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Seminars 2009 | 30-12-2009
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December 29, 2009
Olesya Grishchenko (PennState)
«The Information Content of the Embedded Deflation Option in TIPS "

December 25, 2009
Anton Cheremukhin (UCLA)
«Labor Matching Model: Putting the Pieces Together»

December 24, 2009
Rustam Ibragimov (Harvard)
«T-statistic Based Correlation and Heterogeneity Robust Inference, with Applications to Risk, Inequality and Concentration»

December 23, 2009  Georgy Egorov (NES’03, Kellogg School of Management)

December 22, 2009
Sergei Popov (NES’05, University of Illinois)
«Equilibrium Sovereign Default with Endogenous Exchange Rate Depreciation»

December 21, 2009
Alexey Kushnir (PennState)
«Signalling in Matching Markets»

December 17, 2009
Tymofiy Mylovanov (PennState)

December 16, 2009 at 10.00 am, r. 720
Patrick Kelly (University of South Florida)
«Financial Market Openness and Monetary Control»

October 21, 2009
Vladimir Klyuev (IMF)
«Unconventional monetary policy»

October 14, 2009
Roman Zakharenko (HSE)
«Children Versus Ideas: an «Influential» Theory of Demographic Transition»

October 7, 2009
Irina Levina «The problem of orphanage in Russia»

October 2, 2009, at 1.20 p.m., r. 520
David Stromberg (IIES, Stockholm University)
«Press Coverage and Political Accountability»

September 23, 2009
Ruben Enikolopov (NES’02)
«Elite Capture of Local Institutions: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan»

September 15, 2009
Lucio-Mauro Vinhas-De-Souza (European Commission) «The Impact of the Global Crisis on Neighbouring Countries of the EU»

September 14, 2009
Paul Klein (The University of Western Ontario)
«Risk sharing with private information in general equilibrium»

September 9, 2009 
Alexander Ugarov (Trade Marketing Research) «The model of market balance on real estate markets in Russian regions»

September 8, 2009
Andrei Shilov (Institute for Employment Research, Nurnberg)
«The minimum wage introduction under market demonopolization policy»

July 29, 2009
Sergey Tsyplakov (Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina)
«Originator Performance, CMBS Structures and Yield Spreads of Commercial Mortgages»

July 28, 2009
Patrick J. Kelly (University of South Florida)
«Are Emerging Markets More Profitable? Implications for Comparing Weak and Semi-Strong Form Efficiency»

July 22, 2009
Yuri Kabanov (Universite de Besancon; Central Economics and Mathematics Institute)
«Stochastic deflators and American options for models with transaction costs»

June 29, 2009
Ruben Atoyan (IMF)
«The Duration of Capital Account Crises — An Empirical Analysis»

June 18, 2009
Emilia Simeonova (IIES Stockholm)
«What Happens When Charity Care Requirements Expire? Evidence from Hill-Burton Hospitals in Florida»

June 15, 2009
Alexander Matros(The University of Pittsburgh)
«Tournaments with side payments»

June 10, 2009
David Tarr (NES)
«The Political, Regulatory and Market Failures that Caused the US Financial Crisis: What are the Lessons?"

June 8, 2009
Andrei Simonov (Michigan)
«On the Real Effects of Bank Bailouts: Micro-Evidence from Japan»

June 1, 2009
Yuri Tserlukevich (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
«The Propensity to Save and Incentives to Reduce Debt»

May 27, 2009, 13:30, r. 720
Irina Tytell (IMF)
Presentation of the World Economic Outlook

May 26, 2009, at 12.00 am, r. 720
Francis Vella (Georgetown University)
«Immigrant Networks and Their Implications for Occupational Choice and Wages»

May 22, 2009, at 1.00 p.m., r.720
Sergey Kovbasyuk (NES’06; Toulouse)
«Scarce Monitors, Underpricing of IPOs, and Discrimination between Investors»

May 15, 2009, at 1.00 pm, r. 720
Oleg Schetinin (Toulouse)
«Contracting Under Reciprocal Altruism»

April 22, 2009
Yelena Tuzova (University of Minnesota)
«A Model of Tax Evasion with Heterogeneous Firms»

April 10, 2009, 1.00 pm, r. 720
Pierre Yared (Columbia Business School)
«Income and Democracy»

April 8, 2009
Tracy Dennison (CalTech)
«Contract Enforcement in Russian Serf Society»

April 1, 2009
Dimitrios Tsomocos (Oxford)
«Modelling housing and mortgage crisis"(co-authored with Charles Goodhart)"

March 18, 2009
«Per Capita Income, Market Access Costs, and Trade Volumes»

March 11,2009
Oleg Itskhoki (Harvard University, NES’04)
Frequency of Price Adjustment and Pass-through

March 6, 2009
Shlomo Weber (Southern Methodist University)
Equilibria in models of social interaction

February 25, 2009 -CANCELLED
Katya Kartashova (University of Minnesota)
«Improving Public Equity Markets: How Much Pain, How Much Gain?"

February 24, 2009
Edward Green (Pennsylvania University)
Innovation, Demand and Welfare in the US Health Care Sector

February 19, 2009
Tymofiy Mylovanov (Penn State)
«Optimal Auction Design and Irrelevance of Privacy of Information»

February 12, 2009
Art Durnev (McGill University, NES’96)
Corporate investments: Learning from restatement

February 10, 2009
Sergei Paltsev (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Global Change)
Economic Modeling of Energy and Environment: Current Approaches and Challenges

February 6, 2009
Sergei Koulaev (NESí 03; Columbia Unversity)
Estimating search with learning
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