University of Houston

Empirical Microeconomics Seminar Series



Fall 2017



Tuesday, Sept 12      

Meghan Busse (Northwestern Kellogg)

"Did `Cash for Clunkers' Deliver?  The Consumer Effects of the Car Allowance Rebate System"  

Tuesday, Sept 19

Robert Miller (Carnegie Mellon)  

"Innovation and Diffusion of Medical Treatment"  

Tuesday, Oct 10

Na’ama Shenhav (Dartmouth)  

"Bribed to Wed? Family Formation and Labor Market Responses to the Gender Wage Gap"

Tuesday, Oct 17

Edward Coulson (University of California, Irvine)  

"Competition and Appraisal Inflation"

Tuesday, Oct 24

Pascaline Dupas (Stanford)  

"The Impact of Free Secondary Education: Experimental Evidence from Ghana"  

Tuesday, Oct 31

Cristian Pop-Eleches (Columbia)  

"Parental Monitoring and Children's Internet Use: The Role of Information, Control, and Cues"

Tuesday,  Nov 7

Christopher Taber (University of Wisconsin, Madison)  

"Skill Prices, Occupations and Changes in the Wage Structure for Low Skilled Men"

Tuesday,  Nov 14

Yinghua He (Rice)  

"A Pigouvian Approach to Congestion in Matching Markets"

Tuesday, Nov 21

Week of Thanksgiving, no seminar scheduled

Tuesday, Nov 28

Alexandre Mas (Princeton) --CANCELLED, TO BE RESCHEDULED


Archive of Previous Semesters' Workshops:

2016-17: Fall 2016 Schedule Spring 2017 Schedule
2015-16: Fall 2015 Schedule Spring 2016 Schedule
2014-15: Fall 2014 Schedule Spring 2015 Schedule
2013-14: Fall 2013 Schedule Spring 2014 Schedule
2012-13: Fall 2012 Schedule Spring 2013 Schedule
2011-12: Fall 2011 Schedule Spring 2012 Schedule
2010-11: Fall 2010 Schedule Spring 2011 Schedule
2009-10: Fall 2009 Schedule Spring 2010 Schedule
2008-09: Fall 2008 Schedule Spring 2009 Schedule
2007-08: Fall 2007 Schedule Spring 2008 Schedule
2006-07: Fall 2006 Schedule Spring 2007 Schedule

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