
Macroeconomics
Nico Voigtlaender (UCLA Anderson School)

April 30, 2014
"Democracy Does Cause Growth"
Macroeconomics
Suresh Naidu (Columbia University)

May 1, 2014
"Employer Learning, Productivity and the Earnings Distribution: Evidence from Performance Measures"
Applied Microeconomics
Fabian Lange (McGill University)

May 6, 2014
TBA
Econometrics
Hiroaki Kaido (Boston University)

May 8, 2014
"Health Insurance for `Humans`: Information Frictions, Plan Choice, and Consumer Welfare"
Applied Microeconomics
Ben Handel (Berkeley)


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