Past Events

View past seminars and other events sponsored by the department of Economics. Events can be viewed by date or filtered by seminar series.

Date & TimeSeminar SeriesSpeaker and Title
September 21, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMSeminar in Economic HistoryVictor Gay (University of Chicago): "The Legacy of the Missing Men. The Long-Run Impact of World War I on Female Labor Force Participation".
September 21, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsJennifer Reinganum (Vanderbilt University): "Evidence Suppression by Prosecutors: Violations of the Brady Rule"
September 21, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMSeminar in Applied MicroeconomicsSusan Ou (Northwestern University): "Labels and Consumer Welfare: Evidence from Trans Fat Regulation"
September 21, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarHusnu Dalgic (Northwestern University): "Financial Dollarization in Emerging Markets: An Insurance Arrangement"
September 20, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET/CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopsJack Fanning (Brown University): "Mediation in Reputational Bargaining"
September 20, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesPietro Tebaldi (University of Chicago): "Estimating Equilibrium in Health Insurance Exchanges: Price Competition and Subsidy Design under the ACA"
September 20, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarManuel Adelino (Duke University): “Are Lemons Sold First? Dynamic Signaling in the Mortgage Market"
September 20, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarQuitze Valenzuela-Stookey (Northwestern University): "Categorization and Cognitive Limitations"
September 19, 20175:15 PM - 6:15 PMOrientation for Economics Graduate Students on the Job MarketDiscussion of procedures for graduate students entering the job market
September 19, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in EconometricsShaun Shaikh (McMaster University): "Evaluating Trends in Successful Resuscitation after Cardiac Arrest under Trending Misclassification Error: Estimating Bounds for Partially Verified Data"
September 19, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesJacopo Ponticelli (Northwestern University): "Credit Allocation under Economic Stimulus: Evidence from China" 
September 19, 2017Fall classes begin 8 a.m.Fall classes begin 8 a.m.
September 18, 201712:30 PM - 3:00 PMOrientation for Second Year Economics Graduate StudentsInformation on degree goals in years 2 and 3, and presentations on each field of study
September 14, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsLouis Kaplow (Harvard Law School): "On the Design of Legal Rules: Balancing Versus Structured Decision Procedures"
September 14, 20179:00 AM - 2:45 PMNew Teaching Assistant ConferenceMandatory training for all students serving as Teaching Assistants for the first time. Organized by the Searle Center for Advancing Learning & Teaching
September 13, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesJustine S. Hastings (Brown University): "How Are SNAP Benefits Spent? Evidence from a Retail Panel"
September 13, 20178:30 AM - 5:00 PMThe Graduate School (TGS) New Student OrientationOrientation for new first-year graduate students.
September 5, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMOrientation for First Year Economics Graduate StudentsWelcome and information on degree goals
June 16, 201712:00 PM - 2:00 PMGraduating Senior LunchA luncheon for graduating Economics majors and their families.
June 7, 201712:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium SeriesAaron Kay (Duke University): "Compensatory Control Theory and its Implications for Organizations and Inequality"
June 7, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarSena Coskun (Northwestern University): "Young, Educated, Unemployed"
June 6, 20175:00 PM - 6:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarYuta Takahashi (Northwestern University): "Perturbation to REE"
June 6, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsJason Hartline (Northwestern University): "Mechanism Redesign"
June 5, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesBrittany Lewis (Northwestern University): "Real Effects of Capping Leverage in the Banking Sector"
June 1, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryPrice Fishback (University of Arizona): “The New Deal and Farm Inputs and Outputs”
June 1, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsSupreet Kaur (University of California, Berkeley): "The Morale Effects of Pay Inequality"
June 1, 201712:30 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarAbdou Ndiaye (Northwestern University): "Flexible Retirement and Optimal Taxation"
June 1, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesMichael Powell (Northwestern University): "TBA"
May 31, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMIPR Performance Measurement and Rewards ColloquiumNicola Persico (Northwestern University): "TBA"
May 31, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET-Math Center Economic Theory WorkshopLaurent Mathevet (New York University): title tba
May 31, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesElliot Lipnowski (University of Chicago): "Cheap Talk with Transparent Motives"
May 31, 201712:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium SeriesAmir Goldberg (Stanford University): "What Difference Does Difference Make? A Language-Based Model of Cultural Heterogeneity and Firm Performance"
May 31, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarTitan Alon (Northwestern University): "Human Capital, Inequality, and the Division of Labor"
May 31, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarHui Chen (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "The Dark Side of Circuit Breakers"  
May 30, 20175:00 PM - 6:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarGideon Bornstein (Northwestern University): "Aging Economy: The Macroeconomics of Age-Dependent Habits"
May 30, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsXu Cheng (University of Pennsylvania):   "Averaging GMM Estimator Robust to Misspecification"
May 30, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesHenry van Straelen (Northwestern University): "Common ownership and political convergence: The role of campaign contributions."
May 25, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryZorina Khan (Bowdoin College): "RELATED INVESTING: CORPORATE OWNERSHIP AND CAPITAL MOBILIZATION DURING EARLY INDUSTRIALIZATION"
May 25, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsNancy Qian (Yale University): "The Short- and Medium-Run Effects of Computerized VATInvoices on Tax Revenues in China"
May 25, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesNemanja Antic (Northwestern University): "TBA"
May 24, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET-Math Center Economic Theory Workshop Takuo Sugaya (Stanford University): "TBA"
May 24, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesRafaella Sadun (Harvard University): "TBA"
May 24, 201712:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium Series Sigal Barsade (University of Pennsylvania): "No Employee an Island: Workplace Loneliness and Job Performance"
May 24, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarHusnu Dalgic (Northwestern University): "Financial Dollarization in Emerging Markets"
May 24, 201711:30 AM - 1:00 PMFinance SeminarJeremy Stein (Harvard University): “The Fed, the Bond Market and Gradualism in Monetary Policy”
May 24, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarHuseyin Cagri Akkoyun (Northwestern University): "How does Investor Protection affect Innovation? Historical Evidence from Blue Sky Laws"
May 24, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student Seminar [copy]Huseyin Cagri Akkoyun (Northwestern University): "How does Investor Protection affect Innovation? Historical Evidence from Blue Sky Laws"
May 23, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesDavid Dicks (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill): “Innovation Waves, Investor Sentiment, and Mergers.”
May 22, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationAli Yurukoglu (Stanford University, Graduate School of Business): "Quantitative Analysis of Multi-Party Tariff Negotiations"  
May 22, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumHeather Schoenfeld (Northwestern University): "Maximizing Charges: Overcriminalization in the Mass Incarceration Era"
May 22, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsGita Gopinath (Harvard University): “Dominant Currency Paradigm”
May 22, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarMichael Wooley (Northwestern University): "Labor Market Consequences of Graduating During a Recession: The Case of the Termites"
May 19, 20179:15 AM - 5:00 PMNemmers Prize in Economics: ConferenceNemmers Conference.  This is associated with the awarding of the Nemmers Prize in Economics to Richard Blundell.  Day 2 of 2.  Free registration required.
May 18, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryGary Richardson (University of California, Irvine): "Network Contagion and Interbank Amplification during the Great Depression"
May 18, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation SeminarHongyu Chen (Northwestern University): "On-demand Personal Mobility Services in the Era of Mobile Computing: Physics, Economics & Management"
May 18, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesWojciech Olszewski (Northwestern University): "TBA"
May 18, 20179:00 AM - 5:00 PMNemmers Prize in Economics: ConferenceNemmers Conference.  This is associated with the awarding of the Nemmers Prize in Economics to Richard Blundell.  Day 1 of 2.  Free registration required.
May 17, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMNemmers Prize in Economics: LectureRichard Blundell (University College London): "Household Behavior and the Dynamics of Inequality" (reception to follow)
May 17, 20173:00 PM - 4:15 PMJoint CET-Math Center Economic Theory Workshop Ryota Iijima (Yale University): "Dynamic Random Utility"
May 17, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesKate Ho (Columbia University): "TBA"
May 17, 201712:45 PM - 2:15 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium Series Don Moore (University of California, Berkeley): "The Epistemology of Confidence: On the difficulty of being both wrong and knowing it"
May 17, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarGiacomo Magistretti (Northwestern University): "Political constraints and fiscal crises in a model of sovereign debt"
May 17, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarPeter DeMarzo (Stanford University): "Leverage Dynamics without Commitment"
May 17, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarVictoria Marone (Northwestern University): "Adverse Selection and Imperfect Competition in Health Insurance Markets"
May 16, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsPatrik Guggenberger (Pennsylvania State University):   "A more powerful subvector Anderson Rubin test in linear instrumental variable regression"
May 16, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesAndrew Sutherland (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Information Sharing and Lender Specialization: Evidence from the U.S. Commercial Lending Market"
May 15, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationSarah Moshary (University of Pennsylvania): "Price Salience and Product Choice"
May 15, 201712:15 PM - 1:30 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesPaola Giuliano (University of California, Los Angeles): "TBA"
May 15, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumOnnie Rogers (Northwestern University): "The ‘Black Box’: Racial and Gender Identity Development Among Black Adolescent Boys"
May 15, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsEzra Oberfield (Princeton University):  "The Productivity Slowdown and the Declining Labor Share: A Neoclassical Exploration"
May 15, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarLaia Navarro-Sola (Northwestern University): "Distance Secondary Education in Rural Communities: Evidence from the Mexican Telesecundaria"
May 13, 20178:00 AM - 8:00 PMCSIO-IDEI ConferenceThe Center for the Study of Industrial Organization jointly sponsors this conference with the Institut D’Economie Industrielle at the University of Toulouse
May 12, 20171:00 PM - 2:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarJose Carreno-Garcia (Northwestern University): "Housing Booms, Structural Transformation, and the US Productivity Puzzle"
May 12, 20178:00 AM - 8:00 PMCSIO-IDEI Conference The Center for the Study of Industrial Organization jointly sponsors this conference with the Institut D’Economie Industrielle at the University of Toulouse
May 11, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryMark Koyama (George Mason University): "Autocratic Rule and Social Capital: Evidence from Imperial China"
May 11, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsChris Blattman (University of Chicago): "State building in the city: The effects of security and municipal services on violence and state legitimacy in Bogota"
May 11, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesDaniel Barron (Northwestern University): "TBA"
May 10, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET-Math Center Economic Theory Workshop Ilya Segal (Stanford University): "Robustly Optimal Auctions with Unknown Resale Opportunities"
May 10, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesAndy Skrzypacz (Stanford University): "Random Inspections and Periodic Reviews: Optional Dynamic Monitoring"
May 10, 201712:30 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarEnrico Berkes (Northwestern University): "Urban Segregation and Rise of the Knowledge Economy"
May 10, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarAntoinette Schoar (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Do Credit Card Companies Screen For Behavioral Biases?”"
May 10, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarBruno Barsanetti (Northwestern University): "Effects of Energy Cost Shocks on Formal and Informal Labor"
May 9, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsKonrad Menzel (New York University):   "Strategic Network Formation with Many Agents"
May 9, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesQiushi Huang (Northwestern University): "TBA"
May 8, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationSteve Berry (Yale University): "An Instrumental Variable Approach to Dynamic Models"
May 8, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumBruce Spencer (Northwestern University): "Cost-Benefit Analysis for a Quinquennial Census: The 2016 Population Census of South Africa"
May 8, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsMatteo Maggiori (Harvard University): "A Model of the International Monetary System"
May 8, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarMack Endress (Northwestern University): "Political Capital Accumulation: Accountability and Incumbent Advantage"
May 4, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryItzchak Tzachi Raz (Harvard University): "Use It Or Lose It: Adverse Possession and Economic Development"
May 4, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsPetra Persson (Stanford University): "The Long-term Consequences of Teacher Discretion inGrading of High-stakes Tests"
May 4, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesAlessandro Pavan (Northwestern University): "Persuasion in Global Games with Application to Stress Testing"
May 3, 20177:30 PM - 9:00 PMTransportation Center SeminarNUTC Spring 2017 Industry Workshop: "Bridging the Future: Innovation in Large-Scale Infrastructure Development"
May 3, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET-Math Center Economic Theory Workshop Xavier Gabaix (Harvard University): "A Sparcity-based Model of Bounded Rationality"
May 3, 201712:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium Series Shahzad (Shaz) Ansari (University of Cambridge): "Targets as allies or adversaries: an internactional framing perspective on the "activist's dilemma""
May 3, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarGabriela Cugat (Northwestern University): "Optimal Exchange Rate Policy in Small Open Economies with Nominal Rigidities and Heterogeneous Households"
May 3, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarHolger Mueller (New York University): "Firms' Internal Networks and Local Economic Shocks" 
May 3, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarYutaro Izumi (Northwestern University): "Wealth effects on politicians"
May 2, 20175:30 PM - 6:45 PMThe Susan Bies Lecture on Economics and Public PolicyClaudia Goldin (Harvard University):"Career and Family" Registration is not required. 
May 2, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesIan Dew-Becker (Northwestern University): "TBA"
May 1, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationEugenio Miravete (University of Texas, Austin): "One Markup to Rule them All: Taxation by Liquor Pricing Regulation"
May 1, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesHoracio Larreguy (Harvard University): "A Market Equilibrium Approach to Reduce the Incidence of Vote-Buying: Evidence from Uganda, with Chris Blattman, Ben Marx, and Otis Reid"
May 1, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumCeleste Watkins-Hayes (Northwestern University): "The Safety Net that AIDS Activism Built: Lessons for Intersectional Social, Economic, and Political Transformation"
May 1, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsMartin Beraja (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Counterfactual Equivalence in Macroeconomics"
May 1, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarAlex Theisen (Northwestern University): "Guns, Butter, and Words: The Value of Soft Power, Persuasion, and Deterrence in a Model of International Conflict"
April 29, 20178:00 AM - 2:00 PMPorter ConferenceA CSIO Conference in honor of Robert Porter
April 28, 201712:00 PM - 11:00 PMPorter ConferenceA CSIO Conference in honor of Robert Porter
April 27, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryTetyana Babina (Columbia University): "When Finance Leaves Does Enterprise Follow: the Long-Term Impact of Bank Distress on Entrepreneurship"
April 27, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarAnne Goodchild (University of Washington): "Delivering Sustainability: Transporting Goods in Urban Spaces"
April 27, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsRohini Pande (Harvard Kennedy School): "Information as an Incentive: Experimental Evidence on the Policy and Political Impacts of Anticipated Information Disclosures on Delhi Politicians"
April 27, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesYingni Guo (Northwestern University): "The Interval Structure of Optimal Disclosure"
April 26, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET-Math Center Economic Theory Workshop Ran Spiegler (Tel Aviv University): "Can agents with causal misperceptions be systematically fooled?""
April 26, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesRocco Macchiavello (University of Warwick): "Tropical Lending: Strategic Default, Contract Choice and Credit Constraints in the Coffee Chain"
April 26, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarChris Kalisiak (Northwestern University): "tba"
April 26, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarBrett Green (University of California, Berkeley): "Optimal Arrangements for Distribution in Developing Markets: Theory and Evidence"
April 26, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarSergio Armella Olazabal (Northwestern University): "Fiscal shocks in a model with sovereign default"
April 25, 20175:45 PM - 6:15 PMMeeting for Third Year Economics Graduate StudentsMandatory meeting.  Director of Graduate Studies will discuss important deadlines, degree requirements and funding availability, and will answer questions.
April 25, 20175:15 PM - 5:45 PMMeeting for Second Year Economics Graduate StudentsMandatory meeting.  Director of Graduate Studies will discuss important deadlines, degree requirements and funding availability, and will answer questions.
April 25, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsJoachim Freyberger (University of Wisconsin-Madison):  "Inference under shape restrictions"
April 25, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesNicolas Crouzet (Northwestern University): "Small and large firms over the business cycle"
April 24, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationSteve Puller (University of Texas A&M):  "Does Strategic Ability Affect Efficiency? Evidence from Electricity Markets" 
April 24, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumTerri Sabol (Northwestern University): "What is `High Quality' Early Childhood Education?"
April 24, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsMarios Angeletos (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Forward Guidance without Common Knowledge"
April 24, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarGabriel Ziegler (Northwestern University): "The Bewleyian Foundations of Solution Concepts of Games"
April 21, 20171:00 PM - 2:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarKota Murayama (Northwestern University): "Regulatory disclosure in persuasion"
April 20, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryMelanie Xue (Brown University): High-Value Work and the Rise of Women: The Cotton Revolution and Gender Equality in China
April 20, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsHeidi Williams (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "The More We Die, The More We Sell? A Simple Test of the Home-Market Effect"
April 20, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesVincent Crawford (University of Oxford): "Nonparamatic Analysis of Reference-Dependent Preferences"
April 19, 20175:30 PM - 6:30 PMNancy L. Schwartz Memorial LectureVince Crawford (University of Oxford): "Modeling Strategic Communication: From Rendezvous and Reassurance to Trickery and Puffery."  Reception prior to lecture at 4:30pm.
April 19, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesJohannes Horner (Yale University): "Motivational Ratings"
April 19, 201712:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium Series Steven Franconeri (Northwestern University): "Thinking with Data Visualizations, Fast and Slow"
April 19, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarLorena Keller (Northwestern University): "Capital Controls and Employment: Bank Credit Supply Channel"
April 19, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarPatrick Bolton (Columbia University): "The End of the “Modern Corporation” : Deregulation and Ownership of Electric Utilities"
April 19, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarHaritz Garro (Northwestern University): "States of Emergency, Counterterrorist Effort and the Selection of Politicians"
April 17, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationAndrew Sweeting (University of Maryland): Dynamic Oligopoly Pricing with Asymmetric Information:Implications for Mergers
April 17, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumRobin Nusslock (Northwestern University): "Your Brain on Reward: The Science of Incentive"
April 17, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsMatthew Shapiro (University of Michigan):  Stimulus Effects of Investment Tax Incentives: Production versus Purchases  
April 17, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarRyan Lee (Northwestern University): "An Axiomatic Approach to Measuring Mobility"
April 14, 20171:00 PM - 2:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarMatthew Leisten (Northwestern University): "Prisoners of Their Own Device: Direct Booking in the Hotel Industry"
April 13, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryMelissa Dell (Harvard University): "Nation Building Through Foreign Intervention: Evidence from Discontinuities in  Military Strategies"
April 13, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsAllison Morantz (Stanford University): "Rejecting the Grand Bargain: What Happens when Large Companies Opt out of Workers' Compensation?"
April 13, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarNigel Wilson (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Using Automated Data Sources to Improve the Performance of Public Transport Systems: A Framework and Applications"
April 13, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsOwen Zidar (The University of Chicago): "Who Profits from Patents? Rent-sharing at innovative firms"
April 13, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesJosh Mollner (Northwestern University): "Equilibrium Selection in Auctions and High Stakes Games"
April 12, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET-Math Center Economic Theory Workshop Joel Sobel (University of California, San Diego): "Effective Communication and Conventions"
April 12, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesJohn Asker (University of California, Las Angeles): "TBA"
April 12, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarJose Carreno (Northwestern University): "Competition, Market Concentration and the Transmission of Monetary Policy"
April 12, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarEmmanuel Farhi (Harvard University): "A Model of the International Monetary System"
April 12, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarGiacomo Magistretti (Northwestern University): "Optimal Government Spending and Debt Policies During Fiscal Crises"
April 11, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsBen Connault (University of Pennsylvania):   "Kernel Filtering"
April 11, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesSergio Rebelo (Northwestern University): "The Economics of the Oil Market" 
April 10, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationEric Budish (University of Chicago, Booth School of  Business): "Will the Market Fix the Market? A Theory of Stock Exchange Competition and  Innovation"
April 10, 201712:15 PM - 1:30 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesJoachim Voth (University of Zurich): "Rage Against the Machines: Labor-saving Technology and Unrest in England, 1830-32"
April 10, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumJohn Hagan (Northwestern University): "TBA"
April 10, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsJohn Cochrane (Stanford University):  "Michelson-Morley, Occam and Fisher: The Radical Implications of Stable Inflation at Near-Zero Interest Rates"
April 6, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryJames Feigenbaum (Harvard University): "Capital Destruction and Economic Growth: The Effects of Sherman’s March, 1850–1920"  
April 6, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsJacob Goldin (Stanford University): "Influence and Ideology in the American Judiciary: Evidence from Supreme Court Law Clerks"
April 6, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsSimone Schaner (Dartmouth College): "On Her Account: Can Strengthening Women's Financial Control Boost Female Labor Supply?"
April 6, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesBruno Strulovici (Northwestern University): "A theory of investigation failures, information manipulation, and institutional collapse"
April 5, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET-Math Center Economic Theory Workshop Volker Nocke (Universitat Mannheim): "Multiproduct-Firm Oligopoly: An Aggregative Games Approach"
April 5, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Department Seminar Series Simon Board (University of California in Los Angeles): "TBA"
April 5, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarChiara Maggi (Northwestern University): "The Short-Run Impact of Business Entry Deregulation"
April 5, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarMichael Roberts (University of Pennsylvania): "The History of the Cross Section of Stock Returns"
April 5, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarPinchuan Ong (Northwestern University): "Title TBA"
April 4, 20175:15 PM - 6:00 PMOrientation for Economics Graduate Students on the Job MarketDiscussion of procedures for graduate students thinking about entering the job market next year
April 4, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsIvan Canay (Northwestern University): "Approximate Permutation Tests and Induced Order Statistics in the Regression Discontinuity Design"
April 4, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesRajkamal Vasu (Northwestern University): "Product Market Relatedness, Antitrust and Merger Decisions" 
April 3, 201712:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium Series Elizabeth Pontikes (University of Chicago): "Construing Novelty: Category Boundaries and Venture Capital Investment in Entrepreneurs’ Recombination"
April 3, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesJohn Marshall (Columbia University): "Priors Rule: When Do Malfeasance Revelations Help or Hurt Incumbent Parties?"
April 3, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumMary McGrath (Northwestern University): “The Effect of Collaboration on Distributive Preferences”
April 3, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarJoseph Hardwick (Northwestern University): "Causal Inference in the presence of Interactive Fixed Effects" Please note room change.
March 30, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarWei Chen (Northwestern University): "Multidimensional Network Analysis of Customer Preferences in Engineering Design"
March 30, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsAmanda Pallais (Harvard University): "Valuing Alternative Work Arrangements"
March 30, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesGrant Clayton (Northwestern University): "Vertical Price Agreements: Implications for Value and Capital Structure"
March 29, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET-Math Center Economic Theory WorkshopMichihiro Kandori (University of Tokyo): "Cooperation and Dynamic Network Formation: A Game Theoretic Case Study"
March 29, 201712:30 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarSasha Indarte (Northwestern University): "Big Banks, Big Risks? The Effects of Bank Consolidation on Lending Standards"
March 29, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarRicardo Lagos (New York University): "Turnover Liquidity and the Transmission of Monetary Policy "
March 29, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarLoren Fryxell (Northwestern University): "Belief-Free Efficient Mechanism Design"
March 28, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsMichael Jansson (University of California, Berkeley): "Kernel-Based Semiparametric Estimators: Small Bandwidth Asymptotics and Bootstrap Consistency"
March 27, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationCostas Arkolakis (Yale University): "Combinatorial Discrete Choice"  
March 27, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumSandra Waxman (Northwestern University): "Moving Beyond the “Word Gap”: Thinking Critically About Language and Cognition in Infancy”
March 27, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsAnastasios Karantounias (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta): "Optimal fiscal policy with recursive preferences"
March 16, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsZachary Liscow (Yale University): "Do Court Mandates Change the Distribution of Taxes and Spending? Evidence from School Finance Litigation"
March 15, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarTitan Alon (Northwestern University): "The start-up deficit and aggregate productivity"
March 13, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsAndrew Atkeson (University of California, Los Angeles): "The Aggregate Implications of Innovative Investment in the Garcia-Macia, Hsieh, and Klenow Model"
March 9, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsOren Bar-Gill (Harvard University): "Disclosure Rules in Contract Law"
March 9, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarIan Savage (Northwestern University): "Anticipatory Pricing to Manage 'Flow Breakdown'"
March 8, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarAdam Guren (Boston University): "Mortgage Design in an Equilibrium Model of the Housing Market"
March 7, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesAlice Jun (Northwestern University): "Small Banks Financing Small Firms"
March 6, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationLorenzo Magnolfi (University of Wisconsin): "Estimation of Discrete Games with Weak Assumptions on Information"
March 6, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesNiklas Potrafke (LMU): "TBA"
March 6, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday Colloquium SeriesLaurie Zoloth (Northwestern University): "May We Make the World? Gene Drives and the Radical Ethics of Malaria Eradication"
March 6, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarCagri Akkoyun (Northwestern University): "How does finance affect innovation? Historical evidence from Blue Sky Laws."
March 2, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistorySantiago Perez (Stanford University):  "Railroads and the Rural to Urban Transition: Evidence from 19th-Century Argentina"
February 27, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday ColloquiumDavid Figlio, Paola Sapienza, and Morton Schapiro (Northwestern University): "Student Course Performance and Future Course-taking: Differences by Gender, Race, and Ethnicity"
February 23, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsGeoffrey Miller (New York University): "An Economic Analysis of Effective Compliance Programs"
February 23, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarGiovanni Circella (Georgia Tech University): "Exploring Millennials' Adoption of Shared Mobility & Attitudes Towards Vehicle Ownership in California"
February 22, 20173:45 PM - 4:15 PMPresentation to PhD Students on the Logistics of the Move Presentation by Associate Chair Ian Savage on the logistics of the move.  This is primarily for graduate students in years two and above.
February 22, 201712:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium Series Susan Fiske (Princeton University): "Ambivalent Stereotyping: Inequality & Conflict - or Peace"
February 22, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarEnrico Berkes (Northwestern University): "Urban Segregation and Rise of the Knowledge Economy"
February 20, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumDestiny Peery (Northwestern University): “In the Eye of the Beholder: When Race Perception Clashes with Anti-Discrimination Law”
February 17, 201711:15 AM - 12:45 PMFinance Junior Recruiting SeminarEmily Williams (London Business School): "Monetary Policy and the Funding Structure of Banks"
February 16, 20174:00 PM - 5:30 PMIPR Distinguished Public Policy LectureKathryn Edin (Johns Hopkins University): "Beyond $2 a Day: Solutions for Breaking the Cycle of Extreme Poverty"
February 16, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsElliott Ash (Princeton Woodrow Wilson School): "The Impact of Legal Schools of Thought"
February 15, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMIPR Performance Measurement & Rewards SeminarIftikhar Hussain (University of Sussex): "Consumer Response to School Quality Information Shocks: Evidence From the Housing Market and Parents’ School Choices"
February 15, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesLeslie Marx (Duke University): "A Mechanism Design Approach to Merger Review"
February 13, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday Colloquia SeriesJoseph Feinglass (Northwestern University): "The Affordable Care Act and Emergency Room Use in Illinois"
February 9, 20174:00 PM - 5:00 PMTransportation Center SeminarJason Cao (University of Minnesota): "Effects of the Light Rail Transit Development & Neighborhood Design on Travel Behavior"
February 8, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarMeredith Startz (Yale University): "The value of face-to-face: Search and contracting frictions in Nigerian trade"
February 8, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesJonah Rockoff (Columbia University) : "Teacher Applicant Hiring and Teacher Performance: Evidence from DC Public Schools"
February 8, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarMichael Wooley (Northwestern University): "Monetary Policy in an Economy With Production Networks"
February 8, 201711:15 AM - 12:45 PMFinance Junior Recruiting SeminarAaron Pancost (University of Chicago): "Do Financial Factors Drive Aggregate Productivity? Evidence from Indian Manufacturing Establishments"
February 6, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarPiotr Dworczak (Stanford University): "Mechanism Design with Aftermarkets: Cutoff Mechanisms"
February 6, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday Colloquium SeriesTabitha Bonilla (Northwestern University): "The Evolution of Human Trafficking Policy"
February 3, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarMara Squicciarini (Northwestern University): "Devotion and Development: Religiosity, Education, and Economic Progress in 19th-century France"
February 3, 201711:15 AM - 12:45 PMFinance Junior Recruiting SeminarNeele Balke (University College London): "The Employment Costs of Sovereign Default"
February 2, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsElisabeth Kempf (University of Chicago): "The Job Rating Game: The Effects of Revolving Doors on Analyst Incentives"
February 1, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarJohn Humphries (University of Chicago): "The Causes and Consequences of Self-Employment over the Life Cycle"
February 1, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesJuan Ortner (Boston University): "Progressive Learning"
February 1, 201712:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium SeriesSigal Barsade (University of Pennsylvania): "No Employee an Island: Workplace Loneliness and Job Performance"
February 1, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarHusnu Dalgic (Northwestern University): "Dollar Debt in Emerging Markets, Theory and Evidence from Turkey"
February 1, 201711:15 AM - 12:45 PMFinance Junior Recruiting SeminarYan Ji (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Job Search under Debt: Aggregate Implications of Student Loans"
January 30, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarEric John Auerbach (Stanford University): "Identification and Estimation of Models with Endogenous Network Formation"
January 30, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday Colloquium SeriesBenjamin Jones (Northwestern University): "The Dual Frontier: Patentable Inventions and Prior Scientific Advance"
January 30, 201711:15 AM - 12:45 PMFinance Junior Recruiting SeminarMoritz Lenel (Stanford University): "Safe Assets, Collateralized Lending and Monetary Policy"
January 27, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarMichael Best (Stanford University): "Individuals and Organizations as Sources of State Effectiveness, and Consequences for Policy Design"
January 25, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarJacopo Perego (New York University): "Searching For Information and the Diffusion of Knowledge"
January 25, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy SeminarDavid Silver (University of California, Berkeley): “Haste or Waste? Peer Pressure and the Distribution of Marginal Returns to Health Care"
January 25, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarHubert Kempf  (Ecole Normale Superieure de Cachan): "Public debt sustainability and defaults"
January 25, 201711:15 AM - 12:45 PMFinance Junior Recruiting SeminarChaojun Wang (Stanford University): "Core-Periphery Trading Networks"
January 23, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarMichael Gilraine (University of Toronto): "School Accountability and the Dynamics of Human Capital Formation"
January 20, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarChiara Margaria (Yale University): "Queueing to learn"
January 20, 201711:15 AM - 12:45 PMFinance Junior Recruiting SeminarYe Li (Columbia University): "Procyclical Finance: The Money View"
January 18, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarHugh Montag (Northwestern): "Entrepots and Economic Geography"
January 11, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarFelipe Shalders (Northwestern): "Minimum Wage Effects on Layoffs and Experimentation"  
January 10, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJunior Recruiting SeminarVivek Bhattacharya (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "An Empirical Model of R&D Procurement Contests: An Analysis of the DOD SBIR Program"
January 4, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarJordan Norris (Northwestern University): "The Home Market Effect in Many Locations"
December 8, 20165:00 PM - 6:30 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryTom Nicholas (Harvard Business School): "The Birth of American Ingenuity: Innovation and Inventors of the Golden Age"  (please note later start time)
December 8, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsTed Miguel (University of California, Berkeley): "Reevaluating Agricultural Productivity Gaps with Longitudinal Microdata"
December 8, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchAlice Jun (Northwestern University): “Small Bank Financing to Small Firms"
December 7, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarChris Kalisiak (Northwestern University): "Title TBA"
December 7, 201611:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance Department Speaker SeriesStefanie Stantcheva (Harvard University): "A Simpler Theory of Optimal Capital Taxation"
December 6, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsFrank DiTraglia (University of Pennsylvania): "Estimating the Effect of a Mis-measured, Binary, Endogenous Regressor"
December 6, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchAnthony DeFusco (Northwestern University): "Regulating Household Leverage"
December 6, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMECS Brown Bag Seminar Series Johnny Chan (Northwestern University): "Product Differentiation Under Search and Competition: Evidence from the Home Improvement Industry"
December 5, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationRyan Kellogg (University of Chicago): "Asymmetric Information, Drilling Distortions, and Oil and Gas Leases"
December 5, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsElena Afanasyeva (Goethe University):  "Bank Market Power and the Risk Channel of Monetary Policy"
December 5, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarMatthew Leisten (Northwestern University): "Capacity Constraints and Pricing in the Chicago Lodging Market"
December 2, 20161:00 PM - 2:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarRyan Lee (Northwestern University): "Cross-Validation in the Synthetic Control Method" 
December 1, 20164:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryLuigi Pascali (Universitat Pompeu Fabra): "Religion, Division of Labor and Conflict: Anti-Semitism in German Regions over 600 years"
December 1, 20164:00 PM - 5:15 PMNUTC Seminar Kermit Wies (Northwestern University): "An Overview of Regional Transportation Planning in Chicago"
December 1, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsBen Friedrich (Northwestern University):  "Internal labor markets and the competition for talent”
December 1, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchSridhar Srinivasan (Northwestern University) "Patents vs. Innovation: Evidence from Public Firms"
December 1, 201612:15 PM - 1:45 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsAdrien Verdelhan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Deviations from Covered Interest Rate Parity"
November 30, 20164:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsAlex Lee (University of Southern California Gould School of Law): "Settlement and Selection with Correlated Two-Sided Asymmetric Information"
November 30, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMCMS-EMS Theory WorkshopSylvain Chassang (Princeton University): “Collusion in Auctions with Constrained Bids: Theory and Evidence from Public Procurement”  
November 30, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarHusnu Dalgic (Northwestern University): "Effects of Household Dollarization"
November 30, 201611:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance Seminar Simon Gilchrist (Boston University): "Financial Heterogeneity and Monetary Union"
November 30, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarMichael Wooley (Northwestern University): "Monetary Policy and the Predictability of Nominal Exchange Rates"
November 29, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsFrank Schorfhiede (University of Pennsylvania): "Sequential Monte Carlo Methods for the Estimation of DSGE Models"
November 29, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchLorena Keller (Northwestern University): "The Unintended Consequences of Smoothing Capital Flows"
November 29, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMECS Brown Bag Seminar SeriesPhilip Marx (Northwestern University): "Learning and Bias"
November 28, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationNatalia Fabra (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid): "Product Choice and Price Discrimination in Markets with Search Costs"
November 28, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumSimone Ispa-Landa (Northwestern University): "Family, School, and Gender: Comparing Enrolled vs. Waitlisted Black Students for Urban-to-Suburban Busing Program"
November 28, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsMartin Eichenbaum (Northwestern University): "Monetary Policy and the Predictability of Nominal Exchange Rates"
November 28, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarAlex Theisen (Northwestern University): "Cultural Diversity, Formal and Informal Contract Enforcement, and Institutional Variation: A Game Theoretic Model"
November 23, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarGideon Bornstein (Northwestern University): "The Economics of Oil Markets" 
November 23, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarSergio Armella Olazabal (Northwestern University): “Holdout Creditors and Sovereign Debt Renegotiation”
November 22, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsRodrigo Pinto (University of California, Los Angeles): "Learning from Noncompliance: Incentives, Choice and Identification"
November 21, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationTobias Salz (Columbia University): "Intermediation and Competition in Search Markets: An Empirical Case Study"
November 21, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumDaniel Rodriguez (Northwestern University Law School): "Local Governance and the New Political Economy"
November 21, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsFabrizio Perri (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis): "Exchange Rate Policies at the Zero Lower Bound"
November 21, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarYutaro Izumi (Northwestern University): "The Role of Local Identity in Economic Development: Historical Evidence from Japan"
November 18, 20161:00 PM - 2:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarJoseph Hardwick (Northwestern University): "Causal inference in the presence of interactive fixed effects"
November 18, 201611:00 AM - 12:30 PMEconomics Senior Recruitment SeminarStefanie Stantcheva (Harvard)  
November 17, 20164:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryAnne Ruderman (Harvard University): "The Changing Use and Importance of Slave-Ship Captains in the Royal African Company"
November 17, 20164:00 PM - 5:15 PMNUTC Seminar Yanfeng Oyang (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign): "Planning Service Facilities Under Continuous Traffic Equilibrium"
November 17, 20164:00 PM - 6:00 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsDaniel Hemel (University of Chicago Law School): "Federalism and Inequality"
November 17, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsMushfiq Mobarak (Yale University): "Effects of Emigration on Rural Labor Markets”
November 17, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMMEDS Bag Lunch Seminar SeriesNicola Persico (Northwestern University): "Communication Among Investors"
November 17, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMFinance Department Speaker SeriesNeale Mahoney (University of Chicago): "Provider Incentives and Health Care Costs: Evidence from Long-Term Care Hospitals"
November 16, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMCMS-EMS Theory WorkshopAlexander Wolitzky (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Bounding Equilibrium Payoffs in Repeated Games with Private Monitoring: Theory and an Application to Collusion"  
November 16, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarEnrico Berkes (Northwestern University):"Rise of Knowledge Economy and Segregation in U.S. Cities"
November 16, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarGabriel Ziegler (Northwestern University): "Correlated Rational Expectations Equilibrium, Informative Prices, and the Hirshleifer Effect"
November 15, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsAndreas Hagemann (University of Michigan): "Placebo inference on treatment effects when the number of clusters is small"
November 15, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchGrant Clayton (Northwestern University): "Unions, Shareholdres, and the Choice of Bargining Power"
November 14, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationSimon Loertscher (University of Melbourne): "Prior-free Asymptotically Optimal Clock Auctions"
November 14, 201612:15 PM - 1:30 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesRohini Pande (Harvard Kennedy School): "E-governance, Accountability, and Leakage in Public Programs: Experimental Evidence from a Financial Managemet Reform in India"
November 14, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsChris Tonetti (Stanford University): "The Growth Dynamics of Innovation, Diffusion, and the Technology Frontier"
November 10, 20164:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryJoseph Manning (Yale University): "Climate change and the ancient economy"
November 10, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsChris Walters (University of California, Berkeley): "Leveraging Lotteries for School Value-added: Testing and Estimation”
November 9, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMCMS-EMS Theory WorkshopTakako Fujiwara-Greve (Keio University): "Diverse Behavior Patterns in a Symmetric Society with Voluntary Partnerships"  
November 9, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarTitan Alon (Northwestern University): "Human Capital, Inequality, and the Division of Labor"
November 8, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsIvana Komunjer (University of California, San Diego): "A Perturbation Approach to Nonlinear Filtering"
November 7, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationAndrey Fradkin (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): “Market Structure with the Entry of Peer-to-Peer Platforms: the Case of Hotels and Airbnb”
November 7, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsNobu Kiyotaki (Princeton University): "Monetary and Financial Policies in Emerging Markets"
November 7, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarKota Murayama (Northwestern University): "Information Sharing in Groups"
November 3, 20164:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryMara Squicciarini (Northwestern University): “Devotion and Development: Religiosity, Education, and Economic Progress in 19th-Century France”
November 3, 20164:00 PM - 6:00 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsScott Hemphill (New York University School of Law):"Strength, Scope, and Competition in Trademark Law"
November 3, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsJoe Kaboski (University of Notre Dame): "Growth Policy, Agglomeration, and (the Lack of) Competition”
November 3, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMCMS-EMS Bag Lunch Seminar Series Ian Dew-Becker (Northwestern University): "Directed attention and nonparametric learning"  
November 2, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMCMS-EMS Theory Workshop Xavier Vives (University of Navarra):"Market Power and Welfare in Asymmetric Divisible Good Auctions”        
November 2, 20161:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Department Seminar Series Paul Oyer (Stanford University):"The Roles of Nature and Nurture in Entrepreneurial Success"    
November 2, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarStephanie Johnson (Northwestern University): "What are the Costs of Ability-to-Repay Rules? Effects on Entrepreneurship and the Self-employed"
November 2, 201611:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance Department Speaker Series Lauren Cohen (Harvard Business School):"Lazy Prices"    
November 2, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarLaia Navarro-Sola (Northwestern University): "The effect of school discipline on academic achievement: evidence from North Carolina"
November 1, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsStefan Wager (Stanford University): "Solving Heterogeneous Estimating Equations with Gradient Forests"
November 1, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag Lunch Nicola Persico (Northwestern University): "Communication Among Shareholders"  
November 1, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMMECS Brown Bag Seminar Series - Strategy Department Rainer Widmann (Northwestern University): "The Effect of Government Research Grants on Firm Innovation: Theory and Evidence from Austria"  
October 31, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationSoheil Ghili (Northwestern University): "Network Formation and Bargaining in Vertical Markets: The Case of Narrow Networks in Health Insurance"
October 31, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsPer Krusell (Institute for International Economic Studies): "Labor Supply in the Future: Who Will Work?"
October 31, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarBruno Barsanetti (Northwestern University): "A Hypothesis on Sectoral Productivity Growth Rates"
October 30, 20169:00 AM - 5:00 PMColumbia/Duke/MIT/Northwestern Industrial Organization Theory ConferenceDay 1 of 2
October 29, 20169:00 AM - 5:00 PMColumbia/Duke/MIT/Northwestern Industrial Organization Theory ConferenceDay 1 of 2
October 28, 20161:00 PM - 2:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarVictoria Marone (Northwestern University): "Bending the Cost Curve the Wrong Way? Evaluation of Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) Regulation in the Health Insurance Industry"
October 27, 20164:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryAndrei Markevich (New Economic School): "The Economic Effects of the Abolition of Serfdom: Evidence from the Russian Empire"
October 27, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsAmy Wagner (Northwestern University): "Effect of physician-hospital financial integration on health outcomes and spending”
October 27, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchMitchell Petersen (Northwestern University): "Understanding Precautionary Cash at Home and Abroad"  
October 27, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMMEDS Department Bag Lunch Seminar SeriesRohit Lamba (Penn State): "Dynamic Contracting under Financial Constraints"
October 26, 20164:00 PM - 5:30 PMIPR Distinguished Public Policy LectureAndrew Cherlin (Johns Hopkins University): "The Economy, the Family, and Working-Class Discontent" Registration required at: www.ipr.northwestern.edu/events/cherlin.html
October 26, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMCET / CMS-EMS Theory Workshop - MEDS DepartmentAnqi Li (Washington University, St Louis): "Optimal Incentive Contract with Costly and Flexible Monitoring"  
October 26, 20161:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Department Seminar SeriesDavid Miller (University of Michigan): "Relational Contracting with External Enforcement"  
October 26, 201612:30 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarSena Coskun (Northwestern University): "Young, Educated, Unemployed"
October 26, 201612:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Seminar Speaker SeriesKate Kellogg (MIT Sloan School of Management): "Subordinate Activation Tactics: Using Informal Influence for Reform Implementation and Micro-Institutional Change in Professional Organizations"    
October 26, 201611:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance Department Speaker SeriesStijn Van Nieuwerburgh (New York University):"Identifying the Benefits from Home Ownership: A Swedish Experiment"    
October 26, 201611:00 AM - 12:30 PMEconomics Senior Recruitment Seminar Nico Voigtlaender (UCLA)  
October 25, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsDaniel Wilhelm (University College London): "A Nonparametric Test for the Presence of Measurement Error"
October 25, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchRajkamal Vasu (Northwestern University):"Optimal M&A Advisory Contracts"
October 25, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMMECS Brown Bag Seminar Series - Strategy DepartmentSoheil Ghili (Northwestern University):"Network Formation and Bargaining in Vertical Markets: The Case of Narrow Networks in Health Insurance"  
October 24, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationAmanda Starc (Northwestern University): "Externalities and Benefit Design in HealthInsurance"
October 24, 201612:15 PM - 1:30 PMPolitical Economy Seminar Series (MEDS Department)Raul Sanchez de la Sierra (University of California Berkeley): "Title TBA"
October 24, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR Colloquium - IPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday Colloquium SeriesLori Beaman (Northwestern Univeristy): “Improving the Productivity of Subsistence Farmers: Policy Lessons from Mali”  
October 24, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarHuseyin Cagri Akkoyun (Northwestern University): "Agency Problem in Private Companies"
October 21, 20161:00 PM - 2:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarLoren Fryxell (Northwestern University): "Optimal Dominant-Strategy Collusion within Homogeneous-Goods Pivot Mechanisms"
October 20, 20164:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryDavid Jacks (Simon Fraser University): "Infant Mortality and the Repeal of Federal Prohibition"
October 20, 20164:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarRichard Arnott (University of California, Riverside): "Some Parking Economics"
October 20, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsCecilia Peluffo (Northwestern University): "Social Safety Nets for the Elderly and Women’s Empowerment”
October 20, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMMEDS Bag Lunch Seminar SeriesRonen Gradwohl (Northwestern University):"Privacy in Online Social Networks"  
October 19, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMCET / CMS-EMS Theory Workshop - MEDS DepartmentChristopher Chambers (University of California, San Diego):"On Multiple Discount Rates"
October 19, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMIPR/Q-Center ColloquiumUri Simonsohn (Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania): "Two-Lines: The First Valid Test of U-Shaped Relationships”  
October 19, 20161:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Department Seminar SeriesLisa Kahn (Yale University): "Do Recessions Accelerate Routine-Biased Technological Change?  Evidence from Vacancy Postings"
October 19, 201612:30 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarSasha Indarte (Northwestern University): "TBA"
October 19, 201611:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance Department Speaker SeriesHaoxiang Zhu (MIT): "Size Discovery"
October 19, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarMackenzie Endress (Northwestern University): "Constraining Prospective Dictators: Comparative Institutional Analysis in a Dynamic Persuasion Framework"
October 19, 201611:00 AM - 12:30 PMEconomics Senior Recruitment Seminar Ulrich Mueller (Princeton)  
October 18, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsSergey Gitlin (Northwestern University): "Efficient estimation with smooth penalization"
October 18, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchHao Sun (Northwestern University): "Counterparty Risk"  
October 18, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMMECS Brown Bag Seminar Series - Strategy DepartmentPaolina Medina (Northwestern University):"Selective Attention in Consumer Finance: Evidence from an RCT in the Credit Card Market"
October 17, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationGermán Bet (Northwestern University): "The Productivity Effects of Corporate Diversification"
October 17, 201612:15 PM - 1:30 PMPolitical Economy Seminar Series (MEDS Department)Adam Meirowitz (Princeton University):"Information Sharing and Moral Hazard in Team Production of Public Goods"  
October 17, 201612:15 PM - 1:30 PMQuantitative Finance SeminarErik Vogt (Federal Reserve Bank of New York):"Global Variance Term Premia and Intermediary Risk Appetite" Note: Location change and this is on a Monday
October 17, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR Colloquium - IPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday Colloquium SeriesWesley G. Skogan (Northwestern University): "Stop and Frisk and Police Legitimacy in Chicago"  
October 17, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsLarry Christiano (Northwestern University): "Does the New Keynesian Model Have a Uniqueness Problem?"
October 17, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarPinchuan Ong (Northwestern University): "The Effect of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program on Local Area Economic Outcomes: Evidence from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act"
October 14, 201612:15 PM - 1:30 PMQuantitative Finance SeminarStephanie Toper (Northwestern University):"Performing Intraday Portfolio Analysis and Optimization with High Frequency Market Data"
October 13, 20164:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryGuillaume Daudin (Universite de Dauphine): "The rise of Europe and Atlantic trade: did national institutions do it?"
October 13, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied MicroeconomicsMartin Rossi (Universidad de San Andres): "Subsidized home-ownership programs, transaction costs, and domestic violence”
October 13, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchLouis Simpson (Northwestern University):"The Differences Between How Boards Function Today Versus the Past" Note: Location change and this is on a Thursday
October 13, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMMEDS Department Bag Lunch Seminar SeriesJeffrey Mensch (Northwestern University): "On the Existence of Monotone Pure-Strategy Perfect Bayesian Equilibrium in Games with Complementarities"  
October 12, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMCMS-EMS Theory WorkshopChristian Ewerhart (University of Zurich): "Title TBA" A reception will follow the presentation at 5pm in Room 531 (Faculty Lounge)  
October 12, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMIPR/Q-Center ColloquiumJames Kim (Harvard University): “Strategic Replication: A Method for Scaling Evidence-Based LiteracyInterventions”  
October 12, 20161:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Department Seminar SeriesAlberto Galasso (University of Toronto): "Title TBA"
October 12, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarBastian Schulz (Ifo Institute): "'Wage Rigidity and Labor Market Dynamics with Sorting'"
October 12, 201611:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance Department Speaker SeriesThomas Winberry (University of Chicago): ""Lumpy Investment, Business Cycles, and Stimulus Policy"  
October 11, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in EconometricsSofya Budanova (Northwestern University): "Penalized maximum likelihood estimation of finite mixture models with unknown number of components"
October 11, 201612:30 PM - 1:45 PMJoint IPR/HDSP Event Ron Haskins (Brookings Institute): "Will Evidence-Based Policy Improve the Nation’s Social Programs?"      
October 11, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchIan Dew-Becker (Northwestern University):"Directed Attention and Nonparametric Learning"
October 11, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMMECS Brown Bag Seminar Series - Strategy DepartmentTom Hamami (Northwestern University): "Networking Effects, Bargaining Power and Product Review Bias: Theory and Evidence"
October 10, 201612:15 PM - 1:30 PMPolitical Economy Seminar Series (MEDS Department)Tiberiu Dragu (New York University): "The Dynamic Foundations of Terrorism and Counterterrorism"
October 10, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR Colloquium - IPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday Colloquium SeriesThomas Ogorzalek (Northwestern University): “Antiracism Without Antiracists: City Representation and Racial Realignment,1933-63”  
October 10, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsCosmin Ilut (Duke University): "Learning, Confidence, and Business Cycles"
October 10, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarJose Carreno-Garcia (Northwestern University): "Untangling and Understanding Unobserved Total Factor Productivity"
October 9, 20161:00 PM - 3:00 PMEconomics Department Faculty, Staff and Graduate Student ReceptionWelcome reception for new Economics faculty, staff and graduate students.  Presentation of Distinguished Teaching Assistant awards.  All Economics faculty, staff, graduate students and their families / partners invited.  By invitation only, RSVP by noon on Monday October 3.
October 7, 201612:15 PM - 1:30 PMQuantitative Finance SeminarChristian Conrad (University of Heidelberg):"Testing for an Omitted Long-Term Component in Multiplicative GARCH Models"
October 6, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Applied Microeconomics/Workshop in Economic HistoryHoyt Bleakley (University of Michigan): "Longevity, Education, and Income: How Large is the Triangle?”
October 6, 20163:00 PM - 4:30 PMWorkshop in Economic History/Workshop in Applied MicroeconomicsHoyt Bleakley (University of Michigan): "Longevity, Education, and Income: How Large is the Triangle?” Please note different start time
October 6, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchGeorge Georgiadis (Northwestern University):"Risk-Taking and Simple Contracts"
October 6, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMMEDS Bag Lunch Seminar SeriesDavid Rodina (Northwestern University):"Information Design and Career Concerns"
October 5, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMCET / CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopLeeat Yariv (California Institute of Technology): "Optimal Dynamic Matching"
October 5, 20161:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Department Seminar SeriesReed Walker (UC, Berkeley): "Energy Prices, Pass-Through, and Incidence in U.S. Manufacturing"
October 5, 201612:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Seminar Speaker SeriesEvan Apfelbaum (MIT Sloan School of Management): "Beyond One-Size-Fits-All: Tailoring Diversity Approaches to the Representation of Social Groups"
October 5, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarYuta Takahashi (Northwestern University): "Winners and Losers in Trade : A Quantification"
October 5, 201611:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance Department Speaker SeriesAllan Timmermann (University of California, San Diego):"Transparency, Investor Information Acquisition, and Money Market Fund Risk Rebalancing during the 2011-12 Eurozone Crisis" Note: Only hard-copies of paper available in room 401
October 5, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarMichiel De Jong (Northwestern University): "Are We Underestimating Growth? The Role of Fixed and Marginal Costs in the Severity of the New Product Bias"
October 4, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag LunchRavi Jagannathan (Northwestern University): "Tail Risk in Momentum Strategy Returns"
October 4, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMMECS Brown Bag Seminar Series - Strategy DepartmentCan Urgun (Northwestern University):"Contract Manufacturing Relationships"
October 3, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationRobin Lee (Harvard University): "Equilibrium Insurer-Provider Networks: Exclusion, Tiering and Steering"
October 3, 201612:15 PM - 1:30 PMPolitical Economy Seminar Series (MEDS Department)Pedro Dal Bo (Brown University): "The Demand for Bad Policy when Voters Underappreciate Equilibrium Effects"
October 3, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR Colloquium - IPR Fay Lomax Cook Monday Colloquium SeriesLeslie McCall (Northwestern University):  "The Opportunity Model of Beliefs about Inequality and Redistribution"  
October 3, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsEmi Nakamura (Columbia University): "The Elusive Costs of Inflation:Price Dispersion during the U.S. Great Inflation"
October 2, 20168:00 AM - 6:00 PMEMCON 2016 - Empirics and Methods in Economics ConferenceA 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.
October 1, 20168:00 AM - 6:00 PMEMCON 2016 - Empirics and Methods in Economics ConferenceA 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.
September 30, 20161:30 PM - 3:00 PMShort CourseJean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics): "On some social determinants of behavior and institutions" Lecture 4 of 4
September 29, 20164:30 PM - 6:00 PMWorkshop in Economic HistoryJoachim Voth (University of Zurich): "Killer Incentives: Awards, Status Competition, and Pilot Performance during World War II"
September 29, 20164:00 PM - 5:00 PMNUTC Academic Seminar SeriesMarta Gonzalez (MIT): "Big Data to Tackle Urban Mobility Challenges" 
September 29, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMCMS-EMS Bag Lunch Seminar SeriesJeff Ely (Northwestern University): "Dynamic Information Design: Two Examples"  
September 29, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchShamika Ravi (Brookings India): "The Impact of Electronic Voting Machines on Electoral Frauds, Democracy and Development"Note: This is on a Thursday
September 28, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMCMS-EMS Theory WorkshopErik Madsen (Madsen Consulting Engineering): "Optimal Project Termination with an Informed Agent" A reception will follow the presentation at 5pm in Room 531 (Faculty Lounge)  
September 28, 20161:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Department Seminar SeriesNavin Kartik (Columbia Univeristy):"Single-Crossing Differences on Distributions"
September 28, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarAndreas Kropf (Northwestern University): "TBA"
September 28, 201611:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance Department Speaker SeriesDaniel Paravisini (London School of Economics): "Adverse Selection on Maturity: Evidence from Online Consumer Credit"
September 28, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarHaritz Garro (Northwestern University): "Economic Activity and Political Polarization: Evidence from US State Legislatures"
September 27, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Applied Microeconomics/Workshop in EconometricsAmanda 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)
September 27, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Econometrics/Workshop in Applied MicroeconomicsAmanda Kowalski (Yale University): "Doing More When You're Running Late:Applying Marginal Treatment Effect Methods to Examine Treatment Effect Heterogeneity in Experiments"
September 27, 201612:30 PM - 1:45 PMJoint IPR/HDSP/DevSci Event - HDSP Brown Bag SeriesOrla Doyle (Geary Institute, University College, Dublin): "Intervening Early to Promote School Readiness: An RCT of the Preparing for Life Program"  
September 27, 201612:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Department Bag LunchPaolina del Carmen Medina Palma (Northwestern University): "Selective Attention in Consumer Finance: Evidence from a Randomized Intervention in the Credit Card Market"
September 27, 201612:00 PM - 1:00 PMMECS Brown Bag Seminar SeriesJeffrey Mensch (Northwestern University): "On the Existence of Monotone Pure-Strategy Perfect Bayesian Equilibrium in Games with Complementarities" 
September 26, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMShort CourseJean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics): "On some social determinants of behavior and institutions" Lecture 3 of 4
September 26, 20163:30 PM - 5:00 PMWorkshop in Industrial OrganizationJean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics): "On some social determinants of behavior and institutions" Lecture 3 of 4
September 26, 201612:15 PM - 1:30 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesFilipe Campante (Harvard University): "Development and Political Conflict in the Global Network of Air Links"  
September 26, 201612:00 PM - 1:30 PMWorkshop in MacroeconomicsEmmanuel Farhi (Harvard University): "Optimal Taxation with Behavioral Agents"
September 26, 201611:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarChiara Maggi (Northwestern University): "The Macroeconomic Impact of Product-Market Liberalization"
September 23, 20161:30 PM - 3:00 PMShort CourseJean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics): "On some social determinants of behavior and institutions" Lecture 2 of 4