Applications of Economics Workshop

Spring 2024

The Applications workshop meets on Tuesdays 3:30-4:50 p.m. in the Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics, SHFE Room 141. For questions, please contact Events Manager Jessica Dalka. Speakers and topics are subject to change. View past workshops here: Fall 2023.

March 26
No Meeting

April 1
No Meeting

April 9
Rachel Glennerster, UChicago
"Nudging at Scale: Combining Random and Quasi-Random Variation to Evaluate the Scale-Up of Incentives for Immunization in Pakistan”

April 16
Anup Malani, UChicago
"Evaluating and pricing health insurance in lower-income countries: A field experiment in India"

April 23
Bruce D. Meyer, UChicago
“Homelessness and the Persistence of Deprivation: Income, Employment, and Safety Net Participation"

April 30
Casey Mulligan, UChicago
"Difference-in-Differences in the Marketplace"

May 7
Ufuk Akcigit, UChicago
Topic: TBA

May 14
Christina Brown, UChicago
"Understanding Gender Discrimination by Managers"