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Seminars 2013 | 30-12-2013
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December 24, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Anna Obizhaeva (University of Maryland)
«Smooth Trading with Overcondence and Market Power»

December 23, 2013
Andrey Sirchenko (Higher School of Economics)
«Do the votes of policymakers add information to private sector anticipation of monetary policy?"

December 09, 2013
Raymond Duch (University of Oxford)
«Tax Compliance under Different Redistributive Taxation and Welfare Transfer Policies: An Experiment»

November 06, 2013, at 4.40 p.m.
Sebastien Bradley (Drexel University)
«Property tax salience and payment delinquency»

October 24, 2013
Chris Ahlin (Michigan State University)
«Group formation with fixed group size: complementarity vs. substitutability»

October 16, 2013, at 4.40 p.m., r.520
Jean Philippe Platteau (Université de Namur)
«Optimal Discipline in Donor-Recipient Relationships: Reframing the Aid Effectiveness Debate»

October 14, 2013
Mika Meitz (University of Helsinki)
«A Gaussian mixture autoregressive model for univariate time series»

October 9, 2013, at 4.40 p.m.
Teodora Paligorova (Bank of Canada)
«Monetary Policy and Bank Risk-Taking: Evidence from the Corporate Loan Market"

October 4, 2013
Hank Bessembinder (University of Utah)
«Market Making Obligations and Firm Value»

September 13, 2013
Clemens Puppe (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)
«Strategically Robust Allocation Mechanisms: The Median Voter Theorem Generalized»

September 11, 2013, at 4.00 p.m.
Serguei Netessine (INSEAD)
«Are Consumers Strategic? Structural Estimation from the Air-Travel Industry»

September 6, 2013
Oleg Itshoki (Princeton University)
«Importers, Exporters, and Exchange Rate Disconnect»

July 3, 2013
Oleg Baranov (University of Colorado at Boulder)
«The Combinatorial Clock Auction, Revealed Preference and Iterative Pricing»

July 2, 2013
Georgy Egorov (Kellogg School of Management)
«Endogenous Property Rights»
(joint with Daniel Diermeier and Konstantin Sonin)

June 17, 2013
Wojciech Kopczuk (Columbia University)
«Mansion Tax: The Effect of Transfer Taxes on the Residential Real Estate Market» (with David Munroe)

June 14, 2013
Luis Araujo (Michigan State University)
«Money and Social Norms»

June 10, 2013
Yuichi Kitamura (Yale)
«Nonparamrtric analysis of random utility models» (joint with Joerg Stoye)

June 7, 2013
Stefan Sperlich (University of Geneve)

June 5, 2013
Juan Carlos Escanciano (Indiana)
«Set Inferences and Sensitivity Analysis in Semiparametric Partially Identified Models»

May 31, 2013
Yuri Tserlukevich (Arizona State)
«Can Idiosyncratic Cash Flow Shocks Explain Asset Pricing Anomalies?"

May 29, 2013
Anil Bera (University of Illinois)
«Specication Testing for Panel Spatial Models»

May 22, 2013
Maxim Mironov (IE Business School)
«Auditors and Corporate Theft: Evidence from Russia»

May 20, 2013
Gur Huberman (Columbia)
«The Unheralded Regulatory Forbearance in the US Financial Crisis»

May 15, 2013 
Gonul Colak (Florida State University)
«International IPO Markets and a Foreign IPO Puzzle»
Co-authored with April Knill and Kelsey Syvrud

April 24, 2013 
Catherine Thomas (LSE)
«Capacity Investment under Demand Uncertainty: The Role of Imports in the U.S. Cement Industry»

April 19, 2013
Yakov Bart (INSEAD)
«The Diversification Paradox: Covariance Information and Risk Perception Among Novice Investors»

April 10, 2013 — CANCELLED
Patrick Rey (Toulouse School of Economics)

March 22, 2013 
M. Angeles Carnero (Alicante)
«Effects of outliers on asymmetric GARCH models»

March 20, 2013
Josh Tucker (New York University)
«Communism’s Shadow: Communist Legacies and Political and Economic Attitudes in Post-Communist Countries»

March 04, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Toomas Hinnosaar (Collegio Carlo Alberto)
«Calendar Mechanisms»

February 28, 2013 at noon-1.15 p.m. — Online Job Market Seminar
Valery Charnavoki (University of Valencia)
«The effects of global shocks on small commodity exporting economies. New evidence from Canada»

February 28, 2013, at 2.30-3.15 p.m.- Online Job Market Seminar
Nicky Grant (University of Cambridge)
«Identification from Moment Conditions with Singular Variance»

February 25, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Federico Zincenko (UCLA)
«Nonparametric Sieve Estimation in First-Price Auctions with Risk-Averse Bidders»

February 21, 2013 — Job Market Seminar — CANCELLED
Valery Charnavoki (University of Valencia)
«The effects of global shocks on small commodityexporting economies. New evidence from Canada»

February 20, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Osman Furkan Abbasoglu (University of Southern California)
«Risky Health Behaviors and Medical Expenditures: The Role of Policy»

February 18, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Pamela Campa (Stockholm IIES)
«Press and Leaks: Do Newspapers Reduce Toxic Emissions?"

February 13, 2013, at 1.30 p.m., r.720 — Job Market Seminar
Federico Droller (Brown University)
«Migration and Economic Development: Evidence from Settlements in the Pampas»

February 13, 2013, at 11.15 a.m., r.720 — Job Market Seminar
Florencia Higa (Brown University)
«Can Walmart make us healthier? The effect of market forces on health care utilization»

February 11, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Melissa Tartari (Yale University)
«What Distributional Impacts Mean: Welfare Reform Experiments and Competing Margins of Labor Supply Adjustment»

February 7, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Amanda Jakobsson (Stockholm School of Economics)
«In Support of the TRIPs Agreement»

February 6, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Theodore Koutmeridis (Warwick University)
«Information, Finance and Wage Inequality»

February 5, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Annaig Morin (European University Institute)
«Wage Dispersion over the Business Cycle»

February 4, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Li Lin (Saïd Business School)
«Debt Deflation Effects of Monetary Policy»

January 31, 2013 - Job Market Seminar
Taneli Makinen (Stockholm School of Economics)
«Information Acquisition and Learning from Prices Over the Business cycle»

January 30, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Teodor Dyakov (Rotterdam School of Management)
«Do Investors Use Fund Holdings to Infer Managerial Skill?"

January 28, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Marit Hinnosaar (Northwestern University)
«Time Inconsistency and Alcohol Sales Restrictions»

January 24, 2013 — Job Market Seminar
Hosny Zoabi (Tel Aviv University)
«International Trade, the Gender Wage Gap, Female Labor Force Participation and Growth»
Seminars are held at 1.20 pm in the conference room (office 720), unless noted otherwise.

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