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Wednesday, 1 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Environment/Resource Economics Seminar
Andrew Leach, University of Alberta
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Brian Copeland
 
Thursday, 2 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Development Seminar
Corrine Low, Wharton
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Siwan Anderson
 
Friday, 3 March 2017 11:30-1:00 PM
Joint Economics/Sauder School of Business Seminar
Swati Dhingra, LSE
"Piggy-Bank Exporting, Intermediation, and the Distributional Gains from Trade in Agricultural Markets" (with Sylvana Tenreyro)
Location: Henry Angus 969
Organiser: Matilde Bombardini
 
Friday, 3 March 2017 4:00-5:30 PM
Micro theory seminar
Mallesh Pai, Rice University
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Sergei Severinov
 
Monday, 6 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Macroeconomics Seminar
Benjamin Pugsley (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)
"Demographic Origins of the Startup Deficit" (with F. Karahan and A. Sahin)
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Yaniv Yedid-Levi
 
Tuesday, 7 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Labor/Public Seminar
Dave Chan, Stanford
"Affiliation and Price-setting by Committee in Medicare"
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Joshua Gottlieb
 
Wednesday, 8 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Econometrics Seminar
Khai Chiong (USC)
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Kevin Song
 
Thursday, 9 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Political Economy Seminar
Mathias Thoenig, Lausanne
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Francesco Trebbi
 
Friday, 10 March 2017 11:30-1:00 PM
Joint Economics/Sauder School of Business Seminar
Cecile Gaubert (UC Berkeley)
Location: AA To be announced.
Organiser: Matilde Bombardini
 
Friday, 10 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Development Seminar
Eric Verhoogen, Columbia
"Using Exchange Rates to Estimate Production Functions: Evidence from Colombia"
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Jamie McCasland
 
Tuesday, 14 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Public Economics Seminar
Jacob Vigdor, University of Washington
"Measuring Minimum Wage Effects on the Entire Low-Wage Job Market: Evidence from Seattle" (with M. Long, R. Plotnick, E. Roshchina, H. Wething)
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Joshua Gottlieb
 
Wednesday, 15 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Econometrics Seminar
Carlos Martins-Filho, University Colorado-Boulder
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Vadim Marmer
 
Thursday, 16 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Political Economy Seminar
Kei Kawai, UC Berkeley
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Francesco Trebbi
 
Friday, 17 March 2017 11:30-1:00 PM
Joint Economics/Sauder School of Business Seminar
Robert Staiger (Dartmouth College)
"Multilateral Trade Bargaining: A First Look at the GATT Bargaining Records" (with K. Bagwell and A. Yurukoglu)
Location: AA To be announced.
Organiser: Matilde Bombardini
 
Friday, 17 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Development Seminar
Jonas Hjort, Columbia
"The Arrival of Fast Internet and Skilled Job Creation in Africa" (with J. Poulsen)
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Jamie McCasland
 
Monday, 20 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Labour-Macro Seminar
Greg Veramendi, Arizona State University
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Florian Hoffman
 
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Public Economics Seminar
Zack Cooper, Yale
"Politics, Medicare and Hospital Behavior" (with A. Kowalski, E. Powell, J. Wu)
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Joshua Gottlieb
 
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 1:30-2:30 PM
Department function
TEB Lunch Workshop
Kim Nguyen
Location: Iona 167
Organiser: Vitor Farinha Luz
 
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Trade Seminar
Rodrigo Adao, University of Chicago Booth
"Worker Heterogeneity, Wage Inequality, and International Trade: Theory and Evidence from Brazil"
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Matilde Bombardini
 
Thursday, 23 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Applied Microeconomics Seminar
Maria Connolly, UQAM
"Intergenerational Income Mobility in Canada and the United States"
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Thomas Lemieux
 
Friday, 24 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Econometrics Seminar
Andriy Norets, Brown
"Sparsity and Dimension Reduction in Bayesian Conditional Density Estimation"
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Hiroyuki Kasahara
 
Monday, 27 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Labour-Macro Seminar
Thibaut Lamadon, University of Chicago
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Florian Hoffman
 
Tuesday, 28 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Public Economics Seminar
Adriana Lleras-Muney, UCLA
"A unified Law of mortality; implications for economic analysis" (with Flavien Moreau)
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Kevin Milligan
 
Wednesday, 29 March 2017 1:30-2:30 PM
Department function
TEB Lunch Workshop
Anujit Chakraborty (UBC)
Location: Iona 167
Organiser: Vitor Farinha Luz
 
Wednesday, 29 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Trade Seminar
Dan Trefler (University of Toronto)
"The Rents From Trade and Coercive Institutions: Removing the Sugar Coating"
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Matilde Bombardini
 
Thursday, 30 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Econometrics Seminar
Shuyang Sheng, UCLA
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Vadim Marmer
 
Friday, 31 March 2017 3:30-5:00 PM
Empirical Microeconomics Seminar
Jonathan Beauchamp, University of Toronto
"Advances and Applications in Genoeconomics"
Location: Iona 533
Organiser: Nicole Fortin