Empirical Microeconomics Seminar Series



Fall 2018


Tuesday, Sept 11      

Ragan Petrie (Texas A&M)  

"Time to Give: A Field Experiment on Intertemporal Charitable Giving"  

Tuesday, Sept 18

Thomas Fujiwara (Princeton)

"Local Politicians and the Deforestation of the Amazon" [Draft of paper not available, click here for an abstract]  

Tuesday, Sept 25

Frederico Finan (UC Berkeley)

"Money and Politics: Estimating the Effects of Campaign Spending Limits on Political Entry and Selection"

Tuesday, Oct 2

Jeremy Fox (Rice)

"Geographic Expansion Mergers and FCC Spectrum Policy: Estimating a Matching Game with Externalities" [Draft of paper not available, click here for an abstract]

Tuesday, Oct 16

Daniel Keniston (Louisiana State University)

"The Efficient Deployment of Police Resources: Theory and New Evidence from a Randomized Drunk Driving Crackdown in India"

Tuesday, Oct 23

Alvin Murphy (Arizona State University)

"Incorporating Dynamic Behavior into the Hedonic Model" [Paper will not be posted online, hardcopies available in main office]

Wednesday, Oct 31

*Note different day*

Chao Fu (University of Wisconsin, Madison)

"Government Expenditure on the Public Education System" [Draft of paper not available, click here for an abstract]

Tuesday,  Nov 6

Francis Vella (Georgetown)

"Decomposing Real Wage Changes in the United States"

Tuesday,  Nov 13

Gustavo Bobonis (University of Toronto)

"Vulnerability and Clientelism"

Tuesday, Nov 27

Ebonya Washington (Yale)

"The Mommy Effect: Do Women Anticipate the Employment Effects of Motherhood?"



Archive of Previous Semesters' Workshops:

2017-18: Fall 2017 Schedule Spring 2018 Schedule
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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