Presentations

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
13.09.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Seema Jayachandran

Northwestern University

Cash for Carbon: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Payments for Ecosystem Services to Reduce Deforestation
20.09.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

David Martinez-Miera

Carlos III University of Madrid

Search for Yield
27.09.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Fabian Waldinger

University of Warwick

Frontier Knowledge and the Creation of Ideas: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science in the Wake of WWI -
04.10.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Markus K. Brunnermeier

Princeton University

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11.10.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Henrik J. Kleven

London School of Economics

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18.10.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Jordi Gali

UPF Barcelona

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25.10.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Fabrizio Zilibotti

University of Zurich

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08.11.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Saverio Simonelli

University of Naples Federico II

Does Vote Counting Count? Labor Productivity through the Lens of an Electoral Task. -
15.11.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Martin Weidner

University College London

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22.11.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Gabriel Carroll

Stanford University

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29.11.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Morten O. Ravn

University College London

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06.12.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Erin Mansur

Tuck School of Business Dartmouth

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Spring Term 2016

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
16.02.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Stefania Albanesi

Ohio State University

Insolvency After the 2005 Bankruptcy Reform
15.03.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Nico Voigtlaender

UCLA, Anderson School of Management

Exporting and Plant-Level Efficiency Gains: It’s in the Measure
22.03.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45

Easter Break

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29.03.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45

Easter Break

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05.04.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Fabian Waldinger

University of Warwick

International Knowledge Flows: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science in the Wake of WWI
12.04.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Uwe Sunde

University of Munich

Malaria Risk and Civil Violence: A Disaggregated Analysis for Africa -
19.04.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Michelle Sovinsky

University of Mannheim

Technology Adoption, Vertical Restraints and Partial Foreclosure: Changing the Structure of an Industry -
26.04.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Alberto Bisin

NYU

cancelled -
03.05.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Ulrich Wagner

University of Mannheim

The Co-benefits of Climate Policy: An Empirical Analysis of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme -
24.05.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Larry Samuelson

Yale University

The Implementation Duality -
31.05.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Moritz Meyer-ter-Vehn

UCLA

A Human Resource Theory of Persistent Productivity Dispersion -




Fall Term 2015

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
22.09.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Eduardo Davila

Harvard University, Cambridge

Optimal Financial Transaction Taxes
29.09.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Sven Rady

Universität Bonn

Strongly Symmetric Equilibria in Bandit Games
06.10.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Davide Cantoni

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Curriculum and Ideology
13.10.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Pascaline Dupas

Stanford University

Decentralization and Efficiency of Subsidy Targeting: Evidence from Chiefs in Rural Malawi
20.10.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Ralf Meisenzahl

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Origins of Persistent Differences in Human Capital Accumulation
27.10.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Samuel Kortum

Yale University

Trade and the Global Recession
03.11.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Rema Hanna

Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge

The Power of Transparency: Information, Identification Cards and Food Subsidy Programs in Indonesia
10.11.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Nico Voigtlaender

UCLA

cancelled -
17.11.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Ramon Marimon

European University Institute, San Domenico di Fi

Optimal Design of a Financial Stability Fund -
24.11.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Uli Wagner

Universität Mannheim

cancelled -
01.12.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Claudia Olivetti

Boston Collage

³Three-generation Mobility in the United States, 1850-1940: The Role of Maternal and Paternal Grandfathers² -
08.12.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Johannes Horner

Yale University

Motivational Ratings -
16.02.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Stefania Albanesi

Ohio State University

Insolvency After the 2005 Bankruptcy Reform
15.03.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Nico Voigtlaender

UCLA, Anderson School of Management

Exporting and Plant-Level Efficiency Gains: It’s in the Measure
22.03.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45

Easter Break

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29.03.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45

Easter Break

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05.04.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Fabian Waldinger

University of Warwick

International Knowledge Flows: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science in the Wake of WWI
12.04.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Uwe Sunde

University of Munich

Malaria Risk and Civil Violence: A Disaggregated Analysis for Africa -
19.04.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Michelle Sovinsky

University of Mannheim

Technology Adoption, Vertical Restraints and Partial Foreclosure: Changing the Structure of an Industry -
26.04.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Alberto Bisin

NYU

cancelled -
03.05.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Ulrich Wagner

University of Mannheim

The Co-benefits of Climate Policy: An Empirical Analysis of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme -
24.05.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Larry Samuelson

Yale University

The Implementation Duality -
31.05.16 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Moritz Meyer-ter-Vehn

UCLA

A Human Resource Theory of Persistent Productivity Dispersion -




Spring Term 2015

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
17.03.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Ruben Durante

Science Po Paris

Attack When the World Is Not Watching? International Media and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
23.03.15 Mo, 12:00 L7, 3-5 HS001

Hyun Song Shin

Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

SPECIAL DEPARTMENT SEMINAR: Risk-Taking Channel of Monetary Policy: A Global Game Approach -
24.03.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Davide Cantoni

LMU

Curriculum and Ideology
14.04.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Massimo Morelli

Columbia University

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14.04.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45

Massimo Morelli

EUI

Cultural Differences and Institutional Integration
21.04.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Vasiliki Skreta

UCL

Selling with(out) Evidence
28.04.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Helene Rey

London Business School

Financial Integration and Growth in a Risky World -
05.05.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

George Mailath

University of Pennsylvania

The Curse of Long Horizons -
12.05.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Ellen McGrattan

University of Minnesota

On Financing Retirement with an Aging Population
19.05.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Justin Johnson

Cornell University

Unplanned Purchases and Retail Competition -
26.05.15 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Jerome Adda

Bocconi

The Dynamics of Return Migration, Human Capital Accumulation, and Wage Assimilation -




Winter Break 2015

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
26.01.15 Mon, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 P043

Axelle Ferriere

New York University, Stern School of Business

Sovereign Default, Inequality, and Progressive Taxation
27.01.15 Tue, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 P043

Salomé Baslandze

University of Pennsylvania

The Role of the IT Revolution in Knowledge Diffusion, Innovation and Reallocation
30.01.15 Fri, 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Michele De Nadai

Universita di Padova, Italy

Nonparametric Errors in Variables Models with Measurement Errors on both sides of the Equation
02.02.15 Mon, 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Philipp Ketz

Brown University, Providence, USA

Testing near or at the Boundary of the Parameter Space
02.02.15 Mon, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 P043

Keshav Dogra

Columbia University

Liquidity traps, debt relief, and macroprudential policy: a mechanism design approach
03.02.15 Tue, 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Reinhard Ellwanger

EUI Florence, Italy

Driven by Fear? The Tail Risk Premium in the Crude Oil Futures Market
03.02.15 Tue, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 P043

Markus Riegler

London School of Economics and Political Sciences

The Impact of Uncertainty Shocks on the Job-Finding Rate and Separation Rate
04.02.15 Wed, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 P043

Giovanni Ricco

London Business School

A New Identification of Fiscal Shocks Based on the Information Flow
05.02.15 Thu, 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Daniel Gutknecht

University of Oxford

Modelling Heaped Duration Data: An Application to Neonatal Mortality
05.02.15 Thu, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 P043

Minchul Yum

Ohio State University

Parental Time Investment and Human Capital Formation: A Quantitative Analysis of Intergenerational Mobility
06.02.15 Fri, 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Pedro Sant’Anna

Universidad Carlos III, Madrid

Nonparametric Tests for Conditional Treatment Effects with Duration Outcomes
09.02.15 Mon, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 458

Svetlana Pashchenko

University of Surrey

Work Incentives of Medicaid Beneficiaries and the Role of Asset Testing
10.02.15 Tue, 16:00 -17:00 L7, 3-5 458

Tom Schmitz

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Fluctuations in R&D Investment and Long-run Growth: The Role of the Size Distribution of Innovating Firms
10.02.15 Tue, 17:15 L7, 3-5 HS001

Martin Kocher

LMU

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11.02.15 Wed, 12:00 L7, 3-5 P043/P044

Pascal Lavergne

Toulouse 1

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11.02.15 Wed, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 458

Paula Gobbi

Université catholique de Louvain

Development policies when accounting for the extensive margin of fertility
12.02.15 Thu, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Antoine Camous

EUI Florence, Italy

Monetary Policy and Debt Fragility
13.02.15 Fri, 16:00 - 17:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Omar Rachedi

Universidad Carlos III, Madrid

The Calm Before the Storm: Time Varying Volatility and the Origins of Financial Crises
16.02.15 Mon, 12:00 L7, 3-5 S031

Andreas Lange

Universität Hamburg

Adversity is a school of wisdom: Experimental evidence on cooperative protection against stochastic disasters -
17.02.15 Tue, 17:15 L7, 3-5 HS001

Hannes Leeb

Universität Wien

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23.02.15 Mon, 12:00 L7, 3-5 HS001

Michael Kosfeld

Universität Frankfurt

Leader Punishment and Cooperation in Groups: Experimental Field Evidence from Commons Management in Ethiopia
24.02.15 Tue, 17:15 L7, 3-5 HS001

Björn Bartling

Universität Zürich

Is Competition Fair? An Experimental Study
02.03.15 Mon, 12:00 L7, 3-5 HS001

Christoph Rothe

Columbia University

Robust Confidence Intervals for Average Treatment Effects under Limited Overlap
09.03.15 Mon, 12:00 L7, 3-5 HS001

Michael Wolf

Universität Zürich

Nonlinear Shrinkage of the Covariance Matrix for Portfolio Selection: Markowitz Meets Goldilocks




Fall Term 2014

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
09.09.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

A. Kerem Cosar

University of Chicago, Booth School of Business

Trade Costs or Taste Differences? Evidence from the Global Car Industry -
16.09.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Yongseok Shin

Washington University in St. Louis

The Macroeconomics of Microfinance
23.09.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5, Room HS001

Oleg Itskhoki

Princeton University

Trade and Inequality: From Theory to Estimation
30.09.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Katrine Vellesen Løken

University of Bergen

Long Term Consequences of Access to Well-child Visits
07.10.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Agustin Arias

Universität Mannheim

JOB MARKET PRACTICE TALK: Sentiment Shocks as Drivers of Business Cycle Fluctuations -
14.10.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5, Room HS001

Andrew Newman

Boston University

Loopholes and the Evolution of Contract Form
21.10.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Wolfgang Keller

University of Colorado-Boulder

The Contributions of Institutions and Market Integration to Economic Development: Evidence from 19th Century Germany
28.10.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Wouter Den Haan

London School of Economics

Unemployment (Fears), Precautionary Savings, and Aggregate Demand -
04.11.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Charles Zheng

University of Western Ontario

Military moral hazard and the fate of empires
11.11.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Ali Yurukoglu

Graduate School of Business, Stanford University

Dynamic Natural Monopoly Regulation: Time Inconsistency, Asymmetric Information, and Political Environments
18.11.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Mirko Wiederholt

Goethe University Frankfurt

Empirical Properties of Inflation Expectations and the Zero Lower Bound
25.11.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Rachel Griffith

The University of Manchester

The Effects of Banning Junk Food Advertising
02.12.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 HS001

Nezih Guner

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Optimal Spatial Taxation: Are Big Cities too Small?




Spring Term 2014

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
18.02.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Michelle Sovinsky

University of Zurich

Marijuana on Main Street? Estimating Demand in Markets with Limited Access
25.02.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Aderonke Osikominu

University of Zurich

Quality Leisure Time and Youth Development: What are the Effects of Sports?
04.03.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Ulrich Wagner

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

The Impact Of Carbon Trading On Industry: Evidence From German Manufacturing Firms
11.03.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5, Room P043

Berthold Herrendorf

Arizona State University

Wages, Human Capital, and the Allocation of Labor across Sectors ATTENTION: Please ignore the time column. This Seminar is scheduled for 13:45 - 15:00. -
18.03.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Gustavo Ventura

Arizona State University

Childcare Subsidies and Household Labor Supply !!!CANCELED!!! -
25.03.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Joel Watson

University of California, San Diego

Contractual Chains
01.04.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Tore Ellingsen

Stockholm School of Economics

Money as a Store of Value: Nominal Assets and Real Interest Rates
08.04.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Marina Halac

Columbia University

Managerial Attention and Worker Engagement -
29.04.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Estelle Cantillon

Université Libre de Bruxelles

Endogenous preferences and the role of the mechanism in school choice -
06.05.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Nezih Guner

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

Heterogeneity and Government Revenues: Higher Taxes at the Top?
13.05.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Pierre-Olivier Weill

University of California, Los Angeles

The Market for OTC Derivatives
20.05.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Holger Sieg

University of Pennsylvania

Estimating a Dynamic Game of Gubernatorial Elections to Evaluate the Impact of Term Limits
27.05.14 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Clemens Fuest

ZEW, University of Mannheim

The Taxation of Foreign Profits: a Unified View




Winter Break 2014

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
27.01.14 Mon, 12:00 - 13:15 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Sarah Auster

European University Institute

Adverse Selection Under Ambiguity
28.01.14 Tue, 12:00 - 13:15 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Emanuele Tarantino

University of Bologna

Conversation With Secrets
29.01.14 Wed, 12:00 - 13:15 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Serafin Grundl

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Estimating Dynamic Demand in Differentiated Durable Goods Markets Using Price Alert Thresholds
06.02.14 Thu, 12:00 -13:15 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Gabriel Smagghue

Sciences Po

A new Method for Quality Estimation using Trade Data: An Application to French Firms
10.02.14 Mon, 12:00 - 13:15 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Hidenori Takahashi

University of Toronto

Strategic Design under Uncertain Evaluations: Theory and Evidence from Design-Build Auctions
11.02.14 Tue, 12:00 - 13:15 L7, 3-5 Room 031

Ken Onishi

Northwestern University

Quantity Discounts and Capital Misallocation in Vertical Relationships
11.02.14 Tue, 15:00 - 17:00 L9,7 Room 308

Philipp Weinschenk

Max Planck Institute

Moral Hazard, Project Choice, and the Marshallian Hypothesis -
12.02.14 Wed, 12:00 - 13:15 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Fernando Luco

Northwestern University

Switching Costs and Competition in Retirement Investment
12.02.14 Wed, 16:30-18:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Harald Fadinger

University of Vienna

Do Prices Determine Vertical Integration?
13.02.14 Thu, 15:00-16:30 L7, 3-5 Room 458

Andras Niedermayer

University of Mannheim

Assessing the Performance of Simple Contracts Empirically: The Case of Percentage Fees
17.02.14 Mon, 12:00 - 13:30 L7, 3-5 Room 458

Eugen Kovac

University of Bonn

Venture Capital Financing of Innovation Races -
26.02.14 Wed, 12:00 - 13:15 L9, 7 Room 308

Chunying Xie

University of Minnesota

Dynamic Decisions to Enter a Toll Lane on the Road




Fall Term 2013

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
03.09.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Georgy Egorov

Northwestern University

Endogenous Property Rights
10.09.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Botond Koszegi

CEU, Budapest

Seller Information about Consumer Naivete Lowers Welfare -
17.09.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Uta Schoenberg

University College London

The Impact of Immigration on Local Labor Markets: Evidence from the Opening of the German-Czech Border -
24.09.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

José Víctor Ríos Rull

University of Minnesota

Balance Sheet Recessions
01.10.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

No Seminar -
08.10.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Patrick Bayer

Duke University

Speculation, Contagion, and Bubbles: Theory and Evidence from the Housing Market
15.10.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Jianjun Miao

Boston University

Bubbles and Credit Constraints
22.10.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Georg Weizsäcker

Humboldt-Universität Berlin

Flipping a coin: theory and evidence
29.10.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Silvana Tenreyro

London School of Economics

The transmission mechanism of monetary policy revisited -
05.11.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Christian Bayer

Universität Bonn

Household Income Risk, Nominal Frictions, and Incomplete Markets
12.11.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Thomas Chaney

Toulouse School of Economics

The Gravity Equation in International Trade: An Explanation.
19.11.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Sergio Firpo

São Paulo School of Economics

Semiparametric Estimation and Inference Using Doubly Robust Moment Conditions
26.11.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Muriel Niederle

Stanford University

Gender, Competitiveness and Career Choices
03.12.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

V. Bhaskar

University College London

The Ratchet Effect Re-examined: A Learning Perspective




Spring Term 2013

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
12.03.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Andrea Prat

Columbia / London School of Economics

Managerial Capital at the Top Evidence from the Time Use of Ceos
09.04.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Kjetil Storesletten

University of Oslo

Sharing High Growth Across Generations: Pensions and Demographic Transition in China
16.04.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Jan Eeckhout

Pompeu / UCL

Spatial Sorting
23.04.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Rafael Lalive

University of Lausanne

How Do Reductions in Potential Benefit Duration Affect Medium-Run Earnings and Employment for Older Workers?
30.04.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Imran Rasul

University College London

Can Basic Entrepreneurship Transform The Economic Lives of the Poor?
07.05.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Melissa Dell

Harvard University

Trafficking Networks and the Mexican Drug War
14.05.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Karl Schmedders

University of Zurich

"A Polynomial Optimization Approach to Principal-Agent Problems"
21.05.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Jacques Crémer

Toulouse School of Economics

The Value of Incumbency in Heterogenous Networks -
28.05.13 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Roman Inderst

Universität Frankfurt

Hypertargeting, Limited Attention, and Privacy: Implications for Marketing and Campaigning




Winter Break 2013

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
28.01.13 Mon, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Kane Sweeney

Northwestern University

Health Insurance Pre-Exchanges A Market Design Approach to Insurer-Provider Network Formation
29.01.13 Tue, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Jevan Cherniwchan

University of Calgary

Trade Liberalization and the Environment: Evidence from NAFTA and U.S. Manufacturing
29.01.13 Tue, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Katja Kaufmann

Bocconi University

Learning about the Enforcement of Conditional Welfare Programs: Evidence from the Bolsa Familia Program in Brazil
30.01.13 Wed, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Miguel Almunia

University of Berkeley

The Efficiency Costs of Tax Enforcement: Evidence from a Panel of Spanish Firms
30.01.13 Wed, 14:00 - 15:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Nikolaj Harmon

University of Princeton

Are Workers Better Matched in Large Labor Markets?
31.01.13 Thu, 14:00 - 15:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Andrew Rhodes

University of Oxford

Multiproduct Retailing
04.02.13 Mon, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Fernando Leibovici

New York University

Financial Development and International Trade
04.02.13 Mon, 14:00 - 15:00 L7, 3-5 P044

David Seim

IIES, Stockholm University

Real or Evasion Responses to the Wealth Tax? Theory and Evidence from Sweden
05.02.13 Tue, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Niall Hughes

European University Institute

Voting in Legislative Elections under Plurality Rule
05.02.13 Tue, 14:00 -15:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Yanping Liu

Pennsylvania State University

Capital Adjustment Costs: Implications for Domestic and Export Sales Dynamics
06.02.13 Wed, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 P044

Emilio Calvano

Bocconi University

Either or Both Competition: A “Two-sided” Theory of Advertising with Overlapping Viewerships
11.02.13 Mon, 11:00 - 12:00 L9,7 Room 308

Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr

University of Oxford

Towards a Theory of Trade Finance
11.02.13 Mon, 14:00-15:00 L9,7 Room 308

Andreas Mueller

University of Zurich

Optimal Taxation of Foreign Assets and Production Factors in a Small Open Economy
12.02.13 Tue, 11:00 - 12:00 L9,7 Room 308

Aniol Llorente-Saguer

Max-Planck-Gesellschaft

Divided Majority and Information Aggregation: Theory and Experiment -
12.02.13 Tue, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Lien Laureys

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

The Cost of Human Capital Depreciation during Unemployment
13.02.13 Wed, 12:00-13:00 L9,7 Room 308

Michael Siemer

Boston University

Firm Entry and Employment Dynamics in the Great Recession
14.02.13 Thu, 11:00 - 12:00 L9,7 Room 308

Alvaro Parra

Northwestern University

Sequential Innovation and Patent Policy
14.02.13 Thu, 14:00 - 15:00 L9,7 Room308

Pau S. Pujolas-Fons

Universitat Autonoma Barcelona

Trade Patterns, Income Differences and Gains from Trade
15.02.13 Fri, 16:00 - 17:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Nawid Siassi

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Inequality and the Marriage Gap
18.02.13 Mon, 14:00 - 15:00 L9,7 Room 308

Robert Ulbricht

LMU München

Credit Crunches, Information Failures, and the Persistence of Pessimism
19.02.13 Tue, 13:45 -14:45 L7, 3-5 P043

Roberto Ramos

CEMFI, SFB/TR 15

Agglomeration Matters for Trade
19.02.13 Tue, 14:00 - 15:00 L9,7 Room 308

Jihee Kim

Stanford University

The Effect of the Top Marginal Tax Rate on Top Income Inequality
20.02.13 Wed, 14:00 - 15:00 L9,7 Room 308

Maria Prados

Columbia University

Health And Earnings Inequality Over The Life Cycle: The Redistributive Potential Of Health Policies
21.02.13 Thu, 14:00-15:00 L9,7 Room 308

Sebastian Findeisen

University of Zurich

Education and Optimal Taxation: The Role of Income-Contingent Student Loans
22.02.13 Fri, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Federica Liberini

University of Warwick

Corporate Taxes and the Growth of the Firm
22.02.13 Fri, 16:00 - 17:00 L9,7 Room 308

Dmitriy Sergeyev

Columbia University

Financial Integration and Financial Instability
27.02.13 Wed, 12:00 - 13:00 L9,7 Room 308

Sophia Chen

University of Michigan

Do Intangible Assets Aggrevate Financial Market Imperfections? -
07.03.13 Thu, 14:00-15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Nicholas Lawson

Princeton University

Fiscal Externalities and Optimal Unemployment Insurance




Fall Term 2012

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
11.09.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Kalina Manova

Stanford University

Processing vs. Ordinary Trade
18.09.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Cyril Monnet

University of Bern

Private Money and Banking Regulation
25.09.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Irina Telyukova

University of California, San Diego

Home Equity in Retirement
09.10.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Reto Föllmi

University of St. Gallen

Globalization and Productivity in the Developing World
16.10.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Alessandra Fogli

University of Minnesota

Germs, Social Networks and Growth
30.10.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Christian Hellwig

Toulouse School of Economics

A theory of asset prices based on heterogeneous information -
06.11.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Peter Neary

University of Oxford

Selection effects with heterogeneous firms
13.11.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Steffen Huck

University College London.

From Imitation to Collusion: Long-run Learning in a Low-Information Environment
20.11.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Liran Einav

Stanford University

Moral hazard in health insurance: How important is forward looking behavior?
04.12.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

William Fuchs

University of California Berkeley

Costs and Benefits of Dynamic Trading in a Lemons Market




Spring Term 2012

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
13.03.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Olivier Compte

(ENPC Paris)

Cautiousness - Preliminary and incomplete
20.03.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Marc Rysman

University of Boston

Explaining adoption and use of payment instruments by U.S. consumers
27.03.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Christian Hellwig

Université Toulouse 1

A Theory of Asset Prices based on Heterogeneous Information
17.04.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Eddie Dekel

NorthwesternUniversity

Optimal Allocation with Costly Veri cation
08.05.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Florian Scheuer

Stanford University

Optimal Taxation with Rent-Seeking
15.05.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Berthold Herrendorf

Arizona State University

Two Perspectives on Preferences and Structural Transformation
22.05.12 Tue, 17:15 - 18:45 L7, 3-5 Room HS001

Luigi Pistaferri

Stanford University

CONSUMPTION SMOOTHING AND FAMILY LABOR SUPPLY




Winter Break 2012

Date Time Location Name Titel Material
01.02.12 Wed, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 1 HS003

Caroline Weber

University of Michigan

Does the Earned Income Tax Credit Reduce Saving by Low - Income Households? -
02.02.12 Thu, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 1 HS003

Carlo Prato

Northwestern University

Dynamic political distortions under alternative constitutional settings
06.02.12 Mon, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 1 HS003

Dirk Foremny

Universität Bonn

Vertical aspects of sub-national deficits: the impact of fiscal rules and tax autonomy in European countries
07.02.12 Tue, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Kathleen Nosal

University of Arizona

Estimating Switching Costs for Medicare Advantage Plans
08.02.12 Wed, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Takakazu Honryo

Columbia University

Dynamic Persuasion
09.02.12 Thu, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 1 HS003

Helene Lundqvist

Institute for International Economic Studies

Is It Worth It? On the Returns to Holding Political Office
13.02.12 Mon, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 1 HS003

Olga Timoshenko

Yale University

Product Switching in a Model of Learning
13.02.12 Mon, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Hannes Schwandt

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Wealth Shocks and Health Outcomes: Evidence from Stock Market Fluctuations
14.02.12 Tue, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Keiichi Kawai

Northwestern University

Reputation and Securitization
14.02.12 Tue, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Jan Zapal

London School of Economics

Explicit and implicit status-quo determination in dynamic bargaining: Theory and application to FOMC directive
16.02.12 Thu, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Jean-Edouard Colliard

Paris School of Economics

Rational blinders: is it possible to regulate banks using their internal risk models?
16.02.12 Thu, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

David R. Agraval

University of Michigan

The Tax Gradient: Do Local Sales Taxes Reduce Tax Differentials at State Borders?
17.02.12 Fri, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Daniel Garcia-Gonzalez

University of Michigan

Reputation with Endogenous Information
17.02.12 Fri, 14:00 - 15:00 L7, 3-5 Room P044

Jorge de La Roca

(Cemfi)

Selection in initial and return migration: Evidence from moves across Spanish cities
20.02.12 Mon, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Matthew Hill

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

Homes and Husbands for All: Marriage, Housing, and the Baby Boom
21.02.12 Tue, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Jan-Peter Siedlarek

European University Institute

Intermediation in Networks
21.02.12 Tue, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Galina Zudenkova

Universitat Rovira i Virgili

A Model of Party Discipline in Congress
22.02.12 Wed, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Cezar Santos

University of Pennsylvania

Why Not Settle Down Already? A Quantitative Analysis of the Delay in Marriage
27.02.12 Mon, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 1 HS003

Chengsi Wang

University of New South Wales

Informative Advertising, Consumer Search and Transparency Policy
27.02.12 Mon, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Ronny Freier

DIW Berlin

Do parties matter? Estimating the e ffect of political representation in multi-party systems
28.02.12 Tue, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Renauld Foucart

ECARES, Université Libre de Bruxelles

On goods and premises
29.02.12 Wed, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 1 HS009

Banu Demir

Oxford University

Trading Tasks and Quality
29.02.12 Wed, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Xiaodong Fan

Wisconsin-Madison

Retiring Cold Turkey
01.03.12 Thu, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Lily Samkharadze

Penn State University

Buyer Resistance to Cartel Conduct
01.03.12 Thu, 14:00 - 15:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Perihan Ozge Saygin

IMT Lucca Institute for Advanced Studies

Gender Diff erences in College Applications: Evidence from the Centralized System in Turkey
02.03.12 Fri, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 7 Room 308

Naoki Wakamori

Bank of Canada

Portfolio Considerations in Differentiated Product Purchases: An Application to the Japanese Automobile Market
07.03.12 Wed, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 1 HS009

Hae Won Jung

Georgia State University

CEO Talent, CEO Compensation, and Product Market Competition
14.03.12 Wed, 11:00 - 12:00 L9, 1 HS002

Peter Vida

University of Vienna

Implementation of Communication Equilibria by Correlated Cheap Talk: the Two-Player Case
22.03.12 Thu, 11:00 - 12:00 L7, 3-5 Room 458

José Azar

Princeton University

A New Look at Oligopoly: Implicit Collusion Through Portfolio Diversification
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