Winter-Spring 2018

This workshop will meet on select Mondays at 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. in Saieh Hall For Economics (SHFE) 112.  For questions, please contact workshop coordinator Virginia Bova.

Previous Quarters: Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017

February 26
Robert Town, University of Texas at Austin
"Externalities and Benefit Design in Health Insurance," with Amanda Starc

March 26
Orazio Attanasio, University College London
"Parental Beliefs and Human Capital Investment" with Flavio Cunha and Pamela Jervis

April 2
Chad Syverson, Chicago Booth School of Business
"Misallocation Measures: The Distortion That Ate the Residual"

April 9
Matthew Shum, California Institute of Technology
"Dynamic Labor Supply of Taxicab Drivers: A Semiparametric Optimal Stopping Model" with Nick Buchholz and Haiqing Xu

April 16
Matthew Gentry, London School of Economics

April 23
Michael Dinerstein, Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics, University of Chicago
"Allocative Efficiency in K-12 Education"

April 30
Natalie Cox, Stanford University

May 7
Elena Prager, Northwestern University

May 14
Myrto Kalouptsidi, Harvard University
"Georgraphy, Search Frictions and Endogenous Trade Costs" with Giulia Brancaccio and Theodore Papageorgiou

May 21
No Workshop

May 28
Memorial Day Holiday - No Workshop

June 4
No Workshop


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