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Economic Theory
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Workshops: Complete List

September 4, 2014
"Mobility & Inequality: Evidence from the Second Intifada"
Applied Microeconomics
Alexei Abrams (Brown)

September 8, 2014
"Altruism, identity and financial return: An experiment on microfinance lending"
Economic Theory
Josie Chen (Brown University)

September 9, 2014
TBA
Econometrics
David Frazier (Monash University)

September 10, 2014
"Inflation Dynamics During the Financial Crisis"
Macroeconomics
Simon Gilchrist (Boston University)

September 11, 2014
"Average Hours Worked in the Cross-Section of Countries"
Applied Microeconomics
David Lagakos (UCSD)
Alex Bick, Nichola Fuchs-Schundeln (ASU, Frankfurt)

September 12, 2014
Global Imbalances and Structural Change in the United States
Conoco-Phillips International Economics Seminar
Kim Ruhl (Stern - NYU)
Timothy Kehoe, Joseph Steinberg (University of Minnesota, University of Toronto)

September 15, 2014
"Reputation without Commitment"
Economic Theory
Muhamet Yildiz (MIT)

September 16, 2014
"Conditional Linear Combination Tests for Weakly Identified Models"
Econometrics
Isaiah Andrews (Harvard)

September 17, 2014
"Tightening Financial Frictions on Households, Recessions, and Price Reallocations"
Macroeconomics
Victor Rios-Rull (University of Minnesota)

September 18, 2014
"The Minimum Wage and the Great Recession: Evidence of Effects on the Wage Distributions, Employment, Earnings, and Class Mobility of Low-Skilled Workers"
Applied Microeconomics
Jeff Clemens (UCSD)

September 22, 2014
Stochastic Choice and Revealed Perturbed Utility
Economic Theory
Drew Fudenberg (Harvard)

September 23, 2014
Individual Heterogeneity and Average Welfare.
Econometrics
Whitney Newey (MIT)

September 24, 2014
The Aggregate Implications of Regional Business Cycles
Macroeconomics
Erik Hurst (University of Chicago)

September 25, 2014
"Decriminalizing Indoor Prostitution: Implications for Sexual Violence and Public Health"
Applied Microeconomics
Manisha Shah (UCLA)

September 29, 2014
"“Decentralized Matching: The Role of Commitment”
Economic Theory
Licun Xue (McGill)

September 30, 2014
TBA
Econometrics
Andres Santos (UCSD)

October 1, 2014
Agricultural Diversity, Structural Change and Long-run Development: Evidence from US counties
Macroeconomics
Martin Fiszbien (Brown)

October 2, 2014
What do `Model` Minorities Teach Us About Overcoming Disadvantage? The Case of Asian-Americans
Applied Microeconomics
Nate Hilger (Brown)

October 3, 2014
Bridges
Conoco-Phillips International Economics Seminar
Roc Armenter (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia)
Miklos Koren (Central European University)

October 6, 2014
"Mechanism Design with Maxmin Agents: Theory and an Application to Bilateral Trade."
Economic Theory
Alexander Wolitzky (Stanford)

October 7, 2014
"Uniform Asymptotic Risk for Averaging GMM Estimator Robust to Misspecification"
Econometrics
Xu Cheng (University of Pennsylvania)

October 8, 2014
Safe Assets
Macroeconomics
Robert Barro (Harvard)

October 9, 2014
"How (not) to Prevent an Epidemic: Evidence from High Frequency Data on Viral Diseases"
Applied Microeconomics
Jerome Adda (European University Institute)

October 10, 2014
"Trade, Domestic Frictions, and Scale Effects"
Conoco-Phillips International Economics Seminar
Andrés Rodríguez-Clare (UCB)

October 14, 2014
TBA
Econometrics
Philipp Ketz (Brown)

October 15, 2014
Growth, Trade, and Inequality
Macroeconomics
Elhanan Helpman (Harvard)

October 16, 2014
"Long-Term Care in Germany: Labor-Market Consequences of Long-Term Care Insurance for Informal Caregivers"
Applied Microeconomics
Alexandra Effenberger (Brown University)

October 20, 2014
Performance Analysis of Nonparametric Models: A Forecasting Approach
Economic Theory
Maria Jose Boccardi (Brown University)

October 21, 2014
“Likelihood Ratio Based Tests for Markov Regime Switching”
Econometrics
Zhongjun Qu (Boston University)

October 22, 2014
A Traffic Jam Theory of Recessions
Macroeconomics
Jennifer La`O (Columbia)

October 23, 2014
"The Impact of Access to the Electrical Grid: Evidence from Honduras"
Applied Microeconomics
Tim Squires (Brown University)

October 27, 2014
"The Farsighted Stable Set"
Economic Theory
Rajiv Vohra (Brown)

October 28, 2014
"Using Invalid Instruments on Purpose: Focused Moment Selection and Averaging for GMM"
Econometrics
Frank DiTraglia (University of Pennsylvania)

October 29, 2014
"A Schumpeterian Model of Top Income Inequality"
Macroeconomics
Charles Jones (Stanford)

October 30, 2014
"The Persistent Power of Behavioral Change: Long-Run Impacts of Temporary Savings Subsidies for the Poor"
Applied Microeconomics
Simone Schaner (Dartmouth)

November 3, 2014
"Toward a theory of monopolistic competition"
Economic Theory
Jacques Thisse (Louvain)

November 4, 2014
"Estimation of Bargaining with Uncommon Beliefs with an Application in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits"
Econometrics
Xun Tang (Rice University)

November 5, 2014
"The Global Diffusion of Ideas"
Macroeconomics
Francisco Buera (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)

November 6, 2014
TBA
Applied Microeconomics
Hunt Alcott (New York University)

November 7, 2014
The Margins of Global Sourcing: Theory and Evidence from U.S. Firms
Conoco-Phillips International Economics Seminar
Pol Antrás (Harvard)
Teresa Fort, Felix Tintelnot (Tuck/Dartmouth College, University of Chicago)

November 10, 2014
TBA
Economic Theory
Johannes Horner (Yale)

November 11, 2014
TBA
Econometrics
Richard Smith (Cambridge University)

November 12, 2014
"Growth in Cities and Countries"
Macroeconomics
Chang-Tai Hsieh (University of Chicago)

November 13, 2014
TBA
Applied Microeconomics
David Autor (MIT)

November 17, 2014
tba
Economic Theory
William Fuchs (Berkeley)

November 18, 2014
TBA
Econometrics
Jose Luis Montiel Olea (New York University)

November 19, 2014
"The Mechanics of Endogenous Growth: Evidence from Historical US Patents"
Macroeconomics
Ufuk Akcigit (University of Pennsylvania)

November 20, 2014
TBA
Applied Microeconomics
John Van Reenan (LSE)

November 24, 2014
“Can Auctioneers Effectively Favor Selected Bidders?: Impact of Resale on Auctions with Bid Credits”
Economic Theory
Leslie Marx (Duke)

December 1, 2014
"Polarization and Disagreement: Uncertainty in Reputational Bargaining"
Economic Theory
Jack Fanning (Brown)

December 2, 2014
TBA
Econometrics
Neil Shephard (Harvard)

December 3, 2014
TBA
Macroeconomics
Gita Gopinath (Harvard)

December 4, 2014
TBA
Applied Microeconomics
Martin Rossi (Universidad de San Andres)

December 8, 2014
TBA
Economic Theory
Bhaskar Dutta (Warwick)

December 10, 2014
"Skill Transferability, Migration, and Development: Evidence from Population Resettlement in Indonesia"
Macroeconomics
Samuel Bazzi (Boston University)

December 11, 2014
TBA
Applied Microeconomics
Ben Olken (MIT)


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