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
November 16, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMSeminar in Economic HistoryJose-Antonio Espin-Sanchez (Yale University): "La “Doña” e mobile"
November 16, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsAndrew Verstein (Wake Forest Law School): "TBA"
November 16, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarCynthia Chen (University of Washington-Seattle): "A Universal Methodology for Learning Cascading Failure Dynamics in Interdependent Networks"
November 16, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMSeminar in Applied MicroeconomicsRicardo Perez-Truglia (Univeristy of California, Los Angeles): "How Much Does Your Boss Make? The Incentive Effects of Horizontal and Vertical Inequality"
November 16, 201712:30 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarStephanie Johnson (Northwestern University): "TBA"
November 16, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesRene Vizcaino (Northwestern University): "TBA"
November 15, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET/CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopsEva Tardos (Cornell University): "Learning and Efficiency of Outcomes in Games"
November 15, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesLones Smith (University of Wisconsin-Madison): "The Comparative Statics of Sorting"
November 15, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMDevelopment Economics Lunch SeminarLaia Navarro-Sola (Northwestern University): "TBA"
November 15, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarJane Olmstead-Rumsey (Northwestern University): "Portfolio Choice Under Inflation Uncertainty"
November 15, 201711:00 AM - 12:15 PMFinance SeminarAtif Mian (Princeton University): "How Do Credit Supply Shocks Affect the Real Economy? Evidence from the United States in the 1980s" 
November 14, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesCharles Nathanson (Northwestern University): "The Effect of New Construction on House Prices"
November 14, 201711:00 AM - 12:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarGunnar Stefansson (Chalmers University of Technology & University of Iceland): "Digitalization of Transport Management—a voyage not a destination"
November 13, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in Industrial OrganizationMyrto Kalouptsidi (Harvard University): "Geography, Search Frictions and Endogenous Trade Costs"
November 13, 20171:30 PM - 3:30 PMShort CourseRichard Blundell (University College London): "The Microeconometric Analysis of Consumption, Savings and Labor Supply" Lecture 2 of 4
November 13, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumRachel Beatty Riedl (Northwestern University): "Pews to Politics: How Religious Ideas Can Influence Modes of Political Engagement in Africa and Beyond"
November 13, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesRuben Enikolopov (Universitat Pompeu Fabra): "TBA"
November 13, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMSeminar in MacroeconomicsUlrike Malmendier (University of California): “The Making of Hawks and Doves”
November 13, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarEgor Kozlov (Northwestern University): "Fighting the Biology: Fertility, Aging and Reproductive Technologies"
November 9, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMSeminar in Economic HistoryLionel Kesztenbaum (Institut national d'etudes demographiques): "Wealth in the trenches. Social class and survival during the Great War"
November 9, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarMehmet Basdere (Northwestern University): "Models and Approaches to Multi-Objective Arc Tour Problems with an Application to Marathon Course Design"
November 9, 20173:00 PM - 4:15 PMSeminar in Applied MicroeconomicsEmily Breza (Harvard University): "Information Delivery under Endogenous Communication: Experimental Evidence from the Indian Demonetization"
November 9, 201712:30 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarLorean Keller (Northwestern University): "TBA"
November 9, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesBela Szabadi (Northwestern Univeristy): "TBA"
November 8, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET/CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopsAriel Rubinstein (Tel Aviv University): "Multi-dimensional Reasoning in Games: Framework, Equilibrium and Applications"
November 8, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesAkshaya Jha (Carnegie Mellon University): "The Economic Benefits versus Environmental Costs of India's Coal Fired Power Plants"
November 8, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarRiccardo Marchingiglio (Northwestern University): "Occupational Licenses and Statistical Discrimination"
November 8, 201711:00 AM - 12:15 PMFinance SeminarHoward Kung (London Business School): "QE in the Fiscal Theory: A Risk-Based View"
November 7, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in EconometricsSimon Lee (Columbia University): "Identifying the Effect of Persuasion"
November 7, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesQiushi Huang (Northwestern University): "TBA"
November 7, 201711:00 AM - 12:30 PMTransportation Center SeminarAnn Campbell (University of Iowa): "Decision Support for Attended Home Deliveries in Urban Areas"
November 6, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in Industrial OrganizationAli Hortacsu (University of Chicago): "TBA"
November 6, 20171:30 PM - 3:30 PMShort CourseRichard Blundell (University College London): "The Microeconometric Analysis of Consumption, Savings and Labor Supply" Lecture 1 of 4
November 6, 201712:30 PM - 1:30 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesTommaso Nannicini (Bocconi University): "Adventures of a Political Economist in the World of Policy Making"
November 6, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumVijay Mittal (Northwestern University): "Following Youth at Risk for Developing Schizophrenia: Translating Basic Psychopathology Research to Real-World Implementation"
November 6, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMSeminar in MacroeconomicsRicardo Lagos (New York University): "Turnover Liquidity and the Transmission of Monetary Policy"
November 6, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarDjulustan Nikiforov (Northwestern University): "Hierarchies of Power"
November 2, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMSeminar in Economic HistoryLeonard Wantchekon (Princeton University): "Education, Social Mobility and Risk Attitudes: Evidence from Benin"
November 2, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsSam Norris (Northwestern University): "Judicial Errors: Evidence from Refugee Appeals"
November 2, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarEric Miller (University of Toronto): "Agent-Based Activity/Travel Microsimulation: What's Next?"
November 2, 20173:00 PM - 4:15 PMSeminar in Applied MicroeconomicsLauren Falcao Bergquist: (University of Chicago) "Pass-through, Competition, and Entry in Agricultural Markets: Experimental Evidence from Kenya"
November 2, 201712:30 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarJordan Norris (Northwestern University): "The Home Market Effect in Many Locations"
November 2, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesDaniel Fershtman (Northwestern University): "TBA"
November 1, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET/CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopsFuhito Kojima (Yale University): "Fair Matchings under General Constraints"
November 1, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesKyle Myers (University of Pennsylvania): "The Elasticity of Science: Evidence from Targeted Funding at the National Institutes of Health"
November 1, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarLudvig Sinander (Northwestern University): "The converse envelope theorem"
November 1, 201711:00 AM - 12:15 PMFinance SeminarEmil Siriwardane (Harvard University): "Does Precautionary Savings Drive the Real Interest Rate? Evidence from the Stock Market"
October 31, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in EconometricsRusty Tchernis (Georgia State University): "On the Estimation of Treatment Effectswith Endogenous Misreporting"
October 31, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesEileen Driscoll (Northwestern University): "Desperate House Sellers: Distress Among Developers"
October 30, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in Industrial OrganizationDavid Benson (Northwestern University): "Lemon Dropping: Do physicians respond to incentives?"
October 30, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumChristopher Udry (Northwestern University): "Unpacking a Multi-Faceted Program to Build Sustainable Income for the Poor"
October 30, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesPamela Campa (University of Calgary): "Politico-economic regimes and attitudes: Female workers under state socialism"
October 30, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMSeminar in MacroeconomicsAlireza Tahbaz-Salehi (Northwestern University): "Supply Chain Disruptions: Evidence from the Great East Japan Earthquake"
October 30, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarDmitry Sedov (Northwestern University): "Information Exchange between Competitors"
October 26, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMSeminar in Economic HistoryCarol H. Shiue (University of Colorado): "Social Mobility in the Long-Run: An Analysis with Five Linked Generations in China 1300-1900"
October 26, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsKeith Chen (University of California Los Angeles): "Politics Gets Personal: Effects of Political Partisanship and Advertising on Family Ties"
October 26, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarAlejandro Molnar (Vanderboilt University): "The Marginal Congestion of a Taxi inNew York City"
October 26, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarAlejandro Molnar (Vanderbilt University): "The Marginal Congestion of a Taxi in New York City"
October 26, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMSeminar in Applied MicroeconomicsBen Roth (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Targeting High Ability Entrepreneurs Using Community Information: Mechanism Design in the Field"
October 26, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesNabil Al-Najjar (Northwestern University): "TBA"
October 26, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarTitan Alon (Northwestern University): "Earning More by Doing Less: Human Capital Specialization and the College Wage Premium"
October 25, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET/CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopsBotond Koszegi (Central European University): "TBA"
October 25, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesRalph Boleslavsky (University of Miami): "TBA"
October 25, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarAna Danieli (Northwestern University): "Expenditure Elasticity and Transmission of Monetary Policy"
October 25, 201711:00 AM - 12:15 PMFinance SeminarMartin Schmalz (University of Michigan): "Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives"
October 24, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMIPR ColloquiumAmy Finkelstein (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Subsidizing Health Insurance for Low-Income Adults: What Does It Do and What Does That Mean?"
October 24, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in EconometricsEric Mbakop (Northwestern University): "Identification of Auctions with Incomplete Bid Data in the Presence of Unobserved Heterogeneity"
October 24, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PM'Who Needs to Do What Differently?' Seminar: A. Finkelstein (MIT) - Subsidizing Health Insurance for Low-Income Adults: What Does It Do and What Does That Mean?"Subsidizing Health Insurance for Low-Income Adults: What Does It Do and What Does That Mean?" by Amy Finkelstein, John and Jennie S. MacDonald Professor of Economics, Massachusettes Institute of Technology This is part of the 'Who Needs to Do What Differently?' Series. This new series, cosponsored with the Global Poverty Research Lab at the Buffett Institute for Global Studies, focuses on the policy journey for research. Following a research presentation, the speaker will discuss "who needs to do what differently" because of the knowledge generated by the research. For logistics information, please contact Ellen Dunleavy at ipr@northwestern.edu.For questions about the series, contact Dean Karlan at karlan@northwestern.edu.
October 24, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesScott Baker and Lorenz Kueng (Northwestern University): "Shopping for Lower Sales Tax Rates" 
October 23, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in Industrial OrganizationYuta Toyama (Northwestern University): "Incentives to Invest, Storable Permits, and Transaction Costs in Market-Based Environmental Regulation"
October 23, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumSera Young (Northwestern University): "Why Is Food Insecurity So Harmful in the First 1,000 Days of Life? Findings from East Africa"
October 23, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMSeminar in MacroeconomicsCorina Boar (Princeton University): "Dynastic Precautionary Savings"
October 19, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMSeminar in Economic HistoryBhashkar Mazumder (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago): "The Effects of the 1930s HOLC 'Redlining' Maps"
October 19, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMSeminar in Applied MicroeconomicsSara Heller (University of Michigan): "Rethinking the Benefits of Youth Employment Programs: The Heterogeneous Effects of Summer Jobs"  
October 19, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesArjada Bardhi (Northwestern University): "Optimal Discovery and Influence Through Selective Sampling"
October 19, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarSena Coskun (Northwestern University): "Young, Educated, Unemployed"
October 18, 20177:30 PM - 9:00 PMTransportation Center - Leon N. Moses LectureMartin Eichenbaum (Northwestern University): "Outlook for the US Economy: Is this as good as it gets?’"
October 18, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET/CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopsDirk Bergemann (Yale University): "Selling to Intermediaries: Optimal Auction Design in a Common Value Model"
October 18, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesMarina Halac (Columbia University): "TBA"
October 18, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarIsaac Loh (Northwestern University): "Stability Results for Stochastic Economic Systems"
October 18, 201711:00 AM - 12:15 PMFinance SeminarMaryam Farboodi (Princeton University): "The Emergence of Market Structure"
October 18, 201711:00 AM - 12:30 PMIPR ColloquiumVictoria Stodden (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign): "CompareML: Structuring Machine-Learning Research in Data-Driven Science"
October 18, 201710:00 AM - 11:30 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium Series Beth Bechky (New York University): "The Specter of Testifying: Truth and Proof in Forensic Science "
October 17, 20174:00 PM - 5:00 PMTransportation Center SeminarNikolas Geroliminis (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne): "Dynamic Clustering and Perimeter Control in Large-scale Urban Networks"
October 17, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in EconometricsVishal Kamat (Northwestern University): "Identification with Latent Choice Sets: The Case of the Head Start Impact Study''
October 17, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesHao Sun (Northwestern University): "TBA"
October 16, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in Industrial OrganizationMariano Irace (Northwestern University): "Patient loyalty in hospital choice: Evidence from New York"
October 16, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumBrian Uzzi (Northwestern University): "A Simple Model of the Shift from Low to High Lethality for Terror Organizations"
October 16, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesNageeb Ali (Pennsylvania State University): "The Perverse Politics of Polarization"
October 16, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMSeminar in MacroeconomicsMark Aguiar (Princeton University): “Leisure Luxuries and the Labor Supply of Young Men”
October 16, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarRicardo Dahis (Northwestern University): "Administrative Unit Proliferation and Development: Evidence from Brazilian Municipalities"
October 15, 20171:00 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 9.
October 12, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMSeminar in Economic HistoryRobert E. Lucas (University of Chicago): "What Was the Industrial Revolution?"  
October 12, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsMaya Sen (Harvard University): "Influence and Ideology in the American Judiciary: Evidence from Supreme Court Law Clerks"
October 12, 20174:00 PM - 5:15 PMTransportation Center SeminarR. "Jay" Jayakrishnan (University of California, Irvine): "Efficiency from User-driven Service Order Adjustments in Collaborative Consumption of Supply in Transportation"
October 12, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMSeminar in Applied MicroeconomicsJanjala Chirakijja (Northwestern University): "The Local Economic Impacts of Prisons"
October 12, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesGeorge Georgiadis (Northwestern University): "TBA"
October 12, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarEnrico Berkes (Northwestern University) "Income Segregation and Rise of the Knowledge Economy"
October 11, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET/CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopsPierpaolo Battigalli (Universita Bocconi): "Beliefs, Plans, and Perceived Intentions in Dynamic Games"
October 11, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesJohannes Horner (Yale University): "Motivational Ratings”
October 11, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarJessica Jeffers (University of Chicago): "The Impact of Restricting Labor Mobility on Corporate Investment and Entrepreneurship" 
October 11, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarKohei Matsumura (Northwestern University): "Demographic transition and housing prices'"
October 10, 201712:30 PM - 1:30 PMSeminar in MacroeconomicsMario Pietrunti (Banca d'Italia): "Monetary Policy in Times of Debt"
October 10, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesGrant Clayton (Northwestern University): "Product Market Strategy and Capital Structure: Evidence from Resale Price Maintenance" 
October 9, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in Industrial OrganizationJames Myatt (Northwesten University): "Market Power and Long-Run Technology Choice in the U.S. Electricity Industry"
October 9, 201712:00 PM - 1:00 PMIPR ColloquiumMonica Prasad (Northwestern University): "Approaches to Corruption: A Synthesis of the Scholarship"
October 9, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMSeminar in MacroeconomicsIlse Lindenlaub (Yale University): "Multi-Dimensional Sorting Under Random Search"
October 5, 20176:30 PM - 8:30 PMAll-Chicago Friends of Economic History DinnerThe specific information regarding our Autumn dinner is: Who: Werner Troesken (University of Pittsburgh) What: “The Pox of Liberty: How the Constitution Left Americans Rich, Free, and Prone to Infection” When: Thursday, 5 October 2017 Where: The Great Room Seabury-Western, 600 Haven Northwestern University Time: Cocktails at 6:30 PM Dinner at 7:00 PM Price: You will be a guest of the Center for Economic History
October 5, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMSeminar in Economic HistoryWerner Troesken (University of Pittsburgh): "Lead Exposure and the Perpetuation of Low Socioeconomic Status"
October 5, 20174:00 PM - 5:45 PMSoshnick Colloquium on Law and EconomicsTonja Jacobi (Northwestern University): "Judicial Conflicts and Voting Agreement: Evidence from Interruptions at Oral Argument"
October 5, 20174:00 PM - 5:00 PMTransportation Center SeminarChris Bushell (Chicago Transit Authority): "A Tale of Two Stations: Civil Engineering & Design of the WIlson & 95th Street Stations"
October 5, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMSeminar in Applied MicroeconomicsSam Norris (Northwestern University): "Judicial Errors: Evidence from Refugee Appeals"
October 5, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesGeorgy Egorov (Northwestern University): "Strategic Communication with Minimal Verification" 
October 5, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarYuta Takahashi (Northwestern University): "How to Blow up the World: Non-existence and Feasibility"
October 4, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET/CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopSimon Board (University of California Los Angeles): "An Inspection Model of Learning in Networks"
October 4, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMEconometrics Mini CourseDenis Chetverikov (University of California): "Double machine learning for causal inference"
October 4, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesNeil Thompson (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Science Is Shaped by Wikipedia: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial"
October 4, 201712:15 PM - 1:45 PMManagement & Organizations Colloquium Series Emilio J. Castilla (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Best in Class: The Returns on Application Endorsement in Higher Education"
October 4, 201711:30 AM - 12:45 PMFinance SeminarDavid Schoenherr (Princeton University): "Unemployment Insurance, Strategic Unemployment, and Firm-Worker Collusion"
October 4, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarJoe Long (Northwestern University): "Selective out-migration under the Chinese Exclusion Act"
October 3, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in EconometricsDenis Chetverikov (University of California, Los Angeles): "On Cross-Validated Lasso"
October 3, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesDimitris Papanikolaou (Northwestern University): "Technological Innovation and the Distribution of Labor Income Growth"
October 2, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in Industrial OrganizationAlejandro Molnar (Vanderbilt University): "The marginal congestion of a taxi in New York City"
October 2, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMEconometrics Mini CourseDenis Chetverikov (University of California): "High-dimensional central limit theorems"
October 2, 201712:00 PM - 1:15 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesErnesto Dal Bo (University of California, Berkeley): "What We Know (And Don't Know) About Who Becomes a Politician"
October 2, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMSeminar in MacroeconomicsAlisdair McKay (Boston University): "Optimal Automatic Stabilizers"
September 28, 20174:30 PM - 6:00 PMSeminar in Economic HistoryZvi Eckstein (Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya) "Nature or Nurture? Jewish Childcare and Population Growth in Eastern and Central Europe, 1500-1930"
September 28, 20173:00 PM - 4:30 PMSeminar in Applied MicroeconomicsPaul Mohnen (Northwestern University): "The Impact of the Retirement Slowdown on the U.S. Youth Labor Market"
September 28, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMBag Lunch Seminar SeriesJeff Ely (Northwestern University): "Moving the Goalposts"
September 28, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMMacroeconomics Lunch SeminarAbdou Ndiaye (Northwestern University): "Flexible Retirement and Optimal Taxation"
September 27, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMJoint CET/CMS-EMS Theory WorkshopsJacob Leshno (Columbia University): "Monopoly without a Monopolist: An EconomicAnalysis of the Bitcoin Payment System"
September 27, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMEconometrics Mini CourseMatt Masten (Duke University): "When Exogeneity Fails: Systematic Methods for Robustness Checks"
September 27, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMStrategy Seminar SeriesMichael Whinston (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "The Welfare Effects of Long-Term Health Insurance Contracts"
September 27, 201711:15 AM - 12:30 PMFinance SeminarSebastian Di Tella (Stanford University): "Why are Banks Exposed to Monetary Policy?" 
September 27, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarFrancisco Poggi (Northwestern University): "Conjecture Exploration and Good News Bias"
September 26, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in EconometricsMatt Masten (Duke University): "Interpreting Quantile Independence"
September 26, 201712:15 PM - 1:15 PMFinance Bag Lunch SeriesCraig Furfine (Northwestern University): “The impact of risk-retention regulation on commercial mortgage underwriting.”
September 25, 20173:30 PM - 5:00 PMSeminar in Industrial OrganizationJing Li (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Comptility and Investment in the U.S. Electric Vehicle Market"
September 25, 20171:30 PM - 3:00 PMEconometrics Mini CourseMatt Masten (Duke University): "When Exogeneity Fails: Systematic Methods for Robustness Checks"  
September 25, 201712:00 PM - 1:15 PMPolitical Economy Seminar SeriesErnest Liu (Princeton University): "Industrial Policies and Economic Development" 
September 25, 201712:00 PM - 1:30 PMSeminar in MacroeconomicsRohan Kekre (University of Chicago Booth School of Business): "Unemployment Insurance in Macroeconomic Stabilization”
September 25, 201711:00 AM - 12:00 PMEconomics 501: Graduate Student SeminarBence Bardoczy (Northwestern University): "Unemployment Risk and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism"
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"