Events for the Next Week

Monday, September 26, 2016

Economics 501: Graduate Student Seminar
Chiara Maggi (Northwestern University): "The Macroeconomic Impact of Product-Market Liberalization"
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245

Workshop in Macroeconomics
Emmanuel Farhi (Harvard University): "Optimal Taxation with Behavioral Agents"
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245
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Political Economy Seminar Series
Filipe Campante (Harvard University): "Development and Political Conflict in the Global Network of Air Links"  
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 561

Short Course
Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics): "On some social determinants of behavior and institutions" Lecture 3 of 4
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245
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Workshop in Industrial Organization
Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics): "On some social determinants of behavior and institutions" Lecture 3 of 4
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

MECS Brown Bag Seminar Series
Jeffrey Mensch (Northwestern University): "On the Existence of Monotone Pure-Strategy Perfect Bayesian Equilibrium in Games with Complementarities" 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 619

Finance Department Bag Lunch
Paolina del Carmen Medina Palma (Northwestern University): "Selective Attention in Consumer Finance: Evidence from a Randomized Intervention in the Credit Card Market"
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 4214

Joint IPR/HDSP/DevSci Event - HDSP Brown Bag Series
Orla Doyle (Geary Institute, University College, Dublin): "Intervening Early to Promote School Readiness: An RCT of the Preparing for Life Program"  
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM, ,

Workshop in Applied Microeconomics/Workshop in Econometrics
Amanda Kowalski (Yale University): "Doing More When You're Running Late:Applying Marginal Treatment Effect Methods to Examine Treatment Effect Heterogeneity in Experiments" (please note different day and time)
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245
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Workshop in Econometrics/Workshop in Applied Microeconomics
Amanda Kowalski (Yale University): "Doing More When You're Running Late:Applying Marginal Treatment Effect Methods to Examine Treatment Effect Heterogeneity in Experiments"
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Economics 501: Graduate Student Seminar
Haritz Garro (Northwestern University): "Economic Activity and Political Polarization: Evidence from US State Legislatures"
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245

Finance Department Speaker Series
Daniel Paravisini (London School of Economics): "Adverse Selection on Maturity: Evidence from Online Consumer Credit"
11:15 AM - 12:30 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, G27

Macroeconomics Lunch Seminar
Andreas Kropf (Northwestern University): "tba"
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245

Strategy Department Seminar Series
Navin Kartik (Columbia Univeristy):"Single-Crossing Differences on Distributions"
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 619

CMS-EMS Theory Workshop
Erik Madsen (Madsen Consulting Engineering): "Optimal Project Termination with an Informed Agent" A reception will follow the presentation at 5pm in Room 531 (Faculty Lounge)  
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245

Thursday, September 29, 2016

CMS-EMS Bag Lunch Seminar Series
Jeff Ely (Northwestern University): "Dynamic Information Design: Two Examples"  
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 101

Finance Department Bag Lunch
Shamika Ravi (Brookings India): "The Impact of Electronic Voting Machines on Electoral Frauds, Democracy and Development"Note: This is on a Thursday
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 4214

NUTC Academic Seminar Series
Marta Gonzalez (MIT): "Big Data to Tackle Urban Mobility Challenges" 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Chambers Hall,

Workshop in Economic History
Joachim Voth (University of Zurich): "Killer Incentives: Medals, Status Competition and Pilot Performance during World War II"
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3204
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Friday, September 30, 2016

Short Course
Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics): "On some social determinants of behavior and institutions" Lecture 4 of 4
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245
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Saturday, October 1, 2016

EMCON 2016 - Empirics and Methods in Economics Conference
A two-day student-run conference for PhD students interested in applied topics and empirical methods in Economics. The conference includes a selection of papers that address challenging empirical questions using interesting methodological approaches, including creative reduced-form strategies, original structural estimation frameworks and novel datasets.
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 160 and 101
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Sunday, October 2, 2016

EMCON 2016 - Empirics and Methods in Economics Conference
A two-day student-run conference for PhD students interested in applied topics and empirical methods in Economics. The conference includes a selection of papers that address challenging empirical questions using interesting methodological approaches, including creative reduced-form strategies, original structural estimation frameworks and novel datasets.
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 160 and 101
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Monday, October 3, 2016

IPR Colloquium - IPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday Colloquium Series
Leslie McCall (Northwestern University):  "The Opportunity Model of Beliefs about Inequality and Redistribution"  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, ,

Workshop in Macroeconomics
Emi Nakamura (Columbia University): "title tba"
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245

Workshop in Industrial Organization
Robin Lee (Harvard University): "title tba"
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Economics 501: Graduate Student Seminar
Michiel De Jong (Northwestern University): "Title TBA"
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245

Macroeconomics Lunch Seminar
Yuta Takahashi (Northwestern University): "tba"
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center, 3245

Weekly Events Listing Compiled By:

Wilma Stiltz
wilma.stiltz@northwestern.edu
phone: 847-491-5140

This is an automated listing of events for the coming 10 days. Events for the following week are checked and confirmed on the preceding Friday afternoon.